Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 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.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 - 108
Rank change year-on-year - +108 -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.038% - 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.20% - 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 - £425
10th Percentile £363 - £383
90th Percentile £388 - £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 490 320 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.71% 11.08% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 178 68
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £222
90th Percentile £700 £600 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £67.75 £26.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.10% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% +47.06% -

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

Virtual Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Private Cloud in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Packer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Packer
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet