Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 247 285
Rank change year-on-year -58 +38 +21
Contract jobs citing CMDB 73 120 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.74% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.37% 2.46% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 81 71
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £146 £281 £150
90th Percentile £550 £538 £613
England median daily rate £425 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +1.19% -6.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £11.00 - -
England median hourly rate £22.25 £50.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year -55.50% +80.18% +75.97%

CMDB is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,320 4,883 5,404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.34% 30.01% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,157 2,793 3,128
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £225
90th Percentile £588 £569 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 257 314
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.39% -9.53% +21.87%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.10 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMDB in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in the South East

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +1 41 £450 +12.50% 5
Oxfordshire +17 14 £490 +8.89% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 14 £425 +30.27% 4
Berkshire -16 13 £400 -5.88%
Hampshire -45 12 £500 +21.21% 3
Kent +8 8 £434 -
Surrey -42 8 £440 +8.64% 2
West Sussex -15 3 £450 +32.84%
East Sussex - 1 - -
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 44 (60.27%) ITIL
2 34 (46.58%) Configuration Management
3 33 (45.21%) Service Management
4 29 (39.73%) ITSM
5 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (30.14%) ServiceNow
7 21 (28.77%) ITIL V3
8 14 (19.18%) Asset Management
9 13 (17.81%) Change Management
9 13 (17.81%) Remedy
9 13 (17.81%) MS Visio
10 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
10 12 (16.44%) XML
10 12 (16.44%) User Stories
11 11 (15.07%) Workflow
11 11 (15.07%) Migration
12 10 (13.70%) Service Delivery
12 10 (13.70%) HTML
12 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (12.33%) Taxonomies
13 9 (12.33%) Remedy ITSM
13 9 (12.33%) SQL
13 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
14 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (10.96%) SOAP
14 8 (10.96%) Web Services
14 8 (10.96%) Windows
14 8 (10.96%) SLA
14 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
14 8 (10.96%) REST

CMDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.59%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) nginx
3 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.37%) assyst
2 1 (1.37%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.11%) IaaS
2 3 (4.11%) PaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.37%) Office 365
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) DMZ
1 2 (2.74%) ICMP
1 2 (2.74%) LAN
1 2 (2.74%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (2.74%) SNMP
2 1 (1.37%) 3G
2 1 (1.37%) DOCSIS
2 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.37%) LTE
2 1 (1.37%) MPLS
2 1 (1.37%) SDH
2 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.37%) VoIP
2 1 (1.37%) VoLTE
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
2 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Advertising
4 2 (2.74%) Publishing
5 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Billing
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Analyst
2 10 (13.70%) Service Manager
3 8 (10.96%) Administrator
3 8 (10.96%) Developer
3 8 (10.96%) Process Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Service Transition Manager
3 8 (10.96%) ServiceNow Developer
3 8 (10.96%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Transition Manager
4 7 (9.59%) Service Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Configuration Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Change Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) ITIL Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Configuration Manager
7 3 (4.11%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) XML
2 10 (13.70%) HTML
3 8 (10.96%) REST
3 8 (10.96%) SOAP
3 8 (10.96%) Web Services
4 5 (6.85%) CSS
4 5 (6.85%) HTML5
4 5 (6.85%) jQuery
4 5 (6.85%) Node.js
5 2 (2.74%) JDBC
5 2 (2.74%) LDAP
5 2 (2.74%) ODBC
5 2 (2.74%) SailPoint
5 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.37%) JSON
6 1 (1.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
1 9 (12.33%) Taxonomies
2 7 (9.59%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.85%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) TM Forum
5 1 (1.37%) Contactless
5 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.37%) Handset
5 1 (1.37%) iPad
5 1 (1.37%) iPhone
5 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.11%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Unix
3 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (60.27%) ITIL
2 34 (46.58%) Configuration Management
3 33 (45.21%) Service Management
4 29 (39.73%) ITSM
5 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (28.77%) ITIL V3
7 14 (19.18%) Asset Management
8 13 (17.81%) Change Management
9 12 (16.44%) User Stories
10 11 (15.07%) Migration
10 11 (15.07%) Workflow
11 10 (13.70%) Service Delivery
12 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (9.59%) Data Modelling
13 7 (9.59%) Problem Management
13 7 (9.59%) Programme Management
13 7 (9.59%) Release Management
14 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
14 6 (8.22%) Issue Tracking
14 6 (8.22%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
2 9 (12.33%) SQL
3 5 (6.85%) Java
4 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.74%) Groovy
5 2 (2.74%) PHP
5 2 (2.74%) Python
5 2 (2.74%) Ruby
6 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.74%) Degree
4 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.37%) MCSA
5 1 (1.37%) MCSE
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) PMO
1 8 (10.96%) SLA
2 7 (9.59%) QA
3 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.37%) COBIT
4 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (4.11%) Netcool
1 3 (4.11%) Single Sign-On
1 3 (4.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.74%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.37%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.37%) OpenView
3 1 (1.37%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) ServiceNow
2 13 (17.81%) Remedy
3 7 (9.59%) BMC
4 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
6 1 (1.37%) Apple
6 1 (1.37%) CA
6 1 (1.37%) Capita
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.37%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.37%) Nokia
6 1 (1.37%) Tandberg
6 1 (1.37%) Virgin Media