The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 51 115 166
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +51
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 137 89 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.92% 1.59% 0.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.15% 28.71% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 67 26
Median daily rate £500 £435 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £265 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +51.89%
Amazon AWS
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
325 310 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.30% 5.54% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 228 170
Median daily rate £500 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.57 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Amazon AWS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the City of London region.

Amazon AWS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 115 (52.75%) Linux
2 98 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (44.50%) Java
4 89 (40.83%) DevOps
5 78 (35.78%) Web Services
6 69 (31.65%) TDD
6 69 (31.65%) Finance
7 63 (28.90%) Python
8 60 (27.52%) Continuous Integration
9 55 (25.23%) Puppet
10 53 (24.31%) Ruby
11 49 (22.48%) Jenkins
11 49 (22.48%) Bash Shell
12 48 (22.02%) Opscode Chef
13 47 (21.56%) Continuous Delivery
14 45 (20.64%) NoSQL
15 41 (18.81%) Ansible
15 41 (18.81%) Windows
16 38 (17.43%) Microsoft Azure
17 36 (16.51%) Apache Cassandra
17 36 (16.51%) Configuration Management
18 35 (16.06%) SQL
18 35 (16.06%) BDD
19 34 (15.60%) Docker
20 33 (15.14%) OpenStack
20 33 (15.14%) Pair Programming
21 32 (14.68%) Scrum
21 32 (14.68%) MySQL
22 30 (13.76%) VMware
23 29 (13.30%) Migration

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 33 (15.14%) OpenStack
2 19 (8.72%) Tomcat
3 17 (7.80%) Apache
4 13 (5.96%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (4.13%) Apache Spark
5 9 (4.13%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.21%) JBoss
6 7 (3.21%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.29%) nginx
7 5 (2.29%) Node.js
8 4 (1.83%) IIS
8 4 (1.83%) Jetty
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.92%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) HipChat
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (17.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (11.01%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (11.01%) AWS CloudFormation
3 16 (7.34%) PaaS
4 13 (5.96%) Heroku
5 11 (5.05%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.21%) Amazon S3
7 6 (2.75%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (2.75%) GitHub
8 4 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.38%) IaaS
9 3 (1.38%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.92%) Route 53
10 2 (0.92%) SaaS
11 1 (0.46%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.42%) DNS
2 12 (5.50%) Firewall
3 11 (5.05%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.67%) LAN
5 7 (3.21%) HTTP
5 7 (3.21%) WAN
6 6 (2.75%) LDAP
7 5 (2.29%) SAN
8 4 (1.83%) VPN
9 3 (1.38%) Internet
9 3 (1.38%) NAS
10 2 (0.92%) DHCP
10 2 (0.92%) FTP
10 2 (0.92%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.92%) SMTP
10 2 (0.92%) SSH
10 2 (0.92%) VLAN
10 2 (0.92%) VoIP
11 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (20.64%) NoSQL
2 36 (16.51%) Apache Cassandra
3 32 (14.68%) MySQL
4 26 (11.93%) MongoDB
5 18 (8.26%) SQL Server
6 14 (6.42%) Big Data
7 11 (5.05%) Redis
8 10 (4.59%) Hadoop
9 8 (3.67%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.83%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.83%) HBase
11 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.92%) DB2
12 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (22.48%) Jenkins
2 24 (11.01%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.42%) Maven
3 14 (6.42%) TeamCity
4 13 (5.96%) Hudson
5 11 (5.05%) JIRA
6 10 (4.59%) Artifactory
7 6 (2.75%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.29%) GitLab
8 5 (2.29%) Gradle
8 5 (2.29%) Subversion
8 5 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.83%) Ant
9 4 (1.83%) Gerrit
9 4 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.38%) Capybara
10 3 (1.38%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.92%) IntelliJ
General
1 69 (31.65%) Finance
2 12 (5.50%) Publishing
3 10 (4.59%) Banking
4 9 (4.13%) Law
5 8 (3.67%) Marketing
6 7 (3.21%) Retail
7 5 (2.29%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.83%) Games
9 3 (1.38%) Electronics
9 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.38%) Legal
9 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.46%) Back Office
10 1 (0.46%) Billing
10 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (33.94%) Developer
2 63 (28.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 54 (24.77%) Java Developer
4 19 (8.72%) Cloud Engineer
5 17 (7.80%) AWS Engineer
5 17 (7.80%) Senior Developer
5 17 (7.80%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (7.34%) Architect
7 11 (5.05%) Administrator
7 11 (5.05%) Java Engineer
7 11 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (3.67%) AWS Architect
9 8 (3.67%) Cloud Architect
9 8 (3.67%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (3.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (3.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 8 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (3.21%) AWS Developer
10 7 (3.21%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (35.78%) Web Services
2 24 (11.01%) HTML
2 24 (11.01%) RESTful
3 21 (9.63%) Spring
4 19 (8.72%) CSS
5 18 (8.26%) .NET
5 18 (8.26%) jQuery
6 16 (7.34%) REST
7 14 (6.42%) Ajax
7 14 (6.42%) J2EE
8 12 (5.50%) JSON
9 11 (5.05%) Hibernate
9 11 (5.05%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (4.59%) LAMP
11 7 (3.21%) Kafka
11 7 (3.21%) XML
12 5 (2.29%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.29%) SOAP
13 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET
14 3 (1.38%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.42%) Public Cloud
2 8 (3.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.75%) Clustering
4 5 (2.29%) Fintech
4 5 (2.29%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.83%) User Experience
6 3 (1.38%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.38%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.38%) Life Science
6 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.92%) Social Network
8 1 (0.46%) Bitcoin
8 1 (0.46%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.46%) Cryptocurrency
8 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 115 (52.75%) Linux
2 41 (18.81%) Windows
3 29 (13.30%) Unix
4 19 (8.72%) Windows Server
5 14 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (5.96%) Ubuntu
7 8 (3.67%) CentOS
8 5 (2.29%) Debian
8 5 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.83%) Android
9 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.83%) CoreOS
9 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.92%) Solaris
11 2 (0.92%) SUSE
12 1 (0.46%) AIX
12 1 (0.46%) Fedora
12 1 (0.46%) SmartOS
12 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (40.83%) DevOps
3 69 (31.65%) TDD
4 60 (27.52%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (21.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 36 (16.51%) Configuration Management
7 35 (16.06%) BDD
8 33 (15.14%) Pair Programming
9 32 (14.68%) Scrum
10 29 (13.30%) Migration
11 25 (11.47%) E-Commerce
12 21 (9.63%) Kanban
13 18 (8.26%) Software Engineering
14 17 (7.80%) Mentoring
15 16 (7.34%) Automated Testing
16 15 (6.88%) Open Source
17 12 (5.50%) ITIL
18 10 (4.59%) Microservices
18 10 (4.59%) OO
18 10 (4.59%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 97 (44.50%) Java
2 63 (28.90%) Python
3 53 (24.31%) Ruby
4 49 (22.48%) Bash Shell
5 35 (16.06%) SQL
6 28 (12.84%) Perl
7 26 (11.93%) JavaScript
7 26 (11.93%) PowerShell
8 17 (7.80%) Go
9 15 (6.88%) C#
10 12 (5.50%) PHP
11 10 (4.59%) Scala
12 9 (4.13%) PL/SQL
13 7 (3.21%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.29%) Clojure
15 4 (1.83%) C++
15 4 (1.83%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.38%) Groovy
17 2 (0.92%) C
18 1 (0.46%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (1.83%) AWS Certification
2 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.46%) MCSE
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.46%) RHCA
4 1 (0.46%) RHCE
4 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.29%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (15.60%) Docker
2 20 (9.17%) vSphere
3 18 (8.26%) Active Directory
3 18 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.29%) KVM
5 4 (1.83%) NFS
5 4 (1.83%) vCloud
5 4 (1.83%) Xen
5 4 (1.83%) XenServer
6 3 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.38%) XenApp
7 2 (0.92%) Ceph
7 2 (0.92%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.92%) Postfix
7 2 (0.92%) Squid
7 2 (0.92%) Varnish
7 2 (0.92%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.46%) Samba
Systems Management
1 55 (25.23%) Puppet
2 48 (22.02%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (18.81%) Ansible
4 13 (5.96%) Kubernetes
5 9 (4.13%) Nagios
6 8 (3.67%) Mesos
7 7 (3.21%) Salt
8 5 (2.29%) BladeLogic
8 5 (2.29%) Terraform
9 4 (1.83%) Packer
10 3 (1.38%) Cobbler
10 3 (1.38%) Graphite
10 3 (1.38%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.38%) logstash
10 3 (1.38%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.92%) Cacti
11 2 (0.92%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.46%) Control-M
12 1 (0.46%) OpenView
12 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (13.76%) VMware
2 21 (9.63%) Oracle
3 17 (7.80%) Rackspace
4 15 (6.88%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.96%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.59%) Google
7 7 (3.21%) Cisco
7 7 (3.21%) Citrix
8 5 (2.29%) hybris
8 5 (2.29%) NetApp
8 5 (2.29%) Splunk
8 5 (2.29%) TOWER Software
9 4 (1.83%) Sybase
10 3 (1.38%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.38%) Dell
10 3 (1.38%) HP
10 3 (1.38%) IBM
10 3 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.38%) SAP
10 3 (1.38%) Zend
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