Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 9 December 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)
London > South London
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 58 79
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21 +5
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 45 91 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 4.05% 4.83% 2.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.69% 13.40% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 76 17
South London median daily rate £525 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.33% +4.37%
10th Percentile £500 £425 £360
90th Percentile £830 £538 £805
London median daily rate £560 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
London median hourly rate £70.00 - -

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 South London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 421 679 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 37.86% 36.00% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 566 223
South London median daily rate £513 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% - +17.98%
10th Percentile £366 £336 £332
90th Percentile £675 £609 £698
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
South London median hourly rate £22.00 £10.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +109.52% - -
London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +18.42% -11.63% -14.00%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in South London

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in South London

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in South London over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EC2 in South London

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in South London

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 South London region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Croydon +14 37 £525 - 3
Bromley -1 3 £825 +78.38% 1
Amazon EC2
London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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 South London region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 42 (93.33%) AWS
2 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
3 30 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 30 (66.67%) Java
3 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (60.00%) Web Services
5 26 (57.78%) JUnit
5 26 (57.78%) SOAP
5 26 (57.78%) TDD
5 26 (57.78%) Scrum
5 26 (57.78%) RESTful
5 26 (57.78%) DbUnit
5 26 (57.78%) Maven
5 26 (57.78%) jMock
5 26 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (57.78%) Mockito
5 26 (57.78%) BDD
5 26 (57.78%) PowerMock
5 26 (57.78%) SonarQube
6 24 (53.33%) Open Source
7 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
7 21 (46.67%) Kanban
7 21 (46.67%) Spring
8 20 (44.44%) SC Cleared
8 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (44.44%) VMware
8 20 (44.44%) J2EE
9 19 (42.22%) E-Commerce
9 19 (42.22%) vSphere
9 19 (42.22%) Apache Camel

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 42 (93.33%) AWS
2 9 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 8 (17.78%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (17.78%) Serverless
4 7 (15.56%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (15.56%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (13.33%) Route 53
6 3 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
2 30 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 26 (57.78%) DbUnit
3 26 (57.78%) jMock
3 26 (57.78%) JUnit
3 26 (57.78%) Maven
3 26 (57.78%) Mockito
3 26 (57.78%) SonarQube
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) GitLab
5 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
1 26 (57.78%) Java Developer
2 14 (31.11%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
5 9 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Java Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (8.89%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Python Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Lead Java Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (60.00%) Web Services
2 26 (57.78%) PowerMock
2 26 (57.78%) RESTful
2 26 (57.78%) SOAP
3 21 (46.67%) Spring
4 20 (44.44%) J2EE
5 19 (42.22%) Apache Camel
6 12 (26.67%) Spring Boot
7 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (15.56%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 6 (13.33%) JPA
10 5 (11.11%) REST
11 3 (6.67%) Spring Cloud
11 3 (6.67%) XML
12 1 (2.22%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) BDD
2 26 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (57.78%) Scrum
2 26 (57.78%) TDD
3 24 (53.33%) Open Source
4 21 (46.67%) Kanban
5 19 (42.22%) E-Commerce
5 19 (42.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 15 (33.33%) DevOps
7 10 (22.22%) Microservices
8 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
8 7 (15.56%) Migration
9 6 (13.33%) BPMN
10 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure as Code
10 4 (8.89%) Security Architecture
11 3 (6.67%) OO
12 2 (4.44%) Biometrics
13 1 (2.22%) DevSecOps
13 1 (2.22%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 20 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) AWS Certification
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (42.22%) vSphere
3 7 (15.56%) Postfix
4 4 (8.89%) Docker
5 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) Terraform
2 7 (15.56%) Puppet
3 6 (13.33%) Kubernetes
4 5 (11.11%) Ansible
5 2 (4.44%) Istio
5 2 (4.44%) Packer
6 1 (2.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (2.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (6.67%) Google