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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 35 79 122
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +43
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 179 82 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.63% 2.36% 1.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.87% 37.27% 31.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 75 65
Median daily rate £525 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £361 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.35 -
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -
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
408 220 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.84% 6.34% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 186 210
Median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £19.92 £23.66 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.80% +21.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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.

1 233 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (54.77%) DevOps
3 175 (43.97%) Java
4 174 (43.72%) Python
5 144 (36.18%) TDD
6 128 (32.16%) Continuous Integration
7 116 (29.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 116 (29.15%) Web Services
8 115 (28.89%) Linux
9 110 (27.64%) Puppet
10 102 (25.63%) High Availability
11 98 (24.62%) BDD
12 96 (24.12%) JavaScript
13 94 (23.62%) Jenkins
14 91 (22.86%) Ansible
15 76 (19.10%) Finance
16 75 (18.84%) Scrum
17 74 (18.59%) Opscode Chef
17 74 (18.59%) Public Cloud
18 72 (18.09%) AngularJS
18 72 (18.09%) Pair Programming
19 71 (17.84%) Microservices
20 70 (17.59%) Docker
21 67 (16.83%) Git (software)
22 66 (16.58%) HTML
23 64 (16.08%) CSS
23 64 (16.08%) Ruby
24 58 (14.57%) E-Commerce
25 56 (14.07%) AWS CloudFormation
25 56 (14.07%) Configuration Management

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 37 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (5.78%) Apache Spark
3 20 (5.03%) Apache
4 15 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 14 (3.52%) JBoss
6 12 (3.02%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (2.01%) CMS
7 8 (2.01%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.76%) Confluence
8 7 (1.76%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.26%) IIS
9 5 (1.26%) nginx
10 4 (1.01%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.75%) Mule
12 2 (0.50%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.50%) WildFly
13 1 (0.25%) ejabberd
Applications
1 7 (1.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.50%) HipChat
3 1 (0.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 116 (29.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (14.07%) AWS CloudFormation
3 36 (9.05%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (6.03%) GitHub
5 20 (5.03%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (4.77%) IaaS
7 12 (3.02%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (3.02%) PaaS
8 10 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (2.01%) Amazon S3
9 8 (2.01%) SaaS
10 5 (1.26%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.75%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 43 (10.80%) HTTP
2 32 (8.04%) RTSP
3 30 (7.54%) MQTT
4 23 (5.78%) DNS
5 22 (5.53%) Firewall
6 19 (4.77%) VPN
7 14 (3.52%) TCP/IP
8 13 (3.27%) WAN
9 11 (2.76%) Internet
10 9 (2.26%) LAN
11 7 (1.76%) Network Security
12 5 (1.26%) DMARC
12 5 (1.26%) FTP
12 5 (1.26%) MPLS
12 5 (1.26%) SSH
12 5 (1.26%) Wireless
13 4 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (1.01%) DHCP
13 4 (1.01%) SMTP
13 4 (1.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 46 (11.56%) MongoDB
3 39 (9.80%) Big Data
4 38 (9.55%) MySQL
5 37 (9.30%) Hadoop
6 32 (8.04%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (6.53%) NoSQL
8 22 (5.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (4.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 15 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (3.27%) Apache Hive
11 13 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.01%) Relational Database
13 7 (1.76%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (1.76%) Redis
14 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database
15 4 (1.01%) BigQuery
15 4 (1.01%) BigTable
15 4 (1.01%) HBase
15 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 94 (23.62%) Jenkins
2 67 (16.83%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.03%) JIRA
4 23 (5.78%) TeamCity
5 18 (4.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (4.27%) Gradle
6 17 (4.27%) Vagrant
7 16 (4.02%) IntelliJ
8 12 (3.02%) Subversion
9 11 (2.76%) Hudson
10 9 (2.26%) Maven
11 8 (2.01%) JUnit
11 8 (2.01%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (1.26%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.26%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.26%) SonarQube
13 4 (1.01%) GitLab
13 4 (1.01%) GoCD
13 4 (1.01%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.75%) JBehave
General
1 76 (19.10%) Finance
2 18 (4.52%) Financial Institution
3 16 (4.02%) Marketing
3 16 (4.02%) Retail
4 14 (3.52%) Banking
5 8 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.26%) Games
6 5 (1.26%) Legal
7 3 (0.75%) Advertising
7 3 (0.75%) Back Office
7 3 (0.75%) Law
8 2 (0.50%) Electronics
8 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 178 (44.72%) Developer
2 102 (25.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 90 (22.61%) Java Developer
4 75 (18.84%) Senior Developer
5 59 (14.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 58 (14.57%) AWS DevOps
6 58 (14.57%) AWS Engineer
7 40 (10.05%) AWS Developer
8 38 (9.55%) Architect
9 22 (5.53%) .NET Developer
10 21 (5.28%) Cloud Developer
11 19 (4.77%) C# Developer
11 19 (4.77%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (4.52%) Full Stack Developer
13 16 (4.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 14 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
15 13 (3.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 12 (3.02%) Agile Developer
16 12 (3.02%) Cloud Architect
16 12 (3.02%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (29.15%) Web Services
2 72 (18.09%) AngularJS
3 66 (16.58%) HTML
4 64 (16.08%) CSS
5 55 (13.82%) Node.js
6 53 (13.32%) .NET
7 45 (11.31%) Kafka
8 44 (11.06%) JSON
9 35 (8.79%) Spring
10 33 (8.29%) Protocol Buffers
11 32 (8.04%) ASP.NET
12 29 (7.29%) jQuery
12 29 (7.29%) RabbitMQ
12 29 (7.29%) REST
13 28 (7.04%) HTML5
14 27 (6.78%) React
15 23 (5.78%) Play Framework
16 17 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (3.77%) RESTful
18 13 (3.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 74 (18.59%) Public Cloud
2 30 (7.54%) Video on Demand
3 21 (5.28%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (4.02%) Streaming Video
6 11 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.51%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.76%) User Experience
9 6 (1.51%) Equities
9 6 (1.51%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.51%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.26%) Clustering
11 4 (1.01%) Fintech
11 4 (1.01%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.75%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.50%) Life Science
13 2 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 115 (28.89%) Linux
2 28 (7.04%) Unix
3 26 (6.53%) Windows
4 21 (5.28%) Apple iOS
5 19 (4.77%) Android
5 19 (4.77%) Ubuntu
6 17 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (4.02%) CentOS
8 9 (2.26%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.01%) Solaris
10 2 (0.50%) AIX
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (54.77%) DevOps
3 144 (36.18%) TDD
4 128 (32.16%) Continuous Integration
5 102 (25.63%) High Availability
6 98 (24.62%) BDD
7 75 (18.84%) Scrum
8 72 (18.09%) Pair Programming
9 71 (17.84%) Microservices
10 58 (14.57%) E-Commerce
11 56 (14.07%) Configuration Management
12 47 (11.81%) Migration
13 39 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
13 39 (9.80%) Continuous Deployment
13 39 (9.80%) Kanban
14 37 (9.30%) MVC
15 32 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
16 31 (7.79%) Data Migration
17 27 (6.78%) Open Source
18 26 (6.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 175 (43.97%) Java
2 174 (43.72%) Python
3 96 (24.12%) JavaScript
4 64 (16.08%) Ruby
5 53 (13.32%) Scala
6 48 (12.06%) C#
7 40 (10.05%) SQL
8 37 (9.30%) Bash Shell
8 37 (9.30%) C
9 32 (8.04%) Perl
10 29 (7.29%) PHP
11 21 (5.28%) Clojure
12 17 (4.27%) Go
13 16 (4.02%) PowerShell
13 16 (4.02%) Shell Script
14 12 (3.02%) Groovy
15 11 (2.76%) R
16 10 (2.51%) C++
17 8 (2.01%) Jython
18 6 (1.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.53%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.27%) Degree
4 7 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.51%) CCNP
6 4 (1.01%) CCNA
6 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.01%) RHCE
7 3 (0.75%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.50%) MCP
8 2 (0.50%) MCSA
8 2 (0.50%) MCSD
8 2 (0.50%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.25%) CCSA
9 1 (0.25%) CCSE
9 1 (0.25%) CISSP
9 1 (0.25%) GIAC
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.78%) QA
2 19 (4.77%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.25%) COBIT
5 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 70 (17.59%) Docker
2 18 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.76%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.76%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.26%) HDFS
6 4 (1.01%) vCloud
6 4 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.50%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.50%) KVM
7 2 (0.50%) NFS
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.50%) Postfix
7 2 (0.50%) Squid
7 2 (0.50%) vSphere
7 2 (0.50%) Xen
8 1 (0.25%) Firmware
8 1 (0.25%) Gluster
8 1 (0.25%) Varnish
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 110 (27.64%) Puppet
2 91 (22.86%) Ansible
3 74 (18.59%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (7.79%) Terraform
5 27 (6.78%) Kubernetes
6 8 (2.01%) Salt
7 5 (1.26%) Kibana
7 5 (1.26%) logstash
7 5 (1.26%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.01%) HAProxy
8 4 (1.01%) Nagios
8 4 (1.01%) Packer
9 3 (0.75%) Rancher
10 2 (0.50%) Grafana
10 2 (0.50%) Mesos
10 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.50%) Oozie
10 2 (0.50%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.50%) SCCM
11 1 (0.25%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 41 (10.30%) VMware
2 23 (5.78%) Oracle
3 22 (5.53%) Google
4 18 (4.52%) New Relic
5 17 (4.27%) Microsoft
5 17 (4.27%) Red Hat
5 17 (4.27%) Splunk
6 12 (3.02%) Cisco
7 10 (2.51%) Rackspace
8 7 (1.76%) Teradata
9 6 (1.51%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.51%) Tableau
10 5 (1.26%) Citrix
10 5 (1.26%) IBM
10 5 (1.26%) MuleSoft
11 4 (1.01%) Adobe
11 4 (1.01%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.01%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.01%) Sonatype
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