Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 89 47
Rank change year-on-year -1 -42 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 23 11 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.38% 0.82% 3.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.28% 2.37% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 14
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +15.25% -1.67%
10th Percentile £290 £363 £150
90th Percentile £486 £498 £447
Scotland median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £19.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -17.11% -47.22% +157.14%

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 537 465 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.17% 34.47% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 223 223
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £281 £255 £209
90th Percentile £538 £475 £474
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 11
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.00 £18.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.77% +10.61% -38.50%
10th Percentile £10.70 £10.23 £9.25
90th Percentile £33.90 £27.10 £40.25
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year -27.08% -36.42% +104.05%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018, 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 13 (56.52%) Migration
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Project Management
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
5 8 (34.78%) PMP
5 8 (34.78%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 8 (34.78%) Planning and Forecasting
5 8 (34.78%) Virtual Team Management
5 8 (34.78%) Virtual Team
6 7 (30.43%) PMO
6 7 (30.43%) PMI Certification
7 6 (26.09%) PRINCE
7 6 (26.09%) Programme Management
7 6 (26.09%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
8 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
10 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.04%) Hudson
10 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (13.04%) Cisco
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (13.04%) MS Visio

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) DWDM
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) VLAN
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.35%) HBase
1 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
1 1 (4.35%) QlikView
1 1 (4.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Hudson
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Project Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) IT Manager
3 5 (21.74%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Change Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Network Support
6 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) OAuth
1 1 (4.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Migration
2 11 (47.83%) Project Management
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 8 (34.78%) Planning and Forecasting
4 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
4 8 (34.78%) Virtual Team Management
5 6 (26.09%) PRINCE
5 6 (26.09%) Programme Management
5 6 (26.09%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.70%) DevOps
9 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.35%) Dependency Management
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) PMP
2 7 (30.43%) PMI Certification
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.35%) CCNP
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) PMO
2 2 (8.70%) GDPR
3 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) HDFS
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ambari
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (4.35%) MOM
1 1 (4.35%) Oozie
1 1 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Dell
3 2 (8.70%) F5
3 2 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) BT
4 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos
4 1 (4.35%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) McAfee
4 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau