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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 48 83 120
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +37
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 84 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.32% 1.77% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.94% 28.16% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 40 11
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +51.89%
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
255 174 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.08% 6.29% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 127 68
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £613 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £96.25 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.41% +223.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Cambridgeshire +37 50 £469 +25.00% 21
Hertfordshire 0 20 £441 +3.82% 7
Norfolk - 12 £515 - 4
Bedfordshire +6 1 £580 +16.00% 3
Essex +2 1 - - 2
Amazon AWS
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 of England region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 63 (52.07%) Linux
2 46 (38.02%) Web Services
2 46 (38.02%) DevOps
3 43 (35.54%) Puppet
4 37 (30.58%) Java
5 36 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (28.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (25.62%) Windows
8 25 (20.66%) VMware
9 24 (19.83%) Python
10 23 (19.01%) IaaS
11 21 (17.36%) Git (software)
12 20 (16.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 20 (16.53%) Ansible
13 19 (15.70%) Opscode Chef
13 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
14 18 (14.88%) Jenkins
14 18 (14.88%) AWS CloudFormation
15 17 (14.05%) SOAP
16 16 (13.22%) ERP
16 16 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (13.22%) Ruby
16 16 (13.22%) SaaS
17 15 (12.40%) ETL
17 15 (12.40%) Configuration Management
18 14 (11.57%) Migration
18 14 (11.57%) Information Security
18 14 (11.57%) E-Commerce
18 14 (11.57%) Mentoring
18 14 (11.57%) Vagrant

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (9.09%) CMS
2 9 (7.44%) Node.js
3 7 (5.79%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.31%) Apache
5 4 (3.31%) IIS
6 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.65%) Jetty
7 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.65%) nginx
7 2 (1.65%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (6.61%) Maximo
3 5 (4.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 34 (28.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (19.01%) IaaS
3 18 (14.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (13.22%) SaaS
5 12 (9.92%) PaaS
6 11 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (9.09%) Heroku
7 10 (8.26%) Force.com
8 9 (7.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (7.44%) Amazon S3
9 7 (5.79%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (5.79%) Route 53
10 6 (4.96%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (4.96%) Office 365
11 5 (4.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (3.31%) Google App Engine
13 3 (2.48%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (2.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.26%) DNS
1 10 (8.26%) Firewall
2 7 (5.79%) LAN
2 7 (5.79%) WAN
3 6 (4.96%) FTP
3 6 (4.96%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.13%) DHCP
5 4 (3.31%) HTTP
5 4 (3.31%) SSL
6 3 (2.48%) IPsec
6 3 (2.48%) SAN
6 3 (2.48%) VoIP
7 2 (1.65%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.65%) LDAP
7 2 (1.65%) NAS
7 2 (1.65%) Network Security
7 2 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.92%) Amazon RDS
1 12 (9.92%) MongoDB
2 11 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.44%) MySQL
5 8 (6.61%) Redis
6 7 (5.79%) MarkLogic
6 7 (5.79%) Neo4j
6 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.13%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (4.13%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.31%) Couchbase
9 3 (2.48%) GIS
9 3 (2.48%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.48%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.65%) Big Data
10 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.83%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 21 (17.36%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 18 (14.88%) Jenkins
4 14 (11.57%) Vagrant
5 13 (10.74%) Subversion
6 8 (6.61%) Selenium
7 5 (4.13%) GitLab
7 5 (4.13%) JIRA
8 2 (1.65%) Hudson
8 2 (1.65%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.83%) git-flow
9 1 (0.83%) Maven
9 1 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (8.26%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Advertising
3 2 (1.65%) Publishing
3 2 (1.65%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (36.36%) Architect
2 30 (24.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (17.36%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (11.57%) Developer
5 11 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
6 10 (8.26%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (8.26%) Consultant
7 9 (7.44%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (7.44%) Security Architect
7 9 (7.44%) Security Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.61%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 8 (6.61%) Technical Architect
9 7 (5.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Administrator
10 6 (4.96%) Information Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Information Security Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (38.02%) Web Services
2 17 (14.05%) SOAP
3 12 (9.92%) RESTful
4 11 (9.09%) Visualforce
5 9 (7.44%) COM
5 9 (7.44%) Middleware
6 8 (6.61%) .NET
6 8 (6.61%) REST
6 8 (6.61%) Spring
7 7 (5.79%) ELK Stack
8 4 (3.31%) XML
9 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.48%) J2EE
9 3 (2.48%) JSON
10 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.65%) HTML
10 2 (1.65%) Servlets
11 1 (0.83%) CSS
11 1 (0.83%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.83%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.92%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.61%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.13%) Cryptography
5 5 (4.13%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (4.13%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.31%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.31%) PKI
7 3 (2.48%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.48%) iPad
8 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.83%) FMCG
9 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (52.07%) Linux
2 31 (25.62%) Windows
3 12 (9.92%) Android
3 12 (9.92%) Apple iOS
4 10 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (8.26%) Unix
5 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.31%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.65%) Solaris
8 2 (1.65%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.83%) CentOS
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.02%) DevOps
2 36 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (13.22%) ERP
4 15 (12.40%) Configuration Management
4 15 (12.40%) ETL
5 14 (11.57%) E-Commerce
5 14 (11.57%) Information Security
5 14 (11.57%) Mentoring
5 14 (11.57%) Migration
6 12 (9.92%) Data Modelling
7 11 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 10 (8.26%) CRM
8 10 (8.26%) TOGAF
8 10 (8.26%) Use Case
9 9 (7.44%) Presales
9 9 (7.44%) SOA
10 8 (6.61%) High Availability
10 8 (6.61%) TDD
10 8 (6.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.58%) Java
2 24 (19.83%) Python
3 16 (13.22%) Ruby
4 11 (9.09%) Apex Code
4 11 (9.09%) SOQL
5 6 (4.96%) Perl
6 5 (4.13%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.31%) C#
8 3 (2.48%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.48%) SQL
9 2 (1.65%) Scala
10 1 (0.83%) C
10 1 (0.83%) Jython
10 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (3.31%) CISA
1 4 (3.31%) CISM
1 4 (3.31%) CISSP
2 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (0.83%) CCSP
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.83%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.13%) QA
3 3 (2.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.92%) Docker
3 6 (4.96%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.13%) Xen
5 3 (2.48%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.65%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.65%) XenApp
6 2 (1.65%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.83%) vSphere
7 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 43 (35.54%) Puppet
2 20 (16.53%) Ansible
3 19 (15.70%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (9.92%) Packer
5 7 (5.79%) Kibana
5 7 (5.79%) logstash
6 6 (4.96%) Bacula
7 5 (4.13%) Nagios
7 5 (4.13%) SCCM
8 3 (2.48%) SCOM
8 3 (2.48%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.83%) Cacti
9 1 (0.83%) Graphite
9 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.83%) Oozie
9 1 (0.83%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (20.66%) VMware
2 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (9.09%) SAP
3 11 (9.09%) Siebel
4 10 (8.26%) Oracle
5 8 (6.61%) IBM
6 7 (5.79%) Cisco
6 7 (5.79%) Citrix
6 7 (5.79%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.96%) Google
8 4 (3.31%) Cognos
8 4 (3.31%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.48%) Cloudera
9 3 (2.48%) EMC
9 3 (2.48%) ESRI
9 3 (2.48%) hybris
9 3 (2.48%) NetApp
10 2 (1.65%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.65%) HP
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