Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 25 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22 -22
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 50 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 7.90% 5.60% 1.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.71% 37.80% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 9
Bedfordshire median daily rate £500 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -4.35% +35.29%
10th Percentile £334 £363 £471
90th Percentile £635 £638 £589
East of England median daily rate £506 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -3.57% +10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £62.50

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 82 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 22.12% 14.80% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 52 29
Bedfordshire median daily rate £350 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -19.05% +23.53%
10th Percentile £130 £325 £356
90th Percentile £588 £631 £596
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £23.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +165.96% -26.56% +156.00%

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 February 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 February 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 -17 19 £525 -12.50% 9
Dunstable - 4 £270 - 2
Amazon AWS
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 21 (42.00%) Analytics
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) Google
3 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
4 17 (34.00%) TDD
5 15 (30.00%) C#
5 15 (30.00%) .NET
5 15 (30.00%) Kafka
5 15 (30.00%) Docker
5 15 (30.00%) PaaS
6 14 (28.00%) Microservices
6 14 (28.00%) Web Services
7 13 (26.00%) OO
7 13 (26.00%) Node.js
7 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (24.00%) Linux
8 12 (24.00%) Java
8 12 (24.00%) Retail
8 12 (24.00%) Marketing
9 11 (22.00%) Google Analytics
9 11 (22.00%) Advertising
9 11 (22.00%) Internet
9 11 (22.00%) BDD
9 11 (22.00%) MongoDB
9 11 (22.00%) NoSQL
9 11 (22.00%) .NET Core
10 10 (20.00%) IaaS
10 10 (20.00%) VMware
11 9 (18.00%) Information Security

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 7 (14.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (12.00%) Apache Spark
3 5 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.00%) PaaS
2 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (22.00%) Google Analytics
4 10 (20.00%) IaaS
5 8 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (10.00%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (10.00%) Amazon S3
7 5 (10.00%) Google App Engine
8 4 (8.00%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.00%) Office 365
9 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
9 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) MongoDB
1 11 (22.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon QuickSight
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (12.00%) Big Data
2 6 (12.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (12.00%) Impala
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.00%) HBase
4 4 (8.00%) Parquet
4 4 (8.00%) Redis
4 4 (8.00%) Sqoop
5 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.00%) QlikView
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.00%) JIRA
3 4 (8.00%) Appium
3 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
3 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.00%) Selenium
3 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.00%) Protractor
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.00%) Ant
5 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.00%) FishEye
5 1 (2.00%) GitLab
5 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (24.00%) Marketing
1 12 (24.00%) Retail
2 11 (22.00%) Advertising
3 5 (10.00%) Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Finance
5 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Architect
2 16 (32.00%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Digital Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Big Data Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) QA Automation Tester
6 4 (8.00%) QA Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Data Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Scientist
8 2 (4.00%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) .NET
1 15 (30.00%) Kafka
2 14 (28.00%) Web Services
3 13 (26.00%) Node.js
4 11 (22.00%) .NET Core
5 6 (12.00%) REST
5 6 (12.00%) SOAP
6 4 (8.00%) Apache Avro
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.00%) LINQ
8 2 (4.00%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (2.00%) Java EE
9 1 (2.00%) JMS
9 1 (2.00%) JSON
9 1 (2.00%) Servlets
9 1 (2.00%) Spring
9 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) Android
2 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
3 8 (16.00%) Windows
4 6 (12.00%) Unix
5 5 (10.00%) AIX
5 5 (10.00%) Solaris
6 4 (8.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Analytics
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
4 17 (34.00%) TDD
5 14 (28.00%) Microservices
6 13 (26.00%) OO
7 12 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (22.00%) BDD
9 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (18.00%) Information Security
10 8 (16.00%) DevOps
11 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (14.00%) Security Architecture
12 6 (12.00%) Machine Learning
12 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
13 5 (10.00%) Cryptography
13 5 (10.00%) Data Integration
13 5 (10.00%) Data Privacy
13 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
13 5 (10.00%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) C#
2 12 (24.00%) Java
3 8 (16.00%) SQL
4 6 (12.00%) Python
5 4 (8.00%) Apple Swift
5 4 (8.00%) R
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) CISM
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.00%) PhD
2 2 (4.00%) CISSP
2 2 (4.00%) ISSAP
3 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) COBIT
2 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.00%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Docker
2 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) vCloud
3 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 4 (8.00%) Apache Flume
4 4 (8.00%) HDFS
5 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Oozie
2 3 (6.00%) Ansible
3 2 (4.00%) Mesos
4 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Google
2 10 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) SAP
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) F5
5 2 (4.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (4.00%) Tableau
5 2 (4.00%) VocaLink
6 1 (2.00%) hybris
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) McAfee
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle