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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 95 135 179
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +44
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 117 65 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.05% 1.13% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.14% 31.25% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 42 28
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£500 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £350 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £115.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-66.08% +248.48%
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
353 208 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.19% 3.63% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 154 121
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £293
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +32.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £34.00 £20.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.85% +26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £20.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £20.50 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -53.03%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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 89 (45.18%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (43.15%) Java
3 80 (40.61%) DevOps
4 75 (38.07%) Web Services
5 74 (37.56%) Linux
6 62 (31.47%) Python
7 55 (27.92%) Ruby
7 55 (27.92%) Puppet
8 54 (27.41%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (26.90%) Opscode Chef
10 50 (25.38%) TDD
11 48 (24.37%) JavaScript
11 48 (24.37%) Jenkins
12 46 (23.35%) Microsoft Azure
13 40 (20.30%) Git (software)
14 35 (17.77%) VMware
15 34 (17.26%) Configuration Management
16 33 (16.75%) MySQL
17 32 (16.24%) HTML
17 32 (16.24%) Windows
18 31 (15.74%) Spring
19 30 (15.23%) Scala
19 30 (15.23%) Ansible
20 29 (14.72%) SQL
20 29 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (14.21%) Scrum
22 27 (13.71%) BDD
23 26 (13.20%) CSS
23 26 (13.20%) Tomcat
24 25 (12.69%) Amazon EC2

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 26 (13.20%) Tomcat
2 24 (12.18%) Apache
3 16 (8.12%) IIS
3 16 (8.12%) Node.js
4 15 (7.61%) OpenStack
5 10 (5.08%) nginx
6 7 (3.55%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.05%) JBoss
7 6 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.54%) Apache Spark
8 5 (2.54%) Jetty
8 5 (2.54%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.52%) Drupal
9 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.52%) SAS
10 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.02%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.02%) WordPress
10 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.02%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.02%) MS Office
2 2 (1.02%) HipChat
3 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.51%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 46 (23.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (12.69%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (5.58%) Amazon S3
3 11 (5.58%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (4.57%) PaaS
5 8 (4.06%) Google Apps
5 8 (4.06%) Amazon ELB
5 8 (4.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (2.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (2.54%) GitHub
7 3 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (1.52%) SaaS
7 3 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.02%) Heroku
8 2 (1.02%) Office 365
8 2 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.51%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.51%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.12%) HTTP
1 16 (8.12%) TCP/IP
2 14 (7.11%) Firewall
3 10 (5.08%) Internet
4 9 (4.57%) SSL
5 8 (4.06%) DNS
6 5 (2.54%) SAN
7 4 (2.03%) VPN
7 4 (2.03%) DHCP
8 3 (1.52%) WAN
8 3 (1.52%) VLAN
9 2 (1.02%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.02%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.02%) NAS
9 2 (1.02%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.02%) LAN
10 1 (0.51%) SMTP
10 1 (0.51%) SNMP
10 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.75%) MySQL
2 23 (11.68%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (10.66%) MongoDB
4 20 (10.15%) SQL Server
5 18 (9.14%) NoSQL
6 15 (7.61%) Big Data
7 13 (6.60%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (6.09%) Hadoop
9 9 (4.57%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.55%) Redis
10 7 (3.55%) DB2
10 7 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.03%) HBase
13 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
14 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 2 (1.02%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 48 (24.37%) Jenkins
2 40 (20.30%) Git (software)
3 23 (11.68%) JIRA
4 22 (11.17%) Subversion
5 17 (8.63%) Jasmine
6 15 (7.61%) Maven
7 11 (5.58%) Mercurial
8 10 (5.08%) Cucumber
8 10 (5.08%) TeamCity
9 8 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (4.06%) gulp
10 7 (3.55%) Grunt
11 6 (3.05%) Bower
11 6 (3.05%) webpack
11 6 (3.05%) QUnit
11 6 (3.05%) Hudson
11 6 (3.05%) Mocha
12 5 (2.54%) Gradle
12 5 (2.54%) Selenium
13 4 (2.03%) JMeter
General
1 15 (7.61%) Finance
2 5 (2.54%) Publishing
3 4 (2.03%) Retail
4 3 (1.52%) Automotive
4 3 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.02%) Games
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (30.96%) Developer
2 48 (24.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (12.69%) Architect
4 16 (8.12%) Java Developer
5 15 (7.61%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (6.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 9 (4.57%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.06%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (3.55%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.55%) Consultant
9 7 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.05%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.54%) Technical Manager
11 5 (2.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 4 (2.03%) Hadoop Developer
12 4 (2.03%) Development Engineer
12 4 (2.03%) Applications Engineer
12 4 (2.03%) Linux Administrator
12 4 (2.03%) Analyst
12 4 (2.03%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (38.07%) Web Services
2 32 (16.24%) HTML
3 31 (15.74%) Spring
4 26 (13.20%) CSS
5 21 (10.66%) jQuery
6 20 (10.15%) Hibernate
7 19 (9.64%) AngularJS
8 18 (9.14%) .NET
8 18 (9.14%) J2EE
8 18 (9.14%) XML
9 17 (8.63%) Play Framework
10 15 (7.61%) RESTful
11 14 (7.11%) HTML5
11 14 (7.11%) Ajax
12 13 (6.60%) JSON
13 12 (6.09%) Spring MVC
13 12 (6.09%) LAMP
14 11 (5.58%) Ruby on Rails
15 9 (4.57%) REST
15 9 (4.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.14%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.58%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.08%) User Experience
5 8 (4.06%) Social Media
6 6 (3.05%) Digital Media
6 6 (3.05%) New Media
7 5 (2.54%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.54%) Clustering
8 4 (2.03%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.52%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.52%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.52%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.52%) PKI
9 3 (1.52%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.02%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 74 (37.56%) Linux
2 32 (16.24%) Windows
3 21 (10.66%) UNIX
4 12 (6.09%) Android
4 12 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (6.09%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.57%) CentOS
6 7 (3.55%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.02%) Debian
8 2 (1.02%) Solaris
8 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (45.18%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (40.61%) DevOps
3 54 (27.41%) Continuous Integration
4 50 (25.38%) TDD
5 34 (17.26%) Configuration Management
6 28 (14.21%) Scrum
7 27 (13.71%) BDD
8 21 (10.66%) Open Source
9 20 (10.15%) MVC
9 20 (10.15%) Continuous Delivery
10 17 (8.63%) Release Management
11 16 (8.12%) E-Commerce
12 15 (7.61%) SDLC
13 14 (7.11%) Analytics
14 13 (6.60%) Mobile Application Development
14 13 (6.60%) Pair Programming
15 12 (6.09%) SOA
15 12 (6.09%) ITIL
15 12 (6.09%) OO
15 12 (6.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (43.15%) Java
2 62 (31.47%) Python
3 55 (27.92%) Ruby
4 48 (24.37%) JavaScript
5 30 (15.23%) Scala
6 29 (14.72%) SQL
7 20 (10.15%) C#
8 18 (9.14%) PHP
9 17 (8.63%) Perl
10 16 (8.12%) Bash Shell
11 13 (6.60%) PowerShell
12 9 (4.57%) Groovy
13 6 (3.05%) Go
14 3 (1.52%) C++
15 2 (1.02%) VBScript
15 2 (1.02%) R
16 1 (0.51%) C
16 1 (0.51%) PHP5
16 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.55%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (1.52%) MCP
3 2 (1.02%) CCNA
3 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.02%) CCEA
3 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) CCEE
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.51%) CISSP
4 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.51%) ISEB
4 1 (0.51%) MCSA
4 1 (0.51%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.55%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (8.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (8.63%) Docker
2 11 (5.58%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.06%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.06%) Varnish
4 5 (2.54%) vSphere
5 4 (2.03%) vCloud
6 3 (1.52%) OCFS2
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.52%) XenApp
6 3 (1.52%) GlusterFS
6 3 (1.52%) GFS2
7 2 (1.02%) XenServer
7 2 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.51%) Xen
8 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.51%) KVM
8 1 (0.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 55 (27.92%) Puppet
2 53 (26.90%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (15.23%) Ansible
4 15 (7.61%) Vagrant
5 11 (5.58%) Salt
6 8 (4.06%) Nagios
7 7 (3.55%) SCOM
8 6 (3.05%) Graphite
9 5 (2.54%) Mesos
9 5 (2.54%) logstash
9 5 (2.54%) StatsD
10 4 (2.03%) HAProxy
10 4 (2.03%) SCOrch
10 4 (2.03%) ZABBIX
10 4 (2.03%) Kibana
11 3 (1.52%) SELinux
12 2 (1.02%) CA LISA
12 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (1.02%) Cobbler
12 2 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (17.77%) VMware
2 18 (9.14%) Oracle
2 18 (9.14%) Red Hat
3 12 (6.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.09%) Google
4 11 (5.58%) Akamai
4 11 (5.58%) Splunk
5 8 (4.06%) IBM
5 8 (4.06%) Rackspace
6 5 (2.54%) HP
6 5 (2.54%) NetApp
6 5 (2.54%) Citrix
6 5 (2.54%) Perforce
7 4 (2.03%) Remedy
7 4 (2.03%) EMC
7 4 (2.03%) Cisco
8 3 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.52%) New Relic
8 3 (1.52%) WorldPay
9 2 (1.02%) AppDynamics
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