Period
to 17 June 2018

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 17 June 2018 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 104 133
Rank change year-on-year -17 +29 -
Contract jobs citing CMDB 7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.85% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% -13.89% -
10th Percentile £329 £364 £425
90th Percentile £386 £421 £475
Scotland median daily rate £300 £375 £227
% change year-on-year -20.00% +65.20% -43.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £51.00 £45.50
% change year-on-year - +12.09% +38.36%

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 820 588 922
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.36% 29.22% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 347 440
Edinburgh median daily rate £409 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% -3.03% +13.01%
10th Percentile £275 £206 £280
90th Percentile £538 £525 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.25 £43.39 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.24% +42.26% +79.41%
10th Percentile £12.60 £15.88 £12.72
90th Percentile £63.25 £52.17 £49.13
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £34.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -48.53% -12.26% +87.29%

CMDB
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 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 17 June 2018, 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 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Splunk
5 1 (14.29%) Nessus
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) New Relic
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM

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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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Change Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Change Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) New Relic
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk