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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
London / City of London
Rank 28 65 117
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +52
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 176 96 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.95% 3.04% 1.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.82% 40.17% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 92 55
Median daily rate £505 £481 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £30.00

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
411 239 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.90% 7.58% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 193 212
Median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.16 £29.64 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.36% +66.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017, 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.

1 189 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (51.52%) DevOps
3 150 (41.32%) Java
4 142 (39.12%) Python
5 107 (29.48%) TDD
6 106 (29.20%) Linux
7 105 (28.93%) Continuous Integration
8 93 (25.62%) Web Services
9 90 (24.79%) Microsoft Azure
10 84 (23.14%) Puppet
11 83 (22.87%) High Availability
12 81 (22.31%) Jenkins
13 80 (22.04%) Docker
14 76 (20.94%) Ansible
15 71 (19.56%) JavaScript
16 70 (19.28%) BDD
17 68 (18.73%) Finance
18 66 (18.18%) Scrum
19 65 (17.91%) Pair Programming
20 64 (17.63%) Microservices
21 61 (16.80%) Git (software)
22 52 (14.33%) AWS CloudFormation
23 50 (13.77%) E-Commerce
24 49 (13.50%) HTML
24 49 (13.50%) HTTP
24 49 (13.50%) Public Cloud
24 49 (13.50%) AngularJS
25 47 (12.95%) Kafka
26 45 (12.40%) CSS
27 41 (11.29%) Ruby

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 24 (6.61%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (6.34%) Apache Spark
3 12 (3.31%) Apache
4 10 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (2.20%) CMS
5 8 (2.20%) IIS
5 8 (2.20%) nginx
5 8 (2.20%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.93%) Confluence
6 7 (1.93%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.65%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.10%) JBoss
8 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.83%) Mule
10 2 (0.55%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.55%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.28%) IPython
11 1 (0.28%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.28%) Predix
Applications
1 5 (1.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) HipChat
3 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 90 (24.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (14.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 30 (8.26%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (5.23%) IaaS
4 19 (5.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 16 (4.41%) GitHub
5 16 (4.41%) PaaS
6 15 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (3.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (3.31%) Amazon EMR
8 12 (3.31%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.65%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (1.65%) Office 365
10 5 (1.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.38%) SaaS
11 4 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (1.10%) Route 53
12 3 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 49 (13.50%) HTTP
2 35 (9.64%) RTSP
3 28 (7.71%) MQTT
4 21 (5.79%) Firewall
5 20 (5.51%) DNS
6 12 (3.31%) VPN
7 10 (2.75%) Internet
8 7 (1.93%) RTP
8 7 (1.93%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.38%) DHCP
9 5 (1.38%) DMARC
9 5 (1.38%) WAN
10 4 (1.10%) Network Security
10 4 (1.10%) OSPF
10 4 (1.10%) SAN
10 4 (1.10%) SSH
11 3 (0.83%) BGP
11 3 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.83%) IGMP
11 3 (0.83%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.92%) Big Data
2 36 (9.92%) MongoDB
2 36 (9.92%) NoSQL
3 35 (9.64%) Hadoop
4 31 (8.54%) MySQL
5 23 (6.34%) Apache Hive
6 20 (5.51%) Amazon RDS
6 20 (5.51%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (2.48%) Amazon Redshift
8 9 (2.48%) Redis
9 7 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.65%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.38%) BigQuery
11 5 (1.38%) HBase
12 3 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.83%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 81 (22.31%) Jenkins
2 61 (16.80%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.51%) JIRA
4 15 (4.13%) TeamCity
5 11 (3.03%) IntelliJ
5 11 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (2.20%) Maven
6 8 (2.20%) Vagrant
7 7 (1.93%) Grunt
8 6 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.65%) Gradle
8 6 (1.65%) gulp
8 6 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.38%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.10%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.10%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.10%) JUnit
10 4 (1.10%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.10%) Selenium
10 4 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 68 (18.73%) Finance
2 18 (4.96%) Banking
3 15 (4.13%) Financial Institution
4 10 (2.75%) Marketing
5 9 (2.48%) Retail
6 6 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.38%) Advertising
8 3 (0.83%) Electronics
8 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.55%) Back Office
9 2 (0.55%) Games
9 2 (0.55%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (36.09%) Developer
2 84 (23.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 77 (21.21%) Java Developer
4 50 (13.77%) AWS DevOps
4 50 (13.77%) Senior Developer
5 48 (13.22%) AWS Engineer
6 42 (11.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 41 (11.29%) Architect
8 21 (5.79%) AWS Architect
8 21 (5.79%) AWS Developer
9 19 (5.23%) Full Stack Developer
10 16 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
11 14 (3.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 13 (3.58%) Agile Developer
12 13 (3.58%) Agile Java Developer
12 13 (3.58%) Linux Engineer
13 12 (3.31%) Azure Engineer
14 11 (3.03%) Consultant
14 11 (3.03%) Senior Agile Developer
14 11 (3.03%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (25.62%) Web Services
2 49 (13.50%) AngularJS
2 49 (13.50%) HTML
3 47 (12.95%) Kafka
4 45 (12.40%) CSS
5 37 (10.19%) JSON
6 36 (9.92%) .NET
7 31 (8.54%) Protocol Buffers
8 30 (8.26%) Node.js
9 29 (7.99%) Spring
10 24 (6.61%) jQuery
10 24 (6.61%) React
10 24 (6.61%) RESTful
11 23 (6.34%) HTML5
12 20 (5.51%) REST
13 18 (4.96%) ASP.NET
14 17 (4.68%) Dropwizard
15 15 (4.13%) Play Framework
16 14 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (3.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.50%) Public Cloud
2 28 (7.71%) Video on Demand
3 21 (5.79%) Streaming Video
4 12 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.31%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.20%) User Experience
6 7 (1.93%) Fintech
6 7 (1.93%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.93%) MPEG
7 6 (1.65%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.65%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.10%) PKI
9 3 (0.83%) Replication
10 2 (0.55%) Clustering
10 2 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.55%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.55%) Social Network
11 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 106 (29.20%) Linux
2 34 (9.37%) Windows
3 25 (6.89%) Unix
4 17 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (4.13%) CentOS
6 13 (3.58%) Windows Server
7 11 (3.03%) Android
8 9 (2.48%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.65%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.38%) Solaris
11 3 (0.83%) AIX
12 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.28%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (51.52%) DevOps
3 107 (29.48%) TDD
4 105 (28.93%) Continuous Integration
5 83 (22.87%) High Availability
6 70 (19.28%) BDD
7 66 (18.18%) Scrum
8 65 (17.91%) Pair Programming
9 64 (17.63%) Microservices
10 50 (13.77%) E-Commerce
11 39 (10.74%) Configuration Management
12 36 (9.92%) Migration
13 35 (9.64%) MVC
14 32 (8.82%) Kanban
15 31 (8.54%) Continuous Deployment
16 27 (7.44%) Continuous Delivery
17 26 (7.16%) Open Source
18 25 (6.89%) Software Engineering
19 24 (6.61%) Automated Testing
20 23 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 150 (41.32%) Java
2 142 (39.12%) Python
3 71 (19.56%) JavaScript
4 41 (11.29%) Ruby
5 40 (11.02%) Scala
6 35 (9.64%) C
7 34 (9.37%) Bash Shell
7 34 (9.37%) SQL
8 28 (7.71%) C#
9 24 (6.61%) Perl
10 21 (5.79%) PHP
11 19 (5.23%) PowerShell
12 16 (4.41%) Go
13 13 (3.58%) Groovy
14 9 (2.48%) R
15 8 (2.20%) Clojure
16 6 (1.65%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.38%) ES6
18 4 (1.10%) C++
19 3 (0.83%) Jython
Qualifications
1 19 (5.23%) Security Cleared
2 18 (4.96%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.03%) Degree
4 8 (2.20%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.83%) CCNP
6 3 (0.83%) RHCE
7 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.55%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.55%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.28%) CCNA
8 1 (0.28%) CEH
8 1 (0.28%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.28%) CISMP
8 1 (0.28%) CISSP
8 1 (0.28%) CITP
8 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) MCP
8 1 (0.28%) MCSA
8 1 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.51%) QA
2 15 (4.13%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (22.04%) Docker
2 12 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.10%) vCloud
5 3 (0.83%) HDFS
5 3 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.55%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.55%) vSphere
7 1 (0.28%) Ceph
7 1 (0.28%) Gluster
7 1 (0.28%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.28%) iptables
7 1 (0.28%) NFS
7 1 (0.28%) Postfix
7 1 (0.28%) SRDF
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 84 (23.14%) Puppet
2 76 (20.94%) Ansible
3 40 (11.02%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (8.26%) Terraform
5 20 (5.51%) Kubernetes
6 7 (1.93%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (1.65%) Mesos
8 5 (1.38%) HAProxy
8 5 (1.38%) Salt
9 4 (1.10%) Kibana
9 4 (1.10%) logstash
9 4 (1.10%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.83%) SCOM
11 2 (0.55%) Dollar Universe
11 2 (0.55%) Grafana
11 2 (0.55%) Nagios
11 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.55%) Oozie
11 2 (0.55%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (9.37%) VMware
2 21 (5.79%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.51%) Red Hat
4 18 (4.96%) New Relic
5 15 (4.13%) Google
5 15 (4.13%) Oracle
6 11 (3.03%) Splunk
7 10 (2.75%) Cisco
8 7 (1.93%) Bloomberg
8 7 (1.93%) Brightcove
8 7 (1.93%) Citrix
9 6 (1.65%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.38%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.38%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.38%) SAP
10 5 (1.38%) Teradata
11 4 (1.10%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.10%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.10%) Hortonworks
11 4 (1.10%) IBM
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