The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 61 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 12 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.45% 0.49% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.81% 13.79% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £344 £249
% change year-on-year
+38.18% +38.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
111 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.45% 3.55% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 23 9
Average daily rate £415 £233 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.49% -15.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £17.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+38.23% -44.71%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 9 £475 +137.50% 1
Amazon EC2
East of England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Puppet
2 8 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (66.67%) Google
3 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (50.00%) Nagios
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (33.33%) Rackspace Cloud
6 4 (33.33%) Rackspace
6 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) Subversion
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
7 3 (25.00%) Open Source
7 3 (25.00%) logstash
7 3 (25.00%) Graphite
7 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
8 2 (16.67%) Docker

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (33.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
2 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (50.00%) Nagios
4 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 3 (25.00%) logstash
4 3 (25.00%) Graphite
4 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Google
2 4 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
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