Period
to 25 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Data Center
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 67 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 -11 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 28 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.89% 2.61% 2.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.10% 8.67% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 19
Glasgow median daily rate £370 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +20.00% -36.84%
10th Percentile £250 £241 £154
90th Percentile £500 £425 £424
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £395
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.06% -0.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £21.50 -

Data Centre is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 459 427 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 30.95% 30.16% 35.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 241 198
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +8.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £200 £241 £170
90th Percentile £557 £538 £475
Scotland median daily rate £408 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +5.16% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.50 £23.25 £11.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.98% +105.21% -77.07%
Scotland median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +32.50% -23.81% -31.82%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Glasgow

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Glasgow

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Glasgow

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 12 (42.86%) Migration
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco
3 8 (28.57%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (17.86%) Firewall
6 5 (17.86%) Finance
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.86%) LAN
6 5 (17.86%) CCNA
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (17.86%) PMP
6 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
7 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team
7 4 (14.29%) Internet
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) SQL
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.71%) VPN
8 3 (10.71%) DNS
8 3 (10.71%) SSL
8 3 (10.71%) CCNP
8 3 (10.71%) Wireless
8 3 (10.71%) IPsec
8 3 (10.71%) VMware

Data Centre
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:

Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) SaaS
2 3 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (10.71%) BIG-IP
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (10.71%) DNS
4 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (10.71%) HSRP
4 3 (10.71%) IPsec
4 3 (10.71%) Network Security
4 3 (10.71%) SSL
4 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
4 3 (10.71%) VLAN
4 3 (10.71%) VPN
4 3 (10.71%) Wireless
5 2 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) DBA
3 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Data Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Migration
2 8 (28.57%) Project Management
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
5 3 (10.71%) Content Management
5 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.71%) Database Tuning
5 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (10.71%) High Availability
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.71%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) Test Management
5 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CCNA
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
1 5 (17.86%) PMP
2 3 (10.71%) CCNP
3 2 (7.14%) MCSA
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) RHCA
3 2 (7.14%) RHCE
3 2 (7.14%) RHCSA
3 2 (7.14%) VCP6
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) F5
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Aruba
4 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Intel
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) EMC