Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 November 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)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 20 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 +26
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 58 52 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 10.49% 7.59% 5.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.03% 40.63% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 31 27
Bedfordshire median daily rate £506 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% +22.58% -22.50%
10th Percentile £363 £330 £366
90th Percentile £606 £625 £596
East of England median daily rate £513 £517 £450
% change year-on-year -0.87% +14.89% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 - -

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 138 128 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 24.95% 18.69% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 81 47
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +11.86%
10th Percentile £258 £125 £363
90th Percentile £600 £613 £594
East of England median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £18.75 - £12.00
10th Percentile £13.73 - £11.50
90th Percentile £29.10 - £12.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £62.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -72.00% +247.22% -43.31%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Bedfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Bedfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Bedfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
Luton +13 44 £513 +2.50% 10
Shefford - 2 £145 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £513 -
Amazon AWS
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 24 (41.38%) Big Data
2 21 (36.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (34.48%) Python
4 18 (31.03%) Java
5 17 (29.31%) Web Services
5 17 (29.31%) E-Commerce
5 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (27.59%) Analytics
7 14 (24.14%) Retail
7 14 (24.14%) Linux
8 13 (22.41%) Hadoop
8 13 (22.41%) Terraform
8 13 (22.41%) Data Science
9 12 (20.69%) Apache Spark
9 12 (20.69%) Ansible
10 11 (18.97%) SAP
10 11 (18.97%) DevOps
10 11 (18.97%) Amazon EMR
11 10 (17.24%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
11 10 (17.24%) Windows
11 10 (17.24%) Amazon Kinesis
12 9 (15.52%) .NET
12 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
12 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
12 9 (15.52%) TOGAF
12 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
12 9 (15.52%) High Availability
13 8 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (13.79%) Amazon Redshift

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 12 (20.69%) Apache Spark
2 6 (10.34%) Confluence
3 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.17%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.17%) Luigi
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.45%) Apache
7 1 (1.72%) CMS
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (5.17%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.72%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (18.97%) Amazon EMR
3 10 (17.24%) Amazon Kinesis
4 8 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (10.34%) Office 365
6 5 (8.62%) IaaS
7 4 (6.90%) Akamai
8 3 (5.17%) Serverless
9 2 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (3.45%) Datadog
10 1 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (1.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
10 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) DNS
1 6 (10.34%) LAN
1 6 (10.34%) WAN
2 5 (8.62%) Firewall
3 4 (6.90%) BIG-IP
4 3 (5.17%) VPN
5 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.45%) VPLS
6 1 (1.72%) VLAN
6 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) Big Data
2 13 (22.41%) Hadoop
3 10 (17.24%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (13.79%) Amazon Athena
4 8 (13.79%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
6 5 (8.62%) Impala
7 4 (6.90%) Apache Hive
7 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (5.17%) Apache Kudu
8 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
8 3 (5.17%) OLTP
8 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
8 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.45%) Presto
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.07%) JIRA
3 6 (10.34%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.90%) Artifactory
4 4 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (24.14%) Retail
2 5 (8.62%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Architect
2 13 (22.41%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (12.07%) Big Data Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Data Architect
4 7 (12.07%) Data Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Big Data Architect
5 6 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) AWS Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (5.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Exchange Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Security Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) Web Services
2 9 (15.52%) .NET
3 6 (10.34%) Spring
4 5 (8.62%) JPA
4 5 (8.62%) Kafka
5 4 (6.90%) REST
5 4 (6.90%) Spring MVC
6 3 (5.17%) J2EE
6 3 (5.17%) MLlib
7 2 (3.45%) .NET Core
7 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.45%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.45%) Java EE
7 2 (3.45%) LINQ
7 2 (3.45%) Node.js
7 2 (3.45%) Spark Streaming
8 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) Windows
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (29.31%) E-Commerce
2 16 (27.59%) Analytics
3 13 (22.41%) Data Science
4 11 (18.97%) DevOps
5 9 (15.52%) High Availability
5 9 (15.52%) TOGAF
6 8 (13.79%) CRM
7 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.07%) OO
7 7 (12.07%) UML
8 6 (10.34%) Data Integration
8 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (10.34%) Migration
8 6 (10.34%) MVC
8 6 (10.34%) Scrum
8 6 (10.34%) SDLC
8 6 (10.34%) Task Automation
8 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) Python
2 18 (31.03%) Java
3 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 8 (13.79%) SQL
5 7 (12.07%) Bash Shell
5 7 (12.07%) C++
6 6 (10.34%) Scala
7 5 (8.62%) C#
8 4 (6.90%) Ruby
9 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.45%) CISSP
2 2 (3.45%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) GDPR
2 3 (5.17%) QA
3 2 (3.45%) COBIT
3 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) Docker
3 3 (5.17%) Apache Flume
3 3 (5.17%) HDFS
3 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.72%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) Terraform
2 12 (20.69%) Ansible
3 3 (5.17%) Oozie
4 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.45%) Kibana
5 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.72%) Packer
5 1 (1.72%) Puppet
5 1 (1.72%) vRealize
5 1 (1.72%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) SAP
2 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle
4 6 (10.34%) Cloudera
5 5 (8.62%) F5
5 5 (8.62%) hybris
6 4 (6.90%) VMware
7 2 (3.45%) Dell
7 2 (3.45%) Dynatrace
7 2 (3.45%) Google
7 2 (3.45%) Juniper
7 2 (3.45%) McAfee
7 2 (3.45%) Splunk
8 1 (1.72%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.72%) ForeScout
8 1 (1.72%) Lumesse
8 1 (1.72%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.72%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.72%) Thycotic