Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 15 December 2018 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)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 - 84
Rank change year-on-year - +84 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.99% - 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.85% - 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Coventry median daily rate £361 - £350
10th Percentile £355 - £325
90th Percentile £531 - £375
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £463 £415
% change year-on-year -2.70% +11.45% +66.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Coventry with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 316 137 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 34.92% 17.56% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 100 100
Coventry median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +7.38%
10th Percentile £306 £333 £324
90th Percentile £600 £550 £544
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Coventry median hourly rate £12.34 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.31% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £10.88 £20.00 £13.94
90th Percentile £20.75 £20.00 £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.31% +23.11%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Coventry

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Coventry

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Coventry over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EC2 in Coventry

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 7 (77.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
5 5 (55.56%) Migration
5 5 (55.56%) Change Management
5 5 (55.56%) Firewall
5 5 (55.56%) PlateSpin
5 5 (55.56%) Solaris
5 5 (55.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (22.22%) Serverless
7 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
7 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (22.22%) Auto-Scaling
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (11.11%) Ruby

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (22.22%) Serverless
5 1 (11.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
1 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) PlateSpin
4 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds