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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 46 152 154
Rank change year-on-year
+106 +2
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 330 118 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.90% 1.21% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.67% 20.56% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 73 59
Median daily rate £456 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £398
% change year-on-year
- +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.19 £190.00
% change year-on-year
+15.93% -84.11%
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
1076 574 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.72% 5.89% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 344 231
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £11.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £26.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +38 132 £450 -13.46% 16
Surrey +37 84 £463 +40.15% 12
Berkshire +44 48 £450 +2.85% 15
East Sussex - 14 £340 - 4
West Sussex +5 11 £388 +3.60% 1
Buckinghamshire +20 9 £375 +20.96% 4
Hampshire +5 9 £600 +54.83% 26
Kent +6 8 £625 - 3
Middlesex +6 6 £500 +29.03% 3
M4 Corridor - 5 £588 -
Sussex +4 2 £500 +11.11%
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 246 (45.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 221 (40.63%) Java
3 213 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
4 178 (32.72%) Web Services
5 167 (30.70%) Linux
6 145 (26.65%) DevOps
7 140 (25.74%) JavaScript
8 129 (23.71%) Scrum
9 128 (23.53%) Jenkins
10 115 (21.14%) SQL
11 112 (20.59%) Tomcat
12 106 (19.49%) JSON
13 103 (18.93%) Puppet
14 100 (18.38%) Migration
15 94 (17.28%) AngularJS
16 92 (16.91%) Python
17 91 (16.73%) Spring
18 90 (16.54%) TDD
18 90 (16.54%) Ruby
19 87 (15.99%) Kanban
20 86 (15.81%) Open Source
20 86 (15.81%) JUnit
21 84 (15.44%) HTML
22 83 (15.26%) WebLogic
23 82 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
24 79 (14.52%) Git (software)
24 79 (14.52%) Finance
24 79 (14.52%) Microsoft
25 75 (13.79%) RESTful
26 72 (13.24%) Cloud Computing

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 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 83 (15.26%) WebLogic
3 57 (10.48%) Elasticsearch
4 53 (9.74%) OpenStack
5 52 (9.56%) WebSphere
6 47 (8.64%) Apache
7 42 (7.72%) JBoss
8 22 (4.04%) Cloud Foundry
8 22 (4.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 21 (3.86%) Confluence
10 14 (2.57%) IIS
11 13 (2.39%) Apache Pig
12 12 (2.21%) Apache Spark
12 12 (2.21%) nginx
13 10 (1.84%) Apache Solr
14 6 (1.10%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.92%) MS Exchange
16 4 (0.74%) Drupal
17 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (3.49%) Magento
2 6 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.18%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.18%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 246 (45.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (13.24%) Cloud Computing
3 54 (9.93%) GitHub
4 43 (7.90%) Amazon S3
4 43 (7.90%) PaaS
5 35 (6.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 33 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
7 31 (5.70%) IaaS
8 26 (4.78%) Office 365
9 23 (4.23%) Amazon SQS
10 21 (3.86%) Heroku
11 20 (3.68%) Amazon Kinesis
12 14 (2.57%) SaaS
13 9 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (1.29%) Amazon EMR
15 6 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 6 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.92%) HP Helion
17 4 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
17 4 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.51%) DNS
2 25 (4.60%) Firewall
3 24 (4.41%) Kerberos
4 21 (3.86%) LAN
4 21 (3.86%) WAN
5 20 (3.68%) DHCP
6 17 (3.13%) LDAP
7 14 (2.57%) Internet
7 14 (2.57%) VPN
8 12 (2.21%) Network Security
9 8 (1.47%) SSH
10 7 (1.29%) HTTP
10 7 (1.29%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.10%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.10%) SAN
11 6 (1.10%) SSL
12 5 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.92%) IPv4
12 5 (0.92%) IPv6
12 5 (0.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (11.58%) MongoDB
2 58 (10.66%) SQL Server
3 47 (8.64%) NoSQL
4 38 (6.99%) Couchbase
5 34 (6.25%) MySQL
6 33 (6.07%) Big Data
7 32 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (3.86%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 16 (2.94%) Apache Hive
10 15 (2.76%) Redis
11 12 (2.21%) Relational Database
12 11 (2.02%) Sqoop
13 10 (1.84%) HBase
14 9 (1.65%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.29%) Apache Zeppelin
15 7 (1.29%) Oracle Exadata
15 7 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (1.10%) MariaDB
16 6 (1.10%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 128 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 86 (15.81%) JUnit
3 79 (14.52%) Git (software)
4 70 (12.87%) Maven
5 60 (11.03%) Cucumber
6 48 (8.82%) JIRA
7 38 (6.99%) Mockito
8 37 (6.80%) Spock
9 20 (3.68%) Subversion
10 18 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
12 14 (2.57%) SoapUI
13 10 (1.84%) Selenium
14 9 (1.65%) Vagrant
15 7 (1.29%) Gatling
15 7 (1.29%) SpecFlow
16 6 (1.10%) Gerrit
16 6 (1.10%) Grunt
16 6 (1.10%) gulp
16 6 (1.10%) Travis CI
General
1 79 (14.52%) Finance
2 66 (12.13%) Publishing
3 14 (2.57%) Back Office
3 14 (2.57%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.65%) Retail
5 6 (1.10%) Banking
5 6 (1.10%) Games
6 5 (0.92%) Billing
6 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.74%) Electronics
7 4 (0.74%) Legal
7 4 (0.74%) Marketing
8 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 195 (35.85%) Developer
2 101 (18.57%) Java Developer
3 82 (15.07%) Architect
4 68 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 61 (11.21%) AWS Developer
