Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 16 December 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 West
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 199 193
Rank change year-on-year -8 -6 +25
Contract jobs citing CMDB 21 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.32% 0.091% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.33% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 12
South West median daily rate £394 £300 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -18.37% +119.40%
10th Percentile £313 £210 £151
90th Percentile £583 £324 £525
England median daily rate £432 £428 £450
% change year-on-year +1.02% -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £28.50 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -48.18% +25.71% +106.90%

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,917 1,515 1,653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.59% 27.45% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,197 932 1,125
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £259 £190 £225
90th Percentile £575 £545 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 73 124
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £32.50 £26.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.78% +24.40% -28.91%
10th Percentile £15.20 £11.78 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £58.18 £44.43
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.28% +5.26%

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in the South West over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Wiltshire -7 17 £381 -
Bristol -16 3 £388 +25.00% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £575 -
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 West region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (14.29%) Workflow
5 3 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
6 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) CMS
6 2 (9.52%) AIX
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) SharePoint

CMDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.76%) Site Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy AR System
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Test Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Change Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Change and Configuration Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Change Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Configuration Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Software Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) IT Change Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Platform Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Test Environment Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) AIX
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) High Availability
5 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) APMP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) SAP
1 2 (9.52%) Unisys
2 1 (4.76%) BMC
2 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy
2 1 (4.76%) TIBCO