Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 71 45
Rank change year-on-year -14 -26 +22
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 32 23 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.86% 1.82% 3.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.03% 5.53% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 19
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -9.68%
10th Percentile £288 £239 £207
90th Percentile £531 £453 £442
Scotland median daily rate £438 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £19.00 -

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 531 416 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 30.80% 32.86% 34.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 205 188
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £263 £214 £142
90th Percentile £538 £475 £454
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 10
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.25 £18.25 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.84% -2.67% -62.28%
10th Percentile £11.20 £10.38 £9.23
90th Percentile £42.05 £26.50 £41.23
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.21 £21.00
% change year-on-year -13.41% -3.76% +12.00%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 17 (53.13%) Migration
2 15 (46.88%) Project Management
3 13 (40.63%) Finance
4 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (31.25%) PMP
5 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
6 9 (28.13%) PMI Certification
7 7 (21.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 7 (21.88%) Planning and Forecasting
7 7 (21.88%) Virtual Team Management
7 7 (21.88%) Virtual Team
7 7 (21.88%) PMO
7 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (18.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
8 6 (18.75%) PRINCE
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (15.63%) VMware
10 4 (12.50%) Firewall
10 4 (12.50%) Degree
10 4 (12.50%) DevOps
10 4 (12.50%) Hudson
10 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
10 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (9.38%) SaaS
11 3 (9.38%) Test Management

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 (3.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) SaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) DWDM
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) HBase
2 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.13%) QlikView
2 1 (3.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Project Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) DBA
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Data Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Development DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Architect
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Development DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) LDAP
1 1 (3.13%) OAuth
1 1 (3.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Virtual Team
2 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Migration
2 15 (46.88%) Project Management
3 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 7 (21.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (21.88%) Planning and Forecasting
5 7 (21.88%) Virtual Team Management
6 6 (18.75%) PRINCE
6 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 6 (18.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.50%) DevOps
9 3 (9.38%) Database Tuning
9 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Content Management
9 3 (9.38%) High Availability
9 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (9.38%) Test Management
9 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) PMP
2 9 (28.13%) PMI Certification
3 4 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ambari
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (3.13%) MOM
1 1 (3.13%) Oozie
1 1 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.63%) VMware
2 3 (9.38%) Dell
2 3 (9.38%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) BT
4 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau