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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 87 97 108
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 19 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.16% 1.20% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.18% 25.62% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 5
Median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £340 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £468 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £466 £431 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.11% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
134 121 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.21% 4.69% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 60 35
Median daily rate £350 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 13 £425 -5.55% 6
Glasgow +9 3 £413 +13.01% 2
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 30 (58.82%) Java
2 27 (52.94%) Linux
3 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (37.25%) DevOps
5 17 (33.33%) Web Services
6 16 (31.37%) Python
7 15 (29.41%) Microservices
7 15 (29.41%) REST
8 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
8 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
8 14 (27.45%) Ansible
8 14 (27.45%) MySQL
8 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
9 13 (25.49%) Scrum
9 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
9 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (23.53%) NoSQL
10 12 (23.53%) HTTP
10 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 11 (21.57%) SOA
11 11 (21.57%) Apache
11 11 (21.57%) JIRA
11 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (21.57%) Open Source
11 11 (21.57%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (19.61%) Puppet
12 10 (19.61%) Web Development
12 10 (19.61%) XPath
12 10 (19.61%) XSLT
12 10 (19.61%) JMS

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
2 11 (21.57%) Apache
3 6 (11.76%) Confluence
4 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.96%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon S3
3 7 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (7.84%) IaaS
5 4 (7.84%) PaaS
5 4 (7.84%) SaaS
6 3 (5.88%) GitHub
7 2 (3.92%) Route 53
7 2 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.96%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) HTTP
2 8 (15.69%) DNS
3 5 (9.80%) DHCP
3 5 (9.80%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 2 (3.92%) Network Security
4 2 (3.92%) SSL
4 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.96%) Broadband
5 1 (1.96%) DVB
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) VPN
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) MySQL
2 12 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.84%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.92%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.57%) JIRA
3 9 (17.65%) Maven
4 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
5 6 (11.76%) Gradle
6 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.84%) Artifactory
7 4 (7.84%) JBehave
7 4 (7.84%) Selenium
8 3 (5.88%) Subversion
9 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
9 2 (3.92%) YouTrack
10 1 (1.96%) Ant
10 1 (1.96%) git-flow
10 1 (1.96%) JUnit
10 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.96%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
1 3 (5.88%) Publishing
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.69%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Web Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.88%) AWS Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.88%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) Web Services
2 15 (29.41%) REST
3 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
4 10 (19.61%) JMS
4 10 (19.61%) XSLT
5 9 (17.65%) CSS
5 9 (17.65%) HTML
5 9 (17.65%) HTML5
6 8 (15.69%) Spring
7 7 (13.73%) Node.js
8 6 (11.76%) RESTful
9 5 (9.80%) .NET
9 5 (9.80%) CSS3
10 4 (7.84%) Ajax
10 4 (7.84%) Dojo
10 4 (7.84%) jQuery
10 4 (7.84%) JSP
10 4 (7.84%) React
10 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) Blog
4 2 (3.92%) VLE
5 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) Windows
3 6 (11.76%) Unix
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) CentOS
7 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) DevOps
3 15 (29.41%) Microservices
4 13 (25.49%) Scrum
4 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
5 11 (21.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (21.57%) Open Source
5 11 (21.57%) SOA
6 10 (19.61%) Web Development
7 7 (13.73%) High Availability
8 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 6 (11.76%) Migration
8 6 (11.76%) TDD
9 5 (9.80%) BDD
9 5 (9.80%) Workflow
10 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (7.84%) SDLC
10 4 (7.84%) User Stories
10 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) Java
2 16 (31.37%) Python
3 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.61%) XPath
4 10 (19.61%) XQuery
5 6 (11.76%) Groovy
6 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.84%) Perl
7 4 (7.84%) PHP
7 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.84%) Ruby
8 3 (5.88%) SQL
9 2 (3.92%) C#
9 2 (3.92%) Clojure
9 2 (3.92%) Scala
10 1 (1.96%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) IISP
1 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
1 4 (7.84%) WCAG
2 3 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) Docker
2 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) Ansible
2 10 (19.61%) Puppet
3 7 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.96%) Packer
4 1 (1.96%) SCCM
4 1 (1.96%) Simpana
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco
2 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.96%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (1.96%) CommVault
3 1 (1.96%) EMC
3 1 (1.96%) New Relic
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) RightScale
3 1 (1.96%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.96%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) WSO2
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