The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 81 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 40 29 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.00% 1.02% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.36% 5.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 0
Median daily rate £340 £394 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.65% -
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
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
386 484 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.26% 16.98% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 262 312
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £195 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 6
Median hourly rate £15.75 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £16.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.85 £41.32 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OpenStack
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

OpenStack Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

OpenStack
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack across the Scotland region.

OpenStack Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

OpenStack
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -2 31 £342 -13.96%
Glasgow +10 7 - -
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 53 (81.54%) HP
2 39 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 34 (52.31%) SC Cleared
3 34 (52.31%) Microsoft
4 29 (44.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (43.08%) Active Directory
6 27 (41.54%) PowerShell
7 25 (38.46%) Windows
8 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (35.38%) Degree
9 23 (35.38%) Computer Science
10 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (33.85%) Windows Server
11 21 (32.31%) Load Balancing
12 20 (30.77%) ITIL
13 19 (29.23%) MCSE
13 19 (29.23%) MS Excel
13 19 (29.23%) MS Exchange
13 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (29.23%) Migration
13 19 (29.23%) Office 365
13 19 (29.23%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (29.23%) Exchange Server 2013
14 18 (27.69%) Skype for Business
14 18 (27.69%) SharePoint
15 16 (24.62%) Skype
16 15 (23.08%) Service Delivery
17 13 (20.00%) Six Sigma
17 13 (20.00%) Project Management
17 13 (20.00%) ITIL V3

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 19 (29.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (29.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 19 (29.23%) MS Exchange
2 18 (27.69%) SharePoint
2 18 (27.69%) Skype for Business
3 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (12.31%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (4.62%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (29.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) Skype
2 6 (9.23%) HTTP
2 6 (9.23%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (4.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 3 (4.62%) Internet
3 3 (4.62%) Network Security
3 3 (4.62%) SNMP
3 3 (4.62%) SSL
3 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (12.31%) Lync Specialist
2 8 (12.31%) Messaging Specialist
2 8 (12.31%) Office 365 Specialist
3 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
4 3 (4.62%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (4.62%) Mobility Specialist
5 2 (3.08%) Designer
5 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Management Specialist
5 2 (3.08%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) IT Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Lync Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
6 1 (1.54%) Software Deployment Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) .NET
1 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.54%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.38%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (38.46%) Windows
2 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (33.85%) Windows Server
3 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.62%) Android
5 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.54%) AIX
6 1 (1.54%) HPUX
6 1 (1.54%) Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Solaris
6 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Load Balancing
2 20 (30.77%) ITIL
3 19 (29.23%) Migration
4 15 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 13 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 13 (20.00%) Project Management
5 13 (20.00%) Six Sigma
6 10 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 10 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (9.23%) Analytics
7 6 (9.23%) Application Packaging
7 6 (9.23%) Software Distribution
8 4 (6.15%) Service Design
9 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.62%) Data Privacy
9 3 (4.62%) Network Management
10 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (3.08%) Software Delivery
10 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (1.54%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.62%) VBScript
3 1 (1.54%) Bourne shell
3 1 (1.54%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) Korn
3 1 (1.54%) Perl
3 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (52.31%) SC Cleared
3 29 (44.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (35.38%) Degree
5 19 (29.23%) MCSE
6 6 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.62%) CCNA
7 3 (4.62%) CCNP
7 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.08%) MCP
8 2 (3.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) JSP 440
System Software
1 28 (43.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (6.15%) Firmware
3 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.08%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) SCCM
2 7 (10.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (4.62%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.54%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.54%) Netcool
4 1 (1.54%) SCOM
4 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (81.54%) HP
2 34 (52.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.85%) IronPort
4 4 (6.15%) AppSense
4 4 (6.15%) Citrix
4 4 (6.15%) VMware
5 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco
5 3 (4.62%) F5
5 3 (4.62%) Fortinet
5 3 (4.62%) Juniper
5 3 (4.62%) TippingPoint
6 1 (1.54%) CA
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat