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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 49 34 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 21 39 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.72% 4.25% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 53.85% 60.00% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 4
Median daily rate £450 £406 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £650 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £380
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £189.00
% change year-on-year
- -79.36%
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
39 65 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.05% 7.09% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 6
Median daily rate £425 £475 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +33.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £685 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -11 7 £450 +28.57% 2
Macclesfield -3 4 £513 +7.89%
Warrington -1 3 £450 -30.76%
Knutsford -4 2 - -
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Java
3 19 (38.00%) Data Modelling
4 18 (36.00%) Oracle
5 17 (34.00%) ETL
5 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (34.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 17 (34.00%) Talend
5 17 (34.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (30.00%) ERwin
7 15 (30.00%) Star Schema
7 15 (30.00%) Scrum
8 14 (28.00%) Finance
8 14 (28.00%) Amazon S3
8 14 (28.00%) Mentoring
9 13 (26.00%) MySQL
9 13 (26.00%) Linux
10 12 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (24.00%) Docker
11 11 (22.00%) Amazon Kinesis
11 11 (22.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 11 (22.00%) Data Integration
11 11 (22.00%) SOA
12 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 10 (20.00%) Automated Testing
13 9 (18.00%) SQL
13 9 (18.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (18.00%) Puppet
14 8 (16.00%) DevOps

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) SAP MDM
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (28.00%) Amazon S3
3 11 (22.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 11 (22.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (14.00%) Veeva
5 5 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (10.00%) PaaS
5 5 (10.00%) SaaS
6 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (6.00%) IaaS
6 3 (6.00%) SoftLayer
7 2 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (4.00%) Engine Yard
7 2 (4.00%) GitHub
7 2 (4.00%) Heroku
7 2 (4.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) SSL
4 1 (2.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 15 (30.00%) Star Schema
3 13 (26.00%) MySQL
4 12 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (12.00%) Data Mart
6 6 (12.00%) Essbase
6 6 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (8.00%) OLAP
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (4.00%) Redis
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
11 1 (2.00%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (30.00%) ERwin
3 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.00%) Vagrant
5 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.00%) Hudson
7 1 (2.00%) GitLab
7 1 (2.00%) JIRA
7 1 (2.00%) MSI
7 1 (2.00%) NuGet
7 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.00%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Architect
3 12 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (18.00%) ETL Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Senior ETL Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Technical Architect
6 6 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) Hyperion Developer
7 5 (10.00%) OBIEE Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Talend Developer
8 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce Architect
8 4 (8.00%) OBIEE Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Hyperion Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Java Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Security Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.00%) Essbase Developer
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) MDX
1 6 (12.00%) Node.js
2 5 (10.00%) Web Services
3 4 (8.00%) Dropwizard
4 3 (6.00%) .NET
4 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.00%) hapi
5 2 (4.00%) J2EE
5 2 (4.00%) JSON
5 2 (4.00%) MCollective
5 2 (4.00%) REST
5 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.00%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.00%) RESTful
6 1 (2.00%) Spring
6 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Data Integration
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) CESG
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.00%) Social Media
4 2 (4.00%) Wiki
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) CentOS
2 5 (10.00%) Unix
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
4 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.00%) AIX
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Data Modelling
3 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (34.00%) ETL
4 15 (30.00%) Scrum
5 14 (28.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (22.00%) SOA
7 10 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (16.00%) DevOps
9 7 (14.00%) CRM
9 7 (14.00%) DRM
10 6 (12.00%) Analytics
10 6 (12.00%) ArchiMate
10 6 (12.00%) Information Architecture
10 6 (12.00%) Performance Management
10 6 (12.00%) UML
11 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
11 4 (8.00%) ERP
11 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Java
2 9 (18.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) Python
4 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.00%) Ruby
6 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Docker
2 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.00%) vCloud
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) Puppet
2 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.00%) Ansible
3 3 (6.00%) Nagios
4 2 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.00%) Cobbler
4 2 (4.00%) StatsD
5 1 (2.00%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.00%) logstash
5 1 (2.00%) vRealize
5 1 (2.00%) yum
5 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle
2 17 (34.00%) Talend
3 7 (14.00%) Concur
3 7 (14.00%) Infor
3 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (14.00%) SAP
4 6 (12.00%) Hyperion
5 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.00%) VMware
7 3 (6.00%) ATG
7 3 (6.00%) BMC
7 3 (6.00%) Teradata
8 2 (4.00%) Apigee
8 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
8 2 (4.00%) Citrix
8 2 (4.00%) Mashery
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.00%) IBM
9 1 (2.00%) RightScale
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