Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 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.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 118 108
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10 -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.22% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.80% 0.57% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.95% - -
10th Percentile £254 £463 £455
90th Percentile £371 £488 £495
Scotland median daily rate £338 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -25.00% -5.26% +18.75%
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 375 348 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.10% 20.24% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 205 118
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £300
90th Percentile £575 £563 £491
Scotland median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +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 £17.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +11.47% -4.23% -50.69%

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Server Management
3 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Server Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft