Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 14 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 93 87
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing PaaS 25 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.45% 0.40% 0.087%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.44% 2.92% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £413 - -
Scotland median daily rate £700 £506 £450
% change year-on-year +38.27% +12.50% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

PaaS 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 388 171 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.52% 13.56% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 120 73
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.01% +1.39% +10.77%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £227
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -0.71%
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%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Glasgow

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Glasgow

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (44.00%) Power BI
4 10 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 10 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (40.00%) Tableau
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (36.00%) ETL
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (36.00%) Big Data
5 9 (36.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (36.00%) Visualisation
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (36.00%) Machine Learning
5 9 (36.00%) Analytics
5 9 (36.00%) HDInsight
5 9 (36.00%) Data Lake
5 9 (36.00%) Dynamics 365
5 9 (36.00%) Azure Data Factory
6 7 (28.00%) Data Strategy
6 7 (28.00%) Digital Transformation Programme

PaaS
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 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (36.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 9 (36.00%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (8.00%) Office 365
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) Apigee
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
1 2 (8.00%) SSL
2 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (44.00%) Power BI
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (36.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (36.00%) Big Data
3 9 (36.00%) Data Lake
3 9 (36.00%) HDInsight
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) HBase
4 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.00%) QlikView
4 1 (4.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Back Office
4 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) ETL Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Designer
3 4 (16.00%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Power BI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) React
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) OAuth
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) RESTful
2 1 (4.00%) SAML
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 9 (36.00%) Analytics
4 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (36.00%) ETL
4 9 (36.00%) Machine Learning
4 9 (36.00%) Visualisation
5 7 (28.00%) Data Strategy
5 7 (28.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 7 (28.00%) Service Design
6 6 (24.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Web Application Development
7 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.00%) DevOps
8 4 (16.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 4 (16.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
1 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ambari
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (4.00%) Oozie
1 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (40.00%) Tableau
2 2 (8.00%) Sonatype
3 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) F5
3 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Siebel