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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 88 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 33 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.67% 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.88% 16.22% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 4
Median daily rate £406 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £287 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £480 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.35 -
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -
Amazon AWS
UK

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
166 111 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.42% 3.88% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 62 31
Median daily rate £361 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £269 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +30 22 £450 +35.74% 10
Glasgow +10 10 £400 -17.94% 3
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Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 26 (45.61%) Java
1 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (36.84%) Linux
4 20 (35.09%) Web Services
5 19 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 16 (28.07%) Ansible
6 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 15 (26.32%) Maven
8 14 (24.56%) MySQL
8 14 (24.56%) DevOps
9 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
9 13 (22.81%) Python
9 13 (22.81%) Scrum
10 12 (21.05%) HTML
10 12 (21.05%) Microservices
10 12 (21.05%) REST
11 11 (19.30%) Puppet
11 11 (19.30%) Open Source
11 11 (19.30%) CSS
11 11 (19.30%) Windows
12 10 (17.54%) Tomcat
12 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
12 10 (17.54%) JIRA
12 10 (17.54%) Docker
12 10 (17.54%) Private Cloud
13 9 (15.79%) HTML5
13 9 (15.79%) NoSQL

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 10 (17.54%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.04%) Apache
3 5 (8.77%) Confluence
4 3 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Liferay
5 1 (1.75%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.28%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (10.53%) Amazon S3
4 5 (8.77%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (7.02%) IaaS
5 4 (7.02%) PaaS
5 4 (7.02%) SaaS
6 3 (5.26%) GitHub
7 2 (3.51%) Route 53
7 2 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.75%) Bluemix
8 1 (1.75%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.75%) Office 365
8 1 (1.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) HTTP
2 8 (14.04%) DNS
3 5 (8.77%) DHCP
3 5 (8.77%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (3.51%) Firewall
4 2 (3.51%) Network Security
4 2 (3.51%) SSL
4 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.75%) LAN
5 1 (1.75%) NAS
5 1 (1.75%) SAN
5 1 (1.75%) VPN
5 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) MySQL
2 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (5.26%) MS Access
6 2 (3.51%) Spatial Data
6 2 (3.51%) SQLite
7 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.75%) Power BI
7 1 (1.75%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (26.32%) Maven
3 10 (17.54%) JIRA
4 9 (15.79%) Subversion
5 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
6 6 (10.53%) Gradle
7 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.02%) Artifactory
8 4 (7.02%) JBehave
8 4 (7.02%) Selenium
9 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.51%) YouTrack
11 1 (1.75%) Ant
11 1 (1.75%) git-flow
11 1 (1.75%) JUnit
11 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
11 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Cloud Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.77%) AWS Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) Web Services
2 15 (26.32%) AngularJS
3 12 (21.05%) HTML
3 12 (21.05%) REST
4 11 (19.30%) CSS
5 9 (15.79%) HTML5
6 7 (12.28%) .NET
6 7 (12.28%) JMS
6 7 (12.28%) Node.js
6 7 (12.28%) Spring
6 7 (12.28%) XSLT
7 6 (10.53%) RESTful
8 5 (8.77%) Ajax
8 5 (8.77%) CSS3
8 5 (8.77%) jQuery
9 4 (7.02%) Dojo
9 4 (7.02%) JSP
9 4 (7.02%) React
9 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Private Cloud
2 6 (10.53%) User Experience
3 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.51%) VLE
5 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.53%) Unix
5 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) CentOS
7 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (24.56%) DevOps
4 13 (22.81%) Scrum
5 12 (21.05%) Microservices
6 11 (19.30%) Open Source
7 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
7 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.79%) Web Development
9 8 (14.04%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (14.04%) Migration
9 8 (14.04%) SOA
9 8 (14.04%) Workflow
10 7 (12.28%) SDLC
11 6 (10.53%) High Availability
11 6 (10.53%) TDD
12 5 (8.77%) BDD
12 5 (8.77%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
12 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) Java
2 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.81%) Python
3 7 (12.28%) XPath
3 7 (12.28%) XQuery
4 6 (10.53%) Groovy
5 4 (7.02%) Ruby
5 4 (7.02%) SQL
6 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.26%) Perl
6 3 (5.26%) PHP
6 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.26%) VBA
6 3 (5.26%) VBScript
7 2 (3.51%) C#
7 2 (3.51%) Clojure
7 2 (3.51%) Scala
7 2 (3.51%) VB
8 1 (1.75%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) IISP
1 1 (1.75%) ISEB
1 1 (1.75%) MCSE
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 4 (7.02%) WCAG
3 3 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Docker
2 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.75%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Ansible
2 11 (19.30%) Puppet
3 8 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) SCCM
4 1 (1.75%) Simpana
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco
3 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) CommVault
4 1 (1.75%) EMC
4 1 (1.75%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (1.75%) RightScale
4 1 (1.75%) Telerik
4 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.75%) WSO2
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