The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 66 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.94% 5.41% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate
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£450 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 - £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £384 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.49% +27.91%
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
67 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.15% 4.20% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 18
Average daily rate £425 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £16.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+42.18% -51.51%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Hudson
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) PaaS
6 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
7 1 (10.00%) Data Centre

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (10.00%) Lync
1 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Hudson
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) Python
1 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) VMware