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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 21 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.26% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.44% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.08% 2.09% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £350 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
- +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) ForgeRock
2 2 (33.33%) OpenIDM
2 2 (33.33%) OpenAM
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Python

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Design Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITSM
1 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) OpenIDM
1 2 (33.33%) OpenAM
2 1 (16.67%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
1 2 (33.33%) ForgeRock
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) NetApp
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat