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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £189.50 - -
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
20 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.61% 2.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 3
Average daily rate £450 £410 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +30.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £160 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-52.41% +39.42%

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 29 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (25.00%) PHP5
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (25.00%) RubyGems
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Sinatra
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Fedora
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) SVG
4 1 (25.00%) HTML

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) RubyGems
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technology Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Sinatra
2 1 (25.00%) SVG
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) WebGL
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) PHP5
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant