The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 65 61
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 7.14% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £213 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -52.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £308
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +38.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
Scotland

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

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
34 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.51% 3.62% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 2
Average daily rate £325 £305 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -32.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.05 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow