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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 38 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% 1.61% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.56% 25.00% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £438 £428
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.20% 6.45% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 12
Median daily rate £335 £355 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% -29.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £328 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £488 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 0 1 - -
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) logstash
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
2 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (33.33%) Kibana
2 1 (33.33%) logstash
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Rundeck
2 1 (33.33%) Salt
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Black Duck
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype
2 1 (33.33%) Veracode
2 1 (33.33%) VMware