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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England / London
Rank 25 58 105
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +47
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 1347 762 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.05% 3.55% 2.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.61% 38.80% 34.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1062 616 354
Median daily rate £510 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.82% +8.12%
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 - £30.00

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
2953 1964 1329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.45% 9.16% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2239 1453 923
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 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 28
Median hourly rate £23.00 £27.27 £28.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.64% -2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £48.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +36 179 £519 +7.79% 80
Croydon +14 13 £550 +15.78%
Westminster +11 9 £563 +18.42%
Docklands, London +4 8 £563 +7.14%
Canary Wharf -1 6 £550 +49.15%
Bromley +6 3 £475 +11.76%
Hounslow - 2 - -
West End -3 1 £440 -16.19% 21
Twickenham - 1 £425 - 1
Wembley - 1 £200 - 1
Chiswick - 1 £477 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 1230 (47.16%) DevOps
2 1165 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
3 979 (37.54%) Linux
4 741 (28.41%) Java
5 733 (28.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 727 (27.88%) Docker
7 708 (27.15%) Puppet
8 706 (27.07%) Python
9 700 (26.84%) Jenkins
10 618 (23.70%) Ansible
11 615 (23.58%) Web Services
12 589 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
13 493 (18.90%) Git (software)
14 429 (16.45%) TDD
15 421 (16.14%) Ruby
16 420 (16.10%) Opscode Chef
17 415 (15.91%) JavaScript
18 385 (14.76%) Finance
19 380 (14.57%) Configuration Management
20 372 (14.26%) Scrum
21 343 (13.15%) Microservices
22 336 (12.88%) VMware
23 329 (12.62%) Amazon EC2
24 316 (12.12%) Terraform
25 314 (12.04%) Bash Shell
26 295 (11.31%) Windows
27 284 (10.89%) HTML
28 271 (10.39%) Kubernetes
29 270 (10.35%) Node.js
30 269 (10.31%) BDD

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
1 248 (9.51%) Elasticsearch
2 190 (7.29%) Apache
3 136 (5.21%) Confluence
4 135 (5.18%) Apache Spark
5 118 (4.52%) nginx
6 116 (4.45%) Cloud Foundry
7 104 (3.99%) OpenStack
8 74 (2.84%) IIS
9 67 (2.57%) Tomcat
10 42 (1.61%) Apache Pig
11 35 (1.34%) WebLogic
12 29 (1.11%) Apache Solr
12 29 (1.11%) WebSphere
13 25 (0.96%) CMS
14 23 (0.88%) JBoss
15 16 (0.61%) MS Exchange
15 16 (0.61%) WordPress
16 15 (0.58%) SharePoint
17 14 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
18 11 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.53%) HipChat
3 14 (0.54%) MS Office
4 5 (0.19%) MS Project
4 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.19%) SPSS
5 4 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.038%) InVision
6 1 (0.038%) Stata
Business Applications
1 30 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.077%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.038%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.038%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.038%) Magento
6 1 (0.038%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.038%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 733 (28.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 329 (12.62%) Amazon EC2
3 263 (10.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 217 (8.32%) Amazon S3
5 213 (8.17%) PaaS
6 143 (5.48%) GitHub
7 139 (5.33%) IaaS
8 132 (5.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 90 (3.45%) SaaS
10 86 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
11 76 (2.91%) AWS Lambda
12 74 (2.84%) Amazon ELB
13 73 (2.80%) Amazon EMR
14 72 (2.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 71 (2.72%) Route 53
16 69 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
17 68 (2.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 67 (2.57%) Amazon SQS
19 61 (2.34%) Heroku
20 60 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 188 (7.21%) DNS
2 170 (6.52%) Firewall
3 167 (6.40%) HTTP
4 162 (6.21%) VPN
5 118 (4.52%) TCP/IP
6 77 (2.95%) WAN
7 75 (2.88%) SSL
8 70 (2.68%) Internet
9 68 (2.61%) LAN
10 53 (2.03%) SAN
11 51 (1.96%) SSH
12 43 (1.65%) LDAP
12 43 (1.65%) Network Security
12 43 (1.65%) OpenVPN
13 41 (1.57%) OpenLDAP
14 38 (1.46%) DHCP
15 35 (1.34%) RTSP
16 34 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
17 30 (1.15%) Reverse Proxy
18 29 (1.11%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (10.20%) Hadoop
2 248 (9.51%) PostgreSQL
3 247 (9.47%) Big Data
4 224 (8.59%) SQL Server
5 217 (8.32%) MongoDB
6 209 (8.01%) NoSQL
7 202 (7.75%) MySQL
8 171 (6.56%) Amazon RDS
9 108 (4.14%) Apache Hive
10 96 (3.68%) Relational Database
11 86 (3.30%) Redis
12 75 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
13 74 (2.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 55 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
15 51 (1.96%) Oracle Database
16 44 (1.69%) HBase
17 41 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
18 40 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
19 30 (1.15%) RDBMS
20 18 (0.69%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 700 (26.84%) Jenkins
2 493 (18.90%) Git (software)
3 204 (7.82%) JIRA
4 154 (5.90%) Maven
5 104 (3.99%) TeamCity
6 92 (3.53%) Sonatype Nexus
7 91 (3.49%) JUnit
7 91 (3.49%) Vagrant
8 74 (2.84%) SonarQube
9 73 (2.80%) Cucumber
10 67 (2.57%) Selenium
11 62 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
12 61 (2.34%) Subversion
13 56 (2.15%) Ant
14 50 (1.92%) Bitbucket
15 47 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 42 (1.61%) Liquibase
17 40 (1.53%) JIRA Agile
18 37 (1.42%) Gradle
19 35 (1.34%) Artifactory
General
1 385 (14.76%) Finance
2 144 (5.52%) Banking
3 103 (3.95%) Retail
4 68 (2.61%) Marketing
5 55 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 33 (1.27%) Games
7 31 (1.19%) Electronics
8 30 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 30 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.07%) Investment Banking
10 24 (0.92%) Front Office
11 21 (0.81%) Legal
12 19 (0.73%) Publishing
13 18 (0.69%) Advertising
14 15 (0.58%) Law
15 9 (0.35%) Back Office
16 8 (0.31%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.19%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.15%) Billing
19 2 (0.077%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 659 (25.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 638 (24.46%) Developer
3 407 (15.61%) Architect
4 376 (14.42%) AWS Engineer
5 350 (13.42%) AWS DevOps
6 245 (9.39%) Java Developer
7 153 (5.87%) Cloud Architect
8 148 (5.67%) AWS Architect
8 148 (5.67%) Cloud Engineer
9 141 (5.41%) Consultant
10 140 (5.37%) Linux Engineer
11 131 (5.02%) AWS Developer
12 125 (4.79%) Senior Developer
13 115 (4.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 99 (3.80%) Senior DevOps
15 95 (3.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 83 (3.18%) Data Engineer
17 81 (3.11%) Administrator
18 77 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
19 75 (2.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 615 (23.58%) Web Services
2 284 (10.89%) HTML
3 270 (10.35%) Node.js
4 224 (8.59%) CSS
5 207 (7.94%) REST
6 204 (7.82%) .NET
7 201 (7.71%) AngularJS
8 165 (6.33%) Kafka
9 160 (6.13%) Elastic Stack
10 141 (5.41%) Spring
11 135 (5.18%) RESTful
12 132 (5.06%) JSON
13 119 (4.56%) React
14 114 (4.37%) HTML5
15 84 (3.22%) ASP.NET
16 79 (3.03%) SOAP
17 76 (2.91%) Django
18 71 (2.72%) jQuery
19 59 (2.26%) XML
20 57 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 177 (6.79%) Public Cloud
2 112 (4.29%) Data Centre
3 86 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (2.80%) User Experience
5 70 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 46 (1.76%) PKI
7 43 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
8 42 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 41 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
9 41 (1.57%) Private Cloud
10 36 (1.38%) Algorithms
11 33 (1.27%) Video on Demand
12 29 (1.11%) Fintech
13 21 (0.81%) Replication
13 21 (0.81%) Streaming Video
14 20 (0.77%) Clustering
15 18 (0.69%) CMDB
15 18 (0.69%) Data Structures
16 17 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
16 17 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 979 (37.54%) Linux
2 295 (11.31%) Windows
3 206 (7.90%) Unix
4 183 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 154 (5.90%) CentOS
6 99 (3.80%) Windows Server
7 64 (2.45%) Ubuntu
8 51 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 44 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (1.19%) Android
11 30 (1.15%) Apple iOS
12 29 (1.11%) Solaris
13 28 (1.07%) CoreOS
14 18 (0.69%) SUSE
15 14 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (0.50%) AIX
16 13 (0.50%) RancherOS
16 13 (0.50%) VyOS
17 9 (0.35%) VMS
18 6 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1230 (47.16%) DevOps
2 1165 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
3 589 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
4 429 (16.45%) TDD
5 380 (14.57%) Configuration Management
6 372 (14.26%) Scrum
7 343 (13.15%) Microservices
8 269 (10.31%) BDD
9 253 (9.70%) Continuous Delivery
10 250 (9.59%) Open Source
11 234 (8.97%) High Availability
12 220 (8.44%) Migration
13 205 (7.86%) E-Commerce
14 187 (7.17%) Software Engineering
15 152 (5.83%) Kanban
16 120 (4.60%) Pair Programming
17 114 (4.37%) MVC
18 113 (4.33%) Load Balancing
19 109 (4.18%) Analytics
20 89 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 741 (28.41%) Java
2 706 (27.07%) Python
3 421 (16.14%) Ruby
4 415 (15.91%) JavaScript
5 314 (12.04%) Bash Shell
6 254 (9.74%) SQL
7 210 (8.05%) Scala
8 171 (6.56%) Perl
9 160 (6.13%) PowerShell
10 155 (5.94%) C#
11 127 (4.87%) Go
12 125 (4.79%) PHP
13 101 (3.87%) Shell Script
14 70 (2.68%) C
15 54 (2.07%) R
16 33 (1.27%) C++
16 33 (1.27%) ES6
16 33 (1.27%) Groovy
17 19 (0.73%) Clojure
18 16 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 269 (10.31%) Security Cleared
2 237 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 97 (3.72%) Degree
4 46 (1.76%) AWS Certification
5 37 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 25 (0.96%) CISSP
8 21 (0.81%) CCNP
8 21 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
10 19 (0.73%) DV Cleared
11 15 (0.58%) CCIE
12 14 (0.54%) CCNA
12 14 (0.54%) MCSE
13 13 (0.50%) PhD
14 11 (0.42%) CISM
15 9 (0.35%) SANS
16 7 (0.27%) GIAC
16 7 (0.27%) RHCE
16 7 (0.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (3.11%) QA
2 45 (1.73%) PCI DSS
3 23 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.58%) SLA
5 11 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (0.35%) EMIR
6 9 (0.35%) GCP
6 9 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 9 (0.35%) MiFID
7 8 (0.31%) COBIT
8 7 (0.27%) GDPR
9 5 (0.19%) PMO
10 4 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.15%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.15%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.15%) SDET
11 3 (0.12%) RMADS
12 2 (0.077%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.077%) ISO20022
System Software
1 727 (27.88%) Docker
2 149 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (4.45%) Active Directory
4 102 (3.91%) vCloud
5 59 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
6 53 (2.03%) HDFS
7 42 (1.61%) Postfix
7 42 (1.61%) Squid
8 38 (1.46%) Hyper-V
9 29 (1.11%) VMware ESX
10 23 (0.88%) vSphere
11 16 (0.61%) Apache Flume
12 14 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.46%) NFS
13 12 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (0.46%) XenApp
14 10 (0.38%) Xen
15 9 (0.35%) Gluster
16 8 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
17 7 (0.27%) LXC
Systems Management
1 708 (27.15%) Puppet
2 618 (23.70%) Ansible
3 420 (16.10%) Opscode Chef
4 316 (12.12%) Terraform
5 271 (10.39%) Kubernetes
6 123 (4.72%) logstash
7 119 (4.56%) Kibana
8 99 (3.80%) ZABBIX
9 61 (2.34%) Consul
9 61 (2.34%) Nagios
9 61 (2.34%) Packer
10 58 (2.22%) Salt
11 57 (2.19%) Rancher
12 55 (2.11%) Mesos
13 48 (1.84%) Docker Swarm
14 33 (1.27%) Grafana
15 30 (1.15%) HAProxy
16 29 (1.11%) SCCM
17 28 (1.07%) Graphite
18 19 (0.73%) yum
Vendors
1 336 (12.88%) VMware
2 202 (7.75%) Oracle
3 193 (7.40%) Microsoft
4 135 (5.18%) Red Hat
5 125 (4.79%) Google
6 95 (3.64%) Atlassian
7 86 (3.30%) Splunk
8 71 (2.72%) Cisco
9 64 (2.45%) AppDynamics
10 56 (2.15%) Citrix
10 56 (2.15%) New Relic
11 45 (1.73%) Sonatype
12 44 (1.69%) SAP
13 41 (1.57%) HP
14 40 (1.53%) IBM
14 40 (1.53%) SaltStack
15 37 (1.42%) Hortonworks
16 35 (1.34%) Rackspace
17 31 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
18 30 (1.15%) MuleSoft
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