The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 50 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 7 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.10% 0.50% 1.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.00% 9.80% 56.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 9
Median daily rate £600 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £444 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
North 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 Cheshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
70 51 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.01% 5.09% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 31 13
Median daily rate £550 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.75 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.64%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Macclesfield - 4 £600 - 1
Amazon EC2
North West

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (80.00%) DevOps
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) Perl
5 5 (50.00%) Python
5 5 (50.00%) JSON
5 5 (50.00%) YAML
5 5 (50.00%) High Availability
5 5 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (50.00%) AWS Certification
5 5 (50.00%) boto
5 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (40.00%) Salt
6 4 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (40.00%) Docker
7 3 (30.00%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (30.00%) Amazon CloudWatch

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudTrail
5 3 (30.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (30.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Hudson
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) boto
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
1 5 (50.00%) YAML
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Kafka
3 1 (10.00%) Spark Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) High Availability
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Data Security
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (40.00%) Docker
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 8 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (40.00%) Salt
4 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
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