The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 22 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.54% 4.17% 2.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% 50.00% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £431 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex region.

Cloud Services Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
9 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.92% 8.33% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £525 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) Puppet
3 3 (25.00%) Big Data
3 3 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Bower
4 2 (16.67%) User Experience
4 2 (16.67%) React
4 2 (16.67%) webpack
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) gulp
4 2 (16.67%) API Design

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Bower
1 2 (16.67%) Grunt
1 2 (16.67%) gulp
1 2 (16.67%) webpack
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) TestNG
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) React
3 2 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) API Design
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Conflict Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) KVM
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle