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 8 July 2015 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 257 223 220
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -3
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.54% 8.25% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 9
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£344 £388 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +93.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £328 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £434 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £253
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +51.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
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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
551 315 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.02% 3.52% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 200 130
Average daily rate £408 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £295
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +31.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 9
Average hourly rate £26.00 £11.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.36% -64.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.51 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £84.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £16.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+47.69% -50.75%

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
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 8 July 2015. 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 -6 2 £388 +6.16%
Surrey -10 1 £300 -28.57% 6
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) UNIX
3 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
3 10 (58.82%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) Puppet
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Ruby
5 8 (47.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
5 8 (47.06%) Mac OS X
5 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (17.65%) DevOps
8 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
8 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
9 2 (11.76%) ETL
9 2 (11.76%) SAS
9 2 (11.76%) SPSS
9 2 (11.76%) SOAP
9 2 (11.76%) C#
9 2 (11.76%) .NET
9 2 (11.76%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) SAS
1 2 (11.76%) Node.js
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (23.53%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (11.76%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (11.76%) GitHub
6 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
2 1 (5.88%) PPP
2 1 (5.88%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) HBase
2 2 (11.76%) Mahout
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Sqoop
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.76%) Triplestore
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
3 1 (5.88%) VBA Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Excel Developer
3 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
3 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) MLlib
2 2 (11.76%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) PlayStation
2 1 (5.88%) DTV
2 1 (5.88%) Blog
2 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) UNIX
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Data Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Test-First Development
5 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) MVVM
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
2 8 (47.06%) Ruby
2 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) R
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
1 2 (11.76%) Teradata
1 2 (11.76%) Netezza
1 2 (11.76%) Greenplum
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Vertica
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter
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