Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 27 41
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14 +23
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 58 35 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 7.30% 5.22% 2.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.85% 38.04% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 9
Swindon median daily rate £525 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.26% -0.59% +54.55%
10th Percentile £409 £315 £338
90th Percentile £625 £500 £525
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £413 £463
% change year-on-year +27.27% -10.81% +32.14%
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 142 92 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 17.86% 13.71% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 72 30
Swindon median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +24.09%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £286
90th Percentile £613 £506 £926
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £379 £438
% change year-on-year +31.93% -13.37% +27.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 40 (68.97%) Docker
2 36 (62.07%) DevOps
3 34 (58.62%) Kubernetes
4 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (43.10%) Finance
6 22 (37.93%) Linux
7 21 (36.21%) C#
8 20 (34.48%) Microservices
9 19 (32.76%) .NET
10 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
11 15 (25.86%) Jenkins
12 14 (24.14%) Ansible
13 12 (20.69%) Test Automation
13 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
14 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
14 11 (18.97%) Web Services
14 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
15 10 (17.24%) Puppet
15 10 (17.24%) React
15 10 (17.24%) Windows
15 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
16 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
16 9 (15.52%) Python
16 9 (15.52%) Java
16 9 (15.52%) REST
16 9 (15.52%) Opscode Chef
17 8 (13.79%) .NET Core
17 8 (13.79%) Migration
18 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET

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 (6.90%) Confluence
1 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.45%) CMS
2 2 (3.45%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.07%) OpenShift
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.17%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (5.17%) Serverless
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.45%) CloudFront
4 2 (3.45%) GitHub
4 2 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) npm
4 2 (3.45%) NuGet
4 2 (3.45%) Route 53
4 2 (3.45%) Sauce Labs
4 2 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) DHCP
1 4 (6.90%) DNS
1 4 (6.90%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.45%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.34%) Cucumber
3 6 (10.34%) JIRA
4 5 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.90%) Bitbucket
5 4 (6.90%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.45%) Artifactory
6 2 (3.45%) GitLab
6 2 (3.45%) Grunt
6 2 (3.45%) JMeter
6 2 (3.45%) Maven
6 2 (3.45%) Selenium
6 2 (3.45%) SonarQube
6 2 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (3.45%) WebStorm
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.45%) Back Office
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Architect
3 8 (13.79%) .NET Architect
4 7 (12.07%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Digital Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (3.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Kubernetes Specialist
9 2 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Platform Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) .NET
2 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
3 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
3 11 (18.97%) Web Services
4 10 (17.24%) React
5 9 (15.52%) REST
6 8 (13.79%) .NET Core
7 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
7 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (10.34%) HTML
9 5 (8.62%) HTML5
9 5 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (6.90%) CSS
10 4 (6.90%) jQuery
10 4 (6.90%) Middleware
10 4 (6.90%) Redux
10 4 (6.90%) Spring
11 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.17%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.17%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) Fintech
3 2 (3.45%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) Windows
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.62%) CoreOS
4 5 (8.62%) Debian
5 4 (6.90%) AIX
5 4 (6.90%) Solaris
5 4 (6.90%) Unix
5 4 (6.90%) Windows 10
5 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) DevOps
2 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (34.48%) Microservices
4 12 (20.69%) Test Automation
5 8 (13.79%) Migration
6 7 (12.07%) BDD
7 6 (10.34%) Data Migration
7 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.34%) TDD
8 5 (8.62%) MVC
8 5 (8.62%) Scrum
8 5 (8.62%) Software Delivery
8 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.90%) Integration Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
9 4 (6.90%) Open Source
9 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) C#
2 9 (15.52%) Java
2 9 (15.52%) Python
3 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
3 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.34%) SQL
4 4 (6.90%) Go
4 4 (6.90%) Groovy
4 4 (6.90%) Ruby
5 3 (5.17%) Scala
6 2 (3.45%) F#
6 2 (3.45%) Java 8
6 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 40 (68.97%) Docker
2 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (58.62%) Kubernetes
2 14 (24.14%) Ansible
3 10 (17.24%) Puppet
4 9 (15.52%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (10.34%) Terraform
6 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (3.45%) Grafana
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.72%) Nessus
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.34%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.90%) Apigee
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle
4 4 (6.90%) VMware
5 3 (5.17%) Google
5 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.45%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.45%) Splunk
6 2 (3.45%) Veracode
7 1 (1.72%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.72%) Tableau