Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 23 May 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 51 58
Rank change year-on-year +16 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 23 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.26% 0.94% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.38% 6.41% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 1
Devon median daily rate £513 £550 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +69.23% -
South West median daily rate £500 £415 £375
% change year-on-year +20.48% +10.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Devon with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 160 78 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 29.63% 14.72% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 47 22
Devon median daily rate £438 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +11.42% -15.53%
10th Percentile £304 £321 £180
90th Percentile £550 £563 £480
South West median daily rate £431 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.81% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Devon median hourly rate £31.50 £12.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +152.00% -46.81% +129.27%
10th Percentile £27.48 £11.25 £22.75
90th Percentile £112.00 £13.75 £24.25
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £47.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -63.16% +171.43% +45.83%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Devon

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Devon

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Devon over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EC2 in Devon

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Exeter - 21 £513 - 1
Amazon EC2
South West

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Devon region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (95.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 21 (91.30%) AWS Lambda
3 21 (91.30%) Serverless
4 20 (86.96%) Python
5 16 (69.57%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (60.87%) Git (software)
6 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
6 14 (60.87%) DevOps
7 13 (56.52%) Amazon S3
7 13 (56.52%) Puppet
7 13 (56.52%) Groovy
7 13 (56.52%) Java
8 12 (52.17%) Ruby
8 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
8 12 (52.17%) Ansible
8 12 (52.17%) Docker
9 11 (47.83%) Artifactory
9 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
9 11 (47.83%) Open Source
9 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (43.48%) OpenShift
10 10 (43.48%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (39.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (39.13%) Migration
11 9 (39.13%) Web Services
12 8 (34.78%) Linux
12 8 (34.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (34.78%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (30.43%) Amazon ELB

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (4.35%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (95.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 21 (91.30%) AWS Lambda
3 21 (91.30%) Serverless
4 13 (56.52%) Amazon S3
5 10 (43.48%) OpenShift
6 9 (39.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (30.43%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (30.43%) Route 53
9 5 (21.74%) IaaS
9 5 (21.74%) PaaS
10 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Git (software)
1 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
2 11 (47.83%) Artifactory
3 4 (17.39%) Gradle
3 4 (17.39%) Maven
4 3 (13.04%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) AWS Developer
3 5 (21.74%) AWS Expert
4 4 (17.39%) AWS Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps Developer
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.35%) React
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (60.87%) DevOps
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Open Source
4 10 (43.48%) Continuous Deployment
5 9 (39.13%) Migration
6 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
7 6 (26.09%) Build Automation
7 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (21.74%) Coaching
8 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
9 3 (13.04%) Scrum
10 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (4.35%) Immutable Infrastructure
10 1 (4.35%) Programme Governance
10 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Python
2 13 (56.52%) Groovy
2 13 (56.52%) Java
3 12 (52.17%) Ruby
4 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Puppet
2 12 (52.17%) Ansible
3 6 (26.09%) Nagios
4 2 (8.70%) Terraform
5 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
5 1 (4.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) New Relic