The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 26 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 17 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.82% - 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.59% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Average daily rate
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£378 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -64.54%
Amazon AWS
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Cloud Services Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
39 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 11.05% 4.04% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 8 4
Average daily rate £425 £481 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+63.46% -30.66%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 28 (100.00%) Web Services
2 26 (92.86%) Linux
3 19 (67.86%) DevOps
4 18 (64.29%) Red Hat
4 18 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (64.29%) Puppet
5 17 (60.71%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (57.14%) Network Security
7 15 (53.57%) Oracle
8 11 (39.29%) Migration
9 9 (32.14%) JIRA
9 9 (32.14%) Confluence
10 8 (28.57%) Java
11 7 (25.00%) TDD
12 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
12 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
13 5 (17.86%) Big Data
13 5 (17.86%) JBoss
13 5 (17.86%) XML
13 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
13 5 (17.86%) Spring
14 4 (14.29%) Publishing
14 4 (14.29%) JUnit
14 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (14.29%) HTML
14 4 (14.29%) EJB
14 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
14 4 (14.29%) BDD

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (32.14%) Confluence
2 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
3 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
3 5 (17.86%) JBoss
4 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 4 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 4 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Platform Manager
6 1 (3.57%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (3.57%) Web Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) Spring
3 4 (14.29%) JSON
3 4 (14.29%) HTML5
3 4 (14.29%) REST
3 4 (14.29%) EJB
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) LAMP
5 1 (3.57%) J2SE
5 1 (3.57%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) J2EE
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) DevOps
2 11 (39.29%) Migration
3 7 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Web Development
5 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) MapReduce
7 1 (3.57%) Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 18 (64.29%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Red Hat
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle