The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 118 147 139
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -8
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 21 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.61% 3.47% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
244 144 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.71% 4.34% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 110 88
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £172 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £103.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -78.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £22.50 £34.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.50 £172.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Amazon EC2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the South West region.

Amazon EC2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Bristol +12 13 £450 - 1
Wiltshire +5 3 £425 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £450 - 2
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 26 (89.66%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (79.31%) MVC
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (58.62%) TDD
4 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
4 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (58.62%) BDD
5 16 (55.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
5 16 (55.17%) DevOps
6 15 (51.72%) C#
6 15 (51.72%) E-Commerce
6 15 (51.72%) Amazon S3
7 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (48.28%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (48.28%) TeamCity
7 14 (48.28%) Hadoop
7 14 (48.28%) .NET
7 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
7 14 (48.28%) Microservices
7 14 (48.28%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (48.28%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (48.28%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (48.28%) Public Cloud
8 13 (44.83%) SQL
8 13 (44.83%) Ruby
8 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
8 13 (44.83%) High Availability
9 12 (41.38%) Java
10 11 (37.93%) Scrum

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 14 (48.28%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (20.69%) Mule
3 4 (13.79%) Mule ESB
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
4 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.90%) Confluence
6 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (89.66%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (51.72%) Amazon S3
4 10 (34.48%) GitHub
5 8 (27.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (10.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (6.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (6.90%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SSL
1 5 (17.24%) VPN
2 3 (10.34%) HTTPS
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
2 3 (10.34%) LDAP
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (48.28%) Hadoop
3 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Octopus Deploy
1 14 (48.28%) TeamCity
2 9 (31.03%) Maven
3 5 (17.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
4 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.34%) JIRA
4 3 (10.34%) JUnit
4 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
4 3 (10.34%) Mockito
5 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
5 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.90%) SonarQube
5 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Electronics
2 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
2 6 (20.69%) Marketing
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) AWS Developer
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Integration Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (10.34%) ERP Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
1 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
1 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
1 14 (48.28%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
2 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (37.93%) Node.js
3 10 (34.48%) Ember.js
4 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
4 9 (31.03%) Spring
4 9 (31.03%) Spring MVC
5 8 (27.59%) XML
6 6 (20.69%) Apache Camel
6 6 (20.69%) JPA
6 6 (20.69%) JSON
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
8 4 (13.79%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) Sass
8 4 (13.79%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Public Cloud
2 11 (37.93%) User Experience
3 10 (34.48%) Blog
4 2 (6.90%) W3C
5 1 (3.45%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) CentOS
3 2 (6.90%) CoreOS
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) MVC
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) BDD
3 17 (58.62%) TDD
4 16 (55.17%) DevOps
5 15 (51.72%) E-Commerce
6 14 (48.28%) Microservices
7 13 (44.83%) High Availability
8 11 (37.93%) CQRS
8 11 (37.93%) Kanban
8 11 (37.93%) Scrum
9 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (20.69%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
10 6 (20.69%) Programme Management
11 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
12 3 (10.34%) ERP
12 3 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
12 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 15 (51.72%) C#
3 13 (44.83%) Ruby
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) Java
5 11 (37.93%) Scala
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CCNA
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) LXC
2 2 (6.90%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) OSSEC
2 2 (6.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) New Relic
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
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