Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for High Availability skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited High Availability over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

High Availability
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 94 82
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12 +3
Contract jobs citing High Availability 7 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.41% 0.79% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.91% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 14
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £435 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +19.59% +11.92%
10th Percentile £308 £339 £290
90th Percentile £464 £504 £525
Scotland median daily rate £423 £380 £317
% change year-on-year +11.18% +19.95% -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

High Availability is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,509 1,209 1,101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.50% 87.10% 85.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 640 613
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £257 £263 £219
90th Percentile £538 £500 £451
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 29 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +71.43% -55.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.20 £33.30 £44.65
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £26.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year -6.48% -23.91% +64.29%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing High Availability as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Glasgow

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Glasgow

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for High Availability in Glasgow

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Records Management
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server

High Availability
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 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Datadog
3 1 (14.29%) Heroku
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Architect
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) GraphQL
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Records Management
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Nintex