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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 165 187 200
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 39 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.53% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.48% 25.85% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 15
Average daily rate
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£475 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £555 £584
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
211 147 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.52% 2.05% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 109 58
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 48 (71.64%) Web Services
2 30 (44.78%) DevOps
3 29 (43.28%) Linux
4 25 (37.31%) Java
5 24 (35.82%) Puppet
6 22 (32.84%) Ruby
7 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (29.85%) Python
8 20 (29.85%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (19.40%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (17.91%) UNIX
10 12 (17.91%) Windows
10 12 (17.91%) Scrum
10 12 (17.91%) Finance
11 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
12 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
12 10 (14.93%) Ansible
13 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
13 9 (13.43%) Oracle
13 9 (13.43%) HTML
13 9 (13.43%) VMware
13 9 (13.43%) TDD
13 9 (13.43%) Bash Shell
13 9 (13.43%) RESTful
14 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (11.94%) BDD
14 8 (11.94%) Spring
14 8 (11.94%) J2EE
14 8 (11.94%) Apache
15 7 (10.45%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 8 (11.94%) Apache
2 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.96%) IIS
3 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.46%) Node.js
4 4 (5.97%) nginx
4 4 (5.97%) Mule
4 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.99%) CloudStack
5 2 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.49%) Gunicorn
6 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.49%) Liferay
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.49%) Confluence
6 1 (1.49%) Drupal
6 1 (1.49%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.49%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Office
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (7.46%) Amazon S3
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.46%) IaaS
2 5 (7.46%) PaaS
3 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.99%) ElastiCache
4 2 (2.99%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.99%) SaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.49%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) DNS
2 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.48%) Firewall
3 3 (4.48%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.99%) LDAP
4 2 (2.99%) SNMP
4 2 (2.99%) SAN
4 2 (2.99%) AMQP
5 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.49%) Internet
5 1 (1.49%) SSL
5 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) MySQL
2 6 (8.96%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.46%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (5.97%) Big Data
5 3 (4.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.48%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (4.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.48%) DB2
6 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.99%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) JIRA
1 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.96%) JMeter
3 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.99%) Maven
4 2 (2.99%) Grunt
5 1 (1.49%) Selenium
5 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.49%) Ant
5 1 (1.49%) JUnit
5 1 (1.49%) JBehave
5 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.49%) Gradle
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Games
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 3 (4.48%) Advertising
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Billing
6 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.49%) Publishing
6 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (17.91%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Operations Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (71.64%) Web Services
2 9 (13.43%) HTML
2 9 (13.43%) RESTful
3 8 (11.94%) J2EE
3 8 (11.94%) Spring
4 7 (10.45%) CSS
5 6 (8.96%) LAMP
5 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
6 5 (7.46%) HTML5
6 5 (7.46%) REST
7 4 (5.97%) Memcached
7 4 (5.97%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (5.97%) Middleware
7 4 (5.97%) JSON
7 4 (5.97%) Apache Camel
8 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.99%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.99%) Grails
9 2 (2.99%) CSS3
9 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Online Games
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) Clustering
4 3 (4.48%) Replication
5 2 (2.99%) Social Network
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.49%) Open Source
6 1 (1.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.28%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) UNIX
2 12 (17.91%) Windows
3 5 (7.46%) Ubuntu
3 5 (7.46%) SELinux
4 4 (5.97%) Debian
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.49%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) CentOS
6 1 (1.49%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) DevOps
2 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.91%) Scrum
4 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
5 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.43%) TDD
7 8 (11.94%) BDD
8 7 (10.45%) SOA
9 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.97%) ITIL
10 4 (5.97%) OO
10 4 (5.97%) High Availability
10 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.48%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.48%) Build Automation
11 3 (4.48%) CRM
12 2 (2.99%) Security Management
12 2 (2.99%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) Java
2 22 (32.84%) Ruby
3 20 (29.85%) Python
4 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.43%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.45%) Perl
5 7 (10.45%) PHP
6 5 (7.46%) SQL
7 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.48%) C#
8 2 (2.99%) C
8 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.99%) Scala
9 1 (1.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) vCloud
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.99%) HDFS
5 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (35.82%) Puppet
2 20 (29.85%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (14.93%) Ansible
4 7 (10.45%) Nagios
5 3 (4.48%) Opsview
6 2 (2.99%) collectd
7 1 (1.49%) StatsD
7 1 (1.49%) Salt
7 1 (1.49%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Oracle
1 9 (13.43%) VMware
2 5 (7.46%) Remedy
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) SaltStack
3 4 (5.97%) New Relic
3 4 (5.97%) IBM
3 4 (5.97%) Google
4 3 (4.48%) Altiris
4 3 (4.48%) Intel
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.99%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.99%) Akamai
5 2 (2.99%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.49%) Percona
6 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.49%) Sony
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
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