The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 54 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.84% - 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.58% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Computing
Scotland

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

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
19 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.65% 1.01% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Average daily rate £320 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -37.36%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cloud Computing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware