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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 38 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.65% 0.36% 1.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.67% 11.11% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £389
% change year-on-year
- +15.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.19 £190.00
% change year-on-year
+15.93% -84.11%
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
30 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.80% 3.26% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 15
Median daily rate £400 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £435 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £605 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.65 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 30 September 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 - 1 £450 -
Preston - 1 - -
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Puppet
3 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 8 (61.54%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (46.15%) SaltStack
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
5 6 (46.15%) IaaS
5 6 (46.15%) Apache
5 6 (46.15%) UML
5 6 (46.15%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (46.15%) OO
5 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) Project Management
5 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) Use Case
5 6 (46.15%) Open Source
6 5 (38.46%) JIRA
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle
6 5 (38.46%) Unix
6 5 (38.46%) Service Design
7 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall

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 6 (46.15%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DMZ
3 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Artifactory
2 1 (7.69%) Gerrit
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
2 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (7.69%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
1 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) UML
2 6 (46.15%) Use Case
2 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Service Design
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (23.08%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
5 3 (23.08%) SEO
5 3 (23.08%) SFIA
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Docker
3 1 (7.69%) vCloud
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Puppet
2 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) CFEngine
3 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
3 1 (7.69%) Kibana
3 1 (7.69%) logstash
3 1 (7.69%) Rundeck
3 1 (7.69%) Salt
3 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) SaltStack
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) Splunk
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Black Duck
6 1 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (7.69%) Sonatype
6 1 (7.69%) Veracode