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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 49 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 118 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.06% 0.034% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.57% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 61 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
603 505 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.74% 17.33% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 250 275
Median daily rate £368 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £216 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.18% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £30.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 - 86 £400 -
Glasgow - 17 £335 - 1
Edinburgh -9 2 - -
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 93 (62.42%) Security Cleared
2 90 (60.40%) HP
3 68 (45.64%) Microsoft
3 68 (45.64%) ITIL
3 68 (45.64%) SC Cleared
4 63 (42.28%) PowerShell
5 59 (39.60%) Windows
5 59 (39.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (31.54%) Active Directory
6 47 (31.54%) Degree
6 47 (31.54%) Computer Science
7 43 (28.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (28.19%) VMware
8 42 (28.19%) Windows Server
9 41 (27.52%) MS Excel
9 41 (27.52%) ITIL V3
9 41 (27.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (24.83%) Project Management
11 36 (24.16%) Six Sigma
12 34 (22.82%) JSP 440
13 33 (22.15%) SQL
14 32 (21.48%) SQL Server
14 32 (21.48%) Load Balancing
15 29 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
16 28 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
17 27 (18.12%) Migration
18 25 (16.78%) MCSE
18 25 (16.78%) DNS
18 25 (16.78%) Office 365
19 24 (16.11%) SharePoint

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 24 (16.11%) SharePoint
2 18 (12.08%) MS Exchange
3 17 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (10.07%) Skype for Business
5 14 (9.40%) Office Communications Server
6 8 (5.37%) IIS
7 6 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (4.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (4.03%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.01%) Apache
9 2 (1.34%) Confluence
9 2 (1.34%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.67%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 41 (27.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.01%) MS Office
2 3 (2.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.78%) Office 365
2 4 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.78%) DNS
2 22 (14.77%) SAN
3 21 (14.09%) DHCP
4 19 (12.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 19 (12.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 19 (12.75%) Firewall
5 15 (10.07%) Internet
5 15 (10.07%) Network Security
6 14 (9.40%) Skype
7 8 (5.37%) NetScaler
7 8 (5.37%) SSL
8 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.68%) HTTP
9 4 (2.68%) LDAP
10 3 (2.01%) SNMP
11 2 (1.34%) HTTPS
11 2 (1.34%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.34%) NAS
11 2 (1.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.34%) DB2
3 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.34%) MySQL
3 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (5.37%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.68%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.34%) Ant
3 2 (1.34%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.34%) Gradle
3 2 (1.34%) Grunt
3 2 (1.34%) gulp
3 2 (1.34%) Hudson
3 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.34%) JIRA
3 2 (1.34%) Maven
3 2 (1.34%) Selenium
3 2 (1.34%) StarTeam
3 2 (1.34%) Subversion
3 2 (1.34%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.34%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (1.34%) Banking
2 1 (0.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (12.75%) Network Engineer
2 16 (10.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (9.40%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 7 (4.70%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (3.36%) Consultant
5 5 (3.36%) Messaging Engineer
6 4 (2.68%) Architect
6 4 (2.68%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 4 (2.68%) SharePoint Engineer
6 4 (2.68%) SharePoint Specialist
7 3 (2.01%) Build Engineer
7 3 (2.01%) Engineering Specialist
7 3 (2.01%) Messaging Consultant
7 3 (2.01%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (2.01%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (2.01%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (2.01%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 3 (2.01%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (1.34%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.38%) XML
2 8 (5.37%) .NET
3 6 (4.03%) CSS
3 6 (4.03%) jQuery
3 6 (4.03%) XSLT
4 3 (2.01%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.34%) HTML
5 2 (1.34%) Java EE
5 2 (1.34%) JDBC
5 2 (1.34%) JSP
5 2 (1.34%) LAMP
5 2 (1.34%) Servlets
5 2 (1.34%) SOAP
6 1 (0.67%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.67%) J2EE
6 1 (0.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (31.54%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.38%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.37%) Visualisation
5 7 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.36%) Clustering
6 5 (3.36%) Replication
7 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.34%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (39.60%) Windows
2 43 (28.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (28.19%) Windows Server
4 41 (27.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (7.38%) Unix
7 10 (6.71%) Linux
8 7 (4.70%) AIX
8 7 (4.70%) Solaris
9 4 (2.68%) HPUX
10 3 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.01%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.67%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (45.64%) ITIL
2 41 (27.52%) ITIL V3
3 37 (24.83%) Project Management
4 36 (24.16%) Six Sigma
5 32 (21.48%) Load Balancing
6 27 (18.12%) Migration
7 21 (14.09%) Service Delivery
8 15 (10.07%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (10.07%) Network Management
9 13 (8.72%) Data Privacy
10 11 (7.38%) Risk Management
11 10 (6.71%) Analytics
12 9 (6.04%) Conflict Management
13 7 (4.70%) Project Planning
14 6 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (4.03%) High Availability
15 5 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (3.36%) Records Management
15 5 (3.36%) Unit Testing
15 5 (3.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (42.28%) PowerShell
2 33 (22.15%) SQL
3 11 (7.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.71%) VBScript
5 8 (5.37%) C#
6 6 (4.03%) Java
6 6 (4.03%) Perl
7 5 (3.36%) Korn
7 5 (3.36%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.68%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.01%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.34%) C
10 2 (1.34%) C-shell
10 2 (1.34%) Python
10 2 (1.34%) Ruby
10 2 (1.34%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 93 (62.42%) Security Cleared
2 68 (45.64%) SC Cleared
3 59 (39.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (31.54%) Degree
5 25 (16.78%) MCSE
6 18 (12.08%) MCSA
6 18 (12.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (10.07%) CCNA
7 15 (10.07%) CCNP
7 15 (10.07%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (4.03%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.01%) MCP
10 3 (2.01%) MCTS
11 2 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.34%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (22.82%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (31.54%) Active Directory
2 29 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (12.08%) Hyper-V
3 18 (12.08%) vSphere
4 8 (5.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (5.37%) XenApp
4 8 (5.37%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.36%) Firmware
6 2 (1.34%) Docker
6 2 (1.34%) Samba
6 2 (1.34%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.67%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 10 (6.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (4.70%) SCCM
3 5 (3.36%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.68%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (2.01%) Netcool
5 3 (2.01%) SCOM
5 3 (2.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.34%) Ansible
6 2 (1.34%) CA Wily
6 2 (1.34%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (1.34%) logstash
6 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.34%) Puppet
6 2 (1.34%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 90 (60.40%) HP
2 68 (45.64%) Microsoft
3 42 (28.19%) VMware
4 22 (14.77%) Citrix
5 19 (12.75%) CheckPoint
5 19 (12.75%) Cisco
5 19 (12.75%) F5
5 19 (12.75%) Fortinet
5 19 (12.75%) Juniper
5 19 (12.75%) TippingPoint
6 13 (8.72%) IronPort
7 12 (8.05%) AppSense
8 7 (4.70%) CA
8 7 (4.70%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.36%) Nintex
9 5 (3.36%) Oracle
10 4 (2.68%) IBM
10 4 (2.68%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.01%) Altiris
12 2 (1.34%) Google
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