Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 February 2018 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 85 82
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +9
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.58% 0.38% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.43% 3.57% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £488 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +42.86% +7.69%
South West median daily rate £500 £443 £415
% change year-on-year +12.99% +6.63% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 175 140 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.86% 10.59% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 110 48
Wiltshire median daily rate £448 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.88% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £308 £200 £258
90th Percentile £631 £548 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £20.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% +60.87%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Wiltshire

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Wiltshire

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
Swindon +1 5 £488 -2.50%
Amazon EC2
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) Route 53
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 6 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 6 (100.00%) Serverless
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) Public Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) DSDM
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Google
3 4 (66.67%) Xen
3 4 (66.67%) IPsec
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) FTP
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Jetty
1 3 (50.00%) Mongrel
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 6 (100.00%) Route 53
1 6 (100.00%) Serverless
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (66.67%) Google App Engine
2 4 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) FTP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) IPsec
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 3 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
3 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CoreOS
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) DSDM
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Xen
3 3 (50.00%) VirtualBox
4 1 (16.67%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Google
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) New Relic
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat