The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 96 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 16 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.78% 0.22% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 8.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
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 Hampshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
80 45 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.91% 2.43% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 26
Average daily rate £365 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £357 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £433 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £45.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.77% +309.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £12.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -33.33%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 26 (83.87%) Puppet
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (74.19%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (70.97%) Jenkins
4 22 (70.97%) Java
5 20 (64.52%) Scrum
6 17 (54.84%) TDD
6 17 (54.84%) Spring
6 17 (54.84%) MVC
6 17 (54.84%) JUnit
6 17 (54.84%) Linux
6 17 (54.84%) Mockito
6 17 (54.84%) Cucumber
6 17 (54.84%) BDD
6 17 (54.84%) Spring MVC
6 17 (54.84%) Selenium
6 17 (54.84%) JPA
7 16 (51.61%) Amazon S3
7 16 (51.61%) Tomcat
8 15 (48.39%) Web Services
8 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
8 15 (48.39%) Maven
8 15 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (48.39%) Kanban
9 13 (41.94%) VirtualBox
9 13 (41.94%) Vagrant
9 13 (41.94%) RSpec
10 12 (38.71%) Web Development
10 12 (38.71%) Ruby
11 11 (35.48%) JavaScript

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (51.61%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 23 (74.19%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (51.61%) Amazon S3
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (16.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) DSL
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security
2 5 (16.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Hazelcast
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (70.97%) Jenkins
2 17 (54.84%) Mockito
2 17 (54.84%) Cucumber
2 17 (54.84%) JUnit
2 17 (54.84%) Selenium
3 15 (48.39%) Maven
4 13 (41.94%) RSpec
5 7 (22.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) VBA Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) Spring MVC
1 17 (54.84%) JPA
1 17 (54.84%) Spring
2 15 (48.39%) Web Services
2 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
3 10 (32.26%) CSS
3 10 (32.26%) Ajax
3 10 (32.26%) JSON
4 8 (25.81%) RESTful
5 6 (19.35%) PostGIS
5 6 (19.35%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) UNIX
3 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
4 6 (19.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) Scrum
3 17 (54.84%) BDD
3 17 (54.84%) TDD
3 17 (54.84%) MVC
4 15 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (48.39%) Kanban
5 12 (38.71%) Web Development
6 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
7 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
8 6 (19.35%) DevOps
9 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.23%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) Ruby
3 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) Python
4 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
4 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
5 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) VBA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) VirtualBox
2 8 (25.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (83.87%) Puppet
2 13 (41.94%) Vagrant