Period
to 19 October 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 19 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 West
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 194 201
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 +15
Contract jobs citing CMDB 26 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.073% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 0.26% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 12
South West median daily rate £388 - £373
10th Percentile £313 - £151
90th Percentile £541 - £626
England median daily rate £425 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +1.19% -6.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.25 £50.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -55.50% +75.44% +80.72%

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 1,768 1,531 1,725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.08% 27.77% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,100 925 1,152
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 82 110
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £31.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +27.21% -19.87%
10th Percentile £17.39 £12.79 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £44.25
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

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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 19 October 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 19 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
Wiltshire +2 17 £400 -
Devon - 3 - -
Bristol -15 2 £388 -
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
4 6 (23.08%) Supply Chain Management
5 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Service Management
6 4 (15.38%) Windows
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) Banking
7 3 (11.54%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
7 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 3 (11.54%) User Experience
7 3 (11.54%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (11.54%) Remedy
7 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 3 (11.54%) Validation
8 2 (7.69%) CMS
8 2 (7.69%) Workflow
8 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
8 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 2 (7.69%) SLA
8 2 (7.69%) zOS
8 2 (7.69%) AIX
8 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (7.69%) Unisys

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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 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) Site Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Configuration Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Test Specialist
3 5 (19.23%) Asset and Configuration Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Service Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Change Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Change and Configuration Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL Change Manager
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL Configuration Manager
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Software Configuration Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Environment Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Platform Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) AIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Supply Chain Management
4 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (11.54%) Validation
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 2 (7.69%) Workflow
8 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.85%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Remedy
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) Unisys
3 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO