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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 37 103 151
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +48
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 161 103 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.80% 1.83% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.00% 30.12% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 81 34
Median daily rate £500 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £422
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
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
350 342 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.44% 6.07% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 249 185
Median daily rate £475 £450 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

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 29 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 29 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.

1 135 (52.33%) Linux
2 120 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (44.19%) Java
4 106 (41.09%) DevOps
5 89 (34.50%) Web Services
6 87 (33.72%) TDD
7 82 (31.78%) Finance
8 79 (30.62%) Python
9 76 (29.46%) Continuous Integration
10 71 (27.52%) Puppet
11 67 (25.97%) Ruby
12 58 (22.48%) Jenkins
12 58 (22.48%) Opscode Chef
13 56 (21.71%) Continuous Delivery
14 53 (20.54%) Bash Shell
15 52 (20.16%) Ansible
16 49 (18.99%) NoSQL
17 48 (18.60%) Windows
18 47 (18.22%) Microsoft Azure
19 43 (16.67%) Configuration Management
20 42 (16.28%) Unix
21 40 (15.50%) SQL
21 40 (15.50%) BDD
22 39 (15.12%) Docker
23 38 (14.73%) Scrum
24 37 (14.34%) Apache Cassandra
25 36 (13.95%) MySQL
25 36 (13.95%) Perl
26 35 (13.57%) VMware
27 34 (13.18%) Pair Programming

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 32 (12.40%) OpenStack
2 19 (7.36%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.59%) Apache
4 13 (5.04%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (3.88%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.49%) Apache Spark
6 9 (3.49%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.71%) JBoss
7 7 (2.71%) nginx
8 6 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.33%) Node.js
9 5 (1.94%) IIS
10 4 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.78%) Jetty
12 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) HipChat
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (18.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (10.08%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (6.59%) PaaS
5 13 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (5.04%) Heroku
6 10 (3.88%) GitHub
7 9 (3.49%) Amazon S3
7 9 (3.49%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (2.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (2.71%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (2.33%) IaaS
10 5 (1.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (1.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (1.55%) Route 53
12 3 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (1.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.75%) DNS
2 17 (6.59%) Firewall
3 16 (6.20%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.04%) LAN
5 12 (4.65%) WAN
6 7 (2.71%) HTTP
6 7 (2.71%) LDAP
7 6 (2.33%) SAN
8 4 (1.55%) DHCP
8 4 (1.55%) Internet
8 4 (1.55%) NAS
8 4 (1.55%) VPN
9 3 (1.16%) VoIP
10 2 (0.78%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.78%) FTP
10 2 (0.78%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.78%) Network Security
10 2 (0.78%) SMTP
10 2 (0.78%) SSH
10 2 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.99%) NoSQL
2 37 (14.34%) Apache Cassandra
3 36 (13.95%) MySQL
4 32 (12.40%) MongoDB
5 22 (8.53%) SQL Server
6 19 (7.36%) Big Data
7 16 (6.20%) Redis
8 13 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (4.65%) Hadoop
10 10 (3.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.55%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.55%) HBase
11 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.55%) SimpleDB
12 3 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.16%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.78%) DB2
13 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 58 (22.48%) Jenkins
2 30 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.20%) Artifactory
3 16 (6.20%) Hudson
3 16 (6.20%) TeamCity
4 14 (5.43%) Maven
5 12 (4.65%) Cucumber
6 11 (4.26%) JIRA
7 7 (2.71%) GitLab
8 5 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.94%) Gradle
8 5 (1.94%) Subversion
8 5 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.55%) Ant
9 4 (1.55%) Capybara
9 4 (1.55%) Gerrit
9 4 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.55%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.16%) JUnit
10 3 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (31.78%) Finance
2 12 (4.65%) Banking
3 10 (3.88%) Publishing
4 8 (3.10%) Law
4 8 (3.10%) Marketing
4 8 (3.10%) Retail
5 5 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.55%) Games
6 4 (1.55%) Legal
7 3 (1.16%) Electronics
7 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 93 (36.05%) Developer
2 75 (29.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 65 (25.19%) Java Developer
4 25 (9.69%) Architect
5 23 (8.91%) Senior Developer
6 22 (8.53%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (6.98%) AWS Engineer
8 17 (6.59%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (5.81%) AWS Developer
10 13 (5.04%) Java Engineer
11 11 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
12 10 (3.88%) Cloud Architect
12 10 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (3.49%) Administrator
13 9 (3.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 8 (3.10%) AWS Architect
14 8 (3.10%) Scala Developer
14 8 (3.10%) Systems Administrator
15 7 (2.71%) Consultant
15 7 (2.71%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (34.50%) Web Services
2 32 (12.40%) HTML
3 24 (9.30%) CSS
4 21 (8.14%) REST
5 20 (7.75%) jQuery
5 20 (7.75%) RESTful
6 19 (7.36%) Spring
7 18 (6.98%) .NET
7 18 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (5.04%) J2EE
9 12 (4.65%) Ajax
9 12 (4.65%) HTML5
10 11 (4.26%) JSON
11 10 (3.88%) LAMP
12 9 (3.49%) AngularJS
12 9 (3.49%) CSS3
12 9 (3.49%) Hibernate
13 8 (3.10%) XML
14 7 (2.71%) ActiveMQ
14 7 (2.71%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.98%) Public Cloud
2 14 (5.43%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.71%) Clustering
4 6 (2.33%) Fintech
5 5 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.94%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.55%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.55%) User Experience
7 3 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.16%) CESG
7 3 (1.16%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.16%) Life Science
8 2 (0.78%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) Social Network
8 2 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 135 (52.33%) Linux
2 48 (18.60%) Windows
3 42 (16.28%) Unix
4 20 (7.75%) Windows Server
5 16 (6.20%) Ubuntu
6 14 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.49%) CentOS
8 6 (2.33%) CoreOS
9 5 (1.94%) Android
9 5 (1.94%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.94%) Debian
9 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.16%) AIX
11 3 (1.16%) Solaris
11 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.78%) Fedora
12 2 (0.78%) SUSE
13 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (41.09%) DevOps
3 87 (33.72%) TDD
4 76 (29.46%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (21.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 43 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 40 (15.50%) BDD
8 38 (14.73%) Scrum
9 34 (13.18%) E-Commerce
9 34 (13.18%) Pair Programming
10 32 (12.40%) Migration
11 24 (9.30%) Kanban
12 21 (8.14%) Open Source
13 19 (7.36%) Software Engineering
14 14 (5.43%) Automated Testing
14 14 (5.43%) ITIL
14 14 (5.43%) Mentoring
15 13 (5.04%) High Availability
16 12 (4.65%) Security Hardening
17 11 (4.26%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 114 (44.19%) Java
2 79 (30.62%) Python
3 67 (25.97%) Ruby
4 53 (20.54%) Bash Shell
5 40 (15.50%) SQL
6 36 (13.95%) Perl
7 32 (12.40%) JavaScript
8 28 (10.85%) PowerShell
9 20 (7.75%) PHP
10 19 (7.36%) Go
11 17 (6.59%) C#
12 15 (5.81%) Scala
13 9 (3.49%) Clojure
13 9 (3.49%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.71%) Groovy
14 7 (2.71%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.94%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.55%) Jython
17 3 (1.16%) C++
18 2 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.16%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.39%) CISA
5 1 (0.39%) CISSP
5 1 (0.39%) CLAS
5 1 (0.39%) Degree
5 1 (0.39%) MCSE
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.39%) RHCA
5 1 (0.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.71%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.39%) BS7799
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (15.12%) Docker
2 21 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.36%) vSphere
4 5 (1.94%) etcd
4 5 (1.94%) flannel
5 4 (1.55%) Ceph
5 4 (1.55%) GlusterFS
5 4 (1.55%) KVM
5 4 (1.55%) NFS
5 4 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.55%) vCloud
5 4 (1.55%) Xen
5 4 (1.55%) XenServer
6 3 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.16%) XenApp
7 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.78%) Postfix
7 2 (0.78%) Varnish
7 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 71 (27.52%) Puppet
2 58 (22.48%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (20.16%) Ansible
4 17 (6.59%) Kubernetes
5 11 (4.26%) Nagios
6 8 (3.10%) Mesos
7 7 (2.71%) logstash
7 7 (2.71%) Salt
8 6 (2.33%) BladeLogic
9 5 (1.94%) Graphite
9 5 (1.94%) HAProxy
9 5 (1.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (1.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (1.94%) Terraform
10 4 (1.55%) Packer
11 3 (1.16%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.16%) Kibana
11 3 (1.16%) Pingdom
11 3 (1.16%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (13.57%) VMware
2 25 (9.69%) Oracle
3 20 (7.75%) Rackspace
4 17 (6.59%) Red Hat
5 16 (6.20%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.65%) Google
7 11 (4.26%) Cisco
8 9 (3.49%) Citrix
9 8 (3.10%) Splunk
9 8 (3.10%) TOWER Software
10 5 (1.94%) Dell
10 5 (1.94%) HP
10 5 (1.94%) hybris
10 5 (1.94%) IBM
10 5 (1.94%) NetApp
11 4 (1.55%) Sybase
12 3 (1.16%) Juniper
12 3 (1.16%) Reuters
12 3 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.16%) SAP
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