The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Bristol region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 55 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 19 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.01% 0.46% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 65.52% 33.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 0
Average daily rate £450 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £288 £280
% change year-on-year
+56.52% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-64.09% -
Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
29 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.06% 1.39% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 2
Average daily rate £450 £313 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £365 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Amazon AWS
South West

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (100.00%) Web Services
2 16 (84.21%) OO
3 14 (73.68%) SVG
3 14 (73.68%) Java
3 14 (73.68%) Process Management
3 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 14 (73.68%) Web Development
3 14 (73.68%) Batik
3 14 (73.68%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (73.68%) Scala
3 14 (73.68%) CouchDB
3 14 (73.68%) BDD
3 14 (73.68%) Akka
3 14 (73.68%) Play Framework
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) MySQL
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Apache
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) Google
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) nginx
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) CouchDB
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Scala Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Architect
4 5 (26.32%) Java Architect
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Web Services
2 14 (73.68%) SVG
2 14 (73.68%) Batik
2 14 (73.68%) Akka
2 14 (73.68%) Play Framework
3 2 (10.53%) Symfony
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) LAMP
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) UNIX
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) OO
2 14 (73.68%) Process Management
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
2 14 (73.68%) Web Development
2 14 (73.68%) BDD
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
1 14 (73.68%) Scala
2 4 (21.05%) PHP
2 4 (21.05%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) PHP5
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nagios
1 2 (10.53%) Cacti
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
1 2 (10.53%) Google
1 2 (10.53%) Percona
1 2 (10.53%) Facebook
1 2 (10.53%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago