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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
UK / Scotland
Rank - 96 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 0 34 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 1.33% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 6.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 24 0
Median daily rate - £415 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £421 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.49% -15.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
261 537 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.83% 21.06% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 312 228
Median daily rate £350 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 12
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.64 £16.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £18.41 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 41 (80.39%) HP
2 29 (56.86%) Security Cleared
3 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
4 26 (50.98%) SC Cleared
5 25 (49.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
7 22 (43.14%) PowerShell
7 22 (43.14%) Degree
7 22 (43.14%) Computer Science
8 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (41.18%) Windows
8 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (37.25%) Windows Server
9 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
9 19 (37.25%) Load Balancing
10 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (33.33%) MCSE
12 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
12 16 (31.37%) MS Exchange
12 16 (31.37%) Migration
12 16 (31.37%) Skype
12 16 (31.37%) Exchange Server 2013
12 16 (31.37%) Skype for Business
12 16 (31.37%) Exchange Server 2010
12 16 (31.37%) Office 365
13 13 (25.49%) ITIL
14 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
15 9 (17.65%) Project Management
16 8 (15.69%) Six Sigma
16 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2007

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 16 (31.37%) Exchange Server 2010
1 16 (31.37%) Exchange Server 2013
1 16 (31.37%) MS Exchange
1 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
1 16 (31.37%) Skype for Business
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (15.69%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) Skype
2 5 (9.80%) HTTP
2 5 (9.80%) HTTPS
3 3 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 3 (5.88%) Internet
3 3 (5.88%) Network Security
3 3 (5.88%) SNMP
3 3 (5.88%) SSL
3 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Lync Specialist
2 8 (15.69%) Messaging Specialist
2 8 (15.69%) Office 365 Specialist
3 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Mobility Specialist
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Management Specialist
5 2 (3.92%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Designer
6 1 (1.96%) IT Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Lync Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Security Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (1.96%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
1 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
1 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 19 (37.25%) Windows Server
3 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.88%) Android
4 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Load Balancing
2 16 (31.37%) Migration
3 13 (25.49%) ITIL
4 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 9 (17.65%) Project Management
6 8 (15.69%) ITIL V3
6 8 (15.69%) Six Sigma
6 8 (15.69%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (11.76%) Process Improvement
8 5 (9.80%) Analytics
8 5 (9.80%) Application Packaging
8 5 (9.80%) Software Distribution
9 4 (7.84%) Service Design
10 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (5.88%) Data Privacy
10 3 (5.88%) Network Management
11 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (3.92%) Software Delivery
12 1 (1.96%) Business Development
12 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (56.86%) Security Cleared
2 26 (50.98%) SC Cleared
3 25 (49.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (43.14%) Degree
5 17 (33.33%) MCSE
6 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.88%) CCNA
7 3 (5.88%) CCNP
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.92%) MCP
8 2 (3.92%) MCTS
9 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (7.84%) Firmware
4 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) SCCM
2 6 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (5.88%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 41 (80.39%) HP
2 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) IronPort
4 3 (5.88%) AppSense
4 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) Citrix
4 3 (5.88%) F5
4 3 (5.88%) Fortinet
4 3 (5.88%) Juniper
4 3 (5.88%) TippingPoint
4 3 (5.88%) VMware