Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 164 155
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 +21
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 25 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.61% 0.12% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.95% 0.81% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 12
Berkshire median daily rate £500 - £456
10th Percentile £400 - £450
90th Percentile £575 - £546
South East median daily rate £544 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +11.54% +2.63% -17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 847 620 517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.50% 15.12% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 355 269
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £250
90th Percentile £601 £585 £602
South East median daily rate £455 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +7.06% -2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £18.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -22.35% +24.34%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.25 £11.73
90th Percentile £25.00 £38.35 £22.12
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +6.06% -9.59% +14.06%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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
Bracknell - 13 £550 - 1
Reading -6 5 £494 - 2
Newbury - 5 £425 - 1
AWS CloudFormation
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 23 (92.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (76.00%) DevOps
3 18 (72.00%) AWS Lambda
3 18 (72.00%) Node.js
3 18 (72.00%) Serverless
4 16 (64.00%) Jenkins
5 13 (52.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
6 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (44.00%) Web Services
7 11 (44.00%) OOP
7 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (44.00%) TDD
7 11 (44.00%) Pair Programming
7 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
7 11 (44.00%) User Stories
7 11 (44.00%) REST
7 11 (44.00%) Amazon Kinesis
7 11 (44.00%) Functional Programming
7 11 (44.00%) Terraform
8 10 (40.00%) Ansible
8 10 (40.00%) Docker
8 10 (40.00%) Windows
9 9 (36.00%) Linux
9 9 (36.00%) HTML
9 9 (36.00%) CSS
9 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (36.00%) Kubernetes

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 8 (32.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 23 (92.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (72.00%) AWS Lambda
2 18 (72.00%) Serverless
3 11 (44.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (12.00%) IaaS
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (12.00%) PaaS
6 2 (8.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (8.00%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (8.00%) CloudBees
6 2 (8.00%) OpenShift
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (4.00%) CloudFront
7 1 (4.00%) Datadog
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (32.00%) JIRA
3 8 (32.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) React Developer
4 7 (28.00%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Senior React Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (12.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Azure DevOps
9 2 (8.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) Node.js
2 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
3 11 (44.00%) REST
3 11 (44.00%) Web Services
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 8 (32.00%) CSS3
5 8 (32.00%) HTML5
5 8 (32.00%) LESS
5 8 (32.00%) Sass
6 6 (24.00%) React
7 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (4.00%) JSP
7 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (12.00%) CentOS
5 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.00%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Functional Programming
2 11 (44.00%) OOP
2 11 (44.00%) Pair Programming
2 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (44.00%) TDD
2 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
2 11 (44.00%) User Stories
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (32.00%) API Testing
4 8 (32.00%) BDD
4 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (32.00%) Cross-Browser Development
4 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Kanban
4 8 (32.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) Go
5 2 (8.00%) Groovy
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Terraform
2 10 (40.00%) Ansible
3 9 (36.00%) Kubernetes
3 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (36.00%) Puppet
4 8 (32.00%) Packer
5 5 (20.00%) Salt
6 2 (8.00%) Kibana
7 1 (4.00%) SCCM
7 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Google
1 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) MKS
2 1 (4.00%) New Relic
2 1 (4.00%) Nintex
2 1 (4.00%) Splunk
2 1 (4.00%) VMware