The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 338 355 376
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +21
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 106 65 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.55% 4.49% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 49 31
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £586 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £310 £394
% change year-on-year
+38.30% -21.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2330 1449 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.20% 6.49% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1689 965 748
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 8
Median hourly rate £26.13 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.35% +105.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.62 £17.50 £16.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £35.00 £20.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in London

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Amazon EC2
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the London region.

Amazon EC2 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +36 13 £458 +7.64% 5
Westminster - 1 - -
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 202 (93.52%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (58.33%) Java
3 98 (45.37%) DevOps
4 94 (43.52%) Linux
5 93 (43.06%) Amazon S3
6 87 (40.28%) Python
7 84 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (38.89%) Amazon RDS
8 78 (36.11%) Jenkins
9 69 (31.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 64 (29.63%) Web Services
11 60 (27.78%) JavaScript
12 56 (25.93%) Ruby
12 56 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
13 51 (23.61%) Puppet
14 48 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
14 48 (22.22%) TDD
15 44 (20.37%) Git (software)
16 41 (18.98%) Ansible
17 40 (18.52%) Docker
18 38 (17.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 37 (17.13%) MongoDB
19 37 (17.13%) Amazon SQS
19 37 (17.13%) Bash Shell
20 36 (16.67%) SQL
20 36 (16.67%) Tomcat
21 35 (16.20%) HTML
21 35 (16.20%) Continuous Delivery
22 34 (15.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 33 (15.28%) CloudFront

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 25 (11.57%) Node.js
3 24 (11.11%) JBoss
4 20 (9.26%) Apache
4 20 (9.26%) IIS
5 17 (7.87%) WordPress
6 15 (6.94%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (6.94%) OpenStack
7 14 (6.48%) nginx
8 10 (4.63%) WebSphere
9 9 (4.17%) CMS
10 6 (2.78%) Drupal
11 5 (2.31%) Confluence
11 5 (2.31%) Jetty
12 4 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (1.85%) Apache Pig
12 4 (1.85%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.85%) Magnolia
12 4 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.85%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 202 (93.52%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (43.06%) Amazon S3
3 69 (31.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 37 (17.13%) Amazon SQS
5 34 (15.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 33 (15.28%) CloudFront
7 28 (12.96%) Route 53
8 27 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 26 (12.04%) Amazon ELB
10 23 (10.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 23 (10.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 18 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
11 18 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (7.87%) Amazon Glacier
13 16 (7.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 10 (4.63%) Amazon Kinesis
15 9 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
16 8 (3.70%) GitHub
17 7 (3.24%) PaaS
18 6 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.94%) DNS
2 14 (6.48%) TCP/IP
3 13 (6.02%) HTTP
4 9 (4.17%) Internet
4 9 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (3.70%) SSL
6 7 (3.24%) Firewall
7 5 (2.31%) DHCP
7 5 (2.31%) FTP
7 5 (2.31%) IPsec
7 5 (2.31%) SMTP
8 4 (1.85%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.93%) Network Security
10 1 (0.46%) Intranet
10 1 (0.46%) LAN
10 1 (0.46%) LDAP
10 1 (0.46%) VLAN
10 1 (0.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (38.89%) Amazon RDS
2 38 (17.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 37 (17.13%) MongoDB
4 27 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 24 (11.11%) MySQL
6 23 (10.65%) NoSQL
7 16 (7.41%) Redis
8 12 (5.56%) Big Data
8 12 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (4.17%) Hadoop
10 7 (3.24%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (2.78%) HBase
11 6 (2.78%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.78%) SimpleDB
12 5 (2.31%) Oracle Database
12 5 (2.31%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.31%) SQL Server
13 4 (1.85%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.85%) Neo4j
14 3 (1.39%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 78 (36.11%) Jenkins
2 44 (20.37%) Git (software)
3 25 (11.57%) TeamCity
3 25 (11.57%) Vagrant
4 22 (10.19%) JIRA
5 19 (8.80%) Maven
6 12 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (4.63%) JUnit
8 8 (3.70%) RSpec
8 8 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (3.70%) Subversion
9 7 (3.24%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.78%) Mockito
11 5 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (2.31%) Travis CI
12 4 (1.85%) Ant
12 4 (1.85%) Gerrit
12 4 (1.85%) Gradle
12 4 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.39%) IntelliJ
General
1 23 (10.65%) Finance
2 17 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.70%) Banking
4 7 (3.24%) Retail
5 6 (2.78%) Marketing
6 3 (1.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.46%) Legal
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.46%) Publishing
7 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (32.41%) Developer
2 53 (24.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 29 (13.43%) AWS Engineer
5 23 (10.65%) Cloud Engineer
6 21 (9.72%) Administrator
7 20 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
8 17 (7.87%) Senior Developer
9 13 (6.02%) Architect
10 12 (5.56%) HTML Developer
10 12 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
11 11 (5.09%) AWS Developer
11 11 (5.09%) Consultant
12 9 (4.17%) AWS Administrator
12 9 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
12 9 (4.17%) PHP Developer
12 9 (4.17%) Python Developer
13 8 (3.70%) AWS Architect
13 8 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (29.63%) Web Services
2 35 (16.20%) HTML
3 33 (15.28%) .NET
4 29 (13.43%) CSS
5 26 (12.04%) HTML5
6 22 (10.19%) LAMP
7 19 (8.80%) jQuery
8 17 (7.87%) J2EE
9 15 (6.94%) REST
10 12 (5.56%) RESTful
11 11 (5.09%) CSS3
12 10 (4.63%) Apache Flex
13 9 (4.17%) AngularJS
14 7 (3.24%) ELK Stack
14 7 (3.24%) Spring
14 7 (3.24%) Symfony
15 6 (2.78%) Sass
15 6 (2.78%) SOAP
16 5 (2.31%) Laravel
16 5 (2.31%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.02%) Augmented Reality
1 13 (6.02%) Digital Media
2 12 (5.56%) User Experience
3 8 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.24%) PKI
5 6 (2.78%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.31%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.85%) MPEG
8 3 (1.39%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.39%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.39%) Fintech
8 3 (1.39%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.39%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.39%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.39%) Wiki
9 2 (0.93%) CUDA
9 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 94 (43.52%) Linux
2 29 (13.43%) Windows
3 24 (11.11%) Unix
4 18 (8.33%) Debian
5 17 (7.87%) CentOS
6 11 (5.09%) Apple iOS
7 10 (4.63%) Android
8 9 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.39%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.39%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.46%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.46%) Fedora
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (45.37%) DevOps
2 84 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (22.22%) TDD
5 35 (16.20%) Continuous Delivery
6 29 (13.43%) Configuration Management
7 22 (10.19%) MVC
8 21 (9.72%) BDD
9 18 (8.33%) SOA
10 16 (7.41%) Kanban
10 16 (7.41%) Migration
10 16 (7.41%) Software Engineering
11 14 (6.48%) Auto-Scaling
11 14 (6.48%) Open Source
12 12 (5.56%) OO
12 12 (5.56%) SDLC
13 11 (5.09%) Multithreading
14 10 (4.63%) E-Commerce
14 10 (4.63%) Scrum
14 10 (4.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (58.33%) Java
2 87 (40.28%) Python
3 60 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 56 (25.93%) Ruby
5 37 (17.13%) Bash Shell
6 36 (16.67%) SQL
7 27 (12.50%) PHP
8 14 (6.48%) C++
8 14 (6.48%) Go
9 13 (6.02%) R
10 11 (5.09%) Clojure
10 11 (5.09%) Perl
11 10 (4.63%) Erlang
12 9 (4.17%) C
12 9 (4.17%) C#
13 6 (2.78%) Scala
14 5 (2.31%) Groovy
15 4 (1.85%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (5.09%) Degree
2 6 (2.78%) AWS Certification
3 4 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) PhD
5 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.46%) CCNP
5 1 (0.46%) CCSE
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.41%) QA
1 16 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (18.52%) Docker
2 17 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.85%) vCloud
3 4 (1.85%) Xen
4 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.93%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.46%) Ceph
5 1 (0.46%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (23.61%) Puppet
2 48 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (18.98%) Ansible
4 11 (5.09%) Nagios
4 11 (5.09%) Salt
5 10 (4.63%) Kubernetes
6 8 (3.70%) Packer
7 6 (2.78%) logstash
8 5 (2.31%) Kibana
9 2 (0.93%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.93%) Grafana
9 2 (0.93%) Graphite
9 2 (0.93%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.93%) Mesos
10 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 23 (10.65%) Oracle
2 21 (9.72%) VMware
3 13 (6.02%) Google
3 13 (6.02%) New Relic
4 10 (4.63%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.70%) RedDot
6 6 (2.78%) Akamai
6 6 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.31%) Zend
8 4 (1.85%) Interwoven
9 3 (1.39%) Splunk
9 3 (1.39%) Sun
10 2 (0.93%) NetApp
10 2 (0.93%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.93%) Tableau
11 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.46%) Juniper
11 1 (0.46%) Mercator
11 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
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