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 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK / England
Rank 39 78 157
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +79
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2041 1264 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.87% 2.65% 1.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.89% 33.51% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1521 999 529
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £103.75 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+492.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £30.00

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
5386 3772 2393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.86% 7.91% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3841 2671 1550
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 62 85
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £13.56 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £100.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +33 1362 £510 +2.00% 379
South East +20 197 £475 +11.76% 79
North West +57 143 £438 -2.77% 65
South West +50 78 £415 -1.77% 31
Yorkshire +8 71 £450 +4.04% 28
East of England +12 64 £538 +13.15% 33
West Midlands +26 52 £489 +22.25% 22
North East +15 35 £450 -20.00% 14
East Midlands +21 30 £375 +7.14% 11
Midlands +5 6 £600 -7.69%
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 1742 (43.04%) DevOps
2 1715 (42.38%) Agile Software Development
3 1530 (37.81%) Linux
4 1310 (32.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1148 (28.37%) Java
6 1074 (26.54%) Jenkins
7 1064 (26.29%) Puppet
8 1012 (25.01%) Python
9 1009 (24.93%) Web Services
10 994 (24.56%) Docker
11 909 (22.46%) Ansible
12 850 (21.00%) Continuous Integration
13 771 (19.05%) Git (software)
14 675 (16.68%) Opscode Chef
15 633 (15.64%) JavaScript
15 633 (15.64%) Ruby
16 626 (15.47%) TDD
17 606 (14.97%) Configuration Management
18 565 (13.96%) Windows
19 554 (13.69%) Scrum
20 513 (12.68%) VMware
21 509 (12.58%) Finance
22 475 (11.74%) HTML
23 461 (11.39%) SQL
24 450 (11.12%) Bash Shell
25 447 (11.05%) Microservices
26 438 (10.82%) Amazon EC2
27 421 (10.40%) Open Source
28 399 (9.86%) Terraform
29 393 (9.71%) Security Cleared

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
1 318 (7.86%) Elasticsearch
2 286 (7.07%) Apache
3 212 (5.24%) Confluence
4 202 (4.99%) OpenStack
5 199 (4.92%) Apache Spark
6 184 (4.55%) nginx
7 161 (3.98%) Cloud Foundry
8 151 (3.73%) Tomcat
9 130 (3.21%) IIS
10 82 (2.03%) WebLogic
11 81 (2.00%) WebSphere
12 63 (1.56%) Apache Pig
13 61 (1.51%) JBoss
14 46 (1.14%) Apache Solr
14 46 (1.14%) CMS
15 30 (0.74%) Jetty
16 25 (0.62%) Mongrel
16 25 (0.62%) Mule
17 24 (0.59%) WordPress
18 23 (0.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 93 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.11%) HipChat
3 17 (0.42%) MS Office
4 7 (0.17%) MS Project
5 6 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.12%) SPSS
7 4 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.049%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.025%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.025%) InVision
9 1 (0.025%) Stata
Business Applications
1 57 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.074%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.074%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.074%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.074%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.049%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.049%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.049%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.049%) SAP MDG
6 2 (0.049%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.049%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.025%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.025%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.025%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.025%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.025%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1310 (32.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 438 (10.82%) Amazon EC2
3 336 (8.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 318 (7.86%) Amazon S3
5 305 (7.54%) PaaS
6 247 (6.10%) IaaS
7 226 (5.58%) GitHub
8 177 (4.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 132 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
9 132 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 130 (3.21%) SaaS
11 121 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
12 105 (2.59%) Office 365
13 96 (2.37%) Amazon ELB
13 96 (2.37%) Amazon EMR
14 95 (2.35%) Route 53
15 90 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
16 87 (2.15%) Heroku
17 85 (2.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 85 (2.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 315 (7.78%) DNS
2 280 (6.92%) Firewall
3 268 (6.62%) HTTP
4 207 (5.11%) TCP/IP
5 197 (4.87%) VPN
6 152 (3.76%) SSL
7 136 (3.36%) WAN
8 115 (2.84%) LAN
9 97 (2.40%) Internet
10 94 (2.32%) DHCP
11 70 (1.73%) SAN
12 69 (1.70%) Network Security
13 62 (1.53%) SSH
14 54 (1.33%) OpenLDAP
15 51 (1.26%) IPsec
15 51 (1.26%) LDAP
16 48 (1.19%) OpenVPN
17 47 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
18 38 (0.94%) FTP
19 37 (0.91%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 379 (9.36%) Big Data
2 369 (9.12%) Hadoop
3 367 (9.07%) PostgreSQL
4 366 (9.04%) SQL Server
5 348 (8.60%) MongoDB
6 333 (8.23%) NoSQL
7 323 (7.98%) MySQL
8 227 (5.61%) Amazon RDS
9 148 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 148 (3.66%) Relational Database
10 138 (3.41%) Apache Hive
11 134 (3.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 131 (3.24%) Redis
13 93 (2.30%) Amazon Redshift
14 82 (2.03%) Oracle Database
15 72 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
16 68 (1.68%) HBase
17 49 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
18 39 (0.96%) RDBMS
19 32 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1074 (26.54%) Jenkins
2 771 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 338 (8.35%) JIRA
4 248 (6.13%) Maven
5 153 (3.78%) Vagrant
6 144 (3.56%) JUnit
7 141 (3.48%) Sonatype Nexus
8 136 (3.36%) TeamCity
9 120 (2.97%) Subversion
10 119 (2.94%) Cucumber
11 109 (2.69%) Selenium
12 96 (2.37%) SonarQube
13 90 (2.22%) Ant
14 89 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
15 85 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 80 (1.98%) Bitbucket
17 68 (1.68%) Gradle
18 54 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
19 51 (1.26%) Travis CI
20 49 (1.21%) Mockito
General
1 509 (12.58%) Finance
2 171 (4.23%) Banking
3 140 (3.46%) Retail
4 104 (2.57%) Marketing
5 88 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 58 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 57 (1.41%) Electronics
8 51 (1.26%) Publishing
9 46 (1.14%) Games
10 37 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 28 (0.69%) Investment Banking
12 26 (0.64%) Front Office
13 25 (0.62%) Advertising
13 25 (0.62%) Legal
14 16 (0.40%) Law
15 14 (0.35%) Back Office
16 9 (0.22%) Multimedia
16 9 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.20%) Billing
17 8 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1028 (25.40%) Developer
2 932 (23.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 701 (17.32%) Architect
4 488 (12.06%) AWS Engineer
5 422 (10.43%) AWS DevOps
6 370 (9.14%) Java Developer
7 239 (5.91%) Cloud Architect
8 230 (5.68%) Cloud Engineer
9 211 (5.21%) Consultant
10 209 (5.16%) AWS Architect
11 200 (4.94%) AWS Developer
12 188 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
13 170 (4.20%) Senior Developer
14 159 (3.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 136 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
16 131 (3.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 126 (3.11%) Senior DevOps
18 122 (3.01%) Administrator
19 117 (2.89%) Technical Architect
20 115 (2.84%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1009 (24.93%) Web Services
2 475 (11.74%) HTML
3 378 (9.34%) CSS
4 362 (8.94%) Node.js
5 359 (8.87%) .NET
6 340 (8.40%) REST
7 314 (7.76%) AngularJS
8 256 (6.33%) JSON
9 235 (5.81%) Spring
10 231 (5.71%) RESTful
11 217 (5.36%) HTML5
12 215 (5.31%) Elastic Stack
13 194 (4.79%) Kafka
14 161 (3.98%) React
15 154 (3.81%) ASP.NET
16 145 (3.58%) XML
17 127 (3.14%) CSS3
18 117 (2.89%) jQuery
19 110 (2.72%) J2EE
20 107 (2.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 238 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 210 (5.19%) Data Centre
3 145 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
4 109 (2.69%) User Experience
5 89 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 71 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 70 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
7 70 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 67 (1.66%) PKI
9 63 (1.56%) Private Cloud
10 57 (1.41%) Algorithms
11 47 (1.16%) Management Information System
12 40 (0.99%) Data Structures
13 38 (0.94%) Replication
14 36 (0.89%) Video on Demand
15 35 (0.86%) Clustering
16 29 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
16 29 (0.72%) Fintech
17 21 (0.52%) Streaming Video
18 20 (0.49%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1530 (37.81%) Linux
2 565 (13.96%) Windows
3 317 (7.83%) Unix
4 291 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 221 (5.46%) CentOS
6 210 (5.19%) Windows Server
7 102 (2.52%) Ubuntu
8 99 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 96 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 57 (1.41%) Android
11 49 (1.21%) Apple iOS
12 44 (1.09%) CoreOS
13 36 (0.89%) Solaris
14 29 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
15 22 (0.54%) Mac OS X
15 22 (0.54%) SUSE
15 22 (0.54%) Windows 10
16 18 (0.44%) AIX
17 17 (0.42%) Windows 7
18 14 (0.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1742 (43.04%) DevOps
2 1715 (42.38%) Agile Software Development
3 850 (21.00%) Continuous Integration
4 626 (15.47%) TDD
5 606 (14.97%) Configuration Management
6 554 (13.69%) Scrum
7 447 (11.05%) Microservices
8 421 (10.40%) Open Source
9 383 (9.46%) BDD
10 352 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 335 (8.28%) High Availability
12 331 (8.18%) Migration
13 306 (7.56%) E-Commerce
14 297 (7.34%) Software Engineering
15 215 (5.31%) MVC
16 206 (5.09%) Kanban
17 190 (4.69%) Load Balancing
18 157 (3.88%) Analytics
19 151 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
19 151 (3.73%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1148 (28.37%) Java
2 1012 (25.01%) Python
3 633 (15.64%) JavaScript
3 633 (15.64%) Ruby
4 461 (11.39%) SQL
5 450 (11.12%) Bash Shell
6 287 (7.09%) C#
7 286 (7.07%) PowerShell
8 283 (6.99%) Scala
9 230 (5.68%) Perl
10 211 (5.21%) PHP
11 178 (4.40%) Go
12 145 (3.58%) Shell Script
13 112 (2.77%) C
14 71 (1.75%) C++
15 67 (1.66%) R
16 48 (1.19%) Groovy
17 33 (0.82%) ES6
18 31 (0.77%) Clojure
19 21 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 393 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 331 (8.18%) SC Cleared
3 132 (3.26%) Degree
4 72 (1.78%) AWS Certification
5 54 (1.33%) CISSP
6 50 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 50 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 41 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (0.74%) CCNP
9 29 (0.72%) MCSE
10 27 (0.67%) DV Cleared
11 25 (0.62%) PMP
12 24 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
13 20 (0.49%) PMI Certification
14 19 (0.47%) CCNA
14 19 (0.47%) CISMP
15 17 (0.42%) CCIE
16 16 (0.40%) CISM
17 15 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (0.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (3.24%) QA
2 65 (1.61%) PCI DSS
3 50 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 29 (0.72%) SLA
6 20 (0.49%) COBIT
7 11 (0.27%) GDPR
7 11 (0.27%) ISO27002
8 9 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.22%) EMIR
8 9 (0.22%) GCP
8 9 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 9 (0.22%) MiFID
9 5 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.099%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.099%) RMADS
10 4 (0.099%) SDET
11 3 (0.074%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.049%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 994 (24.56%) Docker
2 253 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 245 (6.05%) Active Directory
4 127 (3.14%) vCloud
5 87 (2.15%) vSphere
6 84 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
7 77 (1.90%) Hyper-V
8 74 (1.83%) HDFS
9 47 (1.16%) Postfix
9 47 (1.16%) Squid
10 45 (1.11%) Xen
11 44 (1.09%) VMware ESX
12 37 (0.91%) XenApp
13 26 (0.64%) Apache Flume
14 21 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
15 19 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
16 18 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
17 17 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 15 (0.37%) XenServer
19 14 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1064 (26.29%) Puppet
2 909 (22.46%) Ansible
3 675 (16.68%) Opscode Chef
4 399 (9.86%) Terraform
5 333 (8.23%) Kubernetes
6 161 (3.98%) logstash
7 152 (3.76%) Kibana
8 118 (2.92%) ZABBIX
9 110 (2.72%) Salt
10 105 (2.59%) Nagios
11 78 (1.93%) Packer
12 75 (1.85%) Mesos
13 69 (1.70%) Consul
14 66 (1.63%) SCCM
15 63 (1.56%) Rancher
16 61 (1.51%) Docker Swarm
17 51 (1.26%) Graphite
18 37 (0.91%) HAProxy
19 36 (0.89%) Grafana
20 31 (0.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 513 (12.68%) VMware
2 386 (9.54%) Microsoft
3 371 (9.17%) Oracle
4 232 (5.73%) Red Hat
5 212 (5.24%) Google
6 161 (3.98%) Splunk
7 149 (3.68%) Cisco
8 142 (3.51%) Atlassian
9 96 (2.37%) Citrix
10 94 (2.32%) SAP
11 90 (2.22%) New Relic
12 87 (2.15%) AppDynamics
13 75 (1.85%) Rackspace
14 71 (1.75%) HP
14 71 (1.75%) SaltStack
15 67 (1.66%) IBM
16 52 (1.28%) Sonatype
17 48 (1.19%) Hortonworks
18 47 (1.16%) MuleSoft
18 47 (1.16%) Talend
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