The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 137 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.16% 4.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £415 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.69% +12.50%
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 Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
258 116 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.84% 3.88% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 82 25
Median daily rate £500 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £485 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
West Yorkshire +2 3 - -
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
3 12 (80.00%) Java
3 12 (80.00%) Google
3 12 (80.00%) Google App Engine
3 12 (80.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (66.67%) Travis CI
4 10 (66.67%) DevOps
4 10 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 10 (66.67%) J2EE
4 10 (66.67%) HTTP
4 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (60.00%) Puppet
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (53.33%) SSL
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (46.67%) IPsec
7 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
7 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (46.67%) Jetty
7 7 (46.67%) DNS
7 7 (46.67%) DHCP
7 7 (46.67%) FTP
7 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
7 7 (46.67%) IIS
7 7 (46.67%) Servlets

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 7 (46.67%) IIS
1 7 (46.67%) Jetty
1 7 (46.67%) nginx
1 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
1 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (80.00%) Google App Engine
2 12 (80.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (46.67%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (20.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (13.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (13.33%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (13.33%) CloudFront
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) HTTP
1 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) SSL
3 7 (46.67%) DHCP
3 7 (46.67%) DNS
3 7 (46.67%) FTP
3 7 (46.67%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (66.67%) Travis CI
3 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) WebOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) J2EE
2 7 (46.67%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 10 (66.67%) DevOps
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (46.67%) Web Operations
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Xen
3 2 (13.33%) Docker
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Ansible
3 3 (20.00%) Cacti
3 3 (20.00%) Nagios
4 1 (6.67%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Google
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
4 2 (13.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (6.67%) HP