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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 110 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 21 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.91% 10.61% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £425 £290
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +46.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £19.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+51.89% -64.09%
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
132 66 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.72% 2.45% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 35 41
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £9.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -48.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £16.02
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -15.70%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Slough +4 10 £375 -3.84%
Reading -3 2 £400 - 4
Bracknell - 1 £400 -
Newbury - 1 £475 -
Amazon AWS
South East

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 15 (55.56%) Web Services
2 9 (33.33%) Python
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 6 (22.22%) Time Management
5 6 (22.22%) Django
5 6 (22.22%) Web Development
5 6 (22.22%) SaaS
5 6 (22.22%) PaaS
5 6 (22.22%) OpenStack
5 6 (22.22%) User Experience
6 5 (18.52%) DevOps
6 5 (18.52%) Data Transformation
6 5 (18.52%) RESTful
6 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
6 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (18.52%) SOAP
7 4 (14.81%) UNIX
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
7 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
7 4 (14.81%) BDD

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.11%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) SAS
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (22.22%) SaaS
3 6 (22.22%) PaaS
4 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (14.81%) IaaS
5 4 (14.81%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (11.11%) Heroku
7 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
7 2 (7.41%) Amazon Glacier
7 2 (7.41%) GitHub
8 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Network Security
2 3 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (11.11%) IPv6
3 2 (7.41%) Broadband
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.41%) DB2
3 2 (7.41%) HBase
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (7.41%) Triplestore
3 2 (7.41%) Mahout
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.41%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) jMock
3 3 (11.11%) SonarQube
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
3 3 (11.11%) DbUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Mockito
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
2 3 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Python Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Python/Django Developer
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Python Web Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Business Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) Django
3 5 (18.52%) RESTful
3 5 (18.52%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) PowerMock
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (11.11%) Spring
4 3 (11.11%) Apache CXF
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (7.41%) MLlib
5 2 (7.41%) D3.js
6 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.70%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Streaming Video
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Scrum
2 6 (22.22%) Time Management
2 6 (22.22%) Web Development
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Data Transformation
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) BDD
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Kanban
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.11%) Quantitative Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Business Development
5 3 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (11.11%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.41%) R
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Flume
4 1 (3.70%) Docker
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.11%) Hyperic
2 3 (11.11%) logstash
2 3 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Google
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Teradata
4 2 (7.41%) Netezza
4 2 (7.41%) Greenplum
4 2 (7.41%) Vertica
4 2 (7.41%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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