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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 48 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 5 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.04% 2.39% 2.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.41% 45.83% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
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£400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £189.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-79.36% +472.72%
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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
17 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.55% 5.21% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 3
Average daily rate £375 £321 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.73% -1.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £190.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+45.16% -53.03%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 17 (68.00%) Web Services
2 13 (52.00%) MVC
3 12 (48.00%) Java
3 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 10 (40.00%) Finance
5 10 (40.00%) Puppet
6 9 (36.00%) DevOps
6 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
6 9 (36.00%) Programme Management
6 9 (36.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (36.00%) Marketing
6 9 (36.00%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (36.00%) .NET
6 9 (36.00%) SAP
6 9 (36.00%) Electronics
6 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (36.00%) DTV
6 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (32.00%) C#
7 8 (32.00%) Maven
8 7 (28.00%) TDD
8 7 (28.00%) HTML
8 7 (28.00%) CSS
8 7 (28.00%) Linux
8 7 (28.00%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (28.00%) BDD
9 6 (24.00%) Hibernate

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 6 (24.00%) Mule
2 2 (8.00%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.00%) Eucalyptus
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 9 (36.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
1 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.00%) Couchbase
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Maven
2 4 (16.00%) NUnit
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (16.00%) MSTest
3 3 (12.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (36.00%) Marketing
2 9 (36.00%) Electronics
2 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Web Services
2 9 (36.00%) .NET
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (28.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) HTML
4 7 (28.00%) Castle Windsor
5 6 (24.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (24.00%) JPA
5 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (24.00%) Spring
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.00%) REST
6 5 (20.00%) Apache Camel
6 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (12.00%) jQuery
8 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (8.00%) Spring Integration
9 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Programme Management
3 9 (36.00%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (36.00%) DevOps
4 7 (28.00%) BDD
4 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (20.00%) SOA
7 4 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (16.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (16.00%) CQRS
7 4 (16.00%) Mobile First
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter
3 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) NetApp