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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 54 43 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 14 34 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.95% 3.36% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.00% 31.48% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 32 1
Median daily rate £438 £448 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.23% -5.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £429 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.78% +7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
100 108 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.93% 10.67% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 72 12
Median daily rate £450 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £338 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £10.25 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.93% -15.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.25%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 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 22 February 2017.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Public Cloud
3 9 (34.62%) Web Services
4 8 (30.77%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 8 (30.77%) Docker
4 8 (30.77%) DevOps
5 7 (26.92%) Patch Management
5 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (26.92%) SMTP
5 7 (26.92%) HTTP
5 7 (26.92%) DNS
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
6 6 (23.08%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 6 (23.08%) Project Management
6 6 (23.08%) Product Management
6 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 6 (23.08%) QA
7 5 (19.23%) Ansible
7 5 (19.23%) Maven
7 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
7 5 (19.23%) Unix
7 5 (19.23%) Service Management

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.85%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) SoftLayer
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
1 7 (26.92%) SMTP
2 2 (7.69%) SSH
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Maven
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.69%) Bugzilla
4 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) JUnit
4 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
4 2 (7.69%) Selenium
4 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.85%) Appium
5 1 (3.85%) Gerrit
5 1 (3.85%) git-flow
5 1 (3.85%) JMeter
5 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Engagement Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) EJB
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) JSON
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Public Cloud
2 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (7.69%) PMI
3 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.69%) Android
5 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) DevOps
1 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
1 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Patch Management
2 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
3 6 (23.08%) Product Management
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) CMMI
7 2 (7.69%) ERP
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) Groovy
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.69%) PMP
2 2 (7.69%) Postgraduate
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CISA
3 1 (3.85%) CISM
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) SANS
3 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) COBIT
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Docker
2 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Xen
3 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Ansible
2 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.85%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.85%) Rancher
4 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.85%) VMware