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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 59 146 175
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +29
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 287 132 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.25% 1.38% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.89% 22.30% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 85 46
Median daily rate £463 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £322 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £414 £377
% change year-on-year
+8.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £189.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -79.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £189.00
% change year-on-year
-54.48% -79.36%
Amazon AWS
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
929 592 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.53% 6.20% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 354 179
Median daily rate £450 £408 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +14.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 8
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% +37.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £10.00 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.91 £39.00 £68.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Oxfordshire +18 110 £475 +11.76% 18
Surrey +32 82 £463 +42.30% 11
Berkshire +22 43 £450 - 6
Hampshire +1 20 £400 -6.97% 22
East Sussex - 12 £340 - 5
West Sussex -3 7 £475 +115.90%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £275 - 3
Middlesex -2 4 £575 -
M4 Corridor - 4 £588 -
Sussex - 1 £500 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 197 (42.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 186 (40.17%) Java
3 178 (38.44%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (33.05%) Web Services
5 144 (31.10%) Linux
6 124 (26.78%) DevOps
7 123 (26.57%) JavaScript
8 102 (22.03%) Jenkins
9 99 (21.38%) Puppet
10 97 (20.95%) Scrum
11 94 (20.30%) SQL
12 92 (19.87%) Ruby
13 91 (19.65%) Migration
14 88 (19.01%) Python
15 83 (17.93%) Tomcat
16 82 (17.71%) TDD
17 78 (16.85%) JSON
17 78 (16.85%) Git (software)
18 76 (16.41%) VMware
19 74 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
19 74 (15.98%) Opscode Chef
20 72 (15.55%) HTML
21 70 (15.12%) Windows
22 69 (14.90%) Open Source
23 67 (14.47%) PHP
23 67 (14.47%) AngularJS
24 65 (14.04%) OpenStack
25 63 (13.61%) Finance
25 63 (13.61%) Spring
26 62 (13.39%) Kanban

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 83 (17.93%) Tomcat
2 65 (14.04%) OpenStack
3 61 (13.17%) WebLogic
4 47 (10.15%) Elasticsearch
5 34 (7.34%) WebSphere
6 32 (6.91%) Apache
7 28 (6.05%) Cloud Foundry
8 24 (5.18%) IIS
9 17 (3.67%) Confluence
9 17 (3.67%) JBoss
10 9 (1.94%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.94%) SharePoint
11 8 (1.73%) nginx
11 8 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.08%) Drupal
13 3 (0.65%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 11 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) MS Office
2 1 (0.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 20 (4.32%) Magento
2 6 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 197 (42.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (11.88%) PaaS
3 47 (10.15%) Cloud Computing
4 45 (9.72%) Amazon EC2
5 40 (8.64%) GitHub
6 36 (7.78%) IaaS
7 25 (5.40%) Amazon S3
8 22 (4.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 22 (4.75%) Heroku
9 20 (4.32%) Amazon Kinesis
9 20 (4.32%) SaaS
10 13 (2.81%) Office 365
11 11 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (2.16%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (1.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (0.86%) Boomi
15 4 (0.86%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.78%) Firewall
2 21 (4.54%) VPN
3 20 (4.32%) DNS
4 17 (3.67%) Network Security
5 15 (3.24%) LAN
5 15 (3.24%) WAN
6 14 (3.02%) Internet
7 12 (2.59%) DHCP
8 7 (1.51%) LDAP
8 7 (1.51%) MPLS
8 7 (1.51%) VLAN
9 6 (1.30%) HTTP
9 6 (1.30%) IPv6
9 6 (1.30%) SSH
10 5 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (1.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (1.08%) Intranet
10 5 (1.08%) IPv4
10 5 (1.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.66%) NoSQL
2 43 (9.29%) SQL Server
3 41 (8.86%) MongoDB
4 34 (7.34%) MySQL
5 31 (6.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (5.40%) Couchbase
7 20 (4.32%) Redis
8 18 (3.89%) Big Data
9 16 (3.46%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.38%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.73%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.51%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.51%) MariaDB
12 7 (1.51%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.08%) OrientDB
13 5 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 102 (22.03%) Jenkins
2 78 (16.85%) Git (software)
3 53 (11.45%) JUnit
4 51 (11.02%) Maven
5 36 (7.78%) JIRA
6 33 (7.13%) Cucumber
7 29 (6.26%) Subversion
8 24 (5.18%) Mockito
9 23 (4.97%) Spock
10 15 (3.24%) Talend Open Studio
11 14 (3.02%) SoapUI
12 8 (1.73%) Ant
12 8 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (1.73%) Vagrant
13 5 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.08%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.08%) Travis CI
14 4 (0.86%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.86%) Hudson
15 3 (0.65%) Jasmine
General
1 63 (13.61%) Finance
2 54 (11.66%) Publishing
3 11 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.94%) Back Office
5 7 (1.51%) Retail
6 5 (1.08%) Banking
7 4 (0.86%) Billing
7 4 (0.86%) Games
8 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 161 (34.77%) Developer
2 78 (16.85%) Java Developer
3 76 (16.41%) Architect
