The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 194 223 244
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +21
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 48 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.072% 0.020%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.78% 3.03% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 5 2
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£375 £425 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £395 £454
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £189.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £189.00 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
+472.72% -
Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
270 198 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.01% 2.37% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 117 38
Average daily rate £375 £400 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 0
Average hourly rate £12.75 £33.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £33.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-47.72% +100.00%
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +16 14 £420 - 4
Hampshire -2 14 £388 -8.82% 3
West Sussex - 12 £220 -
Berkshire +2 6 £338 -10.00% 3
Oxfordshire - 1 £525 - 3
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS.

1 40 (64.52%) Web Services
2 28 (45.16%) Windows
2 28 (45.16%) Internet
3 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (38.71%) Amazon RDS
4 24 (38.71%) Linux
5 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (32.26%) Puppet
6 20 (32.26%) Scrum
6 20 (32.26%) VMware
7 19 (30.65%) DNS
7 19 (30.65%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (29.03%) SCCM
8 18 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
9 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
9 17 (27.42%) Red Hat
9 17 (27.42%) Apache
10 16 (25.81%) MS Exchange
10 16 (25.81%) Configuration Management
10 16 (25.81%) DHCP
10 16 (25.81%) IaaS
11 15 (24.19%) Office 365
11 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
12 14 (22.58%) ITIL
12 14 (22.58%) Open Source
12 14 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (20.97%) DevOps
14 12 (19.35%) Citrix

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (27.42%) Apache
2 16 (25.81%) MS Exchange
3 11 (17.74%) IIS
3 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
3 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (17.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
5 4 (6.45%) nginx
6 3 (4.84%) Apache Solr
6 3 (4.84%) Node.js
6 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.61%) Resin
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.61%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (30.65%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (25.81%) IaaS
4 15 (24.19%) Office 365
5 10 (16.13%) SaaS
6 5 (8.06%) PaaS
6 5 (8.06%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.61%) Route 53
7 1 (1.61%) Google Apps
7 1 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.16%) Internet
2 19 (30.65%) DNS
3 16 (25.81%) DHCP
4 11 (17.74%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (12.90%) Firewall
6 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.84%) SAN
8 2 (3.23%) VPN
8 2 (3.23%) LAN
8 2 (3.23%) WAN
8 2 (3.23%) Wireless
9 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.61%) Network Security
9 1 (1.61%) MPLS
9 1 (1.61%) VoIP
9 1 (1.61%) DMZ
9 1 (1.61%) IPv4
9 1 (1.61%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.71%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.45%) MySQL
5 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.45%) Big Data
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.52%) Cucumber
2 9 (14.52%) Maven
3 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.68%) FitNesse
4 6 (9.68%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.68%) JIRA
5 3 (4.84%) Selenium
5 3 (4.84%) RSpec
5 3 (4.84%) Mockito
5 3 (4.84%) Grunt
6 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.61%) JMeter
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
1 4 (6.45%) Billing
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Architect
2 12 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Software Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.68%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Network Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Network Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) Web Team Leader
10 2 (3.23%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (64.52%) Web Services
2 10 (16.13%) LINQ
2 10 (16.13%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) WCF
2 10 (16.13%) WPF
2 10 (16.13%) RESTful
3 9 (14.52%) J2EE
4 6 (9.68%) LAMP
4 6 (9.68%) PostGIS
5 5 (8.06%) JSON
6 3 (4.84%) Spring MVC
6 3 (4.84%) JTS
6 3 (4.84%) jQuery
6 3 (4.84%) JPA
6 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.84%) Spring
6 3 (4.84%) Ajax
6 3 (4.84%) CSS
7 2 (3.23%) Middleware
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Open Source
2 11 (17.74%) PKI
3 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.84%) Linked Data
5 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.61%) iPad
6 1 (1.61%) Firmware
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.16%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (38.71%) Linux
4 14 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (14.52%) CentOS
7 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (9.68%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.23%) UNIX
10 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.61%) Android
11 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Scrum
2 16 (25.81%) Configuration Management
3 14 (22.58%) ITIL
4 13 (20.97%) DevOps
5 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.90%) Content Management
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.45%) Identity Management
10 3 (4.84%) MVC
10 3 (4.84%) Migration
10 3 (4.84%) TDD
10 3 (4.84%) Kanban
10 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.84%) Web Development
10 3 (4.84%) Load Balancing
11 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (3.23%) Service Management
12 1 (1.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) Java
1 11 (17.74%) Python
2 10 (16.13%) C#
3 9 (14.52%) PHP
4 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) Perl
4 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) MCP
1 10 (16.13%) MCSE
1 10 (16.13%) MCSA
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.61%) CCIE
4 1 (1.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.13%) UAG
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.84%) VirtualBox
4 3 (4.84%) vCloud
5 2 (3.23%) Varnish
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.61%) vSphere
6 1 (1.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (32.26%) Puppet
2 18 (29.03%) SCCM
2 18 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.06%) Vagrant
4 4 (6.45%) Nagios
5 3 (4.84%) Cacti
6 2 (3.23%) Munin
6 2 (3.23%) WSUS
6 2 (3.23%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.23%) HAProxy
6 2 (3.23%) Ansible
6 2 (3.23%) Salt
7 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) VMware
2 17 (27.42%) Red Hat
2 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (19.35%) Citrix
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco
4 5 (8.06%) EMC
4 5 (8.06%) Google
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle
6 2 (3.23%) HP
6 2 (3.23%) Percona
6 2 (3.23%) Apple
7 1 (1.61%) McAfee
7 1 (1.61%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.61%) NETGEAR
7 1 (1.61%) Veeam
7 1 (1.61%) JBoss
7 1 (1.61%) Siebel
7 1 (1.61%) Nortel
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