The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 23 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 53 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.39% 1.84% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.64% 25.71% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 7 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £390 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £377 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +25.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £189.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-79.36% +472.72%
Amazon AWS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
97 35 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.53% 7.14% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 24 5
Average daily rate £450 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £219 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £525 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+30.30% -48.43%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Amazon AWS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Oxfordshire region.

Amazon AWS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +13 35 £438 -1.68% 3
Faringdon - 1 £375 -
Kidlington - 1 - -
Amazon AWS
South East

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 62 (53.45%) Linux
2 61 (52.59%) Web Services
3 45 (38.79%) Java
3 45 (38.79%) Oracle
4 37 (31.90%) Network Security
5 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
6 34 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (28.45%) TDD
7 33 (28.45%) XML
8 32 (27.59%) SQL
8 32 (27.59%) Windows
8 32 (27.59%) Puppet
9 30 (25.86%) JSON
9 30 (25.86%) DevOps
9 30 (25.86%) Spring
10 27 (23.28%) BDD
10 27 (23.28%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (22.41%) AngularJS
11 26 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (21.55%) Red Hat
13 24 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (20.69%) JIRA
13 24 (20.69%) Web Development
13 24 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
14 23 (19.83%) Git (software)
14 23 (19.83%) Confluence
15 21 (18.10%) HTML
15 21 (18.10%) VMware
16 20 (17.24%) JBoss
16 20 (17.24%) Tomcat

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 23 (19.83%) Confluence
2 20 (17.24%) JBoss
2 20 (17.24%) Tomcat
3 18 (15.52%) WebLogic
4 17 (14.66%) Node.js
5 11 (9.48%) WebSphere
6 7 (6.03%) IIS
6 7 (6.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (5.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.86%) MS Office
1 1 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 14 (12.07%) Amazon SQS
3 14 (12.07%) Amazon S3
4 12 (10.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.86%) Heroku
6 1 (0.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 37 (31.90%) Network Security
2 15 (12.93%) SAN
3 14 (12.07%) WAN
4 11 (9.48%) ADSL
4 11 (9.48%) DNS
5 10 (8.62%) HTTP
6 7 (6.03%) Firewall
7 5 (4.31%) Intranet
8 3 (2.59%) Wireless
8 3 (2.59%) LAN
9 1 (0.86%) SSL
9 1 (0.86%) PPP
9 1 (0.86%) VPN
9 1 (0.86%) SSH
9 1 (0.86%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) MySQL
2 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.34%) Redis
3 11 (9.48%) Big Data
4 5 (4.31%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.72%) HBase
6 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (20.69%) JIRA
2 23 (19.83%) Git (software)
3 16 (13.79%) JUnit
4 10 (8.62%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.03%) Mockito
5 7 (6.03%) Cucumber
5 7 (6.03%) Ant
5 7 (6.03%) Maven
6 6 (5.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.86%) RSpec
7 1 (0.86%) Selenium
General
1 13 (11.21%) Publishing
2 2 (1.72%) Games
2 2 (1.72%) Banking
2 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (43.10%) Developer
2 25 (21.55%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.34%) Development Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.76%) Software Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Web Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Technical Leader
7 7 (6.03%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Systems Support Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (52.59%) Web Services
2 33 (28.45%) XML
3 30 (25.86%) Spring
3 30 (25.86%) JSON
4 26 (22.41%) AngularJS
5 21 (18.10%) HTML
6 19 (16.38%) HTML5
6 19 (16.38%) jQuery
7 14 (12.07%) XSLT
8 12 (10.34%) CSS
9 11 (9.48%) J2EE
9 11 (9.48%) REST
10 10 (8.62%) CSS3
10 10 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (8.62%) Sass
10 10 (8.62%) Java EE
10 10 (8.62%) JDBC
10 10 (8.62%) RESTful
11 8 (6.90%) .NET
11 8 (6.90%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.17%) Semantic Web
3 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.59%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.72%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.86%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 62 (53.45%) Linux
2 32 (27.59%) Windows
3 24 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (9.48%) UNIX
5 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.45%) TDD
3 30 (25.86%) DevOps
4 27 (23.28%) BDD
5 24 (20.69%) Web Development
6 20 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (15.52%) Scrum
8 16 (13.79%) Software Engineering
9 15 (12.93%) Load Balancing
10 13 (11.21%) Migration
11 11 (9.48%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (9.48%) E-Commerce
12 10 (8.62%) Configuration Management
12 10 (8.62%) Computer Security
13 7 (6.03%) SOA
13 7 (6.03%) MVC
13 7 (6.03%) UML
13 7 (6.03%) SDLC
14 6 (5.17%) ITIL
14 6 (5.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (38.79%) Java
2 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
3 32 (27.59%) SQL
4 16 (13.79%) PHP
5 9 (7.76%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 7 (6.03%) XPath
6 7 (6.03%) XQuery
7 5 (4.31%) Python
8 4 (3.45%) Perl
9 3 (2.59%) Ruby
10 2 (1.72%) C#
10 2 (1.72%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.21%) Docker
3 5 (4.31%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (27.59%) Puppet
2 17 (14.66%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.62%) Icinga
3 10 (8.62%) Nagios
4 9 (7.76%) Ansible
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle Identity Management
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (3.45%) Cacti
7 2 (1.72%) Mesos
Vendors
1 45 (38.79%) Oracle
2 25 (21.55%) Red Hat
3 21 (18.10%) VMware
4 11 (9.48%) Cisco
4 11 (9.48%) Juniper
5 10 (8.62%) Progress
6 4 (3.45%) SolarWinds
6 4 (3.45%) CommVault
6 4 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (0.86%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.86%) Adobe