Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 135 -
Rank change year-on-year +60 - -
Contract jobs citing Serverless 41 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.82% 0.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.44% 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £550 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% - -
Scotland median daily rate £525 £375 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh 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 486 424 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 21.59% 14.52% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 226 162
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £275 £306 £276
90th Percentile £600 £619 £619
Scotland median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £61.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.31% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.90 £16.76 £17.39
% change year-on-year +6.80% -3.62% -51.69%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in Edinburgh

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Serverless in Edinburgh

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Serverless in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 35 (85.37%) AWS
2 30 (73.17%) AWS Lambda
3 25 (60.98%) Python
4 21 (51.22%) Migration
5 20 (48.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (31.71%) OpenShift
7 13 (31.71%) DevOps
8 12 (29.27%) Linux
9 11 (26.83%) Web Services
10 10 (24.39%) Public Sector
10 10 (24.39%) Public Cloud
11 9 (21.95%) Kubernetes
11 9 (21.95%) Finance
11 9 (21.95%) JSON
11 9 (21.95%) Server Management
12 8 (19.51%) Windows
12 8 (19.51%) Ansible
13 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
13 7 (17.07%) Go
13 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
13 7 (17.07%) boto
13 7 (17.07%) React
13 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
13 7 (17.07%) Technical Leadership
14 6 (14.63%) Terraform
14 6 (14.63%) TDD
14 6 (14.63%) Banking
14 6 (14.63%) JavaScript

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 5 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.44%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 35 (85.37%) AWS
2 30 (73.17%) AWS Lambda
3 20 (48.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (31.71%) OpenShift
5 6 (14.63%) PaaS
6 5 (12.20%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (4.88%) Azure
8 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
8 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Artifactory
1 6 (14.63%) GitLab
1 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.44%) JMeter
2 1 (2.44%) Mocha
2 1 (2.44%) Protractor
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 10 (24.39%) Public Sector
2 9 (21.95%) Finance
3 6 (14.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) AWS Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (26.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (24.39%) Architect
5 8 (19.51%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (17.07%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 7 (17.07%) Migration Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (14.63%) Developer
8 4 (9.76%) AWS Architect
8 4 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Python Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) AWS Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.88%) Cloud Automation Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) DevOps Automation Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Web Services
2 9 (21.95%) JSON
3 7 (17.07%) boto
3 7 (17.07%) React
4 5 (12.20%) CSS
4 5 (12.20%) HTML
5 4 (9.76%) RESTful
6 3 (7.32%) .NET
6 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.88%) jQuery
8 1 (2.44%) Kafka
8 1 (2.44%) Node.js
8 1 (2.44%) Redux
8 1 (2.44%) REST
8 1 (2.44%) Sass
8 1 (2.44%) Spring
8 1 (2.44%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.44%) WSDL
8 1 (2.44%) XML
8 1 (2.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.32%) Cloud Native
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Migration
2 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) DevOps
4 9 (21.95%) Server Management
5 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.07%) Technical Leadership
6 6 (14.63%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) Architectural Design
7 5 (12.20%) Microservices
8 4 (9.76%) Cloud Enablement
8 4 (9.76%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (9.76%) Kanban
8 4 (9.76%) Scrum
9 3 (7.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.88%) Analytics
10 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
10 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.44%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) Python
2 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
2 7 (17.07%) Go
2 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) PHP
4 5 (12.20%) Ruby
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) C#
7 1 (2.44%) ES6
7 1 (2.44%) Java 8
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (12.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 5 (12.20%) NCSC
2 1 (2.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Kubernetes
2 8 (19.51%) Ansible
3 6 (14.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.44%) F5
2 1 (2.44%) FNZ
2 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.44%) VMware