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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 41 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 18 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.76% 1.56% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.18% 14.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 0
Median daily rate £475 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £30.00

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
85 69 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.02% 10.73% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 41 8
Median daily rate £400 £375 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 32 (82.05%) Linux
2 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (64.10%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (61.54%) Puppet
4 24 (61.54%) DevOps
5 23 (58.97%) Ansible
5 23 (58.97%) Python
6 22 (56.41%) Web Services
7 21 (53.85%) Ruby
8 20 (51.28%) Configuration Management
8 20 (51.28%) Jenkins
9 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
10 17 (43.59%) Salt
11 16 (41.03%) Web Operations
11 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (41.03%) MongoDB
11 16 (41.03%) Open Source
11 16 (41.03%) Rackspace
11 16 (41.03%) SSL
11 16 (41.03%) HTTP
11 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
11 16 (41.03%) PHP
12 15 (38.46%) MySQL
12 15 (38.46%) Subversion
12 15 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (20.51%) Terraform
14 8 (20.51%) Docker
15 7 (17.95%) Java
15 7 (17.95%) JavaScript

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (10.26%) IaaS
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (7.69%) PaaS
3 3 (7.69%) Route 53
3 3 (7.69%) SaaS
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) HTTP
1 16 (41.03%) SSL
1 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
2 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) MongoDB
2 15 (38.46%) MySQL
2 15 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.13%) InfluxDB
5 1 (2.56%) Redis
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (51.28%) Jenkins
2 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
3 15 (38.46%) Subversion
4 4 (10.26%) gulp
4 4 (10.26%) JSHint
4 4 (10.26%) Mocha
5 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.56%) git-flow
6 1 (2.56%) JMeter
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Senior DevOps
2 10 (25.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (10.26%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (10.26%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.69%) WebOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.13%) CRM Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Senior WebOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (15.38%) Express
2 6 (15.38%) Node.js
3 4 (10.26%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) CSS3
3 4 (10.26%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) HTML5
4 3 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (7.69%) Mustache
4 3 (7.69%) Sensu
5 2 (5.13%) lodash
5 2 (5.13%) React
6 1 (2.56%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (61.54%) DevOps
3 20 (51.28%) Configuration Management
4 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (41.03%) Open Source
4 16 (41.03%) Web Operations
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (15.38%) Microservices
6 4 (10.26%) Scrum
6 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) Workflow
7 3 (7.69%) Asynchronous Programming
7 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (5.13%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (5.13%) Presales
8 2 (5.13%) SDLC
8 2 (5.13%) Service Design
8 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Python
2 21 (53.85%) Ruby
3 16 (41.03%) PHP
4 7 (17.95%) Java
4 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.26%) ECMAScript
7 2 (5.13%) Go
8 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CISSP
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) vCloud
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (64.10%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (61.54%) Puppet
3 23 (58.97%) Ansible
4 17 (43.59%) Salt
5 8 (20.51%) Terraform
6 5 (12.82%) Kubernetes
7 4 (10.26%) Kibana
7 4 (10.26%) logstash
7 4 (10.26%) Mesos
8 3 (7.69%) collectd
8 3 (7.69%) StatsD
9 2 (5.13%) Graphite
9 2 (5.13%) Marathon
10 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Rackspace
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) SaltStack
4 2 (5.13%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) Splunk
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
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