Period
to 20 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 85 99
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 -
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.47% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Reading median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
Berkshire median daily rate £465 £370 £500
% change year-on-year +25.68% -26.00% -
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 1,357 1,180 1,321
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.65% 93.35% 90.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 699 707
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £190 £250 £228
90th Percentile £575 £575 £571
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 57 77
Reading median hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -6.67% -30.39%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £44.10 £40.75 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +37.93% - -32.71%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS DevOps Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Ansible
4 3 (42.86%) Docker
4 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
5 2 (28.57%) OpenVPN
5 2 (28.57%) Route 53
5 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
5 2 (28.57%) Fedora
5 2 (28.57%) Btrfs
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
2 2 (28.57%) Route 53
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) IPsec
1 2 (28.57%) OpenVPN
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) CircleCI
2 1 (14.29%) Codeship
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Fedora
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Certification
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) Btrfs
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
3 2 (28.57%) Consul
3 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (28.57%) Terraform
4 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Google