Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 71 80
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9 +13
Contract jobs citing High Availability 13 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.00% 1.33% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.61% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 8
Glasgow median daily rate £418 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £296 £302 £249
90th Percentile £502 £525 £381
Scotland median daily rate £383 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -4.38% +3.23% +11.52%
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 1117 930 1375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.79% 82.67% 81.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 493 732
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.10%
10th Percentile £257 £216 £225
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 24
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £36.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -42.24% +96.51%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) IIS
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) XSLT
4 3 (23.08%) Puppet
4 3 (23.08%) Ansible
5 2 (15.38%) Docker
5 2 (15.38%) Salt
5 2 (15.38%) Nintex
5 2 (15.38%) Hudson
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) OpenStack

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 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (7.69%) GitHub
3 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) EDMS
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (15.38%) Hudson
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Expert
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) XSLT
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) JMS
4 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Records Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Power Management
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) XPath
4 1 (7.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Consul
2 2 (15.38%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Packer
2 2 (15.38%) Salt
2 2 (15.38%) Terraform
3 1 (7.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Nintex
2 2 (15.38%) VMware