Period
to 16 January 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 January 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +59
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.42% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median daily rate - - -
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +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 122 125 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 25.79% 26.88% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 64 45
Southampton median daily rate £450 £388 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -16.67% +32.86%
10th Percentile £332 £153 £305
90th Percentile £538 £538 £570
Hampshire median daily rate £478 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +19.38% -15.79% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Southampton median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.13 £13.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year +216.35% -76.15% +21.11%

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 January 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) AppVeyor
2 1 (50.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (50.00%) Packer
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture

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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AppVeyor
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) Packer
2 1 (50.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco