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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 108 105
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.81% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 20.99% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 6
Average daily rate
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- £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £469 £350 £243
% change year-on-year
+33.92% +44.32%
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
93 81 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.16% 3.87% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 56
Average daily rate £425 £365 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -17.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £98.84 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

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 1 September 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) DTV
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (25.00%) Xbox
1 1 (25.00%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test-First Development
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter