The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack 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 OpenStack over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £421 £500 £320
% change year-on-year
-15.80% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
105 88 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.02% 11.38% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 53 48
Average daily rate £300 £340 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £242 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing OpenStack 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 OpenStack.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) JSP 440
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) HP SIM

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing OpenStack 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 OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £445.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago