The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 17 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.91% - 4.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% - 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £513 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £425 £428
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Cloud Services Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
9 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 8.74% 4.95% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £513 £411 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.62% -8.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £412
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +172.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Watford region.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (53.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 6 (46.15%) Product Management
2 6 (46.15%) F5
2 6 (46.15%) IPsec
2 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 6 (46.15%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (38.46%) VCE vBlock
3 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (38.46%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) Ansible
5 3 (23.08%) Puppet
5 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Security
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) CloudFront
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (46.15%) IPsec
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Network Architect
3 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) CRM Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
3 5 (38.46%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Product Management
1 6 (46.15%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (38.46%) Converged Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Data Security
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) F5
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) JDA
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto