Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 23 June 2018 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 21 42
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 6 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.17% 3.93% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.75% 39.29% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
Slough median daily rate £455 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.24% -17.50% +33.33%
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Slough with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 32 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 11.59% 10.00% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 23
Slough median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £240 £184 £325
90th Percentile £542 £545 £486
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 - £12.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.11 £13.75 £19.61
% change year-on-year +31.71% -29.88% +35.24%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Slough

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon AWS in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Slough

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Slough over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) AirWatch
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Veeam
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) HTML

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Avro
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) D3.js
1 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Kafka
1 1 (16.67%) LESS
1 1 (16.67%) Lucene
1 1 (16.67%) Memcached
1 1 (16.67%) Protocol Buffers
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (16.67%) Asynchronous Programming
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
2 1 (16.67%) Market Research
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat