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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 56 108 102
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -6
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 95 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.27% 1.25% 1.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.99% 28.19% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 34 29
Median daily rate £450 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £600 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £189.50
% change year-on-year
-54.48% -79.41%
Amazon AWS
England

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
288 149 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.90% 4.44% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 106 89
Median daily rate £450 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £174 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Median hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £103.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.57% -83.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £10.75 £34.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.50 £172.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +32.35%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 24 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Bristol +16 50 £456 +21.66% 8
Gloucestershire +19 16 £394 -4.54% 6
Wiltshire +12 14 £444 +26.78% 2
Somerset - 7 £425 - 2
Devon - 1 - - 1
Dorset - 1 - - 5
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 West region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 73 (43.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (35.12%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (28.57%) Windows
3 48 (28.57%) DevOps
4 46 (27.38%) C#
5 44 (26.19%) Linux
6 41 (24.40%) MVC
7 40 (23.81%) .NET
8 38 (22.62%) SQL
8 38 (22.62%) SQL Server
9 37 (22.02%) JavaScript
10 33 (19.64%) Java
11 31 (18.45%) Finance
11 31 (18.45%) Security Cleared
12 30 (17.86%) TDD
12 30 (17.86%) VMware
12 30 (17.86%) ASP.NET
12 30 (17.86%) E-Commerce
13 29 (17.26%) Scrum
13 29 (17.26%) Amazon EC2
13 29 (17.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (17.26%) AngularJS
14 28 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 27 (16.07%) Web Services
16 26 (15.48%) Active Directory
16 26 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
16 26 (15.48%) Ansible
17 25 (14.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 24 (14.29%) Public Cloud
18 24 (14.29%) Hadoop

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 22 (13.10%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (8.93%) Mule
3 14 (8.33%) Apache
4 11 (6.55%) NServiceBus
5 10 (5.95%) Apache Spark
6 8 (4.76%) Mule ESB
7 6 (3.57%) IIS
7 6 (3.57%) K2 blackpearl
8 3 (1.79%) nginx
9 2 (1.19%) Confluence
9 2 (1.19%) Jetty
9 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.60%) GemFire
10 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.79%) MS Project
4 2 (1.19%) MS Office
4 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 14 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.19%) Magento
3 1 (0.60%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 73 (43.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (17.26%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (13.69%) Amazon S3
4 21 (12.50%) Office 365
5 12 (7.14%) GitHub
6 10 (5.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (4.76%) IaaS
8 8 (4.76%) PaaS
8 8 (4.76%) SaaS
9 3 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.60%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.69%) Firewall
2 15 (8.93%) Wireless
3 13 (7.74%) LAN
4 12 (7.14%) SSL
5 11 (6.55%) VPN
5 11 (6.55%) WAN
6 10 (5.95%) Cisco ISE
6 10 (5.95%) DNS
6 10 (5.95%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (5.36%) Network Security
8 7 (4.17%) DSL
8 7 (4.17%) Internet
8 7 (4.17%) LDAP
8 7 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (3.57%) FCAPS
10 5 (2.98%) SAN
10 5 (2.98%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.38%) HTTPS
11 4 (2.38%) TCP/IP
12 3 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 22 (13.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 19 (11.31%) NoSQL
5 14 (8.33%) MySQL
6 12 (7.14%) Big Data
7 8 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.76%) HBase
7 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (4.17%) CouchDB
8 7 (4.17%) Neo4j
8 7 (4.17%) Parquet
8 7 (4.17%) Redis
9 6 (3.57%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.98%) RavenDB
11 3 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (11.31%) TeamCity
2 17 (10.12%) Octopus Deploy
3 16 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.95%) Maven
5 7 (4.17%) Subversion
6 6 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.57%) SpecFlow
6 6 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.98%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.79%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.79%) JIRA
9 3 (1.79%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.79%) NuGet
9 3 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (1.79%) Travis CI
9 3 (1.79%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.60%) JMeter
10 1 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 31 (18.45%) Finance
2 18 (10.71%) Marketing
3 14 (8.33%) Electronics
3 14 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 14 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.38%) Advertising
5 3 (1.79%) Automotive
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (30.95%) Developer
2 39 (23.21%) Architect
3 24 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 17 (10.12%) Analyst
5 16 (9.52%) AWS Developer
6 15 (8.93%) AWS Engineer
6 15 (8.93%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (7.74%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (7.74%) Cloud Architect
9 12 (7.14%) Java Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Architect
11 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (5.95%) Security Analyst
12 9 (5.36%) Integration Developer
13 8 (4.76%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
14 7 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.81%) .NET
2 30 (17.86%) ASP.NET
3 29 (17.26%) AngularJS
3 29 (17.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (16.07%) Web Services
5 25 (14.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (11.31%) HTML
7 18 (10.71%) CSS
8 14 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
8 14 (8.33%) REST
8 14 (8.33%) Spring
8 14 (8.33%) XML
9 13 (7.74%) Hibernate
9 13 (7.74%) SOAP
10 12 (7.14%) Node.js
11 10 (5.95%) Apache Camel
11 10 (5.95%) Ember.js
11 10 (5.95%) JPA
11 10 (5.95%) JSON
11 10 (5.95%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 20 (11.90%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.74%) User Experience
4 12 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.95%) Blog
5 10 (5.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (4.76%) PKI
7 7 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (4.17%) Private Cloud
8 6 (3.57%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.38%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.38%) Physics
10 3 (1.79%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.79%) iPhone
11 2 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.19%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.60%) CESG
12 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 48 (28.57%) Windows
2 44 (26.19%) Linux
3 10 (5.95%) Windows Server
3 10 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (4.76%) Mesosphere
5 6 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.79%) Android
7 3 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.79%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (35.12%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.57%) DevOps
3 41 (24.40%) MVC
4 30 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 30 (17.86%) TDD
5 29 (17.26%) Scrum
6 22 (13.10%) High Availability
7 21 (12.50%) BDD
8 19 (11.31%) SIEM
8 19 (11.31%) TOGAF
9 18 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (10.71%) Kanban
10 16 (9.52%) Microservices
11 14 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
11 14 (8.33%) Programme Management
11 14 (8.33%) Security Architecture
12 13 (7.74%) Automated Testing
12 13 (7.74%) ITIL
13 11 (6.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (27.38%) C#
2 38 (22.62%) SQL
3 37 (22.02%) JavaScript
4 33 (19.64%) Java
5 19 (11.31%) Ruby
5 19 (11.31%) Scala
6 11 (6.55%) C
7 10 (5.95%) C++
8 8 (4.76%) TypeScript
9 7 (4.17%) PHP
10 6 (3.57%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.98%) Python
12 3 (1.79%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.60%) Go
14 1 (0.60%) Perl
14 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 20 (11.90%) CISSP
3 18 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.36%) Degree
4 9 (5.36%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.98%) ISSAP
6 3 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.79%) CCNA
6 3 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.19%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.12%) QA
2 10 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.95%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.93%) Docker
4 5 (2.98%) vSphere
5 3 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.19%) Postfix
6 2 (1.19%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.19%) XenServer
7 1 (0.60%) LXC
7 1 (0.60%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (15.48%) Ansible
1 26 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (11.31%) Puppet
3 13 (7.74%) SCCM
4 10 (5.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 10 (5.95%) Kubernetes
5 7 (4.17%) ZABBIX
6 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.19%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.19%) Salt
7 2 (1.19%) Terraform
8 1 (0.60%) Icinga
8 1 (0.60%) Mesos
8 1 (0.60%) Oozie
8 1 (0.60%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (17.86%) VMware
2 28 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.52%) Cisco
4 14 (8.33%) SAP
5 11 (6.55%) Google
6 10 (5.95%) ArcSight
6 10 (5.95%) Cyber-Ark
6 10 (5.95%) Forcepoint
7 6 (3.57%) Nokia
8 5 (2.98%) Citrix
8 5 (2.98%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.79%) Oracle
9 3 (1.79%) Talend
10 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.60%) Apprenda
11 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.60%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.60%) IBM
11 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.60%) Veeam
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