The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.69% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
35 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.44% 1.32% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 4
Average daily rate £535 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.51% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £420 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -41.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 22 (73.33%) Web Services
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) Linux
4 17 (56.67%) Java
4 17 (56.67%) PHP
4 17 (56.67%) Python
4 17 (56.67%) Red Hat
4 17 (56.67%) TDD
4 17 (56.67%) Ruby
4 17 (56.67%) CentOS
5 16 (53.33%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (53.33%) LAMP
5 16 (53.33%) MySQL
5 16 (53.33%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (40.00%) Puppet
6 12 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (40.00%) DevOps
6 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 10 (33.33%) Apache
7 10 (33.33%) Scrum
8 9 (30.00%) Nagios
8 9 (30.00%) Web Development
8 9 (30.00%) Batik
8 9 (30.00%) Load Balancing
8 9 (30.00%) Amazon S3
8 9 (30.00%) Open Source
8 9 (30.00%) Cacti
8 9 (30.00%) nginx
8 9 (30.00%) Scala
8 9 (30.00%) CouchDB

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (33.33%) Apache
2 9 (30.00%) nginx
3 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) Mule
4 1 (3.33%) WildFly
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) Cloud Computing
1 16 (53.33%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (30.00%) Amazon S3
3 7 (23.33%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) MySQL
2 9 (30.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.00%) Electronics
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
1 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) Web Services
2 16 (53.33%) LAMP
3 9 (30.00%) Batik
3 9 (30.00%) SVG
3 9 (30.00%) Akka
3 9 (30.00%) Play Framework
4 7 (23.33%) CSS
4 7 (23.33%) Servlets
4 7 (23.33%) jQuery
4 7 (23.33%) Spring
5 1 (3.33%) HornetQ
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) DTV
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) CentOS
3 9 (30.00%) UNIX
4 8 (26.67%) Fedora
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) TDD
3 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (40.00%) DevOps
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (30.00%) Process Management
5 9 (30.00%) OO
5 9 (30.00%) Web Development
5 9 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 9 (30.00%) BDD
6 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
7 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
8 6 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (6.67%) Release Management
9 2 (6.67%) Workflow
10 1 (3.33%) High Availability
10 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) PHP
1 17 (56.67%) Python
1 17 (56.67%) Ruby
1 17 (56.67%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) Scala
3 7 (23.33%) PHP5
4 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) C#
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Puppet
1 12 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (30.00%) Nagios
2 9 (30.00%) Cacti
3 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (30.00%) Percona
3 6 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Rackspace