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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 2022 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 Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 83 68 78
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10 +38
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 6 1 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.39% 0.32% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
10th Percentile £410 - -
25th Percentile £425 - £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £300 £425
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% -29.41% -5.56%
75th Percentile - - £438
90th Percentile - - -
England median daily rate £575 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +4.76%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 431 312 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.46% 32.98% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 226 184
10th Percentile £163 £125 £191
25th Percentile £313 £217 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
75th Percentile £519 £488 £501
90th Percentile £629 £588 £577
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 12
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.00 -
25th Percentile £16.05 £11.22 £11.63
Median hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +28.33% -14.29% +34.10%
75th Percentile £23.75 £21.96 £20.38
90th Percentile £32.05 £26.94 £45.41
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.25% +2.56%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the East Midlands

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in the East Midlands

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire -10 3 £425 +41.67% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £450 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 6 (100.00%) AWS
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 6 (100.00%) Serverless
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon S3
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Docker
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
5 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
6 1 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (16.67%) webpack
6 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (16.67%) Terraform
6 1 (16.67%) CloudForms
6 1 (16.67%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
6 1 (16.67%) Storage Management

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 6 (100.00%) Serverless
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon S3
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Fargate
4 1 (16.67%) GCP
4 1 (16.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) GLBP
1 1 (16.67%) HSRP
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) RIP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon Aurora
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) webpack
General
1 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
1 1 (16.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) Blazor
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile
3 1 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Development
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Management
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) pfSense
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) CloudForms
2 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) Terraform
2 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware