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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Route 53
Rank 587 553 491
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -62
Contract jobs citing Route 53 20 29 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.055% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.70% 1.50% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 51
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 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £400 £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
2876 1937 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 5.31% 3.68% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1841 1226 686
Average daily rate £413 £418 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +24.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 36 33
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -29.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £9.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.92%

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 22 May 2015.

Route 53 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Route 53
Top 11 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 22 May 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 -33 20 £415 +7.09% 11
Cheshire -24 12 £425 +9.67% 3
North West -34 12 £425 +9.67% 5
Chester -10 9 £425 +13.33% 2
Leeds - 6 £415 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £415 -
Yorkshire - 6 £415 -
City of London - 1 £450 - 2
London - 1 £450 - 5
South West - 1 £400 -
Bristol - 1 £400 -

Route 53
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (93.75%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (87.50%) Amazon S3
3 28 (87.50%) Puppet
3 28 (87.50%) DevOps
4 20 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 20 (62.50%) Amazon ELB
5 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 16 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
7 15 (46.88%) Vagrant
7 15 (46.88%) Hudson
7 15 (46.88%) CentOS
8 14 (43.75%) Configuration Management
8 14 (43.75%) Web Services
9 12 (37.50%) Linux
9 12 (37.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 11 (34.38%) Python
10 11 (34.38%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (31.25%) Apache
11 10 (31.25%) Windows
12 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
12 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
12 9 (28.13%) MySQL
12 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
12 9 (28.13%) Redis
12 9 (28.13%) Auto-Scaling
13 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 8 (25.00%) nginx

Route 53
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (31.25%) Apache
2 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
3 8 (25.00%) nginx
4 3 (9.38%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.13%) Jetty
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.13%) Node.js
5 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 32 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (93.75%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (87.50%) Amazon S3
4 20 (62.50%) Amazon ELB
5 12 (37.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (18.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (15.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (15.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (12.50%) SaaS
8 4 (12.50%) PaaS
8 4 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (6.25%) Amazon Glacier
9 2 (6.25%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (3.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (21.88%) Internet
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 6 (18.75%) DHCP
2 6 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (28.13%) MySQL
2 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
2 9 (28.13%) Redis
3 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
4 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 6 (18.75%) Couchbase
4 6 (18.75%) SimpleDB
4 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 4 (12.50%) Big Data
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (3.13%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 15 (46.88%) Hudson
3 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.00%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) Gradle
4 2 (6.25%) Gerrit
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (6.25%) Grunt
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Web Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) POSIX
3 2 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Open Source
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Xbox
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) CentOS
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Windows
4 7 (21.88%) UNIX
5 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.25%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) Fedora
7 1 (3.13%) SUSE
7 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) DevOps
2 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
4 9 (28.13%) Auto-Scaling
5 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Security Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
5 7 (21.88%) Kanban
6 6 (18.75%) TDD
6 6 (18.75%) Network Design
6 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.75%) Service Management
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
9 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.13%) Information Security
10 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
10 1 (3.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) Perl
6 3 (9.38%) Ruby
6 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Go
7 1 (3.13%) R
7 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (87.50%) Puppet
2 15 (46.88%) Vagrant
3 11 (34.38%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (21.88%) Salt
4 7 (21.88%) HAProxy
5 6 (18.75%) Ansible
6 1 (3.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) hybris
4 3 (9.38%) RightScale
5 1 (3.13%) Netezza
5 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.13%) Tableau
5 1 (3.13%) Percona
5 1 (3.13%) Vertica
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