Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Salt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Salt over the 6 months to 15 December 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.

Salt
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Salt 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £550 - -
Scotland median daily rate £365 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Salt is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 327 185 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.07% 9.33% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 67 98
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £287 £263 £248
90th Percentile £600 £475 £497
Scotland median daily rate £413 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +25.00% +1.54% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £19.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +16.28% +16.22% +5.71%

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Salt in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Salt 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 Salt.

1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) Terraform
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

Salt
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 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Terraform