Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 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 AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
London > South London
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 62 86
Rank change year-on-year +9 +24 -15
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 6 46 54
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South London 1.50% 3.59% 2.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.35% 9.52% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 36 40
Median daily rate £513 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% - -18.45%
10th Percentile £455 £453 £425
90th Percentile £663 £875 £619
London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £52.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year - +62.50% -

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 138 483 573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 34.50% 37.73% 29.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 385 430
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £363 £325 £350
90th Percentile £619 £688 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £510
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% +15.79% -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.25 £22.93
% change year-on-year +57.30% -2.97% +8.02%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon EC2 in South London.

Daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in South London

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Histogram in South London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 in South London over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

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 11 August 2020. 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
Bromley +15 3 £625 -24.24%
Croydon -10 3 £506 +1.25% 1
Amazon EC2
London

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 6 (100.00%) AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) Tableau
4 3 (50.00%) PowerMock
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (50.00%) Docker
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) DbUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Mockito
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Games
4 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) jMock
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CodeCommit
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (50.00%) Looker
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (50.00%) jMock
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) Mockito
2 3 (50.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Python Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) PowerMock
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) JPA
3 2 (33.33%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) pytest
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) BPMN
3 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Postfix
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Talend
2 1 (16.67%) VMware