Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 26 56
Rank change year-on-year +13 +30 -23
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 100 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.42% 5.17% 2.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.60% 27.36% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 30 25
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £525 £513 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +24.24% -13.16%
10th Percentile £425 £405 £325
90th Percentile £675 £588 £535
East of England median daily rate £500 £513 £475
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £18.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 -
% change year-on-year +35.14% - -

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 289 212 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.33% 18.89% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 101 81
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% -5.56%
10th Percentile £213 £240 £205
90th Percentile £638 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 4
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.80% -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year -5.41% -53.46% +156.45%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 +11 83 £520 +1.46% 80
Peterborough +7 6 £610 +19.02% 6
Amazon AWS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 59 (59.00%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (57.00%) Python
3 36 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (36.00%) Analytics
4 33 (33.00%) DevOps
5 32 (32.00%) Java
6 30 (30.00%) Docker
6 30 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 26 (26.00%) Computer Science
8 25 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (23.00%) SQL
9 23 (23.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 23 (23.00%) Jenkins
10 22 (22.00%) Scrum
11 20 (20.00%) Amazon S3
11 20 (20.00%) Algorithms
12 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
12 19 (19.00%) Web Services
13 18 (18.00%) Visualisation
13 18 (18.00%) R
13 18 (18.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (17.00%) Machine Learning
14 17 (17.00%) Amazon SQS
14 17 (17.00%) Amazon EMR
15 16 (16.00%) Workflow
15 16 (16.00%) Apache Spark
16 15 (15.00%) Data Science
16 15 (15.00%) Data Modelling
16 15 (15.00%) Hadoop
16 15 (15.00%) Open Source

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 16 (16.00%) Apache Spark
2 8 (8.00%) Jupyter
3 7 (7.00%) Confluence
4 4 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.00%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.00%) Mule
6 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.00%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Actimize
2 1 (1.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 17 (17.00%) Amazon EMR
3 17 (17.00%) Amazon SQS
4 14 (14.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (14.00%) Serverless
5 13 (13.00%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (9.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (9.00%) Office 365
8 5 (5.00%) SaaS
9 3 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (3.00%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (3.00%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (3.00%) GitHub
9 3 (3.00%) Power Platform
9 3 (3.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (2.00%) IaaS
10 2 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) Firewall
1 2 (2.00%) Network Security
1 2 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 15 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 13 (13.00%) Apache Hive
4 12 (12.00%) MySQL
4 12 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (11.00%) NoSQL
6 10 (10.00%) Amazon Aurora
7 8 (8.00%) Big Data
8 6 (6.00%) Data Lake
8 6 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (6.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (4.00%) Amazon Athena
10 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.00%) Star Schema
11 3 (3.00%) Electronic Patient Records
11 3 (3.00%) Power BI
11 3 (3.00%) Spotfire
12 2 (2.00%) HBase
13 1 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 23 (23.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (13.00%) JIRA
4 11 (11.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.00%) Artifactory
6 4 (4.00%) Subversion
7 2 (2.00%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.00%) Hudson
7 2 (2.00%) Maven
7 2 (2.00%) Selenium
7 2 (2.00%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.00%) