The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England / East of England
Rank 120 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.21% 3.19% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £575 £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -20.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £416 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
247 188 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 11.77% 7.96% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 126 90
Median daily rate £450 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £623 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.25% +29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £15.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +7 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire +2 1 - -
Essex -5 1 £575 +31.42%
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Google
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) SSL
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) IPsec
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Xen
5 2 (33.33%) FTP
5 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) HTML

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Jetty
2 2 (33.33%) Mongrel
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) Anypoint
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (33.33%) Google App Engine
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (16.67%) G Suite
4 1 (16.67%) GitHub
4 1 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (33.33%) Travis CI
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Technician
2 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft Architect
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Handlebars
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec