Period
to 23 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 70 67
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +17
Contract jobs citing High Availability 26 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.17% 1.03% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 1.23% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 7
Glasgow median daily rate £360 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £255 £342 £220
90th Percentile £488 £450 £430
Scotland median daily rate £388 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -3.13% +5.26% +8.88%
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 1,030 896 1,159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.05% 83.74% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 470 632
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £213 £207
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -7.69% +62.50%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £13.28
90th Percentile £36.50 £48.73 £48.28
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +10.26% -40.00% +43.23%

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 February 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 February 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 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) DevOps
4 7 (26.92%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (26.92%) QA
4 7 (26.92%) QlikView
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (26.92%) Workflow
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) C#
4 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
5 6 (23.08%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Windows
6 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 4 (15.38%) MCAD
7 4 (15.38%) MCSD
7 4 (15.38%) Java
7 4 (15.38%) T-SQL

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 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.85%) GitHub
4 1 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.85%) SMS
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (26.92%) QlikView
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) EDMS
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Hudson
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Database Developer
4 4 (15.38%) DBA
4 4 (15.38%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (15.38%) SQL DBA
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) QlikView Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (7.69%) ETL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
2 3 (11.54%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) BYOD
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) DevOps
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Kimball Methodology
2 7 (26.92%) Workflow
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 4 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 4 (15.38%) Database Tuning
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) Change Management
5 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Power Management
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) XPath
4 1 (3.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCAD
2 4 (15.38%) MCSD
2 4 (15.38%) MCTS
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Consul
3 2 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) Packer
3 2 (7.69%) Salt
3 2 (7.69%) Terraform
4 1 (3.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Ivanti