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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 72 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 9 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.73% 3.03% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +51.89%
Amazon AWS
Berkshire

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
157 66 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.42% 6.65% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 27 13
Median daily rate £425 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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 2 May 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 35 (81.40%) Linux
2 34 (79.07%) Puppet
3 33 (76.74%) Python
4 32 (74.42%) Web Services
5 28 (65.12%) Configuration Management
6 27 (62.79%) logstash
6 27 (62.79%) Graphite
7 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (53.49%) DevOps
9 21 (48.84%) Ansible
10 20 (46.51%) VMware
11 17 (39.53%) Java
12 16 (37.21%) MySQL
12 16 (37.21%) Apache
12 16 (37.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
13 15 (34.88%) OpenStack
14 14 (32.56%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (32.56%) Bash Shell
14 14 (32.56%) qmail
14 14 (32.56%) ELK Stack
14 14 (32.56%) Perl
14 14 (32.56%) WebLogic
14 14 (32.56%) Nagios
14 14 (32.56%) DNS
14 14 (32.56%) CentOS
14 14 (32.56%) ZABBIX
14 14 (32.56%) Cacti
14 14 (32.56%) Ubuntu
14 14 (32.56%) LAMP

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 16 (37.21%) Apache
2 15 (34.88%) OpenStack
2 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
3 14 (32.56%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (32.56%) WebLogic
4 13 (30.23%) JBoss
4 13 (30.23%) nginx
5 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.33%) CloudBees
3 1 (2.33%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) DNS
2 13 (30.23%) HTTP
2 13 (30.23%) LDAP
2 13 (30.23%) SMTP
2 13 (30.23%) SSL
3 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.33%) DMZ
4 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) IPsec
4 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.33%) NAS
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) MySQL
2 9 (20.93%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) DB2
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) AppScan
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.33%) Gradle
4 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (41.86%) AWS Engineer
2 18 (41.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (30.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 13 (30.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 12 (27.91%) Support Engineer
4 12 (27.91%) VMware Engineer
4 12 (27.91%) VMware Support Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Applications Support
6 7 (16.28%) Applications Support Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Linux Scripter
6 7 (16.28%) Linux Support
6 7 (16.28%) Linux Support Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) Elasticsearch Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) Cloud Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (74.42%) Web Services
2 14 (32.56%) ELK Stack
2 14 (32.56%) LAMP
3 13 (30.23%) LEMP Stack
3 13 (30.23%) MCollective
3 13 (30.23%) RESTful
3 13 (30.23%) Sensu
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (2.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 35 (81.40%) Linux
2 16 (37.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (32.56%) CentOS
3 14 (32.56%) Ubuntu
4 4 (9.30%) Unix
5 3 (6.98%) Windows
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.33%) Debian
7 1 (2.33%) Fedora
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Configuration Management
2 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (53.49%) DevOps
4 13 (30.23%) High Availability
5 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
8 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.65%) SDLC
9 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.33%) Identity Management
9 1 (2.33%) ITIL
9 1 (2.33%) Migration
9 1 (2.33%) OOP
9 1 (2.33%) Project Management
9 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.33%) TDD
9 1 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) Python
2 17 (39.53%) Java
3 14 (32.56%) Bash Shell
3 14 (32.56%) Perl
4 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby
7 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) C#
8 1 (2.33%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) Korn
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) qmail
2 13 (30.23%) Squid
3 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) Docker
6 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.33%) KVM
6 1 (2.33%) NFS
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.33%) Postfix
6 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.33%) Varnish
6 1 (2.33%) vCloud
6 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (79.07%) Puppet
2 27 (62.79%) Graphite
2 27 (62.79%) logstash
3 21 (48.84%) Ansible
4 14 (32.56%) Cacti
4 14 (32.56%) Nagios
4 14 (32.56%) ZABBIX
5 13 (30.23%) collectd
5 13 (30.23%) Ganglia
5 13 (30.23%) Terraform
6 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.33%) Bacula
7 1 (2.33%) cPanel
7 1 (2.33%) Grafana
7 1 (2.33%) HP Fortify
7 1 (2.33%) Kibana
7 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.33%) Mesos
7 1 (2.33%) Salt
7 1 (2.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) VMware
2 13 (30.23%) Splunk
3 6 (13.95%) IBM
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.65%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) Rackspace
6 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 2 (4.65%) Veritas
7 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) CommVault
7 1 (2.33%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) Sybase
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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