The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 110 123 124
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 20 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.18% 0.078%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.32% 12.20% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
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£400 £418 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% +19.28%
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
76 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.53% 1.50% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 14 20
Average daily rate £369 £418 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.67% +7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £375 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £460 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
- +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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 Scotland

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 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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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
Glasgow - 11 £480 - 5
Edinburgh +1 7 £400 -4.19% 13
Dundee - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £300 -
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Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (54.76%) SQL
2 19 (45.24%) Java
3 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 16 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (35.71%) Apache
6 13 (30.95%) Python
6 13 (30.95%) Hadoop
6 13 (30.95%) Apache Hive
6 13 (30.95%) Amazon EMR
6 13 (30.95%) Apache Pig
6 13 (30.95%) Amazon Kinesis
7 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle
8 11 (26.19%) Linux
8 11 (26.19%) Finance
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (21.43%) Banking
10 9 (21.43%) Windows
10 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
11 8 (19.05%) UNIX
11 8 (19.05%) Maven
11 8 (19.05%) TDD
11 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
11 8 (19.05%) Hudson
11 8 (19.05%) Open Source
11 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
11 8 (19.05%) BDD
12 7 (16.67%) DevOps
12 7 (16.67%) PaaS

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (35.71%) Apache
2 13 (30.95%) Apache Pig
3 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 6 (14.29%) JBoss
5 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
6 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.76%) Confluence
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.38%) Node.js
7 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon EMR
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (16.67%) PaaS
3 6 (14.29%) SaaS
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (4.76%) Engine Yard
8 1 (2.38%) IaaS
8 1 (2.38%) Heroku
8 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (7.14%) LDAP
2 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 3 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) SSH
3 2 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.38%) SSL
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (30.95%) Hadoop
2 13 (30.95%) Apache Hive
3 6 (14.29%) MySQL
4 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.38%) Redis
7 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.38%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
2 8 (19.05%) Hudson
2 8 (19.05%) Maven
2 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.29%) Ant
3 6 (14.29%) Gradle
4 5 (11.90%) JIRA
5 3 (7.14%) Selenium
5 3 (7.14%) Xcode
5 3 (7.14%) Calabash
5 3 (7.14%) Appium
5 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Banking
3 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Build Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Web Services
1 7 (16.67%) Middleware
2 5 (11.90%) JSON
2 5 (11.90%) RESTful
3 4 (9.52%) JSP
3 4 (9.52%) REST
4 3 (7.14%) CSS
4 3 (7.14%) HTML
4 3 (7.14%) J2EE
5 2 (4.76%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) Spring
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.38%) X-Windows
6 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.38%) J2SE
6 1 (2.38%) SOAP
6 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.76%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Windows
3 8 (19.05%) UNIX
4 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Android
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (19.05%) TDD
3 8 (19.05%) Open Source
3 8 (19.05%) BDD
4 7 (16.67%) SOA
4 7 (16.67%) DevOps
5 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (14.29%) Release Management
6 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) Mobile First
7 3 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) SQL
2 19 (45.24%) Java
3 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.95%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
3 2 (4.76%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.38%) Nagios
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (2.38%) Ganglia
4 1 (2.38%) StatsD
4 1 (2.38%) logstash
4 1 (2.38%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.14%) ForgeRock
4 2 (4.76%) EMC
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) Remedy
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Twitter
5 1 (2.38%) Sun
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