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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 40 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.85% 2.78% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 57.14% 77.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £190.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £189.50 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
+474.24% -
Cloud Services Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
14 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.24% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £190.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +137.03%
Amazon AWS
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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
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 23 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) iPad
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Apple
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) McAfee
5 4 (30.77%) WSUS
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) IPv4
5 4 (30.77%) IPv6
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
6 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Mule
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) JUnit
6 3 (23.08%) SAP
6 3 (23.08%) JBoss
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (23.08%) Mule
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) VPN
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) IPv4
3 4 (30.77%) IPv6
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Tester
1 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Automated Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) Symfony
2 1 (7.69%) Zend Framework
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) iPad
2 3 (23.08%) DTV
3 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) XenApp
1 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) WSUS
1 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
1 6 (46.15%) Apple
2 4 (30.77%) McAfee
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) JBoss
4 2 (15.38%) AppSense
5 1 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (7.69%) Zend
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle