Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation 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 CloudFormation
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 150 165
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 -5
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 14 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 0.61% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.42% 2.82% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 0
Berkshire median daily rate £531 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
South East median daily rate £588 £544 £488
% change year-on-year +8.05% +11.54% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 - -

AWS CloudFormation 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%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in Berkshire

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS CloudFormation in Berkshire

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Berkshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS CloudFormation in Berkshire

AWS CloudFormation
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 AWS CloudFormation 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
Newbury -3 4 - - 2
Reading -6 4 £475 -3.80% 5
Bracknell +9 3 £588 +6.82% 1
AWS CloudFormation
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 AWS CloudFormation.

1 13 (92.86%) AWS
2 12 (85.71%) DevOps
3 10 (71.43%) Terraform
4 9 (64.29%) Python
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) Node.js
6 7 (50.00%) GCP
7 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 6 (42.86%) Cloud Native
7 6 (42.86%) Azure
7 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
8 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (35.71%) Google
8 5 (35.71%) Web Services
8 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
8 5 (35.71%) Serverless
9 4 (28.57%) DevSecOps
9 4 (28.57%) Docker
9 4 (28.57%) TDD
9 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
9 4 (28.57%) Scrum
9 4 (28.57%) Amazon S3
10 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
10 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
10 3 (21.43%) Kanban
10 3 (21.43%) REST
10 3 (21.43%) CSS3
10 3 (21.43%) HTML5
10 3 (21.43%) BDD

AWS CloudFormation
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 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) AWS
2 7 (50.00%) GCP
3 6 (42.86%) Azure
4 5 (35.71%) Serverless
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon S3
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (21.43%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (21.43%) IaaS
7 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (14.29%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (14.29%) PaaS
8 1 (7.14%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (7.14%) CloudFront
8 1 (7.14%) Route 53
8 1 (7.14%) SaaS
8 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.14%) BigQuery
2 1 (7.14%) SimpleDB
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) CircleCI
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics Developer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Expert
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DevSecOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Node.js
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) LESS
3 3 (21.43%) REST
3 3 (21.43%) Sass
4 2 (14.29%) Redux
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Core
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Cloud Native
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
3 3 (21.43%) User Experience
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) DevSecOps
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Cross-Browser Development
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Programming
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Kanban
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) OOP
5 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
5 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (7.14%) NIST
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Terraform
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
2 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
3 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) CyberArk
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Qualys
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Trend Micro