The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Wales 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 37 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 18 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.21% 0.31% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.90% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-64.09% -
Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
41 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.32% 0.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Amazon AWS
Wales

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 18 £463 -
Amazon AWS
Wales

Amazon AWS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 19 (100.00%) Scala
2 17 (89.47%) CouchDB
2 17 (89.47%) BDD
2 17 (89.47%) Batik
2 17 (89.47%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (89.47%) Akka
2 17 (89.47%) Play Framework
2 17 (89.47%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 17 (89.47%) OO
2 17 (89.47%) SVG
2 17 (89.47%) Process Management
2 17 (89.47%) TDD
2 17 (89.47%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 17 (89.47%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Scala Developer
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) Batik
1 17 (89.47%) Akka
1 17 (89.47%) Play Framework
1 17 (89.47%) Web Services
1 17 (89.47%) SVG
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) BDD
1 17 (89.47%) OO
1 17 (89.47%) Process Management
1 17 (89.47%) TDD
1 17 (89.47%) Web Development
2 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Scala
2 17 (89.47%) Java