The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 106 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 4 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.64% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.09% 16.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £548 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
191 73 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.54% 3.90% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 48 15
Median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.64 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Salford - 1 £548 -
Amazon EC2
North West

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Google
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Google App Engine
4 3 (37.50%) Xen
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Travis CI
5 2 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (25.00%) Slack
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (25.00%) NFS
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Jetty
2 1 (12.50%) Mongrel
2 1 (12.50%) Mule
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Google App Engine
2 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Slack
3 2 (25.00%) SoftLayer
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (12.50%) GitHub
4 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) Travis CI
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) ELK Stack
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Servlets
1 1 (12.50%) Visualforce
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) Web Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) SANS
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Xen
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Assembla
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Rackspace
4 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (25.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
5 1 (12.50%) Splunk
5 1 (12.50%) webMethods
5 1 (12.50%) WSO2