Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 119 93
Rank change year-on-year +3 -26 +24
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 17 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.87% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.51% 3.08% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -8.82% +17.24%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £375
90th Percentile £460 £574 £475
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £445
% change year-on-year +6.25% -10.11% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £41.25

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 678 812 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.03% 28.12% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 453 307
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £225 £256 £210
90th Percentile £550 £563 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% -1.64% +60.36%
10th Percentile £15.40 £18.27 £14.50
90th Percentile £46.63 £130.25 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £21.56 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.81% -4.76% +10.47%

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 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Private Cloud in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) Migration
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (35.29%) Middleware
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (29.41%) Clustering
5 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (29.41%) Software Licensing
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Licensing
6 4 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
7 3 (17.65%) Law
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Solaris
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (11.76%) Data Lake
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) Power BI
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Power BI Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Migration Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Middleware
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Licensing
3 4 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Replication
5 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) Software Licensing
4 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
5 3 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) BCP
6 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
6 2 (11.76%) High Availability
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 2 (11.76%) XenApp
1 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
1 2 (11.76%) XenServer
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata