The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 52 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.43% 0.23% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.33% 4.17% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£378 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Cloud Services Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
15 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.21% 5.44% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 3
Average daily rate £375 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £190.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+30.30% -48.43%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Mule ESB
2 2 (66.67%) DTV
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Mule
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (66.67%) Mule
1 2 (66.67%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Spring Integration
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter