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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 47 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.67% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.06% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 37 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £475
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
138 57 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.91% 2.37% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 33 28
Average daily rate £450 £310 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -27.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £190 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £433 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 - 24 £444 - 2
Suffolk - 10 £463 - 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £550 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £500 - 4
Norfolk - 1 £325 -
Essex - - - -
Amazon AWS
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 67 (80.72%) Web Services
2 51 (61.45%) Windows
3 49 (59.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 45 (54.22%) .NET
5 39 (46.99%) E-Commerce
6 37 (44.58%) Microsoft
7 36 (43.37%) IIS
8 35 (42.17%) Active Directory
9 26 (31.33%) Akamai
9 26 (31.33%) SCOM
10 25 (30.12%) SCCM
11 24 (28.92%) PowerShell
11 24 (28.92%) DevOps
12 22 (26.51%) DNS
13 21 (25.30%) C#
14 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
15 19 (22.89%) Linux
16 18 (21.69%) Opscode Chef
17 16 (19.28%) Amazon EC2
17 16 (19.28%) DHCP
18 15 (18.07%) FTP
19 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (16.87%) Puppet
20 12 (14.46%) SQL
21 10 (12.05%) Java
21 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET
21 10 (12.05%) Configuration Management
21 10 (12.05%) Amazon S3
22 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
22 9 (10.84%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 36 (43.37%) IIS
2 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.82%) Confluence
3 3 (3.61%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.20%) Lync
5 1 (1.20%) Node.js
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (59.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (19.28%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (12.05%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.82%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (4.82%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (3.61%) IaaS
5 3 (3.61%) Office 365
5 3 (3.61%) PaaS
6 2 (2.41%) Route 53
7 1 (1.20%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.51%) DNS
2 16 (19.28%) DHCP
3 15 (18.07%) FTP
4 6 (7.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.02%) VPN
5 5 (6.02%) Firewall
5 5 (6.02%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (4.82%) SAN
7 2 (2.41%) Internet
8 1 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.20%) IPsec
8 1 (1.20%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.20%) VLAN
8 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.02%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (6.02%) MySQL
3 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.20%) SimpleDB
5 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) JIRA
2 7 (8.43%) TeamCity
2 7 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.23%) NUnit
4 5 (6.02%) Subversion
4 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.82%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.61%) Log4Net
6 3 (3.61%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.41%) FinalBuilder
7 2 (2.41%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.20%) Hudson
8 1 (1.20%) Maven
8 1 (1.20%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (4.82%) Retail
2 3 (3.61%) Marketing
2 3 (3.61%) Publishing
3 2 (2.41%) Games
3 2 (2.41%) Electronics
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (22.89%) Developer
3 14 (16.87%) Architect
3 14 (16.87%) Web Engineer
4 13 (15.66%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Configuration Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Web Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Software Configuration Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) VMware Consultant
10 2 (2.41%) VMware Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Data Consultant
10 2 (2.41%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (80.72%) Web Services
2 45 (54.22%) .NET
3 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.43%) JSON
4 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (8.43%) REST
5 6 (7.23%) HTML
5 6 (7.23%) XML
6 4 (4.82%) CSS
6 4 (4.82%) SOAP
6 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.61%) Apache Camel
7 3 (3.61%) OSGi
7 3 (3.61%) MSMQ
7 3 (3.61%) Spring
7 3 (3.61%) WCF
7 3 (3.61%) jQuery
8 2 (2.41%) JPA
8 2 (2.41%) Apache CXF
8 2 (2.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Replication
1 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.41%) DTV
2 2 (2.41%) CMDB
3 1 (1.20%) iPhone
3 1 (1.20%) DataPower
3 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.20%) iPad
3 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.20%) User Experience
3 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 51 (61.45%) Windows
2 19 (22.89%) Linux
3 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.84%) UNIX
4 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.41%) CentOS
7 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (46.99%) E-Commerce
2 24 (28.92%) DevOps
3 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.05%) Configuration Management
5 9 (10.84%) SOA
6 8 (9.64%) Project Management
7 7 (8.43%) MVC
7 7 (8.43%) ITIL
8 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.61%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.61%) Web Development
9 3 (3.61%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (3.61%) Migration
9 3 (3.61%) Change Management
10 2 (2.41%) HOOD
10 2 (2.41%) Programme Management
10 2 (2.41%) OO
10 2 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.41%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.92%) PowerShell
2 21 (25.30%) C#
3 12 (14.46%) SQL
4 10 (12.05%) Java
5 7 (8.43%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.82%) VB
8 3 (3.61%) Ruby
9 2 (2.41%) Python
10 1 (1.20%) Golang
10 1 (1.20%) Perl
10 1 (1.20%) PHP
10 1 (1.20%) VBScript
10 1 (1.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 35 (42.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.41%) vSphere
3 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (31.33%) SCOM
2 25 (30.12%) SCCM
3 18 (21.69%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (16.87%) Puppet
5 3 (3.61%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.41%) Nagios
6 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.41%) OpenAM
7 1 (1.20%) Graphite
7 1 (1.20%) OpenView
7 1 (1.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (44.58%) Microsoft
2 26 (31.33%) Akamai
3 4 (4.82%) VMware
3 4 (4.82%) Veeam
4 3 (3.61%) HP
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
5 2 (2.41%) Citrix
5 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.41%) 3PAR
5 2 (2.41%) Hortonworks
5 2 (2.41%) Brocade
5 2 (2.41%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.20%) New Relic
6 1 (1.20%) F5
6 1 (1.20%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.20%) Apple
6 1 (1.20%) KANA
6 1 (1.20%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
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