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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 82 113 118
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +5
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 43 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.83% 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.92% 11.19% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 4
Median daily rate £450 £450 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £262 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £189.00
% change year-on-year
-54.48% -79.36%
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
240 143 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.22% 5.58% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 69 46
Median daily rate £425 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +8 9 £425 -5.55% 2
Newbury - 9 £550 -
Maidenhead +7 6 £400 -11.11%
Bracknell - 4 £500 - 1
Wokingham - 4 £350 -
Slough +8 3 £538 +65.38% 3
Amazon AWS
South East

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 26 (44.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (33.90%) OpenStack
2 20 (33.90%) Linux
3 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.42%) VMware
4 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
4 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
4 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
4 15 (25.42%) DevOps
5 14 (23.73%) Puppet
6 13 (22.03%) Migration
7 12 (20.34%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (20.34%) Scrum
7 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (18.64%) Java
8 11 (18.64%) XML
8 11 (18.64%) Ansible
8 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
9 10 (16.95%) PHP
9 10 (16.95%) Python
9 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (15.25%) REST
11 8 (13.56%) Red Hat
11 8 (13.56%) IBM
11 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
12 7 (11.86%) Web Services
12 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
12 7 (11.86%) Open Source
12 7 (11.86%) Ruby

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 20 (33.90%) OpenStack
2 6 (10.17%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.39%) Drupal
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) nginx
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.47%) Office 365
2 5 (8.47%) PaaS
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.08%) IaaS
4 2 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.39%) HP Helion
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.69%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.69%) CloudBees
5 1 (1.69%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (1.69%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) DNS
2 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 3 (5.08%) HTTP
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) Network Security
2 3 (5.08%) SSL
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.39%) LAN
3 2 (3.39%) LDAP
3 2 (3.39%) SMTP
3 2 (3.39%) WAN
4 1 (1.69%) DMZ
4 1 (1.69%) FTP
4 1 (1.69%) IPsec
4 1 (1.69%) SAN
4 1 (1.69%) SSH
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.69%) VoIP
4 1 (1.69%) VPN
4 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) MySQL
2 6 (10.17%) Neo4j
2 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
2 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (8.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.47%) OrientDB
4 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.69%) DB2
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.69%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
1 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.78%) Maven
2 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.08%) JIRA
3 3 (5.08%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.39%) Ant
5 1 (1.69%) AppScan
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.69%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.69%) Gradle
5 1 (1.69%) Hudson
5 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.69%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.69%) RSpec
5 1 (1.69%) Serena SBM
5 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.69%) Subversion
5 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Architect
2 13 (22.03%) Cloud Architect
3 11 (18.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Consultant
4 10 (16.95%) Security Architect
5 9 (15.25%) Administrator
6 8 (13.56%) Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (8.47%) AWS Architect
8 5 (8.47%) Azure Architect
8 5 (8.47%) DBA
9 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Security Consultant
10 3 (5.08%) AWS DevOps
10 3 (5.08%) Cloud Consultant
10 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) XML
2 9 (15.25%) REST
3 7 (11.86%) Web Services
4 6 (10.17%) CSS
4 6 (10.17%) HTML
5 5 (8.47%) .NET
5 5 (8.47%) LAMP
6 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.78%) JSON
6 4 (6.78%) SOAP
6 4 (6.78%) WSDL
7 3 (5.08%) Middleware
8 2 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.69%) Node.js
9 1 (1.69%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (1.69%) VXML
9 1 (1.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.47%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.69%) AS400
5 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.69%) iSeries
5 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Windows
4 5 (8.47%) Unix
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.39%) CentOS
6 2 (3.39%) Fedora
6 2 (3.39%) Solaris
6 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) Debian
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.42%) DevOps
3 13 (22.03%) Migration
4 12 (20.34%) Scrum
5 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.86%) Open Source
7 6 (10.17%) ETL
7 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.47%) MVC
9 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.78%) High Availability
9 4 (6.78%) Identity Management
9 4 (6.78%) ITIL
9 4 (6.78%) TDD
9 4 (6.78%) UML
10 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.08%) Security Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Software Delivery
10 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) Java
2 10 (16.95%) PHP
2 10 (16.95%) Python
3 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
3 7 (11.86%) Ruby
4 6 (10.17%) C#
4 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.39%) C
7 2 (3.39%) C++
7 2 (3.39%) Perl
7 2 (3.39%) SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.69%) COBOL
8 1 (1.69%) Delphi
8 1 (1.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) CISSP
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
1 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) CCIE
2 1 (1.69%) CCNP
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.69%) VCAP
2 1 (1.69%) VCP5
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.86%) Docker
3 4 (6.78%) vSphere
4 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.08%) KVM
5 2 (3.39%) vCloud
6 1 (1.69%) NFS
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.69%) Postfix
6 1 (1.69%) qmail
6 1 (1.69%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.69%) Varnish
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.69%) Xen
6 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Puppet
2 12 (20.34%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (18.64%) Ansible
4 2 (3.39%) Nagios
5 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.69%) Bacula
5 1 (1.69%) Cacti
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.69%) cPanel
5 1 (1.69%) Graphite
5 1 (1.69%) Kibana
5 1 (1.69%) logstash
5 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.69%) Plesk
5 1 (1.69%) Salt
5 1 (1.69%) Scalr
5 1 (1.69%) SCOM
5 1 (1.69%) SELinux
5 1 (1.69%) WebInspect
5 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) VMware
2 8 (13.56%) IBM
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) Rackspace
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco
4 3 (5.08%) HP
5 2 (3.39%) NetApp
5 2 (3.39%) Splunk
5 2 (3.39%) Veeam
5 2 (3.39%) Veritas
6 1 (1.69%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.69%) CA
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) EMC
6 1 (1.69%) F5
6 1 (1.69%) Seapine
6 1 (1.69%) Serena