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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 116 102 105
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 1.05% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.29% 23.40% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Average daily rate - £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £308
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +38.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
70 94 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.68% 4.50% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 27
Average daily rate £513 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.41% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £443 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £57.50 £9.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+538.88% -80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

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
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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Portsmouth - 3 - -
Amazon EC2
South East

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) IaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) SCVMM
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) BMC
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (42.86%) IaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
4 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) AMQP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (28.57%) SSH
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Gerrit
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Mockito
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceStack
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) JPA
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) PostGIS
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
1 3 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
3 2 (28.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCVMM
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) BMC
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) EMC
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Juniper
1 3 (42.86%) NetApp
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk