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 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 110 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 17 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.80% 0.33% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.67% 10.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £243 £300
% change year-on-year
+44.32% -19.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
Amazon EC2
South East

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
75 59 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.55% 3.20% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 13
Average daily rate £375 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £98.84 - £12.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.71 - £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.97 - £13.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-52.41% +39.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 13 £350 - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Amazon EC2
South East

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) Java
1 17 (85.00%) Jenkins
1 17 (85.00%) Vagrant
2 16 (80.00%) Web Services
2 16 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 15 (75.00%) Scrum
4 14 (70.00%) Linux
4 14 (70.00%) Open Source
4 14 (70.00%) Puppet
5 13 (65.00%) RSpec
5 13 (65.00%) CentOS
6 12 (60.00%) Maven
6 12 (60.00%) VMware
6 12 (60.00%) vCloud
7 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (50.00%) TDD
8 10 (50.00%) MVC
8 10 (50.00%) EMC
8 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
8 10 (50.00%) VirtualBox
8 10 (50.00%) DevOps
9 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (40.00%) Ajax
10 8 (40.00%) Spring
10 8 (40.00%) JSON
10 8 (40.00%) Spring MVC
10 8 (40.00%) Selenium
10 8 (40.00%) JPA
10 8 (40.00%) Hibernate

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 8 (40.00%) Apache
1 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) Node.js
3 2 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (5.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 16 (80.00%) Amazon S3
2 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (65.00%) RSpec
3 12 (60.00%) Maven
4 8 (40.00%) Mockito
4 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (40.00%) Selenium
5 5 (25.00%) JUnit
6 4 (20.00%) JIRA
7 3 (15.00%) Grunt
8 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
8 2 (10.00%) JMeter
8 2 (10.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (40.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) Ajax
2 8 (40.00%) JSON
2 8 (40.00%) Spring MVC
2 8 (40.00%) JPA
2 8 (40.00%) RESTful
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) JTS
4 4 (20.00%) PostGIS
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (10.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Linked Data
3 2 (10.00%) Xbox
3 2 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (10.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Scrum
2 10 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (50.00%) TDD
2 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (50.00%) DevOps
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
5 6 (30.00%) Kanban
5 6 (30.00%) Web Development
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Test-First Development
8 2 (10.00%) Pair Programming
9 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) BC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) vCloud
2 10 (50.00%) VirtualBox
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (25.00%) Docker
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) Vagrant
2 14 (70.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) EMC
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Tripwire
4 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (5.00%) Percona