Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 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 Web Services (AWS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 18 84
Rank change year-on-year -32 +66 +39
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 65 204 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.89% 8.61% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.38% 43.59% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 77 14
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £538 £451 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.31% +9.21% +33.06%
10th Percentile £363 £324 £301
90th Percentile £765 £547 £650
South East median daily rate £525 £484 £450
% change year-on-year +8.47% +7.56% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.13 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -8.61% +28.57% -10.26%

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 319 468 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.11% 19.75% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 175 71
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +34.92%
10th Percentile £210 £291 £225
90th Percentile £656 £530 £538
South East median daily rate £475 £433 £450
% change year-on-year +9.83% -3.89% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £60.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.33% +169.66% +122.50%
10th Percentile £14.00 £33.60 £10.62
90th Percentile £17.00 £60.00 £35.68
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +9.38%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 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
Milton Keynes -26 55 £538 +11.69% 18
Beaconsfield - 2 £488 -
High Wycombe -2 1 - -
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 38 (58.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 38 (58.46%) DevOps
2 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.77%) .NET
3 20 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 19 (29.23%) Git (software)
5 18 (27.69%) PaaS
5 18 (27.69%) C#
5 18 (27.69%) Finance
6 17 (26.15%) JIRA
7 16 (24.62%) Linux
7 16 (24.62%) Red Hat
8 15 (23.08%) Confluence
9 14 (21.54%) OpenStack
10 13 (20.00%) OpenShift
11 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
11 12 (18.46%) Scrum
11 12 (18.46%) Deployment Automation
12 11 (16.92%) Firewall
12 11 (16.92%) IBM
12 11 (16.92%) IaaS
12 11 (16.92%) Redis
12 11 (16.92%) Selenium
13 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
13 10 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (15.38%) Security Architecture
13 10 (15.38%) MongoDB
13 10 (15.38%) NuoDB
13 10 (15.38%) Docker
13 10 (15.38%) Python

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 15 (23.08%) Confluence
2 14 (21.54%) OpenStack
3 8 (12.31%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.54%) Apache
6 1 (1.54%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.54%) Kentico
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 38 (58.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (27.69%) PaaS
3 13 (20.00%) OpenShift
4 11 (16.92%) IaaS
5 6 (9.23%) SaaS
6 5 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (4.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (3.08%) Office 365
9 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.54%) GitHub
9 1 (1.54%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) Firewall
2 4 (6.15%) DNS
3 3 (4.62%) DHCP
3 3 (4.62%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.08%) Internet
5 1 (1.54%) HTTP
5 1 (1.54%) LAN
5 1 (1.54%) Network Security
5 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.54%) WAN
5 1 (1.54%) Wireless
5 1 (1.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) Redis
2 10 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 10 (15.38%) NuoDB
2 10 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.54%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.54%) QlikView
4 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 19 (29.23%) Git (software)
3 17 (26.15%) JIRA
4 11 (16.92%) Selenium
5 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
5 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.08%) GitLab
7 1 (1.54%) Appium
7 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.54%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Legal
4 3 (4.62%) Automotive
4 3 (4.62%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Developer
1 16 (24.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Architect
3 11 (16.92%) .NET Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.31%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (12.31%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Senior C# Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.69%) .NET Architect
7 5 (7.69%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Azure Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) .NET
2 10 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.23%) Web Services
5 3 (4.62%) .NET Core
6 2 (3.08%) HTML
6 2 (3.08%) RESTful
6 2 (3.08%) Spring
7 1 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.54%) Angular 2
7 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.54%) CSS
7 1 (1.54%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.54%) LAMP
7 1 (1.54%) Middleware
7 1 (1.54%) REST
7 1 (1.54%) SOAP
7 1 (1.54%) Symfony
7 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) New Media
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
3 1 (1.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.54%) Android
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) DevOps
2 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.46%) Deployment Automation
3 12 (18.46%) Scrum
4 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 10 (15.38%) Security Architecture
5 9 (13.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (13.85%) Migration
5 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
6 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.77%) Open Source
7 7 (10.77%) TDD
8 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
8 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.23%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 5 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) C#
2 10 (15.38%) Python
3 9 (13.85%) Java
4 6 (9.23%) Ruby
5 5 (7.69%) SQL
6 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.62%) Go
6 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) TOGAF Certification
2 5 (7.69%) CISSP
3 4 (6.15%) SSCP
4 1 (1.54%) CCNP
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) MCP
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) GDPR
1 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Docker
2 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Terraform
2 7 (10.77%) Ansible
3 1 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.54%) Puppet
3 1 (1.54%) vRealize
3 1 (1.54%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Red Hat
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.92%) IBM
4 5 (7.69%) Google
5 4 (6.15%) Cisco
6 3 (4.62%) F5
6 3 (4.62%) Nokia
7 2 (3.08%) SAP
7 2 (3.08%) VMware
8 1 (1.54%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.54%) Informatica
8 1 (1.54%) Meraki
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle
8 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.54%) Tableau