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 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 113 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£306 - -
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%
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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
45 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.63% 0.66% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 10
Average daily rate £310 £408 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.92% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £308 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £467 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.80 - -
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 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 27 February 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 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
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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
Glasgow - 7 £213 - 9
Edinburgh - 3 £400 - 10
Dundee - - - -
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) UNIX
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Gradle
4 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
4 4 (28.57%) Maven
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (28.57%) CMS
4 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 4 (28.57%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) JBoss
5 3 (21.43%) Apache
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (21.43%) Android
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
5 3 (21.43%) Hudson
5 3 (21.43%) IaaS
6 2 (14.29%) Ansible
6 2 (14.29%) Selenium

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) CMS
2 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
3 3 (21.43%) JBoss
3 3 (21.43%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (21.43%) IaaS
3 2 (14.29%) Route 53
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) Redis
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Gradle
2 4 (28.57%) Maven
3 3 (21.43%) Hudson
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Ant
5 1 (7.14%) Calabash
5 1 (7.14%) Appium
5 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
5 1 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) JSP
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) BDD
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Android Development
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) C++
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) logstash
2 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.14%) SaltStack