Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for OpenStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenStack over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 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.

OpenStack
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 80 99
Rank change year-on-year -18 +19 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 2 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.15% 0.96% 0.058%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.87% 5.26% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £335 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.91% -25.56% -
10th Percentile £263 £241 £425
90th Percentile £288 £389 £475
Scotland median daily rate £320 £340 £388
% change year-on-year -5.88% -12.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £40.00 -

OpenStack is in the Application Platforms 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 application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 231 228 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.15% 18.20% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 120 140
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £339 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.39% +12.92% -7.69%
10th Percentile £248 £218 £175
90th Percentile £550 £475 £468
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +21.62%
10th Percentile £20.05 £19.50 £14.25
90th Percentile £24.55 £22.50 £39.00
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £36.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year -45.58% +47.00% +104.08%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Glasgow

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenStack in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Nintex
1 2 (100.00%) Records Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (100.00%) Degree

OpenStack
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 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Records Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Nintex