The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £444 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
OpenStack
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
99 160 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.28% 18.37% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 76 47
Median daily rate £330 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £233 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £396 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.47% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.27%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) HP
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (25.00%) DHCP
8 5 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) Migration
8 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (25.00%) Office 365
9 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (15.00%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Skype
3 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (10.00%) SNMP
3 2 (10.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Server Building
3 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Records Management
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) MCSA
5 3 (15.00%) MCSE
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (10.00%) MCP
6 2 (10.00%) MCTS
7 1 (5.00%) CCNA
7 1 (5.00%) CCNP
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Firmware
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Altiris
5 2 (10.00%) AppSense
5 2 (10.00%) IronPort
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Nintex
6 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint