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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank - 118 110
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 17.65% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £363 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
32 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.16% 0.67% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 9
Average daily rate £320 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £239 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £407 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -41.66%

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
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 20 October 2014. 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
Dundee - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 2
Glasgow - - - - 4
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Amazon AWS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) PostGIS
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) PostGIS
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) C++