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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.70% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £329
% change year-on-year - +29.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OpenStack is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 76 82 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.53% 14.41% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 53 58
Median daily rate £358 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.32% -22.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing OpenStack as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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

OpenStack
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 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%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery

OpenStack
Top Related 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP