Period
to 18 February 2019

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

DevOps Engineer - AWS
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 90 93
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 +14
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.40% 0.083% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.089% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Reading median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +0.56%
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +46.67% -25.00% +11.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,351 1,128 1,309
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.98% 93.84% 91.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 727 671
Reading median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £279 £258 £220
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 81
Reading median hourly rate £41.25 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +184.48% +3.57% -47.17%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £53.95 £47.50 £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +11.03% -3.33% -21.05%

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in Reading

AWS DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in Reading

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, AWS DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region featuring AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Ansible
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (33.33%) CentOS
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) PaaS
5 2 (33.33%) IaaS
5 2 (33.33%) Terraform
5 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
5 2 (33.33%) Docker
6 1 (16.67%) Sensu
6 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Graphite
6 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
6 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (16.67%) Go
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (16.67%) Grafana
6 1 (16.67%) Web Operations

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) IaaS
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon Athena
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (16.67%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (16.67%) CircleCI
4 1 (16.67%) Codeship
4 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Go
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (16.67%) Grafana
3 1 (16.67%) Graphite
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SAP