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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.78% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.79% 4.62% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
162 130 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.54% 6.74% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 74 39
Median daily rate £400 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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 16 January 2017.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (75.00%) Amazon S3
3 10 (62.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Linux
5 8 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
7 6 (37.50%) WPF
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (37.50%) Puppet
7 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
7 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
7 6 (37.50%) REST
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (37.50%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) OO
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 6 (37.50%) OOD
7 6 (37.50%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (37.50%) DevOps
7 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (31.25%) Tomcat

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 5 (31.25%) nginx
1 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) Jetty
3 2 (12.50%) Mongrel
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (75.00%) Amazon S3
3 10 (62.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (18.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (18.75%) CloudFront
7 2 (12.50%) Google App Engine
7 2 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (12.50%) Slack
8 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (6.25%) GitHub
8 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (6.25%) Route 53
8 1 (6.25%) Silverpop
8 1 (6.25%) SoftLayer
8 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 2 (12.50%) FTP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) IPsec
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Redis
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
4 2 (12.50%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Salesforce Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (37.50%) REST
2 6 (37.50%) WPF
3 4 (25.00%) ELK Stack
4 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (12.50%) J2EE
5 2 (12.50%) Servlets
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) Visualforce
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) OO
2 6 (37.50%) OOD
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
6 1 (6.25%) C
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) SANS
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) SSCP
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Xen
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (37.50%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
3 3 (18.75%) Packer
4 1 (6.25%) FreeIPA
4 1 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) SaltStack
2 3 (18.75%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
2 3 (18.75%) New Relic
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Assembla
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Splunk
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