Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 73 75
Rank change year-on-year -27 +2 +1
Contract jobs citing High Availability 15 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.87% 1.60% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.81% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 9
Glasgow median daily rate £438 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.86% -8.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £294 £247 £327
90th Percentile £590 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £408 £365 £400
% change year-on-year +11.64% -8.75% +14.29%
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 1,547 1,106 968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.10% 88.34% 85.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 620 489
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £213
90th Percentile £538 £507 £463
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £368
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.12% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.00 £24.00 £19.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +25.26% -15.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £34.13 £45.63
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.53% +10.71% +7.64%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Spring
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Database Tuning
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (13.33%) Coaching
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Storage Management
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (13.33%) Degree

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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Office 365
4 1 (6.67%) Apigee
4 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Mockito
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (26.67%) DBA
2 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Data Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Development DBA
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Development DBA
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) XSLT
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) SDLC
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
5 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Records Management
5 1 (6.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.67%) Nintex
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase