The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 113 125 118
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing CMDB 10 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.37% 0.52% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £400 £353 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £353 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £353 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +172.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £29.14 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+54.45% +87.96%
CMDB
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
729 955 753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.00% 33.50% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 486 396
Median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 20
Median hourly rate £40.25 £36.00 £14.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +145.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.10 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Aberdeen -6 4 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £375 -
Glasgow - 2 £400 -
Edinburgh +20 1 £600 -
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Problem Management
3 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (46.67%) Service Management
3 7 (46.67%) Change Management
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Management
5 5 (33.33%) Release Management
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) BMC
6 4 (26.67%) Remedy
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) ITSM
6 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (26.67%) QMS
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (26.67%) Application Performance Management
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) Network Security
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Network Design
7 3 (20.00%) Migration

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (26.67%) VPN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) BGP
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) Multicast
3 2 (13.33%) NetScreen
3 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support
2 2 (13.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) CatOS
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Problem Management
3 7 (46.67%) Change Management
3 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (46.67%) Service Management
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Management
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) Release Management
6 4 (26.67%) Application Performance Management
6 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (26.67%) ITSM
6 4 (26.67%) QMS
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) Network Design
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
8 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
8 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
8 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCSP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) CISSP
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) XenApp
1 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) BMC
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Remedy
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) AppSense
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Lotus
5 1 (6.67%) Lumension
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) VMware