The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 47 123 153
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +30
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2135 978 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.34% 1.86% 1.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.54% 29.66% 32.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1562 698 520
Median daily rate £500 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £399
% change year-on-year
- +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.19 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.93% -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £30.19 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £30.19 £145.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.19 £190.00
% change year-on-year
+15.93% -84.11%
Amazon AWS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5687 3297 2422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.57% 6.26% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3935 2217 1566
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 56 46
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.45 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.88 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-28.50% +28.20%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon AWS across the England region.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in England

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Amazon AWS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the England region.

Amazon AWS Hourly Rate Trend in England

Amazon AWS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Amazon AWS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
London +63 1361 £513 +7.89% 292
South East +104 321 £450 +12.50% 91
North West +40 114 £438 -7.89% 44
Yorkshire +45 82 £550 +10.00% 18
West Midlands +35 73 £420 +10.16% 13
East of England +16 73 £463 +2.77% 59
South West +37 67 £450 +2.85% 33
East Midlands +11 23 £375 -6.25%
North East -35 15 £388 -20.51% 2
Midlands -7 1 £500 -14.89%
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UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 1804 (46.52%) DevOps
2 1672 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
3 1582 (40.79%) Linux
4 1277 (32.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 1264 (32.59%) Puppet
6 1093 (28.18%) Java
7 991 (25.55%) Jenkins
8 982 (25.32%) Web Services
9 919 (23.70%) Python
10 913 (23.54%) Continuous Integration
11 868 (22.38%) Ansible
12 844 (21.76%) Ruby
13 839 (21.63%) Opscode Chef
14 823 (21.22%) Docker
15 804 (20.73%) Git (software)
16 719 (18.54%) JavaScript
17 678 (17.48%) Configuration Management
18 621 (16.01%) Scrum
19 612 (15.78%) TDD
20 590 (15.21%) Windows
21 581 (14.98%) VMware
22 501 (12.92%) Continuous Delivery
23 493 (12.71%) HTML
24 470 (12.12%) Finance
25 465 (11.99%) SQL
26 427 (11.01%) Open Source
27 403 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
28 400 (10.31%) Bash Shell
29 394 (10.16%) MongoDB
30 391 (10.08%) CSS

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 356 (9.18%) Apache
2 327 (8.43%) Elasticsearch
3 269 (6.94%) Tomcat
4 259 (6.68%) OpenStack
5 229 (5.91%) Confluence
6 178 (4.59%) nginx
7 137 (3.53%) Cloud Foundry
8 127 (3.27%) Apache Spark
9 124 (3.20%) WebLogic
10 123 (3.17%) IIS
11 105 (2.71%) WebSphere
12 101 (2.60%) JBoss
13 47 (1.21%) Mule
14 44 (1.13%) CMS
15 36 (0.93%) SharePoint
16 29 (0.75%) Apache Pig
16 29 (0.75%) Apache Solr
16 29 (0.75%) Jetty
17 26 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
18 24 (0.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 102 (2.63%) HipChat
2 90 (2.32%) MS Excel
3 21 (0.54%) MS Office
4 4 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.10%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.077%) MS Project
5 3 (0.077%) SPSS
6 2 (0.052%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.026%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.026%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.026%) InVision
Business Applications
1 29 (0.75%) Magento
2 21 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.13%) Maximo
7 4 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
8 3 (0.077%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.077%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.077%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.052%) assyst
9 2 (0.052%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.052%) Odoo
9 2 (0.052%) SAP MDM
10 1 (0.026%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.026%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.026%) OpenText MBPM
