The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 48 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 33 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.98% 1.20% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.90% 47.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 0
Average daily rate
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£444 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £189.50 -
% change year-on-year
-79.41% -
Amazon AWS
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
58 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.23% 2.53% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 14
Average daily rate £475 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £355 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Macclesfield - 10 £475 - 1
Warrington - 6 £469 - 1
Chester -9 5 - - 2
Knutsford - 4 £365 -
Alderley Edge - 2 - - 1
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 59 (54.63%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (43.52%) Linux
4 46 (42.59%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (41.67%) Big Data
6 44 (40.74%) MongoDB
7 42 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 41 (37.96%) Oracle
8 41 (37.96%) Citrix
8 41 (37.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 41 (37.96%) IaaS
8 41 (37.96%) StatsD
9 40 (37.04%) R
9 40 (37.04%) Hadoop
9 40 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (37.04%) Teradata
10 39 (36.11%) Machine Learning
10 39 (36.11%) Tableau
11 38 (35.19%) Apigee
11 38 (35.19%) Mashery
12 37 (34.26%) AngularJS
12 37 (34.26%) Visualisation
13 36 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
13 36 (33.33%) Amazon S3
13 36 (33.33%) Java
14 33 (30.56%) Puppet
15 31 (28.70%) Node.js
15 31 (28.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 29 (26.85%) Python
17 27 (25.00%) Amazon ELB

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 31 (28.70%) Node.js
2 3 (2.78%) nginx
2 3 (2.78%) Apache
2 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Jetty
3 1 (0.93%) Mule
3 1 (0.93%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 46 (42.59%) Cloud Computing
2 41 (37.96%) IaaS
3 36 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 36 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 27 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
5 19 (17.59%) Route 53
6 16 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (14.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 16 (14.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 16 (14.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 14 (12.96%) AWS CloudTrail
8 12 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
8 12 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
9 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (4.63%) Heroku
11 4 (3.70%) Amazon Glacier
11 4 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (1.85%) SaaS
13 2 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.04%) Network Security
2 10 (9.26%) DHCP
3 7 (6.48%) Firewall
3 7 (6.48%) Internet
4 5 (4.63%) DNS
5 4 (3.70%) HTTP
6 1 (0.93%) LAN
6 1 (0.93%) OSPF
6 1 (0.93%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (41.67%) Big Data
2 44 (40.74%) MongoDB
3 41 (37.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 40 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (37.04%) Hadoop
5 16 (14.81%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (4.63%) MySQL
7 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.89%) Hudson
3 9 (8.33%) Maven
4 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.93%) JUnit
General
1 11 (10.19%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (6.48%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (43.52%) Architect
2 30 (27.78%) Technical Architect
3 21 (19.44%) Digital Architect
4 20 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (17.59%) Digital Technical Architect
6 16 (14.81%) Senior Architect
7 15 (13.89%) Senior Technical Architect
8 12 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Senior Digital Architect
10 9 (8.33%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
11 8 (7.41%) Developer
12 7 (6.48%) Consultant
13 6 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
13 6 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
14 5 (4.63%) AWS Architect
14 5 (4.63%) Operations Engineer
14 5 (4.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
15 4 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
15 4 (3.70%) Administrator
16 3 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (34.26%) AngularJS
2 31 (28.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 25 (23.15%) .NET
4 12 (11.11%) Web Services
5 6 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 6 (5.56%) RESTful
6 5 (4.63%) HTML5
6 5 (4.63%) HTML
6 5 (4.63%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (4.63%) CSS
7 4 (3.70%) JSON
8 3 (2.78%) J2EE
9 1 (0.93%) Servlets
9 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.93%) REST
9 1 (0.93%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 37 (34.26%) Visualisation
2 9 (8.33%) User Experience
2 9 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.63%) Statistics
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
6 1 (0.93%) Telematics
6 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.52%) Linux
2 23 (21.30%) UNIX
3 15 (13.89%) CentOS
4 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.11%) Machine Learning
3 24 (22.22%) DevOps
4 16 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (13.89%) Scrum
5 15 (13.89%) Load Balancing
6 13 (12.04%) Open Source
7 12 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.26%) Configuration Management
9 9 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
10 7 (6.48%) Web Accessibility
11 6 (5.56%) TDD
12 3 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (2.78%) Process Architecture
12 3 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (1.85%) Unit Testing
13 2 (1.85%) Information Architecture
13 2 (1.85%) Automated Testing
13 2 (1.85%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 40 (37.04%) R
3 36 (33.33%) Java
4 29 (26.85%) Python
5 11 (10.19%) Ruby
6 8 (7.41%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.70%) Perl
8 4 (3.70%) SQL
8 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) CCNP
4 1 (0.93%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Docker
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 59 (54.63%) Opscode Chef
2 41 (37.96%) StatsD
3 33 (30.56%) Puppet
4 19 (17.59%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.70%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.85%) Nagios
6 2 (1.85%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.85%) logstash
Vendors
1 41 (37.96%) Oracle
1 41 (37.96%) Citrix
2 40 (37.04%) Teradata
3 39 (36.11%) Tableau
4 38 (35.19%) Apigee
4 38 (35.19%) Mashery
5 19 (17.59%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.70%) SaltStack
6 4 (3.70%) Google
7 3 (2.78%) RightScale
8 2 (1.85%) VMware
9 1 (0.93%) Cisco
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