The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 56 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.45% 0.13% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.38% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£233 - -
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
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
29 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.49% 2.23% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 3
Average daily rate £350 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 12 £233 - 2
Peterborough - - - -
Amazon AWS
East of England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) NUnit
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) MSBuild
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) SLA
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) CruiseControl
4 5 (35.71%) Subversion
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (21.43%) CloudFront
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon S3
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) NUnit
2 5 (35.71%) CruiseControl
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) MSBuild
3 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Service Manager
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Delivery Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
3 5 (35.71%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA