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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 30 111 140
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +29
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 214 96 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.09% 1.81% 1.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.34% 29.36% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 75 44
Median daily rate £525 £475 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £377
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £189.50
% change year-on-year
-54.48% -79.41%
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
472 327 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.44% 6.17% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 255 167
Median daily rate £500 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £254 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.23 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +14.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

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 August 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 August 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.

1 205 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (48.00%) DevOps
3 157 (41.87%) Java
4 148 (39.47%) Linux
5 137 (36.53%) TDD
6 131 (34.93%) Python
7 123 (32.80%) Web Services
8 116 (30.93%) Continuous Integration
9 105 (28.00%) Puppet
10 93 (24.80%) Microsoft Azure
11 92 (24.53%) Ruby
12 90 (24.00%) Finance
13 89 (23.73%) Ansible
14 87 (23.20%) Opscode Chef
14 87 (23.20%) Jenkins
15 82 (21.87%) JavaScript
16 74 (19.73%) BDD
17 67 (17.87%) E-Commerce
18 66 (17.60%) Scrum
19 63 (16.80%) HTML
20 62 (16.53%) Configuration Management
21 59 (15.73%) Docker
21 59 (15.73%) Continuous Delivery
22 56 (14.93%) Git (software)
23 54 (14.40%) CSS
24 53 (14.13%) Bash Shell
24 53 (14.13%) AngularJS
25 51 (13.60%) Public Cloud
26 50 (13.33%) Windows
27 49 (13.07%) High Availability

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 26 (6.93%) Elasticsearch
1 26 (6.93%) OpenStack
2 22 (5.87%) Apache
3 21 (5.60%) Tomcat
4 18 (4.80%) JBoss
5 17 (4.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (4.27%) Apache Spark
7 10 (2.67%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.13%) nginx
9 6 (1.60%) Confluence
9 6 (1.60%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.33%) IIS
11 3 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.53%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.53%) CMS
12 2 (0.53%) SAS
12 2 (0.53%) WildFly
12 2 (0.53%) WordPress
13 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.27%) ejabberd
Applications
1 3 (0.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) HipChat
3 1 (0.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 93 (24.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (9.87%) Amazon EC2
3 36 (9.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 22 (5.87%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (5.87%) GitHub
5 18 (4.80%) PaaS
6 13 (3.47%) Heroku
7 12 (3.20%) IaaS
8 11 (2.93%) Amazon S3
9 8 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (1.87%) OpenShift
10 7 (1.87%) SaaS
11 6 (1.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (1.60%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (1.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (1.07%) Route 53
13 4 (1.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.80%) DNS
2 30 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 24 (6.40%) Firewall
4 19 (5.07%) LAN
4 19 (5.07%) WAN
5 16 (4.27%) HTTP
6 14 (3.73%) VPN
7 10 (2.67%) Internet
7 10 (2.67%) LDAP
8 6 (1.60%) FTP
8 6 (1.60%) Network Security
8 6 (1.60%) SSL
9 5 (1.33%) Wireless
10 4 (1.07%) DHCP
10 4 (1.07%) ICMP
10 4 (1.07%) SAN
10 4 (1.07%) SSH
10 4 (1.07%) VoIP
11 3 (0.80%) MQTT
11 3 (0.80%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.73%) MongoDB
1 44 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.93%) Big Data
2 41 (10.93%) MySQL
3 36 (9.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 34 (9.07%) Hadoop
5 33 (8.80%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (8.00%) NoSQL
7 26 (6.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 20 (5.33%) Redis
9 18 (4.80%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (2.40%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.13%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.87%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.87%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.33%) SimpleDB
15 4 (1.07%) HBase
16 3 (0.80%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 87 (23.20%) Jenkins
2 56 (14.93%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.40%) TeamCity
4 17 (4.53%) Artifactory
5 16 (4.27%) Hudson
5 16 (4.27%) Subversion
5 16 (4.27%) Vagrant
6 15 (4.00%) Gradle
7 14 (3.73%) JIRA
7 14 (3.73%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (3.47%) Maven
9 12 (3.20%) Cucumber
9 12 (3.20%) IntelliJ
10 10 (2.67%) GitLab
11 7 (1.87%) JUnit
12 6 (1.60%) GoCD
12 6 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.33%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.33%) Capybara
General
1 90 (24.00%) Finance
2 18 (4.80%) Banking
3 17 (4.53%) Marketing
4 16 (4.27%) Retail
5 9 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.87%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.87%) Legal
7 6 (1.60%) Games
8 5 (1.33%) Law
9 4 (1.07%) Electronics
9 4 (1.07%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.07%) Publishing
10 2 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 157 (41.87%) Developer
2 106 (28.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 75 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 48 (12.80%) Senior Developer
5 39 (10.40%) Senior Java Developer
6 38 (10.13%) AWS Developer
7 36 (9.60%) AWS Engineer
8 34 (9.07%) Architect
9 31 (8.27%) AWS DevOps
10 26 (6.93%) Cloud Developer
11 19 (5.07%) Cloud Engineer
12 16 (4.27%) Linux Engineer
13 15 (4.00%) C# Developer
13 15 (4.00%) E-Commerce Developer
14 14 (3.73%) .NET Developer
15 13 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
16 12 (3.20%) Automation Engineer
16 12 (3.20%) Full Stack Developer
16 12 (3.20%) Java Engineer
17 11 (2.93%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (32.80%) Web Services
2 63 (16.80%) HTML
3 54 (14.40%) CSS
4 53 (14.13%) AngularJS
5 48 (12.80%) Node.js
6 43 (11.47%) .NET
7 39 (10.40%) RabbitMQ
8 30 (8.00%) REST
8 30 (8.00%) Spring
9 28 (7.47%) HTML5
10 26 (6.93%) ASP.NET
11 24 (6.40%) jQuery
12 18 (4.80%) Play Framework
12 18 (4.80%) React
13 17 (4.53%) CSS3
14 16 (4.27%) JSON
15 14 (3.73%) Kafka
16 13 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (3.20%) ActiveMQ
17 12 (3.20%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.60%) Public Cloud
2 24 (6.40%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.47%) Mathematics
4 12 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.93%) Clustering
6 10 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.60%) Equities
8 6 (1.60%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.60%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.33%) User Experience
10 4 (1.07%) Derivative
10 4 (1.07%) Life Science
11 3 (0.80%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.80%) CESG
11 3 (0.80%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.80%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.80%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 148 (39.47%) Linux
2 50 (13.33%) Windows
3 48 (12.80%) Unix
4 25 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 22 (5.87%) Apple iOS
6 20 (5.33%) Android
7 19 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (4.80%) Windows Server
9 15 (4.00%) CentOS
10 5 (1.33%) AIX
10 5 (1.33%) CoreOS
10 5 (1.33%) Debian
10 5 (1.33%) Solaris
11 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.53%) Fedora
12 2 (0.53%) SUSE
12 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (48.00%) DevOps
3 137 (36.53%) TDD
4 116 (30.93%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (19.73%) BDD
6 67 (17.87%) E-Commerce
7 66 (17.60%) Scrum
8 62 (16.53%) Configuration Management
9 59 (15.73%) Continuous Delivery
10 49 (13.07%) High Availability
11 44 (11.73%) Migration
12 40 (10.67%) Microservices
13 37 (9.87%) Open Source
14 36 (9.60%) Kanban
15 35 (9.33%) Pair Programming
16 26 (6.93%) MVC
16 26 (6.93%) Software Engineering
17 21 (5.60%) Mentoring
18 19 (5.07%) Android Development
19 18 (4.80%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 157 (41.87%) Java
2 131 (34.93%) Python
3 92 (24.53%) Ruby
4 82 (21.87%) JavaScript
5 53 (14.13%) Bash Shell
6 47 (12.53%) Perl
7 46 (12.27%) SQL
8 40 (10.67%) C#
9 39 (10.40%) Scala
10 31 (8.27%) PowerShell
11 29 (7.73%) PHP
12 26 (6.93%) Go
13 22 (5.87%) Clojure
14 17 (4.53%) Shell Script
15 13 (3.47%) Groovy
16 10 (2.67%) C++
16 10 (2.67%) Objective-C
17 9 (2.40%) Jython
18 7 (1.87%) C
18 7 (1.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (5.87%) Security Cleared
2 21 (5.60%) SC Cleared
3 11 (2.93%) Degree
4 3 (0.80%) CCNA
4 3 (0.80%) CCNP
4 3 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.53%) CISSP
5 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.53%) RHCE
5 2 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.27%) CISA
6 1 (0.27%) CLAS
6 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) GIAC
6 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.27%) MCP
6 1 (0.27%) MCSA
6 1 (0.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.33%) QA
2 6 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) BS7799
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 59 (15.73%) Docker
2 23 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.87%) Active Directory
4 17 (4.53%) vSphere
5 6 (1.60%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.33%) etcd
6 5 (1.33%) flannel
6 5 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.33%) Xen
7 4 (1.07%) Ceph
7 4 (1.07%) GlusterFS
7 4 (1.07%) HDFS
7 4 (1.07%) NFS
7 4 (1.07%) XenServer
8 3 (0.80%) KVM
8 3 (0.80%) Postfix
8 3 (0.80%) Squid
8 3 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 105 (28.00%) Puppet
2 89 (23.73%) Ansible
3 87 (23.20%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (7.73%) Kubernetes
5 21 (5.60%) Terraform
6 11 (2.93%) Nagios
7 10 (2.67%) logstash
7 10 (2.67%) Salt
8 6 (1.60%) HAProxy
8 6 (1.60%) Kibana
8 6 (1.60%) Mesos
8 6 (1.60%) Packer
9 5 (1.33%) BladeLogic
9 5 (1.33%) Consul
9 5 (1.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (1.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (1.07%) Graphite
10 4 (1.07%) rkt
10 4 (1.07%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (10.67%) VMware
2 34 (9.07%) Oracle
3 23 (6.13%) Google
4 21 (5.60%) Red Hat
5 17 (4.53%) Microsoft
5 17 (4.53%) Rackspace
6 16 (4.27%) Splunk
7 13 (3.47%) Cisco
8 11 (2.93%) New Relic
9 10 (2.67%) IBM
10 8 (2.13%) HP
10 8 (2.13%) TOWER Software
11 7 (1.87%) Citrix
11 7 (1.87%) Dell
12 6 (1.60%) Tableau
13 5 (1.33%) Bloomberg
13 5 (1.33%) Reuters
14 4 (1.07%) Atlassian
14 4 (1.07%) Hortonworks
14 4 (1.07%) SAP
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £495.50 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day Negotiable rate
Posted: 6 days ago