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 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 101 99 114
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 27 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 0.86% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.27% 14.86% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 7
Median daily rate £488 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £750 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
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
263 148 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.65% 5.77% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 85 42
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £197 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £663 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%

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 28 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 8 £450 +12.50% 12
Maidenhead - 8 £400 - 1
Bracknell - 4 £500 -
Slough -4 1 £500 +33.33% 2
Amazon AWS
South East

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 51 (67.11%) Linux
2 45 (59.21%) Puppet
3 35 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (46.05%) Web Services
3 35 (46.05%) VMware
4 34 (44.74%) Python
5 29 (38.16%) Configuration Management
6 27 (35.53%) logstash
6 27 (35.53%) Graphite
7 26 (34.21%) DevOps
8 25 (32.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (28.95%) Ansible
10 21 (27.63%) Java
11 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (25.00%) OpenStack
12 19 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (25.00%) Migration
13 18 (23.68%) Apache
14 17 (22.37%) Tomcat
14 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
14 17 (22.37%) MySQL
14 17 (22.37%) LAMP
14 17 (22.37%) High Availability
14 17 (22.37%) Bash Shell
15 16 (21.05%) DNS
16 15 (19.74%) SMTP
16 15 (19.74%) HTTP
16 15 (19.74%) LDAP
16 15 (19.74%) SSL
16 15 (19.74%) Perl

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 19 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 18 (23.68%) Apache
3 17 (22.37%) Tomcat
4 15 (19.74%) JBoss
4 15 (19.74%) WebLogic
5 14 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (18.42%) nginx
6 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.63%) Drupal
7 2 (2.63%) IIS
8 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.32%) Confluence
8 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP BRIM
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Convergent Charging
1 2 (2.63%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.63%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (2.63%) IaaS
3 2 (2.63%) PaaS
3 2 (2.63%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.32%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) DNS
2 15 (19.74%) HTTP
2 15 (19.74%) LDAP
2 15 (19.74%) SMTP
2 15 (19.74%) SSL
3 10 (13.16%) Firewall
4 9 (11.84%) LAN
4 9 (11.84%) WAN
5 3 (3.95%) SAN
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.63%) Internet
7 1 (1.32%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.32%) DMZ
7 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.32%) IPsec
7 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.32%) NAS
7 1 (1.32%) VoIP
7 1 (1.32%) VPN
7 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) MySQL
2 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.84%) Big Data
4 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (6.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.58%) Neo4j
5 5 (6.58%) OrientDB
5 5 (6.58%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.32%) DB2
7 1 (1.32%) HDInsight
7 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.26%) Maven
4 3 (3.95%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.95%) JIRA
4 3 (3.95%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.63%) Ant
6 1 (1.32%) AppScan
6 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.32%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.32%) FishEye
6 1 (1.32%) Gradle
6 1 (1.32%) Hudson
6 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.32%) RSpec
6 1 (1.32%) Serena SBM
6 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.32%) Subversion
6 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (2.63%) Billing
1 2 (2.63%) Retail
1 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.32%) Advertising
2 1 (1.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Linux Engineer
2 21 (27.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (26.32%) AWS Engineer
4 15 (19.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 15 (19.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 13 (17.11%) Administrator
6 12 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 12 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
6 12 (15.79%) VMware Support Engineer
7 10 (13.16%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (11.84%) Applications Engineer
8 9 (11.84%) Architect
9 8 (10.53%) Consultant
10 7 (9.21%) Applications Support
10 7 (9.21%) Applications Support Engineer
10 7 (9.21%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (9.21%) Linux Support
10 7 (9.21%) Linux Support Engineer
10 7 (9.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (9.21%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.05%) Web Services
2 17 (22.37%) LAMP
3 14 (18.42%) ELK Stack
3 14 (18.42%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (17.11%) MCollective
4 13 (17.11%) RESTful
4 13 (17.11%) Sensu
5 8 (10.53%) Middleware
6 7 (9.21%) XML
7 5 (6.58%) REST
8 2 (2.63%) .NET
9 1 (1.32%) J2EE
9 1 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.32%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (1.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.21%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) AS400
5 1 (1.32%) CCTV
5 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.32%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.32%) iSeries
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) SCADA
5 1 (1.32%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 51 (67.11%) Linux
2 25 (32.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (19.74%) CentOS
4 14 (18.42%) Ubuntu
5 11 (14.47%) Windows
6 8 (10.53%) Windows Server
7 6 (7.89%) Unix
8 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.63%) Solaris
10 1 (1.32%) AIX
10 1 (1.32%) Debian
10 1 (1.32%) Fedora
10 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.32%) SUSE
10 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (38.16%) Configuration Management
3 26 (34.21%) DevOps
4 19 (25.00%) Migration
5 17 (22.37%) High Availability
6 13 (17.11%) Scrum
7 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (13.16%) ITIL
8 8 (10.53%) Incident Management
9 7 (9.21%) Open Source
10 6 (7.89%) Information Security
11 5 (6.58%) ETL
12 4 (5.26%) Identity Management
12 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.26%) TDD
13 3 (3.95%) Security Testing
13 3 (3.95%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.74%) Python
2 21 (27.63%) Java
3 17 (22.37%) Bash Shell
4 15 (19.74%) Perl
4 15 (19.74%) Ruby
5 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
6 11 (14.47%) PowerShell
7 9 (11.84%) PHP
7 9 (11.84%) Shell Script
8 7 (9.21%) SQL
9 3 (3.95%) C++
10 2 (2.63%) C
10 2 (2.63%) C#
11 1 (1.32%) Delphi
11 1 (1.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.95%) MCSA
4 2 (2.63%) CISSP
4 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) VCAP
5 1 (1.32%) VCP5
5 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (18.42%) qmail
3 13 (17.11%) Squid
4 11 (14.47%) vSphere
5 10 (13.16%) Hyper-V
6 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
7 4 (5.26%) Docker
8 3 (3.95%) KVM
9 2 (2.63%) vCloud
10 1 (1.32%) NFS
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.32%) Postfix
10 1 (1.32%) Sendmail
10 1 (1.32%) Varnish
10 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (59.21%) Puppet
2 27 (35.53%) Graphite
2 27 (35.53%) logstash
3 22 (28.95%) Ansible
4 15 (19.74%) Nagios
5 14 (18.42%) Cacti
5 14 (18.42%) ZABBIX
6 13 (17.11%) collectd
6 13 (17.11%) Ganglia
6 13 (17.11%) Terraform
7 10 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (10.53%) SCOM
9 7 (9.21%) SCCM
9 7 (9.21%) SCVMM
9 7 (9.21%) Windows Intune
10 2 (2.63%) vRealize
11 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (1.32%) Scalr
11 1 (1.32%) SELinux
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) VMware
2 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (19.74%) Splunk
4 12 (15.79%) Oracle
4 12 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.53%) IBM
5 8 (10.53%) Rackspace
6 7 (9.21%) RightScale
7 3 (3.95%) CA
7 3 (3.95%) SAP
8 2 (2.63%) Cisco
8 2 (2.63%) Google
8 2 (2.63%) hybris
8 2 (2.63%) NetApp
8 2 (2.63%) Veritas
9 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.32%) F5
9 1 (1.32%) Seapine
9 1 (1.32%) Serena
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