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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 49 135 152
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +17
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 326 146 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.76% 1.50% 1.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.56% 24.01% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 89 56
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £189.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -79.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.38 £39.00 £189.50
% change year-on-year
-32.37% -79.41%
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
1033 608 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.92% 6.26% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 363 210
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 5
Median hourly rate £20.88 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.51% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £10.00 £9.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.98 £39.00 £120.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

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 August 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 August 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 +20 134 £450 +5.88% 17
Surrey +40 89 £463 +40.15% 15
Berkshire +30 41 £450 - 12
East Sussex - 19 £375 - 5
Hampshire -8 13 £450 +9.09% 14
West Sussex 0 9 £400 +6.95% 2
Buckinghamshire - 9 £375 - 3
Middlesex -2 4 £500 +29.03% 1
M4 Corridor - 4 £588 -
Sussex -1 2 £500 +25.00%
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 228 (44.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 214 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (40.73%) Java
4 167 (32.24%) Web Services
5 154 (29.73%) Linux
6 150 (28.96%) DevOps
7 134 (25.87%) JavaScript
8 127 (24.52%) Scrum
9 125 (24.13%) Jenkins
10 109 (21.04%) Puppet
11 105 (20.27%) SQL
12 102 (19.69%) Tomcat
13 96 (18.53%) Python
13 96 (18.53%) Migration
13 96 (18.53%) JSON
14 95 (18.34%) Ruby
15 88 (16.99%) AngularJS
16 83 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
16 83 (16.02%) Kanban
17 82 (15.83%) TDD
18 79 (15.25%) Spring
19 77 (14.86%) JUnit
19 77 (14.86%) WebLogic
19 77 (14.86%) Open Source
19 77 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
20 75 (14.48%) Finance
21 73 (14.09%) Git (software)
22 72 (13.90%) Maven
22 72 (13.90%) Microsoft
23 71 (13.71%) HTML

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
1 102 (19.69%) Tomcat
2 77 (14.86%) WebLogic
3 63 (12.16%) OpenStack
4 60 (11.58%) Elasticsearch
5 48 (9.27%) WebSphere
6 36 (6.95%) Apache
7 32 (6.18%) JBoss
8 25 (4.83%) Cloud Foundry
9 19 (3.67%) Confluence
10 16 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (2.70%) IIS
12 8 (1.54%) SharePoint
13 6 (1.16%) nginx
14 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.97%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.77%) Drupal
16 3 (0.58%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.58%) Apache Spark
16 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (1.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (4.05%) Magento
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 228 (44.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (11.97%) Cloud Computing
3 54 (10.42%) GitHub
4 50 (9.65%) PaaS
5 37 (7.14%) Amazon S3
6 36 (6.95%) IaaS
7 33 (6.37%) Amazon EC2
8 29 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
9 22 (4.25%) Amazon Kinesis
10 21 (4.05%) Heroku
10 21 (4.05%) Office 365
11 18 (3.47%) SaaS
12 17 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
15 5 (0.97%) HP Helion
15 5 (0.97%) Slack
16 4 (0.77%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.60%) DNS
2 28 (5.41%) Firewall
3 21 (4.05%) DHCP
4 20 (3.86%) VPN
5 16 (3.09%) LDAP
6 15 (2.90%) LAN
6 15 (2.90%) WAN
7 14 (2.70%) Network Security
8 13 (2.51%) Internet
9 12 (2.32%) Kerberos
10 8 (1.54%) VLAN
11 7 (1.35%) iSCSI
11 7 (1.35%) MPLS
11 7 (1.35%) SAN
12 5 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (0.97%) IPv4
12 5 (0.97%) IPv6
12 5 (0.97%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (11.20%) MongoDB
2 46 (8.88%) SQL Server
3 44 (8.49%) NoSQL
4 38 (7.34%) Couchbase
5 31 (5.98%) MySQL
6 28 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (4.25%) Big Data
8 18 (3.47%) Redis
9 10 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (1.93%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.93%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.54%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.16%) MariaDB
11 6 (1.16%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.97%) OrientDB
12 5 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 125 (24.13%) Jenkins
2 77 (14.86%) JUnit
3 73 (14.09%) Git (software)
4 72 (13.90%) Maven
5 53 (10.23%) Cucumber
6 44 (8.49%) JIRA
7 38 (7.34%) Mockito
8 37 (7.14%) Spock
9 20 (3.86%) Subversion
10 15 (2.90%) Talend Open Studio
11 14 (2.70%) SoapUI
12 12 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (1.74%) Selenium
14 8 (1.54%) Vagrant
15 7 (1.35%) Ant
15 7 (1.35%) SpecFlow
16 6 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.16%) Hudson
16 6 (1.16%) Travis CI
17 5 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (14.48%) Finance
2 65 (12.55%) Publishing
3 14 (2.70%) Back Office
4 12 (2.32%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.74%) Retail
6 7 (1.35%) Banking
7 6 (1.16%) Games
8 5 (0.97%) Billing
9 4 (0.77%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.58%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 182 (35.14%) Developer
2 92 (17.76%) Java Developer
3 79 (15.25%) Architect
4 74 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 62 (11.97%) AWS Developer
6 47 (9.07%) Cloud Architect
7 44 (8.49%) Agile Developer
8 38 (7.34%) AWS Architect
9 36 (6.95%) Administrator
10 32 (6.18%) Software Engineer
11 29 (5.60%) AWS Engineer
12 27 (5.21%) Consultant
12 27 (5.21%) Node.js Developer
13 26 (5.02%) Java Engineer
13 26 (5.02%) JavaScript Developer
14 23 (4.44%) Agile Java Developer
14 23 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
14 23 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
15 22 (4.25%) Senior DevOps
16 21 (4.05%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (32.24%) Web Services
2 96 (18.53%) JSON
3 88 (16.99%) AngularJS
4 79 (15.25%) Spring
5 71 (13.71%) HTML
6 64 (12.36%) RESTful
7 52 (10.04%) CSS
7 52 (10.04%) J2EE
8 45 (8.69%) JMS
9 43 (8.30%) XML
10 42 (8.11%) REST
11 41 (7.92%) .NET
12 38 (7.34%) Node.js
13 36 (6.95%) SOAP
14 32 (6.18%) RabbitMQ
15 28 (5.41%) HTML5
16 24 (4.63%) CSS3
16 24 (4.63%) Sass
17 14 (2.70%) EJB
17 14 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 31 (5.98%) Computer Science
3 13 (2.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (2.32%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.32%) PKI
5 11 (2.12%) User Experience
6 10 (1.93%) Replication
7 9 (1.74%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.54%) BYOD
9 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.97%) Online Games
11 4 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (0.77%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.58%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.58%) Clustering
12 3 (0.58%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.58%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.58%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.58%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 154 (29.73%) Linux
2 65 (12.55%) Windows
3 32 (6.18%) Windows Server
4 30 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (5.41%) Unix
6 17 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (2.70%) Android
8 11 (2.12%) Mac OS X
9 10 (1.93%) CentOS
9 10 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (1.74%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.74%) VMS
10 9 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.35%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.77%) Solaris
13 2 (0.39%) Fedora
13 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.19%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.19%) Debian
14 1 (0.19%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (28.96%) DevOps
3 127 (24.52%) Scrum
4 96 (18.53%) Migration
5 83 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
5 83 (16.02%) Kanban
6 82 (15.83%) TDD
7 77 (14.86%) Open Source
8 63 (12.16%) Configuration Management
9 55 (10.62%) Software Engineering
10 41 (7.92%) Web Development
11 36 (6.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 33 (6.37%) Pair Programming
13 31 (5.98%) E-Commerce
14 26 (5.02%) ITIL
15 24 (4.63%) API Development
15 24 (4.63%) BDD
16 23 (4.44%) Automation Testing
17 22 (4.25%) Change Management
17 22 (4.25%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 211 (40.73%) Java
2 134 (25.87%) JavaScript
3 105 (20.27%) SQL
4 96 (18.53%) Python
5 95 (18.34%) Ruby
6 66 (12.74%) PHP
7 48 (9.27%) Bash Shell
7 48 (9.27%) C#
7 48 (9.27%) PowerShell
8 31 (5.98%) Perl
9 17 (3.28%) Go
10 15 (2.90%) C++
11 5 (0.97%) Scala
11 5 (0.97%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.77%) Apple Swift
12 4 (0.77%) C
13 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.19%) Korn
14 1 (0.19%) VB
14 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (8.11%) Degree
2 17 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.12%) MCSE
6 9 (1.74%) AWS Certification
7 8 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (1.35%) CISSP
9 5 (0.97%) MCP
10 4 (0.77%) ISEB
10 4 (0.77%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.77%) MCSA
10 4 (0.77%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.39%) CCNP
11 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.19%) CCA
12 1 (0.19%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.19%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.44%) QA
2 14 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (2.51%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.77%) ISO22301
6 3 (0.58%) SLA
7 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.19%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (6.76%) vSphere
3 32 (6.18%) Docker
4 29 (5.60%) Active Directory
5 20 (3.86%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.16%) vCloud
7 6 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.97%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.77%) KVM
9 4 (0.77%) Xen
9 4 (0.77%) XenApp
10 3 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.39%) Firmware
11 2 (0.39%) Postfix
11 2 (0.39%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.19%) NFS
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.19%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 109 (21.04%) Puppet
2 77 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (9.65%) Ansible
4 17 (3.28%) SCOM
5 15 (2.90%) SCCM
6 8 (1.54%) Packer
7 6 (1.16%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.16%) Nagios
7 6 (1.16%) Terraform
8 5 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (0.97%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.77%) vRealize
9 4 (0.77%) Zenoss
10 3 (0.58%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 3 (0.58%) logstash
10 3 (0.58%) Unicenter
10 3 (0.58%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.39%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 72 (13.90%) Microsoft
2 69 (13.32%) VMware
3 33 (6.37%) Oracle
4 20 (3.86%) HP
4 20 (3.86%) Red Hat
5 16 (3.09%) Cisco
5 16 (3.09%) Rackspace
6 15 (2.90%) Talend
7 9 (1.74%) Barracuda Networks
7 9 (1.74%) CheckPoint
7 9 (1.74%) SAP
7 9 (1.74%) Splunk
8 8 (1.54%) Dell
8 8 (1.54%) IBM
9 6 (1.16%) Citrix
9 6 (1.16%) F5
9 6 (1.16%) Google
10 4 (0.77%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.77%) Informatica
10 4 (0.77%) Juniper
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