The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 67 121 126
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +5
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 56 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.22% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.18% 7.41% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 5 3
Average daily rate £448 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £430 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon AWS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
206 81 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.18% 3.01% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 47 57
Average daily rate £415 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £299 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +33.43%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading +23 34 £448 -1.91% 17
Maidenhead - 8 £427 -
Slough +8 4 £340 -20.00% 1
Bracknell - 2 - -
Newbury - 1 £450 - 1
Amazon AWS
South East

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Amazon AWS 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 Amazon AWS.

1 45 (66.18%) Linux
2 40 (58.82%) Puppet
3 39 (57.35%) VMware
4 34 (50.00%) Web Services
5 30 (44.12%) Python
6 28 (41.18%) DevOps
7 27 (39.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (39.71%) Configuration Management
8 26 (38.24%) logstash
8 26 (38.24%) Graphite
9 23 (33.82%) OpenStack
9 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
9 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (23.53%) Hyper-V
11 16 (23.53%) CentOS
11 16 (23.53%) Ruby
11 16 (23.53%) Java
11 16 (23.53%) WebLogic
11 16 (23.53%) JBoss
11 16 (23.53%) Tomcat
12 15 (22.06%) LAN
12 15 (22.06%) WAN
12 15 (22.06%) Firewall
12 15 (22.06%) Migration
12 15 (22.06%) Ansible
13 14 (20.59%) vSphere
13 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
13 14 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Amazon AWS 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 Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (33.82%) OpenStack
2 16 (23.53%) JBoss
2 16 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 16 (23.53%) WebLogic
3 13 (19.12%) Apache
3 13 (19.12%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (19.12%) nginx
4 6 (8.82%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP BRIM
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Convergent Charging
1 2 (2.94%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.94%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (2.94%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) Firewall
1 15 (22.06%) LAN
1 15 (22.06%) WAN
2 13 (19.12%) DNS
2 13 (19.12%) HTTP
2 13 (19.12%) LDAP
2 13 (19.12%) SMTP
2 13 (19.12%) SSL
3 2 (2.94%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) MySQL
2 11 (16.18%) Big Data
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) FishEye
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.94%) Billing
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Advertising
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (26.47%) AWS Engineer
3 15 (22.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (20.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 13 (19.12%) Architect
5 13 (19.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 12 (17.65%) Support Engineer
6 12 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
6 12 (17.65%) VMware Support Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (10.29%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Applications Support
8 7 (10.29%) Applications Support Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Linux Scripter
8 7 (10.29%) Linux Support
8 7 (10.29%) Linux Support Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.00%) Web Services
2 13 (19.12%) ELK Stack
2 13 (19.12%) LAMP
2 13 (19.12%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (19.12%) MCollective
2 13 (19.12%) RESTful
2 13 (19.12%) Sensu
3 10 (14.71%) Middleware
4 3 (4.41%) J2EE
5 1 (1.47%) .NET
5 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (13.24%) Public Cloud
3 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.41%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) CCTV
6 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.47%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.47%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 45 (66.18%) Linux
2 27 (39.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (23.53%) CentOS
4 13 (19.12%) Ubuntu
4 13 (19.12%) Windows
5 11 (16.18%) Windows Server
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.41%) AIX
7 3 (4.41%) SUSE
7 3 (4.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) DevOps
2 27 (39.71%) Configuration Management
3 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (22.06%) Migration
5 14 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (19.12%) High Availability
7 11 (16.18%) Open Source
8 9 (13.24%) ITIL
9 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.88%) Information Security
10 4 (5.88%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (4.41%) Analytics
11 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.41%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (2.94%) Convergent Charging
12 2 (2.94%) Operations Management
12 2 (2.94%) Presales
12 2 (2.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) Python
2 16 (23.53%) Java
2 16 (23.53%) Ruby
3 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.59%) Perl
3 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
4 13 (19.12%) Bash Shell
5 12 (17.65%) SQL
6 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.47%) C#
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.88%) MCSA
2 4 (5.88%) MCSE
3 3 (4.41%) MCSD
4 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 14 (20.59%) vSphere
4 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
4 13 (19.12%) qmail
4 13 (19.12%) Squid
5 4 (5.88%) Docker
6 2 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 40 (58.82%) Puppet
2 26 (38.24%) Graphite
2 26 (38.24%) logstash
3 15 (22.06%) Ansible
4 13 (19.12%) Cacti
4 13 (19.12%) collectd
4 13 (19.12%) Ganglia
4 13 (19.12%) Nagios
4 13 (19.12%) Terraform
4 13 (19.12%) ZABBIX
5 12 (17.65%) SCCM
5 12 (17.65%) SCOM
5 12 (17.65%) SCVMM
5 12 (17.65%) Windows Intune
6 4 (5.88%) vRealize
7 3 (4.41%) Packer
8 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.47%) Mesos
8 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (57.35%) VMware
2 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.59%) Oracle
4 13 (19.12%) Splunk
5 12 (17.65%) RightScale
6 11 (16.18%) IBM
6 11 (16.18%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.35%) CA
8 4 (5.88%) SAP
9 3 (4.41%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.94%) Google
10 2 (2.94%) HP
10 2 (2.94%) hybris
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