The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 177 238 265
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +27
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 255 161 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.21% 0.74% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.48% 27.01% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 122 88
Average daily rate
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£440 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £486 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon AWS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
928 596 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.42% 2.72% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 423 312
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.75 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.57% -62.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -11.66%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in London

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in London

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in London

Amazon AWS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the London region.

Amazon AWS Hourly Rate Trend in London

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
City of London +41 52 £450 +9.09% 17
Wimbledon - 1 £425 -
Hammersmith - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 354 (68.87%) Web Services
2 259 (50.39%) Linux
3 221 (43.00%) DevOps
4 193 (37.55%) Puppet
5 186 (36.19%) Python
6 169 (32.88%) Opscode Chef
7 158 (30.74%) Agile Software Development
7 158 (30.74%) Ruby
8 137 (26.65%) Java
9 128 (24.90%) Amazon EC2
10 103 (20.04%) MySQL
11 100 (19.46%) Apache
12 98 (19.07%) Bash Shell
13 97 (18.87%) Red Hat
14 96 (18.68%) UNIX
15 94 (18.29%) Windows
16 93 (18.09%) Jenkins
17 92 (17.90%) VMware
18 86 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
19 84 (16.34%) NoSQL
19 84 (16.34%) Perl
20 83 (16.15%) Nagios
21 80 (15.56%) MongoDB
22 77 (14.98%) Amazon S3
23 73 (14.20%) Git (software)
24 71 (13.81%) CentOS
24 71 (13.81%) Configuration Management
25 67 (13.04%) Scrum
26 65 (12.65%) PHP
26 65 (12.65%) SQL

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 100 (19.46%) Apache
2 57 (11.09%) Tomcat
3 54 (10.51%) nginx
4 33 (6.42%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (6.23%) IIS
6 24 (4.67%) OpenStack
7 23 (4.47%) Node.js
8 21 (4.09%) Apache Spark
9 16 (3.11%) WebLogic
9 16 (3.11%) Apache Solr
10 15 (2.92%) WebSphere
11 14 (2.72%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (1.56%) Jetty
13 7 (1.36%) MS Exchange
13 7 (1.36%) CMS
14 6 (1.17%) JBoss
14 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (0.97%) WordPress
16 3 (0.58%) CloudStack
16 3 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.78%) Magento
2 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) assyst
3 1 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 128 (24.90%) Amazon EC2
2 77 (14.98%) Amazon S3
3 60 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (5.64%) Amazon ELB
5 24 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (4.28%) Heroku
7 21 (4.09%) PaaS
8 17 (3.31%) Amazon EMR
9 15 (2.92%) IaaS
10 12 (2.33%) Engine Yard
11 11 (2.14%) ElastiCache
11 11 (2.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 11 (2.14%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (1.56%) Route 53
14 7 (1.36%) GitHub
14 7 (1.36%) SaaS
15 5 (0.97%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.97%) Google App Engine
16 3 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.98%) Firewall
2 36 (7.00%) DNS
3 33 (6.42%) TCP/IP
4 18 (3.50%) Internet
5 15 (2.92%) VLAN
6 14 (2.72%) HTTP
7 13 (2.53%) SSL
8 8 (1.56%) VPN
9 6 (1.17%) SAN
9 6 (1.17%) SNMP
9 6 (1.17%) DHCP
10 4 (0.78%) MPLS
11 3 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.58%) BIG-IP
11 3 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.58%) Network Security
11 3 (0.58%) LDAP
11 3 (0.58%) LAN
11 3 (0.58%) WAN
11 3 (0.58%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (20.04%) MySQL
2 84 (16.34%) NoSQL
3 80 (15.56%) MongoDB
4 52 (10.12%) Hadoop
5 48 (9.34%) Apache Cassandra
6 47 (9.14%) Big Data
7 33 (6.42%) SQL Server
8 32 (6.23%) Redis
9 22 (4.28%) Amazon RDS
10 19 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (3.50%) CouchDB
12 17 (3.31%) Riak
13 15 (2.92%) Oracle Exadata
14 14 (2.72%) RDBMS
14 14 (2.72%) Relational Database
14 14 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 8 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (1.17%) Apache Hive
17 4 (0.78%) DB2
17 4 (0.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 93 (18.09%) Jenkins
2 73 (14.20%) Git (software)
3 44 (8.56%) Subversion
4 42 (8.17%) Hudson
5 25 (4.86%) Maven
6 24 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (4.47%) Cucumber
8 19 (3.70%) JIRA
9 14 (2.72%) TeamCity
10 12 (2.33%) Mercurial
11 10 (1.95%) JUnit
11 10 (1.95%) RSpec
12 8 (1.56%) JMeter
12 8 (1.56%) Selenium
13 7 (1.36%) PHPUnit
14 6 (1.17%) Gerrit
15 5 (0.97%) Grunt
16 4 (0.78%) AnthillPro
16 4 (0.78%) Gradle
16 4 (0.78%) Artifactory
General
1 29 (5.64%) Finance
2 22 (4.28%) Games
3 21 (4.09%) Publishing
4 14 (2.72%) Marketing
5 12 (2.33%) Retail
6 6 (1.17%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.97%) Advertising
8 4 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.58%) Banking
9 3 (0.58%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 136 (26.46%) Developer
2 110 (21.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 49 (9.53%) Architect
4 41 (7.98%) Java Developer
5 36 (7.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 32 (6.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 29 (5.64%) Consultant
8 28 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
9 26 (5.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 25 (4.86%) Senior Developer
11 17 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
12 16 (3.11%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (3.11%) Software Engineer
12 16 (3.11%) Web Developer
12 16 (3.11%) Administrator
12 16 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (2.92%) DevOps Architect
14 14 (2.72%) Security Engineer
15 12 (2.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
16 11 (2.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (68.87%) Web Services
2 51 (9.92%) LAMP
3 47 (9.14%) RESTful
4 45 (8.75%) HTML
5 38 (7.39%) CSS
5 38 (7.39%) jQuery
6 31 (6.03%) XML
7 30 (5.84%) Spring
7 30 (5.84%) Ruby on Rails
8 28 (5.45%) REST
9 27 (5.25%) HTML5
10 22 (4.28%) JSON
11 20 (3.89%) AngularJS
12 19 (3.70%) J2EE
13 18 (3.50%) Sass
14 17 (3.31%) CSS3
15 15 (2.92%) WebSphere MQ
16 14 (2.72%) .NET
16 14 (2.72%) Apache Camel
17 13 (2.53%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.17%) Open Source
2 31 (6.03%) Clustering
3 25 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.67%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.31%) Digital Media
6 16 (3.11%) Replication
6 16 (3.11%) Online Games
7 11 (2.14%) Device Driver
8 6 (1.17%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.78%) Social Network
10 4 (0.78%) Social Media
10 4 (0.78%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.78%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.78%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.78%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.58%) User Experience
11 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 259 (50.39%) Linux
2 96 (18.68%) UNIX
3 94 (18.29%) Windows
4 71 (13.81%) CentOS
5 44 (8.56%) Ubuntu
6 30 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (4.86%) Debian
8 16 (3.11%) Android
9 14 (2.72%) Apple iOS
10 11 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (1.36%) Solaris
13 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.39%) VMS
14 2 (0.39%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.19%) SUSE
15 1 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (43.00%) DevOps
2 158 (30.74%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (13.81%) Configuration Management
5 67 (13.04%) Scrum
6 60 (11.67%) TDD
7 55 (10.70%) Load Balancing
8 53 (10.31%) BDD
9 32 (6.23%) Software Engineering
10 30 (5.84%) E-Commerce
11 29 (5.64%) SOA
12 24 (4.67%) OO
12 24 (4.67%) ITIL
13 22 (4.28%) MVC
13 22 (4.28%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (4.09%) Web Development
14 21 (4.09%) Release Management
15 18 (3.50%) Kanban
16 17 (3.31%) High Availability
16 17 (3.31%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 186 (36.19%) Python
2 158 (30.74%) Ruby
3 137 (26.65%) Java
4 98 (19.07%) Bash Shell
5 84 (16.34%) Perl
6 65 (12.65%) PHP
6 65 (12.65%) SQL
7 55 (10.70%) JavaScript
8 34 (6.61%) PowerShell
9 27 (5.25%) Shell Script
10 23 (4.47%) C#
11 17 (3.31%) Scala
12 13 (2.53%) Groovy
13 10 (1.95%) Korn
14 9 (1.75%) Clojure
14 9 (1.75%) PHP5
15 8 (1.56%) Golang
16 5 (0.97%) Haskell
16 5 (0.97%) Erlang
16 5 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (4.28%) Degree
2 14 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (2.72%) CCNA
3 12 (2.33%) CISSP
3 12 (2.33%) CCSA
3 12 (2.33%) CISM
3 12 (2.33%) JNCIA
4 5 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.58%) MCSE
7 2 (0.39%) PMP
7 2 (0.39%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.39%) ISEB
7 2 (0.39%) MCP
7 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.39%) VCDX
7 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.67%) QA
2 7 (1.36%) SLA
3 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 61 (11.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 22 (4.28%) vCloud
4 17 (3.31%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (2.72%) vSphere
5 14 (2.72%) Docker
6 12 (2.33%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.14%) Varnish
8 10 (1.95%) VirtualBox
9 8 (1.56%) Xen
9 8 (1.56%) Hyper-V
10 6 (1.17%) Postfix
10 6 (1.17%) Sendmail
11 4 (0.78%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.58%) HDFS
12 3 (0.58%) XenApp
13 2 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 193 (37.55%) Puppet
2 169 (32.88%) Opscode Chef
3 83 (16.15%) Nagios
4 49 (9.53%) Ansible
5 33 (6.42%) Cacti
6 31 (6.03%) Salt
7 24 (4.67%) ZABBIX
8 16 (3.11%) Vagrant
9 15 (2.92%) SELinux
10 12 (2.33%) collectd
11 11 (2.14%) Cobbler
12 8 (1.56%) Capistrano
12 8 (1.56%) HAProxy
13 7 (1.36%) Opsview
14 6 (1.17%) SCOM
14 6 (1.17%) Kibana
14 6 (1.17%) Graphite
15 5 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
15 5 (0.97%) Mesos
15 5 (0.97%) logstash
Vendors
1 97 (18.87%) Red Hat
2 92 (17.90%) VMware
3 56 (10.89%) Oracle
4 37 (7.20%) Microsoft
5 32 (6.23%) Rackspace
6 21 (4.09%) Cisco
7 18 (3.50%) IBM
7 18 (3.50%) Google
8 17 (3.31%) SaltStack
9 16 (3.11%) Percona
10 15 (2.92%) Akamai
10 15 (2.92%) BMC
11 14 (2.72%) Zend
12 12 (2.33%) Citrix
13 10 (1.95%) HP
14 8 (1.56%) Jaspersoft
15 7 (1.36%) F5
15 7 (1.36%) New Relic
15 7 (1.36%) Remedy
16 6 (1.17%) Juniper
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £550 - 600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £425 - 450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £320.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day Long term projects - 3 month rolling +
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Hackney, London
Execellence Limited
Posted: 19 days ago