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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 103 113 118
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 16 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.27% 13.10% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £313 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £385 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £288
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +32.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £189.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-79.36% +472.72%
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
142 84 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.53% 3.36% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 41 39
Average daily rate £438 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £184 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.31% +25.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -50.00%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 +4 8 £450 - 7
Slough +2 3 £325 - 1
Maidenhead +1 1 £450 -
Amazon AWS
South East

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 20 (54.05%) Web Services
2 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (35.14%) Python
4 12 (32.43%) Linux
4 12 (32.43%) DevOps
5 11 (29.73%) Data Centre
5 11 (29.73%) VMware
6 10 (27.03%) Puppet
7 9 (24.32%) Oracle
8 8 (21.62%) Migration
8 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
9 7 (18.92%) SQL
9 7 (18.92%) Windows
9 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
10 6 (16.22%) PaaS
10 6 (16.22%) User Experience
10 6 (16.22%) Java
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
10 6 (16.22%) Django
10 6 (16.22%) Web Development
10 6 (16.22%) Time Management
11 5 (13.51%) Subversion
11 5 (13.51%) Ruby
11 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (13.51%) Red Hat

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.11%) Lync
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.41%) SAS
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.22%) PaaS
3 5 (13.51%) SaaS
3 5 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (13.51%) IaaS
4 4 (10.81%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (8.11%) Heroku
6 2 (5.41%) GitHub
6 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
6 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (5.41%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Network Security
2 3 (8.11%) IPv6
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) Broadband
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) SSH
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) NAS
4 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.70%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Big Data
2 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) HBase
3 2 (5.41%) Mahout
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) DB2
3 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.41%) Sqoop
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.41%) Triplestore
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Subversion
2 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
3 4 (10.81%) Hudson
4 1 (2.70%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Games
2 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Python Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Python/Django Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Django Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Python Web Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Business Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Big Data Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) Web Services
2 6 (16.22%) Django
3 4 (10.81%) .NET
4 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.41%) MLlib
5 2 (5.41%) D3.js
5 2 (5.41%) SOAP
5 2 (5.41%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) HTML5
6 1 (2.70%) CSS3
6 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.70%) HTML
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.70%) CSS
6 1 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) User Experience
3 4 (10.81%) Private Cloud
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.11%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.70%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.81%) UNIX
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) DevOps
2 8 (21.62%) Migration
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Web Development
3 6 (16.22%) Time Management
4 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) Data Transformation
4 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.11%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) Scrum
5 3 (8.11%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (8.11%) Business Development
5 3 (8.11%) Quantitative Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Python
2 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) Ruby
5 4 (10.81%) Perl
6 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.11%) C#
7 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.41%) R
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.70%) IBM Certification
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Flume
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) SRDF
4 1 (2.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) vCloud
4 1 (2.70%) Docker
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Puppet
2 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (2.70%) SnapMirror
3 1 (2.70%) SnapVault
3 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) VMware
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) Google
6 2 (5.41%) Netezza
6 2 (5.41%) Teradata
6 2 (5.41%) Greenplum
6 2 (5.41%) NetApp
6 2 (5.41%) Vertica
7 1 (2.70%) Veeam
7 1 (2.70%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) PlateSpin
7 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.70%) Brocade
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) EMC
7 1 (2.70%) Hitachi