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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 64 128 219
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +91
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 1534 892 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.00% 1.73% 1.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.49% 32.59% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1189 607 352
Median daily rate £478 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +51.89%
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
4448 2737 1816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.70% 5.32% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3073 1761 1172
Median daily rate £460 £418 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.17% +2.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 96 29
Median hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.85 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.86 £40.00 £27.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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 2 May 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
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 2 May 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 +52 959 £500 +11.11% 299
South East +33 177 £475 +18.75% 82
North West -23 90 £481 -1.28% 34
East of England +30 82 £475 +18.75% 39
Yorkshire +32 65 £525 +66.66% 31
West Midlands +41 60 £394 +27.01% 19
South West +21 59 £400 -8.57% 17
East Midlands +29 28 £450 -21.73% 13
North East -41 7 £450 +50.00% 12
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 1218 (44.63%) Linux
2 1135 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
3 1098 (40.23%) DevOps
4 933 (34.19%) Java
5 909 (33.31%) Web Services
6 841 (30.82%) Puppet
7 730 (26.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 718 (26.31%) Python
9 633 (23.20%) Ruby
10 604 (22.13%) Git (software)
11 599 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
12 574 (21.03%) Opscode Chef
13 562 (20.59%) Jenkins
14 517 (18.94%) Configuration Management
15 495 (18.14%) Ansible
16 486 (17.81%) Docker
17 475 (17.41%) Windows
18 471 (17.26%) TDD
19 441 (16.16%) JavaScript
20 437 (16.01%) SQL
21 416 (15.24%) VMware
22 408 (14.95%) Finance
23 399 (14.62%) NoSQL
24 375 (13.74%) Scrum
25 343 (12.57%) Bash Shell
26 324 (11.87%) Microsoft
27 317 (11.62%) OpenStack
28 308 (11.29%) Amazon EC2
28 308 (11.29%) Open Source
29 303 (11.10%) MySQL

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
1 317 (11.62%) OpenStack
2 293 (10.74%) Node.js
3 275 (10.08%) Tomcat
4 243 (8.90%) Apache
5 194 (7.11%) nginx
6 130 (4.76%) IIS
7 95 (3.48%) Jetty
8 93 (3.41%) Confluence
9 85 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
10 78 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
11 71 (2.60%) JBoss
12 68 (2.49%) WebSphere
13 64 (2.35%) Apache Spark
14 42 (1.54%) Apache Solr
14 42 (1.54%) WebLogic
15 40 (1.47%) CMS
16 34 (1.25%) SharePoint
17 22 (0.81%) WordPress
18 19 (0.70%) Mule
19 18 (0.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 75 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 27 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 19 (0.70%) HipChat
4 16 (0.59%) MS Office
5 7 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.11%) MS Project
7 3 (0.11%) SPSS
8 2 (0.073%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.073%) Weka
9 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.037%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.037%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.037%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 36 (1.32%) Magento
2 24 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
4 11 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.29%) Maximo
6 7 (0.26%) SAP MDM
7 5 (0.18%) BigMachines
7 5 (0.18%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.073%) OpenText Process Suite
8 2 (0.073%) SAP BRIM
8 2 (0.073%) SAP Convergent Charging
8 2 (0.073%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.073%) SAP hybris
9 1 (0.037%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.037%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.037%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.037%) Summit
9 1 (0.037%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 730 (26.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 308 (11.29%) Amazon EC2
3 193 (7.07%) IaaS
4 189 (6.93%) Amazon S3
5 188 (6.89%) PaaS
6 183 (6.71%) Cloud Computing
7 172 (6.30%) GitHub
8 169 (6.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 140 (5.13%) SaaS
10 98 (3.59%) Google Cloud Platform
11 94 (3.44%) Heroku
12 68 (2.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 62 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
14 56 (2.05%) Office 365
15 51 (1.87%) CloudFront
15 51 (1.87%) Route 53
16 48 (1.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 42 (1.54%) Google App Engine
18 41 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 41 (1.50%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 205 (7.51%) Firewall
2 187 (6.85%) HTTP
3 168 (6.16%) DNS
4 157 (5.75%) TCP/IP
5 121 (4.43%) Internet
6 112 (4.10%) LAN
7 101 (3.70%) WAN
8 98 (3.59%) SSL
9 63 (2.31%) SAN
9 63 (2.31%) VPN
10 62 (2.27%) DHCP
11 43 (1.58%) LDAP
12 39 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
13 38 (1.39%) SMTP
14 37 (1.36%) NAS
15 33 (1.21%) Network Security
16 30 (1.10%) iSCSI
17 28 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
18 27 (0.99%) FTP
19 24 (0.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (14.62%) NoSQL
2 303 (11.10%) MySQL
3 291 (10.66%) MongoDB
4 215 (7.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 205 (7.51%) SQL Server
6 183 (6.71%) PostgreSQL
7 156 (5.72%) Big Data
8 154 (5.64%) Amazon RDS
9 118 (4.32%) Hadoop
10 117 (4.29%) Redis
11 86 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 86 (3.15%) Relational Database
12 72 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
13 68 (2.49%) Amazon Redshift
14 46 (1.69%) Oracle Database
15 41 (1.50%) Apache Hive
16 28 (1.03%) Neo4j
17 27 (0.99%) HBase
17 27 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
18 26 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 604 (22.13%) Git (software)
2 562 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 213 (7.81%) JIRA
4 200 (7.33%) Maven
5 155 (5.68%) Subversion
6 121 (4.43%) Cucumber
7 105 (3.85%) Vagrant
8 95 (3.48%) TeamCity
9 93 (3.41%) Artifactory
10 92 (3.37%) Selenium
11 91 (3.33%) Hudson
12 85 (3.11%) GitLab
13 84 (3.08%) JUnit
14 74 (2.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 66 (2.42%) Gradle
16 62 (2.27%) Travis CI
17 51 (1.87%) Ant
18 46 (1.69%) Mockito
19 44 (1.61%) Mocha
20 41 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 408 (14.95%) Finance
2 108 (3.96%) Banking
3 95 (3.48%) Publishing
4 68 (2.49%) Retail
5 61 (2.24%) Marketing
6 59 (2.16%) Telecoms
7 27 (0.99%) Games
7 27 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 26 (0.95%) Electronics
9 24 (0.88%) Advertising
10 16 (0.59%) Legal
11 14 (0.51%) Billing
12 13 (0.48%) Law
13 11 (0.40%) Back Office
14 9 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.15%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.15%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.037%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.037%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 764 (28.00%) Developer
2 663 (24.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 466 (17.08%) Architect
4 297 (10.88%) AWS Engineer
5 269 (9.86%) Java Developer
6 194 (7.11%) Cloud Engineer
7 178 (6.52%) Cloud Architect
8 152 (5.57%) Linux Engineer
9 142 (5.20%) Senior Developer
10 138 (5.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 122 (4.47%) AWS Architect
12 120 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
13 117 (4.29%) Consultant
14 102 (3.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 100 (3.66%) Technical Architect
16 98 (3.59%) Infrastructure Architect
17 96 (3.52%) Administrator
17 96 (3.52%) AWS Developer
18 91 (3.33%) Analyst
19 87 (3.19%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 909 (33.31%) Web Services
2 300 (10.99%) HTML
3 284 (10.41%) .NET
4 272 (9.97%) CSS
5 205 (7.51%) AngularJS
6 199 (7.29%) REST
7 192 (7.04%) RESTful
8 163 (5.97%) HTML5
9 159 (5.83%) Spring
10 139 (5.09%) Sensu
11 128 (4.69%) LAMP
12 127 (4.65%) JSON
13 116 (4.25%) RabbitMQ
14 110 (4.03%) J2EE
15 102 (3.74%) jQuery
16 99 (3.63%) ELK Stack
17 90 (3.30%) XML
18 83 (3.04%) CSS3
18 83 (3.04%) Middleware
19 76 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 158 (5.79%) Data Centre
2 98 (3.59%) Public Cloud
3 87 (3.19%) Private Cloud
4 84 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 77 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 55 (2.02%) Mobile App
7 53 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 51 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
9 50 (1.83%) User Experience
10 49 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
11 37 (1.36%) Visualisation
12 29 (1.06%) Data Integration
13 28 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 28 (1.03%) Digital Media
14 27 (0.99%) PKI
14 27 (0.99%) Replication
15 24 (0.88%) Fintech
16 23 (0.84%) Data Structures
17 22 (0.81%) STB
18 20 (0.73%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1218 (44.63%) Linux
2 475 (17.41%) Windows
3 300 (10.99%) Unix
4 171 (6.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 170 (6.23%) Windows Server
6 160 (5.86%) CentOS
7 118 (4.32%) Ubuntu
8 88 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 81 (2.97%) CoreOS
10 52 (1.91%) Android
11 49 (1.80%) Apple iOS
12 46 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (1.50%) Debian
14 24 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (0.70%) Solaris
16 17 (0.62%) VMS
17 11 (0.40%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.37%) Fedora
19 8 (0.29%) Mac OS X Server
19 8 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1135 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
2 1098 (40.23%) DevOps
3 599 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
4 517 (18.94%) Configuration Management
5 471 (17.26%) TDD
6 375 (13.74%) Scrum
7 308 (11.29%) Open Source
8 283 (10.37%) Migration
9 258 (9.45%) BDD
9 258 (9.45%) Continuous Delivery
10 240 (8.79%) E-Commerce
11 220 (8.06%) Software Engineering
12 157 (5.75%) OO
13 132 (4.84%) High Availability
14 127 (4.65%) MVC
15 123 (4.51%) Pair Programming
16 107 (3.92%) Kanban
17 103 (3.77%) Analytics
18 102 (3.74%) SOA
19 96 (3.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 933 (34.19%) Java
2 718 (26.31%) Python
3 633 (23.20%) Ruby
4 441 (16.16%) JavaScript
5 437 (16.01%) SQL
6 343 (12.57%) Bash Shell
7 279 (10.22%) Perl
8 237 (8.68%) PHP
9 230 (8.43%) PowerShell
10 176 (6.45%) C#
11 160 (5.86%) Go
12 143 (5.24%) Scala
13 106 (3.88%) Shell Script
14 89 (3.26%) C++
15 85 (3.11%) Groovy
16 35 (1.28%) R
17 33 (1.21%) C
18 32 (1.17%) Clojure
19 22 (0.81%) Erlang
20 17 (0.62%) Korn
Qualifications
1 196 (7.18%) Security Cleared
2 153 (5.61%) SC Cleared
3 112 (4.10%) Degree
4 39 (1.43%) AWS Certification
5 38 (1.39%) CISSP
6 35 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
8 26 (0.95%) DV Cleared
8 26 (0.95%) MCSE
9 22 (0.81%) CCNA
10 21 (0.77%) CISM
11 17 (0.62%) MCSA
12 16 (0.59%) BC Cleared
13 14 (0.51%) MCP
14 12 (0.44%) CISA
14 12 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (0.29%) CCNP
16 7 (0.26%) ISEB
17 6 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (2.57%) QA
2 35 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 25 (0.92%) SLA
5 18 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.037%) COBIT
7 1 (0.037%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.037%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 486 (17.81%) Docker
2 266 (9.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 175 (6.41%) Active Directory
4 110 (4.03%) vSphere
5 73 (2.67%) Ceph
6 72 (2.64%) GlusterFS
7 68 (2.49%) vCloud
8 46 (1.69%) Hyper-V
9 44 (1.61%) Xen
10 34 (1.25%) KVM
11 25 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
12 21 (0.77%) NFS
13 19 (0.70%) Squid
14 18 (0.66%) XenServer
15 16 (0.59%) VMware ESX
15 16 (0.59%) XenApp
16 15 (0.55%) XenDesktop
17 14 (0.51%) Apache Flume
17 14 (0.51%) HDFS
17 14 (0.51%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 841 (30.82%) Puppet
2 574 (21.03%) Opscode Chef
3 495 (18.14%) Ansible
4 172 (6.30%) Graphite
5 160 (5.86%) Kubernetes
6 144 (5.28%) logstash
7 120 (4.40%) Nagios
8 105 (3.85%) HAProxy
9 96 (3.52%) Packer
10 88 (3.22%) Salt
11 86 (3.15%) Terraform
12 74 (2.71%) SCCM
13 60 (2.20%) ZABBIX
14 54 (1.98%) Mesos
15 52 (1.91%) Uchiwa
16 50 (1.83%) Kibana
17 42 (1.54%) Grafana
18 38 (1.39%) SCOM
19 35 (1.28%) Cacti
20 18 (0.66%) StatsD
Vendors
1 416 (15.24%) VMware
2 324 (11.87%) Microsoft
3 240 (8.79%) Oracle
4 204 (7.48%) Google
5 173 (6.34%) Red Hat
6 111 (4.07%) Rackspace
7 107 (3.92%) Atlassian
8 92 (3.37%) Splunk
9 81 (2.97%) Cisco
10 80 (2.93%) Citrix
11 64 (2.35%) IBM
12 58 (2.13%) SAP
13 52 (1.91%) HP
14 45 (1.65%) Dell
15 43 (1.58%) NetApp
16 37 (1.36%) New Relic
16 37 (1.36%) Sitecore
17 35 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
18 33 (1.21%) Adobe
18 33 (1.21%) EMC
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day Contract
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + depending experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + likely extension
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day 3 months contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £401.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £470 per day + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £375 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 4 days ago