Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 88 85
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 +9
Contract jobs citing IaaS 21 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.22% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.51% 3.59% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 4
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -9.09% +1.54%
Scotland median daily rate £500 £330 £394
% change year-on-year +51.52% -16.19% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 381 167 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.10% 13.19% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 113 71
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.01% +4.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £314 £300 £253
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +114.29% -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £23.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +34.74% +39.71% +70.00%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Glasgow

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Glasgow

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Ansible
3 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) Puppet
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Python
5 7 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) Workflow
5 7 (33.33%) Migration
5 7 (33.33%) Spring
5 7 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (33.33%) DevOps
5 7 (33.33%) Microservices
5 7 (33.33%) React
5 7 (33.33%) Spring Boot
5 7 (33.33%) vRealize
6 6 (28.57%) VSAN
6 6 (28.57%) VMware NSX
6 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 6 (28.57%) RESTful
6 6 (28.57%) vSphere
6 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
6 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) Perl
7 5 (23.81%) QA
7 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (19.05%) 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 2 (9.52%) Alfresco
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (9.52%) PaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) VSAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) HBase
2 1 (4.76%) Pentaho
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Perl Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) React
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
1 7 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 6 (28.57%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) OAuth
3 1 (4.76%) SAML
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) Microservices
2 7 (33.33%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) Workflow
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
7 1 (4.76%) Information Security
7 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Perl
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 5 (23.81%) QA
3 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.76%) GDPR
4 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware NSX
1 6 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) HDFS
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Ansible
2 9 (42.86%) Puppet
3 7 (33.33%) vRealize
4 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (14.29%) Salt
4 3 (14.29%) Terraform
5 1 (4.76%) Ambari
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (4.76%) Oozie
5 1 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Juniper
2 3 (14.29%) SaltStack
3 2 (9.52%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.76%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau