Period
to 17 September 2019

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Web Services DevOps
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 116 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - -
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.35% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Glasgow median daily rate £700 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.37% - -
Scotland median daily rate £538 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +10.26% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,368 1,711 1,303
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 96.07% 95.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 977 680
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £237 £259 £242
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 38 38
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.50 £16.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.89% -14.46% +42.08%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.35
90th Percentile £39.90 £35.00 £87.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% +15.38%

AWS DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured AWS DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps in Glasgow

AWS DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS DevOps in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS DevOps in Glasgow

AWS DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS DevOps in Glasgow

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, AWS DevOps contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring AWS DevOps in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Terraform
2 4 (80.00%) AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Packer
4 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (40.00%) Serverless
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon ECS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (40.00%) CloudFront
2 2 (40.00%) Route 53
2 2 (40.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) NCSC
1 1 (20.00%) NIST
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Terraform
2 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk