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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.76% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £281 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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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
21 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.28% 1.47% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
Average daily rate £375 £350 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +43.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £325 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £465 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -26.78%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2.

1 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 17 (100.00%) LAMP
1 17 (100.00%) Python
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
1 17 (100.00%) CentOS
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (58.82%) Open Source
2 10 (58.82%) Cacti
2 10 (58.82%) nginx
2 10 (58.82%) Amazon S3
2 10 (58.82%) Puppet
2 10 (58.82%) Percona
2 10 (58.82%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (58.82%) DevOps
2 10 (58.82%) Load Balancing
2 10 (58.82%) Nagios
2 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
2 10 (58.82%) Apache
2 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) UNIX
3 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
3 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) Servlets
3 7 (41.18%) PHP5
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (58.82%) nginx
1 10 (58.82%) Apache
2 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (58.82%) Amazon S3
3 7 (41.18%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (41.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) LAMP
2 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) Servlets
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 7 (41.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) CentOS
2 10 (58.82%) UNIX
3 7 (41.18%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) DevOps
1 10 (58.82%) Load Balancing
1 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
2 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) Python
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (41.18%) PHP5
2 7 (41.18%) Java
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Cacti
1 10 (58.82%) Puppet
1 10 (58.82%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (58.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (58.82%) Percona
3 4 (23.53%) SAP