The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 53 101 118
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +17
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 109 43 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.65% 1.46% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.19% 33.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 26 1
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£413 £378 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -11.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £115.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-66.08% +248.48%
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 of England region.

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
231 129 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.73% 4.37% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 83 16
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
- +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Average hourly rate £48.75 £43.25 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.71% +18.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.45 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.25 £45.05 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+61.29% -51.56%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Amazon AWS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the East of England region.

Amazon AWS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +38 81 £400 +15.94% 18
Hertfordshire - 16 £455 - 12
Suffolk +1 7 £500 +25.00% 1
Norfolk 0 3 £500 -
Bedfordshire +5 1 - - 1
Essex -10 1 £450 +28.57%
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS.

1 90 (65.69%) Linux
2 79 (57.66%) Web Services
2 79 (57.66%) DevOps
3 77 (56.20%) Puppet
4 68 (49.64%) Opscode Chef
5 63 (45.99%) Ruby
6 46 (33.58%) Ansible
7 33 (24.09%) Configuration Management
8 32 (23.36%) Python
9 31 (22.63%) Java
9 31 (22.63%) VMware
10 29 (21.17%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (19.71%) Citrix
12 24 (17.52%) Perl
13 22 (16.06%) PHP
13 22 (16.06%) Bash Shell
14 20 (14.60%) Oracle
15 19 (13.87%) Windows
15 19 (13.87%) SharePoint
16 18 (13.14%) UNIX
17 17 (12.41%) SQL Server
17 17 (12.41%) SOA
18 15 (10.95%) SOAP
18 15 (10.95%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (10.22%) Data Integration
19 14 (10.22%) IBM
19 14 (10.22%) Migration
20 13 (9.49%) ETL
21 12 (8.76%) Red Hat
21 12 (8.76%) TOGAF

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (13.87%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.11%) IIS
3 5 (3.65%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.65%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.92%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.92%) Apache
5 3 (2.19%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.19%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.73%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.73%) JBoss
7 1 (0.73%) Confluence
7 1 (0.73%) Lync
7 1 (0.73%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) MS Office
2 1 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (7.30%) Maximo
2 1 (0.73%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.03%) SaaS
3 10 (7.30%) PaaS
3 10 (7.30%) IaaS
4 8 (5.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.19%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (1.46%) Office 365
7 2 (1.46%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.73%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.30%) FTP
2 5 (3.65%) DNS
3 4 (2.92%) SAN
3 4 (2.92%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.19%) Firewall
5 2 (1.46%) SSH
5 2 (1.46%) LDAP
6 1 (0.73%) LAN
6 1 (0.73%) WAN
6 1 (0.73%) DHCP
6 1 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.73%) 4G
6 1 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.03%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.30%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.38%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.38%) MySQL
5 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.65%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.92%) Big Data
6 4 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.19%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.19%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.73%) Impala
8 1 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.73%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.11%) Subversion
2 7 (5.11%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.65%) JIRA
4 3 (2.19%) Gradle
5 2 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.73%) gulp
General
1 5 (3.65%) Finance
2 2 (1.46%) Legal
2 2 (1.46%) Banking
3 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (38.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (32.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 31 (22.63%) Architect
4 23 (16.79%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (12.41%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (12.41%) Administrator
6 16 (11.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (11.68%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (6.57%) Technical Architect
8 8 (5.84%) Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Applications Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Consultant
11 4 (2.92%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.92%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (2.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 3 (2.19%) Maximo Architect
12 3 (2.19%) Java Architect
12 3 (2.19%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (57.66%) Web Services
2 15 (10.95%) SOAP
3 11 (8.03%) REST
4 7 (5.11%) .NET
5 6 (4.38%) jQuery
6 5 (3.65%) XML
6 5 (3.65%) RESTful
6 5 (3.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (2.92%) Apache CXF
7 4 (2.92%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.46%) HTML
8 2 (1.46%) J2EE
8 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.46%) CSS
8 2 (1.46%) HTML5
9 1 (0.73%) OSGi
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.73%) CSS3
9 1 (0.73%) Laravel
9 1 (0.73%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Data Integration
2 10 (7.30%) GIS
3 5 (3.65%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.92%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.19%) CMDB
6 2 (1.46%) PKI
6 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.73%) Replication
7 1 (0.73%) Clustering
7 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.73%) DataPower
7 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.73%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 90 (65.69%) Linux
2 19 (13.87%) Windows
3 18 (13.14%) UNIX
4 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.19%) CentOS
7 2 (1.46%) Solaris
8 1 (0.73%) AIX
8 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (57.66%) DevOps
2 33 (24.09%) Configuration Management
3 29 (21.17%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (12.41%) SOA
5 14 (10.22%) Migration
6 13 (9.49%) ETL
7 12 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.76%) TOGAF
8 8 (5.84%) Content Management
8 8 (5.84%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.65%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.92%) UML
10 4 (2.92%) Web Design
10 4 (2.92%) Data Management
10 4 (2.92%) Data Migration
10 4 (2.92%) Data Protection
10 4 (2.92%) Data Architecture
10 4 (2.92%) Incident Management
10 4 (2.92%) Change Control
10 4 (2.92%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (45.99%) Ruby
2 32 (23.36%) Python
3 31 (22.63%) Java
4 24 (17.52%) Perl
5 22 (16.06%) PHP
5 22 (16.06%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.38%) SQL
7 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.19%) C#
9 2 (1.46%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.46%) Bourne shell
9 2 (1.46%) C-shell
9 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.73%) Korn
10 1 (0.73%) PHP5
10 1 (0.73%) C++
10 1 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.46%) MCSE
1 2 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.65%) Docker
3 4 (2.92%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.19%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.19%) vSphere
4 3 (2.19%) vCloud
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 77 (56.20%) Puppet
2 68 (49.64%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (33.58%) Ansible
4 4 (2.92%) OpenAM
5 3 (2.19%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.19%) SCOM
6 2 (1.46%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.46%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.46%) Nessus
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.73%) SCCM
7 1 (0.73%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (22.63%) VMware
2 27 (19.71%) Citrix
3 20 (14.60%) Oracle
4 14 (10.22%) IBM
5 12 (8.76%) Red Hat
6 10 (7.30%) ESRI
7 6 (4.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.92%) HP
8 4 (2.92%) Rackspace
8 4 (2.92%) ForgeRock
9 3 (2.19%) Vertica
9 3 (2.19%) Infobright
9 3 (2.19%) SAP
9 3 (2.19%) Cisco
10 2 (1.46%) Sun
10 2 (1.46%) Dell
10 2 (1.46%) EMC
10 2 (1.46%) Symantec
10 2 (1.46%) BMC
10 2 (1.46%) Qualys
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