Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 20 July 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 38 54
Rank change year-on-year +12 +16 +7
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 36 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 5.60% 3.65% 1.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.75% 36.23% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 8
Swindon median daily rate £550 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £409 £315 £331
90th Percentile £713 £500 £573
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £406 £475
% change year-on-year +29.23% -14.47% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 121 69 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 18.82% 10.07% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 53 25
Swindon median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +33.33%
10th Percentile £288 £313 £280
90th Percentile £650 £663 £933
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £378 £463
% change year-on-year +19.05% -18.27% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Swindon

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Swindon

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Swindon over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 20 (55.56%) DevOps
2 19 (52.78%) Kubernetes
3 18 (50.00%) Docker
4 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (38.89%) Finance
5 14 (38.89%) C#
5 14 (38.89%) .NET
6 13 (36.11%) Microservices
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (25.00%) Python
9 8 (22.22%) Linux
9 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 8 (22.22%) MVC
9 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
10 7 (19.44%) REST
10 7 (19.44%) Integration Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Windows
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 7 (19.44%) Java
10 7 (19.44%) React
11 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 6 (16.67%) Migration
11 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 6 (16.67%) Atlassian
11 6 (16.67%) Open Source
11 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (13.89%) Cucumber

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (8.33%) Confluence
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
3 2 (5.56%) nginx
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) npm
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (8.33%) CloudFront
3 3 (8.33%) Serverless
4 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.56%) NuGet
4 2 (5.56%) PaaS
4 2 (5.56%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.78%) Office 365
5 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
3 5 (13.89%) JIRA
3 5 (13.89%) Maven
4 4 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 3 (8.33%) Artifactory
5 3 (8.33%) SonarQube
5 3 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (5.56%) CircleCI
6 2 (5.56%) Gradle
6 2 (5.56%) gulp
6 2 (5.56%) JMeter
6 2 (5.56%) JUnit
6 2 (5.56%) Selenium
6 2 (5.56%) Travis CI
6 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (5.56%) WebStorm
7 1 (2.78%) GitLab
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Back Office
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) .NET Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 7 (19.44%) React
3 7 (19.44%) REST
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (13.89%) HTML
5 5 (13.89%) Web Services
6 4 (11.11%) .NET Core
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (11.11%) HTML5
6 4 (11.11%) Sass
7 3 (8.33%) CSS
7 3 (8.33%) jQuery
7 3 (8.33%) Kafka
7 3 (8.33%) Spring
8 2 (5.56%) RAML
8 2 (5.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.56%) Fintech
1 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Robotics
2 1 (2.78%) Social Media
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) DevOps
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) Microservices
4 8 (22.22%) MVC
5 7 (19.44%) Integration Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Migration
6 6 (16.67%) Open Source
6 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) BDD
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (11.11%) Mobile Development
8 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.11%) Web Development
9 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) Python
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.89%) Scala
6 4 (11.11%) F#
6 4 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 3 (8.33%) Groovy
7 3 (8.33%) Java 8
7 3 (8.33%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) GCP
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (52.78%) Kubernetes
2 4 (11.11%) Ansible
2 4 (11.11%) Puppet
3 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.33%) Terraform
4 2 (5.56%) Grafana
5 1 (2.78%) Nessus
5 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Google
3 3 (8.33%) Veracode
4 2 (5.56%) Apigee
4 2 (5.56%) AppDynamics
4 2 (5.56%) Splunk
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe
5 1 (2.78%) Blue Prism
5 1 (2.78%) hybris
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.78%) Sitecore