The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 48 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.67% 1.76% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.00% 77.78% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £450 £338 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.35 -
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -
Amazon AWS
North 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 Lancashire region.

Cloud Services Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
50 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.72% 2.26% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 7 8
Median daily rate £400 £338 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -36.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £375 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.53%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool -16 2 £450 +33.33%
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) logstash
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Salt
4 1 (25.00%) Kibana
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Rundeck
4 1 (25.00%) Sonatype
4 1 (25.00%) Black Duck
4 1 (25.00%) Veracode
4 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DMZ
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (25.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) OWASP
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (25.00%) Kibana
2 1 (25.00%) logstash
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Rundeck
2 1 (25.00%) Salt
2 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Black Duck
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Sonatype
2 1 (25.00%) Veracode
2 1 (25.00%) VMware