Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 2019 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
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 93 74
Rank change year-on-year +15 -19 -1
Contract jobs citing IaaS 35 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.34% 0.38% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.23% 2.07% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -7.69% -13.33%
Scotland median daily rate £500 £465 £388
% change year-on-year +7.53% +20.00% +3.33%
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 379 241 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 25.32% 18.52% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 163 75
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +20.83%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £228
90th Percentile £563 £480 £488
Scotland median daily rate £450 £418 £375
% change year-on-year +7.78% +11.33% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £12.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.20 £16.76 £17.00
% change year-on-year -9.31% -1.41% +6.25%

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 24 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 21 (60.00%) Puppet
2 21 (60.00%) Ansible
3 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (51.43%) Python
4 18 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (48.57%) DevOps
6 15 (42.86%) Perl
7 14 (40.00%) Microservices
7 14 (40.00%) Terraform
8 13 (37.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (37.14%) RESTful
9 11 (31.43%) Java
9 11 (31.43%) Spring
9 11 (31.43%) React
9 11 (31.43%) Spring Boot
10 10 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (28.57%) Migration
10 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (28.57%) Data Migration
11 9 (25.71%) Workflow
11 9 (25.71%) VMware
12 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
12 8 (22.86%) Service Management
12 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
12 8 (22.86%) MariaDB
12 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
13 7 (20.00%) vRealize
14 6 (17.14%) VSAN

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 4 (11.43%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
1 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Technical Architect
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Technical Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Perl Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Python Developer
8 3 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) RESTful
2 11 (31.43%) React
2 11 (31.43%) Spring
2 11 (31.43%) Spring Boot
3 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) DevOps
3 14 (40.00%) Microservices
4 13 (37.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (28.57%) Data Migration
5 10 (28.57%) Migration
6 9 (25.71%) Workflow
7 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
7 8 (22.86%) Service Management
8 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (14.29%) Open Source
9 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 5 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
10 4 (11.43%) ITSM
10 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
11 2 (5.71%) Process Management
11 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Python
2 15 (42.86%) Perl
3 11 (31.43%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) Data Quality
1 6 (17.14%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware NSX
1 6 (17.14%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (60.00%) Ansible
1 21 (60.00%) Puppet
2 14 (40.00%) Terraform
3 7 (20.00%) vRealize
4 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (8.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) VMware
2 4 (11.43%) Splunk
3 3 (8.57%) Juniper
3 3 (8.57%) SaltStack
4 2 (5.71%) F5