Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 140 157
Rank change year-on-year -28 +17 +17
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 8 35 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.21% 0.85% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.81% 3.95% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 8
Berkshire median daily rate £625 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £481 £400 £400
90th Percentile £726 £569 £640
South East median daily rate £550 £500 £439
% change year-on-year +10.00% +13.96% -7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 - -

Amazon EC2 is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 989 887 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.52% 21.55% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 479 355
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £250 £312 £311
90th Percentile £636 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 10 19
Berkshire median hourly rate £63.75 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +218.75% +42.86% -22.35%
10th Percentile £16.93 £14.63 £11.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £38.03 £38.35
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% +6.06% -9.59%

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 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 2019. 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 -5 5 £588 +40.30% 3
Bracknell -6 1 - -
Amazon EC2
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 8 (100.00%) AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Maven
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) J2EE
4 4 (50.00%) JUnit
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) DbUnit
4 4 (50.00%) SonarQube
5 3 (37.50%) Mockito
5 3 (37.50%) Microservices
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
5 3 (37.50%) PowerMock
5 3 (37.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering

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 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) AWS
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (25.00%) CloudFront
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon Cognito
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (12.50%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (12.50%) Route 53
4 1 (12.50%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon Athena
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) SimpleDB
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) DbUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (37.50%) jMock
2 3 (37.50%) Mockito
3 1 (12.50%) Checkstyle
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Backend Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
3 3 (37.50%) PowerMock
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) React
4 2 (25.00%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) JSF
5 1 (12.50%) Kafka
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Struts
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Native
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Architectural Design
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Java 8
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle