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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 54 59 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +38
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 78 100 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.10% 3.22% 1.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.71% 40.00% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 85 35
Median daily rate £475 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £350 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £414 £380
% change year-on-year
+8.76% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £189.00
% change year-on-year
- -79.36%
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
246 250 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.78% 8.05% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 175 93
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £277 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.25% -2.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -23 21 £475 +18.75% 9
Norfolk +17 20 £510 +2.00%
Bedfordshire +16 17 £388 -32.60% 4
Hertfordshire +17 16 £538 +15.59% 5
Essex +13 4 £350 -15.15% 1
Amazon AWS
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 85 (54.49%) Linux
2 64 (41.03%) Puppet
2 64 (41.03%) DevOps
3 55 (35.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (33.33%) Web Services
5 43 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (25.64%) Java
7 37 (23.72%) Windows
7 37 (23.72%) Python
7 37 (23.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 36 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 35 (22.44%) Jenkins
10 30 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 28 (17.95%) Ansible
12 26 (16.67%) Configuration Management
12 26 (16.67%) VMware
13 23 (14.74%) Ruby
14 22 (14.10%) IaaS
15 21 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (12.82%) SaaS
17 19 (12.18%) Opscode Chef
17 19 (12.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 19 (12.18%) Middleware
17 19 (12.18%) JavaScript
18 18 (11.54%) Docker
19 16 (10.26%) Vagrant
19 16 (10.26%) Active Directory
19 16 (10.26%) E-Commerce
19 16 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
20 15 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure

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 13 (8.33%) IIS
2 11 (7.05%) CMS
3 7 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.21%) Apache
5 4 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.56%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.28%) Confluence
6 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.28%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.64%) Jetty
7 1 (0.64%) nginx
7 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.21%) Maximo
3 4 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.56%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (1.28%) assyst
5 1 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 55 (35.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (23.72%) AWS CloudFormation
3 22 (14.10%) IaaS
4 20 (12.82%) SaaS
5 19 (12.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 14 (8.97%) PaaS
7 10 (6.41%) Amazon S3
7 10 (6.41%) Heroku
7 10 (6.41%) Route 53
8 9 (5.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (5.77%) Force.com
9 8 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (4.49%) Office 365
11 5 (3.21%) CloudFront
12 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (1.92%) GitHub
14 2 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (1.28%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.85%) DNS
1 6 (3.85%) Firewall
1 6 (3.85%) Internet
2 5 (3.21%) LAN
2 5 (3.21%) WAN
3 4 (2.56%) Network Security
4 3 (1.92%) FTP
4 3 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.28%) DHCP
6 1 (0.64%) HTTP
6 1 (0.64%) IPsec
6 1 (0.64%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.64%) SAN
6 1 (0.64%) SSL
6 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.64%) VoIP
6 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.97%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 13 (8.33%) MySQL
3 12 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (6.41%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.13%) Redis
6 7 (4.49%) MarkLogic
6 7 (4.49%) Neo4j
6 7 (4.49%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.21%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (3.21%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.56%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.92%) Big Data
9 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.64%) DB2
11 1 (0.64%) GIS
11 1 (0.64%) OLAP
11 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 35 (22.44%) Jenkins
3 21 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (10.26%) Vagrant
5 9 (5.77%) Selenium
5 9 (5.77%) Subversion
6 8 (5.13%) JIRA
7 5 (3.21%) GitLab
8 4 (2.56%) Grunt
8 4 (2.56%) gulp
8 4 (2.56%) Hudson
8 4 (2.56%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.56%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.56%) Mocha
9 2 (1.28%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.28%) Maven
9 2 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.64%) git-flow
10 1 (0.64%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (5.77%) Finance
2 7 (4.49%) Retail
3 4 (2.56%) Advertising
4 3 (1.92%) Publishing
5 1 (0.64%) Billing
5 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.64%) Marketing
5 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (26.92%) Architect
3 23 (14.74%) AWS Engineer
3 23 (14.74%) Developer
4 22 (14.10%) AWS DevOps
5 18 (11.54%) Consultant
5 18 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (8.97%) Cloud Architect
6 14 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (8.33%) Security Architect
8 12 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
9 11 (7.05%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (7.05%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) Security Solutions Architect
11 8 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 8 (5.13%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 8 (5.13%) Technical Architect
12 7 (4.49%) Administrator
12 7 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (33.33%) Web Services
2 19 (12.18%) Middleware
3 14 (8.97%) HTML
3 14 (8.97%) Node.js
3 14 (8.97%) SOAP
4 12 (7.69%) Spring
5 11 (7.05%) REST
5 11 (7.05%) RESTful
6 10 (6.41%) HTML5
6 10 (6.41%) Visualforce
7 9 (5.77%) COM
8 7 (4.49%) CSS
8 7 (4.49%) ELK Stack
9 5 (3.21%) .NET
9 5 (3.21%) Express
9 5 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (3.21%) XML
10 4 (2.56%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.56%) Apache Cordova
10 4 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.13%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.85%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.21%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.56%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.56%) User Experience
7 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.92%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.92%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.92%) iPad
8 2 (1.28%) CCTV
8 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.28%) PKI
8 2 (1.28%) RIA
8 2 (1.28%) SCADA
8 2 (1.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 85 (54.49%) Linux
2 37 (23.72%) Windows
3 12 (7.69%) Unix
3 12 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.05%) Android
4 11 (7.05%) Apple iOS
4 11 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.13%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.28%) CentOS
8 2 (1.28%) Debian
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.28%) Solaris
9 1 (0.64%) VMS
9 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.03%) DevOps
2 43 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 16 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (10.26%) E-Commerce
5 15 (9.62%) ERP
6 14 (8.97%) Migration
7 13 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (8.33%) ETL
7 13 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 13 (8.33%) TDD
8 12 (7.69%) CRM
8 12 (7.69%) Information Security
9 11 (7.05%) High Availability
9 11 (7.05%) Software Delivery
10 10 (6.41%) Automated Testing
10 10 (6.41%) Data Modelling
10 10 (6.41%) Presales
10 10 (6.41%) Scrum
10 10 (6.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.64%) Java
2 37 (23.72%) Python
3 23 (14.74%) Ruby
4 19 (12.18%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.05%) Jython
6 10 (6.41%) Apex Code
6 10 (6.41%) SOQL
7 9 (5.77%) C#
7 9 (5.77%) Perl
8 8 (5.13%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.49%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.21%) SQL
11 4 (2.56%) ES6
11 4 (2.56%) PHP
12 3 (1.92%) Scala
13 1 (0.64%) Clojure
13 1 (0.64%) Groovy
13 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.28%) CISA
1 2 (1.28%) CISM
1 2 (1.28%) CISSP
2 1 (0.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (0.64%) CCSP
2 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.64%) CRISC
2 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.28%) QA
4 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (11.54%) Docker
2 16 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 15 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.56%) XenApp
6 3 (1.92%) Apache Flume
6 3 (1.92%) vSphere
6 3 (1.92%) Xen
7 2 (1.28%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 64 (41.03%) Puppet
2 28 (17.95%) Ansible
3 19 (12.18%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (8.33%) Packer
5 7 (4.49%) Kibana
5 7 (4.49%) logstash
5 7 (4.49%) SCCM
6 5 (3.21%) Bacula
7 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.28%) SCOM
8 2 (1.28%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.64%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.64%) Oozie
9 1 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.67%) VMware
3 12 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 11 (7.05%) Oracle
4 11 (7.05%) SAP
4 11 (7.05%) Siebel
5 10 (6.41%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (5.77%) Citrix
7 6 (3.85%) HP
7 6 (3.85%) IBM
7 6 (3.85%) NetApp
8 5 (3.21%) Akamai
8 5 (3.21%) Cognos
9 4 (2.56%) Cisco
10 3 (1.92%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.28%) Apple
11 2 (1.28%) Clearswift
11 2 (1.28%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.64%) Google
12 1 (0.64%) Symantec