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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 74 112 111
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -1
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 58 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.10% 0.94% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 22.40% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 14 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £394 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £41.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -7.57%
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
174 125 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.31% 4.21% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 68 13
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £296 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £41.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £19.40 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £44.60 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.92%

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 May 2015.

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 May 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
Hertfordshire +22 27 £425 -10.52% 18
Cambridgeshire +20 25 £375 -3.22% 14
Suffolk +5 2 £451 +28.71% 1
Essex +4 2 £330 -22.35% 2
Bedfordshire +5 1 £500 +11.11% 2
Norfolk -8 1 - - 3
Amazon AWS
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 56 (56.57%) Web Services
2 41 (41.41%) Linux
3 36 (36.36%) Windows
4 34 (34.34%) DevOps
5 27 (27.27%) Citrix
5 27 (27.27%) VMware
6 26 (26.26%) Puppet
7 22 (22.22%) Ruby
8 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (20.20%) Active Directory
9 20 (20.20%) SharePoint
9 20 (20.20%) IIS
10 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
11 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (17.17%) Oracle
12 17 (17.17%) .NET
12 17 (17.17%) UNIX
12 17 (17.17%) E-Commerce
12 17 (17.17%) SOA
13 16 (16.16%) Java
14 15 (15.15%) Migration
14 15 (15.15%) Configuration Management
15 14 (14.14%) FTP
16 13 (13.13%) DNS
16 13 (13.13%) SOAP
16 13 (13.13%) REST
16 13 (13.13%) SCOM
17 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (20.20%) SharePoint
1 20 (20.20%) IIS
2 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.03%) Apache
3 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.03%) Lync
3 3 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.03%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.01%) JBoss
5 1 (1.01%) Confluence
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Maximo
2 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.01%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.11%) PaaS
3 10 (10.10%) Amazon S3
4 9 (9.09%) SaaS
5 8 (8.08%) Office 365
5 8 (8.08%) IaaS
6 6 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (2.02%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (1.01%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) FTP
2 13 (13.13%) DNS
3 7 (7.07%) DHCP
4 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.02%) SSH
5 2 (2.02%) SAN
5 2 (2.02%) LDAP
5 2 (2.02%) Internet
6 1 (1.01%) LAN
6 1 (1.01%) WAN
6 1 (1.01%) VPN
6 1 (1.01%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.08%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.04%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (4.04%) Big Data
6 3 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.03%) MySQL
6 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.01%) Impala
8 1 (1.01%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.03%) JIRA
3 2 (2.02%) Gradle
3 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.02%) NUnit
4 1 (1.01%) Subversion
4 1 (1.01%) Hudson
4 1 (1.01%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (6.06%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Legal
3 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Electronics
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Architect
2 22 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (17.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) Web Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 11 (11.11%) Developer
6 11 (11.11%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (9.09%) Administrator
8 8 (8.08%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (8.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.08%) Consultant
8 8 (8.08%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) AWS Consultant
10 6 (6.06%) Applications Architect
11 4 (4.04%) VMware Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.04%) Technical Architect
11 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (56.57%) Web Services
2 17 (17.17%) .NET
3 13 (13.13%) SOAP
3 13 (13.13%) REST
4 4 (4.04%) jQuery
4 4 (4.04%) Apache Camel
4 4 (4.04%) OSGi
4 4 (4.04%) CSS
4 4 (4.04%) HTML
5 3 (3.03%) XML
5 3 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (3.03%) JSON
6 2 (2.02%) Apache CXF
6 2 (2.02%) JPA
6 2 (2.02%) Spring
6 2 (2.02%) HTML5
6 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.02%) WSDL
6 2 (2.02%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 8 (8.08%) GIS
3 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.04%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.03%) CMDB
6 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.02%) DataPower
6 2 (2.02%) PKI
6 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.02%) Open Source
6 2 (2.02%) DTV
6 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) BYOD
7 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 41 (41.41%) Linux
2 36 (36.36%) Windows
3 17 (17.17%) UNIX
4 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.04%) CentOS
6 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.02%) Solaris
8 1 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.34%) DevOps
2 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (17.17%) E-Commerce
3 17 (17.17%) SOA
4 15 (15.15%) Migration
4 15 (15.15%) Configuration Management
5 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.11%) ETL
7 10 (10.10%) TOGAF
8 8 (8.08%) Content Management
8 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.07%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (6.06%) Project Management
11 5 (5.05%) ITIL
12 4 (4.04%) Data Migration
12 4 (4.04%) Data Protection
12 4 (4.04%) Data Architecture
12 4 (4.04%) Incident Management
12 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (4.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.22%) Ruby
2 16 (16.16%) Java
3 11 (11.11%) Perl
3 11 (11.11%) Python
3 11 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.08%) Bash Shell
4 8 (8.08%) PHP
5 6 (6.06%) C#
6 5 (5.05%) SQL
7 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.02%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.02%) C-shell
8 2 (2.02%) C++
8 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.01%) Go
9 1 (1.01%) Korn
9 1 (1.01%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) MCSE
1 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.02%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 20 (20.20%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.05%) vSphere
4 4 (4.04%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.01%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (26.26%) Puppet
2 21 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (13.13%) SCOM
4 9 (9.09%) SCCM
5 7 (7.07%) Ansible
6 5 (5.05%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (3.03%) OpenView
8 2 (2.02%) ZABBIX
8 2 (2.02%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.02%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (2.02%) OpenAM
9 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (27.27%) Citrix
1 27 (27.27%) VMware
2 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 17 (17.17%) Oracle
4 11 (11.11%) IBM
5 9 (9.09%) HP
6 8 (8.08%) Akamai
6 8 (8.08%) ESRI
6 8 (8.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.06%) Veeam
8 5 (5.05%) SAP
9 3 (3.03%) Vertica
9 3 (3.03%) Infobright
10 2 (2.02%) Brocade
10 2 (2.02%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.02%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.02%) Sun
10 2 (2.02%) Cisco
10 2 (2.02%) Dell
10 2 (2.02%) EMC
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