Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 19 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 > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 42 49
Rank change year-on-year +29 +7 -25
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 89 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.62% 4.13% 3.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.36% 34.52% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 20 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £493 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.52% +19.39% -
10th Percentile £405 £343 £369
90th Percentile £600 £553 £506
East of England median daily rate £513 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -2.29% +16.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.50 - -
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 259 168 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.17% 11.97% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 67 36
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £240 £200 £306
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £436 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -3.06% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Cambridgeshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Cambridgeshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Cambridgeshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cambridge +30 73 £500 +5.26% 53
Peterborough +13 9 £525 +44.83% 4
Amazon AWS
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 41 (46.07%) DevOps
2 34 (38.20%) Linux
3 30 (33.71%) Python
4 29 (32.58%) MySQL
4 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (32.58%) Kubernetes
5 28 (31.46%) Docker
6 27 (30.34%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (28.09%) DNS
7 25 (28.09%) Hadoop
8 24 (26.97%) Puppet
9 23 (25.84%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (25.84%) Jenkins
9 23 (25.84%) JavaScript
10 22 (24.72%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (23.60%) Firewall
12 20 (22.47%) Web Services
12 20 (22.47%) Bash Shell
13 19 (21.35%) Ruby
13 19 (21.35%) Java
13 19 (21.35%) Perl
13 19 (21.35%) Red Hat
13 19 (21.35%) Ansible
14 18 (20.22%) Terraform
14 18 (20.22%) VMware
14 18 (20.22%) LAMP
15 17 (19.10%) Windows
16 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
16 16 (17.98%) MongoDB
16 16 (17.98%) Salt

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 15 (16.85%) Apache
1 15 (16.85%) OpenStack
2 13 (14.61%) nginx
3 6 (6.74%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.62%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.12%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.12%) Confluence
6 1 (1.12%) IIS
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.12%) SAS
6 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.12%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.12%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 23 (25.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.73%) Amazon EMR
2 14 (15.73%) Amazon S3
3 13 (14.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (5.62%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (5.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.49%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (4.49%) PaaS
5 4 (4.49%) Serverless
6 3 (3.37%) IaaS
6 3 (3.37%) Office 365
6 3 (3.37%) SaaS
7 2 (2.25%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (2.25%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (2.25%) Apigee
7 2 (2.25%) GitHub
7 2 (2.25%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.09%) DNS
2 21 (23.60%) Firewall
3 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.11%) HTTP
4 9 (10.11%) Unicast
4 9 (10.11%) VPN
5 6 (6.74%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (4.49%) DHCP
7 3 (3.37%) SSL
8 2 (2.25%) BGP
8 2 (2.25%) Internet
8 2 (2.25%) IPsec
8 2 (2.25%) L2TP
8 2 (2.25%) OpenVPN
8 2 (2.25%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (1.12%) Broadband
9 1 (1.12%) SAN
9 1 (1.12%) VLAN
9 1 (1.12%) VoIP
9 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.58%) MySQL
2 27 (30.34%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (28.09%) Hadoop
4 16 (17.98%) Amazon Aurora
4 16 (17.98%) Amazon Redshift
4 16 (17.98%) MongoDB
5 15 (16.85%) Apache Hive
6 12 (13.48%) NoSQL
7 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
8 6 (6.74%) Big Data
8 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.37%) Spotfire
11 2 (2.25%) Amazon Athena
11 2 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (2.25%) Data Lake
11 2 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (2.25%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (2.25%) Redis
12 1 (1.12%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 23 (25.84%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.61%) Vagrant
3 7 (7.87%) GitLab
4 5 (5.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.49%) JIRA
6 3 (3.37%) Selenium
6 3 (3.37%) Subversion
7 2 (2.25%) git-flow
7 2 (2.25%) Hudson
7 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.12%) Appium
8 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.12%) Gatling
8 1 (1.12%) GoCD
8 1 (1.12%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.12%) JMeter
8 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Publishing
3 7 (7.87%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (11.24%) Administrator
2 10 (11.24%) Data Engineer
3 8 (8.99%) Architect
3 8 (8.99%) Developer
4 7 (7.87%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Data Analytics Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (5.62%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (5.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Python Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (3.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) Web Services
2 18 (20.22%) LAMP
3 15 (16.85%) REST
4 13 (14.61%) .NET
5 12 (13.48%) LAPP Stack
5 12 (13.48%) LEMP Stack
6 9 (10.11%) SOAP
7 7 (7.87%) Apache Camel
7 7 (7.87%) React
8 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.62%) Node.js
10 4 (4.49%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (4.49%) HTML
10 4 (4.49%) Spring
11 3 (3.37%) CSS
11 3 (3.37%) jQuery
11 3 (3.37%) RESTful
11 3 (3.37%) XML
12 2 (2.25%) HTML5
12 2 (2.25%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) PKI
2 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.74%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.74%) Over-the-Top Content
5 5 (5.62%) Public Cloud
6 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.37%) Fintech
8 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.12%) Biotechnology
9 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.12%) New Media
9 1 (1.12%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.12%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.20%) Linux
2 17 (19.10%) Windows
3 12 (13.48%) CentOS
4 11 (12.36%) Unix
5 8 (8.99%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.62%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.49%) Android
7 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) DevOps
2 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.85%) Analytics
4 12 (13.48%) ETL
5 11 (12.36%) Scrum
6 9 (10.11%) Microservices
6 9 (10.11%) Visualisation
7 8 (8.99%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.74%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.74%) Data Analytics
9 6 (6.74%) DRM
9 6 (6.74%) High Availability
9 6 (6.74%) Information Architecture
9 6 (6.74%) Migration
9 6 (6.74%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.62%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (5.62%) Data Integration
10 5 (5.62%) Kanban
10 5 (5.62%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 30 (33.71%) Python
2 23 (25.84%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.47%) Bash Shell
4 19 (21.35%) Java
4 19 (21.35%) Perl
4 19 (21.35%) Ruby
5 15 (16.85%) SQL
6 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.49%) PHP
8 3 (3.37%) C#
9 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.12%) Go
10 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) AWS Certification
2 3 (3.37%) CCNA
2 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.37%) MCSE
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.25%) MCSA
4 1 (1.12%) CCIE
4 1 (1.12%) CCNP
4 1 (1.12%) CCSP
4 1 (1.12%) CISM
4 1 (1.12%) CISSP
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (31.46%) Docker
2 14 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (6.74%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (32.58%) Kubernetes
2 24 (26.97%) Puppet
3 22 (24.72%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (21.35%) Ansible
5 18 (20.22%) Terraform
6 16 (17.98%) Salt
7 15 (16.85%) Nagios
8 12 (13.48%) ZABBIX
9 5 (5.62%) Prometheus
10 3 (3.37%) Grafana
10 3 (3.37%) Pingdom
11 2 (2.25%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (2.25%) Rancher
11 2 (2.25%) WSUS
12 1 (1.12%) Packer
12 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Red Hat
2 18 (20.22%) VMware
3 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.48%) CheckPoint
4 12 (13.48%) NetApp
5 10 (11.24%) Google
5 10 (11.24%) Talend
6 8 (8.99%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (5.62%) Cisco
7 5 (5.62%) Vertica
8 4 (4.49%) New Relic
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle
9 2 (2.25%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.25%) Hyperion
9 2 (2.25%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.25%) Tableau
9 2 (2.25%) WSO2
10 1 (1.12%) Informatica
10 1 (1.12%) Nokia