The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 87 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 10 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% - 1.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.61% - 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £431 - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cloud Computing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Cloud Services Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
51 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.78% 2.41% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £335 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £26.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +73.33%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Edinburgh region.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (58.33%) EMC
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) vSphere
3 7 (58.33%) VCAP
3 7 (58.33%) Docker
3 7 (58.33%) EMC VNX
3 7 (58.33%) VCP6
3 7 (58.33%) vRealize
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Ansible
6 4 (33.33%) Build Automation
6 4 (33.33%) REST
7 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (25.00%) iPad
7 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (25.00%) Android
7 3 (25.00%) iPhone
7 3 (25.00%) Java EE
7 3 (25.00%) Ruby
7 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (25.00%) Physics

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Confluence
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) iTunes
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) FTP
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) IPsec
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) GIS
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) Java EE
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) EMC VNX
2 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (25.00%) iPad
2 3 (25.00%) iPhone
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Android
3 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Android Development
4 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) VCAP
1 7 (58.33%) VCP6
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
1 7 (58.33%) vSphere
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Xen
4 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) vRealize
2 5 (41.67%) Ansible
3 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft