Period
to 19 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 19 April 2019 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 126 104
Rank change year-on-year +10 -22 +24
Contract jobs citing CMDB 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.51% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -6.45% -13.89%
10th Percentile £214 £329 £364
90th Percentile £396 £386 £421
Scotland median daily rate £399 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +32.92% -20.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £46.00

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 665 780 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.38% 27.76% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 445 327
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £261 £221 £206
90th Percentile £575 £575 £543
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.50 £17.68 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.23% -59.25% +97.23%
10th Percentile £15.04 £14.38 £14.66
90th Percentile £46.63 £121.25 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +32.50% -23.81% -28.57%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing CMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in Edinburgh

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
4 1 (14.29%) Netcool
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) PKI
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Access Control Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Management Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software License Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Netcool
1 1 (14.29%) TADDM
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk