Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 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.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 132 128
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.069% 0.035% 0.092%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.40% 0.31% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 - £425
10th Percentile £388 - £383
90th Percentile £463 - £448
Scotland median daily rate £425 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Virtual Private Cloud 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 502 324 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.20% 11.31% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 183 72
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £418 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.70% +13.12%
10th Percentile £319 £250 £243
90th Percentile £688 £600 £513
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £61.00 £26.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.38% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.88 £22.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +10.56% +42.86% +31.25%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Virtual Private Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Virtual 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 Virtual Private Cloud.

1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (50.00%) vRealize
2 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA

Virtual 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VCAP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware