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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 15 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.69% 2.67% 1.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.67% 44.44% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
15 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.20% 6.00% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £420 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £286 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £455 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-17.92% -8.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 5 (33.33%) Puppet
4 4 (26.67%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) MCSE
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Ansible
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) GitHub
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing

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 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) InfluxDB
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Ant
2 2 (13.33%) Bower
2 2 (13.33%) Gradle
2 2 (13.33%) Grunt
2 2 (13.33%) gulp
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) webpack
3 1 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Wintel Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 2 (13.33%) React
3 2 (13.33%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Sensu
3 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (6.67%) JMS
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Kanban
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) API Design
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Conflict Management
5 1 (6.67%) Microservices
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (20.00%) Ansible
4 2 (13.33%) Fluentd
4 2 (13.33%) Graphite
4 2 (13.33%) logstash
4 2 (13.33%) Salt
4 2 (13.33%) StatsD
4 2 (13.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) HP