The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 158 178 196
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +18
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 14 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.99% 3.13% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 8
Median daily rate £475 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £296 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
469 288 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.59% 6.22% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 233 166
Median daily rate £500 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £260 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £44.62 £22.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.82% +3.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.92 £21.20 £20.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.32 £23.78 £21.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 34 (94.44%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (66.67%) TDD
4 23 (63.89%) DevOps
5 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 19 (52.78%) E-Commerce
6 19 (52.78%) BDD
7 18 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (41.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (41.67%) TeamCity
9 13 (36.11%) Hadoop
9 13 (36.11%) Amazon RDS
9 13 (36.11%) High Availability
9 13 (36.11%) Ruby
9 13 (36.11%) Public Cloud
10 12 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (33.33%) Microservices
10 12 (33.33%) Python
10 12 (33.33%) MVC
10 12 (33.33%) C#
10 12 (33.33%) .NET
10 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 12 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
11 11 (30.56%) Java
11 11 (30.56%) Linux
12 9 (25.00%) Jenkins

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 15 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 34 (94.44%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (19.44%) Amazon S3
3 7 (19.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (8.33%) Route 53
6 2 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (5.56%) CloudFront
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.78%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) DSL
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 13 (36.11%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (36.11%) Hadoop
3 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
4 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (13.89%) Redis
6 4 (11.11%) MySQL
7 2 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.78%) Big Data
8 1 (2.78%) Cloudera CDH
8 1 (2.78%) HBase
8 1 (2.78%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) TeamCity
2 12 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.33%) Subversion
6 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.56%) Hudson
7 1 (2.78%) GitLab
7 1 (2.78%) GoCD
7 1 (2.78%) JIRA
7 1 (2.78%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (2.78%) RSpec
7 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) AWS Developer
3 11 (30.56%) .NET Developer
3 11 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (30.56%) C# Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Cloud Developer
4 10 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Android Developer
6 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Ruby Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.78%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
1 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 12 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (16.67%) React Native
4 3 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) CSS3
5 2 (5.56%) Ember.js
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) HTML5
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
5 2 (5.56%) Sensu
6 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.78%) ELK Stack
6 1 (2.78%) Flask
6 1 (2.78%) REST
6 1 (2.78%) SQLAlchemy
6 1 (2.78%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Derivative
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Android
2 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.33%) CentOS
3 3 (8.33%) Debian
4 2 (5.56%) Fedora
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
5 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) TDD
3 23 (63.89%) DevOps
4 19 (52.78%) BDD
4 19 (52.78%) E-Commerce
5 13 (36.11%) High Availability
6 12 (33.33%) Microservices
6 12 (33.33%) MVC
7 9 (25.00%) Open Source
8 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (19.44%) Android Development
10 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
12 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (8.33%) Migration
12 3 (8.33%) Release Management
13 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
13 2 (5.56%) Scrum
13 2 (5.56%) Web Development
14 1 (2.78%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) Ruby
3 12 (33.33%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) Python
4 11 (30.56%) Java
5 7 (19.44%) Clojure
5 7 (19.44%) Objective-C
6 5 (13.89%) PHP
7 3 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.78%) C
9 1 (2.78%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (22.22%) Ansible
3 6 (16.67%) Puppet
4 3 (8.33%) Terraform
5 2 (5.56%) Kibana
5 2 (5.56%) logstash
6 1 (2.78%) Consul
6 1 (2.78%) Grafana
6 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
1 2 (5.56%) Splunk
2 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.78%) New Relic
2 1 (2.78%) RedDot
2 1 (2.78%) Zend
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