The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 40 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.28% 1.82% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.32% 85.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-64.09% -
Cloud Services Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
19 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.87% 2.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Average daily rate £325 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
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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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -14 1 - -
Amazon AWS
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Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) iPad
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) AppSense
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Network Support
1 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) AppSense
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Google