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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £190.00 - -
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
29 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.70% 0.37% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -26.78%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Rossendale - - - - 1
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Percona
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (50.00%) nginx

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Percona
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat