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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England / South East
Rank 91 90 135
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +45
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 174 198 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.28% 2.31% 1.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.04% 29.86% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 146 86
Median daily rate £475 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £330 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £600 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £429 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.78% +7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
827 663 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.86% 7.73% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 446 233
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.05% +44.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.92 £60.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.36% -2.52%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +15 48 £450 +0.55% 21
Oxfordshire -9 46 £500 +13.31% 12
Hampshire +19 26 £450 -28.00% 18
Surrey -18 20 £463 +40.15% 17
Buckinghamshire +12 9 £469 - 7
East Sussex - 9 £325 - 3
Middlesex +10 8 £295 -30.58%
West Sussex -9 5 £500 +11.11% 6
Kent -7 1 £450 -24.36% 1
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 (46.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 143 (34.05%) Java
3 125 (29.76%) Web Services
4 121 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (25.24%) Linux
6 102 (24.29%) DevOps
7 79 (18.81%) Python
8 78 (18.57%) TDD
9 73 (17.38%) Windows
9 73 (17.38%) JavaScript
10 71 (16.90%) Docker
10 71 (16.90%) Jenkins
11 70 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 64 (15.24%) SQL
12 64 (15.24%) Puppet
13 62 (14.76%) Git (software)
14 58 (13.81%) Scrum
15 57 (13.57%) HTML
15 57 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
16 56 (13.33%) Ansible
17 50 (11.90%) RESTful
18 49 (11.67%) Migration
19 48 (11.43%) Oracle
19 48 (11.43%) PowerShell
20 47 (11.19%) Data Centre
20 47 (11.19%) Configuration Management
21 46 (10.95%) VMware
21 46 (10.95%) Ruby
22 45 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
23 43 (10.24%) BDD

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 35 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 33 (7.86%) OpenStack
3 25 (5.95%) JBoss
4 21 (5.00%) Apache
4 21 (5.00%) Apache Spark
4 21 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 20 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
6 17 (4.05%) nginx
7 16 (3.81%) Confluence
7 16 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (3.57%) Apache Pig
9 14 (3.33%) WebLogic
10 12 (2.86%) Apache Solr
11 9 (2.14%) CMS
12 8 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (1.67%) IIS
14 5 (1.19%) Skype for Business
15 4 (0.95%) Drupal
16 3 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.48%) MS Project
3 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.24%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 197 (46.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (8.57%) PaaS
3 28 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (6.19%) Amazon S3
5 24 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (5.48%) IaaS
6 23 (5.48%) Office 365
7 21 (5.00%) SaaS
8 20 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
8 20 (4.76%) GitHub
9 14 (3.33%) Heroku
10 10 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (1.67%) Amazon Kinesis
12 7 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
12 7 (1.67%) SoftLayer
12 7 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
13 5 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.33%) DNS
2 27 (6.43%) Firewall
2 27 (6.43%) LAN
2 27 (6.43%) WAN
3 19 (4.52%) HTTP
4 17 (4.05%) Kerberos
5 15 (3.57%) DHCP
6 13 (3.10%) Internet
7 12 (2.86%) VPN
8 8 (1.90%) SMTP
9 6 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (1.43%) LDAP
10 5 (1.19%) Skype
10 5 (1.19%) SSH
10 5 (1.19%) SSL
10 5 (1.19%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.95%) FTP
11 4 (0.95%) Intranet
11 4 (0.95%) SAN
11 4 (0.95%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.76%) Big Data
2 38 (9.05%) SQL Server
3 32 (7.62%) Hadoop
3 32 (7.62%) MySQL
4 29 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 23 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 17 (4.05%) MongoDB
8 16 (3.81%) Apache Hive
9 15 (3.57%) Sqoop
10 14 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (3.10%) Redis
12 12 (2.86%) Oracle Database
13 11 (2.62%) HBase
14 10 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (2.14%) Oracle Exadata
16 8 (1.90%) Apache Zeppelin
16 8 (1.90%) Relational Database
17 7 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 71 (16.90%) Jenkins
2 62 (14.76%) Git (software)
3 41 (9.76%) JIRA
3 41 (9.76%) Maven
4 28 (6.67%) JUnit
5 25 (5.95%) Cucumber
6 20 (4.76%) Selenium
7 16 (3.81%) Vagrant
8 13 (3.10%) Mockito
9 11 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (2.38%) Ant
10 10 (2.38%) Bitbucket
10 10 (2.38%) Gatling
10 10 (2.38%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.14%) Subversion
12 8 (1.90%) Gradle
12 8 (1.90%) Grunt
12 8 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (1.90%) WebDriver
13 7 (1.67%) gulp
General
1 32 (7.62%) Publishing
2 26 (6.19%) Finance
3 10 (2.38%) Retail
4 9 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.90%) Games
6 7 (1.67%) Marketing
7 6 (1.43%) Banking
8 5 (1.19%) Back Office
8 5 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.95%) Electronics
10 3 (0.71%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.48%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
12 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 128 (30.48%) Developer
2 91 (21.67%) Architect
3 53 (12.62%) Java Developer
4 48 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 42 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
6 36 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
7 31 (7.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 30 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (5.71%) AWS Architect
10 22 (5.24%) Project Manager
11 21 (5.00%) Software Engineer
12 20 (4.76%) Administrator
13 18 (4.29%) AWS Developer
14 16 (3.81%) .NET Developer
14 16 (3.81%) Java Engineer
15 15 (3.57%) AWS DevOps
15 15 (3.57%) Azure Architect
16 13 (3.10%) Agile Developer
16 13 (3.10%) Technical Architect
17 12 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (29.76%) Web Services
2 57 (13.57%) HTML
3 50 (11.90%) RESTful
4 41 (9.76%) AngularJS
5 40 (9.52%) Spring
6 39 (9.29%) HTML5
7 38 (9.05%) REST
8 36 (8.57%) XML
9 35 (8.33%) .NET
10 33 (7.86%) CSS
10 33 (7.86%) JSON
11 31 (7.38%) Node.js
12 24 (5.71%) Java EE
12 24 (5.71%) React
13 20 (4.76%) CSS3
14 17 (4.05%) EJB
14 17 (4.05%) jQuery
15 16 (3.81%) SOAP
16 15 (3.57%) J2EE
16 15 (3.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.19%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.86%) Public Cloud
3 19 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.05%) Hybrid Cloud
4 17 (4.05%) PMI
5 16 (3.81%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.10%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (2.62%) User Experience
8 9 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.14%) BYOD
8 9 (2.14%) Grid Computing
8 9 (2.14%) Replication
9 8 (1.90%) PKI
9 8 (1.90%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.67%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.19%) FlexPod
12 4 (0.95%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.95%) Semantic Web
12 4 (0.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 3 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 106 (25.24%) Linux
2 73 (17.38%) Windows
3 36 (8.57%) Windows Server
4 32 (7.62%) Unix
5 25 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 11 (2.62%) Ubuntu
8 10 (2.38%) Mac OS X
9 9 (2.14%) CentOS
10 5 (1.19%) Android
10 5 (1.19%) Debian
10 5 (1.19%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.48%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.24%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (24.29%) DevOps
3 78 (18.57%) TDD
4 58 (13.81%) Scrum
5 57 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (11.67%) Migration
7 47 (11.19%) Configuration Management
8 43 (10.24%) BDD
9 39 (9.29%) Software Engineering
10 35 (8.33%) Open Source
11 32 (7.62%) MVC
12 29 (6.90%) ITIL
13 28 (6.67%) High Availability
14 26 (6.19%) Project Management
14 26 (6.19%) SOA
15 25 (5.95%) Continuous Delivery
15 25 (5.95%) Kanban
16 24 (5.71%) Microservices
17 23 (5.48%) PRINCE2
18 22 (5.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (34.05%) Java
2 79 (18.81%) Python
3 73 (17.38%) JavaScript
4 64 (15.24%) SQL
5 48 (11.43%) PowerShell
6 46 (10.95%) Ruby
7 36 (8.57%) Bash Shell
8 32 (7.62%) C#
9 21 (5.00%) Perl
10 18 (4.29%) C++
11 16 (3.81%) PHP
12 14 (3.33%) C
13 12 (2.86%) Go
14 11 (2.62%) Scala
15 8 (1.90%) Groovy
16 5 (1.19%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.19%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.95%) VBA
17 4 (0.95%) XPath
18 3 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (4.52%) PMI Certification
1 19 (4.52%) PMP
2 18 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.05%) Degree
4 16 (3.81%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.14%) MCSE
5 9 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.43%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.43%) CISSP
7 5 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.95%) VCDX
8 4 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.48%) CCNP
10 2 (0.48%) CISA
10 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.48%) CISM
10 2 (0.48%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.48%) SANS
10 2 (0.48%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.81%) QA
2 12 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 10 (2.38%) SLA
5 8 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.71%) GDPR
6 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.48%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.24%) COBIT
8 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.24%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.24%) RMADS
System Software
1 71 (16.90%) Docker
2 43 (10.24%) Active Directory
3 33 (7.86%) vSphere
4 30 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 15 (3.57%) HDFS
7 13 (3.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 11 (2.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (2.62%) vCloud
9 10 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (1.90%) Apache Flume
11 7 (1.67%) XenApp
12 5 (1.19%) VMware ESX
12 5 (1.19%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.95%) Xen
14 2 (0.48%) Gluster
14 2 (0.48%) iptables
14 2 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 64 (15.24%) Puppet
2 56 (13.33%) Ansible
3 45 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (4.05%) SCCM
5 11 (2.62%) Ambari
5 11 (2.62%) Hadoop YARN
5 11 (2.62%) Oozie
6 10 (2.38%) logstash
6 10 (2.38%) SCOM
7 9 (2.14%) Mesos
7 9 (2.14%) Terraform
7 9 (2.14%) vRealize
8 8 (1.90%) Kubernetes
9 6 (1.43%) Nagios
10 5 (1.19%) Pingdom
11 4 (0.95%) Consul
11 4 (0.95%) EdgeSight
11 4 (0.95%) HP Fortify
11 4 (0.95%) Marathon
11 4 (0.95%) Salt
Vendors
1 70 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 48 (11.43%) Oracle
3 46 (10.95%) VMware
4 22 (5.24%) Cisco
5 17 (4.05%) SAP
6 11 (2.62%) Citrix
6 11 (2.62%) HP
7 10 (2.38%) Google
7 10 (2.38%) Teradata
8 9 (2.14%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.14%) Hortonworks
8 9 (2.14%) IBM
9 8 (1.90%) AppDynamics
9 8 (1.90%) Splunk
10 7 (1.67%) Talend
11 6 (1.43%) Informatica
11 6 (1.43%) Rackspace
11 6 (1.43%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.19%) ESRI
12 5 (1.19%) Tableau
Kent
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £295 - £405 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £295 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day 8 to 12 month day rate contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Rate: £0.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day (Some remote working is available)
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
onezeero.
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago