The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 35 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 21 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.40% 3.43% 2.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 75.00% 54.17% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 7
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£413 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £19.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+51.89% -64.09%
Amazon AWS
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
28 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.87% 6.33% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 7
Average daily rate £406 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £17.52
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -20.06%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Amazon AWS
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Gloucestershire region.

Amazon AWS Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheltenham -2 9 £500 +21.21%
Gloucester +7 5 £413 - 2
Amazon AWS
South West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 18 (58.06%) Web Services
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
3 13 (41.94%) Puppet
4 11 (35.48%) Java
4 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) MVC
5 10 (32.26%) Finance
5 10 (32.26%) TDD
6 9 (29.03%) Maven
6 9 (29.03%) .NET
6 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
6 9 (29.03%) Windows
7 8 (25.81%) C#
7 8 (25.81%) HTML
7 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
7 8 (25.81%) CSS
7 8 (25.81%) OpenStack
7 8 (25.81%) DevOps
7 8 (25.81%) BDD
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
8 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
8 7 (22.58%) Castle Windsor
9 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
9 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (19.35%) JPA
9 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
9 6 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (19.35%) SAP

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (25.81%) OpenStack
2 5 (16.13%) Eucalyptus
3 4 (12.90%) Mule
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LAN
1 5 (16.13%) WAN
1 5 (16.13%) Ethernet
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.90%) Couchbase
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Maven
2 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) NUnit
3 4 (12.90%) MSTest
4 3 (9.68%) SpecFlow
4 3 (9.68%) Selenium
4 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
5 2 (6.45%) JUnit
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Electronics
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) Web Services
2 9 (29.03%) .NET
3 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.81%) CSS
3 8 (25.81%) HTML
4 7 (22.58%) Castle Windsor
5 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
5 6 (19.35%) Spring
5 6 (19.35%) JPA
6 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
6 5 (16.13%) Java EE
6 5 (16.13%) REST
6 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (12.90%) Apache Camel
7 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (12.90%) Spring MVC
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) DTV
2 5 (16.13%) Replication
2 5 (16.13%) Private Cloud
2 5 (16.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) CentOS
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) MVC
3 10 (32.26%) TDD
4 8 (25.81%) BDD
4 8 (25.81%) DevOps
5 6 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
5 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) Migration
6 5 (16.13%) SOA
6 5 (16.13%) Service Management
6 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (12.90%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (12.90%) CQRS
7 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
5 5 (16.13%) Ruby
6 3 (9.68%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Puppet
2 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) SAP
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) NetApp
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter
4 1 (3.23%) Rackspace