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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.30% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £310 £400
% change year-on-year
+39.51% -22.50%
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
59 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.90% 1.58% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 1
Average daily rate £305 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.38% -9.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.10 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

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

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Mesos
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Mesos