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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 44 98 147
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +49
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 1040 515 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.78% 2.24% 1.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.14% 32.55% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 359 252
Median daily rate £500 £450 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £592 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £422
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +84.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
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
2411 1582 1157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.09% 6.89% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1757 1058 814
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 13
Median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £17.50 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.78 £40.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +66 161 £500 +11.11% 72
Croydon -3 10 £480 +11.30% 2
Bromley -6 8 £450 -14.28% 1
Westminster - 8 £475 -
Hammersmith +6 5 £622 +30.94%
Hayes - 5 £525 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 3 £450 -
Surbiton - 3 £475 -
Harrow - 3 £500 - 1
Hounslow - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £565 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 849 (46.98%) DevOps
2 812 (44.94%) Linux
3 761 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 613 (33.92%) Java
5 566 (31.32%) Web Services
6 558 (30.88%) Puppet
7 535 (29.61%) Python
8 488 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
9 459 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
10 444 (24.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 432 (23.91%) Git (software)
12 424 (23.46%) Ruby
13 401 (22.19%) Ansible
14 400 (22.14%) Jenkins
15 395 (21.86%) Docker
16 377 (20.86%) Configuration Management
17 338 (18.71%) TDD
18 306 (16.93%) Finance
19 290 (16.05%) Windows
20 272 (15.05%) JavaScript
21 270 (14.94%) SQL
22 269 (14.89%) NoSQL
23 240 (13.28%) Bash Shell
24 235 (13.00%) Continuous Delivery
25 230 (12.73%) Unix
26 227 (12.56%) MongoDB
27 226 (12.51%) VMware
28 225 (12.45%) Perl
29 224 (12.40%) Scrum
30 220 (12.17%) MySQL

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
1 186 (10.29%) Apache
2 182 (10.07%) Tomcat
3 176 (9.74%) Node.js
4 165 (9.13%) OpenStack
5 143 (7.91%) nginx
6 76 (4.21%) IIS
7 60 (3.32%) Apache Spark
8 55 (3.04%) Confluence
8 55 (3.04%) Jetty
9 54 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
10 53 (2.93%) JBoss
11 46 (2.55%) Cloud Foundry
12 40 (2.21%) WebSphere
13 29 (1.60%) CMS
14 22 (1.22%) WordPress
15 16 (0.89%) WebLogic
16 15 (0.83%) Apache Solr
17 14 (0.77%) SharePoint
18 10 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 10 (0.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 33 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.00%) HipChat
3 10 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.17%) MS Office
6 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.055%) Gliffy
7 1 (0.055%) MS Project
7 1 (0.055%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.33%) Magento
2 6 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.17%) BigMachines
3 3 (0.17%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.055%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.055%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.055%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.055%) Summit
5 1 (0.055%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 444 (24.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 218 (12.06%) Amazon EC2
3 161 (8.91%) AWS CloudFormation
4 138 (7.64%) Amazon S3
5 120 (6.64%) GitHub
6 109 (6.03%) PaaS
7 106 (5.87%) IaaS
8 98 (5.42%) SaaS
9 69 (3.82%) Google Cloud Platform
10 67 (3.71%) Amazon SQS
10 67 (3.71%) Cloud Computing
11 54 (2.99%) Heroku
12 51 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 44 (2.43%) CloudFront
14 40 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 36 (1.99%) AWS Lambda
16 35 (1.94%) Route 53
17 34 (1.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 34 (1.88%) Office 365
18 33 (1.83%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 135 (7.47%) Firewall
2 125 (6.92%) TCP/IP
3 118 (6.53%) DNS
4 105 (5.81%) HTTP
5 76 (4.21%) Internet
6 58 (3.21%) WAN
7 56 (3.10%) LAN
8 52 (2.88%) SSL
9 40 (2.21%) VPN
10 36 (1.99%) SAN
11 35 (1.94%) LDAP
12 30 (1.66%) Intrusion Detection
13 25 (1.38%) DHCP
14 23 (1.27%) Network Security
15 21 (1.16%) NAS
15 21 (1.16%) SMTP
16 14 (0.77%) SSH
17 13 (0.72%) VoIP
18 11 (0.61%) HTTPS
18 11 (0.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (14.89%) NoSQL
2 227 (12.56%) MongoDB
3 220 (12.17%) MySQL
4 157 (8.69%) PostgreSQL
5 135 (7.47%) Amazon RDS
6 131 (7.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 118 (6.53%) SQL Server
8 99 (5.48%) Big Data
9 85 (4.70%) Redis
10 82 (4.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 80 (4.43%) Hadoop
12 51 (2.82%) Relational Database
13 45 (2.49%) Amazon Redshift
14 36 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (1.44%) Apache Hive
16 19 (1.05%) Neo4j
17 18 (1.00%) HBase
18 17 (0.94%) Oracle Database
19 16 (0.89%) DB2
19 16 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 432 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 400 (22.14%) Jenkins
3 147 (8.14%) JIRA
4 130 (7.19%) Maven
5 97 (5.37%) TeamCity
6 89 (4.93%) Artifactory
7 73 (4.04%) Hudson
8 69 (3.82%) Subversion
9 67 (3.71%) Cucumber
9 67 (3.71%) GitLab
10 54 (2.99%) JUnit
11 52 (2.88%) Vagrant
12 48 (2.66%) Gradle
13 47 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
14 43 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 42 (2.32%) Octopus Deploy
16 36 (1.99%) Mockito
17 28 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
18 25 (1.38%) Grunt
19 24 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 306 (16.93%) Finance
2 84 (4.65%) Banking
3 71 (3.93%) Retail
4 57 (3.15%) Publishing
5 44 (2.43%) Marketing
6 31 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.00%) Games
8 15 (0.83%) Advertising
9 14 (0.77%) Legal
10 11 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 11 (0.61%) Law
11 8 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.39%) Electronics
13 6 (0.33%) Back Office
13 6 (0.33%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.22%) Billing
15 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.055%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.055%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 546 (30.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 479 (26.51%) Developer
3 282 (15.61%) Architect
4 238 (13.17%) AWS Engineer
5 210 (11.62%) Java Developer
6 137 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
7 117 (6.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 114 (6.31%) Cloud Architect
9 111 (6.14%) Linux Engineer
10 109 (6.03%) Senior Developer
11 95 (5.26%) AWS Architect
12 83 (4.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 72 (3.98%) Consultant
14 64 (3.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 63 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
16 61 (3.38%) Infrastructure Architect
17 59 (3.27%) Administrator
17 59 (3.27%) AWS Developer
18 56 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
19 55 (3.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 566 (31.32%) Web Services
2 199 (11.01%) HTML
3 178 (9.85%) .NET
3 178 (9.85%) CSS
4 135 (7.47%) REST
5 114 (6.31%) AngularJS
6 111 (6.14%) HTML5
7 103 (5.70%) Spring
8 101 (5.59%) LAMP
9 89 (4.93%) RESTful
9 89 (4.93%) Sensu
10 80 (4.43%) J2EE
11 77 (4.26%) jQuery
12 74 (4.10%) RabbitMQ
13 64 (3.54%) JSON
14 61 (3.38%) CSS3
15 58 (3.21%) ELK Stack
16 43 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
17 42 (2.32%) ASP.NET
18 39 (2.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 76 (4.21%) Private Cloud
2 74 (4.10%) Data Centre
3 64 (3.54%) Public Cloud
4 47 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (2.21%) Computer Science
7 35 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 35 (1.94%) User Experience
8 34 (1.88%) Mobile App
9 31 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 24 (1.33%) Clustering
11 23 (1.27%) Fintech
11 23 (1.27%) Visualisation
12 20 (1.11%) Algorithms
12 20 (1.11%) Digital Media
13 17 (0.94%) Mathematics
13 17 (0.94%) Wiki
14 16 (0.89%) PKI
15 14 (0.77%) Blog
15 14 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 812 (44.94%) Linux
2 290 (16.05%) Windows
3 230 (12.73%) Unix
4 111 (6.14%) CentOS
5 89 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 86 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 76 (4.21%) Windows Server
8 66 (3.65%) CoreOS
9 35 (1.94%) Debian
10 26 (1.44%) Apple iOS
11 21 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (0.89%) Android
14 15 (0.83%) Solaris
15 13 (0.72%) Fedora
16 8 (0.44%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.44%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.39%) VMS
18 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
19 4 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 849 (46.98%) DevOps
2 761 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 488 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
4 377 (20.86%) Configuration Management
5 338 (18.71%) TDD
6 235 (13.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 224 (12.40%) Scrum
8 204 (11.29%) Open Source
9 190 (10.51%) Migration
10 172 (9.52%) BDD
11 157 (8.69%) E-Commerce
12 93 (5.15%) Software Engineering
13 92 (5.09%) Pair Programming
14 91 (5.04%) OO
15 78 (4.32%) Kanban
16 74 (4.10%) Security Hardening
17 70 (3.87%) ITIL
18 68 (3.76%) High Availability
19 67 (3.71%) MVC
20 66 (3.65%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 613 (33.92%) Java
2 535 (29.61%) Python
3 424 (23.46%) Ruby
4 272 (15.05%) JavaScript
5 270 (14.94%) SQL
6 240 (13.28%) Bash Shell
7 225 (12.45%) Perl
8 169 (9.35%) PowerShell
9 166 (9.19%) PHP
10 127 (7.03%) Go
11 110 (6.09%) Scala
12 97 (5.37%) C#
13 79 (4.37%) Groovy
14 64 (3.54%) C++
15 49 (2.71%) Shell Script
16 37 (2.05%) Clojure
17 21 (1.16%) C
18 18 (1.00%) Erlang
19 17 (0.94%) T-SQL
20 16 (0.89%) Jython
Qualifications
1 106 (5.87%) Security Cleared
2 82 (4.54%) SC Cleared
3 67 (3.71%) Degree
4 31 (1.72%) AWS Certification
5 27 (1.49%) CISSP
6 26 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 20 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 19 (1.05%) BC Cleared
9 15 (0.83%) CISM
10 13 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.55%) CCNA
12 10 (0.55%) CISA
13 8 (0.44%) MCSE
14 7 (0.39%) CCNP
14 7 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.33%) RHCA
15 6 (0.33%) RHCE
16 5 (0.28%) PhD
16 5 (0.28%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.04%) QA
2 23 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (0.83%) SLA
4 12 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.055%) BS7799
7 1 (0.055%) COBIT
7 1 (0.055%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.055%) ISO27002
System Software
1 395 (21.86%) Docker
2 138 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (5.87%) Active Directory
4 66 (3.65%) flannel
5 64 (3.54%) etcd
6 62 (3.43%) Ceph
7 61 (3.38%) GlusterFS
7 61 (3.38%) vCloud
8 34 (1.88%) KVM
8 34 (1.88%) vSphere
8 34 (1.88%) Xen
9 24 (1.33%) Hyper-V
10 22 (1.22%) NFS
11 12 (0.66%) VMware ESX
12 10 (0.55%) XenApp
13 9 (0.50%) HDFS
13 9 (0.50%) iptables
13 9 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (0.44%) Apache Flume
15 7 (0.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 558 (30.88%) Puppet
2 459 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
3 401 (22.19%) Ansible
4 140 (7.75%) Kubernetes
5 101 (5.59%) logstash
6 96 (5.31%) HAProxy
7 95 (5.26%) Graphite
8 94 (5.20%) Nagios
9 68 (3.76%) Salt
10 63 (3.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 63 (3.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 50 (2.77%) Terraform
12 49 (2.71%) Mesos
13 44 (2.43%) Kibana
14 42 (2.32%) Packer
15 30 (1.66%) ZABBIX
16 25 (1.38%) SCCM
17 22 (1.22%) Grafana
18 20 (1.11%) Uchiwa
19 13 (0.72%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 226 (12.51%) VMware
2 146 (8.08%) Oracle
3 140 (7.75%) Microsoft
4 121 (6.70%) Google
5 111 (6.14%) Red Hat
6 90 (4.98%) Rackspace
7 69 (3.82%) Splunk
8 55 (3.04%) Atlassian
8 55 (3.04%) Cisco
9 36 (1.99%) IBM
10 34 (1.88%) NetApp
11 32 (1.77%) New Relic
12 30 (1.66%) Citrix
13 25 (1.38%) EMC
13 25 (1.38%) HP
14 22 (1.22%) Adobe
14 22 (1.22%) Sitecore
15 20 (1.11%) AppDynamics
16 19 (1.05%) hybris
16 19 (1.05%) Sybase
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £470 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago