Period
to 7 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Serverless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Serverless over the 6 months to 7 June 2020 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.

Serverless Computing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
7 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 104 134
Rank change year-on-year +33 +30 -
Contract jobs citing Serverless 20 18 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.60% 0.78% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.62% 3.86% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £575 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.74% +150.00% -
10th Percentile £413 £518 £225
90th Percentile £523 £608 £437
Scotland median daily rate £450 £525 £350
% change year-on-year -14.29% +50.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Serverless is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 302 466 318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.18% 20.22% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 265 191
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £256 £305 £275
90th Percentile £611 £575 £600
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £420
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £111.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -77.13% -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £16.76
% change year-on-year +37.25% +52.15% +5.14%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in Edinburgh

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Daily rate trend for Serverless in Edinburgh

Serverless
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Serverless in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 7 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Serverless in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Serverless 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 Serverless.

1 15 (75.00%) AWS
2 14 (70.00%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) DevOps
4 8 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Amazon S3
5 7 (35.00%) PaaS
5 7 (35.00%) Node.js
5 7 (35.00%) TypeScript
5 7 (35.00%) Public Sector
6 6 (30.00%) Azure
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) Python
7 5 (25.00%) SaaS
7 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 5 (25.00%) Azure Functions
7 5 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (25.00%) React
8 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) Java
9 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) MVC
9 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.00%) C#

Serverless
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 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 15 (75.00%) AWS
2 14 (70.00%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (35.00%) Amazon S3
4 7 (35.00%) PaaS
5 6 (30.00%) Azure
6 5 (25.00%) Azure Functions
6 5 (25.00%) SaaS
7 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (10.00%) OpenShift
9 1 (5.00%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (5.00%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (5.00%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) Data Lake
5 1 (5.00%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (5.00%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.00%) GitLab
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) AWS Developer
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) React Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Node.js
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) React
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Core
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) Swagger
4 2 (10.00%) YAML
5 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) Sass
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) CQRS
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Code Coverage
6 2 (10.00%) ETL
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Requirements Gathering
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) TypeScript
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) Go
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (15.00%) Terraform
2 2 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Okta
1 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat