The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.40% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
Oxfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
144 69 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 40.34% 19.22% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 61 3
Median daily rate £425 £438 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) OWASP
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Publishing
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Lucene
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Gradle
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) Jetty
3 1 (16.67%) nginx
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (16.67%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (16.67%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (16.67%) Couchbase
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) CircleCI
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) AWS Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
2 3 (50.00%) WebLogic Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) Lucene
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Akka
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
2 1 (16.67%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) OWASP
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mesos
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware