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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 6 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 84 36 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.20% 9.68% 1.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 60.43% 53.73% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 30 2
Median daily rate £450 £438 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £375 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £521 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £189.50
% change year-on-year
-54.48% -79.41%
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
139 67 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 38.40% 18.01% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 58 4
Median daily rate £400 £431 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +32.35%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 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 24 August 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 74 (67.89%) Java
2 70 (64.22%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (55.05%) JSON
4 53 (48.62%) Kanban
4 53 (48.62%) Scrum
4 53 (48.62%) JavaScript
5 49 (44.95%) Web Services
6 48 (44.04%) AngularJS
7 46 (42.20%) JUnit
8 44 (40.37%) Spring
9 42 (38.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 40 (36.70%) Tomcat
10 40 (36.70%) Publishing
11 38 (34.86%) TDD
12 34 (31.19%) Maven
13 32 (29.36%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (29.36%) HTML
13 32 (29.36%) SQL
14 30 (27.52%) Jenkins
15 29 (26.61%) Cucumber
15 29 (26.61%) J2EE
16 27 (24.77%) WebLogic
16 27 (24.77%) Web Development
17 26 (23.85%) JMS
17 26 (23.85%) RESTful
18 24 (22.02%) CSS
18 24 (22.02%) Cloud Computing
19 23 (21.10%) Migration
19 23 (21.10%) MongoDB
19 23 (21.10%) Elasticsearch

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 40 (36.70%) Tomcat
2 27 (24.77%) WebLogic
3 23 (21.10%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (12.84%) JBoss
5 13 (11.93%) WebSphere
6 8 (7.34%) Confluence
6 8 (7.34%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.83%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.92%) Apache
8 1 (0.92%) nginx
8 1 (0.92%) SAS
8 1 (0.92%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Weka
Business Applications
1 20 (18.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 42 (38.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (22.02%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (20.18%) GitHub
4 9 (8.26%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (7.34%) Amazon S3
6 6 (5.50%) Office 365
7 4 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.75%) SaaS
9 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.83%) IaaS
10 1 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.92%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.92%) Heroku
10 1 (0.92%) PaaS
10 1 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) DHCP
1 6 (5.50%) DNS
1 6 (5.50%) Kerberos
1 6 (5.50%) LDAP
2 2 (1.83%) LAN
2 2 (1.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.10%) MongoDB
2 22 (20.18%) Couchbase
3 21 (19.27%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.83%) OLTP
5 1 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.92%) Big Data
5 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.92%) HPCC
5 1 (0.92%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (42.20%) JUnit
2 34 (31.19%) Maven
3 30 (27.52%) Jenkins
4 29 (26.61%) Cucumber
5 21 (19.27%) Mockito
5 21 (19.27%) Spock
6 8 (7.34%) JIRA
6 8 (7.34%) SoapUI
6 8 (7.34%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.92%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.92%) Travis CI
General
1 40 (36.70%) Publishing
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 2 (1.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (61.47%) Developer
2 46 (42.20%) Java Developer
3 36 (33.03%) AWS Developer
4 32 (29.36%) Agile Developer
5 21 (19.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 21 (19.27%) Node.js Developer
6 20 (18.35%) HTML CSS Developer
6 20 (18.35%) HTML Developer
7 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce Developer
7 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 19 (17.43%) Magento Developer
7 19 (17.43%) PHP Developer
7 19 (17.43%) PHP Magento Developer
8 14 (12.84%) Web Developer
9 13 (11.93%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 13 (11.93%) PHP Web Developer
10 12 (11.01%) Agile Java Developer
11 11 (10.09%) Architect
12 10 (9.17%) Software Engineer
13 9 (8.26%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (55.05%) JSON
2 49 (44.95%) Web Services
3 48 (44.04%) AngularJS
4 44 (40.37%) Spring
5 32 (29.36%) HTML
6 29 (26.61%) J2EE
7 26 (23.85%) JMS
7 26 (23.85%) RESTful
8 24 (22.02%) CSS
9 22 (20.18%) Node.js
10 20 (18.35%) Sass
11 17 (15.60%) CSS3
12 14 (12.84%) REST
12 14 (12.84%) XML
13 8 (7.34%) EJB
13 8 (7.34%) HTML5
13 8 (7.34%) SOAP
14 3 (2.75%) Apache Camel
15 2 (1.83%) .NET
15 2 (1.83%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.50%) BYOD
3 5 (4.59%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.59%) PKI
4 3 (2.75%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) Semantic Web
5 2 (1.83%) W3C
6 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.92%) Statistics
6 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.43%) Linux
2 12 (11.01%) Windows
3 9 (8.26%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.50%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.75%) Unix
7 1 (0.92%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (64.22%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (48.62%) Kanban
2 53 (48.62%) Scrum
3 38 (34.86%) TDD
4 32 (29.36%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (24.77%) Web Development
6 23 (21.10%) Migration
7 22 (20.18%) Open Source
7 22 (20.18%) Pair Programming
8 20 (18.35%) API Development
8 20 (18.35%) Automation Testing
8 20 (18.35%) E-Commerce
9 13 (11.93%) BDD
9 13 (11.93%) Multithreading
10 10 (9.17%) OWASP
10 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.26%) Change Management
11 9 (8.26%) Content Enrichment
11 9 (8.26%) Time Management
12 8 (7.34%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (67.89%) Java
2 53 (48.62%) JavaScript
3 32 (29.36%) SQL
4 22 (20.18%) PHP
5 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.59%) Python
7 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.75%) C++
7 3 (2.75%) Perl
8 2 (1.83%) C#
9 1 (0.92%) R
9 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
1 7 (6.42%) Hyper-V
1 7 (6.42%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (3.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.92%) Docker
4 1 (0.92%) GridGain
4 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) SCCM
1 6 (5.50%) SCOM
2 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.83%) Puppet
3 1 (0.92%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft
1 8 (7.34%) Talend
2 3 (2.75%) VMware
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle