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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 54 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% - 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.49% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £213
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
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 Glasgow region.

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
67 55 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.20% 8.81% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 10
Median daily rate £370 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.23%
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 Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) XQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) XPath

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Django
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) XPath
1 1 (50.00%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
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