Period
to 4 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Native
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 124 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 - -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Native 6 2 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.081% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £481 - -
Scotland median daily rate £425 £413 -
% change year-on-year +2.97% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Native is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 522 667 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 29.91% 26.92% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 346 434
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £165 £239 £235
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +62.16% -52.09%
10th Percentile £17.84 £15.53 £15.97
90th Percentile £51.50 £47.33 £135.75
Median hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £20.11
% change year-on-year -15.09% +31.81% -10.64%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Cloud Native as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in Edinburgh

Cloud Native
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cloud Native in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Cloud Native in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Native 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cloud Native.

1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) AWS
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
3 4 (66.67%) Serverless
4 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
4 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) CQRS
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (50.00%) Azure
4 3 (50.00%) SaaS
4 3 (50.00%) PaaS
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)

Cloud Native
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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Serverless
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (50.00%) Azure
3 3 (50.00%) PaaS
3 3 (50.00%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Azure Functions
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 3 (50.00%) CQRS
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Community of Practice
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Terraform