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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 120 129 115
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing CMDB 17 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.19% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.90% 0.64% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 13
Median daily rate £224 £325 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.07% -12.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £305 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £345 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £15.77 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+71.21% -40.49%
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
893 936 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.17% 29.32% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 434 428
Median daily rate £344 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £244 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 37 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £65.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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
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 26 July 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
Renfrewshire - 7 £224 -
Glasgow +7 4 £150 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 25 (69.44%) Configuration Management
2 21 (58.33%) ITIL
3 17 (47.22%) Finance
4 15 (41.67%) Data Centre
5 12 (33.33%) Time Management
5 12 (33.33%) Release Management
6 11 (30.56%) Project Management
6 11 (30.56%) HP
6 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
6 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
7 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
8 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
8 8 (22.22%) Service Management
8 8 (22.22%) Quality Management
8 8 (22.22%) LAN
8 8 (22.22%) WAN
9 7 (19.44%) Software License Management
9 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
9 7 (19.44%) Cisco
9 7 (19.44%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (19.44%) Change Management
9 7 (19.44%) MPLS
9 7 (19.44%) OSPF
9 7 (19.44%) BGP
9 7 (19.44%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (19.44%) Network Design
9 7 (19.44%) ServiceNow
9 7 (19.44%) CatOS
9 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
10 6 (16.67%) MS Visio

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 5 (13.89%) CMS
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) LAN
1 8 (22.22%) WAN
2 7 (19.44%) BGP
2 7 (19.44%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (19.44%) MPLS
2 7 (19.44%) OSPF
2 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.89%) Multicast
3 5 (13.89%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Fiddler
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Configuration Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) Asset Management Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Network Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) Service Management Analyst
6 6 (16.67%) Change Manager
7 5 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (11.11%) Developer
8 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Consultant
10 2 (5.56%) LAN Engineer
10 2 (5.56%) LAN/WAN Engineer
10 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
10 2 (5.56%) WAN Engineer
11 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
11 1 (2.78%) NetApp Specialist
11 1 (2.78%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
11 1 (2.78%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) BYOD
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) CatOS
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Configuration Management
2 21 (58.33%) ITIL
3 12 (33.33%) Release Management
3 12 (33.33%) Time Management
4 11 (30.56%) Project Management
4 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
5 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 8 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 8 (22.22%) Service Management
6 7 (19.44%) Change Management
6 7 (19.44%) Network Design
6 7 (19.44%) Software License Management
7 6 (16.67%) QMS
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
8 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
8 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Validation
9 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) TADDM
1 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) HP
2 7 (19.44%) Cisco
2 7 (19.44%) ServiceNow
3 4 (11.11%) BT
3 4 (11.11%) Siemens
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) AppSense
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Lotus
5 1 (2.78%) Lumension
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec