Period
to 18 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Cloud Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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.

Cloud Specialist
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Cloud Specialist 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.17% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate - - -
Scotland median daily rate - £388 -
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 1,645 1,215 1,074
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 97.04% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 671 545
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £256 £238 £191
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 45 29
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.87% -36.44%
10th Percentile £11.09 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £34.80 £44.75
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.32
% change year-on-year -5.00% +15.47% -15.51%

Cloud Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Cloud Specialist 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 Cloud Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Communications Security
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle

Cloud Specialist 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 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Communications Security
1 2 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle