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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 37 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 24 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.66% - 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.00% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £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
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
60 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.15% 4.50% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 18 7
Average daily rate £425 £433 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% +23.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -25.33%

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 27 February 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 17 £378 - 3
Kidlington - 2 £375 -
Abingdon - - - -
Amazon AWS
South East

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (95.74%) Web Services
2 38 (80.85%) Linux
3 28 (59.57%) DevOps
4 26 (55.32%) Puppet
4 26 (55.32%) Red Hat
5 25 (53.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (51.06%) Network Security
7 20 (42.55%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (42.55%) Oracle
8 13 (27.66%) Migration
9 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (25.53%) JIRA
9 12 (25.53%) Java
9 12 (25.53%) Confluence
10 10 (21.28%) TDD
11 9 (19.15%) Publishing
11 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
12 8 (17.02%) JBoss
12 8 (17.02%) XML
12 8 (17.02%) WebLogic
12 8 (17.02%) Scrum
12 8 (17.02%) Spring
12 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
13 7 (14.89%) JSON
13 7 (14.89%) JUnit
13 7 (14.89%) Cucumber
13 7 (14.89%) BDD
13 7 (14.89%) REST
14 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (12.77%) Big Data

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (25.53%) Confluence
2 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
3 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
3 8 (17.02%) WebLogic
3 8 (17.02%) JBoss
4 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon S3
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Big Data
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) JIRA
2 7 (14.89%) Cucumber
2 7 (14.89%) JUnit
General
1 9 (19.15%) Publishing
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (34.04%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Web Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (95.74%) Web Services
2 8 (17.02%) XML
2 8 (17.02%) Spring
3 7 (14.89%) JSON
3 7 (14.89%) REST
4 6 (12.77%) EJB
4 6 (12.77%) HTML5
4 6 (12.77%) HTML
5 5 (10.64%) .NET
5 5 (10.64%) WCF
6 2 (4.26%) J2EE
6 2 (4.26%) J2SE
6 2 (4.26%) LAMP
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.13%) Django
7 1 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (80.85%) Linux
2 25 (53.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) DevOps
2 13 (27.66%) Migration
3 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.28%) TDD
5 8 (17.02%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) BDD
7 6 (12.77%) Web Development
8 4 (8.51%) CRM
9 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.13%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.13%) MapReduce
10 1 (2.13%) Analytics
10 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.13%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.13%) SOA
10 1 (2.13%) ETL
10 1 (2.13%) Project Management
10 1 (2.13%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) ISEB
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (55.32%) Puppet
2 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Red Hat
2 20 (42.55%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft