The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 129 137 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 19 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.48% 0.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.25% 8.70% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 14
Median daily rate £450 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £495 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £444 £408
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +8.89%
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 North West region.

Cloud Services Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
362 230 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.38% 5.54% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 138 69
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Median hourly rate £13.65 £31.35 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.46% +39.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £11.90 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £68.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 8 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
Manchester +2 11 £375 -21.05% 3
Cheshire +16 7 £600 +50.00% 1
Merseyside - 2 £548 -
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 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 North West region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 24 (96.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (72.00%) Amazon S3
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) Puppet
5 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (56.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (52.00%) DevOps
6 13 (52.00%) Jenkins
6 13 (52.00%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (48.00%) Windows
8 10 (40.00%) Python
8 10 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
8 10 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (32.00%) Java
9 8 (32.00%) CentOS
10 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
11 6 (24.00%) Perl
11 6 (24.00%) .NET
11 6 (24.00%) HTML
11 6 (24.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (20.00%) boto
12 5 (20.00%) AWS Certification
12 5 (20.00%) Vagrant
12 5 (20.00%) Ansible
12 5 (20.00%) High Availability
12 5 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
12 5 (20.00%) Scrum
12 5 (20.00%) JSON

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (20.00%) Confluence
1 5 (20.00%) nginx
1 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Jetty
3 2 (8.00%) Mongrel
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (96.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (72.00%) Amazon S3
3 14 (56.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (24.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (16.00%) Route 53
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (12.00%) AWS CloudTrail
8 3 (12.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (12.00%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (12.00%) CloudFront
9 2 (8.00%) Google App Engine
9 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (8.00%) Slack
10 1 (4.00%) GitHub
10 1 (4.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) VPN
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) FTP
3 2 (8.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) IPsec
3 2 (8.00%) SSL
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.00%) Redis
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.00%) JIRA
3 5 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (8.00%) Hudson
5 2 (8.00%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Salesforce Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) boto
2 5 (20.00%) JSON
2 5 (20.00%) YAML
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (16.00%) ELK Stack
3 4 (16.00%) REST
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) WPF
4 3 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE
5 2 (8.00%) Servlets
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware
6 1 (4.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) DevOps
3 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (20.00%) High Availability
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) OOD
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Data Security
8 1 (4.00%) Change Management
8 1 (4.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) PHP
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
7 1 (4.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) SANS
3 1 (4.00%) SSCP
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Docker
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Xen
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Puppet
2 13 (52.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (20.00%) Ansible
4 4 (16.00%) Salt
5 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
5 3 (12.00%) Packer
6 1 (4.00%) FreeIPA
6 1 (4.00%) QRadar
6 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) IBM
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (16.00%) SaltStack
2 3 (12.00%) Google
2 3 (12.00%) New Relic
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Assembla
3 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) webMethods
4 1 (4.00%) WSO2
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