Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 181 187
Rank change year-on-year +47 +6 -6
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 18 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.47% 0.062% 0.074%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.20% 0.55% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 4
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £488 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -17.02% +85.04%
10th Percentile £320 £393 £413
90th Percentile £575 £500 £750
South East median daily rate £475 £455 £388
% change year-on-year +4.40% +17.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EC2 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 429 541 304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.27% 11.11% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 305 167
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £269 £249 £163
90th Percentile £561 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 6
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £19.61 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.26% +17.07% +76.32%
10th Percentile £10.35 £11.65 £13.88
90th Percentile £17.14 £20.55 £25.63
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.51% -12.84% +104.55%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Berkshire

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Berkshire

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EC2 in Berkshire

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +25 6 £525 +7.69%
Bracknell +18 5 £525 +5.00% 1
Slough - 3 £340 - 1
Maidenhead - 2 £400 -
Amazon EC2
South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) Java
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
4 11 (61.11%) DevOps
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
6 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (50.00%) SOA
6 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (50.00%) REST
6 9 (50.00%) User Stories
7 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 8 (44.44%) Amazon S3
7 8 (44.44%) Linux
8 7 (38.89%) Kanban
8 7 (38.89%) CloudFront
8 7 (38.89%) TDD
8 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
8 7 (38.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (38.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (38.89%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
9 6 (33.33%) VMware
9 6 (33.33%) Spring
9 6 (33.33%) Maven
9 6 (33.33%) BDD
9 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (33.33%) Python

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (27.78%) Confluence
2 4 (22.22%) nginx
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (44.44%) Amazon S3
3 7 (38.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (38.89%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (38.89%) CloudFront
4 6 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 6 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (5.56%) G Suite
6 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (5.56%) Heroku
6 1 (5.56%) Office 365
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) 3GPP
3 1 (5.56%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (5.56%) SMPP
3 1 (5.56%) SS7
3 1 (5.56%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 3 (16.67%) MariaDB
5 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
3 6 (33.33%) JUnit
3 6 (33.33%) Maven
4 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
4 5 (27.78%) Gradle
4 5 (27.78%) IntelliJ
4 5 (27.78%) JIRA
4 5 (27.78%) Mercurial
5 4 (22.22%) SonarQube
6 3 (16.67%) Checkstyle
7 1 (5.56%) DbUnit
7 1 (5.56%) jMock
7 1 (5.56%) Mockito
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Electronics
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) AWS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (33.33%) SOAP
3 6 (33.33%) Spring
4 5 (27.78%) J2EE
4 5 (27.78%) JSF
4 5 (27.78%) Spring MVC
4 5 (27.78%) Struts
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) JSON
5 4 (22.22%) Node.js
5 4 (22.22%) OAuth2
5 4 (22.22%) SAML
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) XSLT
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (16.67%) LAMP
6 3 (16.67%) React
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon Linux
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
2 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) DevOps
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (50.00%) SOA
3 9 (50.00%) User Stories
4 7 (38.89%) Kanban
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
6 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
6 5 (27.78%) Microservices
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Use Case
8 3 (16.67%) Content Management
8 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.11%) Coaching
9 2 (11.11%) Release Management
9 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) AWS Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) CISA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CISM
1 1 (5.56%) CISSP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
2 3 (16.67%) NFS
2 3 (16.67%) Samba
2 3 (16.67%) Squid
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Ansible
2 4 (22.22%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Apigee
4 3 (16.67%) Adobe
4 3 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
Bracknell, Berkshire
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