4 61 (13.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 57 (12.31%) AWS Developer
6 46 (9.94%) Cloud Architect
7 40 (8.64%) Agile Developer
8 35 (7.56%) AWS Architect
9 32 (6.91%) Administrator
10 29 (6.26%) JavaScript Developer
11 26 (5.62%) Node.js Developer
12 25 (5.40%) PHP Developer
12 25 (5.40%) Software Engineer
13 23 (4.97%) Web Developer
14 21 (4.54%) Consultant
15 20 (4.32%) Cloud Engineer
15 20 (4.32%) E-Commerce Developer
15 20 (4.32%) HTML CSS Developer
15 20 (4.32%) HTML Developer
15 20 (4.32%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (33.05%) Web Services
2 78 (16.85%) JSON
3 72 (15.55%) HTML
4 67 (14.47%) AngularJS
5 63 (13.61%) Spring
6 61 (13.17%) CSS
7 55 (11.88%) RESTful
8 38 (8.21%) SOAP
9 37 (7.99%) RabbitMQ
10 35 (7.56%) J2EE
11 34 (7.34%) HTML5
11 34 (7.34%) REST
12 33 (7.13%) Node.js
13 31 (6.70%) JMS
13 31 (6.70%) XML
14 24 (5.18%) .NET
15 21 (4.54%) Sass
16 20 (4.32%) CSS3
17 14 (3.02%) jQuery
17 14 (3.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.72%) Data Centre
2 27 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 13 (2.81%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (2.59%) Public Cloud
5 11 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.38%) User Experience
6 7 (1.51%) Replication
7 6 (1.30%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.86%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.86%) Cloud Native
9 4 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (0.86%) PKI
10 3 (0.65%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.65%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.65%) Online Games
10 3 (0.65%) VCE vBlock
10 3 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 144 (31.10%) Linux
2 70 (15.12%) Windows
3 34 (7.34%) Windows Server
4 29 (6.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (6.26%) Unix
5 22 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.59%) Android
7 10 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.94%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.94%) VMS
9 8 (1.73%) CentOS
10 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (1.30%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.86%) Solaris
13 2 (0.43%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.43%) Fedora
13 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.22%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (38.44%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (26.78%) DevOps
3 97 (20.95%) Scrum
4 91 (19.65%) Migration
5 82 (17.71%) TDD
6 74 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (14.90%) Open Source
8 62 (13.39%) Kanban
9 54 (11.66%) Configuration Management
10 48 (10.37%) Software Engineering
11 34 (7.34%) Web Development
12 30 (6.48%) Continuous Delivery
12 30 (6.48%) E-Commerce
13 29 (6.26%) Pair Programming
14 25 (5.40%) API Development
15 22 (4.75%) Automation Testing
15 22 (4.75%) Change Management
16 21 (4.54%) Use Case
17 19 (4.10%) OWASP
17 19 (4.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (40.17%) Java
2 123 (26.57%) JavaScript
3 94 (20.30%) SQL
4 92 (19.87%) Ruby
5 88 (19.01%) Python
6 67 (14.47%) PHP
7 52 (11.23%) Bash Shell
8 35 (7.56%) C#
9 34 (7.34%) PowerShell
10 31 (6.70%) Perl
11 19 (4.10%) Go
12 12 (2.59%) C++
13 5 (1.08%) Scala
13 5 (1.08%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.86%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.65%) C
16 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.43%) R
17 1 (0.22%) COBOL
17 1 (0.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 37 (7.99%) Degree
2 19 (4.10%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.38%) MCSE
4 11 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.30%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.30%) CISSP
5 6 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.65%) MCP
6 3 (0.65%) MCSA
7 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.22%) CCA
8 1 (0.22%) CCIE
8 1 (0.22%) CCNA
8 1 (0.22%) CCNP
8 1 (0.22%) CCSA
8 1 (0.22%) CISM
8 1 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.67%) QA
2 16 (3.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 48 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (7.78%) vSphere
3 25 (5.40%) Docker
4 16 (3.46%) Active Directory
5 13 (2.81%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.51%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.30%) KVM
7 6 (1.30%) vCloud
8 5 (1.08%) Xen
9 4 (0.86%) Varnish
9 4 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.65%) XenServer
11 2 (0.43%) Firmware
11 2 (0.43%) Postfix
11 2 (0.43%) XenApp
11 2 (0.43%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.22%) NFS
12 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 99 (21.38%) Puppet
2 74 (15.98%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (10.80%) Ansible
4 9 (1.94%) SCOM
5 7 (1.51%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.51%) SCCM
6 6 (1.30%) Nagios
6 6 (1.30%) Tivoli
7 5 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.86%) Terraform
8 4 (0.86%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.65%) CFEngine
9 3 (0.65%) HP SiteScope
9 3 (0.65%) logstash
9 3 (0.65%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.43%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 2 (0.43%) Salt
10 2 (0.43%) SELinux
Vendors
1 76 (16.41%) VMware
2 56 (12.10%) Microsoft
3 40 (8.64%) Oracle
4 31 (6.70%) Red Hat
5 18 (3.89%) Rackspace
6 17 (3.67%) Cisco
7 15 (3.24%) Talend
8 14 (3.02%) HP
9 11 (2.38%) Barracuda Networks
9 11 (2.38%) Splunk
10 10 (2.16%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.94%) Citrix
11 9 (1.94%) Google
12 8 (1.73%) IBM
13 7 (1.51%) Dell
14 6 (1.30%) F5
15 5 (1.08%) Atlassian
15 5 (1.08%) Juniper
15 5 (1.08%) SAP
15 5 (1.08%) Zend
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