Period
to 20 October 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 20 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 51 54
Rank change year-on-year +22 +3 +27
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 87 40 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.54% 3.18% 2.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.80% 29.63% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 29 20
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £413 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -14.29% +37.50%
10th Percentile £413 £315 £344
90th Percentile £628 £515 £575
South West median daily rate £475 £421 £450
% change year-on-year +12.76% -6.39% +9.09%
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 250 135 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 15.92% 10.75% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 101 100
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £378 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.28% -13.60% +25.00%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £135
90th Percentile £625 £525 £605
South West median daily rate £425 £383 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -46.15% +109.68%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +6 58 £513 +21.30% 9
Salisbury - 7 £525 - 1
Corsham - 4 £450 -
Amazon AWS
South West

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

1 52 (59.77%) Docker
2 49 (56.32%) DevOps
3 46 (52.87%) Kubernetes
4 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (40.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (39.08%) Finance
6 34 (39.08%) Linux
7 24 (27.59%) Jenkins
8 23 (26.44%) C#
9 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
9 22 (25.29%) Microservices
10 21 (24.14%) Ansible
10 21 (24.14%) .NET
11 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
12 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
13 18 (20.69%) Windows
14 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
15 15 (17.24%) Test Automation
15 15 (17.24%) Cisco
15 15 (17.24%) Red Hat
15 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
16 14 (16.09%) Web Services
16 14 (16.09%) Puppet
16 14 (16.09%) Opscode Chef
17 13 (14.94%) AngularJS
18 12 (13.79%) React
18 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
18 12 (13.79%) Java
18 12 (13.79%) Migration
19 11 (12.64%) VMware

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 4 (4.60%) Confluence
1 4 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.30%) CMS
2 2 (2.30%) ColdFusion
2 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.15%) Appian
3 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 35 (40.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.34%) OpenShift
3 5 (5.75%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.45%) Apigee
5 3 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.45%) Serverless
6 2 (2.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (2.30%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.30%) GitHub
6 2 (2.30%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (2.30%) Route 53
6 2 (2.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.15%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.15%) NuGet
7 1 (1.15%) Office 365
7 1 (1.15%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) Software-Defined Networking
2 6 (6.90%) DNS
3 5 (5.75%) DHCP
3 5 (5.75%) Firewall
4 2 (2.30%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.30%) VPN
5 1 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (1.15%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.15%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.15%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.30%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.90%) JIRA
4 5 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (5.75%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.75%) Gerrit
4 5 (5.75%) Maven
5 4 (4.60%) SonarQube
6 3 (3.45%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.45%) DbUnit
6 3 (3.45%) jMock
6 3 (3.45%) JUnit
6 3 (3.45%) Mockito
6 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.30%) GitLab
7 2 (2.30%) Grunt
8 1 (1.15%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.15%) JMeter
8 1 (1.15%) Selenium
8 1 (1.15%) WebStorm
General
1 34 (39.08%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Financial Institution
3 6 (6.90%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) Architect
2 17 (19.54%) Developer
3 12 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) .NET Architect
5 7 (8.05%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Administrator
7 5 (5.75%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (4.60%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (4.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Service Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.45%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Digital Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Kubernetes Specialist
9 3 (3.45%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.30%) DevOps Architect
10 2 (2.30%) Service Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.14%) .NET
2 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
3 14 (16.09%) Web Services
4 13 (14.94%) AngularJS
5 12 (13.79%) React
6 8 (9.20%) .NET Core
6 8 (9.20%) REST
7 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET
9 5 (5.75%) HTML
9 5 (5.75%) Middleware
9 5 (5.75%) SOAP
9 5 (5.75%) Spring
10 4 (4.60%) CSS
10 4 (4.60%) HTML5
10 4 (4.60%) jQuery
10 4 (4.60%) Redux
10 4 (4.60%) RESTful
10 4 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (3.45%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.30%) Fintech
4 2 (2.30%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.15%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) PKI
5 1 (1.15%) Robotics
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.08%) Linux
2 18 (20.69%) Windows
3 9 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.20%) CoreOS
4 8 (9.20%) Debian
5 7 (8.05%) Windows 10
5 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.75%) AIX
6 5 (5.75%) Solaris
6 5 (5.75%) Unix
7 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.15%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (56.32%) DevOps
2 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.29%) Microservices
4 15 (17.24%) Test Automation
5 12 (13.79%) Migration
6 10 (11.49%) Project Management
7 9 (10.34%) ArchiMate
7 9 (10.34%) Data Migration
7 9 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.20%) BDD
8 8 (9.20%) Service Design
9 7 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.05%) ITIL
9 7 (8.05%) Scrum
9 7 (8.05%) Service Management
9 7 (8.05%) TDD
10 6 (6.90%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (6.90%) ITIL V3
10 6 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.44%) C#
2 12 (13.79%) Java
3 8 (9.20%) Python
4 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.05%) SQL
5 6 (6.90%) Groovy
6 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.75%) Ruby
7 4 (4.60%) Go
8 2 (2.30%) Java 8
8 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.30%) Scala
9 1 (1.15%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) F#
9 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.20%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (2.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 52 (59.77%) Docker
2 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.30%) vSphere
6 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 46 (52.87%) Kubernetes
2 21 (24.14%) Ansible
3 14 (16.09%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (16.09%) Puppet
4 10 (11.49%) Terraform
5 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (5.75%) SCCM
6 4 (4.60%) SCOM
7 3 (3.45%) vRealize
8 2 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (1.15%) Consul
9 1 (1.15%) Grafana
9 1 (1.15%) Kibana
9 1 (1.15%) logstash
9 1 (1.15%) Nessus
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.24%) Cisco
2 15 (17.24%) Red Hat
3 11 (12.64%) VMware
4 6 (6.90%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.75%) Oracle
6 4 (4.60%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.45%) Google
8 2 (2.30%) NetIQ
9 1 (1.15%) Alteryx
9 1 (1.15%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.15%) IBM
9 1 (1.15%) Pega
9 1 (1.15%) SAP
9 1 (1.15%) Splunk
9 1 (1.15%) Tableau
9 1 (1.15%) Veracode