Period
to 22 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Virtual Servers skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Servers 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 Servers
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 113 103
Contract jobs citing Virtual Servers 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.41% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category - 4.00% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 6
Glasgow median daily rate - £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +325.00%
Scotland median daily rate £463 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +15.63% - +263.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Virtual Servers is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 219 175 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.82% 10.18% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 105 57
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -10.96% +26.96%
10th Percentile £177 £120 £157
90th Percentile £575 £483 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £358
% change year-on-year - +4.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 9
Glasgow median hourly rate £23.00 £25.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.91% +32.89% -9.52%
10th Percentile £21.25 £13.11 £10.00
90th Percentile £24.25 £100.00 £24.60
Scotland median hourly rate £19.70 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.57% -12.50% -44.44%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in Glasgow

Virtual Servers
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Servers in Glasgow

Virtual Servers
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Servers in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Virtual Servers in Glasgow