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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 54 85 116
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +31
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 58 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.99% 1.31% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.01% 15.00% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 8
Median daily rate £456 £449 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.67% +5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £339 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £573 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.35 -
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -
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
223 220 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.51% 8.72% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 113 90
Median daily rate £450 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £238 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.14% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £17.06 £14.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.66% -63.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £13.25 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.42 £27.75 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Bracknell +12 10 £450 - 3
Reading +2 10 £450 -2.70% 4
Maidenhead 0 3 £700 +64.03% 2
Slough +8 2 £381 +12.13% 3
Windsor - 2 £500 -
Newbury - 2 - - 1
Amazon AWS
South East

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 42 (40.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (27.18%) Git (software)
2 28 (27.18%) DevOps
3 27 (26.21%) Jenkins
4 25 (24.27%) Docker
4 25 (24.27%) OpenStack
5 24 (23.30%) Web Services
5 24 (23.30%) Linux
6 23 (22.33%) Java
7 21 (20.39%) HTML
8 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
8 20 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (18.45%) JIRA
9 19 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (18.45%) Windows
9 19 (18.45%) CSS
9 19 (18.45%) VMware
10 17 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (16.50%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (15.53%) Confluence
12 15 (14.56%) Scrum
12 15 (14.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 14 (13.59%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (13.59%) Public Cloud
13 14 (13.59%) AWS Lambda
13 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
13 14 (13.59%) Puppet
13 14 (13.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (12.62%) RESTful
14 13 (12.62%) TDD

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 25 (24.27%) OpenStack
2 16 (15.53%) Confluence
3 10 (9.71%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.77%) WebSphere
5 7 (6.80%) Apache
6 5 (4.85%) IIS
6 5 (4.85%) nginx
7 3 (2.91%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.94%) JBoss
8 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.97%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.97%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (40.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (16.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 14 (13.59%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (9.71%) Amazon Kinesis
5 9 (8.74%) PaaS
6 7 (6.80%) Office 365
7 4 (3.88%) SaaS
8 3 (2.91%) IaaS
9 2 (1.94%) HP Helion
9 2 (1.94%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.97%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.97%) GitHub
10 1 (0.97%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) DNS
1 11 (10.68%) Firewall
2 9 (8.74%) HTTP
3 5 (4.85%) Internet
3 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.88%) FTP
4 4 (3.88%) HTTPS
4 4 (3.88%) SMTP
4 4 (3.88%) SSH
4 4 (3.88%) SSL
4 4 (3.88%) Telnet
5 3 (2.91%) LAN
5 3 (2.91%) WAN
6 2 (1.94%) Network Security
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.97%) LDAP
7 1 (0.97%) VLAN
7 1 (0.97%) VPN
7 1 (0.97%) Wireless
7 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.80%) MySQL
4 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.94%) Big Data
6 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.97%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.97%) DB2
7 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.97%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.97%) Riak
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (27.18%) Git (software)
2 27 (26.21%) Jenkins
3 19 (18.45%) JIRA
4 10 (9.71%) Gatling
5 9 (8.74%) Maven
6 7 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.80%) Vagrant
7 5 (4.85%) Bitbucket
7 5 (4.85%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.88%) JUnit
9 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.94%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.94%) Selenium
10 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.94%) Subversion
10 2 (1.94%) TestNG
10 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.97%) AppScan
General
1 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.80%) Retail
3 6 (5.83%) Finance
4 4 (3.88%) Electronics
4 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Back Office
5 1 (0.97%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (30.10%) Architect
2 24 (23.30%) Developer
3 22 (21.36%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (20.39%) Cloud Architect
5 17 (16.50%) Security Architect
6 12 (11.65%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) AWS DevOps
7 11 (10.68%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (9.71%) Azure Architect
9 9 (8.74%) Java Developer
10 7 (6.80%) AWS Architect
10 7 (6.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (5.83%) Consultant
11 6 (5.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 5 (4.85%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.85%) Windows Engineer
13 4 (3.88%) C# Developer
13 4 (3.88%) Cloud Consultant
13 4 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
13 4 (3.88%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.30%) Web Services
2 21 (20.39%) HTML
3 19 (18.45%) CSS
4 13 (12.62%) RESTful
5 11 (10.68%) AngularJS
5 11 (10.68%) HTML5
6 10 (9.71%) CSS3
6 10 (9.71%) LESS
6 10 (9.71%) Node.js
6 10 (9.71%) Sass
7 8 (7.77%) .NET
8 7 (6.80%) LAMP
8 7 (6.80%) XML
9 5 (4.85%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.85%) JSON
9 5 (4.85%) REST
10 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.88%) SOAP
10 4 (3.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Public Cloud
2 12 (11.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.88%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (3.88%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.94%) User Experience
5 2 (1.94%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.97%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.97%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.97%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Linux
2 19 (18.45%) Windows
3 14 (13.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (8.74%) CentOS
5 8 (7.77%) Ubuntu
5 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.80%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.91%) Debian
7 3 (2.91%) Unix
8 2 (1.94%) Android
8 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.97%) Fedora
9 1 (0.97%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.97%) SUSE
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.18%) DevOps
2 20 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (14.56%) Scrum
5 13 (12.62%) Migration
5 13 (12.62%) Performance Testing
5 13 (12.62%) TDD
6 11 (10.68%) Configuration Management
6 11 (10.68%) Kanban
6 11 (10.68%) OOP
6 11 (10.68%) User Stories
7 10 (9.71%) Pair Programming
8 9 (8.74%) Front End Development
8 9 (8.74%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.77%) Open Source
10 7 (6.80%) High Availability
10 7 (6.80%) Load Balancing
11 6 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.83%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.33%) Java
2 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
3 13 (12.62%) Python
4 11 (10.68%) Bash Shell
5 9 (8.74%) PHP
5 9 (8.74%) SQL
6 6 (5.83%) C#
6 6 (5.83%) Ruby
7 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.88%) Perl
9 1 (0.97%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.97%) C
9 1 (0.97%) C++
9 1 (0.97%) COBOL
9 1 (0.97%) Groovy
9 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) CISSP
2 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.97%) CCNP
4 1 (0.97%) CCSP
4 1 (0.97%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.97%) CRISC
4 1 (0.97%) Degree
4 1 (0.97%) GPEN
4 1 (0.97%) GWAPT
4 1 (0.97%) GXPN
4 1 (0.97%) MCSD
4 1 (0.97%) MCSE
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.97%) OSCE
4 1 (0.97%) OSCP
4 1 (0.97%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.97%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) Docker
2 17 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.77%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.85%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.88%) vSphere
5 4 (3.88%) Xen
6 2 (1.94%) KVM
6 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.97%) vCloud
7 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.97%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (13.59%) Puppet
2 13 (12.62%) Ansible
3 6 (5.83%) Terraform
4 5 (4.85%) Pingdom
5 3 (2.91%) Consul
6 1 (0.97%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.97%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.97%) Kibana
6 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.97%) logstash
6 1 (0.97%) Nessus
6 1 (0.97%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.97%) Nmap
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.97%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.97%) Rancher
6 1 (0.97%) vMotion
6 1 (0.97%) vRealize
6 1 (0.97%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) VMware
2 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.77%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.80%) AppDynamics
4 7 (6.80%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.85%) PagerDuty
6 4 (3.88%) SAP
7 3 (2.91%) Cisco
7 3 (2.91%) HP
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle
7 3 (2.91%) Veeam
8 2 (1.94%) EMC
8 2 (1.94%) Google
8 2 (1.94%) IBM
8 2 (1.94%) NetApp
9 1 (0.97%) AppSense
9 1 (0.97%) BMC
9 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.97%) Citrix
9 1 (0.97%) New Relic