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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Route 53
Rank 633 628 590
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -38
Contract jobs citing Route 53 31 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.033% 0.059%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.65% 0.65% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 14
Average daily rate £488 £415 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £459 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £415 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +7.09%
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
4774 2912 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.54% 5.13% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3277 1844 1220
Average daily rate £450 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 105 34
Average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +61.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £14.80 £9.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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 1 May 2016.

Route 53 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Route 53
Top 10 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 1 May 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
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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
England +8 31 £488 +17.46% 10
London 0 23 £475 +11.76% 8
East of England - 6 £488 - 1
Cambridge - 6 £488 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £488 - 1
City of London +45 2 £500 +11.11% 2
Staines - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -
Chiswick - 1 £565 -

Route 53
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 53 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (81.13%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (79.25%) Amazon RDS
4 38 (71.70%) Amazon S3
5 33 (62.26%) Linux
6 32 (60.38%) DevOps
7 28 (52.83%) Java
8 24 (45.28%) Puppet
9 22 (41.51%) Amazon ELB
9 22 (41.51%) AWS CloudFormation
10 20 (37.74%) Amazon SQS
10 20 (37.74%) Python
11 19 (35.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 18 (33.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 18 (33.96%) CloudFront
12 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (32.08%) Web Services
13 17 (32.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 16 (30.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 15 (28.30%) MySQL
15 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
16 13 (24.53%) Ruby
16 13 (24.53%) C#
16 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
17 12 (22.64%) Firewall
17 12 (22.64%) RESTful
17 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (20.75%) SOA
18 11 (20.75%) Ansible
19 10 (18.87%) Vagrant

Route 53
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 9 (16.98%) Node.js
2 8 (15.09%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (9.43%) Apache
4 4 (7.55%) nginx
5 2 (3.77%) Drupal
5 2 (3.77%) Jetty
5 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 53 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (81.13%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (71.70%) Amazon S3
4 22 (41.51%) Amazon ELB
4 22 (41.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (37.74%) Amazon SQS
6 19 (35.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 18 (33.96%) CloudFront
7 18 (33.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 17 (32.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (11.32%) IaaS
10 5 (9.43%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (7.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (7.55%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (7.55%) PaaS
12 3 (5.66%) Amazon Glacier
13 2 (3.77%) SaaS
14 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) Firewall
2 8 (15.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (13.21%) DNS
4 3 (5.66%) Internet
4 3 (5.66%) VPN
5 2 (3.77%) DHCP
5 2 (3.77%) HTTP
6 1 (1.89%) Intranet
6 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (79.25%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (30.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (28.30%) MySQL
3 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
4 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
4 10 (18.87%) Redis
5 6 (11.32%) Big Data
5 6 (11.32%) MarkLogic
5 6 (11.32%) Neo4j
6 3 (5.66%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
1 10 (18.87%) Vagrant
2 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.21%) Subversion
3 6 (11.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (11.32%) Selenium
4 5 (9.43%) Hudson
5 4 (7.55%) GitLab
6 3 (5.66%) Maven
7 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.77%) JIRA
7 2 (3.77%) JUnit
8 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.55%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Architect
5 7 (13.21%) AWS Architect
6 6 (11.32%) AWS Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Administrator
7 5 (9.43%) Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (7.55%) AWS Administrator
8 4 (7.55%) Azure Architect
8 4 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (7.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.55%) Platform Architect
8 4 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (5.66%) DevOps Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 3 (5.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) Web Services
2 12 (22.64%) RESTful
3 9 (16.98%) .NET
4 8 (15.09%) ELK Stack
5 7 (13.21%) J2EE
6 5 (9.43%) LAMP
7 4 (7.55%) CSS
7 4 (7.55%) HTML
7 4 (7.55%) JSON
7 4 (7.55%) SOAP
8 3 (5.66%) HTML5
8 3 (5.66%) Java EE
8 3 (5.66%) jQuery
9 2 (3.77%) CSS3
9 2 (3.77%) LESS
9 2 (3.77%) Sass
9 2 (3.77%) Servlets
9 2 (3.77%) Symfony
9 2 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) User Experience
2 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.66%) Replication
2 3 (5.66%) Telematics
3 2 (3.77%) Fintech
3 2 (3.77%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Linux
2 9 (16.98%) Android
2 9 (16.98%) Apple iOS
3 7 (13.21%) Windows
4 6 (11.32%) CentOS
5 2 (3.77%) Unix
6 1 (1.89%) Debian
6 1 (1.89%) Fedora
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) DevOps
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (20.75%) SOA
5 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
5 9 (16.98%) SDLC
6 8 (15.09%) Project Management
6 8 (15.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (13.21%) High Availability
7 7 (13.21%) Validation
8 4 (7.55%) Auto-Scaling
8 4 (7.55%) Mobile Development
8 4 (7.55%) Open Source
9 3 (5.66%) Android Development
9 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.66%) iOS Development
9 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.66%) Migration
9 3 (5.66%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) Python
3 13 (24.53%) C#
3 13 (24.53%) Ruby
4 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.32%) SQL
6 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.66%) PHP
8 2 (3.77%) Perl
8 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.89%) C
9 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (45.28%) Puppet
2 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (20.75%) Ansible
4 8 (15.09%) Kibana
4 8 (15.09%) logstash
5 6 (11.32%) Packer
6 3 (5.66%) Nagios
7 2 (3.77%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) CA
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.77%) Akamai
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) RightScale
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