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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 33 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.82% - 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.29% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate £420 - £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £308
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +38.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
56 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.72% 9.84% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 23 11
Average daily rate £425 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £313 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £477 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) Intranet
3 6 (75.00%) Middleware
3 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 6 (75.00%) RESTful
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (62.50%) Tag Management
4 5 (62.50%) Google Tag Manager
4 5 (62.50%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (62.50%) Analytics
4 5 (62.50%) Google Analytics

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) IIS
1 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Solr
3 3 (37.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Google Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 4 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Angular Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Intranet Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) Middleware
2 6 (75.00%) RESTful
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) Classic ASP
4 2 (25.00%) GWT
4 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 2 (25.00%) Smart GWT
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) SEO
2 5 (62.50%) Tag Management
3 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe
2 5 (62.50%) Google
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