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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 126 120 143
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.082% 0.74% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.85% 9.91% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 3
Median daily rate - £450 £450
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
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
236 212 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.70% 7.50% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 126 93
Median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.09% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £31.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.96% +103.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £20.80 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £41.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +36.98%

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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - -
Hertfordshire -2 1 - - 4
Amazon EC2
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design

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 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle