The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 119 136 120
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 6 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.031% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.65% 1.25% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.24 - -
Cloud Computing
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
129 80 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.71% 2.46% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 41 19
Median daily rate £388 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £245 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 6 £438 - 2
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) EMC
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
1 7 (70.00%) vSphere
1 7 (70.00%) VCAP
1 7 (70.00%) VCP6
1 7 (70.00%) vRealize
1 7 (70.00%) EMC VNX
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Ansible
3 5 (50.00%) Docker
4 4 (40.00%) Build Automation
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Android
5 3 (30.00%) iPhone
5 3 (30.00%) Java EE
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Physics
5 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (30.00%) iPad
5 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (30.00%) OO

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (30.00%) iTunes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) GIS
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Build Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (30.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (30.00%) iPad
2 3 (30.00%) iPhone
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) VCAP
1 7 (70.00%) VCP6
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) vSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Docker
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) vRealize
2 5 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) EMC
1 7 (70.00%) VMware