Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 90 129
Rank change year-on-year -29 +39 +2
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 17 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.58% 1.07% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 4.10% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
10th Percentile £388 £370 £373
90th Percentile £513 £575 £478
Scotland median daily rate £438 £463 £435
% change year-on-year -5.41% +6.32% +39.20%
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 811 610 893
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.77% 26.01% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 337 470
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% -8.24% +13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £280
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £43.39 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.67% +174.36% -12.14%
10th Percentile £12.20 £10.88 £10.78
90th Percentile £22.40 £48.22 £49.13
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £30.93 £38.50
% change year-on-year -43.41% -19.68% +105.33%

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 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Private Cloud in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (41.18%) Ansible
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
3 5 (29.41%) Kanban
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Process Management
4 4 (23.53%) Puppet
4 4 (23.53%) SELinux
4 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (23.53%) Build Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Go
4 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
5 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) OSPF
5 3 (17.65%) BGP
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) SNMP

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 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (11.76%) OpenShift
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) BGP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) OSPF
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) SNMP
2 2 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) VLAN
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) VXLAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.88%) FabricPath
3 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.88%) HSRP
3 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Lake
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Power BI
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Build Automation Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Build Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) BPM Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Environment Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Kanban
3 4 (23.53%) Build Automation
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) Process Management
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) Go
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Java 8
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Ansible
2 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 4 (23.53%) SELinux
3 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
3 2 (11.76%) vCenter Server
4 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
4 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp