Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 25 November 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 Web Services (AWS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 84 126
Rank change year-on-year +65 +42 -15
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 196 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.33% 1.21% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.56% 20.19% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 16 6
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.07% +20.97% -17.33%
10th Percentile £324 £263 £259
90th Percentile £573 £650 £369
South East median daily rate £476 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.83% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -10.26% -79.37%

Amazon AWS 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 450 104 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.13% 6.00% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 67 42
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +37.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £296 £225 £216
90th Percentile £561 £500 £446
South East median daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 £22.25 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.66% +122.50% +0.73%
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% +11.30%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Buckinghamshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Buckinghamshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Buckinghamshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 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
Milton Keynes +63 145 £475 +26.67% 6
Aylesbury +2 2 £550 -
High Wycombe - 1 £525 - 3
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 118 (60.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (43.37%) OpenStack
3 79 (40.31%) DevOps
4 76 (38.78%) Banking
5 69 (35.20%) Finance
6 67 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (28.57%) Linux
8 53 (27.04%) Java
9 52 (26.53%) VMware
10 51 (26.02%) Windows
11 49 (25.00%) OpenShift
12 45 (22.96%) PaaS
13 44 (22.45%) Ansible
14 40 (20.41%) Jenkins
15 39 (19.90%) Cloud Foundry
16 37 (18.88%) IaaS
17 31 (15.82%) Hybrid Cloud
18 30 (15.31%) Redis
19 29 (14.80%) Microsoft
19 29 (14.80%) Cloud Computing
20 28 (14.29%) Red Hat
20 28 (14.29%) Public Cloud
20 28 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
20 28 (14.29%) Docker
21 27 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (13.78%) JIRA
22 26 (13.27%) Ruby
22 26 (13.27%) Firewall
23 25 (12.76%) Google
23 25 (12.76%) Git (software)

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 85 (43.37%) OpenStack
2 39 (19.90%) Cloud Foundry
3 23 (11.73%) Confluence
4 17 (8.67%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.06%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.04%) IIS
6 4 (2.04%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.04%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.53%) Apache
7 3 (1.53%) Drupal
8 2 (1.02%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.02%) CMS
8 2 (1.02%) Liferay
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.51%) SAS
9 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (6.63%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 118 (60.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (25.00%) OpenShift
3 45 (22.96%) PaaS
4 37 (18.88%) IaaS
5 29 (14.80%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (12.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (10.20%) Office 365
8 7 (3.57%) Sauce Labs
9 4 (2.04%) Bluemix
9 4 (2.04%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.02%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.02%) BrowserStack
10 2 (1.02%) Serverless
11 1 (0.51%) Akamai
11 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.51%) npm
11 1 (0.51%) SaaS
11 1 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.27%) Firewall
2 17 (8.67%) DNS
3 9 (4.59%) DHCP
4 7 (3.57%) Internet
5 3 (1.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (1.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (1.53%) HTTP
5 3 (1.53%) MPLS
5 3 (1.53%) NAS
5 3 (1.53%) Network Security
5 3 (1.53%) SAN
6 1 (0.51%) LAN
6 1 (0.51%) VLAN
6 1 (0.51%) WAN
6 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.31%) Redis
2 15 (7.65%) MySQL
3 11 (5.61%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.59%) NuoDB
4 9 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.53%) Big Data
8 3 (1.53%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.51%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 40 (20.41%) Jenkins
2 27 (13.78%) JIRA
3 25 (12.76%) Git (software)
4 19 (9.69%) Selenium
5 13 (6.63%) GitLab
6 11 (5.61%) Bitbucket
7 7 (3.57%) Appium
7 7 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.57%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.55%) Maven
9 3 (1.53%) Gradle
9 3 (1.53%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.53%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.53%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.02%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.02%) Protractor
11 1 (0.51%) Mocha
11 1 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 76 (38.78%) Banking
2 69 (35.20%) Finance
3 15 (7.65%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.10%) Automotive
4 10 (5.10%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.06%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.02%) International Banking
6 2 (1.02%) Marketing
6 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (18.88%) Architect
2 32 (16.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (12.24%) Developer
4 23 (11.73%) Cloud Architect
5 18 (9.18%) Cloud Engineer
6 15 (7.65%) Consultant
7 13 (6.63%) AWS Architect
8 12 (6.12%) Azure Architect
8 12 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.12%) Support Engineer
9 11 (5.61%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.61%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Software Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.73%) RabbitMQ
2 20 (10.20%) Spring
3 18 (9.18%) Web Services
4 11 (5.61%) REST
5 10 (5.10%) SOAP
6 9 (4.59%) Hibernate
7 8 (4.08%) .NET
7 8 (4.08%) Velocity
8 7 (3.57%) Node.js
9 6 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (2.55%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.55%) J2EE
11 4 (2.04%) AngularJS
11 4 (2.04%) JDBC
11 4 (2.04%) JMS
11 4 (2.04%) JMX
11 4 (2.04%) WCF
12 3 (1.53%) CSS
12 3 (1.53%) HTML
12 3 (1.53%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.82%) Hybrid Cloud
2 28 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 15 (7.65%) Cloud Native
4 10 (5.10%) CMDB
5 7 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.06%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (2.04%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.53%) Clustering
10 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.51%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 56 (28.57%) Linux
2 51 (26.02%) Windows
3 23 (11.73%) Windows Server
4 14 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.08%) Android
5 8 (4.08%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.57%) Mac OS X
7 6 (3.06%) Solaris
8 4 (2.04%) AIX
8 4 (2.04%) Unix
8 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.53%) VMS
9 3 (1.53%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.51%) CentOS
10 1 (0.51%) SUSE
10 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (40.31%) DevOps
2 67 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 27 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (12.24%) TDD
6 23 (11.73%) Microservices
7 19 (9.69%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (9.18%) Process Improvement
8 18 (9.18%) Release Management
8 18 (9.18%) Scrum
9 16 (8.16%) Configuration Management
9 16 (8.16%) Software Engineering
10 15 (7.65%) Migration
11 12 (6.12%) Pair Programming
12 10 (5.10%) Test Automation
13 9 (4.59%) BDD
13 9 (4.59%) Load Balancing
14 8 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
15 7 (3.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
15 7 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.04%) Java
2 26 (13.27%) Ruby
3 25 (12.76%) Go
4 14 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.61%) SQL
6 9 (4.59%) Python
7 7 (3.57%) Apple Swift
8 6 (3.06%) C#
8 6 (3.06%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.06%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.53%) Perl
9 3 (1.53%) VB
10 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.51%) PHP
11 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (2.55%) Degree
1 5 (2.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.53%) MCITP
3 3 (1.53%) MCSE
3 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.02%) CCNA
4 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.51%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.51%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.63%) QA
2 7 (3.57%) GDPR
3 3 (1.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (14.29%) Docker
2 24 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 23 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.51%) vCloud
6 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (22.45%) Ansible
2 11 (5.61%) Jamf Pro
3 6 (3.06%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.06%) Rundeck
4 4 (2.04%) SCCM
4 4 (2.04%) SCOM
5 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (1.53%) Puppet
6 2 (1.02%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 2 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.51%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.51%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.51%) Nagios
7 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.51%) Terraform
7 1 (0.51%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.51%) vRealize
Vendors
1 52 (26.53%) VMware
2 29 (14.80%) Microsoft
3 28 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 25 (12.76%) Google
5 12 (6.12%) IBM
6 5 (2.55%) Cloudera
7 4 (2.04%) Cisco
7 4 (2.04%) Citrix
7 4 (2.04%) F5
7 4 (2.04%) HP
7 4 (2.04%) Splunk
7 4 (2.04%) Sun
8 3 (1.53%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.53%) Fortinet
8 3 (1.53%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.53%) Qualys
8 3 (1.53%) Sourcefire
8 3 (1.53%) StorageTek
8 3 (1.53%) Tufin
9 2 (1.02%) Oracle