The table below looks at the statistics for Route 53 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Route 53 over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Route 53
Rank 576 569 519
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -50
Contract jobs citing Route 53 18 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.056% 0.082%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.65% 1.70% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 35
Average daily rate
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£415 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £421 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2750 1826 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.94% 3.31% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1734 1146 705
Average daily rate £418 £418 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £334
% change year-on-year
- +19.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 34 21
Average hourly rate £26.66 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.56% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £52.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £16.53
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -15.30%

Route 53
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Route 53 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Route 53
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Route 53 within the UK.

Route 53 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Route 53
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Route 53 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Route 53 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Route 53
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Route 53 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
England -12 18 £415 +5.39% 5
North West -35 11 £425 +9.67% 2
Cheshire -23 10 £425 +9.67%
Chester -9 8 £425 +13.33%
London +7 3 £425 +3.03% 3
Leeds - 3 £413 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £413 -
Yorkshire - 3 £413 -
Manchester -13 1 - - 2
City of London - 1 £450 -
South West - 1 £400 -
Bristol - 1 £400 -

Route 53
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Route 53 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 Route 53.

1 30 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (76.67%) Puppet
4 22 (73.33%) Amazon S3
4 22 (73.33%) DevOps
5 21 (70.00%) Amazon ELB
6 17 (56.67%) Jenkins
7 16 (53.33%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (46.67%) CentOS
8 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
9 13 (43.33%) Web Services
9 13 (43.33%) Vagrant
9 13 (43.33%) Hudson
10 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (36.67%) Linux
11 11 (36.67%) Auto-Scaling
12 10 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
13 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
14 8 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (26.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
15 7 (23.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (23.33%) Maven
15 7 (23.33%) Python
15 7 (23.33%) Apache
15 7 (23.33%) SaaS
16 6 (20.00%) QA
16 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
16 6 (20.00%) Windows

Route 53
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Route 53 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 Route 53. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.33%) nginx
4 3 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.33%) Jetty
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.33%) Node.js
5 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 30 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (73.33%) Amazon S3
4 21 (70.00%) Amazon ELB
5 10 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (26.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (23.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (23.33%) SaaS
8 4 (13.33%) PaaS
8 4 (13.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (6.67%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (3.33%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) DHCP
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) Internet
3 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) HTTP
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (20.00%) MySQL
3 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.67%) Redis
4 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) Big Data
5 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
5 2 (6.67%) SimpleDB
5 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (3.33%) Azkaban
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (43.33%) Hudson
3 7 (23.33%) Maven
4 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.67%) Gerrit
5 2 (6.67%) Gradle
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) Grunt
6 1 (3.33%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) AWS Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) LAMP
2 2 (6.67%) POSIX
3 1 (3.33%) Servlets
3 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Xbox
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) CentOS
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX
4 3 (10.00%) Debian
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) SUSE
5 1 (3.33%) Fedora
5 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) DevOps
2 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (36.67%) Auto-Scaling
4 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.00%) Kanban
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Network Design
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Service Management
8 1 (3.33%) Microservices
8 1 (3.33%) JVM Tuning
8 1 (3.33%) Anomaly Detection
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Python
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.33%) Perl
5 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) R
7 1 (3.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (76.67%) Puppet
2 13 (43.33%) Vagrant
3 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (10.00%) Salt
4 3 (10.00%) HAProxy
4 3 (10.00%) Ansible
5 1 (3.33%) Graphite
5 1 (3.33%) logstash
5 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) RightScale
3 2 (6.67%) hybris
4 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Netezza
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau
4 1 (3.33%) Percona
4 1 (3.33%) Vertica
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day then £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago