The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 3 months to 22 June 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 70 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 -  
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 19 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.78% 1.07% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.30% 22.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
Median daily rate £414 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £453 £413
% change year-on-year -0.55% +9.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 46 35 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 9.15% 4.68% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 11
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +70.58% -36.44%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in West Sussex

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in West Sussex

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in West Sussex over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in West Sussex

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +11 10 £388 -13.88% 2
Worthing +21 4 - - 2
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (42.86%) Migration
3 10 (35.71%) Degree
4 9 (32.14%) Data Migration
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (21.43%) CISSP
6 6 (21.43%) ETL
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
6 6 (21.43%) COBIT
6 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (17.86%) Vagrant
7 5 (17.86%) QA
7 5 (17.86%) Data Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) Content Management
7 5 (17.86%) Maximo
7 5 (17.86%) OpenText
7 5 (17.86%) CISM
7 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
7 5 (17.86%) Documentum
7 5 (17.86%) IBM
7 5 (17.86%) Web Services
7 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
7 5 (17.86%) SDLC
8 4 (14.29%) Data Privacy
8 4 (14.29%) Coaching
8 4 (14.29%) SANS
8 4 (14.29%) GDPR

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (17.86%) Documentum
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) PaaS
3 2 (7.14%) Boomi
3 2 (7.14%) IaaS
3 2 (7.14%) iPaaS
3 2 (7.14%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Big Data
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Vagrant
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Data Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Lead
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Server Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Core
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) React
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) XSD
2 1 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) Data Structures
4 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) CMDB
5 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) CentOS
1 2 (7.14%) Debian
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Migration
2 9 (32.14%) Data Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
3 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (21.43%) ETL
4 5 (17.86%) Content Management
4 5 (17.86%) Data Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) Coaching
5 4 (14.29%) Data Privacy
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) UML
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Line Management
6 3 (10.71%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 2 (7.14%) Perl
1 2 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) CISSP
3 5 (17.86%) CISM
4 4 (14.29%) SANS
4 4 (14.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) COBIT
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (17.86%) QA
3 4 (14.29%) GDPR
4 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.57%) PMO
4 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) iptables
2 2 (7.14%) KVM
2 2 (7.14%) LXC
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) IBM
2 5 (17.86%) OpenText
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) SAP
5 2 (7.14%) Ariba
5 2 (7.14%) Concur
5 2 (7.14%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (3.57%) Mercator
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Qualys
6 1 (3.57%) Splunk
6 1 (3.57%) Tableau
6 1 (3.57%) Tufin