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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 44 89 141
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +52
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2060 1213 825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.48% 2.40% 1.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.14% 33.90% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1453 926 596
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £607 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £46.35 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.35 -
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -
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
5700 3578 2482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.38% 7.08% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3912 2478 1693
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 55 57
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.88 £20.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.93% +10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £81.25 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +37 1326 £501 +1.11% 359
South East +52 222 £463 -2.63% 75
North West +37 137 £450 +5.88% 48
South West +46 87 £488 +21.87% 36
East of England +30 87 £513 +5.12% 40
Yorkshire +46 85 £496 -0.84% 14
West Midlands +39 75 £450 +9.09% 17
East Midlands +14 33 £540 +46.93% 11
North East -34 7 £413 -8.33% 13
Midlands +8 5 £600 -7.69%
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 1963 (46.36%) DevOps
2 1906 (45.02%) Agile Software Development
3 1625 (38.38%) Linux
4 1396 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 1333 (31.48%) Puppet
6 1198 (28.29%) Java
7 1153 (27.23%) Jenkins
8 1072 (25.32%) Web Services
9 1037 (24.49%) Docker
10 1036 (24.47%) Continuous Integration
11 1023 (24.16%) Python
12 980 (23.15%) Ansible
13 867 (20.48%) Git (software)
14 843 (19.91%) Ruby
15 838 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
16 759 (17.93%) JavaScript
17 738 (17.43%) Scrum
18 671 (15.85%) TDD
19 664 (15.68%) Configuration Management
20 640 (15.12%) VMware
21 563 (13.30%) Windows
22 523 (12.35%) HTML
23 505 (11.93%) Continuous Delivery
24 492 (11.62%) SQL
25 480 (11.34%) Finance
26 463 (10.94%) PostgreSQL
27 450 (10.63%) JIRA
28 439 (10.37%) Terraform
28 439 (10.37%) BDD
29 438 (10.34%) 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
1 415 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
2 390 (9.21%) Apache
3 288 (6.80%) Confluence
4 255 (6.02%) Tomcat
5 242 (5.72%) OpenStack
6 188 (4.44%) nginx
7 184 (4.35%) Apache Spark
8 164 (3.87%) Cloud Foundry
9 141 (3.33%) IIS
10 118 (2.79%) WebLogic
11 108 (2.55%) WebSphere
12 89 (2.10%) JBoss
13 48 (1.13%) Apache Pig
14 37 (0.87%) Mule
15 32 (0.76%) CMS
16 30 (0.71%) Apache Solr
17 24 (0.57%) MS Exchange
18 21 (0.50%) Jetty
19 20 (0.47%) SharePoint
19 20 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 117 (2.76%) HipChat
2 91 (2.15%) MS Excel
3 21 (0.50%) MS Office
4 7 (0.17%) MS Project
4 7 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.094%) SPSS
7 3 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.071%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.047%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.024%) InVision
9 1 (0.024%) Stata
Business Applications
1 35 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (0.50%) Magento
3 13 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.094%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.094%) SDL Web 8
7 3 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.071%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.071%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.071%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.047%) assyst
8 2 (0.047%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.047%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.047%) Odoo
8 2 (0.047%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.024%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.024%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.024%) Summit
9 1 (0.024%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1396 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 438 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
3 338 (7.98%) PaaS
4 330 (7.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 318 (7.51%) Amazon S3
6 300 (7.09%) GitHub
7 291 (6.87%) IaaS
8 189 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
9 152 (3.59%) SaaS
10 130 (3.07%) Office 365
11 127 (3.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 108 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
13 101 (2.39%) AWS Lambda
13 101 (2.39%) Heroku
13 101 (2.39%) Route 53
14 94 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
15 89 (2.10%) Amazon SQS
16 80 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 72 (1.70%) Amazon Kinesis
18 66 (1.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 371 (8.76%) DNS
2 255 (6.02%) Firewall
3 225 (5.31%) VPN
4 206 (4.87%) HTTP
5 174 (4.11%) TCP/IP
6 134 (3.16%) SSH
7 124 (2.93%) OpenLDAP
7 124 (2.93%) OpenVPN
8 123 (2.91%) SSL
9 117 (2.76%) WAN
10 106 (2.50%) LAN
11 97 (2.29%) Internet
12 80 (1.89%) DHCP
13 76 (1.79%) Network Security
14 74 (1.75%) SAN
15 65 (1.54%) LDAP
16 45 (1.06%) Wireless
17 42 (0.99%) IPsec
18 40 (0.94%) Reverse Proxy
19 37 (0.87%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 463 (10.94%) PostgreSQL
2 433 (10.23%) MongoDB
3 424 (10.01%) Hadoop
4 370 (8.74%) SQL Server
5 369 (8.72%) NoSQL
6 342 (8.08%) Big Data
7 333 (7.86%) MySQL
8 213 (5.03%) Amazon RDS
9 178 (4.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 144 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 124 (2.93%) Relational Database
12 111 (2.62%) Redis
13 93 (2.20%) Apache Hive
14 85 (2.01%) Amazon Redshift
15 74 (1.75%) Oracle Database
16 68 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
17 64 (1.51%) HBase
18 43 (1.02%) Couchbase
18 43 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
19 35 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1153 (27.23%) Jenkins
2 867 (20.48%) Git (software)
3 450 (10.63%) JIRA
4 335 (7.91%) Maven
5 278 (6.57%) JUnit
6 201 (4.75%) Sonatype Nexus
7 190 (4.49%) Vagrant
8 178 (4.20%) SonarQube
9 171 (4.04%) Cucumber
10 164 (3.87%) Ant
11 159 (3.76%) TeamCity
12 158 (3.73%) Subversion
13 130 (3.07%) Bitbucket
14 114 (2.69%) JIRA Agile
14 114 (2.69%) Liquibase
15 100 (2.36%) Selenium
16 98 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
17 76 (1.79%) Mockito
18 70 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
19 66 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 480 (11.34%) Finance
2 155 (3.66%) Retail
3 146 (3.45%) Banking
4 114 (2.69%) Publishing
5 81 (1.91%) Marketing
6 78 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 43 (1.02%) Games
8 36 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 35 (0.83%) Electronics
10 33 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 30 (0.71%) Advertising
12 26 (0.61%) Back Office
13 23 (0.54%) Investment Banking
14 19 (0.45%) Legal
15 12 (0.28%) Billing
16 11 (0.26%) Front Office
17 10 (0.24%) Law
18 8 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.12%) Retail Banking
20 4 (0.094%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1096 (25.89%) Developer
2 1051 (24.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 643 (15.19%) Architect
4 507 (11.97%) AWS Engineer
5 446 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
6 382 (9.02%) Java Developer
7 260 (6.14%) Cloud Architect
8 252 (5.95%) Consultant
9 243 (5.74%) AWS Developer
10 218 (5.15%) Cloud Engineer
11 204 (4.82%) AWS Architect
12 200 (4.72%) Linux Engineer
13 192 (4.53%) Senior DevOps
14 171 (4.04%) Senior Developer
15 169 (3.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 152 (3.59%) Administrator
17 144 (3.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 144 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
18 137 (3.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 136 (3.21%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1072 (25.32%) Web Services
2 523 (12.35%) HTML
3 436 (10.30%) CSS
4 413 (9.75%) AngularJS
5 397 (9.38%) .NET
6 370 (8.74%) Node.js
7 361 (8.53%) REST
8 318 (7.51%) JSON
9 253 (5.98%) Spring
10 247 (5.83%) ELK Stack
11 245 (5.79%) RESTful
12 243 (5.74%) HTML5
13 182 (4.30%) ASP.NET
14 180 (4.25%) React
15 165 (3.90%) CSS3
16 158 (3.73%) XML
17 142 (3.35%) J2EE
18 129 (3.05%) Kafka
19 128 (3.02%) SOAP
20 124 (2.93%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 323 (7.63%) Public Cloud
2 224 (5.29%) Data Centre
3 132 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (2.76%) User Experience
5 113 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 84 (1.98%) Private Cloud
7 81 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 75 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 55 (1.30%) Algorithms
10 50 (1.18%) Replication
11 49 (1.16%) PKI
12 46 (1.09%) Data Structures
12 46 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
13 42 (0.99%) Clustering
14 41 (0.97%) Management Information System
15 31 (0.73%) Video on Demand
16 30 (0.71%) Digital Media
17 27 (0.64%) Mathematics
18 26 (0.61%) Visualisation
19 25 (0.59%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1625 (38.38%) Linux
2 563 (13.30%) Windows
3 320 (7.56%) CentOS
4 315 (7.44%) Unix
5 263 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 200 (4.72%) Windows Server
7 148 (3.50%) Ubuntu
8 108 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 89 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 70 (1.65%) Android
11 67 (1.58%) Apple iOS
12 41 (0.97%) Solaris
13 35 (0.83%) Mac OS X
13 35 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
14 33 (0.78%) CoreOS
15 24 (0.57%) SUSE
16 20 (0.47%) Debian
16 20 (0.47%) Fedora
17 17 (0.40%) AIX
18 14 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1963 (46.36%) DevOps
2 1906 (45.02%) Agile Software Development
3 1036 (24.47%) Continuous Integration
4 738 (17.43%) Scrum
5 671 (15.85%) TDD
6 664 (15.68%) Configuration Management
7 505 (11.93%) Continuous Delivery
8 439 (10.37%) BDD
9 427 (10.09%) Open Source
10 410 (9.68%) Microservices
11 395 (9.33%) High Availability
12 377 (8.90%) Migration
13 360 (8.50%) E-Commerce
14 306 (7.23%) Kanban
15 296 (6.99%) Software Engineering
16 256 (6.05%) Load Balancing
17 233 (5.50%) MVC
18 179 (4.23%) Web Development
19 178 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
20 172 (4.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1198 (28.29%) Java
2 1023 (24.16%) Python
3 843 (19.91%) Ruby
4 759 (17.93%) JavaScript
5 492 (11.62%) SQL
6 420 (9.92%) Bash Shell
7 330 (7.79%) C#
8 302 (7.13%) PHP
9 296 (6.99%) Scala
10 252 (5.95%) Perl
11 228 (5.38%) PowerShell
12 206 (4.87%) Shell Script
13 154 (3.64%) Go
14 107 (2.53%) C
15 67 (1.58%) C++
16 55 (1.30%) R
17 46 (1.09%) Clojure
18 35 (0.83%) Groovy
19 29 (0.68%) ES6
20 27 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 411 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 348 (8.22%) SC Cleared
3 154 (3.64%) Degree
4 88 (2.08%) AWS Certification
5 87 (2.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 59 (1.39%) CISSP
7 56 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
8 37 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 24 (0.57%) CCNP
11 20 (0.47%) MCSE
12 18 (0.43%) CHECK Team Member
13 17 (0.40%) CCNA
14 16 (0.38%) CISMP
14 16 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (0.33%) ISEB
15 14 (0.33%) ISTQB
15 14 (0.33%) MCSA
16 13 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (3.71%) QA
2 60 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 52 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 31 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.43%) SLA
6 17 (0.40%) GCP
7 13 (0.31%) COBIT
8 11 (0.26%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 8 (0.19%) ISO27002
11 4 (0.094%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.094%) EMIR
11 4 (0.094%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.094%) ISO22301
11 4 (0.094%) MiFID
11 4 (0.094%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.071%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.071%) SDET
13 2 (0.047%) FedRAMP
13 2 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1037 (24.49%) Docker
2 319 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 272 (6.42%) Active Directory
4 212 (5.01%) vCloud
5 117 (2.76%) Squid
6 115 (2.72%) Postfix
7 110 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
8 82 (1.94%) vSphere
9 81 (1.91%) Hyper-V
10 68 (1.61%) HDFS
11 48 (1.13%) XenApp
12 46 (1.09%) Xen
13 38 (0.90%) VMware ESX
14 28 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
15 23 (0.54%) Apache Flume
16 22 (0.52%) etcd
16 22 (0.52%) flannel
17 21 (0.50%) KVM
18 20 (0.47%) NFS
19 19 (0.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1333 (31.48%) Puppet
2 980 (23.15%) Ansible
3 838 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
4 439 (10.37%) Terraform
5 424 (10.01%) Kubernetes
6 226 (5.34%) logstash
7 204 (4.82%) Kibana
8 185 (4.37%) ZABBIX
9 132 (3.12%) Rancher
10 113 (2.67%) Salt
11 81 (1.91%) Packer
12 78 (1.84%) Mesos
13 76 (1.79%) Nagios
14 71 (1.68%) SCCM
15 61 (1.44%) Consul
16 52 (1.23%) HAProxy
17 45 (1.06%) Graphite
18 41 (0.97%) Grafana
19 35 (0.83%) SCOM
20 28 (0.66%) rkt
Vendors
1 640 (15.12%) VMware
2 384 (9.07%) Oracle
3 357 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 238 (5.62%) Red Hat
5 206 (4.87%) Google
6 166 (3.92%) Atlassian
7 151 (3.57%) Splunk
8 145 (3.42%) Cisco
9 129 (3.05%) Sonatype
10 96 (2.27%) AppDynamics
11 92 (2.17%) Rackspace
12 89 (2.10%) Citrix
13 79 (1.87%) New Relic
14 74 (1.75%) HP
15 73 (1.72%) MuleSoft
16 69 (1.63%) SaltStack
17 65 (1.54%) IBM
18 62 (1.46%) SAP
18 62 (1.46%) Talend
19 59 (1.39%) Hortonworks
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