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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 28 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.86% 0.95% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% 22.22% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £575 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £414 £384
% change year-on-year
+8.76% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £189.00
% change year-on-year
- -79.36%
Amazon AWS
South East

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
18 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.37% 4.29% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 9
Median daily rate £494 £345 £528
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.11% -34.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-28.89% +29.41%

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 27 July 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Heroku
4 1 (20.00%) Engine Yard
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Cobbler
4 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (20.00%) GitHub
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (20.00%) MCollective
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
4 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (20.00%) XML

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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Engine Yard
2 1 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (20.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) MCollective
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (20.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BMC
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware