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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 117 131 121
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.093% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.95% 4.50% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £463 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
210 200 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.73% 7.09% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 150 64
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +10 2 £444 -19.31% 3
South Yorkshire +2 1 £463 -2.63%
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (25.00%) Packer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) Go
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel

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 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) DbUnit
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) jMock
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) PowerMock
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Go
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Squid
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Packer
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) New Relic
1 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (25.00%) VMware