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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
London / City of London
Rank 29 74 114
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +40
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 177 78 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.00% 2.58% 1.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.81% 40.84% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 72 55
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £375 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
404 191 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.70% 6.31% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 149 205
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £29.64 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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.

1 208 (55.32%) DevOps
2 200 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (44.95%) Java
4 167 (44.41%) Python
5 124 (32.98%) Continuous Integration
6 114 (30.32%) TDD
6 114 (30.32%) Linux
7 108 (28.72%) Web Services
8 101 (26.86%) Puppet
9 96 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 91 (24.20%) High Availability
11 89 (23.67%) Ansible
12 88 (23.40%) Jenkins
13 78 (20.74%) Scrum
14 77 (20.48%) Pair Programming
15 76 (20.21%) Finance
15 76 (20.21%) Docker
16 75 (19.95%) JavaScript
17 74 (19.68%) BDD
18 73 (19.41%) Git (software)
19 64 (17.02%) HTML
20 63 (16.76%) Microservices
21 59 (15.69%) Public Cloud
22 58 (15.43%) AWS CloudFormation
23 55 (14.63%) CSS
24 54 (14.36%) HTTP
25 52 (13.83%) Opscode Chef
25 52 (13.83%) Configuration Management
26 51 (13.56%) Scala
27 49 (13.03%) AngularJS

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 (6.91%) Apache Spark
2 25 (6.65%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (5.05%) Apache
4 13 (3.46%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.66%) JBoss
6 9 (2.39%) Cloud Foundry
6 9 (2.39%) CMS
7 7 (1.86%) IIS
7 7 (1.86%) nginx
7 7 (1.86%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.06%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.06%) Confluence
8 4 (1.06%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.80%) Mule
10 2 (0.53%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.53%) WildFly
11 1 (0.27%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.27%) ejabberd
Applications
1 6 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) HipChat
3 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 96 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (15.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 25 (6.65%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (5.59%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (5.32%) GitHub
6 19 (5.05%) IaaS
7 14 (3.72%) PaaS
8 12 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (3.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (2.39%) Amazon S3
10 8 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (1.33%) SaaS
12 4 (1.06%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.80%) Office 365
13 3 (0.80%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.80%) Route 53
14 2 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 54 (14.36%) HTTP
2 37 (9.84%) RTSP
3 30 (7.98%) MQTT
4 24 (6.38%) Firewall
5 23 (6.12%) DNS
6 14 (3.72%) VPN
7 11 (2.93%) Internet
7 11 (2.93%) TCP/IP
7 11 (2.93%) WAN
8 9 (2.39%) LAN
9 7 (1.86%) RTP
10 6 (1.60%) Network Security
11 5 (1.33%) DHCP
11 5 (1.33%) DMARC
11 5 (1.33%) SSH
11 5 (1.33%) SSL
12 4 (1.06%) MPLS
12 4 (1.06%) OSPF
12 4 (1.06%) SMTP
12 4 (1.06%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.70%) MongoDB
2 39 (10.37%) Big Data
3 37 (9.84%) MySQL
4 36 (9.57%) SQL Server
5 32 (8.51%) Hadoop
6 31 (8.24%) NoSQL
7 24 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (4.52%) Apache Hive
10 14 (3.72%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (2.66%) Redis
13 8 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (1.60%) HBase
14 6 (1.60%) Relational Database
15 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database
16 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
17 3 (0.80%) BigTable
17 3 (0.80%) Data Mining
17 3 (0.80%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 88 (23.40%) Jenkins
2 73 (19.41%) Git (software)
3 23 (6.12%) JIRA
4 18 (4.79%) IntelliJ
5 16 (4.26%) Gradle
6 14 (3.72%) TeamCity
7 12 (3.19%) Vagrant
8 10 (2.66%) Maven
8 10 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (2.39%) Subversion
10 6 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.60%) Hudson
11 5 (1.33%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.33%) SonarQube
11 5 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (1.06%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.06%) GitLab
12 4 (1.06%) JUnit
12 4 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 76 (20.21%) Finance
2 18 (4.79%) Financial Institution
3 16 (4.26%) Banking
4 13 (3.46%) Marketing
5 12 (3.19%) Retail
6 8 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.33%) Advertising
8 3 (0.80%) Electronics
8 3 (0.80%) Games
8 3 (0.80%) Law
8 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.53%) Back Office
9 2 (0.53%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Billing
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 152 (40.43%) Developer
2 92 (24.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 86 (22.87%) Java Developer
4 62 (16.49%) Senior Developer
5 54 (14.36%) AWS DevOps
6 51 (13.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 48 (12.77%) AWS Engineer
8 41 (10.90%) Architect
9 21 (5.59%) AWS Architect
9 21 (5.59%) AWS Developer
10 19 (5.05%) Full Stack Developer
11 18 (4.79%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (4.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 14 (3.72%) Cloud Engineer
14 13 (3.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 12 (3.19%) Agile Developer
15 12 (3.19%) Agile Java Developer
15 12 (3.19%) Senior Agile Developer
15 12 (3.19%) Senior Agile Java Developer
16 11 (2.93%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (28.72%) Web Services
2 64 (17.02%) HTML
3 55 (14.63%) CSS
4 49 (13.03%) AngularJS
5 47 (12.50%) Kafka
6 43 (11.44%) Node.js
7 41 (10.90%) JSON
8 37 (9.84%) Spring
9 33 (8.78%) Protocol Buffers
10 30 (7.98%) .NET
10 30 (7.98%) jQuery
11 29 (7.71%) HTML5
11 29 (7.71%) REST
12 26 (6.91%) React
13 25 (6.65%) RESTful
14 23 (6.12%) Play Framework
15 19 (5.05%) Dropwizard
16 15 (3.99%) Ajax
16 15 (3.99%) RabbitMQ
17 14 (3.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (15.69%) Public Cloud
2 30 (7.98%) Video on Demand
3 21 (5.59%) Streaming Video
4 18 (4.79%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.86%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.86%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.86%) MPEG
6 7 (1.86%) User Experience
7 6 (1.60%) Clustering
7 6 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.33%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.33%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.33%) Fintech
8 5 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.80%) Equities
9 3 (0.80%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.80%) PKI
9 3 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 114 (30.32%) Linux
2 35 (9.31%) Windows
3 30 (7.98%) Unix
4 18 (4.79%) CentOS
4 18 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (3.72%) Android
5 14 (3.72%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.19%) Windows Server
7 10 (2.66%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.60%) Solaris
9 2 (0.53%) AIX
9 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.27%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (55.32%) DevOps
2 200 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (32.98%) Continuous Integration
4 114 (30.32%) TDD
5 91 (24.20%) High Availability
6 78 (20.74%) Scrum
7 77 (20.48%) Pair Programming
8 74 (19.68%) BDD
9 63 (16.76%) Microservices
10 52 (13.83%) Configuration Management
11 42 (11.17%) Kanban
11 42 (11.17%) Migration
12 38 (10.11%) Continuous Deployment
13 36 (9.57%) E-Commerce
14 34 (9.04%) Continuous Delivery
15 32 (8.51%) Automated Testing
16 30 (7.98%) Disaster Recovery
17 29 (7.71%) MVC
18 28 (7.45%) Software Engineering
19 27 (7.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 169 (44.95%) Java
2 167 (44.41%) Python
3 75 (19.95%) JavaScript
4 51 (13.56%) Scala
5 47 (12.50%) Ruby
6 38 (10.11%) Bash Shell
6 38 (10.11%) C
6 38 (10.11%) SQL
7 31 (8.24%) Perl
8 27 (7.18%) PHP
9 25 (6.65%) C#
10 23 (6.12%) PowerShell
11 19 (5.05%) Go
12 15 (3.99%) Shell Script
13 12 (3.19%) Clojure
13 12 (3.19%) Groovy
14 11 (2.93%) C++
14 11 (2.93%) R
15 6 (1.60%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 24 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.46%) Degree
4 5 (1.33%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.06%) CCNP
6 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.80%) RHCE
7 2 (0.53%) CCNA
7 2 (0.53%) MCSD
7 2 (0.53%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.53%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.27%) CEH
8 1 (0.27%) CISMP
8 1 (0.27%) CISSP
8 1 (0.27%) CITP
8 1 (0.27%) GIAC
8 1 (0.27%) MCP
8 1 (0.27%) MCSA
8 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.12%) QA
2 18 (4.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.27%) COBIT
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (20.21%) Docker
2 15 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.93%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.06%) HDFS
4 4 (1.06%) vCloud
5 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.80%) Xen
6 2 (0.53%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.53%) KVM
6 2 (0.53%) NFS
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.53%) vSphere
7 1 (0.27%) Ceph
7 1 (0.27%) Gluster
7 1 (0.27%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.27%) iptables
7 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 101 (26.86%) Puppet
2 89 (23.67%) Ansible
3 52 (13.83%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (7.98%) Terraform
5 28 (7.45%) Kubernetes
6 10 (2.66%) Salt
7 5 (1.33%) HAProxy
7 5 (1.33%) Kibana
7 5 (1.33%) logstash
8 4 (1.06%) Mesos
8 4 (1.06%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.80%) Grafana
9 3 (0.80%) SCOM
10 2 (0.53%) Consul
10 2 (0.53%) Marathon
10 2 (0.53%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.53%) Oozie
10 2 (0.53%) Rancher
10 2 (0.53%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (9.57%) VMware
2 23 (6.12%) Oracle
3 22 (5.85%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.85%) New Relic
4 20 (5.32%) Red Hat
5 17 (4.52%) Google
6 14 (3.72%) Cisco
7 13 (3.46%) Splunk
8 7 (1.86%) Brightcove
8 7 (1.86%) Rackspace
9 6 (1.60%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.60%) Citrix
9 6 (1.60%) Teradata
10 4 (1.06%) Adobe
10 4 (1.06%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.06%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.06%) IBM
10 4 (1.06%) OpenText
10 4 (1.06%) RedDot
10 4 (1.06%) SAP
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