Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 30 23
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7 +17
Contract jobs citing AWS 68 15 69
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.40% 4.50% 7.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.78% 20.83% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 13 47
10th Percentile £394 " £356
25th Percentile £438 £300 £402
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £453 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.46% -9.47% -6.98%
75th Percentile £575 £488 £563
90th Percentile £638 £499 £580
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £458 £500
% change year-on-year +9.27% -8.49% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £16.00

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 180 72 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 27.52% 21.62% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 55 156
10th Percentile £317 £305 £290
25th Percentile £400 £372 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £470 £460
Median % change year-on-year +1.08% +2.16% +8.24%
75th Percentile £575 £522 £538
90th Percentile £638 £580 £581
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £468 £458 £450
% change year-on-year +2.17% +1.68% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £39.50 - £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £39.50 - £27.50

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Milton Keynes

AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for AWS in Milton Keynes

AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for AWS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for AWS.

1 34 (50.00%) DevOps
2 33 (48.53%) Terraform
3 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (35.29%) Docker
5 21 (30.88%) Finance
6 19 (27.94%) Git (software)
6 19 (27.94%) Kubernetes
7 18 (26.47%) Python
8 17 (25.00%) SQL
8 17 (25.00%) Azure
9 15 (22.06%) Scrum
9 15 (22.06%) TDD
10 14 (20.59%) AWS Lambda
10 14 (20.59%) Serverless
10 14 (20.59%) Deployment Automation
11 13 (19.12%) Social Skills
12 12 (17.65%) REST
12 12 (17.65%) Ansible
13 11 (16.18%) GitHub
13 11 (16.18%) C#
13 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
13 11 (16.18%) React
14 10 (14.71%) PaaS
15 9 (13.24%) Migration
15 9 (13.24%) Firewall
15 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure as Code
16 8 (11.76%) Java
16 8 (11.76%) ITIL
17 7 (10.29%) .NET
17 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (8.82%) nginx
2 5 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.94%) Apache
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (2.94%) Jetty
4 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.47%) Confluence
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) SAS
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.00%) Azure
2 14 (20.59%) AWS Lambda
2 14 (20.59%) Serverless
3 11 (16.18%) GitHub
4 10 (14.71%) PaaS
5 7 (10.29%) GCP
6 5 (7.35%) IaaS
7 4 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (5.88%) Route 53
8 3 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (4.41%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (4.41%) Amazon EKS
8 3 (4.41%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (4.41%) Amazon S3
9 2 (2.94%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (2.94%) AWS Direct Connect
9 2 (2.94%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 2 (2.94%) OpenShift
9 2 (2.94%) SaaS
10 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Firewall
2 2 (2.94%) DNS
2 2 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.47%) ADSL
3 1 (1.47%) HTTP
3 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) Intranet
3 1 (1.47%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.47%) Network Security
3 1 (1.47%) SAN
3 1 (1.47%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) Hadoop
1 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.82%) Big Data
2 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.94%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.94%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.94%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.94%) DB2
4 2 (2.94%) HBase
4 2 (2.94%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.47%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (1.47%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.29%) GitLab
3 6 (8.82%) JIRA
4 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.88%) Storybook
6 2 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.47%) Appium
7 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.47%) JMeter
7 1 (1.47%) Maven
7 1 (1.47%) Selenium
7 1 (1.47%) SonarQube
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Social Skills
3 6 (8.82%) Presentation Skills
3 6 (8.82%) Retail
4 5 (7.35%) Automotive
4 5 (7.35%) Public Sector
5 3 (4.41%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Architect
3 9 (13.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (10.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.88%) AWS Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Data Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.41%) SAP Manager
7 3 (4.41%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) REST
2 11 (16.18%) React
3 7 (10.29%) .NET
3 7 (10.29%) Node.js
4 6 (8.82%) .NET Core
4 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
4 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (8.82%) Entity Framework
4 6 (8.82%) NHibernate
5 5 (7.35%) Kafka
6 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.88%) CSS
6 4 (5.88%) Enzyme
6 4 (5.88%) Jest
6 4 (5.88%) NestJS
6 4 (5.88%) OAuth
6 4 (5.88%) OpenID
6 4 (5.88%) Redux
7 3 (4.41%) GraphQL
7 3 (4.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (4.41%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.94%) iPad
3 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.47%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) CoreOS
2 5 (7.35%) Windows
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.94%) Unix
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) DevOps
2 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.06%) Scrum
3 15 (22.06%) TDD
4 14 (20.59%) Deployment Automation
5 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure as Code
5 9 (13.24%) Migration
6 8 (11.76%) ITIL
7 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.82%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.82%) Microservices
8 6 (8.82%) SOLID
8 6 (8.82%) Web Development
9 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.35%) Data Ingestion
9 5 (7.35%) Security Hardening
10 4 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) Python
2 17 (25.00%) SQL
3 11 (16.18%) C#
3 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.76%) Java
5 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.82%) TypeScript
6 5 (7.35%) Go
7 2 (2.94%) Groovy
7 2 (2.94%) Ruby
7 2 (2.94%) Scala
8 1 (1.47%) C
8 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.47%) Solidity
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (5.88%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.94%) CCIE
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) GRC
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (35.29%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.47%) HDFS
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (48.53%) Terraform
2 19 (27.94%) Kubernetes
3 12 (17.65%) Ansible
4 5 (7.35%) HAProxy
4 5 (7.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (7.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (7.35%) Puppet
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.47%) Grafana
5 1 (1.47%) logstash
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.47%) Rancher
5 1 (1.47%) vRealize
5 1 (1.47%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Dynatrace
2 5 (7.35%) Hortonworks
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco
3 4 (5.88%) Rackspace
3 4 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.41%) IBM
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) Alibaba
5 2 (2.94%) F5
5 2 (2.94%) Google
5 2 (2.94%) Infoblox
5 2 (2.94%) Informatica
6 1 (1.47%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.47%) Confluent
6 1 (1.47%) Databricks
6 1 (1.47%) StreamSets
6 1 (1.47%) Veeam
6 1 (1.47%) VMware