Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 16 July 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 56 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.20% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.51% 0.72% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Southampton median daily rate - - £450
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Southampton with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 197 138 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 39.24% 27.94% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 100 60
Southampton median daily rate £463 £491 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.85% +9.17% +38.46%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £312
90th Percentile £625 £576 £925
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £463 £438
% change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Southampton median hourly rate £52.50 £14.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +265.22% -66.18% -
10th Percentile £30.08 £10.81 £41.25
90th Percentile £59.00 £18.44 £43.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.25 £15.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +48.33% -58.90% -18.89%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Southampton

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco