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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 34 89 120
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +31
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 1241 567 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.60% 2.40% 1.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.79% 32.81% 31.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 984 403 289
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £380
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £189.00
% change year-on-year
- -79.36%
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
2834 1728 1355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.80% 7.32% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2128 1229 922
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 25
Median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £17.15 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £89.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
City of London +76 199 £500 +5.26% 64
Croydon -7 16 £459 +4.85% 3
Westminster - 14 £481 -
Bromley +3 8 £450 -14.28%
Harrow - 6 £500 -
Surbiton - 4 £475 - 1
Docklands, London +10 2 £525 -2.77%
Hammersmith +3 2 - -
Canary Wharf -9 1 - -
Southwark - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £475 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £600 - 2
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 London region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 1095 (50.18%) DevOps
2 971 (44.50%) Agile Software Development
3 930 (42.62%) Linux
4 758 (34.74%) Puppet
5 673 (30.84%) Java
6 626 (28.69%) Continuous Integration
7 588 (26.95%) Web Services
8 583 (26.72%) Ansible
9 581 (26.63%) Python
9 581 (26.63%) Microsoft Azure
10 576 (26.40%) Docker
11 548 (25.11%) Ruby
12 547 (25.07%) Opscode Chef
13 541 (24.79%) Git (software)
14 521 (23.88%) Jenkins
15 475 (21.77%) Configuration Management
16 399 (18.29%) TDD
17 387 (17.74%) JavaScript
18 331 (15.17%) Finance
19 318 (14.57%) Windows
20 299 (13.70%) Scrum
20 299 (13.70%) NoSQL
21 297 (13.61%) Continuous Delivery
22 294 (13.47%) SQL
23 277 (12.69%) VMware
24 266 (12.19%) Kubernetes
25 265 (12.14%) Bash Shell
26 262 (12.01%) HTML
27 249 (11.41%) Open Source
28 246 (11.27%) Amazon EC2

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 219 (10.04%) Apache
2 184 (8.43%) OpenStack
3 152 (6.97%) nginx
4 151 (6.92%) Tomcat
5 125 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
6 103 (4.72%) Confluence
7 80 (3.67%) Apache Spark
8 75 (3.44%) IIS
9 70 (3.21%) Cloud Foundry
10 57 (2.61%) JBoss
11 33 (1.51%) WebSphere
12 30 (1.37%) CMS
13 28 (1.28%) Jetty
14 23 (1.05%) WebLogic
15 21 (0.96%) SharePoint
16 19 (0.87%) WordPress
17 15 (0.69%) Apache Solr
18 14 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 13 (0.60%) Mule ESB
20 9 (0.41%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 53 (2.43%) HipChat
2 28 (1.28%) MS Excel
3 11 (0.50%) MS Office
4 10 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.092%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.046%) Gliffy
7 1 (0.046%) MS Project
7 1 (0.046%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.32%) Magento
4 3 (0.14%) BigMachines
4 3 (0.14%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.092%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.092%) Odoo
6 1 (0.046%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.046%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.046%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.046%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.046%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.046%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.046%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.046%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 581 (26.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 246 (11.27%) Amazon EC2
3 198 (9.07%) AWS CloudFormation
4 156 (7.15%) GitHub
5 149 (6.83%) PaaS
6 143 (6.55%) IaaS
7 142 (6.51%) Amazon S3
8 114 (5.22%) SaaS
9 86 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
10 79 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
11 63 (2.89%) Amazon SQS
12 61 (2.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 52 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
14 49 (2.25%) Office 365
15 45 (2.06%) CloudFront
15 45 (2.06%) Heroku
16 36 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
16 36 (1.65%) Route 53
17 32 (1.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 30 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 162 (7.42%) DNS
1 162 (7.42%) Firewall
2 123 (5.64%) TCP/IP
3 97 (4.45%) HTTP
4 75 (3.44%) Internet
5 73 (3.35%) VPN
6 66 (3.02%) SSL
7 64 (2.93%) WAN
8 61 (2.80%) LAN
9 56 (2.57%) SSH
10 46 (2.11%) SAN
11 45 (2.06%) OpenVPN
12 39 (1.79%) OpenLDAP
13 34 (1.56%) LDAP
14 32 (1.47%) Network Security
15 24 (1.10%) DHCP
15 24 (1.10%) NAS
16 20 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
17 18 (0.82%) VoIP
17 18 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (13.70%) NoSQL
2 245 (11.23%) MongoDB
2 245 (11.23%) MySQL
3 240 (11.00%) PostgreSQL
4 171 (7.84%) Hadoop
5 161 (7.38%) SQL Server
6 134 (6.14%) Amazon RDS
7 121 (5.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 118 (5.41%) Big Data
9 112 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 90 (4.12%) Redis
11 61 (2.80%) Relational Database
12 45 (2.06%) Amazon Redshift
13 36 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
14 28 (1.28%) HBase
14 28 (1.28%) Neo4j
15 22 (1.01%) Apache Hive
16 21 (0.96%) Oracle Database
16 21 (0.96%) RDBMS
17 17 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 541 (24.79%) Git (software)
2 521 (23.88%) Jenkins
3 205 (9.40%) JIRA
4 171 (7.84%) Maven
5 123 (5.64%) TeamCity
6 107 (4.90%) Artifactory
7 106 (4.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 98 (4.49%) JUnit
9 81 (3.71%) Subversion
10 75 (3.44%) GitLab
11 71 (3.25%) Vagrant
12 70 (3.21%) Hudson
13 67 (3.07%) Ant
13 67 (3.07%) SonarQube
14 63 (2.89%) Octopus Deploy
15 58 (2.66%) Cucumber
16 52 (2.38%) Bitbucket
17 48 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 47 (2.15%) JIRA Agile
19 43 (1.97%) Liquibase
General
1 331 (15.17%) Finance
2 94 (4.31%) Retail
3 86 (3.94%) Banking
4 57 (2.61%) Publishing
5 50 (2.29%) Marketing
6 34 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 19 (0.87%) Advertising
8 18 (0.82%) Games
9 16 (0.73%) Legal
10 14 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.50%) Electronics
13 9 (0.41%) Back Office
14 8 (0.37%) Law
15 7 (0.32%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.14%) Billing
16 3 (0.14%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.046%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.046%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.046%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 690 (31.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 534 (24.47%) Developer
3 323 (14.80%) Architect
4 295 (13.52%) AWS Engineer
5 257 (11.78%) AWS DevOps
6 220 (10.08%) Java Developer
7 147 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
8 141 (6.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 140 (6.42%) Linux Engineer
10 122 (5.59%) Cloud Architect
11 120 (5.50%) Senior DevOps
12 117 (5.36%) Senior Developer
13 115 (5.27%) Consultant
14 104 (4.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 103 (4.72%) AWS Architect
16 101 (4.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 96 (4.40%) AWS Developer
18 76 (3.48%) Technical Architect
19 73 (3.35%) DevOps Consultant
20 68 (3.12%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 588 (26.95%) Web Services
2 262 (12.01%) HTML
3 226 (10.36%) CSS
4 214 (9.81%) .NET
5 202 (9.26%) Node.js
6 166 (7.61%) AngularJS
7 141 (6.46%) HTML5
8 133 (6.10%) REST
9 104 (4.77%) LAMP
10 101 (4.63%) RabbitMQ
11 91 (4.17%) RESTful
11 91 (4.17%) Sensu
12 90 (4.12%) ELK Stack
12 90 (4.12%) Spring
13 87 (3.99%) ASP.NET
13 87 (3.99%) J2EE
13 87 (3.99%) jQuery
14 85 (3.90%) CSS3
15 71 (3.25%) JSON
16 59 (2.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 128 (5.87%) Public Cloud
2 96 (4.40%) Data Centre
3 75 (3.44%) Private Cloud
4 57 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 45 (2.06%) User Experience
8 36 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 35 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
10 34 (1.56%) Algorithms
11 32 (1.47%) Clustering
12 28 (1.28%) Management Information System
13 26 (1.19%) Data Structures
14 25 (1.15%) Visualisation
15 20 (0.92%) Blog
15 20 (0.92%) Fintech
15 20 (0.92%) PKI
16 18 (0.82%) Replication
17 17 (0.78%) Mathematics
17 17 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 930 (42.62%) Linux
2 318 (14.57%) Windows
3 229 (10.49%) Unix
4 165 (7.56%) CentOS
5 111 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 110 (5.04%) Windows Server
7 90 (4.12%) Ubuntu
8 72 (3.30%) CoreOS
9 39 (1.79%) Apple iOS
10 32 (1.47%) Android
11 28 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 23 (1.05%) Debian
14 22 (1.01%) Fedora
15 21 (0.96%) Solaris
16 12 (0.55%) AIX
17 11 (0.50%) VMS
17 11 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
18 8 (0.37%) Mac OS
19 7 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1095 (50.18%) DevOps
2 971 (44.50%) Agile Software Development
3 626 (28.69%) Continuous Integration
4 475 (21.77%) Configuration Management
5 399 (18.29%) TDD
6 299 (13.70%) Scrum
7 297 (13.61%) Continuous Delivery
8 249 (11.41%) Open Source
9 211 (9.67%) E-Commerce
10 206 (9.44%) BDD
11 193 (8.85%) Migration
12 133 (6.10%) High Availability
13 126 (5.77%) Microservices
14 116 (5.32%) MVC
15 103 (4.72%) Software Engineering
16 98 (4.49%) OO
17 97 (4.45%) Kanban
18 87 (3.99%) Mentoring
19 84 (3.85%) Load Balancing
19 84 (3.85%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 673 (30.84%) Java
2 581 (26.63%) Python
3 548 (25.11%) Ruby
4 387 (17.74%) JavaScript
5 294 (13.47%) SQL
6 265 (12.14%) Bash Shell
7 246 (11.27%) Perl
8 176 (8.07%) PHP
9 158 (7.24%) PowerShell
10 155 (7.10%) C#
11 147 (6.74%) Scala
12 138 (6.32%) Go
13 82 (3.76%) Shell Script
14 64 (2.93%) Groovy
15 54 (2.47%) C++
16 49 (2.25%) Clojure
17 24 (1.10%) Jython
17 24 (1.10%) T-SQL
18 19 (0.87%) Erlang
19 17 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 175 (8.02%) Security Cleared
2 142 (6.51%) SC Cleared
3 64 (2.93%) Degree
4 43 (1.97%) AWS Certification
5 42 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 26 (1.19%) CISSP
7 20 (0.92%) BC Cleared
7 20 (0.92%) CTC Cleared
8 17 (0.78%) DV Cleared
9 15 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.55%) CCNA
11 12 (0.55%) CISM
12 10 (0.46%) CISA
13 9 (0.41%) MCSE
14 8 (0.37%) CCNP
14 8 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.32%) RHCE
16 6 (0.27%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.07%) QA
2 19 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
4 10 (0.46%) GCP
4 10 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.18%) SLA
7 1 (0.046%) BS7799
7 1 (0.046%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 576 (26.40%) Docker
2 143 (6.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (6.10%) Active Directory
4 110 (5.04%) vCloud
5 74 (3.39%) flannel
6 72 (3.30%) etcd
7 66 (3.02%) Ceph
8 65 (2.98%) GlusterFS
9 46 (2.11%) Squid
10 41 (1.88%) KVM
11 40 (1.83%) vSphere
12 39 (1.79%) Postfix
13 37 (1.70%) Xen
14 34 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
15 28 (1.28%) Hyper-V
16 22 (1.01%) NFS
17 15 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
18 13 (0.60%) VMware ESX
19 11 (0.50%) HDFS
19 11 (0.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 758 (34.74%) Puppet
2 583 (26.72%) Ansible
3 547 (25.07%) Opscode Chef
4 266 (12.19%) Kubernetes
5 188 (8.62%) Terraform
6 144 (6.60%) logstash
7 100 (4.58%) HAProxy
8 93 (4.26%) Graphite
9 85 (3.90%) Nagios
10 81 (3.71%) ZABBIX
11 75 (3.44%) Kibana
12 71 (3.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 71 (3.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 65 (2.98%) rkt
14 64 (2.93%) Mesos
15 63 (2.89%) Salt
16 41 (1.88%) Packer
16 41 (1.88%) Rancher
17 28 (1.28%) SCCM
18 18 (0.82%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 277 (12.69%) VMware
2 168 (7.70%) Oracle
3 159 (7.29%) Microsoft
4 147 (6.74%) Google
5 126 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 83 (3.80%) Rackspace
6 83 (3.80%) Splunk
7 79 (3.62%) Atlassian
8 58 (2.66%) Cisco
9 56 (2.57%) Sonatype
10 44 (2.02%) Citrix
11 42 (1.92%) IBM
12 31 (1.42%) NetApp
13 30 (1.37%) HP
14 29 (1.33%) Adobe
14 29 (1.33%) EMC
15 28 (1.28%) New Relic
16 26 (1.19%) AppDynamics
16 26 (1.19%) Dell
17 23 (1.05%) Hortonworks
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £580 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day £475, rolling contract
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day Initial 6 Month Contract
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £510 per day Dependant on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day Contract
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Great central London locations
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago