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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 129 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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
141 59 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.97% 2.43% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 34 27
Average daily rate £450 £298 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.26% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £190 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 2 £550 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £500 -
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Amazon EC2
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2.

1 16 (94.12%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
4 8 (47.06%) SOA
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 6 (35.29%) Amazon S3
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (17.65%) Citrix
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) MySQL
8 3 (17.65%) Java
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.76%) SQL
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 2 (11.76%) Apache
9 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco
9 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
9 2 (11.76%) MVC
9 2 (11.76%) HP

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (94.12%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (35.29%) Amazon S3
4 2 (11.76%) Office 365
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (11.76%) PaaS
5 1 (5.88%) CloudFront
5 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) VLAN
1 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) IPsec
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) SimpleDB
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) CruiseControl
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.88%) Hudson
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Local Government
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Web Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Configuration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) WAP
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 8 (47.06%) SOA
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Golang
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) PMP
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Juniper
3 2 (11.76%) Veeam
4 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.88%) hybris
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) New Relic
4 1 (5.88%) BMC
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) KANA
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle