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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 55 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.62% 0.61% 1.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.43% 25.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
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£375 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -64.54%
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
14 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.87% 2.43% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 10
Average daily rate £350 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+63.46% -30.66%

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
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 3 March 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
Gloucester - 1 £350 -
Amazon AWS
South West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) JPA
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (14.29%) JSF
4 1 (14.29%) Maven

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) JPA
3 1 (14.29%) JSF
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) UML
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat