Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 22 August 2019 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 95 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.50% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 3.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £475 -
East of England median daily rate £613 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +22.50% -4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 289 210 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 20.03% 13.08% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 134 91
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £219 £163 £137
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year - -55.97% +156.45%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Hertfordshire

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Hertfordshire