6 47 (8.64%) Cloud Architect
7 46 (8.46%) Administrator
8 42 (7.72%) Agile Developer
9 38 (6.99%) AWS Architect
10 36 (6.62%) AWS Engineer
11 33 (6.07%) Software Engineer
12 26 (4.78%) Consultant
12 26 (4.78%) Java Engineer
12 26 (4.78%) JavaScript Developer
13 25 (4.60%) Node.js Developer
14 24 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
15 23 (4.23%) Agile Java Developer
15 23 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
15 23 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
16 22 (4.04%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (32.72%) Web Services
2 106 (19.49%) JSON
3 94 (17.28%) AngularJS
4 91 (16.73%) Spring
5 84 (15.44%) HTML
6 75 (13.79%) RESTful
7 58 (10.66%) CSS
8 54 (9.93%) J2EE
9 50 (9.19%) REST
10 49 (9.01%) XML
11 46 (8.46%) JMS
12 44 (8.09%) .NET
13 42 (7.72%) Node.js
14 39 (7.17%) HTML5
15 30 (5.51%) SOAP
16 29 (5.33%) CSS3
17 28 (5.15%) RabbitMQ
18 26 (4.78%) Sass
19 21 (3.86%) EJB
20 14 (2.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.64%) Data Centre
2 30 (5.51%) Computer Science
3 13 (2.39%) PKI
4 12 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (2.21%) Public Cloud
5 11 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.84%) BYOD
7 9 (1.65%) User Experience
8 7 (1.29%) Grid Computing
8 7 (1.29%) Replication
9 6 (1.10%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.10%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.92%) Online Games
11 4 (0.74%) Clustering
12 3 (0.55%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.55%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.55%) iPhone
12 3 (0.55%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 167 (30.70%) Linux
2 68 (12.50%) Windows
3 34 (6.25%) Unix
3 34 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 32 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.21%) Mac OS X
7 11 (2.02%) Android
8 10 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.47%) CentOS
9 8 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.10%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.10%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.92%) VMS
12 2 (0.37%) Solaris
12 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.18%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (26.65%) DevOps
3 129 (23.71%) Scrum
4 100 (18.38%) Migration
5 90 (16.54%) TDD
6 87 (15.99%) Kanban
7 86 (15.81%) Open Source
8 82 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (12.13%) Configuration Management
10 53 (9.74%) Software Engineering
11 47 (8.64%) Web Development
12 37 (6.80%) Continuous Delivery
13 33 (6.07%) BDD
14 31 (5.70%) E-Commerce
15 30 (5.51%) ITIL
16 29 (5.33%) Pair Programming
17 27 (4.96%) Service Design
18 23 (4.23%) High Availability
18 23 (4.23%) Performance Testing
19 22 (4.04%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 221 (40.63%) Java
2 140 (25.74%) JavaScript
3 115 (21.14%) SQL
4 92 (16.91%) Python
5 90 (16.54%) Ruby
6 57 (10.48%) PHP
7 50 (9.19%) C#
8 48 (8.82%) Bash Shell
9 46 (8.46%) PowerShell
10 32 (5.88%) Perl
11 21 (3.86%) C++
12 16 (2.94%) Go
13 10 (1.84%) C
14 6 (1.10%) Scala
15 5 (0.92%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.18%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.18%) COBOL
17 1 (0.18%) VB
17 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (7.35%) Degree
2 21 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.02%) MCSE
6 10 (1.84%) AWS Certification
7 8 (1.47%) CISSP
7 8 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (0.92%) ISEB
8 5 (0.92%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.92%) MCP
9 4 (0.74%) MCSA
9 4 (0.74%) SAP Certification
10 2 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.37%) CCNP
10 2 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.18%) CHECK Team Member
11 1 (0.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.23%) QA
2 19 (3.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (2.39%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.29%) SLA
5 6 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.74%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (6.43%) Active Directory
3 34 (6.25%) Docker
3 34 (6.25%) vSphere
4 24 (4.41%) Hyper-V
5 13 (2.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (2.02%) HDFS
7 10 (1.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 8 (1.47%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.29%) Apache Flume
9 7 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (1.10%) Xen
11 5 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.92%) XenApp
12 4 (0.74%) vCloud
13 3 (0.55%) KVM
14 2 (0.37%) Firmware
14 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 103 (18.93%) Puppet
2 70 (12.87%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (10.11%) Ansible
4 16 (2.94%) SCCM
5 14 (2.57%) SCOM
6 10 (1.84%) Ambari
6 10 (1.84%) Hadoop YARN
6 10 (1.84%) Oozie
7 8 (1.47%) Packer
7 8 (1.47%) Terraform
8 7 (1.29%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.74%) vRealize
11 3 (0.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 3 (0.55%) logstash
11 3 (0.55%) Nagios
11 3 (0.55%) Unicenter
12 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.37%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.37%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 79 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 65 (11.95%) VMware
3 42 (7.72%) Oracle
4 21 (3.86%) Cisco
5 20 (3.68%) HP
6 19 (3.49%) Red Hat
7 16 (2.94%) Talend
8 12 (2.21%) Rackspace
8 12 (2.21%) SAP
9 9 (1.65%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.47%) Teradata
11 7 (1.29%) Citrix
11 7 (1.29%) Hortonworks
12 6 (1.10%) F5
12 6 (1.10%) Google
13 5 (0.92%) Splunk
14 4 (0.74%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.74%) Barracuda Networks
14 4 (0.74%) Dell
14 4 (0.74%) Juniper
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