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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 112 117 135
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 39 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.27% 0.084% 0.096%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.79% 3.77% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 2 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £425 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £190.00 - -
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
106 53 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.44% 2.23% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 30 16
Average daily rate £385 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £214 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £46.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.73% +76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% -26.78%

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 22 September 2014.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 September 2014. 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
Bedfordshire 0 15 £363 -14.70% 2
Suffolk +11 10 £405 -4.70% 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £271 - 4
Hertfordshire - 5 £400 - 2
Norfolk - - - - 1
Amazon AWS
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 47 (85.45%) Web Services
2 32 (58.18%) Windows
3 28 (50.91%) DevOps
4 25 (45.45%) PowerShell
5 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (38.18%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (38.18%) .NET
7 19 (34.55%) E-Commerce
8 18 (32.73%) IIS
9 17 (30.91%) SQL
9 17 (30.91%) Puppet
10 15 (27.27%) Linux
10 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 15 (27.27%) Active Directory
11 14 (25.45%) DNS
12 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
12 12 (21.82%) UNIX
12 12 (21.82%) C#
12 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
13 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (20.00%) SCOM
14 10 (18.18%) SCCM
14 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (18.18%) JIRA
15 9 (16.36%) MVC
15 9 (16.36%) ITIL
15 9 (16.36%) Amazon EC2
15 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (14.55%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 18 (32.73%) IIS
2 5 (9.09%) Confluence
3 3 (5.45%) Node.js
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.36%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 4 (7.27%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (5.45%) CloudFront
5 3 (5.45%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) DNS
2 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.55%) Firewall
3 7 (12.73%) VPN
3 7 (12.73%) Reverse Proxy
4 6 (10.91%) DHCP
4 6 (10.91%) FTP
5 5 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (3.64%) HTTP
7 1 (1.82%) IPsec
7 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.82%) VLAN
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.91%) MySQL
3 5 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.82%) SimpleDB
6 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) JIRA
2 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.73%) NUnit
4 6 (10.91%) CruiseControl
4 6 (10.91%) Subversion
4 6 (10.91%) TeamCity
5 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 5 (9.09%) MSBuild
6 4 (7.27%) Log4Net
7 3 (5.45%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.64%) FinalBuilder
9 1 (1.82%) Maven
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Configuration Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Service Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Configuration Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Web Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Delivery Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Programmer
9 2 (3.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (85.45%) Web Services
2 21 (38.18%) .NET
3 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
4 8 (14.55%) XML
4 8 (14.55%) JSON
4 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (10.91%) HTML
6 5 (9.09%) WCF
6 5 (9.09%) HTML5
6 5 (9.09%) REST
7 4 (7.27%) jQuery
7 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.27%) MSMQ
8 3 (5.45%) CSS
8 3 (5.45%) CSS3
8 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.64%) LAMP
10 1 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Replication
2 3 (5.45%) CMDB
3 1 (1.82%) iPhone
3 1 (1.82%) Open Source
3 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.82%) iPad
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) MPEG
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 15 (27.27%) Linux
3 12 (21.82%) UNIX
4 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.82%) Android
7 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) DevOps
2 19 (34.55%) E-Commerce
3 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
4 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.36%) MVC
5 9 (16.36%) ITIL
6 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.09%) Change Management
6 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.64%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.64%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) OO
8 2 (3.64%) Web Development
9 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.82%) Load Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 17 (30.91%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) C#
4 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
5 7 (12.73%) Java
6 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.09%) VB
8 3 (5.45%) Python
8 3 (5.45%) Ruby
8 3 (5.45%) PHP
9 2 (3.64%) Perl
10 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 15 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (38.18%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (30.91%) Puppet
3 11 (20.00%) SCOM
4 10 (18.18%) SCCM
5 3 (5.45%) Nagios
6 2 (3.64%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Akamai
3 2 (3.64%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.64%) New Relic
4 1 (1.82%) F5
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Juniper
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Apple
4 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.82%) Infoblox