The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Route 53
Rank 547 529 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Route 53 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.011% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.45% 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1795 1146 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.88% 2.57% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 742 515
Average daily rate £438 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
- +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 23 19
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.62% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.38 £44.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Route 53 across the England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Route 53 Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 January 2015. 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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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
South East - 4 £438 - 1
London -10 3 £625 +78.57% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North West - - - - 1
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Route 53
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (80.95%) Amazon ELB
3 31 (73.81%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (73.81%) Amazon S3
4 28 (66.67%) Puppet
5 26 (61.90%) DevOps
6 23 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
7 21 (50.00%) Web Services
8 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
9 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
10 18 (42.86%) Linux
10 18 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
10 18 (42.86%) CentOS
11 17 (40.48%) Red Hat
12 16 (38.10%) Vagrant
13 15 (35.71%) SaaS
13 15 (35.71%) QA
13 15 (35.71%) Maven
14 13 (30.95%) DNS
14 13 (30.95%) Tomcat
14 13 (30.95%) MySQL
14 13 (30.95%) RightScale
15 12 (28.57%) Hudson
15 12 (28.57%) Apache
15 12 (28.57%) DHCP
16 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (23.81%) Oracle
17 10 (23.81%) PaaS
18 9 (21.43%) PHP

Route 53
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 13 (30.95%) Tomcat
2 12 (28.57%) Apache
3 7 (16.67%) nginx
4 6 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (4.76%) Jetty
5 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 42 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (80.95%) Amazon ELB
3 31 (73.81%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (73.81%) Amazon S3
4 15 (35.71%) SaaS
5 10 (23.81%) PaaS
6 4 (9.52%) CloudFront
7 2 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (4.76%) ElastiCache
7 2 (4.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (2.38%) IaaS
8 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) DNS
2 12 (28.57%) DHCP
3 8 (19.05%) Firewall
4 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (9.52%) SSL
6 3 (7.14%) HTTP
7 2 (4.76%) Network Security
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (30.95%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) Redis
3 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) Couchbase
4 3 (7.14%) SimpleDB
5 2 (4.76%) Big Data
5 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
2 15 (35.71%) Maven
3 12 (28.57%) Hudson
4 4 (9.52%) Ant
5 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.76%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) Grunt
5 2 (4.76%) Gradle
5 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.76%) Gerrit
5 2 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.14%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (9.52%) LAMP
2 4 (9.52%) J2EE
3 2 (4.76%) Servlets
3 2 (4.76%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Open Source
3 6 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 4 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
1 18 (42.86%) CentOS
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) UNIX
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Debian
4 2 (4.76%) VMS
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) DevOps
2 23 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
4 6 (14.29%) Web Development
4 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.90%) Refactoring
5 5 (11.90%) Kanban
5 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.52%) Security Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) SOA
7 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.14%) Network Design
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.76%) Release Management
8 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.76%) Change Control
8 2 (4.76%) JVM Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PHP
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) Python
2 8 (19.05%) Ruby
2 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 6 (14.29%) C++
3 6 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) Perl
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (66.67%) Puppet
2 18 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (38.10%) Vagrant
4 5 (11.90%) HAProxy
5 4 (9.52%) Salt
6 1 (2.38%) Graphite
6 1 (2.38%) Nagios
6 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Red Hat
2 13 (30.95%) RightScale
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Percona
5 1 (2.38%) VMware