Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 13 December 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 48 54
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6 +29
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 106 44 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.90% 3.49% 2.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.22% 25.88% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 26 22
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £413 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -14.29% +37.50%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £328
90th Percentile £691 £500 £575
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 329 170 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 18.31% 13.47% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 119 96
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% -8.57% +28.68%
10th Percentile £141 £295 £135
90th Percentile £635 £526 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +19.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £18.56 £33.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% -43.75% +78.38%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Wiltshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Wiltshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Wiltshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +16 73 £500 +18.34% 12
Salisbury - 9 £525 - 2
Corsham - 3 £444 - 2
Amazon AWS
South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 60 (56.60%) Docker
2 56 (52.83%) DevOps
3 51 (48.11%) Kubernetes
4 44 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (37.74%) Finance
6 39 (36.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 37 (34.91%) Linux
8 26 (24.53%) C#
8 26 (24.53%) Security Cleared
8 26 (24.53%) Jenkins
9 25 (23.58%) Microservices
9 25 (23.58%) .NET
10 23 (21.70%) Ansible
11 22 (20.75%) SQL Server
12 21 (19.81%) Windows
13 20 (18.87%) Cisco
14 19 (17.92%) Web Services
14 19 (17.92%) Banking
14 19 (17.92%) Git (software)
15 18 (16.98%) .NET Framework
15 18 (16.98%) Scrum
16 17 (16.04%) SQL
16 17 (16.04%) Red Hat
16 17 (16.04%) SC Cleared
17 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (15.09%) Amazon RDS
17 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
17 16 (15.09%) VMware
18 15 (14.15%) Puppet
18 15 (14.15%) Opscode Chef

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (4.72%) Confluence
2 4 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.89%) CMS
4 2 (1.89%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.94%) Apache
5 1 (0.94%) Appian
5 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.94%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (36.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.32%) OpenShift
3 6 (5.66%) Apigee
4 5 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.89%) GitHub
6 2 (1.89%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.89%) Route 53
6 2 (1.89%) Serverless
6 2 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) DNS
1 9 (8.49%) Software-Defined Networking
2 8 (7.55%) Firewall
3 7 (6.60%) DHCP
4 4 (3.77%) NetScaler
4 4 (3.77%) VPN
5 2 (1.89%) HTTP
5 2 (1.89%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.89%) NAS
5 2 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.89%) SAN
5 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.89%) VSAN
6 1 (0.94%) FCoE
6 1 (0.94%) FTP
6 1 (0.94%) Internet
6 1 (0.94%) LAN
6 1 (0.94%) SSH
6 1 (0.94%) SSL
6 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.09%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.83%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.89%) Couchbase
4 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.94%) MySQL
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (24.53%) Jenkins
2 19 (17.92%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.60%) Gerrit
3 7 (6.60%) JIRA
4 5 (4.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.72%) Maven
5 4 (3.77%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.83%) DbUnit
6 3 (2.83%) jMock
6 3 (2.83%) JUnit
6 3 (2.83%) Mockito
6 3 (2.83%) SonarQube
6 3 (2.83%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.89%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.89%) GitLab
7 2 (1.89%) Grunt
General
1 40 (37.74%) Finance
2 19 (17.92%) Banking
3 8 (7.55%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (27.36%) Architect
2 20 (18.87%) Developer
3 13 (12.26%) .NET Architect
4 12 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) .NET Developer
5 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (6.60%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Administrator
6 6 (5.66%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Digital Architect
7 5 (4.72%) Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (3.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Service Architect
8 4 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.83%) Kubernetes Specialist
9 3 (2.83%) Security Engineer
10 2 (1.89%) Technical Architect
10 2 (1.89%) Technical Manager
10 2 (1.89%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.58%) .NET
2 19 (17.92%) Web Services
3 18 (16.98%) .NET Framework
4 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (14.15%) .NET Core
5 15 (14.15%) Redux
6 12 (11.32%) REST
7 9 (8.49%) Middleware
8 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET
9 7 (6.60%) AngularJS
9 7 (6.60%) React
10 6 (5.66%) Entity Framework
11 5 (4.72%) CSS
11 5 (4.72%) HTML
11 5 (4.72%) SOAP
11 5 (4.72%) Spring
12 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (2.83%) jQuery
13 3 (2.83%) PowerMock
13 3 (2.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Public Cloud
2 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.77%) iPad
3 3 (2.83%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.94%) Derivative
5 1 (0.94%) Fintech
5 1 (0.94%) NHS
5 1 (0.94%) PKI
5 1 (0.94%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.91%) Linux
2 21 (19.81%) Windows
3 10 (9.43%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.55%) CoreOS
4 8 (7.55%) Debian
4 8 (7.55%) Unix
4 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.60%) AIX
5 7 (6.60%) Solaris
5 7 (6.60%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.83%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.89%) CentOS
7 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.94%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (52.83%) DevOps
2 44 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.58%) Microservices
4 18 (16.98%) Scrum
5 12 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (9.43%) Project Management
6 10 (9.43%) Test Automation
7 9 (8.49%) ArchiMate
7 9 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (8.49%) PRINCE2
7 9 (8.49%) Service Management
8 8 (7.55%) ITIL
8 8 (7.55%) Service Design
9 7 (6.60%) BDD
9 7 (6.60%) Load Balancing
9 7 (6.60%) Migration
9 7 (6.60%) OO
9 7 (6.60%) TDD
10 6 (5.66%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (5.66%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.53%) C#
2 17 (16.04%) SQL
3 11 (10.38%) Java
4 8 (7.55%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.60%) Python
6 6 (5.66%) Groovy
7 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.72%) Ruby
8 4 (3.77%) Go
8 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.89%) Java 8
10 1 (0.94%) Perl
10 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (24.53%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.04%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.49%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.83%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) PSD2
System Software
1 60 (56.60%) Docker
2 12 (11.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.83%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (0.94%) Squid
6 1 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (48.11%) Kubernetes
2 23 (21.70%) Ansible
3 15 (14.15%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (14.15%) Puppet
4 11 (10.38%) Terraform
5 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (5.66%) SCCM
7 5 (4.72%) SCOM
8 3 (2.83%) vRealize
9 2 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.94%) Consul
10 1 (0.94%) Kibana
10 1 (0.94%) logstash
10 1 (0.94%) Nessus
10 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.94%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.94%) WSUS
10 1 (0.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Cisco
2 17 (16.04%) Red Hat
3 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.09%) VMware
4 6 (5.66%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.72%) Oracle
6 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.89%) IBM
7 2 (1.89%) NetIQ
7 2 (1.89%) SAP
8 1 (0.94%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.94%) Apple
8 1 (0.94%) Citrix
8 1 (0.94%) Dell
8 1 (0.94%) EMC
8 1 (0.94%) Gemalto
8 1 (0.94%) Google
8 1 (0.94%) HP
8 1 (0.94%) NetApp
8 1 (0.94%) Tableau