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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 132 142
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.072% 0.034%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.11% 0.80%
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
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 East of England region.

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
256 180 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.39% 6.51% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 129 68
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £50.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +21.95%
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) Google App Engine
4 3 (50.00%) Google
4 3 (50.00%) Xen
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) FTP
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) LDAP
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE

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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Jetty
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Google App Engine
2 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) IPsec
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Travis CI
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) Servlets
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Xen
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) Bacula
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Google
4 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp