The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for HP UCMDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP UCMDB over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

HP Universal Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 647 631
Rank change year-on-year +41 -16  
Contract jobs citing HP UCMDB 4 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.078% 0.065% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £380 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

HP UCMDB is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5111 6178 4748
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.85% 11.47% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6519 7894 4984
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 304 210
Median hourly rate £17.50 £28.88 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.39% +37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £17.47 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +66.66%  

HP UCMDB
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HP UCMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HP UCMDB in the UK

HP UCMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP UCMDB.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UCMDB in the UK

HP UCMDB
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP UCMDB within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +62 3 - - 1
England +36 3 - - 1
UK excluding London +36 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP UCMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for HP UCMDB.

1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) BMC
2 7 (87.50%) Motorola
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (87.50%) MS Visio
2 7 (87.50%) WLAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) OPNET
2 7 (87.50%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) TippingPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) DataPower
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Splunk
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (87.50%) DMVPN
2 7 (87.50%) FortiGate
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (87.50%) IOS XR
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco IOS

HP UCMDB
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (87.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (87.50%) DMVPN
1 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
1 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) IOS XR
1 7 (87.50%) WLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (12.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Assistant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management Assistant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
1 7 (87.50%) DataPower
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (87.50%) FortiGate
1 7 (87.50%) OPNET
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) BMC
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Motorola
2 7 (87.50%) Splunk
2 7 (87.50%) TippingPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba