The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 West 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 101 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 40 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.31% 0.33% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.25% 26.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £190.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £189.50 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
+474.24% -
Cloud Services Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
128 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.19% 1.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 14 2
Average daily rate £375 £338 £199
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +69.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £103.50 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% +125.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +137.03%
Amazon AWS
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 21 £450 - 1
Gloucestershire -14 8 £375 +15.38% 2
Somerset - 5 £300 -
Devon - 2 £400 -
Dorset - - - -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 58 (82.86%) Web Services
2 37 (52.86%) Java
3 35 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (48.57%) TDD
5 31 (44.29%) OO
6 29 (41.43%) SVG
6 29 (41.43%) Process Management
6 29 (41.43%) Web Development
6 29 (41.43%) Batik
6 29 (41.43%) Scala
6 29 (41.43%) CouchDB
6 29 (41.43%) BDD
6 29 (41.43%) Akka
6 29 (41.43%) Play Framework
7 16 (22.86%) PHP
7 16 (22.86%) MySQL
8 15 (21.43%) Linux
8 15 (21.43%) Python
8 15 (21.43%) Ruby
8 15 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (20.00%) LAMP
10 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
10 13 (18.57%) CentOS
11 11 (15.71%) Finance
11 11 (15.71%) Windows
11 11 (15.71%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (15.71%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (14.29%) DevOps
12 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 8 (11.43%) Apache
1 8 (11.43%) nginx
2 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.71%) Mule
4 3 (4.29%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.29%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 5 (7.14%) SaaS
5 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.43%) Google Apps
6 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 10 (14.29%) VPN
1 10 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (7.14%) WAN
3 4 (5.71%) LAN
3 4 (5.71%) IPv4
3 4 (5.71%) IPv6
4 1 (1.43%) SAN
4 1 (1.43%) VoIP
4 1 (1.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (41.43%) CouchDB
2 16 (22.86%) MySQL
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) JUnit
1 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Marketing
3 8 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.43%) Electronics
3 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) Architect
3 17 (24.29%) Scala Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Java Architect
5 9 (12.86%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Junior
7 4 (5.71%) Junior Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Citrix Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Junior Java Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Automated Tester
8 3 (4.29%) Digital Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Tester
9 2 (2.86%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.43%) Storage Architect
10 1 (1.43%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (82.86%) Web Services
2 29 (41.43%) SVG
2 29 (41.43%) Batik
2 29 (41.43%) Akka
2 29 (41.43%) Play Framework
3 14 (20.00%) LAMP
4 8 (11.43%) CSS
5 7 (10.00%) jQuery
6 6 (8.57%) HTML
7 5 (7.14%) .NET
7 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.14%) Servlets
7 5 (7.14%) Spring
8 4 (5.71%) HTML5
8 4 (5.71%) REST
9 3 (4.29%) WebSockets
9 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.29%) Symfony
9 3 (4.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) iPad
2 8 (11.43%) DTV
2 8 (11.43%) Open Source
3 6 (8.57%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Linux
2 13 (18.57%) CentOS
3 11 (15.71%) Windows
4 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.86%) UNIX
6 5 (7.14%) Fedora
7 3 (4.29%) Android
7 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (48.57%) TDD
2 31 (44.29%) OO
3 29 (41.43%) Process Management
3 29 (41.43%) Web Development
3 29 (41.43%) BDD
4 11 (15.71%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (15.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (14.29%) DevOps
5 10 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.86%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (11.43%) Load Balancing
7 8 (11.43%) Programme Management
8 7 (10.00%) Scrum
9 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.14%) MVC
10 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.71%) Pair Programming
12 3 (4.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) Java
2 29 (41.43%) Scala
3 16 (22.86%) PHP
4 15 (21.43%) Python
4 15 (21.43%) Ruby
5 7 (10.00%) PHP5
6 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.71%) SQL
8 2 (2.86%) C++
9 1 (1.43%) C#
9 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) ISEB
1 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (8.57%) XenApp
1 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
1 6 (8.57%) vSphere
2 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) Puppet
1 10 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (11.43%) Nagios
2 8 (11.43%) Cacti
3 4 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (5.71%) WSUS
4 2 (2.86%) Ansible
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.43%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
2 10 (14.29%) Apple
2 10 (14.29%) Citrix
3 8 (11.43%) SAP
3 8 (11.43%) Percona
4 7 (10.00%) VMware
5 6 (8.57%) AppSense
5 6 (8.57%) Google
6 4 (5.71%) JBoss
6 4 (5.71%) Facebook
6 4 (5.71%) Twitter
6 4 (5.71%) McAfee
7 3 (4.29%) TIBCO
7 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle
8 1 (1.43%) Zend
8 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
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