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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.17% - 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.08% - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £305
% change year-on-year +5.88% +39.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EC2 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 93 82 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.09% 14.11% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 81
Median daily rate £404 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.71% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £409 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.96 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +75.75% -40.00%  

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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
Cambridge - 1 £350 - 1
Amazon EC2
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) Mustache
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB

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%) Anypoint
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Architect
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Handlebars
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Mustache
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Design
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace