Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 60 58
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 1 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.16% 2.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.56% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 23
Cambridge median daily rate - - £500
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EC2 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 92 64 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 13.29% 10.22% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 115
Cambridge median daily rate £413 £503 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.91% +21.82% +8.20%
10th Percentile £200 £374 £327
90th Percentile £538 £550 £508
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £10.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £11.75

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Cambridge

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Cambridge