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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 28 65 99
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +34
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 1294 741 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.06% 3.27% 2.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.72% 37.29% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 616 376
Median daily rate £501 £498 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.35 -
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -
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
3029 1987 1412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.18% 8.78% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2236 1511 1038
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.14% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.64 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.73% -21.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £100.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +47 180 £525 - 79
Croydon +11 36 £515 -0.48%
Westminster - 8 £438 -
Bromley +4 7 £475 +26.66%
Canary Wharf +1 6 £463 +5.71%
Kingston Upon Thames +7 4 - -
Uxbridge - 4 - - 1
Hammersmith +6 3 £450 -13.46% 3
Hounslow - 2 £50 - 5
Romford - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £477 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 1392 (52.29%) DevOps
2 1314 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
3 1068 (40.12%) Linux
4 891 (33.47%) Puppet
5 801 (30.09%) Docker
6 791 (29.71%) Jenkins
7 778 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
8 738 (27.72%) Python
9 728 (27.35%) Java
10 719 (27.01%) Ansible
11 716 (26.90%) Microsoft Azure
12 688 (25.85%) Web Services
13 597 (22.43%) Git (software)
13 597 (22.43%) Ruby
14 530 (19.91%) Opscode Chef
15 498 (18.71%) Scrum
16 463 (17.39%) Configuration Management
17 458 (17.21%) TDD
18 452 (16.98%) JavaScript
19 433 (16.27%) VMware
20 387 (14.54%) Continuous Delivery
21 384 (14.43%) PostgreSQL
22 375 (14.09%) Terraform
23 364 (13.67%) Kubernetes
24 325 (12.21%) Finance
24 325 (12.21%) Hadoop
25 319 (11.98%) Amazon EC2
26 316 (11.87%) JIRA
27 313 (11.76%) BDD
27 313 (11.76%) HTML

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
1 307 (11.53%) Elasticsearch
2 271 (10.18%) Apache
3 226 (8.49%) Confluence
4 129 (4.85%) nginx
5 127 (4.77%) OpenStack
6 125 (4.70%) Apache Spark
7 118 (4.43%) Cloud Foundry
8 100 (3.76%) Tomcat
9 72 (2.70%) IIS
10 44 (1.65%) JBoss
10 44 (1.65%) WebSphere
11 30 (1.13%) WebLogic
12 28 (1.05%) CMS
13 22 (0.83%) Apache Pig
14 15 (0.56%) MS Exchange
15 14 (0.53%) SharePoint
16 13 (0.49%) Mule ESB
17 12 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 12 (0.45%) Drupal
17 12 (0.45%) Mule
Applications
1 115 (4.32%) HipChat
2 32 (1.20%) MS Excel
3 13 (0.49%) MS Office
4 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.15%) MS Project
5 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.15%) SPSS
6 2 (0.075%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.038%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.038%) InVision
7 1 (0.038%) Stata
Business Applications
1 18 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.23%) Magento
5 3 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.075%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.075%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.075%) Odoo
6 2 (0.075%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.075%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.075%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.038%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.038%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.038%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 716 (26.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 319 (11.98%) Amazon EC2
3 240 (9.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 219 (8.23%) PaaS
5 197 (7.40%) Amazon S3
6 195 (7.33%) GitHub
7 180 (6.76%) IaaS
8 116 (4.36%) SaaS
9 97 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 88 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
11 72 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
11 72 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
11 72 (2.70%) Heroku
12 71 (2.67%) Route 53
13 65 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
14 63 (2.37%) Office 365
15 61 (2.29%) Amazon SQS
16 58 (2.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 51 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 45 (1.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 244 (9.17%) DNS
2 170 (6.39%) VPN
3 141 (5.30%) Firewall
4 129 (4.85%) HTTP
5 124 (4.66%) SSH
6 123 (4.62%) OpenVPN
7 116 (4.36%) OpenLDAP
8 110 (4.13%) TCP/IP
9 68 (2.55%) Internet
10 65 (2.44%) SSL
11 56 (2.10%) WAN
12 51 (1.92%) LAN
13 46 (1.73%) SAN
14 39 (1.47%) LDAP
14 39 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
15 36 (1.35%) MQTT
16 32 (1.20%) RTSP
17 31 (1.16%) Network Security
18 27 (1.01%) IPsec
19 21 (0.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (14.43%) PostgreSQL
2 325 (12.21%) Hadoop
3 271 (10.18%) MongoDB
4 234 (8.79%) MySQL
5 232 (8.72%) NoSQL
6 220 (8.26%) Big Data
7 193 (7.25%) SQL Server
8 165 (6.20%) Amazon RDS
9 108 (4.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 78 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 75 (2.82%) Relational Database
12 74 (2.78%) Redis
13 57 (2.14%) Apache Hive
14 52 (1.95%) Oracle Database
15 46 (1.73%) Amazon Redshift
16 40 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
17 36 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
18 35 (1.31%) HBase
19 25 (0.94%) RDBMS
20 18 (0.68%) Presto
Development Applications
1 791 (29.71%) Jenkins
2 597 (22.43%) Git (software)
3 316 (11.87%) JIRA
4 217 (8.15%) Maven
5 187 (7.02%) Sonatype Nexus
6 179 (6.72%) JUnit
7 165 (6.20%) SonarQube
8 140 (5.26%) Ant
9 132 (4.96%) Vagrant
10 117 (4.40%) TeamCity
11 113 (4.24%) Bitbucket
11 113 (4.24%) Liquibase
12 112 (4.21%) JIRA Agile
13 99 (3.72%) Subversion
14 70 (2.63%) Cucumber
15 65 (2.44%) Selenium
16 60 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
17 43 (1.62%) Artifactory
17 43 (1.62%) Gradle
18 42 (1.58%) Hudson
General
1 325 (12.21%) Finance
2 120 (4.51%) Banking
3 113 (4.24%) Retail
4 52 (1.95%) Marketing
5 50 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 48 (1.80%) Publishing
7 27 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 27 (1.01%) Games
8 23 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 20 (0.75%) Advertising
10 18 (0.68%) Electronics
11 17 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.45%) Back Office
13 11 (0.41%) Law
13 11 (0.41%) Legal
14 8 (0.30%) Front Office
15 4 (0.15%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.11%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.075%) Automotive
18 1 (0.038%) Billing
Job Titles
1 761 (28.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 635 (23.85%) Developer
3 376 (14.12%) AWS Engineer
4 375 (14.09%) Architect
5 355 (13.34%) AWS DevOps
6 220 (8.26%) Java Developer
7 166 (6.24%) Consultant
8 164 (6.16%) Cloud Architect
9 145 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
10 144 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
10 144 (5.41%) Senior DevOps
11 142 (5.33%) AWS Architect
12 140 (5.26%) AWS Developer
13 128 (4.81%) Senior Developer
14 122 (4.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 107 (4.02%) DevOps Consultant
15 107 (4.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 99 (3.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 92 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
18 83 (3.12%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 688 (25.85%) Web Services
2 313 (11.76%) HTML
3 270 (10.14%) CSS
4 246 (9.24%) Node.js
5 239 (8.98%) AngularJS
6 223 (8.38%) .NET
6 223 (8.38%) REST
7 205 (7.70%) ELK Stack
8 147 (5.52%) React
9 140 (5.26%) HTML5
9 140 (5.26%) JSON
10 129 (4.85%) RESTful
11 118 (4.43%) MCollective
11 118 (4.43%) Spring
12 117 (4.40%) Software Packaging
13 110 (4.13%) ASP.NET
14 106 (3.98%) Kafka
15 92 (3.46%) CSS3
16 84 (3.16%) jQuery
17 80 (3.01%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 236 (8.87%) Public Cloud
2 130 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 82 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 74 (2.78%) User Experience
5 65 (2.44%) Private Cloud
6 50 (1.88%) Hybrid Cloud
7 47 (1.77%) Mobile App
8 38 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (1.31%) Algorithms
10 31 (1.16%) Video on Demand
11 30 (1.13%) PKI
11 30 (1.13%) Replication
12 28 (1.05%) Clustering
12 28 (1.05%) Data Structures
13 20 (0.75%) Mathematics
14 18 (0.68%) Digital Media
15 17 (0.64%) Fintech
15 17 (0.64%) Visualisation
16 16 (0.60%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1068 (40.12%) Linux
2 272 (10.22%) Windows
3 251 (9.43%) CentOS
4 221 (8.30%) Unix
5 161 (6.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 97 (3.64%) Windows Server
7 92 (3.46%) Ubuntu
8 50 (1.88%) Apple iOS
9 44 (1.65%) Android
9 44 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (1.01%) Solaris
12 18 (0.68%) CoreOS
12 18 (0.68%) SUSE
13 16 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (0.53%) Fedora
15 13 (0.49%) AIX
15 13 (0.49%) RancherOS
15 13 (0.49%) VyOS
16 11 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1392 (52.29%) DevOps
2 1314 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
3 778 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
4 498 (18.71%) Scrum
5 463 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 458 (17.21%) TDD
7 387 (14.54%) Continuous Delivery
8 313 (11.76%) BDD
9 305 (11.46%) Microservices
10 277 (10.41%) High Availability
11 247 (9.28%) Open Source
12 233 (8.75%) E-Commerce
13 221 (8.30%) Migration
14 173 (6.50%) Kanban
14 173 (6.50%) Load Balancing
15 166 (6.24%) Software Engineering
16 137 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
17 136 (5.11%) Service Management
18 131 (4.92%) MVC
18 131 (4.92%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 738 (27.72%) Python
2 728 (27.35%) Java
3 597 (22.43%) Ruby
4 452 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 308 (11.57%) Bash Shell
6 247 (9.28%) SQL
7 224 (8.41%) Scala
8 190 (7.14%) Perl
9 188 (7.06%) PHP
10 182 (6.84%) C#
11 168 (6.31%) Shell Script
12 119 (4.47%) Go
13 106 (3.98%) PowerShell
14 68 (2.55%) C
15 46 (1.73%) R
16 34 (1.28%) Clojure
17 32 (1.20%) C++
18 30 (1.13%) Groovy
19 25 (0.94%) ES6
20 22 (0.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 311 (11.68%) Security Cleared
2 274 (10.29%) SC Cleared
3 95 (3.57%) Degree
4 70 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 64 (2.40%) AWS Certification
6 54 (2.03%) CTC Cleared
7 27 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (0.79%) CISSP
9 20 (0.75%) CCNP
9 20 (0.75%) DV Cleared
9 20 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (0.64%) CHECK Team Member
11 13 (0.49%) CCNA
12 11 (0.41%) PhD
13 10 (0.38%) CISM
13 10 (0.38%) RHCE
14 8 (0.30%) MCSA
14 8 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (3.04%) QA
2 34 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 18 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 15 (0.56%) GCP
5 9 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (0.19%) COBIT
6 5 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.15%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.15%) SLA
8 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.11%) EMIR
8 3 (0.11%) MiFID
8 3 (0.11%) SDET
9 2 (0.075%) FedRAMP
9 2 (0.075%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.038%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 801 (30.09%) Docker
2 198 (7.44%) vCloud
3 182 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 124 (4.66%) Active Directory
5 116 (4.36%) Squid
6 112 (4.21%) Postfix
7 71 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
8 48 (1.80%) HDFS
9 31 (1.16%) vSphere
10 29 (1.09%) Hyper-V
11 22 (0.83%) Xen
12 21 (0.79%) VMware ESX
13 20 (0.75%) KVM
14 19 (0.71%) NFS
15 15 (0.56%) etcd
15 15 (0.56%) flannel
16 14 (0.53%) XenApp
17 12 (0.45%) Apache Flume
18 11 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 11 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 891 (33.47%) Puppet
2 719 (27.01%) Ansible
3 530 (19.91%) Opscode Chef
4 375 (14.09%) Terraform
5 364 (13.67%) Kubernetes
6 198 (7.44%) logstash
7 184 (6.91%) Kibana
8 171 (6.42%) ZABBIX
9 128 (4.81%) Rancher
10 73 (2.74%) Salt
11 62 (2.33%) Mesos
12 55 (2.07%) Packer
13 52 (1.95%) Consul
14 47 (1.77%) Nagios
15 44 (1.65%) HAProxy
16 30 (1.13%) Grafana
17 29 (1.09%) Graphite
18 24 (0.90%) SCCM
19 19 (0.71%) rkt
20 15 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 433 (16.27%) VMware
2 253 (9.50%) Oracle
3 163 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 137 (5.15%) Atlassian
5 130 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 128 (4.81%) Google
7 127 (4.77%) Sonatype
8 88 (3.31%) Splunk
9 71 (2.67%) AppDynamics
10 66 (2.48%) Cisco
11 51 (1.92%) IBM
12 48 (1.80%) Hortonworks
12 48 (1.80%) Rackspace
13 44 (1.65%) MuleSoft
13 44 (1.65%) New Relic
14 42 (1.58%) HP
15 41 (1.54%) SaltStack
16 37 (1.39%) Citrix
17 32 (1.20%) SAP
18 30 (1.13%) EMC
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