Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 83 78
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5 +22
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 1 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 0.090% 1.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.16% 0.95% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 24
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 - £500
10th Percentile £475 - £384
90th Percentile £525 - £550
East of England median daily rate £525 £369 £463
% change year-on-year +42.37% -20.27% -22.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 172 105 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.04% 9.42% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 36 135
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +6.45%
10th Percentile £199 £306 £325
90th Percentile £575 £550 £512
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £11.75
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £18.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +247.22% -42.86% +103.23%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Cambridgeshire

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Cambridgeshire

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 1 - -
Amazon EC2
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Redux
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) Redux
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) API Development
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat