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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 173 190 194
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 27 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.49% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.43% 23.49% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 17
Average daily rate
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£400 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £340 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £190.00 - -
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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 City of London region.

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
175 149 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.98% 2.07% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 115 64
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% -26.78%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 41 (69.49%) Web Services
2 26 (44.07%) DevOps
3 23 (38.98%) Java
4 20 (33.90%) Linux
5 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (30.51%) Ruby
7 16 (27.12%) Python
8 14 (23.73%) Puppet
9 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
9 13 (22.03%) Finance
9 13 (22.03%) Scrum
10 12 (20.34%) UNIX
10 12 (20.34%) Windows
10 12 (20.34%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (18.64%) MySQL
12 10 (16.95%) Oracle
13 9 (15.25%) PHP
13 9 (15.25%) Games
13 9 (15.25%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (15.25%) BDD
13 9 (15.25%) Online Games
14 8 (13.56%) RESTful
14 8 (13.56%) VMware
14 8 (13.56%) TDD
14 8 (13.56%) Nagios
15 7 (11.86%) HTML
15 7 (11.86%) Apache
15 7 (11.86%) Spring
15 7 (11.86%) LAMP

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (11.86%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 5 (8.47%) Mule
3 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.78%) nginx
4 4 (6.78%) Node.js
5 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.39%) CloudStack
6 2 (3.39%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.69%) Gunicorn
7 1 (1.69%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.69%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.69%) Liferay
7 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.69%) Confluence
7 1 (1.69%) Drupal
7 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (11.86%) Amazon S3
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.78%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (5.08%) PaaS
5 3 (5.08%) IaaS
6 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.39%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 2 (3.39%) GitHub
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.69%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (1.69%) ElastiCache
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) DNS
2 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 3 (5.08%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.39%) LDAP
3 2 (3.39%) SNMP
3 2 (3.39%) AMQP
3 2 (3.39%) SAN
4 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) MySQL
2 9 (15.25%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (5.08%) Big Data
5 3 (5.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.39%) CouchDB
6 2 (3.39%) DB2
6 2 (3.39%) Azkaban
6 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) JIRA
2 6 (10.17%) JMeter
3 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.39%) Grunt
5 2 (3.39%) Selenium
6 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.69%) Maven
6 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.69%) JUnit
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Games
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) Advertising
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Publishing
6 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
4 4 (6.78%) MySQL DBA
4 4 (6.78%) DBA
4 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Consultant
6 2 (3.39%) Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Lead Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (69.49%) Web Services
2 8 (13.56%) RESTful
3 7 (11.86%) Spring
3 7 (11.86%) HTML
3 7 (11.86%) LAMP
4 6 (10.17%) J2EE
5 5 (8.47%) CSS
5 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
5 5 (8.47%) Memcached
5 5 (8.47%) Apache Camel
6 4 (6.78%) JSON
7 3 (5.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (5.08%) Middleware
7 3 (5.08%) REST
7 3 (5.08%) HTML5
8 2 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (3.39%) CSS3
8 2 (3.39%) jQuery
8 2 (3.39%) Kafka
8 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Online Games
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Replication
3 4 (6.78%) Clustering
4 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.39%) Social Media
5 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.39%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.39%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.39%) Social Network
6 1 (1.69%) W3C
6 1 (1.69%) Blog
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.69%) Open Source
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Linux
2 12 (20.34%) UNIX
2 12 (20.34%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Debian
4 4 (6.78%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.78%) SELinux
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.69%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) DevOps
2 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Scrum
3 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
4 9 (15.25%) BDD
5 8 (13.56%) TDD
6 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (10.17%) SOA
8 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.47%) High Availability
9 4 (6.78%) ITIL
9 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.78%) Workflow
9 4 (6.78%) Migration
10 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.08%) ERD
11 2 (3.39%) Market Research
11 2 (3.39%) MapReduce
11 2 (3.39%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) Java
2 18 (30.51%) Ruby
3 16 (27.12%) Python
4 9 (15.25%) PHP
5 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.47%) SQL
8 4 (6.78%) Perl
8 4 (6.78%) Scala
9 3 (5.08%) C#
10 2 (3.39%) C
10 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) vCloud
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.39%) HDFS
6 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Puppet
2 11 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (13.56%) Nagios
4 4 (6.78%) Ansible
5 3 (5.08%) Opsview
6 2 (3.39%) collectd
7 1 (1.69%) StatsD
7 1 (1.69%) Salt
7 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) VMware
3 5 (8.47%) Remedy
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.47%) New Relic
4 4 (6.78%) Google
5 3 (5.08%) Altiris
5 3 (5.08%) IBM
5 3 (5.08%) Intel
5 3 (5.08%) Percona
6 2 (3.39%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.39%) HP
6 2 (3.39%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.39%) Akamai
6 2 (3.39%) Tableau
7 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.69%) Sony
7 1 (1.69%) Adobe
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
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