Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 78 47
Rank change year-on-year -18 -31 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 21 19 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.20% 1.49% 3.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.93% 4.22% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 12
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.23% -11.43%
10th Percentile £322 £163 £125
90th Percentile £400 £438 £444
Scotland median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -62.50% +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 534 450 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 30.43% 35.32% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 222 219
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £260 £255 £187
90th Percentile £538 £475 £488
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £18.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +97.37% -62.00%
10th Percentile £10.20 £14.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £23.40 £9.75
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -46.97% -14.84% +98.72%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 12 (57.14%) Migration
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Virtual Team
3 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 10
4 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 7 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
5 6 (28.57%) PMO
5 6 (28.57%) PMP
6 5 (23.81%) Firewall
6 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 5 (23.81%) Planning and Forecasting
7 4 (19.05%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco
8 3 (14.29%) PRINCE
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (9.52%) SDLC
9 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention

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 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) FCoE
4 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 6 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Security Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Rollout Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Change Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Virtual Team
2 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (9.52%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows 10
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) VMS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Migration
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
4 5 (23.81%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 5 (23.81%) Planning and Forecasting
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) Kanban
7 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.52%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) PMP
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) PMO
2 2 (9.52%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) McAfee
4 1 (4.76%) Brocade
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec