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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 62 86
Rank change year-on-year +39 +24  
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 84 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.14% 1.28% 0.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.62% 33.33% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 1
Median daily rate £473 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.17% +21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 212 36 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.54% 3.83% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 24 26
Median daily rate £475 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £29.00 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year +75.75% -38.31%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +32 59 £475 -5.00% 12
High Wycombe +4 1 - - 1
Marlow - 1 £775 -
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 65 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (45.71%) OpenStack
3 43 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (39.05%) Linux
5 40 (38.10%) VMware
6 39 (37.14%) Ansible
7 37 (35.24%) Windows
8 32 (30.48%) Java
9 25 (23.81%) DevOps
10 22 (20.95%) Finance
10 22 (20.95%) Configuration Management
10 22 (20.95%) Public Cloud
11 21 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
11 21 (20.00%) Migration
12 20 (19.05%) Spring
13 19 (18.10%) JavaScript
14 17 (16.19%) Cloud Foundry
15 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
15 16 (15.24%) Microservices
16 15 (14.29%) Solaris
16 15 (14.29%) Ruby
17 14 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
17 14 (13.33%) Banking
17 14 (13.33%) GitLab
18 13 (12.38%) TDD
18 13 (12.38%) AIX
18 13 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (12.38%) Go
18 13 (12.38%) Node.js
19 12 (11.43%) Microsoft

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 48 (45.71%) OpenStack
2 17 (16.19%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (6.67%) Apache
4 4 (3.81%) IIS
4 4 (3.81%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.90%) Confluence
6 2 (1.90%) JBoss
6 2 (1.90%) WildFly
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 65 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (10.48%) IaaS
4 9 (8.57%) PaaS
5 7 (6.67%) OpenShift
6 6 (5.71%) Bluemix
6 6 (5.71%) IBM Cloud
7 5 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (4.76%) Office 365
8 4 (3.81%) Amazon S3
8 4 (3.81%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (3.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.90%) SaaS
9 2 (1.90%) Sauce Labs
10 1 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.95%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.95%) GitHub
10 1 (0.95%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) Firewall
2 10 (9.52%) DHCP
2 10 (9.52%) DNS
3 4 (3.81%) NAS
3 4 (3.81%) SAN
4 2 (1.90%) Internet
4 2 (1.90%) LAN
4 2 (1.90%) WAN
5 1 (0.95%) HTTP
5 1 (0.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.57%) MySQL
3 6 (5.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (4.76%) Redis
4 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.81%) MS Access
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.86%) Big Data
6 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (13.33%) GitLab
2 11 (10.48%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.62%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.62%) JIRA
4 7 (6.67%) Selenium
5 6 (5.71%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.76%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.81%) LoadRunner
7 4 (3.81%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.86%) Grunt
8 3 (2.86%) gulp
8 3 (2.86%) Mocha
8 3 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.86%) webpack
9 2 (1.90%) Appium
9 2 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.90%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.90%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.95%) Gradle
General
1 22 (20.95%) Finance
2 14 (13.33%) Banking
3 5 (4.76%) Spanish Language
4 4 (3.81%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Automotive
5 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.90%) German Language
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Architect
2 24 (22.86%) Developer
3 20 (19.05%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (12.38%) Technical Architect
5 12 (11.43%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (10.48%) AWS Developer
7 9 (8.57%) Automation Engineer
7 9 (8.57%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (7.62%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
9 7 (6.67%) Cloud Automation Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Node.js Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.71%) Tester
11 5 (4.76%) Consultant
11 5 (4.76%) QA Tester
11 5 (4.76%) Technical Manager
12 4 (3.81%) Chief Technology Officer
12 4 (3.81%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.05%) Spring
2 13 (12.38%) Node.js
3 8 (7.62%) SOAP
4 7 (6.67%) .NET
4 7 (6.67%) HTML
4 7 (6.67%) HTML5
4 7 (6.67%) JMS
4 7 (6.67%) Spring Boot
4 7 (6.67%) Web Services
5 6 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 6 (5.71%) Hibernate
5 6 (5.71%) J2EE
5 6 (5.71%) JDBC
5 6 (5.71%) JMX
6 5 (4.76%) CSS
6 5 (4.76%) CSS3
6 5 (4.76%) REST
7 4 (3.81%) Cocoa
7 4 (3.81%) D3.js
7 4 (3.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Public Cloud
2 21 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (10.48%) Private Cloud
4 7 (6.67%) Cloud Native
4 7 (6.67%) User Experience
5 6 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (4.76%) Clustering
7 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.90%) Fintech
7 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (39.05%) Linux
2 37 (35.24%) Windows
3 15 (14.29%) Solaris
4 13 (12.38%) AIX
5 10 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.71%) Android
6 6 (5.71%) Mac OS X
6 6 (5.71%) Unix
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.81%) Windows Vista
9 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.90%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.95%) VMS
11 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.81%) DevOps
3 22 (20.95%) Configuration Management
4 21 (20.00%) Migration
5 16 (15.24%) Microservices
5 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (12.38%) TDD
7 11 (10.48%) BDD
7 11 (10.48%) Test Automation
8 10 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (9.52%) Validation
9 9 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (7.62%) Kanban
11 7 (6.67%) Business Development
11 7 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 7 (6.67%) SOA
12 6 (5.71%) Scrum
13 5 (4.76%) API Testing
13 5 (4.76%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.48%) Java
2 19 (18.10%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.29%) Ruby
4 13 (12.38%) Go
5 9 (8.57%) Python
5 9 (8.57%) SQL
6 7 (6.67%) C#
7 6 (5.71%) Apple Swift
7 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.81%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.81%) VBA
9 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.90%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.95%) Perl
10 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) MCITP
1 3 (2.86%) MCSE
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.90%) Degree
3 1 (0.95%) CCNA
3 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) Docker
2 8 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (37.14%) Ansible
2 12 (11.43%) Rundeck
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (3.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (3.81%) SCCM
3 4 (3.81%) SCOM
4 2 (1.90%) Puppet
5 1 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.95%) Mesos
5 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.95%) Salt
5 1 (0.95%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (38.10%) VMware
2 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.81%) Citrix
4 4 (3.81%) Google
4 4 (3.81%) HP
4 4 (3.81%) StorageTek
4 4 (3.81%) Sun
5 2 (1.90%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle
6 1 (0.95%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco
6 1 (0.95%) F5
6 1 (0.95%) hybris
6 1 (0.95%) IBM
6 1 (0.95%) Juniper
6 1 (0.95%) Pega
6 1 (0.95%) Splunk
6 1 (0.95%) Talend
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