Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 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
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 23 36
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 -6
Contract jobs citing AWS 22 75 79
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.15% 6.90% 5.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.51% 28.09% 28.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 49 35
Median daily rate £453 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £336 £439
90th Percentile £490 £582 £773
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £453 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -4.71% -5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 83 267 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.44% 24.56% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 179 153
Median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £200
90th Percentile £606 £638 £675
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £471 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +4.72% +2.27% -1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.25 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.57% +84.21% -
10th Percentile £16.13 £35.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £30.46 £35.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate £16.25 £34.00 £16.87
% change year-on-year -52.21% +101.51% -41.82%

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 6 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for AWS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Azure
3 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (36.36%) Migration
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) Python
7 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
7 5 (22.73%) Java
7 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
7 5 (22.73%) RESTful
7 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 5 (22.73%) Open Source
7 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
7 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
8 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
8 4 (18.18%) Requirements Gathering
8 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 4 (18.18%) MySQL
8 4 (18.18%) Automotive
8 4 (18.18%) ETL
9 3 (13.64%) Middleware
9 3 (13.64%) Project Management

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 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) OpenWhisk
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Azure
2 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (13.64%) Amazon S3
3 3 (13.64%) GCP
3 3 (13.64%) npm
4 2 (9.09%) PaaS
4 2 (9.09%) Power Platform
4 2 (9.09%) Serverless
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Functions
5 1 (4.55%) IaaS
5 1 (4.55%) Office 365
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) MySQL
4 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data
5 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.09%) Power BI
5 2 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.55%) PolyBase
6 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2017
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Grunt
2 3 (13.64%) Mocha
2 3 (13.64%) webpack
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 4 (18.18%) Automotive
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Business Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Applications Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Mobile Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Business Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Data Scientist
3 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) RESTful
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
2 3 (13.64%) Chai
2 3 (13.64%) Enzyme
2 3 (13.64%) Express
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) Jest
2 3 (13.64%) jQuery
2 3 (13.64%) JSON
2 3 (13.64%) Mongoose
2 3 (13.64%) Node.js
2 3 (13.64%) PhoneGap
2 3 (13.64%) React
2 3 (13.64%) React Native
2 3 (13.64%) Redux
2 3 (13.64%) REST
2 3 (13.64%) Sass
2 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Android
2 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) AIX
3 1 (4.55%) HPUX
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Migration
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
4 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
4 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
4 5 (22.73%) Open Source
4 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
5 4 (18.18%) ETL
5 4 (18.18%) Requirements Gathering
6 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
6 3 (13.64%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (13.64%) MVC
6 3 (13.64%) MVVM
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Apple Swift
4 3 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) ES6
4 3 (13.64%) Kotlin
4 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Java 8
5 2 (9.09%) R
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Terraform
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) OutSystems
1 3 (13.64%) Xamarin
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Brocade
3 1 (4.55%) Capita
3 1 (4.55%) CommVault
3 1 (4.55%) Computacenter
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
3 1 (4.55%) McAfee
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) Talend
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas