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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 48 123 171
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +48
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2028 976 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.07% 1.89% 1.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.21% 30.23% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 697 453
Median daily rate £484 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £189.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.48% -79.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £189.00
% change year-on-year
-54.48% -79.36%
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
5308 3229 2206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.66% 6.24% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3768 2164 1437
Median daily rate £475 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 45 53
Median hourly rate £17.75 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.04% +37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.08 £46.00 £30.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

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 29 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 29 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 +54 1270 £500 +11.11% 283
South East +82 287 £463 +8.82% 69
South West +42 99 £450 +19.20% 17
Yorkshire +43 86 £550 +15.78% 28
North West +13 81 £450 +12.50% 40
East of England -5 71 £475 +15.15% 23
West Midlands +31 69 £415 -0.59% 11
East Midlands +45 52 £488 -15.21% 7
North East -34 6 £500 +42.85% 6
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 1610 (45.36%) DevOps
2 1497 (42.18%) Linux
3 1458 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
4 1212 (34.15%) Puppet
5 1143 (32.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 1086 (30.60%) Java
7 939 (26.46%) Web Services
8 839 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
9 825 (23.25%) Opscode Chef
10 824 (23.22%) Ruby
11 813 (22.91%) Python
11 813 (22.91%) Ansible
12 789 (22.23%) Git (software)
13 786 (22.15%) Jenkins
14 734 (20.68%) Docker
15 651 (18.34%) Configuration Management
16 643 (18.12%) JavaScript
17 598 (16.85%) Windows
18 561 (15.81%) TDD
19 512 (14.43%) SQL
20 504 (14.20%) VMware
21 493 (13.89%) Scrum
22 483 (13.61%) Finance
23 421 (11.86%) NoSQL
24 412 (11.61%) HTML
25 395 (11.13%) Open Source
26 387 (10.90%) Bash Shell
27 384 (10.82%) Continuous Delivery
28 369 (10.40%) Amazon EC2
29 359 (10.12%) 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
1 335 (9.44%) OpenStack
2 301 (8.48%) Apache
3 261 (7.35%) Tomcat
4 216 (6.09%) Elasticsearch
5 207 (5.83%) nginx
6 152 (4.28%) Confluence
7 126 (3.55%) IIS
8 107 (3.01%) Cloud Foundry
9 104 (2.93%) Apache Spark
10 101 (2.85%) WebLogic
11 86 (2.42%) WebSphere
12 83 (2.34%) JBoss
13 43 (1.21%) CMS
14 42 (1.18%) Jetty
15 41 (1.16%) SharePoint
16 40 (1.13%) Mule
17 29 (0.82%) Apache Solr
18 24 (0.68%) Mule ESB
19 19 (0.54%) WordPress
20 16 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 81 (2.28%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.63%) HipChat
3 24 (0.68%) MS Office
4 21 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.11%) MS Project
7 4 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.028%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.028%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.028%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.028%) SPSS
8 1 (0.028%) Weka
Business Applications
1 29 (0.82%) Magento
2 28 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 26 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.23%) SAP MDM
6 5 (0.14%) Maximo
7 4 (0.11%) BigMachines
7 4 (0.11%) Eloqua
7 4 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
8 3 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.085%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.085%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.056%) assyst
9 2 (0.056%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.056%) Odoo
9 2 (0.056%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.028%) OpenText Process Suite
10 1 (0.028%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.028%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.028%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1143 (32.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 369 (10.40%) Amazon EC2
3 275 (7.75%) IaaS
3 275 (7.75%) PaaS
4 267 (7.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 240 (6.76%) Amazon S3
6 236 (6.65%) GitHub
7 230 (6.48%) Cloud Computing
8 184 (5.18%) SaaS
9 117 (3.30%) Office 365
10 109 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
11 90 (2.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 90 (2.54%) Amazon SQS
12 79 (2.23%) Heroku
13 61 (1.72%) Route 53
14 57 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
14 57 (1.61%) CloudFront
14 57 (1.61%) Google App Engine
15 51 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 50 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 260 (7.33%) Firewall
2 241 (6.79%) DNS
3 159 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 141 (3.97%) VPN
5 136 (3.83%) HTTP
6 134 (3.78%) WAN
7 133 (3.75%) LAN
8 115 (3.24%) Internet
9 109 (3.07%) SSL
10 79 (2.23%) Network Security
11 69 (1.94%) SSH
12 65 (1.83%) SAN
13 58 (1.63%) DHCP
14 56 (1.58%) Wireless
15 55 (1.55%) OpenVPN
16 49 (1.38%) LDAP
17 45 (1.27%) OpenLDAP
18 35 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
19 31 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
20 27 (0.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (11.86%) NoSQL
2 359 (10.12%) MySQL
3 355 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 289 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
5 288 (8.11%) SQL Server
6 238 (6.71%) Hadoop
7 175 (4.93%) Big Data
8 169 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 166 (4.68%) Amazon RDS
10 153 (4.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 132 (3.72%) Redis
12 94 (2.65%) Relational Database
13 73 (2.06%) Amazon Redshift
13 73 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
14 49 (1.38%) Neo4j
15 42 (1.18%) HBase
16 36 (1.01%) Apache Hive
17 31 (0.87%) Couchbase
18 29 (0.82%) RDBMS
19 26 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 789 (22.23%) Git (software)
2 786 (22.15%) Jenkins
3 302 (8.51%) JIRA
4 268 (7.55%) Maven
5 174 (4.90%) JUnit
6 154 (4.34%) TeamCity
7 153 (4.31%) Vagrant
8 149 (4.20%) Subversion
9 129 (3.63%) Artifactory
10 120 (3.38%) Sonatype Nexus
11 108 (3.04%) GitLab
12 107 (3.01%) Cucumber
13 97 (2.73%) Ant
14 92 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 86 (2.42%) Hudson
16 82 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
16 82 (2.31%) SonarQube
17 71 (2.00%) Selenium
18 64 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
19 62 (1.75%) Bitbucket
General
1 483 (13.61%) Finance
2 125 (3.52%) Retail
3 117 (3.30%) Publishing
4 102 (2.87%) Banking
5 73 (2.06%) Marketing
6 71 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 32 (0.90%) Advertising
7 32 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 30 (0.85%) Electronics
9 28 (0.79%) Games
10 19 (0.54%) Back Office
11 17 (0.48%) Legal
12 15 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.25%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.23%) Billing
14 8 (0.23%) Law
15 4 (0.11%) Automotive
16 3 (0.085%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.028%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 978 (27.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 911 (25.67%) Developer
3 577 (16.26%) Architect
4 404 (11.38%) AWS Engineer
5 349 (9.83%) AWS DevOps
6 346 (9.75%) Java Developer
7 233 (6.57%) Cloud Architect
8 221 (6.23%) Cloud Engineer
9 196 (5.52%) Consultant
10 193 (5.44%) Linux Engineer
11 189 (5.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 180 (5.07%) AWS Developer
13 164 (4.62%) AWS Architect
14 163 (4.59%) Senior Developer
15 160 (4.51%) Senior DevOps
16 145 (4.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 135 (3.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 127 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
19 124 (3.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 121 (3.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 939 (26.46%) Web Services
2 412 (11.61%) HTML
3 339 (9.55%) .NET
4 337 (9.50%) CSS
5 302 (8.51%) Node.js
6 291 (8.20%) AngularJS
7 225 (6.34%) REST
8 220 (6.20%) HTML5
9 206 (5.80%) Spring
10 199 (5.61%) JSON
11 166 (4.68%) RESTful
12 163 (4.59%) RabbitMQ
13 156 (4.40%) J2EE
14 137 (3.86%) ELK Stack
15 135 (3.80%) ASP.NET
15 135 (3.80%) Sensu
16 128 (3.61%) XML
17 127 (3.58%) CSS3
18 124 (3.49%) LAMP
19 116 (3.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 213 (6.00%) Public Cloud
2 192 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 101 (2.85%) Private Cloud
4 84 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 82 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
6 80 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
7 76 (2.14%) User Experience
8 70 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
9 69 (1.94%) Mobile App
10 60 (1.69%) Management Information System
11 43 (1.21%) Clustering
12 40 (1.13%) Data Structures
13 38 (1.07%) Algorithms
13 38 (1.07%) PKI
13 38 (1.07%) Visualisation
14 31 (0.87%) Replication
15 28 (0.79%) Wiki
16 25 (0.70%) Blog
17 22 (0.62%) Enterprise Cloud
18 21 (0.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1497 (42.18%) Linux
2 598 (16.85%) Windows
3 330 (9.30%) Unix
4 220 (6.20%) CentOS
5 206 (5.80%) Windows Server
6 196 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 137 (3.86%) Ubuntu
8 95 (2.68%) CoreOS
9 92 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 67 (1.89%) Apple iOS
11 66 (1.86%) Android
12 65 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 38 (1.07%) Mac OS X
15 35 (0.99%) Fedora
16 29 (0.82%) Solaris
17 26 (0.73%) Debian
18 23 (0.65%) VMS
19 14 (0.39%) AIX
20 11 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1610 (45.36%) DevOps
2 1458 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
3 839 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
4 651 (18.34%) Configuration Management
5 561 (15.81%) TDD
6 493 (13.89%) Scrum
7 395 (11.13%) Open Source
8 384 (10.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 349 (9.83%) Migration
10 317 (8.93%) E-Commerce
11 265 (7.47%) Software Engineering
12 263 (7.41%) BDD
13 200 (5.64%) High Availability
14 198 (5.58%) MVC
15 193 (5.44%) Microservices
16 181 (5.10%) Kanban
17 140 (3.94%) ITIL
18 139 (3.92%) OO
19 136 (3.83%) Web Development
20 124 (3.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1086 (30.60%) Java
2 824 (23.22%) Ruby
3 813 (22.91%) Python
4 643 (18.12%) JavaScript
5 512 (14.43%) SQL
6 387 (10.90%) Bash Shell
7 322 (9.07%) Perl
8 301 (8.48%) PHP
9 266 (7.50%) PowerShell
10 250 (7.04%) C#
11 192 (5.41%) Scala
12 181 (5.10%) Go
13 152 (4.28%) Shell Script
14 76 (2.14%) C++
15 66 (1.86%) Groovy
16 49 (1.38%) Clojure
17 38 (1.07%) C
18 36 (1.01%) Jython
19 30 (0.85%) T-SQL
20 26 (0.73%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 293 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 223 (6.28%) SC Cleared
3 123 (3.47%) Degree
4 74 (2.09%) CISSP
5 68 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 52 (1.47%) AWS Certification
7 34 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (0.70%) DV Cleared
9 25 (0.70%) MCSE
10 24 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
11 21 (0.59%) CCNA
12 20 (0.56%) BC Cleared
13 19 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (0.48%) CISM
15 13 (0.37%) MCSA
16 12 (0.34%) CISA
17 11 (0.31%) ISEB
18 10 (0.28%) CISMP
18 10 (0.28%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (2.68%) QA
2 48 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 41 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.28%) GCP
7 4 (0.11%) SLA
8 2 (0.056%) COBIT
9 1 (0.028%) BS7799
9 1 (0.028%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.028%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 734 (20.68%) Docker
2 283 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 263 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 129 (3.63%) vCloud
5 100 (2.82%) vSphere
6 94 (2.65%) flannel
7 92 (2.59%) etcd
8 82 (2.31%) Ceph
9 81 (2.28%) GlusterFS
10 71 (2.00%) Hyper-V
11 62 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
12 57 (1.61%) Xen
13 55 (1.55%) Squid
14 49 (1.38%) KVM
15 48 (1.35%) Postfix
16 27 (0.76%) NFS
17 24 (0.68%) VMware ESX
18 20 (0.56%) XenApp
19 19 (0.54%) XenDesktop
20 18 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1212 (34.15%) Puppet
2 825 (23.25%) Opscode Chef
3 813 (22.91%) Ansible
4 325 (9.16%) Kubernetes
5 256 (7.21%) Terraform
6 187 (5.27%) logstash
7 138 (3.89%) Graphite
8 120 (3.38%) HAProxy
9 105 (2.96%) Packer
9 105 (2.96%) ZABBIX
10 104 (2.93%) Nagios
11 102 (2.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 92 (2.59%) Kibana
12 92 (2.59%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 84 (2.37%) rkt
14 82 (2.31%) Salt
15 78 (2.20%) SCCM
16 73 (2.06%) Mesos
17 47 (1.32%) Rancher
18 45 (1.27%) Consul
Vendors
1 504 (14.20%) VMware
2 336 (9.47%) Microsoft
3 290 (8.17%) Oracle
4 265 (7.47%) Google
5 219 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 133 (3.75%) Cisco
7 126 (3.55%) Rackspace
8 125 (3.52%) Atlassian
9 110 (3.10%) Splunk
10 101 (2.85%) Citrix
11 74 (2.09%) IBM
12 61 (1.72%) SAP
12 61 (1.72%) Sonatype
13 57 (1.61%) HP
14 53 (1.49%) NetApp
15 46 (1.30%) MuleSoft
16 44 (1.24%) EMC
17 41 (1.16%) Adobe
18 38 (1.07%) SaltStack
18 38 (1.07%) Talend
London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day £475, rolling contract
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £620 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500.00 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
onezeero.
Posted: 11 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Intelletec
Rate: From £400 to £420 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Salt
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £435 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
IntaPeople
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Arrows Group
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