The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 57 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.81% 0.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.27% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£213 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
22 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.96% 1.17% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Average daily rate £310 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Glasgow region.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Amazon AWS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Amazon AWS 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 Amazon AWS.

1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (33.33%) Route 53
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
3 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (16.67%) logstash
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) Redis

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Amazon AWS 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 Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
1 4 (66.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (33.33%) Route 53
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
1 1 (16.67%) logstash
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat