Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 78 91
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 +5
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 25 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.95% 1.38% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.45% 18.37% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 8
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £406 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +6.56% +27.08%
10th Percentile £363 £317 £295
90th Percentile £483 £497 £495
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 152 98 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 11.86% 7.50% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 52 17
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +10.17% -15.71%
10th Percentile £302 £178 £203
90th Percentile £488 £486 £495
Scotland median daily rate £400 £382 £369
% change year-on-year +4.85% +3.46% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.49 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.50% - -9.68%
Scotland median hourly rate £14.49 £36.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -59.75% +157.14% -16.42%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Glasgow

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Glasgow

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (52.00%) Web Services
3 13 (52.00%) Ruby
4 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (44.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (44.00%) Maven
5 11 (44.00%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (44.00%) Amazon S3
6 10 (40.00%) TDD
6 10 (40.00%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 9 (36.00%) Scrum
7 9 (36.00%) Kanban
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (20.00%) DevOps
9 4 (16.00%) React
9 4 (16.00%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (16.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
9 4 (16.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 4 (16.00%) Ansible
9 4 (16.00%) Docker
9 4 (16.00%) Business Transformation
9 4 (16.00%) Sass
9 4 (16.00%) LESS
9 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.00%) HTML
9 4 (16.00%) CSS

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon S3
2 10 (40.00%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (12.00%) PaaS
5 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (8.00%) OpenShift
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 2 (8.00%) SaaS
6 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (4.00%) IaaS
6 1 (4.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (44.00%) Maven
3 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.00%) Gradle
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.00%) GitLab
5 1 (4.00%) GoCD
5 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (40.00%) AWS Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Technology Architect
7 1 (4.00%) AWS Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) Ajax
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
2 4 (16.00%) J2EE
2 4 (16.00%) LESS
2 4 (16.00%) React
2 4 (16.00%) RESTful
2 4 (16.00%) Sass
3 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (4.00%) JPA
4 1 (4.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (40.00%) TDD
4 9 (36.00%) Kanban
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) BDD
6 4 (16.00%) Business Transformation
6 4 (16.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 4 (16.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 4 (16.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) SOA
9 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
9 1 (4.00%) Migration
9 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) Ruby
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.00%) Ansible
2 4 (16.00%) Puppet
3 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (8.00%) Packer
5 1 (4.00%) Cobbler
5 1 (4.00%) Graphite
5 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (4.00%) Icinga
5 1 (4.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Apigee
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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