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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 46 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.36% 0.38% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.61% 2.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -
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
92 107 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.90% 13.43% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 60 81
Median daily rate £350 £290 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £171 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 8 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

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:

Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP