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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England / London
Rank 23 60 104
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +44
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 1341 740 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.01% 3.53% 2.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.00% 39.59% 35.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1033 604 343
Median daily rate £513 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £165.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+842.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
2915 1869 1271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.24% 8.92% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2187 1395 903
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £29.64 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.65% +7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £100.00 £44.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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
City of London +45 172 £525 +5.00% 81
Croydon +12 22 £539 -7.90%
Westminster - 10 £575 -
Docklands, London - 8 £563 -
Canary Wharf 0 7 £488 +14.70%
Bromley +3 6 £463 +8.82%
Hounslow - 2 - - 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 3
Uxbridge - 1 - - 3
Chiswick - 1 £477 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 1311 (49.51%) DevOps
2 1244 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
3 1039 (39.24%) Linux
4 769 (29.04%) Puppet
5 758 (28.63%) Jenkins
6 756 (28.55%) Java
7 750 (28.32%) Python
8 740 (27.95%) Docker
9 702 (26.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 669 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
11 664 (25.08%) Web Services
11 664 (25.08%) Ansible
12 551 (20.81%) Git (software)
13 487 (18.39%) Ruby
14 466 (17.60%) Opscode Chef
15 458 (17.30%) Scrum
16 438 (16.54%) TDD
17 416 (15.71%) Configuration Management
18 415 (15.67%) JavaScript
19 402 (15.18%) VMware
20 361 (13.63%) Finance
21 341 (12.88%) PostgreSQL
22 331 (12.50%) Terraform
22 331 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
23 327 (12.35%) Amazon EC2
24 326 (12.31%) Microservices
25 308 (11.63%) Hadoop
26 306 (11.56%) Bash Shell
27 301 (11.37%) HTML
28 298 (11.25%) Security Cleared

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
1 285 (10.76%) Elasticsearch
2 234 (8.84%) Apache
3 177 (6.68%) Confluence
4 142 (5.36%) Apache Spark
5 135 (5.10%) nginx
6 112 (4.23%) Cloud Foundry
7 99 (3.74%) OpenStack
8 85 (3.21%) Tomcat
9 75 (2.83%) IIS
10 41 (1.55%) WebSphere
11 35 (1.32%) Apache Pig
12 31 (1.17%) JBoss
13 29 (1.10%) WebLogic
14 24 (0.91%) CMS
15 23 (0.87%) Apache Solr
16 17 (0.64%) MS Exchange
17 14 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
18 12 (0.45%) Mule
18 12 (0.45%) SharePoint
19 11 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 78 (2.95%) HipChat
2 36 (1.36%) MS Excel
3 8 (0.30%) MS Office
4 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.15%) MS Project
6 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.11%) SPSS
7 1 (0.038%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.038%) InVision
7 1 (0.038%) Stata
Business Applications
1 27 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.11%) Magento
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.076%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.038%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.038%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.038%) Odoo
7 1 (0.038%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.038%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 702 (26.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 327 (12.35%) Amazon EC2
3 247 (9.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 221 (8.35%) Amazon S3
5 214 (8.08%) PaaS
6 163 (6.16%) IaaS
7 160 (6.04%) GitHub
8 117 (4.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 95 (3.59%) SaaS
10 87 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
11 80 (3.02%) Route 53
12 78 (2.95%) Heroku
13 75 (2.83%) Amazon ELB
14 72 (2.72%) AWS Lambda
15 65 (2.45%) Amazon EMR
15 65 (2.45%) Amazon SQS
16 64 (2.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 60 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 59 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
18 59 (2.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 230 (8.69%) DNS
2 172 (6.50%) HTTP
3 171 (6.46%) VPN
4 150 (5.66%) Firewall
5 128 (4.83%) TCP/IP
6 90 (3.40%) SSH
7 83 (3.13%) OpenVPN
8 80 (3.02%) OpenLDAP
9 76 (2.87%) WAN
10 73 (2.76%) SSL
11 72 (2.72%) Internet
12 67 (2.53%) LAN
13 55 (2.08%) SAN
14 46 (1.74%) LDAP
15 39 (1.47%) Network Security
16 37 (1.40%) RTSP
17 35 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
18 34 (1.28%) DHCP
19 33 (1.25%) IPsec
20 32 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 341 (12.88%) PostgreSQL
2 308 (11.63%) Hadoop
3 261 (9.86%) Big Data
4 249 (9.40%) MongoDB
5 232 (8.76%) MySQL
6 216 (8.16%) NoSQL
7 191 (7.21%) SQL Server
8 169 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
9 102 (3.85%) Relational Database
10 97 (3.66%) Redis
11 93 (3.51%) Apache Hive
12 82 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
13 72 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 58 (2.19%) Oracle Database
15 56 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
16 49 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
17 41 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
18 39 (1.47%) HBase
19 29 (1.10%) RDBMS
20 18 (0.68%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 758 (28.63%) Jenkins
2 551 (20.81%) Git (software)
3 260 (9.82%) JIRA
4 197 (7.44%) Maven
5 144 (5.44%) JUnit
6 136 (5.14%) Sonatype Nexus
7 126 (4.76%) SonarQube
8 125 (4.72%) Vagrant
9 99 (3.74%) Ant
10 97 (3.66%) TeamCity
11 85 (3.21%) Subversion
12 80 (3.02%) Liquibase
13 77 (2.91%) Bitbucket
13 77 (2.91%) JIRA Agile
14 76 (2.87%) Cucumber
15 66 (2.49%) Selenium
16 55 (2.08%) Gradle
17 50 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
18 43 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 38 (1.44%) Mercurial
General
1 361 (13.63%) Finance
2 135 (5.10%) Banking
3 116 (4.38%) Retail
4 62 (2.34%) Marketing
5 55 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 31 (1.17%) Financial Institution
6 31 (1.17%) Games
6 31 (1.17%) Publishing
7 27 (1.02%) Electronics
8 26 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 24 (0.91%) Investment Banking
10 23 (0.87%) Front Office
11 21 (0.79%) Legal
12 20 (0.76%) Advertising
13 16 (0.60%) Law
14 11 (0.42%) Back Office
15 7 (0.26%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.11%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.076%) Billing
17 2 (0.076%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 684 (25.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 668 (25.23%) Developer
3 394 (14.88%) Architect
4 360 (13.60%) AWS Engineer
5 339 (12.80%) AWS DevOps
6 248 (9.37%) Java Developer
7 163 (6.16%) Cloud Architect
8 155 (5.85%) AWS Architect
9 140 (5.29%) Consultant
9 140 (5.29%) Linux Engineer
10 138 (5.21%) Cloud Engineer
11 129 (4.87%) AWS Developer
12 125 (4.72%) Senior Developer
13 117 (4.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 114 (4.31%) Senior DevOps
15 97 (3.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 93 (3.51%) Administrator
17 87 (3.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 84 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
19 82 (3.10%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 664 (25.08%) Web Services
2 301 (11.37%) HTML
3 273 (10.31%) Node.js
4 251 (9.48%) CSS
5 234 (8.84%) REST
6 198 (7.48%) AngularJS
6 198 (7.48%) ELK Stack
7 175 (6.61%) .NET
8 145 (5.48%) JSON
8 145 (5.48%) RESTful
9 138 (5.21%) Spring
10 135 (5.10%) Kafka
11 126 (4.76%) React
12 125 (4.72%) HTML5
13 91 (3.44%) SOAP
14 84 (3.17%) Software Packaging
15 83 (3.13%) jQuery
16 82 (3.10%) MCollective
17 74 (2.79%) Django
18 72 (2.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 200 (7.55%) Public Cloud
2 123 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 84 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (2.95%) Computer Science
5 74 (2.79%) User Experience
6 59 (2.23%) Private Cloud
7 51 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
8 49 (1.85%) Mobile App
9 37 (1.40%) PKI
10 35 (1.32%) Video on Demand
11 33 (1.25%) Algorithms
12 31 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (0.98%) Visualisation
14 25 (0.94%) Replication
15 24 (0.91%) Clustering
16 21 (0.79%) Streaming Video
17 19 (0.72%) Fintech
17 19 (0.72%) Management Information System
18 17 (0.64%) Data Integration
18 17 (0.64%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1039 (39.24%) Linux
2 287 (10.84%) Windows
3 228 (8.61%) Unix
4 198 (7.48%) CentOS
5 157 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 94 (3.55%) Windows Server
7 76 (2.87%) Ubuntu
8 46 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 40 (1.51%) Android
11 39 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (1.28%) Solaris
13 25 (0.94%) CoreOS
14 21 (0.79%) SUSE
15 14 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (0.49%) RancherOS
16 13 (0.49%) VyOS
17 12 (0.45%) Debian
18 9 (0.34%) AIX
18 9 (0.34%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1311 (49.51%) DevOps
2 1244 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
3 669 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
4 458 (17.30%) Scrum
5 438 (16.54%) TDD
6 416 (15.71%) Configuration Management
7 331 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 326 (12.31%) Microservices
9 283 (10.69%) BDD
10 280 (10.57%) Open Source
11 252 (9.52%) High Availability
12 213 (8.04%) Migration
13 199 (7.52%) Software Engineering
14 192 (7.25%) E-Commerce
15 185 (6.99%) Kanban
16 141 (5.32%) Pair Programming
17 137 (5.17%) Load Balancing
18 112 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
19 110 (4.15%) Service Management
20 101 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 756 (28.55%) Java
2 750 (28.32%) Python
3 487 (18.39%) Ruby
4 415 (15.67%) JavaScript
5 306 (11.56%) Bash Shell
6 247 (9.33%) SQL
7 201 (7.59%) Scala
8 177 (6.68%) Perl
9 169 (6.38%) PHP
10 150 (5.66%) Shell Script
11 148 (5.59%) PowerShell
12 139 (5.25%) C#
13 124 (4.68%) Go
14 70 (2.64%) C
15 52 (1.96%) R
16 36 (1.36%) C++
17 31 (1.17%) Groovy
18 28 (1.06%) ES6
19 21 (0.79%) Clojure
20 19 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 298 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 264 (9.97%) SC Cleared
3 101 (3.81%) Degree
4 65 (2.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 48 (1.81%) AWS Certification
6 38 (1.44%) CTC Cleared
7 36 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (0.87%) CISSP
10 22 (0.83%) CCNP
10 22 (0.83%) DV Cleared
11 17 (0.64%) CHECK Team Member
12 16 (0.60%) CCNA
13 13 (0.49%) MCSE
14 12 (0.45%) CCIE
14 12 (0.45%) PhD
15 9 (0.34%) RHCE
16 8 (0.30%) CISM
16 8 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (0.26%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (3.06%) QA
2 38 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 15 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.42%) SLA
5 9 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (0.34%) EMIR
5 9 (0.34%) GCP
5 9 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 9 (0.34%) MiFID
6 6 (0.23%) COBIT
7 4 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.15%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.11%) RMADS
8 3 (0.11%) SDET
9 2 (0.076%) FedRAMP
9 2 (0.076%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.038%) GDPR
10 1 (0.038%) ISO20022
System Software
1 740 (27.95%) Docker
2 179 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 159 (6.00%) vCloud
4 115 (4.34%) Active Directory
5 80 (3.02%) Squid
6 78 (2.95%) Postfix
7 74 (2.79%) Virtual Machines
8 59 (2.23%) HDFS
9 37 (1.40%) Hyper-V
10 29 (1.10%) VMware ESX
11 27 (1.02%) vSphere
12 18 (0.68%) NFS
13 16 (0.60%) Xen
14 13 (0.49%) XenApp
15 12 (0.45%) Apache Flume
15 12 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
16 9 (0.34%) KVM
16 9 (0.34%) VirtualBox
17 7 (0.26%) Samba
17 7 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 769 (29.04%) Puppet
2 664 (25.08%) Ansible
3 466 (17.60%) Opscode Chef
4 331 (12.50%) Terraform
5 297 (11.22%) Kubernetes
6 170 (6.42%) logstash
7 163 (6.16%) Kibana
8 132 (4.98%) ZABBIX
9 98 (3.70%) Rancher
10 71 (2.68%) Salt
11 63 (2.38%) Consul
12 61 (2.30%) Packer
13 57 (2.15%) Mesos
14 52 (1.96%) Nagios
15 41 (1.55%) Grafana
16 35 (1.32%) HAProxy
17 31 (1.17%) SCCM
18 22 (0.83%) Graphite
19 14 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
19 14 (0.53%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 402 (15.18%) VMware
2 242 (9.14%) Oracle
3 181 (6.84%) Microsoft
4 135 (5.10%) Red Hat
5 129 (4.87%) Google
6 111 (4.19%) Atlassian
7 86 (3.25%) Sonatype
8 83 (3.13%) Cisco
9 76 (2.87%) Splunk
10 70 (2.64%) AppDynamics
11 55 (2.08%) New Relic
12 52 (1.96%) Citrix
13 43 (1.62%) IBM
13 43 (1.62%) SaltStack
14 42 (1.59%) HP
15 41 (1.55%) Rackspace
16 40 (1.51%) Hortonworks
16 40 (1.51%) MuleSoft
16 40 (1.51%) SAP
17 34 (1.28%) EMC
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