The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 23 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.02% 4.73% 1.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £513 £378 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
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 Cheltenham region.

Cloud Services Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.04% 4.73% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £513 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.76% +0.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) vCloud
2 3 (75.00%) Google Apps
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) API Integration
3 2 (50.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Eucalyptus
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) Eucalyptus
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Google Apps
3 2 (50.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (75.00%) AWS Architect
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) API Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware