The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 73 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 8 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.75% 0.54% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.86% 28.00% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £500 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +51.89%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
35 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.30% 1.93% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 14
Average daily rate £488 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £345 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £430 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £26.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Buckinghamshire region.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Milton Keynes +6 5 £500 +25.00% 4
High Wycombe +3 1 £425 +21.42%
Amazon AWS
South East

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) Skype
2 5 (55.56%) Demand Management
2 5 (55.56%) User Stories
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Coaching
2 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) Resource Management
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) CloudHub
4 1 (11.11%) Android Development
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Intune
4 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior iOS Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Coaching
1 5 (55.56%) Demand Management
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
1 5 (55.56%) Resource Management
1 5 (55.56%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CloudHub
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) AppSense
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft