Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 107 95
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12 +4
Contract jobs citing IaaS 3 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.21% 1.17% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.79% 5.74% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 7
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £550 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +64.18% -
10th Percentile £243 £455 £290
90th Percentile £508 £638 £508
Scotland median daily rate £475 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -
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 380 366 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.10% 20.40% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 218 113
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £313 £311 £300
90th Percentile £573 £554 £498
Scotland median daily rate £445 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +7.55% +3.44% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £14.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +124.29% +3.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £18.95 £16.76 £17.75
% change year-on-year +13.07% -5.58% -50.69%

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 18 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Licensing
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Veeam
1 1 (33.33%) VMware