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 25 June 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.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 111 116
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5  
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.057% 0.051% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.56% 0.86% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +29.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £305
% change year-on-year +5.88% +39.34%  
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 177 116 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 10.07% 5.91% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 83 85
Median daily rate £440 £440 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £36.50 £47.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.15% +375.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £23.10 £9.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £11.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +75.75% -40.00%  

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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 1 £450 - 1
Amazon EC2
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Assembla
2 2 (66.67%) Slack
2 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (66.67%) Visualforce
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring 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
2 2 (66.67%) Slack
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Visualforce
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Assembla
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com