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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 62 61 122
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +61
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 44 60 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.28% 2.45% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.11% 27.91% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 43 4
Median daily rate £500 £448 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +3.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £338 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £431 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
199 215 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.29% 8.80% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 133 54
Median daily rate £475 £411 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.50% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £190 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.54% -
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 Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Reading -21 10 £463 +3.35% 4
Slough +8 4 £431 +26.83% 4
Windsor - 4 £500 -
Bracknell +4 3 £463 - 5
Newbury +7 2 - - 3
Maidenhead -9 1 £525 +23.02% 2
Amazon AWS
South East

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 38 (39.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (29.90%) Docker
3 28 (28.87%) DevOps
4 27 (27.84%) Web Services
5 26 (26.80%) Java
6 25 (25.77%) Jenkins
7 24 (24.74%) Linux
8 23 (23.71%) Git (software)
9 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (21.65%) Windows
9 21 (21.65%) VMware
10 20 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (20.62%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (20.62%) Puppet
11 19 (19.59%) JIRA
12 18 (18.56%) Python
13 17 (17.53%) Ansible
14 16 (16.49%) AWS CloudFormation
14 16 (16.49%) Confluence
14 16 (16.49%) OpenStack
14 16 (16.49%) HTML
14 16 (16.49%) Scrum
14 16 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
15 15 (15.46%) DNS
15 15 (15.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 14 (14.43%) Public Cloud
16 14 (14.43%) AWS Lambda
16 14 (14.43%) Active Directory
16 14 (14.43%) CSS

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (16.49%) Confluence
1 16 (16.49%) OpenStack
2 11 (11.34%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.19%) Apache
3 6 (6.19%) nginx
3 6 (6.19%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.12%) IIS
5 3 (3.09%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.06%) JBoss
6 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.03%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.03%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (1.03%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (39.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (16.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 14 (14.43%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (10.31%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (7.22%) PaaS
6 6 (6.19%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (6.19%) SoftLayer
7 4 (4.12%) SaaS
8 3 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (3.09%) Office 365
9 2 (2.06%) IaaS
10 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.03%) GitHub
10 1 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.46%) DNS
2 11 (11.34%) Firewall
3 8 (8.25%) HTTP
4 4 (4.12%) SMTP
4 4 (4.12%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.12%) VSAN
5 3 (3.09%) FTP
5 3 (3.09%) HTTPS
5 3 (3.09%) Internet
5 3 (3.09%) LAN
5 3 (3.09%) SSH
5 3 (3.09%) SSL
5 3 (3.09%) Telnet
5 3 (3.09%) WAN
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.03%) LDAP
6 1 (1.03%) VLAN
6 1 (1.03%) VPN
6 1 (1.03%) Wireless
6 1 (1.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.15%) MySQL
4 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.06%) Big Data
5 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.03%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.03%) DB2
6 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.03%) Riak
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (25.77%) Jenkins
2 23 (23.71%) Git (software)
3 19 (19.59%) JIRA
4 12 (12.37%) Vagrant
5 10 (10.31%) Gatling
5 10 (10.31%) Maven
6 5 (5.15%) Bitbucket
6 5 (5.15%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.12%) JUnit
7 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.06%) Bugzilla
9 2 (2.06%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.06%) Selenium
9 2 (2.06%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.06%) Subversion
9 2 (2.06%) TestNG
9 2 (2.06%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.03%) AppScan
General
1 6 (6.19%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Retail
2 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.12%) Electronics
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (28.87%) Architect
2 22 (22.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (20.62%) Developer
4 16 (16.49%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (13.40%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (10.31%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (9.28%) Java Developer
9 8 (8.25%) Security Architect
10 7 (7.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (6.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 5 (5.15%) Azure Architect
12 5 (5.15%) Consultant
12 5 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
13 4 (4.12%) Automation Architect
13 4 (4.12%) AWS Architect
13 4 (4.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 4 (4.12%) Linux Engineer
13 4 (4.12%) Operations Engineer
14 3 (3.09%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.84%) Web Services
2 16 (16.49%) HTML
3 14 (14.43%) CSS
4 13 (13.40%) RESTful
5 11 (11.34%) HTML5
6 10 (10.31%) AngularJS
6 10 (10.31%) CSS3
6 10 (10.31%) LESS
6 10 (10.31%) Sass
7 9 (9.28%) Node.js
8 6 (6.19%) LAMP
9 5 (5.15%) .NET
10 4 (4.12%) XML
11 3 (3.09%) Kafka
11 3 (3.09%) React
12 2 (2.06%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
12 2 (2.06%) ELK Stack
12 2 (2.06%) JSON
12 2 (2.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Public Cloud
2 8 (8.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (5.15%) FlexPod
3 5 (5.15%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.12%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.12%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.06%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.06%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.06%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) PMI
6 1 (1.03%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.74%) Linux
2 21 (21.65%) Windows
3 12 (12.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (8.25%) CentOS
4 8 (8.25%) Ubuntu
4 8 (8.25%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.12%) Unix
6 3 (3.09%) Debian
6 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.06%) Android
7 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.03%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.03%) SUSE
8 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) DevOps
2 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (16.49%) Scrum
5 13 (13.40%) Performance Testing
5 13 (13.40%) TDD
6 12 (12.37%) Configuration Management
7 11 (11.34%) Kanban
7 11 (11.34%) OOP
7 11 (11.34%) User Stories
8 10 (10.31%) Migration
8 10 (10.31%) Pair Programming
9 9 (9.28%) Front End Development
9 9 (9.28%) Open Source
10 8 (8.25%) High Availability
10 8 (8.25%) Load Balancing
10 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.22%) Project Management
12 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) Java
2 18 (18.56%) Python
3 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
5 11 (11.34%) Bash Shell
5 11 (11.34%) Ruby
6 10 (10.31%) Perl
7 8 (8.25%) SQL
8 7 (7.22%) PHP
9 3 (3.09%) C#
9 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.03%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.03%) C
10 1 (1.03%) C++
10 1 (1.03%) COBOL
10 1 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) CISSP
3 4 (4.12%) VCDX
4 2 (2.06%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.06%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) CCNP
5 1 (1.03%) CCSP
5 1 (1.03%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.03%) CISMP
5 1 (1.03%) CRISC
5 1 (1.03%) GPEN
5 1 (1.03%) GWAPT
5 1 (1.03%) GXPN
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.03%) OSCE
5 1 (1.03%) OSCP
5 1 (1.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.15%) QA
2 5 (5.15%) SLA
3 2 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.03%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.03%) RMADS
4 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (29.90%) Docker
2 16 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (14.43%) Active Directory
4 11 (11.34%) vSphere
5 9 (9.28%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.15%) vCloud
7 4 (4.12%) Xen
8 3 (3.09%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.06%) KVM
10 1 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.03%) XenApp
10 1 (1.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (20.62%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (20.62%) Puppet
2 17 (17.53%) Ansible
3 7 (7.22%) vRealize
4 6 (6.19%) Terraform
5 5 (5.15%) Pingdom
6 3 (3.09%) Consul
7 2 (2.06%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.03%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (1.03%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.03%) Core Impact
8 1 (1.03%) HP Fortify
8 1 (1.03%) Kibana
8 1 (1.03%) logstash
8 1 (1.03%) Nexpose
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (1.03%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.03%) Rancher
8 1 (1.03%) Salt
8 1 (1.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) VMware
2 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.22%) AppDynamics
3 7 (7.22%) Atlassian
3 7 (7.22%) Cisco
4 6 (6.19%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.15%) Nimsoft
5 5 (5.15%) PagerDuty
6 4 (4.12%) SAP
7 3 (3.09%) Oracle
8 2 (2.06%) EMC
8 2 (2.06%) Google
8 2 (2.06%) IBM
8 2 (2.06%) NetApp
8 2 (2.06%) Veeam
9 1 (1.03%) AppSense
9 1 (1.03%) BMC
9 1 (1.03%) Capita
9 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.03%) Citrix
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