Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 65 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.53% 0.52% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.30% 1.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Coventry median daily rate £450 £408 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.43% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £463 -
% change year-on-year +8.11% - -
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 385 215 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 40.48% 27.85% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 155 73
Coventry median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +18.67%
10th Percentile £328 £313 £338
90th Percentile £575 £613 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.43% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 4
Coventry median hourly rate £26.05 £17.80 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.32% +24.91% -
10th Percentile £10.88 £13.87 £11.40
90th Percentile £35.00 £22.69 £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year +39.29% +1.82% -1.79%

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (60.00%) Serverless
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (40.00%) Kafka
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Unix

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (60.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (60.00%) Serverless
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Packer
1 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (20.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) VMware