The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.68% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £548 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £444 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +10.93%
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 Merseyside region.

Cloud Services Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
27 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.18% 6.90% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 10
Median daily rate £500 £393 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.38% +30.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £125 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £30.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.64%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Southport - 1 £548 -
Amazon EC2
North West

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Jetty
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Jetty
1 2 (100.00%) Mongrel
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk