The first table below looks at the demand for Route 53 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Route 53 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Route 53
Rank 411 373 428
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +55
Contract jobs citing Route 53 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.023% 0.004%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.13% 1.09% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £413 £238 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.68% -13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £263 -
% change year-on-year
+45.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
775 458 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.20% 2.12% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 329 337
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £16.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £31.85 £76.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Route 53
England

Route 53
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Route 53 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Route 53
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Route 53 across the London region.

Route 53 Daily Rate Trend in London

Route 53
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Route 53 within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average Daily Rate
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Route 53
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Route 53 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Route 53.

1 6 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) CloudFront
2 5 (83.33%) Ubuntu
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) JMeter
2 5 (83.33%) Debian
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Behat
3 3 (50.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (50.00%) Drupal
3 3 (50.00%) Groovy
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (16.67%) Sinatra
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Redis
4 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
4 1 (16.67%) New Relic

Route 53
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Route 53 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Route 53. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 3 (50.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JMeter
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Behat
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) Sinatra
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Debian
1 5 (83.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) F5
1 1 (16.67%) New Relic