The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
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 Dorset region.

Cloud Services Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
6 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.22% 1.95% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 11
Median daily rate £278 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.42 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.49% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Amazon EC2
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Dorset region.

Amazon EC2 Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset