Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 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.

Cloud Computing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 110 136
Rank change year-on-year -6 +26 -33
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 18 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.61% 0.80% 0.094%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.28% 15.18% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £550 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% - -
Scotland median daily rate £500 £425 £328
% change year-on-year +17.65% +29.77% -13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Computing 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 341 112 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.60% 5.30% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 73 54
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +13.48% -6.00%
10th Percentile £261 £243 £259
90th Percentile £600 £523 £514
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +14.29% +4.63% -10.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 - £10.00
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +60.71% +16.67% -23.81%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Edinburgh

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Edinburgh

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Computing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Ansible
2 9 (50.00%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Task Automation
3 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Ruby
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (33.33%) Puppet
6 5 (27.78%) Gradle
6 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (27.78%) Maven
6 5 (27.78%) Unix
6 5 (27.78%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) DNS
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) vSphere
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (16.67%) Data Centre

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (5.56%) Route 53
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Skype
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Gradle
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
1 5 (27.78%) Maven
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) AWS Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Tandem
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
1 9 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Ruby
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (27.78%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.56%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Ansible
2 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) ForgeRock
3 1 (5.56%) IronPort
3 1 (5.56%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (5.56%) Open-E
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Software AG
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec
3 1 (5.56%) Synology
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas
3 1 (5.56%) webMethods