The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 123 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 19 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.16% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.79% 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £394 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon AWS
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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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
96 46 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.09% 1.88% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 27 19
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £605 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -11.66%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Amazon AWS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the South West region.

Amazon AWS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Bristol - 12 £438 - 2
Devon - - - - 1
Dorset - - - - 2
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 22 (61.11%) Web Services
3 17 (47.22%) Java
3 17 (47.22%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 15 (41.67%) Ruby
5 14 (38.89%) DevOps
5 14 (38.89%) Puppet
6 13 (36.11%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (36.11%) PHP
7 12 (33.33%) Finance
8 11 (30.56%) Python
8 11 (30.56%) CentOS
9 10 (27.78%) Marketing
9 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.78%) Windows
9 10 (27.78%) SAP
9 10 (27.78%) Scrum
9 10 (27.78%) Firewall
10 9 (25.00%) MySQL
10 9 (25.00%) Amazon S3
11 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (22.22%) Programme Management
11 8 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
11 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (22.22%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) nginx
4 2 (5.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (13.89%) SaaS
4 4 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.78%) PaaS
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) Internet
3 5 (13.89%) VPN
4 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) WAN
6 2 (5.56%) DHCP
6 2 (5.56%) FTP
6 2 (5.56%) LDAP
6 2 (5.56%) DNS
6 2 (5.56%) SAN
6 2 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.89%) Maven
4 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 3 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Marketing
3 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 8 (22.22%) Electronics
3 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Web Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) Web Services
2 7 (19.44%) LAMP
2 7 (19.44%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) jQuery
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) Servlets
4 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) XML
4 3 (8.33%) HTML5
4 3 (8.33%) REST
4 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (5.56%) JPA
5 2 (5.56%) Java EE
5 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.56%) .NET
6 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.78%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) DTV
2 6 (16.67%) Open Source
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.56%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) CentOS
3 10 (27.78%) Windows
4 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) Fedora
6 5 (13.89%) Amazon Linux
7 3 (8.33%) UNIX
8 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (5.56%) Android
8 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) DevOps
2 10 (27.78%) Scrum
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.89%) TDD
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.56%) Software Licensing
7 2 (5.56%) Kanban
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) ERP
8 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) Ruby
3 13 (36.11%) PHP
4 11 (30.56%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) PHP5
5 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
6 4 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.33%) Golang
8 2 (5.56%) C#
9 1 (2.78%) Groovy
9 1 (2.78%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) XenApp
2 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.56%) Kerio MailServer
2 2 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (47.22%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (38.89%) Puppet
3 5 (13.89%) Ansible
3 5 (13.89%) Nagios
4 3 (8.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 10 (27.78%) SAP
3 6 (16.67%) VMware
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.33%) Apple
5 3 (8.33%) Percona
6 2 (5.56%) NEC
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) AppSense
6 2 (5.56%) Mitel
6 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
6 2 (5.56%) ProCurve
6 2 (5.56%) Infor
6 2 (5.56%) Kerio
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
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