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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 57 100 164
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +64
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 1784 1056 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.64% 2.07% 1.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.06% 33.21% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1375 747 449
Median daily rate £500 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 4
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £115.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £115.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -66.08%
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
4947 3180 2138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.09% 6.24% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3511 2091 1393
Median daily rate £470 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.63% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 63 48
Median hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.14% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £40.80 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.14 £25.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-35.43% +61.29%

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 1 July 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 1 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
London +45 1112 £500 +14.22% 314
South East +39 224 £450 +9.09% 87
South West +45 90 £400 - 19
North West -18 84 £450 +12.50% 32
East of England -3 78 £475 +15.15% 21
Yorkshire +21 74 £550 +31.57% 29
West Midlands +27 59 £415 -0.59% 6
East Midlands +35 51 £550 -4.34% 15
North East -61 8 £500 +66.66% 7
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 1396 (44.42%) Linux
2 1388 (44.16%) DevOps
3 1269 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1053 (33.50%) Puppet
5 1006 (32.01%) Java
6 959 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 896 (28.51%) Web Services
8 777 (24.72%) Python
9 744 (23.67%) Continuous Integration
10 739 (23.51%) Ruby
11 733 (23.32%) Opscode Chef
12 688 (21.89%) Git (software)
13 687 (21.86%) Ansible
14 673 (21.41%) Jenkins
15 635 (20.20%) Docker
16 573 (18.23%) Configuration Management
17 540 (17.18%) Windows
18 530 (16.86%) JavaScript
19 522 (16.61%) TDD
20 491 (15.62%) SQL
21 455 (14.48%) Finance
22 445 (14.16%) VMware
23 411 (13.08%) NoSQL
24 396 (12.60%) Scrum
25 383 (12.19%) Bash Shell
26 376 (11.96%) Open Source
27 361 (11.49%) HTML
28 353 (11.23%) MySQL
29 348 (11.07%) Amazon EC2
30 342 (10.88%) Unix

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
1 339 (10.79%) OpenStack
2 254 (8.08%) Apache
3 253 (8.05%) Tomcat
4 219 (6.97%) nginx
5 124 (3.95%) IIS
6 123 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
7 98 (3.12%) Cloud Foundry
8 91 (2.90%) Confluence
9 85 (2.70%) Apache Spark
10 83 (2.64%) WebSphere
11 79 (2.51%) JBoss
12 72 (2.29%) WebLogic
13 52 (1.65%) Jetty
14 44 (1.40%) CMS
15 42 (1.34%) SharePoint
16 38 (1.21%) Mule
17 29 (0.92%) Apache Solr
18 23 (0.73%) Mule ESB
19 22 (0.70%) WordPress
20 17 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 81 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 15 (0.48%) MS Office
4 13 (0.41%) HipChat
5 7 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.13%) MS Project
8 2 (0.064%) Weka
9 1 (0.032%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.032%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.032%) Gliffy
9 1 (0.032%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.032%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.76%) Magento
2 24 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.25%) SAP MDM
5 6 (0.19%) Maximo
6 4 (0.13%) BigMachines
6 4 (0.13%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.095%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.064%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.064%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.032%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.032%) OpenText Process Suite
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.032%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.032%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.032%) SAP hybris
9 1 (0.032%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.032%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 959 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 348 (11.07%) Amazon EC2
3 255 (8.11%) PaaS
4 247 (7.86%) IaaS
5 238 (7.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 219 (6.97%) Amazon S3
7 198 (6.30%) Cloud Computing
8 195 (6.20%) GitHub
9 164 (5.22%) SaaS
10 112 (3.56%) Google Cloud Platform
11 100 (3.18%) Office 365
12 94 (2.99%) Heroku
13 88 (2.80%) Amazon SQS
14 84 (2.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 57 (1.81%) CloudFront
15 57 (1.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 56 (1.78%) Route 53
17 55 (1.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 55 (1.75%) Google App Engine
18 50 (1.59%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 249 (7.92%) Firewall
2 178 (5.66%) DNS
3 155 (4.93%) HTTP
4 154 (4.90%) TCP/IP
5 116 (3.69%) Internet
5 116 (3.69%) LAN
6 115 (3.66%) WAN
7 109 (3.47%) VPN
8 103 (3.28%) SSL
9 69 (2.20%) Network Security
10 60 (1.91%) DHCP
11 57 (1.81%) SAN
12 53 (1.69%) LDAP
13 48 (1.53%) Wireless
14 40 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
15 28 (0.89%) NAS
16 27 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
17 25 (0.80%) SMTP
18 21 (0.67%) FTP
19 19 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 411 (13.08%) NoSQL
2 353 (11.23%) MySQL
3 321 (10.21%) MongoDB
4 250 (7.95%) SQL Server
5 232 (7.38%) PostgreSQL
6 195 (6.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 167 (5.31%) Amazon RDS
8 158 (5.03%) Big Data
8 158 (5.03%) Hadoop
9 138 (4.39%) Redis
10 130 (4.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 94 (2.99%) Relational Database
12 70 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
13 69 (2.20%) Amazon Redshift
14 47 (1.50%) Neo4j
15 34 (1.08%) Apache Hive
16 33 (1.05%) Oracle Database
17 27 (0.86%) HBase
17 27 (0.86%) RDBMS
18 25 (0.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 688 (21.89%) Git (software)
2 673 (21.41%) Jenkins
3 222 (7.06%) JIRA
4 193 (6.14%) Maven
5 140 (4.45%) Vagrant
6 136 (4.33%) TeamCity
7 135 (4.30%) Subversion
8 126 (4.01%) Artifactory
9 111 (3.53%) GitLab
10 97 (3.09%) JUnit
11 93 (2.96%) Hudson
12 89 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 84 (2.67%) Cucumber
14 70 (2.23%) Selenium
15 64 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
16 55 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
17 54 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
18 52 (1.65%) Travis CI
19 50 (1.59%) Ant
20 44 (1.40%) Gradle
General
1 455 (14.48%) Finance
2 97 (3.09%) Banking
3 96 (3.05%) Retail
4 93 (2.96%) Publishing
5 70 (2.23%) Marketing
6 68 (2.16%) Telecoms
7 30 (0.95%) Advertising
8 29 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 27 (0.86%) Games
10 26 (0.83%) Electronics
11 15 (0.48%) Legal
12 14 (0.45%) Back Office
13 13 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.25%) Billing
15 8 (0.25%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.25%) Law
16 3 (0.095%) Automotive
16 3 (0.095%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.032%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 855 (27.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 829 (26.38%) Developer
3 546 (17.37%) Architect
4 343 (10.91%) AWS Engineer
5 301 (9.58%) Java Developer
6 292 (9.29%) AWS DevOps
7 210 (6.68%) Cloud Architect
8 195 (6.20%) Cloud Engineer
9 166 (5.28%) Linux Engineer
10 164 (5.22%) Senior Developer
11 161 (5.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 158 (5.03%) Consultant
13 149 (4.74%) AWS Architect
14 141 (4.49%) AWS Developer
15 126 (4.01%) Technical Architect
16 119 (3.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 119 (3.79%) Senior DevOps
17 111 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
18 109 (3.47%) Infrastructure Architect
19 98 (3.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 896 (28.51%) Web Services
2 361 (11.49%) HTML
3 319 (10.15%) .NET
4 302 (9.61%) CSS
5 286 (9.10%) Node.js
6 220 (7.00%) AngularJS
7 213 (6.78%) REST
8 199 (6.33%) HTML5
9 166 (5.28%) Spring
10 161 (5.12%) RESTful
11 155 (4.93%) JSON
12 147 (4.68%) Sensu
13 140 (4.45%) RabbitMQ
14 134 (4.26%) LAMP
15 122 (3.88%) J2EE
16 121 (3.85%) XML
17 111 (3.53%) jQuery
18 106 (3.37%) CSS3
19 105 (3.34%) SOAP
20 96 (3.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 174 (5.54%) Data Centre
2 144 (4.58%) Public Cloud
3 99 (3.15%) Private Cloud
4 77 (2.45%) Computer Science
5 72 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
6 71 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 68 (2.16%) Mobile App
8 63 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 62 (1.97%) User Experience
10 55 (1.75%) Management Information System
11 38 (1.21%) Visualisation
12 37 (1.18%) PKI
13 34 (1.08%) Clustering
13 34 (1.08%) Data Structures
14 33 (1.05%) Algorithms
15 22 (0.70%) Replication
16 21 (0.67%) Data Integration
16 21 (0.67%) Digital Media
16 21 (0.67%) Wiki
17 20 (0.64%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1396 (44.42%) Linux
2 540 (17.18%) Windows
3 342 (10.88%) Unix
4 174 (5.54%) Windows Server
5 172 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 164 (5.22%) CentOS
7 122 (3.88%) Ubuntu
8 101 (3.21%) CoreOS
9 88 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 60 (1.91%) Apple iOS
11 59 (1.88%) Android
12 56 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 38 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 37 (1.18%) Mac OS X
15 34 (1.08%) Debian
16 27 (0.86%) Solaris
17 26 (0.83%) Fedora
18 24 (0.76%) VMS
19 11 (0.35%) AIX
20 9 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1388 (44.16%) DevOps
2 1269 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
3 744 (23.67%) Continuous Integration
4 573 (18.23%) Configuration Management
5 522 (16.61%) TDD
6 396 (12.60%) Scrum
7 376 (11.96%) Open Source
8 319 (10.15%) Continuous Delivery
9 287 (9.13%) Migration
10 260 (8.27%) E-Commerce
11 242 (7.70%) BDD
12 238 (7.57%) Software Engineering
13 169 (5.38%) High Availability
14 154 (4.90%) MVC
14 154 (4.90%) OO
15 141 (4.49%) Microservices
16 132 (4.20%) Kanban
17 123 (3.91%) ITIL
18 114 (3.63%) Mentoring
18 114 (3.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1006 (32.01%) Java
2 777 (24.72%) Python
3 739 (23.51%) Ruby
4 530 (16.86%) JavaScript
5 491 (15.62%) SQL
6 383 (12.19%) Bash Shell
7 335 (10.66%) Perl
8 282 (8.97%) PHP
9 256 (8.15%) PowerShell
10 214 (6.81%) C#
11 190 (6.05%) Go
12 170 (5.41%) Scala
13 108 (3.44%) Shell Script
14 83 (2.64%) C++
15 70 (2.23%) Groovy
16 45 (1.43%) Clojure
17 30 (0.95%) C
17 30 (0.95%) Jython
17 30 (0.95%) R
18 27 (0.86%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 238 (7.57%) Security Cleared
2 176 (5.60%) SC Cleared
3 110 (3.50%) Degree
4 74 (2.35%) CISSP
5 56 (1.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 44 (1.40%) AWS Certification
7 32 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (0.89%) MCSE
9 27 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (0.73%) DV Cleared
11 21 (0.67%) CCNA
12 20 (0.64%) BC Cleared
13 19 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (0.54%) CISM
15 12 (0.38%) CISA
16 10 (0.32%) ISSAP
16 10 (0.32%) MCSA
17 9 (0.29%) CISMP
18 8 (0.25%) CCNP
19 7 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (2.67%) QA
2 44 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 42 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.45%) SLA
6 11 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.032%) BS7799
7 1 (0.032%) GCP
7 1 (0.032%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 635 (20.20%) Docker
2 274 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 227 (7.22%) Active Directory
4 105 (3.34%) vSphere
5 100 (3.18%) flannel
6 98 (3.12%) etcd
7 92 (2.93%) Ceph
8 91 (2.90%) GlusterFS
9 86 (2.74%) vCloud
10 64 (2.04%) Hyper-V
11 56 (1.78%) Xen
12 43 (1.37%) KVM
12 43 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
13 27 (0.86%) NFS
14 22 (0.70%) VMware ESX
15 20 (0.64%) XenDesktop
16 19 (0.60%) XenServer
17 18 (0.57%) Squid
18 16 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
18 16 (0.51%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1053 (33.50%) Puppet
2 733 (23.32%) Opscode Chef
3 687 (21.86%) Ansible
4 245 (7.80%) Kubernetes
5 164 (5.22%) logstash
6 157 (5.00%) Graphite
7 147 (4.68%) Terraform
8 130 (4.14%) HAProxy
9 121 (3.85%) Nagios
10 106 (3.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 104 (3.31%) Packer
12 97 (3.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 92 (2.93%) rkt
14 91 (2.90%) Salt
15 77 (2.45%) SCCM
16 71 (2.26%) Mesos
17 61 (1.94%) ZABBIX
18 60 (1.91%) Kibana
19 49 (1.56%) Consul
20 47 (1.50%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 445 (14.16%) VMware
2 324 (10.31%) Microsoft
3 258 (8.21%) Oracle
4 247 (7.86%) Google
5 194 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 122 (3.88%) Rackspace
7 119 (3.79%) Cisco
8 111 (3.53%) Splunk
9 97 (3.09%) Citrix
10 96 (3.05%) Atlassian
11 65 (2.07%) IBM
12 55 (1.75%) SAP
13 53 (1.69%) HP
14 50 (1.59%) NetApp
15 41 (1.30%) EMC
15 41 (1.30%) MuleSoft
16 38 (1.21%) Dell
16 38 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
17 36 (1.15%) Adobe
18 35 (1.11%) Sitecore
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Initial Contract to 31st December 2016
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Skilliantech Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Skilliantech Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Xcede
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
83Zero
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, start 11 July
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £450 per day Initial contract until December 2016
Posted: 23 hours ago