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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 3 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 1.75% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.00% 16.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Median daily rate £495 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 68 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.54% 10.81% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 4
Median daily rate £388 £423 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.28% -8.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £13.20 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (80.77%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Puppet
3 18 (69.23%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (69.23%) DevOps
3 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (65.38%) Python
5 16 (61.54%) Web Services
5 16 (61.54%) Ansible
6 15 (57.69%) Configuration Management
6 15 (57.69%) Ruby
7 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
8 11 (42.31%) Salt
9 10 (38.46%) Rackspace
9 10 (38.46%) Open Source
9 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
9 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (38.46%) SSL
9 10 (38.46%) PHP
9 10 (38.46%) HTTP
9 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
9 10 (38.46%) Web Operations
10 9 (34.62%) MySQL
10 9 (34.62%) Subversion
10 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (34.62%) Docker
11 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
11 8 (30.77%) Java
12 7 (26.92%) Terraform
13 6 (23.08%) ELK Stack

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 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) nginx
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon S3
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (11.54%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (11.54%) Route 53
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.69%) IaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (3.85%) PaaS
4 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) HTTP
1 10 (38.46%) SSL
1 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
1 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (7.69%) InfluxDB
5 1 (3.85%) Redis
5 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 9 (34.62%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.85%) git-flow
5 1 (3.85%) JMeter
5 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (19.23%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) WebOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior WebOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) ELK Stack
3 3 (11.54%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (11.54%) Sensu
4 1 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (69.23%) DevOps
2 15 (57.69%) Configuration Management
3 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (38.46%) Open Source
3 10 (38.46%) Web Operations
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Microservices
5 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.85%) Logistics
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Python
2 15 (57.69%) Ruby
3 10 (38.46%) PHP
4 8 (30.77%) Java
5 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) Go
7 1 (3.85%) Groovy
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) CISSP
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) vCloud
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (73.08%) Puppet
2 18 (69.23%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (61.54%) Ansible
4 11 (42.31%) Salt
5 7 (26.92%) Terraform
6 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
7 4 (15.38%) Kibana
7 4 (15.38%) logstash
7 4 (15.38%) Mesos
8 3 (11.54%) collectd
8 3 (11.54%) StatsD
9 2 (7.69%) Graphite
9 2 (7.69%) Marathon
10 1 (3.85%) Nagios
10 1 (3.85%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Rackspace
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SaltStack
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Splunk
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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