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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 28 21
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7  
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 17 32 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.89% 5.43% 8.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.09% 37.65% 65.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 55
Median daily rate £453 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.73% +22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 94 85 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.99% 14.43% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 56 73
Median daily rate £390 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.55% +7.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £400 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.96 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £26.75
% change year-on-year +79.64% -39.65%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 10 £464 -2.36% 15
Peterborough - 2 - - 5
Huntingdon -9 1 £475 - 2
Amazon AWS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) C#
5 7 (25.00%) Python
5 7 (25.00%) Node.js
6 6 (21.43%) Web Services
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.86%) CSS
7 5 (17.86%) HTML
7 5 (17.86%) .NET
7 5 (17.86%) REST
7 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
8 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
8 4 (14.29%) DevOps
8 4 (14.29%) User Experience
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.29%) SDL Web 8
8 4 (14.29%) TDD
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (10.71%) Subversion
9 3 (10.71%) Spring
9 3 (10.71%) Google
9 3 (10.71%) MVC
9 3 (10.71%) Perl

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 3 (10.71%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.57%) Anypoint
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (7.14%) SAP MDG
2 2 (7.14%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.71%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.57%) BrowserStack
4 1 (3.57%) GitHub
4 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.57%) Office 365
4 1 (3.57%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Route 53
4 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) PowerCenter
3 2 (7.14%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (10.71%) Grunt
2 3 (10.71%) gulp
2 3 (10.71%) Jasmine
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Mercurial
2 3 (10.71%) Mocha
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Appium
4 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.57%) JMeter
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Django Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Python Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Database Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Information Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Integration Architect
5 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Node.js
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) CSS
3 5 (17.86%) HTML
3 5 (17.86%) REST
4 3 (10.71%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (10.71%) CSS3
4 3 (10.71%) Express
4 3 (10.71%) HTML5
4 3 (10.71%) Polymer
4 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (10.71%) Spring
4 3 (10.71%) Web Components
4 3 (10.71%) XML
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Core
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.14%) Ajax
5 2 (7.14%) Django
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 2 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Life Science
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) CentOS
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) BPMN
4 3 (10.71%) Microservices
4 3 (10.71%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Workflow
5 2 (7.14%) BDD
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (7.14%) Information Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
5 2 (7.14%) Master Data Management
5 2 (7.14%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) ES6
4 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) C
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) R
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Salt
3 1 (3.57%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) Embarcadero
3 2 (7.14%) Informatica
3 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards
3 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) Talend
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) WSO2
4 1 (3.57%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Mercator
4 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.57%) PagerDuty
4 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.57%) Vertica