The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 30 65 47
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 23 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.37% 1.03% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 67.65% 37.50% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 3
Median daily rate £444 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% +31.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £429 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.78% +7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
34 16 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.46% 2.76% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 21
Median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.25%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon AWS across the South Wales region.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cardiff - 18 £438 - 7
Amazon AWS
Wales

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 31 (51.67%) Linux
1 31 (51.67%) Ansible
2 29 (48.33%) Java
2 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (43.33%) Web Services
4 25 (41.67%) DevOps
5 24 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 24 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
7 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
7 19 (31.67%) Open Source
8 17 (28.33%) Python
8 17 (28.33%) Terraform
9 16 (26.67%) Configuration Management
10 15 (25.00%) Puppet
11 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 11 (18.33%) Finance
12 11 (18.33%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (18.33%) Domain-Driven Design
13 10 (16.67%) REST
14 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
14 9 (15.00%) SAP
14 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
15 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
16 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
16 7 (11.67%) Amazon EC2
16 7 (11.67%) Amazon S3

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (10.00%) Apache
2 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.00%) IIS
3 3 (5.00%) Jetty
3 3 (5.00%) Mongrel
3 3 (5.00%) nginx
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Pig
4 2 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.67%) Confluence
5 1 (1.67%) Luigi
5 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (11.67%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (11.67%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.00%) Google App Engine
4 3 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.67%) Heroku
6 1 (1.67%) Route 53
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) HTTP
2 5 (8.33%) SSL
2 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.67%) DSL
4 3 (5.00%) DHCP
4 3 (5.00%) DNS
4 3 (5.00%) FTP
4 3 (5.00%) IPsec
5 1 (1.67%) Internet
5 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (3.33%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.33%) Big Data
7 2 (3.33%) HBase
7 2 (3.33%) MySQL
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.67%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.67%) QlikView
8 1 (1.67%) Redis
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.67%) Travis CI
4 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.33%) Maven
5 2 (3.33%) Selenium
6 1 (1.67%) Ant
6 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.67%) Gradle
6 1 (1.67%) Hudson
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Electronics
2 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
2 7 (11.67%) Marketing
2 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.33%) AWS Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Cloud Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Applications Developer
5 7 (11.67%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Python Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Security Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) Web Services
2 10 (16.67%) REST
3 5 (8.33%) .NET
3 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.33%) RESTful
3 5 (8.33%) Spring
4 4 (6.67%) Django
4 4 (6.67%) J2EE
5 3 (5.00%) Node.js
5 3 (5.00%) Servlets
6 2 (3.33%) CSS
6 2 (3.33%) CSS3
6 2 (3.33%) Flask
6 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.33%) HTML
6 2 (3.33%) HTML5
6 2 (3.33%) jQuery
6 2 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (3.33%) Play Framework
6 2 (3.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) iPad
3 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Debian
4 3 (5.00%) CentOS
4 3 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.33%) Windows
6 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) DevOps
3 24 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (31.67%) Open Source
5 16 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 11 (18.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (11.67%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (11.67%) Programme Management
9 7 (11.67%) TDD
10 6 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (10.00%) OWASP
10 6 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (10.00%) Security Architecture
10 6 (10.00%) Social Engineering
10 6 (10.00%) Software Delivery
10 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.00%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) Java
2 17 (28.33%) Python
3 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) SQL
5 3 (5.00%) Scala
6 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) C#
7 1 (1.67%) Go
7 1 (1.67%) Groovy
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) Ruby
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) CEH
3 6 (10.00%) CISSP
3 6 (10.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.67%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Docker
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) Xen
3 1 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.67%) HDFS
3 1 (1.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 31 (51.67%) Ansible
2 17 (28.33%) Terraform
3 15 (25.00%) Puppet
4 6 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (10.00%) Rundeck
5 4 (6.67%) Marathon
5 4 (6.67%) Mesos
6 2 (3.33%) Consul
7 1 (1.67%) Fluentd
7 1 (1.67%) Grafana
7 1 (1.67%) Kibana
7 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.67%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) SAP
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.67%) VMware
4 3 (5.00%) Google
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.33%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.33%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.33%) Teradata
6 1 (1.67%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.67%) Cognos
6 1 (1.67%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.67%) Informatica
6 1 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.67%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.67%) ParAccel
6 1 (1.67%) Sybase
6 1 (1.67%) Tableau
6 1 (1.67%) Talend
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