Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 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 Web Services (AWS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 34 45
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11 +53
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 79 105 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.19% 5.18% 4.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.23% 29.33% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 49
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £368 £408 £363
90th Percentile £585 £575 £625
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £470
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £48.40 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +38.29% -17.65% -

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 326 358 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.42% 17.66% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 207 143
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £443 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £225 £226 £251
90th Percentile £629 £597 £625
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.00 £16.87 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.51% -41.82% +70.59%
10th Percentile £27.85 £14.56 £27.00
90th Percentile £50.40 £19.09 £31.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £18.11 £16.50
% change year-on-year +93.26% +9.76% -15.36%

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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 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
Milton Keynes -1 70 £475 -5.00% 11
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 48 (60.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (40.51%) DevOps
4 23 (29.11%) Git (software)
5 21 (26.58%) Linux
6 20 (25.32%) Red Hat
7 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
8 18 (22.78%) Jenkins
9 17 (21.52%) Ansible
9 17 (21.52%) VMware
9 17 (21.52%) JIRA
10 16 (20.25%) Windows
11 14 (17.72%) C#
11 14 (17.72%) Finance
12 13 (16.46%) Migration
12 13 (16.46%) Java
12 13 (16.46%) .NET
13 12 (15.19%) Web Services
13 12 (15.19%) Python
13 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (13.92%) Configuration Management
14 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
14 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
14 11 (13.92%) SOAP
14 11 (13.92%) SharePoint
14 11 (13.92%) Confluence
14 11 (13.92%) OpenShift
14 11 (13.92%) Windows Server
15 10 (12.66%) Terraform
15 10 (12.66%) PaaS

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 11 (13.92%) Confluence
1 11 (13.92%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.13%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.86%) OpenStack
4 5 (6.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.80%) WordPress
7 2 (2.53%) Apache
7 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.53%) IBM Domino
7 2 (2.53%) IIS
7 2 (2.53%) JBoss
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.27%) CMS
8 1 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 48 (60.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (13.92%) OpenShift
3 10 (12.66%) PaaS
4 9 (11.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (11.39%) Amazon S3
4 9 (11.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (11.39%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (11.39%) IaaS
4 9 (11.39%) Route 53
4 9 (11.39%) Serverless
5 6 (7.59%) CloudFront
6 5 (6.33%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (6.33%) Office 365
6 5 (6.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (5.06%) SaaS
8 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.53%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.27%) GitHub
9 1 (1.27%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) Firewall
2 4 (5.06%) DHCP
2 4 (5.06%) DNS
2 4 (5.06%) WAN
3 3 (3.80%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.53%) BGP
4 2 (2.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (2.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (2.53%) HTTP
4 2 (2.53%) Intranet
4 2 (2.53%) LAN
4 2 (2.53%) NX-OS
4 2 (2.53%) OSPF
4 2 (2.53%) SSL
4 2 (2.53%) VPN
4 2 (2.53%) Wireless
5 1 (1.27%) MPLS
5 1 (1.27%) NAS
5 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (6.33%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
4 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) Power BI
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.78%) Jenkins
3 17 (21.52%) JIRA
4 9 (11.39%) TeamCity
5 7 (8.86%) Subversion
6 6 (7.59%) GitLab
6 6 (7.59%) SpecFlow
6 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
8 4 (5.06%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.80%) Maven
9 3 (3.80%) Selenium
9 3 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.53%) Appium
10 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.53%) FishEye
11 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
11 1 (1.27%) RSpec
11 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (17.72%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Banking
2 3 (3.80%) Financial Institution
2 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Advertising
3 1 (1.27%) Electronics
3 1 (1.27%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Law
3 1 (1.27%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Publishing
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (27.85%) Developer
3 11 (13.92%) .NET Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Architect
4 9 (11.39%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.33%) AWS Developer
5 5 (6.33%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (6.33%) Lead Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.06%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (5.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.06%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) AWS Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) .NET
2 12 (15.19%) Web Services
3 11 (13.92%) SOAP
4 8 (10.13%) JSON
5 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.86%) XML
6 6 (7.59%) .NET Core
6 6 (7.59%) YAML
7 5 (6.33%) REST
8 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.06%) Node.js
9 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.80%) CSS
9 3 (3.80%) HTML
9 3 (3.80%) jQuery
9 3 (3.80%) React
9 3 (3.80%) RESTful
9 3 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.53%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) Clustering
3 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.27%) e-Health
5 1 (1.27%) EPoS
5 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.27%) Online Games
5 1 (1.27%) SCADA
5 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) Windows
3 11 (13.92%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.80%) AIX
5 3 (3.80%) Solaris
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.53%) Android
6 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.53%) Unix
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.51%) DevOps
3 13 (16.46%) Migration
4 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.92%) Configuration Management
6 10 (12.66%) Release Management
6 10 (12.66%) Scrum
6 10 (12.66%) Test Automation
7 9 (11.39%) Microservices
7 9 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.13%) ITIL
8 8 (10.13%) Project Management
9 7 (8.86%) Data Migration
9 7 (8.86%) MVC
10 6 (7.59%) Process Improvement
10 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (7.59%) Web Development
11 5 (6.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 5 (6.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) C#
2 13 (16.46%) Java
3 12 (15.19%) Python
4 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.66%) PowerShell
6 8 (10.13%) Bash Shell
6 8 (10.13%) SQL
7 4 (5.06%) PHP
8 3 (3.80%) C
8 3 (3.80%) ES6
9 2 (2.53%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.27%) Go
10 1 (1.27%) Groovy
10 1 (1.27%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.80%) MCITP
3 3 (3.80%) MCSE
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.53%) CCIE
4 2 (2.53%) CCNA
4 2 (2.53%) CCNP
5 1 (1.27%) CCSP
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.27%) SSCP
5 1 (1.27%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) COBIT
3 1 (1.27%) GDPR
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.13%) Docker
4 4 (5.06%) vSphere
5 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.27%) oVirt
6 1 (1.27%) RHEV
6 1 (1.27%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (21.52%) Ansible
2 10 (12.66%) Terraform
3 4 (5.06%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) Puppet
4 3 (3.80%) SCCM
4 3 (3.80%) SCOM
4 3 (3.80%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.53%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.53%) Kibana
5 2 (2.53%) Nagios
5 2 (2.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.27%) CASB
6 1 (1.27%) vRealize
6 1 (1.27%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Red Hat
2 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
3 17 (21.52%) VMware
4 10 (12.66%) IBM
5 7 (8.86%) F5
6 5 (6.33%) Cisco
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle
8 3 (3.80%) Google
8 3 (3.80%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.53%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.53%) CA
9 2 (2.53%) Citrix
9 2 (2.53%) CyberArk
9 2 (2.53%) Meraki
9 2 (2.53%) Planview
9 2 (2.53%) Remedy
9 2 (2.53%) Splunk
9 2 (2.53%) White Clarke
9 2 (2.53%) Zend