Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 76 99
Rank change year-on-year +28 +23 -19
Contract jobs citing IaaS 23 24 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.75% 1.69% 1.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.70% 6.12% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 11
Median daily rate £398 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.67% +14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £300 £465 £455
90th Percentile £425 £740 £638
Scotland median daily rate £400 £450 £550
% change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

IaaS is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 237 392 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 28.32% 27.55% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 228 211
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +7.38%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £270
90th Percentile £593 £566 £530
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £423
% change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% - -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.90 £16.76
% change year-on-year +95.53% +6.80% -1.41%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Glasgow

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IaaS in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for IaaS in Glasgow

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IaaS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for IaaS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 20 (86.96%) PaaS
2 9 (39.13%) Azure
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) .NET
3 8 (34.78%) AWS
3 8 (34.78%) SaaS
3 8 (34.78%) Public Sector
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
5 6 (26.09%) OLTP
5 6 (26.09%) SimpleDB
5 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (26.09%) Amazon S3
5 6 (26.09%) Confluence
5 6 (26.09%) JIRA
5 6 (26.09%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
8 3 (13.04%) Data Privacy
8 3 (13.04%) SaltStack
8 3 (13.04%) Salt
8 3 (13.04%) Strategic Roadmap
8 3 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration

IaaS
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 6 (26.09%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (86.96%) PaaS
2 9 (39.13%) Azure
3 8 (34.78%) AWS
3 8 (34.78%) SaaS
4 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (26.09%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (26.09%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) OLTP
2 6 (26.09%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (34.78%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Database Developer
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Database Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Developer
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Manager
5 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Environment And Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Data Privacy
4 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Strategic Roadmap
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Post-Production
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
1 3 (13.04%) Salt
2 2 (8.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) SaltStack
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft