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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 10 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 39 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.73% 3.56% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 72.22% 35.14% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 11 1
Average daily rate £500 £410 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +70.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
54 37 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.01% 10.14% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 11
Average daily rate £425 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £313 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £499 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +33.43%

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 9 February 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 45 (67.16%) JavaScript
2 41 (61.19%) Node.js
3 37 (55.22%) Web Services
4 32 (47.76%) Java
4 32 (47.76%) Publishing
4 32 (47.76%) NoSQL
5 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (38.81%) BDD
7 24 (35.82%) Analytics
7 24 (35.82%) AngularJS
8 23 (34.33%) Content Enrichment
8 23 (34.33%) Data Analysis
8 23 (34.33%) Python
8 23 (34.33%) E-Commerce
9 22 (32.84%) WebLogic
9 22 (32.84%) WebSphere
9 22 (32.84%) Selenium
9 22 (32.84%) Magento
10 21 (31.34%) Data Modelling
10 21 (31.34%) Big Data
11 20 (29.85%) Cucumber
11 20 (29.85%) Hadoop
12 18 (26.87%) MongoDB
12 18 (26.87%) Data Analytics
12 18 (26.87%) GitHub
12 18 (26.87%) Machine Learning
12 18 (26.87%) Docker
13 17 (25.37%) HTML
13 17 (25.37%) J2EE
13 17 (25.37%) Degree

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 41 (61.19%) Node.js
2 22 (32.84%) WebLogic
2 22 (32.84%) WebSphere
3 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
4 7 (10.45%) JBoss
5 5 (7.46%) Apache Solr
5 5 (7.46%) IIS
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.99%) Confluence
7 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Weka
Business Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.87%) GitHub
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.96%) Amazon S3
3 6 (8.96%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (7.46%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (7.46%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (7.46%) Google Analytics
4 5 (7.46%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (4.48%) IaaS
6 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Intranet
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.76%) NoSQL
2 21 (31.34%) Big Data
3 20 (29.85%) Hadoop
4 18 (26.87%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.99%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.99%) Redis
7 1 (1.49%) HBase
7 1 (1.49%) HPCC
7 1 (1.49%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Selenium
2 20 (29.85%) Cucumber
3 14 (20.90%) WebDriver
4 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.96%) JUnit
4 6 (8.96%) Mockito
5 5 (7.46%) Subversion
6 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.99%) JIRA
6 2 (2.99%) Redmine
General
1 32 (47.76%) Publishing
2 1 (1.49%) Games
2 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) Analyst
3 17 (25.37%) Architect
3 17 (25.37%) Automation Engineer
3 17 (25.37%) Test Automation Engineer
3 17 (25.37%) Test Engineer
4 16 (23.88%) Big Data Architect
4 16 (23.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 16 (23.88%) Data Architect
4 16 (23.88%) JavaScript Engineer
4 16 (23.88%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (17.91%) Automation Analyst
5 12 (17.91%) Automation Test Analyst
5 12 (17.91%) Test Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (10.45%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (10.45%) HTML Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Node.js Developer
7 7 (10.45%) PHP Developer
8 6 (8.96%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (55.22%) Web Services
2 24 (35.82%) AngularJS
3 17 (25.37%) HTML
3 17 (25.37%) J2EE
4 16 (23.88%) Natural Language Processing
5 12 (17.91%) HTML5
6 11 (16.42%) CSS
6 11 (16.42%) Spring
7 10 (14.93%) JSON
8 7 (10.45%) REST
8 7 (10.45%) RESTful
9 6 (8.96%) XML
10 4 (5.97%) Middleware
10 4 (5.97%) Sass
11 3 (4.48%) Classic ASP
11 3 (4.48%) Spring MVC
12 2 (2.99%) Django
12 2 (2.99%) Flask
12 2 (2.99%) jQuery
12 2 (2.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Algorithms
1 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.46%) Windows
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.81%) BDD
3 24 (35.82%) Analytics
4 23 (34.33%) Content Enrichment
4 23 (34.33%) Data Analysis
4 23 (34.33%) E-Commerce
5 21 (31.34%) Data Modelling
6 18 (26.87%) Data Analytics
6 18 (26.87%) Machine Learning
7 17 (25.37%) Content Management
7 17 (25.37%) TDD
8 16 (23.88%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (23.88%) TOGAF
8 16 (23.88%) Waterfall
8 16 (23.88%) Zachman Framework
9 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (13.43%) Automation Testing
10 9 (13.43%) Scrum
11 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
12 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) JavaScript
2 32 (47.76%) Java
3 23 (34.33%) Python
4 11 (16.42%) PHP
5 4 (5.97%) Ruby
6 3 (4.48%) SQL
7 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.49%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) R
7 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 18 (26.87%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
2 4 (5.97%) Ansible
2 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.49%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
2 5 (7.46%) Adobe
2 5 (7.46%) Google
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Progress
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