Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 16 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.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 91 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 14 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.82% 0.16% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.62% 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% - -
Scotland median daily rate £425 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Virtual Private Cloud 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 387 171 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.54% 13.69% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 118 74
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.01% +1.39% +10.77%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £230
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%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Virtual Private Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in Glasgow

Virtual Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Private Cloud in Glasgow

Virtual Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 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 Virtual Private Cloud.

1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 7 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (42.86%) Migration
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) SCCM
4 4 (28.57%) Wiki
4 4 (28.57%) Data Extraction
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) VCP4
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon S3
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (28.57%) MCITP
4 4 (28.57%) Korn
4 4 (28.57%) MCSE
4 4 (28.57%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) SQL

Virtual Private Cloud
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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon S3
2 4 (28.57%) Office 365
3 3 (21.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (21.43%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (21.43%) Serverless
4 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
4 2 (14.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
1 2 (14.29%) React
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Wiki
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (14.29%) PMI
3 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (42.86%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Build Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Data Extraction
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Kanban
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) Korn
2 4 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCA
1 4 (28.57%) CCEA
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (28.57%) MCITP
1 4 (28.57%) MCSE
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (28.57%) VCAP
1 4 (28.57%) VCP4
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft