Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 125 127
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -
Contract jobs citing CMDB 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 1.24% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
Scotland median daily rate £300 £375 £224
% change year-on-year -20.00% +67.41% -31.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 830 728 823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.95% 27.19% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 399 443
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £276
90th Percentile £549 £538 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.40% +8.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +89.69% -9.63%
10th Percentile £12.60 £10.81 £10.78
90th Percentile £20.83 £43.39 £49.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £28.75 £36.75
% change year-on-year -39.13% -21.77% +98.65%

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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 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 20 September 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 7 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) ITSM
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) Server Management
4 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Nessus
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement

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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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) XHTML
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) Server Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) New Relic
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk