Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 43 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 +24 -10
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 33 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.58% 3.37% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.13% 53.66% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 1
Swindon median daily rate £425 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +54.55% -21.43%
10th Percentile £313 £223 £263
90th Percentile £500 £566 £288
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £488 £350
% change year-on-year -15.38% +39.29% -
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 106 41 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.70% 6.29% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 29 34
Swindon median daily rate £408 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.12% +23.19% +0.36%
10th Percentile £310 £310 £263
90th Percentile £510 £545 £438
Wiltshire median daily rate £410 £425 £345
% change year-on-year -3.53% +23.19% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate £18.75 - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £20.00 - -

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 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Docker
3 16 (48.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (45.45%) DevOps
5 10 (30.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (30.30%) Java
6 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (27.27%) JIRA
6 9 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 8 (24.24%) Kubernetes
7 8 (24.24%) Finance
7 8 (24.24%) .NET
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
7 8 (24.24%) Linux
8 7 (21.21%) Public Cloud
8 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
9 6 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (18.18%) Route 53
9 6 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
9 6 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (18.18%) Serverless
9 6 (18.18%) DSDM
9 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 6 (18.18%) C#
9 6 (18.18%) Scrum
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.18%) Amazon EC2

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 5 (15.15%) Confluence
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Jetty
2 2 (6.06%) Mongrel
2 2 (6.06%) nginx
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 6 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (18.18%) Amazon S3
3 6 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 6 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (18.18%) Route 53
3 6 (18.18%) Serverless
3 6 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (9.09%) Google App Engine
4 3 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (6.06%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) FTP
2 3 (9.09%) IPsec
2 3 (9.09%) SSL
2 3 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (3.03%) Skype
3 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (12.12%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (9.09%) Power BI
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.06%) MySQL
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (27.27%) JIRA
3 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.12%) Maven
4 4 (12.12%) Vagrant
5 2 (6.06%) Artifactory
5 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
5 2 (6.06%) Gradle
5 2 (6.06%) SonarQube
5 2 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (6.06%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (6.06%) ETL Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
3 5 (15.15%) Entity Framework
4 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (12.12%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (12.12%) REST
4 4 (12.12%) Spring
4 4 (12.12%) Web Services
5 3 (9.09%) J2EE
5 3 (9.09%) Spring Boot
6 2 (6.06%) Servlets
6 2 (6.06%) WebCenter
7 1 (3.03%) CSS
7 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.03%) HTML
7 1 (3.03%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) LAMP
7 1 (3.03%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) CESG
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) CoreOS
4 3 (9.09%) CentOS
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) DevOps
3 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
4 6 (18.18%) DSDM
4 6 (18.18%) Scrum
4 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.15%) MVC
5 5 (15.15%) Process Improvement
6 4 (12.12%) ERP
6 4 (12.12%) ETL
6 4 (12.12%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (12.12%) Open Source
6 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) Six Sigma
7 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.03%) CISA
4 1 (3.03%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PMO
2 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Docker
2 4 (12.12%) VirtualBox
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.09%) Xen
4 2 (6.06%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Kubernetes
2 5 (15.15%) Ansible
2 5 (15.15%) Terraform
3 4 (12.12%) Nagios
3 4 (12.12%) Puppet
4 2 (6.06%) Icinga
4 2 (6.06%) Kibana
4 2 (6.06%) logstash
4 2 (6.06%) OSSEC
5 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Atlassian
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) WSO2
4 3 (9.09%) Google
5 2 (6.06%) New Relic
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp