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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 33 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 18 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.78% - 2.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.30% - 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 18
Median daily rate £450 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -4.87%
Amazon AWS
Wales

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
47 21 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.87% 3.65% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 35
Median daily rate £438 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £26.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +73.33%

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
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 27 June 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
Cardiff - 16 £450 - 3
Newport - 2 - - 2
Amazon AWS
Wales

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 17 (89.47%) Ansible
1 17 (89.47%) DevOps
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (78.95%) Amazon S3
3 15 (78.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 15 (78.95%) Terraform
4 14 (73.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 14 (73.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 14 (73.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 14 (73.68%) Amazon ELB
5 11 (57.89%) Fluentd
5 11 (57.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (57.89%) Route 53
5 11 (57.89%) Perl
5 11 (57.89%) Migration
6 10 (52.63%) Mesos
7 9 (47.37%) Kafka
7 9 (47.37%) Marathon
7 9 (47.37%) MySQL
8 8 (42.11%) Linux
8 8 (42.11%) Piwik
9 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
9 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
9 7 (36.84%) VMware
10 5 (26.32%) DHCP
10 5 (26.32%) .NET
10 5 (26.32%) Java
10 5 (26.32%) HTTP
10 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP

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 3 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) IIS
1 3 (15.79%) Jetty
1 3 (15.79%) nginx
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 16 (84.21%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (78.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 15 (78.95%) Amazon S3
3 14 (73.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 14 (73.68%) Amazon ELB
3 14 (73.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 11 (57.89%) Route 53
5 5 (26.32%) Google App Engine
5 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (5.26%) GitHub
7 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DHCP
1 5 (26.32%) DNS
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
1 5 (26.32%) SSL
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) FTP
2 3 (15.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (47.37%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Travis CI
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Kafka
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 3 (15.79%) LAMP
3 3 (15.79%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (15.79%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) CESG
1 1 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) DevOps
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Migration
4 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Perl
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.26%) CISSP
1 1 (5.26%) CLAS
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Xen
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) Ansible
2 15 (78.95%) Terraform
3 11 (57.89%) Fluentd
4 10 (52.63%) Mesos
5 9 (47.37%) Marathon
6 8 (42.11%) Piwik
7 5 (26.32%) Puppet
8 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Google
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) New Relic
4 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago