The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 34 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.33% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 0
Average daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £506 £320
% change year-on-year
-17.03% +58.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
551 430 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.60% 15.93% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 233 197
Average daily rate £380 £399 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.41 £34.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

OpenStack Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

OpenStack
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire - 30 £415 -
Glasgow - 2 £425 - 1
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 37 (68.52%) HP
2 34 (62.96%) ITIL
3 31 (57.41%) Security Cleared
4 27 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 26 (48.15%) Six Sigma
5 26 (48.15%) ITIL V3
6 25 (46.30%) Project Management
6 25 (46.30%) JSP 440
7 16 (29.63%) Windows
8 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
9 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 12 (22.22%) Degree
9 12 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
10 10 (18.52%) VMware
10 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
11 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (16.67%) SAN
11 9 (16.67%) SQL
11 9 (16.67%) MCSA
11 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 9 (16.67%) DHCP
11 9 (16.67%) DNS
11 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
12 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (14.81%) vSphere

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.70%) Apache
1 2 (3.70%) IIS
1 2 (3.70%) nginx
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (3.70%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) DHCP
1 9 (16.67%) DNS
1 9 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Architect
2 7 (12.96%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Applications Architect
5 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (3.70%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (3.70%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V Specialist
6 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (1.85%) Lead Architect
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Specialist
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
6 1 (1.85%) Server Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) OAuth
1 2 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) ITIL
2 26 (48.15%) ITIL V3
2 26 (48.15%) Six Sigma
3 25 (46.30%) Project Management
4 12 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (14.81%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.85%) Migration
7 1 (1.85%) Open Source
7 1 (1.85%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
2 9 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (57.41%) Security Cleared
2 27 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (22.22%) Degree
4 9 (16.67%) MCSA
4 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (46.30%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.81%) vSphere
4 4 (7.41%) Firmware
5 2 (3.70%) Docker
5 2 (3.70%) Varnish
6 1 (1.85%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) HP
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) VMware
3 2 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) EMC
4 1 (1.85%) NetApp
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £445.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago