The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 66 72 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 9 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.96% 0.11% 1.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.56% 1.35% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
Median daily rate £450 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.69% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
119 74 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.74% 8.26% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 58 22
Median daily rate £450 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £160 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.63 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (90.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (90.00%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (90.00%) Microservices
2 9 (90.00%) Public Cloud
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 9 (90.00%) TeamCity
2 9 (90.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (90.00%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (90.00%) High Availability
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Kanban
3 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (60.00%) QA
3 6 (60.00%) Blog
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 9 (90.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon S3
2 6 (60.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 9 (90.00%) Hadoop
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (90.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (50.00%) AWS Developer
1 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (90.00%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (60.00%) Ember.js
2 6 (60.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Public Cloud
2 6 (60.00%) Blog
2 6 (60.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) High Availability
2 9 (90.00%) Microservices
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (60.00%) CQRS
3 6 (60.00%) Kanban
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet