The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 66 96 75
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -21
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 35 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.20% 0.25% 0.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.43% 8.33% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 9
Median daily rate £400 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
115 48 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.23% 2.95% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 34 24
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £14.75 - £23.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +30.43%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon AWS across the East Midlands region.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +9 14 £600 - 3
Lincolnshire - 13 £375 - 1
Derbyshire - 5 £338 - 3
Northamptonshire -3 1 £475 +2.70% 1
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 54 (70.13%) DevOps
2 50 (64.94%) Linux
3 43 (55.84%) Puppet
4 34 (44.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (35.06%) Ansible
6 27 (35.06%) Java
7 23 (29.87%) Web Services
7 23 (29.87%) Ruby
8 22 (28.57%) Windows
9 21 (27.27%) Active Directory
10 20 (25.97%) Wireless
11 18 (23.38%) Mac OS X
11 18 (23.38%) LAN
11 18 (23.38%) WAN
11 18 (23.38%) VPN
11 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
12 17 (22.08%) SCCM
12 17 (22.08%) Google
12 17 (22.08%) Red Hat
12 17 (22.08%) Configuration Management
12 17 (22.08%) Office 365
12 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Intune
13 16 (20.78%) CISSP
14 15 (19.48%) MySQL
14 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (19.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (18.18%) Palo Alto
15 14 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
15 14 (18.18%) Mule

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 14 (18.18%) Mule
2 6 (7.79%) Apache
3 5 (6.49%) nginx
4 4 (5.19%) Confluence
4 4 (5.19%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (44.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (22.08%) Office 365
3 10 (12.99%) DigitalOcean
4 8 (10.39%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (10.39%) Amazon S3
4 8 (10.39%) IaaS
5 7 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (9.09%) Route 53
6 4 (5.19%) PaaS
7 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.30%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.30%) Heroku
8 1 (1.30%) SaaS
8 1 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.97%) Wireless
2 18 (23.38%) LAN
2 18 (23.38%) VPN
2 18 (23.38%) WAN
3 14 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (7.79%) Firewall
5 4 (5.19%) Network Security
5 4 (5.19%) SSL
6 1 (1.30%) DNS
6 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.30%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) MySQL
2 7 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.30%) HBase
4 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.49%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.49%) Maven
5 4 (5.19%) Ant
5 4 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (5.19%) CasperJS
5 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.19%) Jasmine
5 4 (5.19%) JIRA
5 4 (5.19%) JUnit
5 4 (5.19%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (5.19%) Mockito
5 4 (5.19%) Selenium
5 4 (5.19%) Subversion
5 4 (5.19%) webpack
6 2 (2.60%) Bower
6 2 (2.60%) gulp
6 2 (2.60%) Yeoman
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (32.47%) Architect
3 16 (20.78%) Developer
4 14 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (11.69%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Cloud Architect
6 8 (10.39%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (9.09%) Ruby Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.49%) AWS Architect
9 5 (6.49%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Security Architect
10 4 (5.19%) Senior Applications Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.87%) Web Services
2 9 (11.69%) HTML
3 6 (7.79%) .NET
3 6 (7.79%) CSS
3 6 (7.79%) CSS3
3 6 (7.79%) HTML5
3 6 (7.79%) J2EE
4 4 (5.19%) Browserify
4 4 (5.19%) Handlebars
4 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
4 4 (5.19%) JavaFX
4 4 (5.19%) JPA
4 4 (5.19%) JSON
4 4 (5.19%) Sass
4 4 (5.19%) Spring
5 3 (3.90%) Ajax
5 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.90%) DOM
5 3 (3.90%) RESTful
5 3 (3.90%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.90%) PKI
5 1 (1.30%) CESG
5 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) iPad
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 50 (64.94%) Linux
2 22 (28.57%) Windows
3 18 (23.38%) Mac OS X
4 15 (19.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (16.88%) CentOS
6 11 (14.29%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.60%) Unix
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.30%) Android
8 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.30%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (70.13%) DevOps
2 17 (22.08%) Configuration Management
3 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.58%) ITIL
5 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.09%) Microservices
6 7 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
7 6 (7.79%) Coaching
8 5 (6.49%) Build Automation
8 5 (6.49%) Front End Development
8 5 (6.49%) UML
8 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.49%) Web Design
9 4 (5.19%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.19%) OO
9 4 (5.19%) OOP
9 4 (5.19%) Progressive Enhancement
9 4 (5.19%) Scrum
9 4 (5.19%) Software Architecture
9 4 (5.19%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) Java
2 23 (29.87%) Ruby
3 14 (18.18%) PHP
4 13 (16.88%) Python
5 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.49%) C#
8 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.90%) SQL
9 3 (3.90%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) CISSP
2 8 (10.39%) Degree
3 5 (6.49%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) CISMP
4 2 (2.60%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.29%) Docker
3 4 (5.19%) vCloud
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.30%) Xen
4 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 43 (55.84%) Puppet
2 28 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (35.06%) Ansible
4 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Intune
4 17 (22.08%) SCCM
5 5 (6.49%) Mesos
6 4 (5.19%) Kubernetes
6 4 (5.19%) Terraform
7 1 (1.30%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.30%) OpenAM
7 1 (1.30%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Google
1 17 (22.08%) Red Hat
2 14 (18.18%) Cisco
2 14 (18.18%) Palo Alto
3 11 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.30%) Adobe
5 1 (1.30%) Citrix
5 1 (1.30%) Ensighten
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle
5 1 (1.30%) VMware