The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Surrey region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 96 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 4 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.69% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.26% 23.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £417 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
39 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.53% 2.91% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 20
Average daily rate £388 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £365 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £513 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Amazon EC2
South East

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 April 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Staines - - - - 3
Amazon EC2
South East

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Content Management
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) LINQ
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Online Games
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Games
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) LINQ
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Content Management
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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