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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
North West / Manchester
Rank 83 106 91
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.37% 1.75% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
157 114 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.77% 6.35% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 70 40
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.20 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-17.92% -8.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 - 4 £550 -
Amazon EC2
North West

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (60.00%) Amazon S3
2 12 (60.00%) .NET
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) Puppet
4 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (50.00%) DevOps
4 10 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (45.00%) nginx
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
6 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) MVC
7 7 (35.00%) Google
7 7 (35.00%) OO
7 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
7 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (30.00%) Google App Engine
8 6 (30.00%) Open Source
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (30.00%) Jetty
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (30.00%) PowerShell

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 9 (45.00%) nginx
1 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (30.00%) IIS
2 6 (30.00%) Jetty
2 6 (30.00%) Mongrel
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (15.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 10 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (30.00%) Google App Engine
5 6 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (15.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (15.00%) CloudFront
8 2 (10.00%) Slack
9 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (5.00%) GitHub
9 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
9 1 (5.00%) Route 53
9 1 (5.00%) Silverpop
9 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
1 6 (30.00%) FTP
1 6 (30.00%) HTTP
1 6 (30.00%) IPsec
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) SSL
2 5 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) VPN
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (15.00%) Redis
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (30.00%) Travis CI
4 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 3 (15.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (30.00%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (30.00%) J2EE
2 6 (30.00%) REST
2 6 (30.00%) Servlets
2 6 (30.00%) WPF
3 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) CSS3
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) OAuth
5 1 (5.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) CentOS
4 3 (15.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) DevOps
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (35.00%) MVC
4 7 (35.00%) OO
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (30.00%) OOD
5 6 (30.00%) Open Source
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (15.00%) Information Security
8 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (15.00%) Patch Management
8 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (10.00%) Privileged Access Management
9 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
9 2 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (20.00%) PHP
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) SANS
2 3 (15.00%) SSCP
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (25.00%) Ansible
4 3 (15.00%) Packer
4 3 (15.00%) QRadar
5 1 (5.00%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Google
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) IBM
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 3 (15.00%) Apple
4 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
4 3 (15.00%) New Relic
4 3 (15.00%) Splunk
5 2 (10.00%) Assembla
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) DocuSign
6 1 (5.00%) Freshdesk
6 1 (5.00%) Hortonworks
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) Zend