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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 45 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 25 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.89% 3.53% 1.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.32% 76.32% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 6
Average daily rate
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£403 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £115.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-66.08% +248.48%
Amazon AWS
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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
62 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.16% 4.63% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 28 9
Average daily rate £341 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.16% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.81% -52.34%

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 2 July 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (55.00%) VMware
4 22 (55.00%) Puppet
4 22 (55.00%) Web Services
5 20 (50.00%) Java
5 20 (50.00%) DevOps
6 19 (47.50%) Ansible
6 19 (47.50%) Red Hat
7 17 (42.50%) Configuration Management
8 16 (40.00%) Scrum
8 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
9 12 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 12 (30.00%) Mobile App
10 11 (27.50%) Windows
11 10 (25.00%) Python
11 10 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 10 (25.00%) Open Source
12 9 (22.50%) CentOS
12 9 (22.50%) Finance
13 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
13 8 (20.00%) Electronics
13 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
13 8 (20.00%) DTV
13 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (20.00%) Perl
13 8 (20.00%) PHP
13 8 (20.00%) SAP

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (10.00%) Node.js
3 3 (7.50%) Mule
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 8 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) SaaS
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Route 53
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) LAN
1 4 (10.00%) WAN
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.00%) MarkLogic
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.50%) Hudson
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) GitLab
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (20.00%) Marketing
2 8 (20.00%) Electronics
2 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) Web Services
2 8 (20.00%) Spring
3 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
4 3 (7.50%) JPA
5 2 (5.00%) jQuery
5 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) HTML
5 2 (5.00%) LAMP
5 2 (5.00%) HTML5
5 2 (5.00%) REST
5 2 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (2.50%) React
6 1 (2.50%) CSS3
6 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.00%) DTV
3 4 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (27.50%) Windows
4 9 (22.50%) CentOS
5 7 (17.50%) Fedora
6 5 (12.50%) UNIX
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.50%) Debian
8 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.50%) Android
8 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) DevOps
3 17 (42.50%) Configuration Management
4 16 (40.00%) Scrum
5 10 (25.00%) Open Source
6 8 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (17.50%) SOA
7 7 (17.50%) MVC
7 7 (17.50%) Migration
7 7 (17.50%) TDD
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.50%) BDD
8 3 (7.50%) Low Latency
8 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Kanban
10 1 (2.50%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (25.00%) Python
2 10 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (20.00%) Perl
3 8 (20.00%) PHP
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) Ruby
5 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.50%) C#
8 2 (5.00%) PHP5
9 1 (2.50%) Groovy
9 1 (2.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) CCNA
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (57.50%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (55.00%) Puppet
3 19 (47.50%) Ansible
4 6 (15.00%) Vagrant
5 4 (10.00%) Salt
6 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) VMware
2 19 (47.50%) Red Hat
3 8 (20.00%) SAP
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle
5 5 (12.50%) NetApp
6 4 (10.00%) Lotus
6 4 (10.00%) Citrix
7 3 (7.50%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
8 1 (2.50%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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