The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 204 223 222
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 61 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.22% 5.08% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 9 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £333 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -16.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £520 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+105.12% -64.54%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
376 236 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.82% 2.61% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 125 96
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £279 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 7 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.75 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £8.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £27.15 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Amazon AWS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the South East region.

Amazon AWS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Oxfordshire - 28 £375 - 8
Hampshire +7 22 £365 +4.28% 3
Berkshire -5 5 £425 -10.52% 6
Surrey +4 3 £415 +27.69% 9
West Sussex - 2 £290 -
East Sussex - 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
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England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 103 (70.07%) Web Services
2 87 (59.18%) Linux
3 74 (50.34%) Puppet
4 64 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (38.78%) DevOps
6 48 (32.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 40 (27.21%) Java
8 39 (26.53%) Windows
8 39 (26.53%) Python
9 38 (25.85%) Microsoft Azure
10 37 (25.17%) Jenkins
11 34 (23.13%) Ruby
11 34 (23.13%) Configuration Management
12 33 (22.45%) Red Hat
13 32 (21.77%) Network Security
13 32 (21.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 30 (20.41%) PowerShell
15 28 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
16 27 (18.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 27 (18.37%) UNIX
17 26 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (17.01%) Mac OS X
18 25 (17.01%) Shell Script
19 24 (16.33%) TDD
19 24 (16.33%) Oracle
19 24 (16.33%) Git (software)
20 23 (15.65%) Enterprise Software
20 23 (15.65%) Tomcat
21 22 (14.97%) Web Development
22 21 (14.29%) Amazon S3

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 23 (15.65%) Tomcat
2 13 (8.84%) Confluence
3 12 (8.16%) IIS
4 8 (5.44%) JBoss
4 8 (5.44%) WebLogic
4 8 (5.44%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.40%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (3.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.04%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.36%) CMS
8 2 (1.36%) nginx
8 2 (1.36%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.68%) Node.js
9 1 (0.68%) SAS
9 1 (0.68%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (5.44%) assyst
2 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 48 (32.65%) AWS CloudFormation
2 38 (25.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 17 (11.56%) Heroku
5 17 (11.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 14 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 11 (7.48%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (6.12%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (4.08%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (3.40%) Office 365
10 5 (3.40%) Route 53
10 5 (3.40%) SaaS
10 5 (3.40%) IaaS
11 3 (2.04%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (1.36%) Amazon Glacier
12 2 (1.36%) AWS OpsWorks
12 2 (1.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (1.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (21.77%) Network Security
2 14 (9.52%) Internet
3 11 (7.48%) DNS
4 10 (6.80%) Firewall
5 7 (4.76%) SSL
6 6 (4.08%) DHCP
7 5 (3.40%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (3.40%) DSL
8 2 (1.36%) SSH
8 2 (1.36%) SAN
8 2 (1.36%) NAS
8 2 (1.36%) LDAP
9 1 (0.68%) FTP
9 1 (0.68%) PPP
9 1 (0.68%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (4.76%) Big Data
2 7 (4.76%) MySQL
3 5 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.40%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.40%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.40%) Hazelcast
4 3 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.04%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.04%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.36%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.68%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.68%) HBase
6 1 (0.68%) Mahout
6 1 (0.68%) Sqoop
6 1 (0.68%) DB2
6 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (25.17%) Jenkins
2 27 (18.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 24 (16.33%) Git (software)
4 15 (10.20%) JIRA
4 15 (10.20%) Cucumber
5 14 (9.52%) JUnit
6 12 (8.16%) RSpec
7 10 (6.80%) Visual Studio
7 10 (6.80%) Maven
8 7 (4.76%) Selenium
8 7 (4.76%) Mockito
9 4 (2.72%) Subversion
10 3 (2.04%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.36%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.68%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (7.48%) Publishing
2 9 (6.12%) Finance
3 8 (5.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (42.18%) Developer
2 39 (26.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (12.24%) Java Developer
4 14 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (5.44%) Web Engineer
6 7 (4.76%) Analyst
6 7 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.08%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (4.08%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (4.08%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.40%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.40%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.40%) Architect
8 5 (3.40%) Consultant
8 5 (3.40%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (2.72%) Applications Support
9 4 (2.72%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (2.72%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (70.07%) Web Services
2 20 (13.61%) CSS
2 20 (13.61%) RESTful
3 19 (12.93%) Spring
3 19 (12.93%) HTML
4 17 (11.56%) Ruby on Rails
5 14 (9.52%) JSON
5 14 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 11 (7.48%) .NET
6 11 (7.48%) XML
7 9 (6.12%) REST
8 8 (5.44%) LAMP
9 7 (4.76%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.76%) Ajax
9 7 (4.76%) SOAP
9 7 (4.76%) Spring MVC
9 7 (4.76%) Django
9 7 (4.76%) jQuery
9 7 (4.76%) JPA
9 7 (4.76%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.65%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.80%) Open Source
3 6 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.40%) PKI
4 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 87 (59.18%) Linux
2 39 (26.53%) Windows
3 32 (21.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (18.37%) UNIX
5 25 (17.01%) Mac OS X
6 6 (4.08%) CentOS
7 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.04%) Android
9 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (38.78%) DevOps
3 34 (23.13%) Configuration Management
4 26 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (16.33%) TDD
6 22 (14.97%) Web Development
7 19 (12.93%) Scrum
8 17 (11.56%) Migration
9 15 (10.20%) BDD
10 7 (4.76%) Kanban
10 7 (4.76%) Test Automation
10 7 (4.76%) MVC
11 6 (4.08%) Content Management
11 6 (4.08%) ITIL
11 6 (4.08%) Software Engineering
12 5 (3.40%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.40%) Cyber Security
13 4 (2.72%) Microservices
13 4 (2.72%) Auto-Scaling
13 4 (2.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.21%) Java
2 39 (26.53%) Python
3 34 (23.13%) Ruby
4 30 (20.41%) PowerShell
5 25 (17.01%) Shell Script
6 20 (13.61%) JavaScript
7 16 (10.88%) Golang
8 14 (9.52%) PHP
9 7 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.04%) SQL
11 2 (1.36%) C#
12 1 (0.68%) C++
12 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.40%) Degree
3 5 (3.40%) MCP
3 5 (3.40%) MCSE
3 5 (3.40%) MCSA
4 1 (0.68%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (5.44%) Docker
2 7 (4.76%) VirtualBox
3 6 (4.08%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.40%) UAG
5 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.68%) Firmware
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 74 (50.34%) Puppet
2 17 (11.56%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.76%) Vagrant
4 6 (4.08%) SCCM
5 2 (1.36%) OpenIDM
5 2 (1.36%) OpenAM
5 2 (1.36%) Ansible
5 2 (1.36%) Nagios
6 1 (0.68%) SCOM
6 1 (0.68%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 33 (22.45%) Red Hat
2 24 (16.33%) Oracle
3 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.16%) ForgeRock
5 11 (7.48%) Akamai
6 10 (6.80%) Sitecore
7 9 (6.12%) VMware
8 8 (5.44%) Remedy
9 5 (3.40%) Citrix
10 1 (0.68%) Teradata
10 1 (0.68%) Netezza
10 1 (0.68%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.68%) Vertica
10 1 (0.68%) Xamarin
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