The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 57 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing CMDB 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.54% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 1.17% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£324 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £388 £344
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.77 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £15.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -64.28%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
169 171 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.65% 27.80% 22.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 73 74
Average daily rate £325 £338 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +20.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £223 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £450 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMDB across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMDB across the Glasgow region.

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing CMDB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMDB.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) VBScript
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) BT
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing CMDB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Monitoring Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Deskside Support
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Incident Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) HP