The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 81 72 97
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.50% 0.069%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.38% 42.86% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £323 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £189.50 - -
Amazon AWS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
13 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.98% 1.16% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 2
Average daily rate £425 £388 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -29.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-52.41% +39.42%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Manchester region.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 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.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - - 1
Bolton - - - -
Rochdale - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Amazon AWS 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 Amazon AWS.

1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 6 (50.00%) Ansible
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
3 5 (41.67%) vCloud
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Amazon AWS 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 Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Route 53
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) RavenDB
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (8.33%) LESS
5 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Social Media
1 1 (8.33%) New Media
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) Ansible
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Rackspace