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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 59 114 177
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +63
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 1649 904 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.34% 1.83% 1.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.14% 31.61% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1267 617 391
Median daily rate £488 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £424
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
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
4563 2860 1914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.25% 5.80% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3180 1848 1244
Median daily rate £466 £415 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 79 30
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +84.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.26 £14.90 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £40.00 £37.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%

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 26 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 26 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 +49 1033 £500 +11.11% 328
South East +41 194 £475 +15.85% 78
North West -33 88 £450 -5.26% 37
East of England +26 77 £475 +18.75% 26
South West +27 72 £390 -8.23% 30
Yorkshire +28 68 £550 +34.14% 30
West Midlands +46 61 £400 +29.03% 11
East Midlands +43 42 £538 -6.52% 9
North East -52 7 £475 +58.33% 4
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 1359 (46.49%) Linux
2 1241 (42.46%) DevOps
3 1187 (40.61%) Agile Software Development
4 969 (33.15%) Java
5 941 (32.19%) Puppet
6 907 (31.03%) Web Services
7 823 (28.16%) Microsoft Azure
8 759 (25.97%) Python
9 668 (22.85%) Ruby
10 662 (22.65%) Continuous Integration
11 645 (22.07%) Git (software)
12 639 (21.86%) Opscode Chef
13 593 (20.29%) Jenkins
14 576 (19.71%) Ansible
15 558 (19.09%) Configuration Management
16 538 (18.41%) Docker
17 519 (17.76%) Windows
18 485 (16.59%) TDD
19 470 (16.08%) SQL
20 463 (15.84%) JavaScript
21 442 (15.12%) VMware
22 423 (14.47%) Finance
23 399 (13.65%) NoSQL
24 371 (12.69%) Bash Shell
25 369 (12.62%) Scrum
26 334 (11.43%) Unix
27 331 (11.32%) Open Source
28 328 (11.22%) MySQL
29 325 (11.12%) OpenStack
30 323 (11.05%) Amazon EC2

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
1 325 (11.12%) OpenStack
2 276 (9.44%) Node.js
3 266 (9.10%) Tomcat
4 256 (8.76%) Apache
5 214 (7.32%) nginx
6 127 (4.34%) IIS
7 102 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
8 99 (3.39%) Confluence
9 81 (2.77%) Cloud Foundry
10 77 (2.63%) JBoss
11 73 (2.50%) WebSphere
12 71 (2.43%) Apache Spark
12 71 (2.43%) Jetty
13 56 (1.92%) WebLogic
14 45 (1.54%) CMS
15 39 (1.33%) SharePoint
16 38 (1.30%) Apache Solr
17 28 (0.96%) Mule
18 22 (0.75%) WordPress
19 18 (0.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 83 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 27 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 18 (0.62%) HipChat
4 12 (0.41%) MS Office
5 6 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.10%) MS Project
7 3 (0.10%) SPSS
8 2 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.068%) Weka
9 1 (0.034%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.034%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.034%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 31 (1.06%) Magento
2 24 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (0.38%) Maximo
6 7 (0.24%) SAP MDM
7 5 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.14%) BigMachines
8 4 (0.14%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.10%) SAP hybris
10 2 (0.068%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.068%) SAP BRIM
10 2 (0.068%) SAP Convergent Charging
10 2 (0.068%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.034%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.034%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.034%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.034%) Summit
11 1 (0.034%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 823 (28.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 323 (11.05%) Amazon EC2
3 228 (7.80%) IaaS
4 216 (7.39%) PaaS
5 205 (7.01%) Amazon S3
6 203 (6.94%) AWS CloudFormation
7 185 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
8 180 (6.16%) GitHub
9 154 (5.27%) SaaS
10 105 (3.59%) Google Cloud Platform
11 96 (3.28%) Heroku
12 87 (2.98%) Amazon SQS
13 69 (2.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 69 (2.36%) Office 365
14 63 (2.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 55 (1.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 54 (1.85%) Route 53
17 52 (1.78%) CloudFront
18 50 (1.71%) Amazon Kinesis
19 49 (1.68%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 233 (7.97%) Firewall
2 190 (6.50%) DNS
3 182 (6.23%) HTTP
4 158 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 118 (4.04%) LAN
5 118 (4.04%) WAN
6 112 (3.83%) Internet
7 109 (3.73%) SSL
8 72 (2.46%) VPN
9 64 (2.19%) DHCP
10 53 (1.81%) Network Security
10 53 (1.81%) SAN
11 52 (1.78%) LDAP
12 41 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
13 37 (1.27%) SMTP
14 30 (1.03%) Wireless
15 26 (0.89%) FTP
15 26 (0.89%) NAS
16 22 (0.75%) IPsec
17 21 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (13.65%) NoSQL
2 328 (11.22%) MySQL
3 296 (10.13%) MongoDB
4 217 (7.42%) SQL Server
5 208 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
6 191 (6.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 174 (5.95%) Amazon RDS
8 152 (5.20%) Big Data
9 127 (4.34%) Hadoop
10 124 (4.24%) Redis
11 98 (3.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 90 (3.08%) Relational Database
13 75 (2.57%) Amazon Redshift
14 74 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
15 38 (1.30%) Apache Hive
16 37 (1.27%) Oracle Database
17 36 (1.23%) Neo4j
18 23 (0.79%) HBase
19 22 (0.75%) DB2
19 22 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 645 (22.07%) Git (software)
2 593 (20.29%) Jenkins
3 224 (7.66%) JIRA
4 197 (6.74%) Maven
5 137 (4.69%) Subversion
6 115 (3.93%) Vagrant
7 113 (3.87%) Artifactory
8 109 (3.73%) TeamCity
9 102 (3.49%) GitLab
10 92 (3.15%) Cucumber
11 90 (3.08%) Hudson
12 83 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 81 (2.77%) Selenium
14 80 (2.74%) JUnit
15 57 (1.95%) Travis CI
16 56 (1.92%) Ant
17 52 (1.78%) Gradle
18 49 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
19 45 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
20 44 (1.51%) SonarQube
General
1 423 (14.47%) Finance
2 100 (3.42%) Banking
3 97 (3.32%) Publishing
4 89 (3.04%) Retail
5 63 (2.16%) Marketing
6 58 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 27 (0.92%) Advertising
7 27 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 25 (0.86%) Games
9 24 (0.82%) Electronics
10 17 (0.58%) Legal
11 15 (0.51%) Billing
12 12 (0.41%) Back Office
12 12 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.41%) Law
13 7 (0.24%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.10%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.034%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.034%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 794 (27.16%) Developer
2 774 (26.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 513 (17.55%) Architect
4 330 (11.29%) AWS Engineer
5 282 (9.65%) Java Developer
6 204 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
7 197 (6.74%) Cloud Architect
8 177 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
9 170 (5.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 152 (5.20%) Senior Developer
11 136 (4.65%) AWS Architect
12 127 (4.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 126 (4.31%) Consultant
14 122 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
15 109 (3.73%) Technical Architect
16 104 (3.56%) AWS Developer
17 103 (3.52%) Infrastructure Architect
18 97 (3.32%) Administrator
19 87 (2.98%) JavaScript Developer
20 84 (2.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 907 (31.03%) Web Services
2 314 (10.74%) HTML
3 286 (9.78%) .NET
4 270 (9.24%) CSS
5 214 (7.32%) REST
6 190 (6.50%) AngularJS
7 183 (6.26%) RESTful
8 178 (6.09%) HTML5
9 168 (5.75%) Spring
10 152 (5.20%) Sensu
11 143 (4.89%) JSON
12 142 (4.86%) LAMP
13 125 (4.28%) RabbitMQ
14 116 (3.97%) J2EE
14 116 (3.97%) XML
15 108 (3.69%) ELK Stack
16 104 (3.56%) jQuery
17 89 (3.04%) SOAP
18 88 (3.01%) Middleware
19 84 (2.87%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 164 (5.61%) Data Centre
2 111 (3.80%) Public Cloud
3 99 (3.39%) Private Cloud
4 79 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 78 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 65 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
8 61 (2.09%) Mobile App
9 60 (2.05%) Management Information System
10 47 (1.61%) User Experience
11 38 (1.30%) Visualisation
12 36 (1.23%) PKI
13 28 (0.96%) Data Integration
14 27 (0.92%) Clustering
15 25 (0.86%) Digital Media
15 25 (0.86%) Replication
16 24 (0.82%) Algorithms
16 24 (0.82%) Data Structures
17 23 (0.79%) Fintech
18 21 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1359 (46.49%) Linux
2 519 (17.76%) Windows
3 334 (11.43%) Unix
4 193 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 170 (5.82%) CentOS
6 168 (5.75%) Windows Server
7 135 (4.62%) Ubuntu
8 91 (3.11%) CoreOS
9 90 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 51 (1.74%) Apple iOS
10 51 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 48 (1.64%) Android
12 39 (1.33%) Debian
13 28 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (0.82%) Mac OS X
15 23 (0.79%) VMS
16 21 (0.72%) Solaris
17 18 (0.62%) Fedora
18 9 (0.31%) Mac OS
19 7 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1241 (42.46%) DevOps
2 1187 (40.61%) Agile Software Development
3 662 (22.65%) Continuous Integration
4 558 (19.09%) Configuration Management
5 485 (16.59%) TDD
6 369 (12.62%) Scrum
7 331 (11.32%) Open Source
8 287 (9.82%) Migration
9 284 (9.72%) Continuous Delivery
10 241 (8.24%) E-Commerce
11 233 (7.97%) BDD
12 225 (7.70%) Software Engineering
13 145 (4.96%) OO
14 143 (4.89%) High Availability
15 116 (3.97%) MVC
16 115 (3.93%) Pair Programming
17 112 (3.83%) ITIL
18 110 (3.76%) SOA
19 106 (3.63%) Web Development
20 101 (3.46%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 969 (33.15%) Java
2 759 (25.97%) Python
3 668 (22.85%) Ruby
4 470 (16.08%) SQL
5 463 (15.84%) JavaScript
6 371 (12.69%) Bash Shell
7 311 (10.64%) Perl
8 266 (9.10%) PHP
9 257 (8.79%) PowerShell
10 176 (6.02%) Go
11 166 (5.68%) C#
12 154 (5.27%) Scala
13 115 (3.93%) Shell Script
14 90 (3.08%) C++
15 81 (2.77%) Groovy
16 37 (1.27%) Clojure
17 33 (1.13%) C
18 30 (1.03%) R
19 24 (0.82%) Erlang
20 23 (0.79%) Jython
Qualifications
1 223 (7.63%) Security Cleared
2 164 (5.61%) SC Cleared
3 116 (3.97%) Degree
4 63 (2.16%) CISSP
5 41 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 37 (1.27%) AWS Certification
7 35 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 28 (0.96%) MCSE
9 24 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (0.75%) CISM
11 20 (0.68%) CCNA
12 19 (0.65%) BC Cleared
12 19 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (0.55%) MCSA
14 13 (0.44%) CISA
15 11 (0.38%) MCP
16 8 (0.27%) ISSAP
17 7 (0.24%) CISMP
17 7 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (2.43%) QA
2 42 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
5 21 (0.72%) SLA
6 6 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.034%) BS7799
7 1 (0.034%) COBIT
7 1 (0.034%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.034%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 538 (18.41%) Docker
2 278 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 205 (7.01%) Active Directory
4 119 (4.07%) vSphere
5 89 (3.04%) flannel
6 87 (2.98%) etcd
7 83 (2.84%) Ceph
8 82 (2.81%) GlusterFS
9 78 (2.67%) vCloud
10 61 (2.09%) Hyper-V
11 55 (1.88%) Xen
12 46 (1.57%) KVM
13 27 (0.92%) NFS
14 23 (0.79%) VMware ESX
15 22 (0.75%) Squid
16 21 (0.72%) XenServer
17 18 (0.62%) XenDesktop
18 14 (0.48%) qmail
18 14 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
18 14 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 941 (32.19%) Puppet
2 639 (21.86%) Opscode Chef
3 576 (19.71%) Ansible
4 184 (6.29%) Kubernetes
5 169 (5.78%) Graphite
6 167 (5.71%) logstash
7 129 (4.41%) Nagios
8 119 (4.07%) HAProxy
9 105 (3.59%) Packer
10 103 (3.52%) Terraform
11 92 (3.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 86 (2.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 85 (2.91%) SCCM
14 83 (2.84%) Salt
15 60 (2.05%) Kibana
16 58 (1.98%) Mesos
17 56 (1.92%) ZABBIX
18 53 (1.81%) Uchiwa
19 44 (1.51%) SCOM
20 42 (1.44%) Grafana
Vendors
1 442 (15.12%) VMware
2 322 (11.02%) Microsoft
3 269 (9.20%) Oracle
4 229 (7.83%) Google
5 206 (7.05%) Red Hat
6 127 (4.34%) Rackspace
7 116 (3.97%) Atlassian
8 106 (3.63%) Splunk
9 96 (3.28%) Cisco
10 91 (3.11%) Citrix
11 73 (2.50%) IBM
12 56 (1.92%) SAP
13 52 (1.78%) NetApp
14 50 (1.71%) HP
15 41 (1.40%) EMC
16 39 (1.33%) Adobe
17 38 (1.30%) New Relic
17 38 (1.30%) Sitecore
18 37 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
19 36 (1.23%) MuleSoft
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 43 minutes ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: negotiable on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day +
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Rate: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £470 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday