The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 114 119 106
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13  
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 0.14% 0.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.91% 1.65% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £450 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £444 £405
% change year-on-year +1.40% +9.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EC2 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 219 182 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 11.92% 8.36% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 136 45
Median daily rate £450 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £340 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +254.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.50 £9.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £32.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Hampshire

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Hampshire

Amazon EC2
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 3 (100.00%) Apex Code
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Assembla
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (100.00%) Slack
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Assembla
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com