10 1 (0.026%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.026%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.026%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1277 (32.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 368 (9.49%) Amazon EC2
3 312 (8.05%) PaaS
4 293 (7.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 291 (7.50%) IaaS
6 285 (7.35%) GitHub
7 254 (6.55%) Amazon S3
8 209 (5.39%) Cloud Computing
9 174 (4.49%) SaaS
10 140 (3.61%) Office 365
11 112 (2.89%) Google Cloud Platform
12 87 (2.24%) Amazon SQS
13 82 (2.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 80 (2.06%) Heroku
15 72 (1.86%) AWS Lambda
16 65 (1.68%) Route 53
16 65 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 53 (1.37%) CloudFront
18 50 (1.29%) Amazon ELB
19 49 (1.26%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 336 (8.66%) DNS
2 262 (6.76%) Firewall
3 174 (4.49%) TCP/IP
4 164 (4.23%) VPN
5 147 (3.79%) HTTP
6 127 (3.27%) WAN
7 125 (3.22%) LAN
8 123 (3.17%) SSL
9 117 (3.02%) SSH
10 105 (2.71%) OpenVPN
11 95 (2.45%) OpenLDAP
12 94 (2.42%) Internet
13 87 (2.24%) Network Security
14 74 (1.91%) LDAP
15 71 (1.83%) DHCP
16 66 (1.70%) SAN
17 53 (1.37%) Wireless
18 31 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
19 30 (0.77%) FTP
19 30 (0.77%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 403 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
2 394 (10.16%) MongoDB
3 362 (9.33%) NoSQL
4 348 (8.97%) MySQL
5 342 (8.82%) SQL Server
6 336 (8.66%) Hadoop
7 245 (6.32%) Big Data
8 180 (4.64%) Amazon RDS
9 159 (4.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 144 (3.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 119 (3.07%) Redis
12 98 (2.53%) Relational Database
13 80 (2.06%) Amazon Redshift
14 69 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
15 58 (1.50%) Apache Hive
16 51 (1.32%) HBase
17 46 (1.19%) Couchbase
18 38 (0.98%) Neo4j
19 35 (0.90%) Oracle Database
20 33 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 991 (25.55%) Jenkins
2 804 (20.73%) Git (software)
3 367 (9.46%) JIRA
4 303 (7.81%) Maven
5 242 (6.24%) JUnit
6 181 (4.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 172 (4.44%) TeamCity
8 163 (4.20%) Vagrant
9 151 (3.89%) Cucumber
10 147 (3.79%) SonarQube
11 139 (3.58%) Ant
12 135 (3.48%) Subversion
13 107 (2.76%) Bitbucket
14 98 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
15 95 (2.45%) Liquibase
16 94 (2.42%) JIRA Agile
17 83 (2.14%) Selenium
18 82 (2.11%) Artifactory
19 79 (2.04%) Hudson
20 71 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 470 (12.12%) Finance
2 148 (3.82%) Retail
3 132 (3.40%) Publishing
4 115 (2.97%) Banking
5 68 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 57 (1.47%) Marketing
7 29 (0.75%) Advertising
8 27 (0.70%) Back Office
9 26 (0.67%) Games
10 23 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 21 (0.54%) Electronics
11 21 (0.54%) Legal
12 18 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.23%) Billing
15 5 (0.13%) Law
16 4 (0.10%) Automotive
16 4 (0.10%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.052%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1056 (27.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 983 (25.35%) Developer
3 617 (15.91%) Architect
4 443 (11.42%) AWS Engineer
5 370 (9.54%) AWS DevOps
6 344 (8.87%) Java Developer
7 250 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
8 223 (5.75%) Cloud Engineer
9 212 (5.47%) AWS Developer
10 200 (5.16%) Linux Engineer
11 192 (4.95%) Consultant
12 189 (4.87%) AWS Architect
13 173 (4.46%) Senior DevOps
14 170 (4.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 160 (4.13%) Senior Developer
16 146 (3.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 144 (3.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 133 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
19 126 (3.25%) Administrator
20 117 (3.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 982 (25.32%) Web Services
2 493 (12.71%) HTML
3 391 (10.08%) CSS
4 373 (9.62%) AngularJS
5 367 (9.46%) .NET
6 345 (8.90%) Node.js
7 278 (7.17%) REST
8 276 (7.12%) JSON
9 251 (6.47%) HTML5
10 241 (6.21%) Spring
11 183 (4.72%) ELK Stack
11 183 (4.72%) RESTful
12 166 (4.28%) ASP.NET
13 159 (4.10%) CSS3
14 152 (3.92%) J2EE
15 151 (3.89%) RabbitMQ
16 140 (3.61%) XML
17 134 (3.46%) React
18 122 (3.15%) SOAP
19 118 (3.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 288 (7.43%) Public Cloud
2 216 (5.57%) Data Centre
3 105 (2.71%) Private Cloud
4 101 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 93 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 92 (2.37%) User Experience
7 91 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
8 78 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
9 66 (1.70%) Mobile App
10 52 (1.34%) Management Information System
11 49 (1.26%) Clustering
12 45 (1.16%) PKI
13 38 (0.98%) Replication
14 37 (0.95%) Data Structures
15 36 (0.93%) Algorithms
16 32 (0.83%) Blog
17 30 (0.77%) Visualisation
18 28 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
19 26 (0.67%) Video on Demand
20 25 (0.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1582 (40.79%) Linux
2 590 (15.21%) Windows
3 326 (8.41%) Unix
4 268 (6.91%) CentOS
5 204 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 203 (5.23%) Windows Server
7 170 (4.38%) Ubuntu
8 112 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 84 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (1.88%) Android
11 63 (1.62%) Apple iOS
12 52 (1.34%) Mac OS X
13 51 (1.32%) CoreOS
14 39 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
15 35 (0.90%) Solaris
16 32 (0.83%) Fedora
17 30 (0.77%) Debian
18 17 (0.44%) AIX
18 17 (0.44%) VMS
19 14 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1804 (46.52%) DevOps
2 1672 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
3 913 (23.54%) Continuous Integration
4 678 (17.48%) Configuration Management
5 621 (16.01%) Scrum
6 612 (15.78%) TDD
7 501 (12.92%) Continuous Delivery
8 427 (11.01%) Open Source
9 375 (9.67%) Migration
10 356 (9.18%) E-Commerce
11 346 (8.92%) BDD
12 300 (7.74%) Microservices
13 293 (7.56%) High Availability
14 265 (6.83%) Software Engineering
15 250 (6.45%) Kanban
16 209 (5.39%) MVC
17 191 (4.93%) Load Balancing
18 179 (4.62%) Web Development
19 156 (4.02%) ITIL
20 144 (3.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1093 (28.18%) Java
2 919 (23.70%) Python
3 844 (21.76%) Ruby
4 719 (18.54%) JavaScript
5 465 (11.99%) SQL
6 400 (10.31%) Bash Shell
7 343 (8.84%) PHP
8 308 (7.94%) C#
8 308 (7.94%) Perl
9 261 (6.73%) PowerShell
10 215 (5.54%) Scala
11 185 (4.77%) Shell Script
12 151 (3.89%) Go
13 79 (2.04%) C++
14 74 (1.91%) C
15 56 (1.44%) Groovy
16 48 (1.24%) Clojure
17 34 (0.88%) Jython
18 28 (0.72%) T-SQL
19 22 (0.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 330 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 261 (6.73%) SC Cleared
3 143 (3.69%) Degree
4 105 (2.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 88 (2.27%) CISSP
6 58 (1.50%) AWS Certification
7 48 (1.24%) CTC Cleared
8 37 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (0.57%) MCSE
11 21 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (0.49%) CISM
13 18 (0.46%) CHECK Team Member
13 18 (0.46%) MCSA
14 17 (0.44%) CCNA
15 16 (0.41%) DV Cleared
16 15 (0.39%) CCNP
17 14 (0.36%) ISEB
17 14 (0.36%) ISTQB
18 13 (0.34%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (3.43%) QA
2 60 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 44 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 33 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.39%) SLA
6 14 (0.36%) GCP
7 7 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.10%) COBIT
8 4 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.10%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.026%) BS7799
10 1 (0.026%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.026%) HIPAA
System Software
1 823 (21.22%) Docker
2 319 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 288 (7.43%) Active Directory
4 199 (5.13%) vCloud
5 102 (2.63%) Squid
6 96 (2.48%) Postfix
7 85 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
8 84 (2.17%) Hyper-V
8 84 (2.17%) vSphere
9 53 (1.37%) Xen
10 51 (1.32%) HDFS
11 48 (1.24%) flannel
12 47 (1.21%) etcd
13 41 (1.06%) KVM
14 36 (0.93%) Ceph
14 36 (0.93%) GlusterFS
15 32 (0.83%) XenApp
16 27 (0.70%) VMware ESX
17 24 (0.62%) NFS
18 21 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1264 (32.59%) Puppet
2 868 (22.38%) Ansible
3 839 (21.63%) Opscode Chef
4 356 (9.18%) Kubernetes
5 328 (8.46%) Terraform
6 208 (5.36%) logstash
7 160 (4.13%) ZABBIX
8 155 (4.00%) Kibana
9 101 (2.60%) Rancher
10 89 (2.29%) Nagios
11 81 (2.09%) Packer
12 80 (2.06%) Salt
13 79 (2.04%) SCCM
14 76 (1.96%) Graphite
15 68 (1.75%) HAProxy
16 65 (1.68%) Mesos
17 57 (1.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
18 47 (1.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
19 39 (1.01%) rkt
20 33 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 581 (14.98%) VMware
2 342 (8.82%) Oracle
3 334 (8.61%) Microsoft
4 242 (6.24%) Google
5 229 (5.91%) Red Hat
6 140 (3.61%) Atlassian
6 140 (3.61%) Cisco
7 135 (3.48%) Splunk
8 125 (3.22%) Rackspace
9 116 (2.99%) Sonatype
10 87 (2.24%) Citrix
11 70 (1.81%) IBM
12 69 (1.78%) HP
12 69 (1.78%) MuleSoft
13 60 (1.55%) AppDynamics
14 59 (1.52%) SaltStack
15 54 (1.39%) Hortonworks
16 53 (1.37%) New Relic
17 49 (1.26%) NetApp
17 49 (1.26%) SAP
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