The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 93 77
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.26% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 9.09% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £417 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.06% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Cloud Services Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
72 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.01% 2.91% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 10
Average daily rate £375 £394 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £208 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +25.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

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 17 April 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
Staines - - - - 2
Amazon EC2
South East

Amazon EC2
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet