Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Amazon ECS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon ECS over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 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 Container Service (Amazon ECS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 106 -
Rank change year-on-year +42 - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon ECS 1 5 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.15% 0.32% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.52% 1.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £525 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Scotland median daily rate £525 £450 £513
% change year-on-year +16.67% -12.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Amazon ECS 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 Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 193 438 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 28.13% 28.37% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 254 217
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £287
90th Percentile £550 £575 £527
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £418
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.78% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.86% +53.85% +57.00%
10th Percentile £15.13 £21.88 £14.83
90th Percentile £24.50 £35.00 £31.68
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.92 £16.76
% change year-on-year -16.38% +42.71% +6.45%

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ECS 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Amazon ECS.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Linux
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Packer
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Slack

Amazon ECS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EKS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Packer
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle