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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 244 259 224
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -35
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 17 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.054% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.03% 0.91% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 16
Median daily rate £425 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £318 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £678 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £384
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -21.82%
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
839 551 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.33% 5.93% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 330 196
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £32.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.66% +195.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £10.75 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £26.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +73.33%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 27 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Surrey +3 8 £438 +45.83% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £275 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £475 - 1
Hampshire +10 1 £500 +29.03%
Berkshire -5 1 £475 -36.66% 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 46 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (65.22%) Linux
3 21 (45.65%) Windows
3 21 (45.65%) Git (software)
4 20 (43.48%) Jenkins
4 20 (43.48%) Tomcat
5 19 (41.30%) DevOps
5 19 (41.30%) Amazon S3
6 17 (36.96%) Puppet
6 17 (36.96%) Java
6 17 (36.96%) IIS
6 17 (36.96%) Subversion
7 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
8 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
8 15 (32.61%) Red Hat
9 14 (30.43%) NoSQL
9 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (28.26%) HTML5
10 13 (28.26%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (28.26%) Ansible
10 13 (28.26%) HTML
10 13 (28.26%) CSS
11 12 (26.09%) Python
11 12 (26.09%) VMware
12 11 (23.91%) RESTful
13 10 (21.74%) TDD
13 10 (21.74%) Spring
14 9 (19.57%) Java EE

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 20 (43.48%) Tomcat
2 17 (36.96%) IIS
3 8 (17.39%) Apache
4 6 (13.04%) Apache Solr
4 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
5 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.17%) CloudStack
6 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.17%) Jetty
6 1 (2.17%) nginx
6 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 46 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (41.30%) Amazon S3
3 9 (19.57%) CloudFront
4 7 (15.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (15.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (13.04%) AWS OpsWorks
6 5 (10.87%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (8.70%) Route 53
7 4 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (6.52%) IaaS
8 3 (6.52%) PaaS
9 2 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (4.35%) Google App Engine
9 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (2.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (2.17%) CloudBees
10 1 (2.17%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) Intranet
3 4 (8.70%) Kerberos
3 4 (8.70%) VPN
4 3 (6.52%) Internet
5 2 (4.35%) DNS
6 1 (2.17%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.17%) NAS
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.17%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) NoSQL
2 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.04%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.70%) MySQL
6 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.17%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Git (software)
2 20 (43.48%) Jenkins
3 17 (36.96%) Subversion
4 8 (17.39%) Travis CI
5 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.52%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.17%) CircleCI
8 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Publishing
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) AWS Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Administrator
3 7 (15.22%) Architect
3 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Data Centre Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.52%) NoSQL Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) CSS
1 13 (28.26%) HTML
1 13 (28.26%) HTML5
2 11 (23.91%) RESTful
3 10 (21.74%) Spring
4 9 (19.57%) Java EE
4 9 (19.57%) Middleware
5 7 (15.22%) GWT
5 7 (15.22%) Smart GWT
6 6 (13.04%) Classic ASP
6 6 (13.04%) Web Services
7 3 (6.52%) .NET
8 1 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.17%) J2EE
8 1 (2.17%) LAMP
8 1 (2.17%) Node.js
8 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.17%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.17%) PKI
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Linux
2 21 (45.65%) Windows
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 14 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.35%) CentOS
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris
7 2 (4.35%) Unix
8 1 (2.17%) CoreOS
8 1 (2.17%) Debian
8 1 (2.17%) Fedora
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) DevOps
2 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (21.74%) TDD
5 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (10.87%) OO
6 5 (10.87%) SEO
7 4 (8.70%) High Availability
7 4 (8.70%) Web Development
8 3 (6.52%) Open Source
8 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.52%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.35%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.35%) Web Operations
10 1 (2.17%) Data Security
10 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.09%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) Ruby
5 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 6 (13.04%) SQL
6 4 (8.70%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) Perl
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) CCIE
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.39%) Docker
3 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.52%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) Postfix
6 1 (2.17%) Dovecot
6 1 (2.17%) KVM
6 1 (2.17%) NFS
6 1 (2.17%) OpenSSH
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.17%) qmail
6 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.17%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (2.17%) Varnish
6 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.17%) Xen
6 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) Puppet
2 13 (28.26%) Ansible
2 13 (28.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.52%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.35%) Salt
5 1 (2.17%) Bacula
5 1 (2.17%) Cacti
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (2.17%) cPanel
5 1 (2.17%) Graphite
5 1 (2.17%) Icinga
5 1 (2.17%) Kibana
5 1 (2.17%) logstash
5 1 (2.17%) Mesos
5 1 (2.17%) Nagios
5 1 (2.17%) Plesk
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.17%) SCOM
5 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Red Hat
2 12 (26.09%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) Google
4 7 (15.22%) Juniper
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle
5 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco
6 4 (8.70%) Citrix
6 4 (8.70%) NetApp
7 3 (6.52%) BMC
7 3 (6.52%) CA
7 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.52%) EMC
7 3 (6.52%) HP
7 3 (6.52%) Rackspace
8 2 (4.35%) SaltStack
9 1 (2.17%) Adobe
9 1 (2.17%) CommVault
9 1 (2.17%) Dynatrace
9 1 (2.17%) Hitachi
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