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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 64 106 153
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +47
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 225 172 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.90% 1.83% 1.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 26.63% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 114 84
Median daily rate £463 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.35 -
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -
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
900 646 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.62% 6.87% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 387 281
Median daily rate £466 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £420
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 20
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £10.34 £8.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £50.00 £34.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-41.81% +52.77%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Berkshire +32 58 £456 +1.67% 16
Oxfordshire -5 55 £475 -8.65% 13
Surrey +25 41 £500 +42.85% 16
Hampshire +15 18 £450 -10.00% 10
West Sussex +21 15 £420 +12.29% 3
Buckinghamshire +15 10 £330 +5.60% 6
Kent +9 8 £625 -
Middlesex +4 8 £375 -11.76% 4
East Sussex +10 6 £313 -26.47% 7
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
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Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 262 (47.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 232 (41.80%) Java
3 210 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 163 (29.37%) Web Services
5 154 (27.75%) Linux
6 139 (25.05%) JavaScript
6 139 (25.05%) DevOps
7 132 (23.78%) Jenkins
8 122 (21.98%) Scrum
9 112 (20.18%) SQL
9 112 (20.18%) Tomcat
10 105 (18.92%) Puppet
11 102 (18.38%) AngularJS
11 102 (18.38%) JSON
12 96 (17.30%) Git (software)
13 94 (16.94%) Migration
14 93 (16.76%) Python
15 89 (16.04%) Spring
16 87 (15.68%) Continuous Integration
17 86 (15.50%) RESTful
18 85 (15.32%) Ruby
19 84 (15.14%) Kanban
20 83 (14.95%) TDD
21 81 (14.59%) HTML
21 81 (14.59%) JUnit
22 79 (14.23%) Maven
22 79 (14.23%) Open Source
23 77 (13.87%) WebLogic
24 75 (13.51%) Microsoft
25 74 (13.33%) Opscode Chef

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
1 112 (20.18%) Tomcat
2 77 (13.87%) WebLogic
3 57 (10.27%) Elasticsearch
4 52 (9.37%) OpenStack
5 49 (8.83%) WebSphere
6 48 (8.65%) Apache
7 37 (6.67%) JBoss
8 26 (4.68%) Confluence
9 18 (3.24%) nginx
9 18 (3.24%) WebSphere Application Server
10 15 (2.70%) Apache Pig
10 15 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
11 14 (2.52%) Apache Spark
12 12 (2.16%) Apache Solr
12 12 (2.16%) IIS
13 8 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.72%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.36%) Drupal
15 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 16 (2.88%) Magento
2 6 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.18%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 262 (47.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (12.61%) Cloud Computing
3 47 (8.47%) GitHub
4 44 (7.93%) Amazon S3
5 41 (7.39%) PaaS
6 40 (7.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 34 (6.13%) IaaS
8 29 (5.23%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (4.50%) Office 365
10 23 (4.14%) SaaS
11 20 (3.60%) AWS Lambda
12 17 (3.06%) Amazon SQS
13 14 (2.52%) Heroku
14 11 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
15 6 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 6 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
16 5 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 5 (0.90%) HP Helion
17 4 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
17 4 (0.72%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.95%) DNS
2 27 (4.86%) Firewall
3 26 (4.68%) Kerberos
4 21 (3.78%) LAN
4 21 (3.78%) WAN
5 20 (3.60%) DHCP
6 16 (2.88%) LDAP
7 15 (2.70%) VPN
8 12 (2.16%) HTTP
8 12 (2.16%) Internet
9 8 (1.44%) TCP/IP
10 7 (1.26%) Network Security
10 7 (1.26%) SSH
11 6 (1.08%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.08%) MPLS
12 5 (0.90%) FTP
12 5 (0.90%) SAN
12 5 (0.90%) SMTP
13 4 (0.72%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.81%) MongoDB
2 51 (9.19%) SQL Server
3 47 (8.47%) NoSQL
4 37 (6.67%) Couchbase
5 31 (5.59%) Big Data
5 31 (5.59%) MySQL
6 24 (4.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 24 (4.32%) Hadoop
7 22 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (3.06%) Apache Hive
9 14 (2.52%) Sqoop
10 13 (2.34%) HBase
11 11 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (1.80%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.80%) Relational Database
13 9 (1.62%) Oracle Exadata
13 9 (1.62%) Redis
14 8 (1.44%) Apache Zeppelin
14 8 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 132 (23.78%) Jenkins
2 96 (17.30%) Git (software)
3 81 (14.59%) JUnit
4 79 (14.23%) Maven
5 62 (11.17%) JIRA
6 61 (10.99%) Cucumber
7 41 (7.39%) Mockito
8 37 (6.67%) Spock
9 23 (4.14%) Subversion
10 20 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (3.24%) Talend Open Studio
12 16 (2.88%) Selenium
13 14 (2.52%) Vagrant
14 13 (2.34%) SoapUI
15 10 (1.80%) Gatling
15 10 (1.80%) Grunt
15 10 (1.80%) gulp
16 8 (1.44%) Bower
16 8 (1.44%) TeamCity
17 7 (1.26%) Ant
General
1 74 (13.33%) Finance
2 64 (11.53%) Publishing
3 12 (2.16%) Back Office
4 11 (1.98%) Retail
5 10 (1.80%) Games
5 10 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.26%) Banking
7 5 (0.90%) Billing
7 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.72%) Electronics
8 4 (0.72%) Legal
8 4 (0.72%) Marketing
9 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 212 (38.20%) Developer
2 111 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 92 (16.58%) Architect
4 75 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 61 (10.99%) AWS Developer
6 56 (10.09%) Cloud Architect
7 41 (7.39%) Agile Developer
8 40 (7.21%) AWS Engineer
9 38 (6.85%) Administrator
10 36 (6.49%) AWS Architect
11 25 (4.50%) Agile Java Developer
12 24 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
12 24 (4.32%) Node.js Developer
12 24 (4.32%) Software Engineer
13 23 (4.14%) AWS DevOps
13 23 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
14 22 (3.96%) Cloud Engineer
14 22 (3.96%) Senior DevOps
14 22 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
15 21 (3.78%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (29.37%) Web Services
2 102 (18.38%) AngularJS
2 102 (18.38%) JSON
3 89 (16.04%) Spring
4 86 (15.50%) RESTful
5 81 (14.59%) HTML
6 63 (11.35%) J2EE
7 60 (10.81%) CSS
8 50 (9.01%) .NET
9 49 (8.83%) JMS
9 49 (8.83%) Node.js
10 48 (8.65%) REST
10 48 (8.65%) XML
11 44 (7.93%) HTML5
12 33 (5.95%) CSS3
13 27 (4.86%) Sass
14 23 (4.14%) SOAP
15 22 (3.96%) React
16 18 (3.24%) EJB
16 18 (3.24%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.83%) Data Centre
2 28 (5.05%) Public Cloud
3 27 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.52%) BYOD
5 11 (1.98%) PKI
6 10 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 10 (1.80%) User Experience
7 9 (1.62%) Grid Computing
8 8 (1.44%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.26%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.26%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.08%) Online Games
11 5 (0.90%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (0.72%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.72%) Clustering
12 4 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (0.72%) iPhone
12 4 (0.72%) Replication
13 3 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 154 (27.75%) Linux
2 74 (13.33%) Windows
3 37 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 34 (6.13%) Unix
5 32 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (2.34%) Ubuntu
9 12 (2.16%) CentOS
10 11 (1.98%) Mac OS X
11 9 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (1.26%) Android
13 6 (1.08%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.90%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.72%) Debian
16 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.36%) Solaris
17 1 (0.18%) Kali Linux
17 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (25.05%) DevOps
3 122 (21.98%) Scrum
4 94 (16.94%) Migration
5 87 (15.68%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (15.14%) Kanban
7 83 (14.95%) TDD
8 79 (14.23%) Open Source
9 63 (11.35%) Configuration Management
10 43 (7.75%) BDD
11 41 (7.39%) Software Engineering
11 41 (7.39%) Web Development
12 31 (5.59%) MVC
13 30 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
14 29 (5.23%) SOA
15 28 (5.05%) ITIL
16 27 (4.86%) High Availability
17 26 (4.68%) Pair Programming
17 26 (4.68%) Performance Testing
18 25 (4.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 232 (41.80%) Java
2 139 (25.05%) JavaScript
3 112 (20.18%) SQL
4 93 (16.76%) Python
5 85 (15.32%) Ruby
6 48 (8.65%) C#
7 43 (7.75%) Bash Shell
7 43 (7.75%) PowerShell
8 35 (6.31%) PHP
9 29 (5.23%) Perl
10 21 (3.78%) C++
11 14 (2.52%) C
12 10 (1.80%) Go
13 4 (0.72%) Scala
13 4 (0.72%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.72%) XPath
14 3 (0.54%) Groovy
14 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.36%) F#
15 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (6.31%) Degree
2 20 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.80%) AWS Certification
5 8 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.26%) MCSE
7 5 (0.90%) CISSP
7 5 (0.90%) ISEB
7 5 (0.90%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.72%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.36%) MCP
10 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.36%) PMP
10 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.18%) CHECK Team Member
11 1 (0.18%) MCSD
11 1 (0.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.50%) QA
2 17 (3.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.26%) SLA
6 4 (0.72%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.72%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (9.19%) Docker
2 40 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 27 (4.86%) Hyper-V
5 26 (4.68%) vSphere
6 18 (3.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (2.52%) HDFS
8 13 (2.34%) Virtual Desktop
9 12 (2.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 9 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (1.62%) vCloud
11 8 (1.44%) Apache Flume
11 8 (1.44%) XenApp
12 6 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.90%) Xen
14 4 (0.72%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.54%) VMware ESX
16 2 (0.36%) iptables
16 2 (0.36%) KVM
16 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 105 (18.92%) Puppet
2 74 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (11.53%) Ansible
4 16 (2.88%) SCCM
5 15 (2.70%) SCOM
6 11 (1.98%) Ambari
6 11 (1.98%) Hadoop YARN
6 11 (1.98%) Oozie
6 11 (1.98%) Terraform
7 8 (1.44%) logstash
7 8 (1.44%) Packer
8 7 (1.26%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.90%) Pingdom
9 5 (0.90%) vRealize
10 4 (0.72%) AppDNA
10 4 (0.72%) Consul
10 4 (0.72%) EdgeSight
11 3 (0.54%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 3 (0.54%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 75 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.83%) Oracle
2 49 (8.83%) VMware
3 18 (3.24%) HP
3 18 (3.24%) Talend
4 15 (2.70%) Cisco
5 14 (2.52%) SAP
6 13 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 11 (1.98%) Citrix
8 10 (1.80%) Teradata
9 9 (1.62%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.62%) Hortonworks
10 8 (1.44%) AppDynamics
11 7 (1.26%) Google
12 6 (1.08%) Dell
13 5 (0.90%) PagerDuty
13 5 (0.90%) Rackspace
14 4 (0.72%) Juniper
14 4 (0.72%) Splunk
14 4 (0.72%) Veeam
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