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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 48 122 160
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +38
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2151 1002 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.35% 1.89% 1.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.96% 30.54% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1613 704 503
Median daily rate £488 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.65% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £113.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.48% -65.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £189.50
% change year-on-year
-54.48% -79.41%
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
5521 3281 2348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.16% 6.20% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3865 2190 1506
Median daily rate £468 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 57 52
Median hourly rate £19.61 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.72 £39.40 £36.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +62 1377 £500 +11.11% 294
South East +81 322 £450 +9.09% 81
North West +36 103 £438 -7.89% 44
South West +52 92 £450 +12.50% 27
Yorkshire +38 82 £550 +14.58% 29
East of England -14 64 £425 +2.40% 30
West Midlands +15 59 £410 +1.23% 13
East Midlands +32 35 £400 -13.51% 8
North East -27 10 £444 -6.57% 5
Midlands -12 1 £500 -4.76%
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1805 (47.21%) DevOps
2 1624 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
3 1589 (41.56%) Linux
4 1311 (34.29%) Puppet
5 1219 (31.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 1113 (29.11%) Java
7 998 (26.11%) Web Services
8 951 (24.88%) Continuous Integration
9 937 (24.51%) Jenkins
10 894 (23.38%) Ruby
11 893 (23.36%) Python
12 889 (23.25%) Ansible
13 875 (22.89%) Opscode Chef
14 838 (21.92%) Git (software)
15 820 (21.45%) Docker
16 716 (18.73%) Configuration Management
17 682 (17.84%) JavaScript
18 606 (15.85%) Scrum
19 590 (15.43%) TDD
20 589 (15.41%) Windows
21 569 (14.88%) VMware
22 504 (13.18%) SQL
23 487 (12.74%) Finance
24 475 (12.42%) Continuous Delivery
25 437 (11.43%) HTML
26 432 (11.30%) Open Source
27 410 (10.72%) Bash Shell
28 401 (10.49%) NoSQL
29 388 (10.15%) MongoDB
30 380 (9.94%) PostgreSQL

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 (8.87%) Apache
2 317 (8.29%) OpenStack
3 298 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
4 279 (7.30%) Tomcat
5 210 (5.49%) nginx
6 207 (5.41%) Confluence
7 131 (3.43%) Cloud Foundry
8 124 (3.24%) IIS
9 118 (3.09%) Apache Spark
10 114 (2.98%) WebLogic
11 102 (2.67%) WebSphere
12 98 (2.56%) JBoss
13 48 (1.26%) Mule
14 40 (1.05%) Jetty
15 39 (1.02%) SharePoint
16 33 (0.86%) CMS
17 27 (0.71%) Mule ESB
18 22 (0.58%) MS Exchange
19 21 (0.55%) Apache Solr
19 21 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 88 (2.30%) HipChat
2 84 (2.20%) MS Excel
3 22 (0.58%) MS Office
4 10 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.10%) MS Project
6 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.078%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.078%) SPSS
8 1 (0.026%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.026%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.026%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 32 (0.84%) Magento
2 26 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.13%) Maximo
6 5 (0.13%) SAP MDM
7 4 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
8 3 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.078%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.052%) assyst
9 2 (0.052%) BigMachines
9 2 (0.052%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.052%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.052%) Odoo
9 2 (0.052%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.052%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.026%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.026%) SAP hybris
10 1 (0.026%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1219 (31.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 355 (9.29%) Amazon EC2
3 311 (8.13%) PaaS
4 293 (7.66%) IaaS
5 283 (7.40%) GitHub
6 282 (7.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 252 (6.59%) Amazon S3
8 215 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
9 186 (4.87%) SaaS
10 127 (3.32%) Office 365
11 118 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
12 88 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
13 82 (2.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 82 (2.14%) Heroku
14 68 (1.78%) Route 53
15 59 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
16 51 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
16 51 (1.33%) Amazon Kinesis
17 50 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 48 (1.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 310 (8.11%) DNS
2 256 (6.70%) Firewall
3 173 (4.53%) VPN
4 170 (4.45%) TCP/IP
5 127 (3.32%) HTTP
6 122 (3.19%) LAN
6 122 (3.19%) WAN
7 118 (3.09%) SSL
8 105 (2.75%) Internet
9 99 (2.59%) SSH
10 88 (2.30%) Network Security
11 86 (2.25%) OpenVPN
12 76 (1.99%) OpenLDAP
13 67 (1.75%) LDAP
14 65 (1.70%) DHCP
14 65 (1.70%) SAN
15 55 (1.44%) Wireless
16 31 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
17 30 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
18 27 (0.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (10.49%) NoSQL
2 388 (10.15%) MongoDB
3 380 (9.94%) PostgreSQL
4 374 (9.78%) MySQL
5 316 (8.27%) SQL Server
6 303 (7.93%) Hadoop
7 219 (5.73%) Big Data
8 168 (4.39%) Amazon RDS
9 163 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 156 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 138 (3.61%) Redis
12 95 (2.48%) Relational Database
13 86 (2.25%) Amazon Redshift
14 68 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
15 48 (1.26%) Neo4j
16 45 (1.18%) Couchbase
16 45 (1.18%) HBase
17 43 (1.12%) Apache Hive
18 32 (0.84%) Oracle Database
19 30 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 937 (24.51%) Jenkins
2 838 (21.92%) Git (software)
3 364 (9.52%) JIRA
4 315 (8.24%) Maven
5 220 (5.75%) JUnit
6 170 (4.45%) Vagrant
7 163 (4.26%) TeamCity
8 160 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
9 145 (3.79%) Subversion
10 142 (3.71%) Cucumber
11 127 (3.32%) SonarQube
12 124 (3.24%) Ant
13 118 (3.09%) Artifactory
14 100 (2.62%) GitLab
15 91 (2.38%) Bitbucket
15 91 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
16 88 (2.30%) Selenium
17 86 (2.25%) Hudson
18 82 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 78 (2.04%) JIRA Agile
General
1 487 (12.74%) Finance
2 144 (3.77%) Retail
3 137 (3.58%) Publishing
4 112 (2.93%) Banking
5 71 (1.86%) Telecoms
6 67 (1.75%) Marketing
7 31 (0.81%) Advertising
8 29 (0.76%) Back Office
8 29 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 28 (0.73%) Games
10 27 (0.71%) Electronics
11 20 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 18 (0.47%) Legal
13 10 (0.26%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.18%) Billing
14 7 (0.18%) Law
14 7 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.10%) Automotive
16 3 (0.078%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.052%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1077 (28.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 950 (24.85%) Developer
3 592 (15.49%) Architect
4 453 (11.85%) AWS Engineer
5 396 (10.36%) AWS DevOps
6 336 (8.79%) Java Developer
7 244 (6.38%) Cloud Architect
8 226 (5.91%) Cloud Engineer
9 210 (5.49%) Linux Engineer
10 209 (5.47%) Consultant
11 199 (5.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 198 (5.18%) AWS Developer
13 189 (4.94%) AWS Architect
14 183 (4.79%) Senior DevOps
15 159 (4.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 156 (4.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 150 (3.92%) Senior Developer
18 132 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
19 123 (3.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 119 (3.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 998 (26.11%) Web Services
2 437 (11.43%) HTML
3 358 (9.36%) .NET
4 356 (9.31%) CSS
5 339 (8.87%) Node.js
6 338 (8.84%) AngularJS
7 251 (6.57%) REST
8 234 (6.12%) JSON
9 223 (5.83%) HTML5
9 223 (5.83%) Spring
10 172 (4.50%) ELK Stack
11 169 (4.42%) RESTful
12 164 (4.29%) J2EE
13 160 (4.19%) RabbitMQ
14 151 (3.95%) ASP.NET
15 142 (3.71%) CSS3
16 130 (3.40%) XML
17 119 (3.11%) LAMP
17 119 (3.11%) SOAP
18 110 (2.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 248 (6.49%) Public Cloud
2 206 (5.39%) Data Centre
3 113 (2.96%) Private Cloud
4 97 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 96 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
6 88 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 88 (2.30%) User Experience
7 83 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 67 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 61 (1.60%) Management Information System
10 50 (1.31%) Clustering
11 42 (1.10%) PKI
12 40 (1.05%) Replication
13 39 (1.02%) Algorithms
14 38 (0.99%) Data Structures
15 31 (0.81%) Blog
15 31 (0.81%) Wiki
16 26 (0.68%) Visualisation
17 25 (0.65%) Digital Media
18 24 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1589 (41.56%) Linux
2 589 (15.41%) Windows
3 335 (8.76%) Unix
4 267 (6.98%) CentOS
5 209 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 207 (5.41%) Windows Server
7 157 (4.11%) Ubuntu
8 101 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 80 (2.09%) CoreOS
10 75 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 70 (1.83%) Android
12 67 (1.75%) Apple iOS
13 44 (1.15%) Mac OS X
14 37 (0.97%) Fedora
15 36 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
16 31 (0.81%) Debian
16 31 (0.81%) Solaris
17 22 (0.58%) VMS
18 15 (0.39%) AIX
19 10 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1805 (47.21%) DevOps
2 1624 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
3 951 (24.88%) Continuous Integration
4 716 (18.73%) Configuration Management
5 606 (15.85%) Scrum
6 590 (15.43%) TDD
7 475 (12.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 432 (11.30%) Open Source
9 356 (9.31%) Migration
10 332 (8.68%) E-Commerce
11 304 (7.95%) BDD
12 268 (7.01%) Software Engineering
13 245 (6.41%) Kanban
13 245 (6.41%) Microservices
14 231 (6.04%) High Availability
15 202 (5.28%) MVC
16 162 (4.24%) Web Development
17 159 (4.16%) Load Balancing
18 153 (4.00%) ITIL
19 129 (3.37%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1113 (29.11%) Java
2 894 (23.38%) Ruby
3 893 (23.36%) Python
4 682 (17.84%) JavaScript
5 504 (13.18%) SQL
6 410 (10.72%) Bash Shell
7 342 (8.95%) PHP
8 318 (8.32%) Perl
9 292 (7.64%) C#
10 279 (7.30%) PowerShell
11 207 (5.41%) Scala
12 188 (4.92%) Shell Script
13 187 (4.89%) Go
14 81 (2.12%) C++
15 63 (1.65%) Groovy
16 50 (1.31%) Clojure
17 46 (1.20%) C
18 34 (0.89%) Jython
19 30 (0.78%) T-SQL
20 25 (0.65%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 329 (8.61%) Security Cleared
2 262 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 142 (3.71%) Degree
4 92 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 83 (2.17%) CISSP
6 59 (1.54%) AWS Certification
7 36 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
8 32 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 27 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (0.63%) DV Cleared
11 22 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (0.52%) MCSE
13 19 (0.50%) BC Cleared
13 19 (0.50%) CCNA
14 18 (0.47%) CHECK Team Member
14 18 (0.47%) CISM
15 14 (0.37%) ISEB
16 13 (0.34%) ISSAP
16 13 (0.34%) ISTQB
16 13 (0.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (3.35%) QA
2 52 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 41 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 37 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.31%) GCP
6 11 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.21%) SLA
8 4 (0.10%) COBIT
8 4 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.10%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.026%) BS7799
9 1 (0.026%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 820 (21.45%) Docker
2 313 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 275 (7.19%) Active Directory
4 180 (4.71%) vCloud
5 101 (2.64%) vSphere
6 84 (2.20%) Squid
7 81 (2.12%) flannel
8 79 (2.07%) etcd
9 78 (2.04%) Postfix
10 76 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
11 74 (1.94%) Hyper-V
12 65 (1.70%) Ceph
12 65 (1.70%) GlusterFS
13 53 (1.39%) Xen
14 45 (1.18%) KVM
15 34 (0.89%) HDFS
16 26 (0.68%) NFS
17 25 (0.65%) XenApp
18 19 (0.50%) VMware ESX
19 18 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1311 (34.29%) Puppet
2 889 (23.25%) Ansible
3 875 (22.89%) Opscode Chef
4 365 (9.55%) Kubernetes
5 306 (8.00%) Terraform
6 208 (5.44%) logstash
7 147 (3.85%) ZABBIX
8 130 (3.40%) Kibana
9 110 (2.88%) Graphite
10 105 (2.75%) Packer
11 103 (2.69%) HAProxy
12 97 (2.54%) Nagios
13 89 (2.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 86 (2.25%) Salt
15 82 (2.14%) Rancher
16 79 (2.07%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 79 (2.07%) SCCM
17 77 (2.01%) Mesos
18 67 (1.75%) rkt
19 41 (1.07%) Consul
Vendors
1 569 (14.88%) VMware
2 333 (8.71%) Microsoft
3 316 (8.27%) Oracle
4 261 (6.83%) Google
5 236 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 144 (3.77%) Atlassian
7 138 (3.61%) Cisco
7 138 (3.61%) Rackspace
8 128 (3.35%) Splunk
9 96 (2.51%) Sonatype
10 82 (2.14%) Citrix
11 77 (2.01%) IBM
12 70 (1.83%) HP
13 59 (1.54%) MuleSoft
14 54 (1.41%) SAP
15 51 (1.33%) AppDynamics
16 49 (1.28%) NetApp
17 47 (1.23%) Talend
18 45 (1.18%) New Relic
19 44 (1.15%) Adobe
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