The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 223 219 253
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 23 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.29% 0.020%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.46% 8.90% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £413 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +108.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £158 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £550 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £281 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
356 281 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.89% 3.21% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 175 56
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% +125.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £30.50 £12.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £30.50 £31.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -21.15%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +3 13 £338 -30.76% 1
Berkshire - 6 £288 - 1
Middlesex +4 2 £313 -
Surrey -11 2 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (63.41%) Web Services
3 23 (56.10%) Scrum
3 23 (56.10%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (53.66%) Jenkins
5 20 (48.78%) Linux
5 20 (48.78%) Java
6 18 (43.90%) DevOps
7 17 (41.46%) Vagrant
7 17 (41.46%) VMware
7 17 (41.46%) Amazon S3
8 15 (36.59%) Puppet
9 14 (34.15%) Open Source
10 13 (31.71%) RSpec
10 13 (31.71%) CentOS
10 13 (31.71%) Maven
11 12 (29.27%) vCloud
12 11 (26.83%) TDD
12 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (26.83%) MVC
12 11 (26.83%) .NET
12 11 (26.83%) Windows
13 10 (24.39%) Python
13 10 (24.39%) C#
13 10 (24.39%) EMC
13 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
13 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (24.39%) VirtualBox
14 9 (21.95%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (21.95%) Opscode Chef

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (21.95%) Apache
1 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.76%) OpenStack
3 3 (7.32%) Node.js
4 2 (4.88%) Confluence
5 1 (2.44%) nginx
5 1 (2.44%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (56.10%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (41.46%) Amazon S3
3 6 (14.63%) SaaS
4 5 (12.20%) Google App Engine
4 5 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (9.76%) PaaS
5 4 (9.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Internet
2 5 (12.20%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) SMTP
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) SNMP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.32%) MySQL
6 1 (2.44%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Jenkins
2 13 (31.71%) RSpec
2 13 (31.71%) Maven
3 8 (19.51%) Selenium
3 8 (19.51%) Mockito
3 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
4 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
5 6 (14.63%) Ant
6 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
6 5 (12.20%) JIRA
6 5 (12.20%) JUnit
7 4 (9.76%) Gradle
8 3 (7.32%) Grunt
8 3 (7.32%) Subversion
9 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.88%) JMeter
10 1 (2.44%) Trac
10 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.44%) NUnit
General
1 4 (9.76%) Billing
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
4 6 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Android Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) Web Services
2 11 (26.83%) .NET
3 9 (21.95%) LINQ
3 9 (21.95%) WCF
3 9 (21.95%) RESTful
3 9 (21.95%) Ajax
3 9 (21.95%) CSS
4 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
4 8 (19.51%) JSON
4 8 (19.51%) JPA
4 8 (19.51%) WPF
4 8 (19.51%) Spring
4 8 (19.51%) Spring MVC
5 6 (14.63%) jQuery
6 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.76%) JTS
6 4 (9.76%) PostGIS
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.88%) Android SDK
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) Linked Data
2 3 (7.32%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.88%) Blog
3 2 (4.88%) Xbox
4 1 (2.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 13 (31.71%) CentOS
3 11 (26.83%) Windows
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) UNIX
6 2 (4.88%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (56.10%) Scrum
3 18 (43.90%) DevOps
4 11 (26.83%) TDD
4 11 (26.83%) MVC
5 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
7 7 (17.07%) BDD
7 7 (17.07%) Content Management
8 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
8 6 (14.63%) Web Development
8 6 (14.63%) Kanban
9 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
10 4 (9.76%) Identity Management
10 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
11 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
12 2 (4.88%) OOP
12 2 (4.88%) OO
12 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Java
2 10 (24.39%) Python
2 10 (24.39%) C#
3 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.44%) AWK
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) BC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) vCloud
2 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (24.39%) VirtualBox
4 5 (12.20%) Docker
5 2 (4.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) Vagrant
2 15 (36.59%) Puppet
3 9 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.88%) Nagios
5 1 (2.44%) Cacti
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) VMware
2 10 (24.39%) EMC
2 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
3 9 (21.95%) Google
4 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle
5 4 (9.76%) Tripwire
6 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.88%) Twitter
7 1 (2.44%) Percona
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
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