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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 36 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 21 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.30% 1.70% 1.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.00% 33.33% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 10
Median daily rate £575 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £375 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.35 -
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -
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
70 51 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.01% 5.09% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 31 13
Median daily rate £550 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.75 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.64%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Macclesfield +8 9 £575 - 2
Warrington +6 6 £688 -
Chester -1 2 £370 -12.94%
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (47.37%) Linux
3 25 (43.86%) Puppet
4 23 (40.35%) Jenkins
5 19 (33.33%) DevOps
5 19 (33.33%) ETL
6 18 (31.58%) Windows
6 18 (31.58%) Amazon Redshift
7 16 (28.07%) Scrum
8 15 (26.32%) Talend Open Studio
8 15 (26.32%) Talend
9 14 (24.56%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (24.56%) Data Modelling
10 13 (22.81%) Finance
10 13 (22.81%) Python
10 13 (22.81%) Oracle
10 13 (22.81%) Oracle BI EE
10 13 (22.81%) Data Mart
10 13 (22.81%) Analytics
11 11 (19.30%) Essbase
11 11 (19.30%) MDX
11 11 (19.30%) Star Schema
11 11 (19.30%) Hyperion
12 10 (17.54%) OLAP
12 10 (17.54%) Java
12 10 (17.54%) Oracle OLAP
12 10 (17.54%) Performance Management
12 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (17.54%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (17.54%) Amazon EC2

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 3 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.51%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.51%) Confluence
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) nginx
3 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (17.54%) Amazon S3
2 7 (12.28%) AWS CloudTrail
3 6 (10.53%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (8.77%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (8.77%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (8.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (7.02%) Office 365
6 3 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (5.26%) Route 53
7 1 (1.75%) IaaS
7 1 (1.75%) PaaS
7 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Network Security
2 6 (10.53%) HTTPS
2 6 (10.53%) SSL
3 5 (8.77%) DNS
4 3 (5.26%) VPN
5 2 (3.51%) DHCP
5 2 (3.51%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) Amazon Redshift
2 13 (22.81%) Data Mart
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (19.30%) Essbase
3 11 (19.30%) Star Schema
4 10 (17.54%) OLAP
4 10 (17.54%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (15.79%) MongoDB
6 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
7 6 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
9 4 (7.02%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (7.02%) Big Data
10 3 (5.26%) Apache Hive
10 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
10 3 (5.26%) MySQL
11 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (40.35%) Jenkins
2 15 (26.32%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (15.79%) ERwin
4 6 (10.53%) GitLab
4 6 (10.53%) MSI
5 4 (7.02%) Vagrant
6 3 (5.26%) Hudson
7 2 (3.51%) JIRA
8 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Consultant
4 9 (15.79%) Architect
4 9 (15.79%) OBIEE Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Hyperion Developer
6 5 (8.77%) DBA
6 5 (8.77%) SQL DBA
7 4 (7.02%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) OBIEE Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Hyperion Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Essbase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) MDX
2 8 (14.04%) JSON
3 6 (10.53%) Web Services
4 5 (8.77%) boto
4 5 (8.77%) HTML
4 5 (8.77%) YAML
5 2 (3.51%) Dropwizard
5 2 (3.51%) J2EE
6 1 (1.75%) Kafka
6 1 (1.75%) Node.js
6 1 (1.75%) REST
6 1 (1.75%) RESTful
6 1 (1.75%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 6 (10.53%) Wiki
2 3 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.51%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) Linux
2 18 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) CentOS
4 3 (5.26%) Unix
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) DevOps
2 19 (33.33%) ETL
3 16 (28.07%) Scrum
4 14 (24.56%) Data Modelling
5 13 (22.81%) Analytics
6 10 (17.54%) Performance Management
6 10 (17.54%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 8 (14.04%) Migration
8 8 (14.04%) TDD
9 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
9 7 (12.28%) High Availability
9 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
10 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
10 6 (10.53%) Security Architecture
10 6 (10.53%) Security Operations
11 3 (5.26%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) Python
2 10 (17.54%) Java
3 9 (15.79%) SQL
4 7 (12.28%) Perl
4 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.51%) C
7 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) C#
8 1 (1.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (7.02%) Docker
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (43.86%) Puppet
2 14 (24.56%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.53%) yum
4 4 (7.02%) Salt
5 3 (5.26%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Talend
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle
3 11 (19.30%) Hyperion
4 6 (10.53%) RightScale
5 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.02%) Splunk
7 3 (5.26%) AppSense
7 3 (5.26%) Citrix
7 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.26%) ParAccel
7 3 (5.26%) VMware
8 2 (3.51%) Ab Initio
8 2 (3.51%) Actian
8 2 (3.51%) Informatica
8 2 (3.51%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (3.51%) SAP
8 2 (3.51%) Sybase
8 2 (3.51%) Teradata
9 1 (1.75%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.75%) Vertica
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