Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 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.

Private Cloud
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 104 119
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 -4
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 15 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.51% 0.98% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 3.52% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 9
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £359 £260 £358
90th Percentile £453 £575 £478
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £435
% change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +27.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £42.00

Private Cloud 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 841 766 741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.62% 27.66% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 408 393
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +5.19%
10th Percentile £286 £262 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £379 £350
% change year-on-year +5.54% +8.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +89.69% -2.68%
10th Percentile £12.20 £10.75 £10.78
90th Percentile £22.00 £43.39 £48.75
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -27.08% -33.33% +94.59%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in Edinburgh

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Private Cloud in Edinburgh

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Private Cloud in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Private Cloud in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Private Cloud 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 Private Cloud.

1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (33.33%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Build Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (26.67%) Go
4 4 (26.67%) SELinux
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) VLAN
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (13.33%) Law
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) LDAP
6 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP

Private Cloud
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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) OpenShift
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) BGP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) OSPF
1 2 (13.33%) SNMP
1 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) VXLAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Lake
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) Power BI
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (13.33%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Build Automation Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Build Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Power BI Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Kanban
3 4 (26.67%) Build Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
5 1 (6.67%) Software Licensing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (26.67%) Go
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Java 8
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SELinux
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (13.33%) vCenter Server
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata