The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 112 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.044% 0.039% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.38% 0.70% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £463 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +45.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £344
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
265 142 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.75% 5.53% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 64 51
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Berkshire region.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +17 1 £475 +2.70% 1
Amazon EC2
South East

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Plesk
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Varnish
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) Bacula
2 1 (50.00%) cPanel
2 1 (50.00%) CloudBees
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite
2 1 (50.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ELK Stack
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) VXML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Fedora
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) qmail
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (50.00%) Varnish
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Bacula
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (50.00%) cPanel
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Plesk
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (50.00%) Salt
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware