Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 27 39
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12 +19
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 73 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 11.97% 5.02% 2.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.14% 31.78% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 27 15
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% -23.26%
10th Percentile £333 £325 £343
90th Percentile £600 £579 £595
East of England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +15.15%
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 140 107 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 22.95% 15.81% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 66 42
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £180 £330 £351
90th Percentile £585 £575 £593
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -52.70% +134.92% -60.63%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +19 62 £475 - 8
Bedford - 1 £150 - 1
Amazon AWS
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 40 (54.79%) Big Data
2 33 (45.21%) Hadoop
3 31 (42.47%) Python
4 29 (39.73%) Java
5 28 (38.36%) Apache Spark
6 27 (36.99%) Analytics
7 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (32.88%) Data Science
8 23 (31.51%) OO
8 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (30.14%) SQL
10 21 (28.77%) C++
10 21 (28.77%) Oracle
10 21 (28.77%) Amazon EMR
11 20 (27.40%) E-Commerce
12 19 (26.03%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (24.66%) Amazon EC2
13 18 (24.66%) Scala
13 18 (24.66%) Linux
13 18 (24.66%) Amazon Athena
14 17 (23.29%) Retail
14 17 (23.29%) Amazon Kinesis
14 17 (23.29%) Amazon Redshift
15 16 (21.92%) NoSQL
16 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
17 14 (19.18%) Windows
17 14 (19.18%) Web Services
17 14 (19.18%) Apache Cassandra
18 13 (17.81%) Predictive Modelling
18 13 (17.81%) Linear Programming

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 28 (38.36%) Apache Spark
2 8 (10.96%) Apache Airflow
2 8 (10.96%) Luigi
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (6.85%) Apache
4 4 (5.48%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.48%) IIS
4 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.11%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.11%) Confluence
5 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.74%) CMS
7 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.11%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (28.77%) Amazon EMR
3 18 (24.66%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (23.29%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (6.85%) IaaS
6 4 (5.48%) Akamai
7 3 (4.11%) Google Analytics
8 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.74%) PaaS
8 2 (2.74%) SaaS
9 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.37%) Asana
9 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.37%) Office 365
9 1 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) Firewall
2 7 (9.59%) VLAN
3 4 (5.48%) BIG-IP
3 4 (5.48%) DNS
3 4 (5.48%) LAN
3 4 (5.48%) WAN
4 1 (1.37%) Network Security
4 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (54.79%) Big Data
2 33 (45.21%) Hadoop
3 19 (26.03%) Amazon RDS
4 18 (24.66%) Amazon Athena
5 17 (23.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 16 (21.92%) NoSQL
7 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
8 14 (19.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (17.81%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (10.96%) Apache Hive
11 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (8.22%) Impala
12 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
13 5 (6.85%) Apache Kudu
13 5 (6.85%) OLTP
13 5 (6.85%) RDBMS
13 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (5.48%) MySQL
15 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) TeamCity
2 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.48%) JIRA
3 3 (4.11%) Artifactory
3 3 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (23.29%) Retail
2 8 (10.96%) Marketing
3 3 (4.11%) Finance
4 2 (2.74%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) AWS Engineer
2 23 (31.51%) Architect
3 22 (30.14%) Data Engineer
4 21 (28.77%) Big Data Engineer
5 12 (16.44%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (9.59%) Big Data Architect
6 7 (9.59%) Data Architect
7 6 (8.22%) AWS Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Hadoop Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Data Science Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.11%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Network Architect
10 3 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) Web Services
2 13 (17.81%) MLlib
3 11 (15.07%) .NET
4 8 (10.96%) Kafka
5 5 (6.85%) .NET Core
6 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (4.11%) J2EE
6 3 (4.11%) JPA
6 3 (4.11%) LINQ
6 3 (4.11%) Node.js
6 3 (4.11%) REST
6 3 (4.11%) Spring
7 2 (2.74%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.37%) CSS
8 1 (1.37%) Java EE
8 1 (1.37%) JMS
8 1 (1.37%) JSON
8 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Private Cloud
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) NHS
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Social Media
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) Windows
3 11 (15.07%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Analytics
2 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) Data Science
3 23 (31.51%) OO
4 20 (27.40%) E-Commerce
5 13 (17.81%) Linear Programming
5 13 (17.81%) Predictive Modelling
6 11 (15.07%) Migration
7 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 10 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (13.70%) Project Management
7 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.33%) Data Engineering
8 9 (12.33%) Scrum
8 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (10.96%) CRM
9 8 (10.96%) High Availability
9 8 (10.96%) Workflow
9 8 (10.96%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (42.47%) Python
2 29 (39.73%) Java
3 22 (30.14%) SQL
4 21 (28.77%) C++
5 18 (24.66%) Scala
6 8 (10.96%) C#
7 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.85%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.48%) Ruby
9 2 (2.74%) PHP
10 1 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) SANS
2 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.37%) CISSP
2 1 (1.37%) ISSAP
2 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) PMO
3 2 (2.74%) QA
4 1 (1.37%) COBIT
4 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.22%) Apache Flume
3 5 (6.85%) HDFS
4 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.11%) Docker
6 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Ansible
1 9 (12.33%) Terraform
2 6 (8.22%) Oozie
3 4 (5.48%) Kibana
4 1 (1.37%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Oracle
2 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
3 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.96%) SAP
5 7 (9.59%) Google
6 6 (8.22%) Cloudera
7 5 (6.85%) Citrix
7 5 (6.85%) F5
7 5 (6.85%) hybris
7 5 (6.85%) VMware
8 3 (4.11%) Alteryx
8 3 (4.11%) Tableau
9 2 (2.74%) IBM
9 2 (2.74%) Talend
10 1 (1.37%) Avaya
10 1 (1.37%) BT
10 1 (1.37%) Cisco
10 1 (1.37%) Pega
10 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.37%) Twitter