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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 11 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 40 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 11.63% 1.27% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 76.92% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 1 0
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£425 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £115.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-66.08% +248.48%
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
52 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.12% 3.80% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 5 1
Average daily rate £425 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -14.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
- +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+61.29% -51.56%

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 1 July 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 43 (57.33%) Web Services
2 36 (48.00%) Java
3 34 (45.33%) Linux
4 28 (37.33%) Oracle
5 27 (36.00%) XML
6 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (33.33%) TDD
7 24 (32.00%) Spring
7 24 (32.00%) SQL
8 23 (30.67%) JSON
9 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
10 20 (26.67%) BDD
11 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (24.00%) DevOps
12 18 (24.00%) Web Development
12 18 (24.00%) Scrum
13 17 (22.67%) Tomcat
13 17 (22.67%) Puppet
14 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
14 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
14 16 (21.33%) WebLogic
14 16 (21.33%) JBoss
14 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (20.00%) Windows
16 14 (18.67%) HTML
16 14 (18.67%) JIRA
16 14 (18.67%) HTML5
17 13 (17.33%) Confluence
17 13 (17.33%) AWS CloudFormation
18 12 (16.00%) Network Security

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 17 (22.67%) Tomcat
2 16 (21.33%) WebLogic
2 16 (21.33%) JBoss
3 13 (17.33%) Confluence
4 10 (13.33%) Node.js
5 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (9.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (8.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (13.33%) Amazon S3
2 10 (13.33%) Amazon SQS
3 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) Network Security
2 7 (9.33%) HTTP
3 3 (4.00%) Intranet
3 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) Wireless
3 3 (4.00%) LAN
3 3 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) MySQL
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (12.00%) Redis
2 7 (9.33%) Big Data
3 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.33%) HBase
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.67%) JIRA
3 11 (14.67%) JUnit
4 7 (9.33%) Ant
4 7 (9.33%) Maven
4 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (5.33%) Mockito
8 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.67%) Publishing
2 1 (1.33%) Games
2 1 (1.33%) Banking
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Developer
2 23 (30.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Technical Leader
6 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Systems Support
7 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (57.33%) Web Services
2 27 (36.00%) XML
3 24 (32.00%) Spring
4 23 (30.67%) JSON
5 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
6 14 (18.67%) HTML5
6 14 (18.67%) HTML
7 12 (16.00%) jQuery
8 11 (14.67%) REST
8 11 (14.67%) XSLT
9 10 (13.33%) J2EE
10 8 (10.67%) .NET
10 8 (10.67%) CSS
11 7 (9.33%) JDBC
11 7 (9.33%) JSP
11 7 (9.33%) JMS
11 7 (9.33%) JSF
11 7 (9.33%) Ajax
11 7 (9.33%) CSS3
11 7 (9.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.33%) Semantic Web
3 3 (4.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.67%) Grid Computing
4 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.33%) Linux
2 15 (20.00%) Windows
3 12 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (33.33%) TDD
2 20 (26.67%) BDD
3 18 (24.00%) DevOps
3 18 (24.00%) Scrum
3 18 (24.00%) Web Development
4 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
6 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (9.33%) Computer Security
7 7 (9.33%) SOA
7 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.33%) UML
8 6 (8.00%) ITIL
8 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.67%) SDLC
9 5 (6.67%) Migration
9 5 (6.67%) Change Management
9 5 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) Java
2 24 (32.00%) SQL
3 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.00%) PHP
5 7 (9.33%) XQuery
5 7 (9.33%) XPath
5 7 (9.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.67%) Python
7 2 (2.67%) C#
8 1 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Docker
2 5 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (22.67%) Puppet
2 9 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Nagios
4 5 (6.67%) Ansible
4 5 (6.67%) Icinga
5 1 (1.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) Oracle
2 12 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (9.33%) Progress
4 5 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft