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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK / England
Rank 39 83 141
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +58
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2010 1226 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.84% 2.63% 1.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.95% 35.02% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1454 955 541
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 £375 £340 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £425 £428
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £165.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+842.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
5296 3501 2235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.75% 7.52% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3723 2447 1506
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £412
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 57 62
Median hourly rate £19.00 £26.91 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.39% +19.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.15 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £100.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +33 1361 £513 +2.50% 383
South East -13 160 £475 +5.55% 93
North West +54 140 £430 +1.17% 58
South West +43 90 £475 +25.00% 36
East of England +36 82 £550 +15.78% 32
Yorkshire +15 63 £425 - 28
West Midlands +27 51 £461 +22.86% 20
East Midlands +35 40 £375 -9.09% 12
North East -6 19 £325 -33.33% 5
Midlands +2 5 £600 -7.69%
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 1839 (44.91%) DevOps
2 1829 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
3 1589 (38.80%) Linux
4 1303 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1166 (28.47%) Java
6 1157 (28.25%) Puppet
7 1114 (27.20%) Jenkins
8 1044 (25.49%) Web Services
9 1031 (25.18%) Python
10 978 (23.88%) Docker
11 946 (23.10%) Continuous Integration
12 928 (22.66%) Ansible
13 826 (20.17%) Git (software)
14 747 (18.24%) Opscode Chef
15 713 (17.41%) Ruby
16 684 (16.70%) Scrum
17 671 (16.39%) JavaScript
18 646 (15.78%) TDD
19 641 (15.65%) Configuration Management
20 590 (14.41%) VMware
21 554 (13.53%) Windows
22 506 (12.36%) HTML
23 473 (11.55%) Finance
24 453 (11.06%) Continuous Delivery
25 450 (10.99%) PostgreSQL
25 450 (10.99%) SQL
26 449 (10.96%) Open Source
27 421 (10.28%) Microservices
28 418 (10.21%) Amazon EC2
29 417 (10.18%) Bash Shell

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
1 373 (9.11%) Elasticsearch
2 341 (8.33%) Apache
3 232 (5.67%) Confluence
4 214 (5.23%) OpenStack
5 203 (4.96%) Tomcat
6 194 (4.74%) Apache Spark
6 194 (4.74%) nginx
7 157 (3.83%) Cloud Foundry
8 139 (3.39%) IIS
9 86 (2.10%) WebSphere
10 82 (2.00%) WebLogic
11 72 (1.76%) JBoss
12 55 (1.34%) Apache Pig
13 38 (0.93%) Apache Solr
14 29 (0.71%) CMS
15 26 (0.63%) Jetty
16 25 (0.61%) Mule
17 24 (0.59%) MS Exchange
18 17 (0.42%) Drupal
18 17 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 89 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 87 (2.12%) HipChat
3 15 (0.37%) MS Office
4 7 (0.17%) MS Project
5 6 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.073%) SPSS
8 2 (0.049%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.024%) InVision
9 1 (0.024%) Stata
Business Applications
1 43 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.34%) Magento
3 12 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.073%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.073%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.073%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.049%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.024%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.024%) Odoo
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.024%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.024%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.024%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1303 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 418 (10.21%) Amazon EC2
3 324 (7.91%) Amazon S3
4 316 (7.72%) PaaS
5 312 (7.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 268 (6.54%) IaaS
7 258 (6.30%) GitHub
8 164 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
9 145 (3.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 135 (3.30%) SaaS
11 111 (2.71%) AWS Lambda
12 104 (2.54%) Google Cloud Platform
13 102 (2.49%) Heroku
13 102 (2.49%) Office 365
13 102 (2.49%) Route 53
14 92 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
15 88 (2.15%) Amazon SQS
16 84 (2.05%) Amazon EMR
17 77 (1.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 76 (1.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 365 (8.91%) DNS
2 249 (6.08%) Firewall
3 243 (5.93%) HTTP
4 202 (4.93%) VPN
5 199 (4.86%) TCP/IP
6 136 (3.32%) SSL
7 120 (2.93%) WAN
8 102 (2.49%) LAN
9 101 (2.47%) SSH
10 96 (2.34%) OpenLDAP
11 94 (2.30%) DHCP
11 94 (2.30%) Internet
12 93 (2.27%) OpenVPN
13 76 (1.86%) SAN
14 68 (1.66%) Network Security
15 62 (1.51%) LDAP
16 50 (1.22%) IPsec
17 41 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
18 38 (0.93%) Kerberos
19 37 (0.90%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 450 (10.99%) PostgreSQL
2 405 (9.89%) Hadoop
3 401 (9.79%) MongoDB
4 372 (9.08%) Big Data
5 351 (8.57%) SQL Server
6 344 (8.40%) NoSQL
7 335 (8.18%) MySQL
8 210 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
9 155 (3.79%) Relational Database
10 146 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 142 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 134 (3.27%) Redis
13 120 (2.93%) Apache Hive
14 94 (2.30%) Amazon Redshift
15 86 (2.10%) Oracle Database
16 76 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
17 61 (1.49%) HBase
18 49 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
19 36 (0.88%) RDBMS
20 34 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1114 (27.20%) Jenkins
2 826 (20.17%) Git (software)
3 379 (9.26%) JIRA
4 293 (7.16%) Maven
5 218 (5.32%) JUnit
6 187 (4.57%) Vagrant
7 171 (4.18%) Sonatype Nexus
8 152 (3.71%) Cucumber
9 146 (3.57%) SonarQube
10 142 (3.47%) Subversion
11 135 (3.30%) TeamCity
12 131 (3.20%) Ant
13 101 (2.47%) Bitbucket
14 96 (2.34%) Selenium
15 88 (2.15%) Liquibase
16 86 (2.10%) JIRA Agile
17 82 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
18 72 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 72 (1.76%) Gradle
19 66 (1.61%) Mockito
General
1 473 (11.55%) Finance
2 162 (3.96%) Banking
3 159 (3.88%) Retail
4 88 (2.15%) Marketing
5 81 (1.98%) Publishing
6 76 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 47 (1.15%) Games
8 43 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 42 (1.03%) Electronics
9 42 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 26 (0.63%) Advertising
10 26 (0.63%) Legal
11 25 (0.61%) Front Office
12 24 (0.59%) Investment Banking
13 23 (0.56%) Back Office
14 17 (0.42%) Law
15 11 (0.27%) Billing
16 7 (0.17%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1086 (26.52%) Developer
2 957 (23.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 650 (15.87%) Architect
4 480 (11.72%) AWS Engineer
5 417 (10.18%) AWS DevOps
6 372 (9.08%) Java Developer
7 245 (5.98%) Cloud Architect
8 229 (5.59%) Consultant
9 221 (5.40%) AWS Developer
10 214 (5.23%) Cloud Engineer
11 212 (5.18%) AWS Architect
12 194 (4.74%) Linux Engineer
13 171 (4.18%) Senior Developer
14 165 (4.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 156 (3.81%) Senior DevOps
16 144 (3.52%) Administrator
17 136 (3.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 130 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
19 119 (2.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
20 117 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1044 (25.49%) Web Services
2 506 (12.36%) HTML
3 416 (10.16%) CSS
4 384 (9.38%) Node.js
5 351 (8.57%) REST
6 348 (8.50%) .NET
6 348 (8.50%) AngularJS
7 291 (7.11%) JSON
8 255 (6.23%) ELK Stack
9 250 (6.11%) RESTful
10 238 (5.81%) Spring
11 221 (5.40%) HTML5
12 162 (3.96%) React
13 154 (3.76%) XML
14 149 (3.64%) ASP.NET
14 149 (3.64%) Kafka
15 138 (3.37%) CSS3
16 121 (2.95%) jQuery
17 117 (2.86%) J2EE
18 107 (2.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 273 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 213 (5.20%) Data Centre
3 127 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
4 109 (2.66%) User Experience
5 106 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 86 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
7 82 (2.00%) Private Cloud
8 76 (1.86%) Mobile App
9 59 (1.44%) PKI
10 56 (1.37%) Algorithms
11 50 (1.22%) Replication
12 45 (1.10%) Management Information System
13 40 (0.98%) Data Structures
14 39 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
15 38 (0.93%) Clustering
16 34 (0.83%) Video on Demand
17 33 (0.81%) Visualisation
18 30 (0.73%) Data Integration
19 28 (0.68%) Mathematics
20 26 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1589 (38.80%) Linux
2 554 (13.53%) Windows
3 307 (7.50%) Unix
4 278 (6.79%) CentOS
5 261 (6.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 205 (5.01%) Windows Server
7 124 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 106 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 89 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 69 (1.68%) Android
11 61 (1.49%) Apple iOS
12 43 (1.05%) CoreOS
13 41 (1.00%) Solaris
14 30 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 29 (0.71%) Mac OS X
16 26 (0.63%) SUSE
17 21 (0.51%) Fedora
18 20 (0.49%) Debian
19 14 (0.34%) Windows 7
20 13 (0.32%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1839 (44.91%) DevOps
2 1829 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
3 946 (23.10%) Continuous Integration
4 684 (16.70%) Scrum
5 646 (15.78%) TDD
6 641 (15.65%) Configuration Management
7 453 (11.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 449 (10.96%) Open Source
9 421 (10.28%) Microservices
10 402 (9.82%) BDD
11 362 (8.84%) High Availability
12 322 (7.86%) Migration
13 320 (7.81%) Software Engineering
14 317 (7.74%) E-Commerce
15 286 (6.98%) Kanban
16 219 (5.35%) Load Balancing
17 191 (4.66%) MVC
18 175 (4.27%) Pair Programming
19 162 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
20 161 (3.93%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1166 (28.47%) Java
2 1031 (25.18%) Python
3 713 (17.41%) Ruby
4 671 (16.39%) JavaScript
5 450 (10.99%) SQL
6 417 (10.18%) Bash Shell
7 286 (6.98%) C#
8 273 (6.67%) PHP
9 267 (6.52%) Scala
10 260 (6.35%) PowerShell
11 237 (5.79%) Perl
12 197 (4.81%) Shell Script
13 170 (4.15%) Go
14 112 (2.74%) C
15 79 (1.93%) C++
16 58 (1.42%) R
17 43 (1.05%) Groovy
18 38 (0.93%) Clojure
19 29 (0.71%) PL/SQL
20 26 (0.63%) ES6
Qualifications
1 404 (9.87%) Security Cleared
2 341 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 149 (3.64%) Degree
4 81 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 73 (1.78%) AWS Certification
6 51 (1.25%) CISSP
7 50 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
9 40 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (0.81%) DV Cleared
11 30 (0.73%) CCNP
12 23 (0.56%) MCSE
13 22 (0.54%) CCNA
14 18 (0.44%) CHECK Team Member
15 17 (0.42%) CISMP
16 15 (0.37%) CCIE
16 15 (0.37%) MCSA
17 14 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 12 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
18 12 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (3.59%) QA
2 60 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 41 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 39 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.73%) SLA
6 15 (0.37%) COBIT
7 11 (0.27%) GCP
8 9 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.22%) EMIR
8 9 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 9 (0.22%) ISO27002
8 9 (0.22%) MiFID
9 7 (0.17%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.098%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.098%) ISO22301
10 4 (0.098%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.098%) RMADS
11 3 (0.073%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.073%) SDET
12 2 (0.049%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 978 (23.88%) Docker
2 293 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 235 (5.74%) Active Directory
4 187 (4.57%) vCloud
5 109 (2.66%) Virtual Machines
6 89 (2.17%) Squid
7 88 (2.15%) vSphere
8 87 (2.12%) Postfix
9 85 (2.08%) Hyper-V
10 80 (1.95%) HDFS
11 45 (1.10%) Xen
11 45 (1.10%) XenApp
12 41 (1.00%) VMware ESX
13 25 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
14 21 (0.51%) Apache Flume
14 21 (0.51%) VirtualBox
15 19 (0.46%) NFS
16 18 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 17 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
17 17 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1157 (28.25%) Puppet
2 928 (22.66%) Ansible
3 747 (18.24%) Opscode Chef
4 414 (10.11%) Terraform
5 358 (8.74%) Kubernetes
6 210 (5.13%) logstash
7 198 (4.84%) Kibana
8 156 (3.81%) ZABBIX
9 112 (2.74%) Salt
10 105 (2.56%) Rancher
11 94 (2.30%) Nagios
12 91 (2.22%) Packer
13 72 (1.76%) Consul
14 70 (1.71%) Mesos
15 62 (1.51%) SCCM
16 48 (1.17%) Grafana
17 46 (1.12%) HAProxy
18 45 (1.10%) Graphite
19 38 (0.93%) SCOM
20 24 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 590 (14.41%) VMware
2 375 (9.16%) Oracle
3 366 (8.94%) Microsoft
4 241 (5.89%) Red Hat
5 202 (4.93%) Google
6 151 (3.69%) Atlassian
6 151 (3.69%) Splunk
7 150 (3.66%) Cisco
8 98 (2.39%) Citrix
9 97 (2.37%) AppDynamics
10 96 (2.34%) Sonatype
11 91 (2.22%) New Relic
12 77 (1.88%) Rackspace
13 72 (1.76%) SAP
14 68 (1.66%) HP
15 66 (1.61%) SaltStack
16 65 (1.59%) MuleSoft
17 56 (1.37%) IBM
18 50 (1.22%) Hortonworks
19 49 (1.20%) Talend
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