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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 67 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% 0.71% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.58% 9.38% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £115.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -66.08%
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
131 64 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.21% 7.53% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 33 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £145 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.14 £25.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-35.43% +61.29%

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 1 July 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Puppet
3 15 (60.00%) Python
4 13 (52.00%) Web Services
4 13 (52.00%) VMware
5 11 (44.00%) MySQL
5 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (44.00%) logstash
5 11 (44.00%) Graphite
6 10 (40.00%) Apache
6 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
7 9 (36.00%) DevOps
7 9 (36.00%) OpenStack
7 9 (36.00%) Ansible
8 8 (32.00%) ZABBIX
8 8 (32.00%) Cacti
8 8 (32.00%) qmail
8 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
8 8 (32.00%) Perl
8 8 (32.00%) Nagios
8 8 (32.00%) DNS
8 8 (32.00%) LAMP
9 7 (28.00%) Squid
9 7 (28.00%) SSL
9 7 (28.00%) JBoss
9 7 (28.00%) LDAP
9 7 (28.00%) SMTP
9 7 (28.00%) HTTP
9 7 (28.00%) nginx

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 10 (40.00%) Apache
2 9 (36.00%) OpenStack
2 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
4 7 (28.00%) JBoss
4 7 (28.00%) nginx
5 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (4.00%) IIS
7 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Bluemix
3 1 (4.00%) CloudBees
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DNS
2 7 (28.00%) HTTP
2 7 (28.00%) LDAP
2 7 (28.00%) SMTP
2 7 (28.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) DMZ
3 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) IPsec
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) AppScan
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.00%) Gradle
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.00%) RSpec
4 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) AWS Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 5 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Scripter
4 3 (12.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) LAMP
3 7 (28.00%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (28.00%) MCollective
4 4 (16.00%) ELK Stack
5 3 (12.00%) RESTful
5 3 (12.00%) Sensu
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) CSS
7 1 (4.00%) HTML
7 1 (4.00%) Middleware
7 1 (4.00%) Node.js
7 1 (4.00%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (4.00%) VXML
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.00%) CentOS
3 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) Debian
5 1 (4.00%) Fedora
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) DevOps
4 7 (28.00%) High Availability
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) BDD
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) CRM
9 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.00%) ETL
9 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
9 1 (4.00%) MVC
9 1 (4.00%) OO
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
9 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Perl
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Korn
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CCIE
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) qmail
2 7 (28.00%) Squid
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Docker
5 1 (4.00%) KVM
5 1 (4.00%) NFS
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.00%) Postfix
5 1 (4.00%) Sendmail
5 1 (4.00%) Varnish
5 1 (4.00%) vCloud
5 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Puppet
2 11 (44.00%) Graphite
2 11 (44.00%) logstash
3 9 (36.00%) Ansible
4 8 (32.00%) Cacti
4 8 (32.00%) Nagios
4 8 (32.00%) ZABBIX
5 7 (28.00%) collectd
5 7 (28.00%) Ganglia
6 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (12.00%) Terraform
8 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (4.00%) Grafana
8 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
8 1 (4.00%) Plesk
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (4.00%) SCOM
8 1 (4.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) Splunk
3 5 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Veritas
6 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) CommVault
6 1 (4.00%) Hitachi
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Sybase
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
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