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 27 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 61 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.92% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.44% 14.29% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£480 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £377 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +25.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £189.50 -
% change year-on-year
-79.41% -
Amazon AWS
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
18 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.06% 0.81% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
Average daily rate £421 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.41% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £300 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £360 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+38.23% -48.48%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (63.64%) SOA
1 7 (63.64%) Middleware
2 6 (54.55%) SaaS
2 6 (54.55%) PaaS
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Apache
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (18.18%) Engine Yard
6 2 (18.18%) Capistrano
6 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
6 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) SaaS
1 6 (54.55%) PaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Engine Yard
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) Ruby
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Capistrano
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) logstash
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Sun