The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Leeds region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank - 43 62
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 4.23% 2.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 69.09% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 36 17
Average daily rate
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- £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+46.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
34 55 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.29% 6.12% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 48 35
Average daily rate £350 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £325 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £34.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +151.85%
Amazon EC2
West Yorkshire

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds