The first table below looks at the demand for Route 53 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Route 53 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Route 53
Rank 569 493 536
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +43
Contract jobs citing Route 53 5 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.11% 0.043%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.29% 4.63% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 49 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £125 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £225 £350
% change year-on-year
- -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1698 1101 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.44% 2.36% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 753 421
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £31.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.16% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £13.35 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £48.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £34.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-51.47% +151.85%
Route 53
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Route 53
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Route 53 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Route 53
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Route 53 across the England region.

Route 53 Daily Rate Trend in England

Route 53
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Route 53 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 3 £300 +140.00% 5
North West - 2 - - 1
South East - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Route 53
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Route 53
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Route 53 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Route 53.

1 35 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (94.29%) Amazon S3
3 32 (91.43%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (91.43%) Puppet
4 30 (85.71%) Amazon ELB
4 30 (85.71%) DevOps
4 30 (85.71%) CentOS
5 29 (82.86%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (82.86%) Vagrant
5 29 (82.86%) Jenkins
5 29 (82.86%) Hudson
6 28 (80.00%) Red Hat
7 26 (74.29%) RightScale
8 25 (71.43%) Firewall
9 24 (68.57%) Configuration Management
9 24 (68.57%) Open Source
10 23 (65.71%) DNS
10 23 (65.71%) Maven
10 23 (65.71%) DHCP
11 20 (57.14%) QA
12 17 (48.57%) SaaS
12 17 (48.57%) PaaS
13 11 (31.43%) Linux
14 10 (28.57%) Apache
15 9 (25.71%) Big Data
16 8 (22.86%) nginx
16 8 (22.86%) Ruby
17 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
17 7 (20.00%) Performance Testing
17 7 (20.00%) Jetty

Route 53
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Route 53 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Route 53. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (28.57%) Apache
2 8 (22.86%) nginx
3 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (20.00%) Jetty
3 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 35 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (94.29%) Amazon S3
3 32 (91.43%) Amazon EC2
4 30 (85.71%) Amazon ELB
5 17 (48.57%) SaaS
5 17 (48.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) Firewall
2 23 (65.71%) DNS
2 23 (65.71%) DHCP
3 7 (20.00%) HTTP
4 6 (17.14%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) SMTP
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Big Data
2 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) Redis
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (82.86%) Jenkins
1 29 (82.86%) Hudson
2 23 (65.71%) Maven
3 7 (20.00%) JUnit
3 7 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.71%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Developer
3 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
3 2 (5.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (2.86%) Administrator
4 1 (2.86%) Web Team Leader
4 1 (2.86%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Servlets
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
4 2 (5.71%) LAMP
4 2 (5.71%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) Sinatra
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (68.57%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) CentOS
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) DevOps
2 29 (82.86%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (68.57%) Configuration Management
4 7 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 7 (20.00%) JVM Tuning
5 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) MVC
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Ruby
2 7 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) PHP5
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Xen
1 1 (2.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (91.43%) Puppet
2 29 (82.86%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.71%) HAProxy
3 2 (5.71%) Ansible
4 1 (2.86%) Salt
4 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.86%) Cacti
4 1 (2.86%) Munin
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 26 (74.29%) RightScale
3 2 (5.71%) Sony
4 1 (2.86%) New Relic
4 1 (2.86%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco