The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.92% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50
Amazon AWS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
75 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.06% 2.48% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 6 5
Average daily rate £400 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £395 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.20 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Birmingham region.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS.

1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) LAMP
2 7 (50.00%) PaaS
2 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (14.29%) Puppet
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (7.14%) Facilities Management
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Facilities Management
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
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