The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Middlesex region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.85% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+37.18% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £189.50 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
+474.24% -
Cloud Services Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.66% 1.72% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Average daily rate £525 £290 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.03% -35.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +137.03%
Amazon AWS
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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 24 July 2014, 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 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Route 53
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Design Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Salt
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (25.00%) Cacti
2 1 (25.00%) Munin
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
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