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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Route 53
Rank 553 543 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Route 53 26 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.017% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.41% 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -
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
1839 1220 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.71% 2.61% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1244 784 477
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 22 13
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.23 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -13.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £11.80 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £44.25 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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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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 +14 6 £463 +23.33% 3
South East - 5 £475 -
Yorkshire -8 4 - -
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Route 53
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 44 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (77.27%) Amazon ELB
3 33 (75.00%) Amazon S3
4 31 (70.45%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (63.64%) Puppet
6 26 (59.09%) DevOps
7 23 (52.27%) Amazon RDS
7 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (52.27%) Web Services
8 20 (45.45%) Linux
8 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
9 19 (43.18%) Configuration Management
10 18 (40.91%) CentOS
10 18 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
12 16 (36.36%) Vagrant
13 15 (34.09%) MySQL
13 15 (34.09%) QA
13 15 (34.09%) Maven
13 15 (34.09%) SaaS
14 14 (31.82%) Apache
15 13 (29.55%) Tomcat
15 13 (29.55%) DNS
15 13 (29.55%) RightScale
16 12 (27.27%) Hudson
16 12 (27.27%) DHCP
17 11 (25.00%) PHP
17 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (22.73%) SQL
18 10 (22.73%) Oracle

Route 53
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (31.82%) Apache
2 13 (29.55%) Tomcat
3 7 (15.91%) nginx
4 6 (13.64%) Node.js
5 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.55%) IIS
5 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.55%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 44 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (77.27%) Amazon ELB
3 33 (75.00%) Amazon S3
4 31 (70.45%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (34.09%) SaaS
6 10 (22.73%) PaaS
7 4 (9.09%) CloudFront
8 2 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (4.55%) ElastiCache
8 2 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (2.27%) IaaS
9 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) DNS
2 12 (27.27%) DHCP
3 8 (18.18%) Firewall
4 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (9.09%) SSL
6 3 (6.82%) HTTP
7 2 (4.55%) Internet
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
8 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (34.09%) MySQL
3 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.36%) Redis
4 4 (9.09%) Big Data
5 3 (6.82%) Couchbase
5 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.82%) SimpleDB
5 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 15 (34.09%) Maven
3 12 (27.27%) Hudson
4 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.09%) Ant
5 2 (4.55%) JUnit
5 2 (4.55%) Subversion
5 2 (4.55%) Selenium
5 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.55%) Gerrit
5 2 (4.55%) Gradle
5 2 (4.55%) Grunt
General
1 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) Web Services
2 6 (13.64%) LAMP
3 4 (9.09%) J2EE
4 2 (4.55%) Servlets
4 2 (4.55%) XML
4 2 (4.55%) POSIX
4 2 (4.55%) JSON
4 2 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.18%) Open Source
3 6 (13.64%) Client/Server
4 4 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 18 (40.91%) CentOS
3 5 (11.36%) Windows
4 3 (6.82%) UNIX
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.55%) VMS
5 2 (4.55%) Debian
6 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) DevOps
2 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (43.18%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.64%) Web Development
4 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.36%) Refactoring
5 5 (11.36%) Kanban
5 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.09%) Security Testing
6 4 (9.09%) SOA
6 4 (9.09%) TDD
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.82%) Network Design
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.55%) Release Management
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.55%) OO
8 2 (4.55%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) PHP
2 10 (22.73%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) Python
3 8 (18.18%) Ruby
3 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.64%) C++
4 6 (13.64%) Java
5 4 (9.09%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.55%) PHP5
7 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (63.64%) Puppet
2 18 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (36.36%) Vagrant
4 5 (11.36%) HAProxy
5 4 (9.09%) Salt
6 1 (2.27%) Graphite
6 1 (2.27%) Nagios
6 1 (2.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
2 13 (29.55%) RightScale
3 10 (22.73%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) Percona
4 2 (4.55%) Sony
5 1 (2.27%) VMware