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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 58 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.21% 0.45% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.56% 28.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £370 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +51.89%
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
59 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.90% 1.58% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 1
Average daily rate £305 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.38% -9.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.10 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) WCF

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
3 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 1 (9.09%) PaaS
4 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) LINQ
4 1 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 2 (18.18%) Mesos
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (9.09%) ForgeRock
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Sybase
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam
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Rate: £300.00 - £380 per day
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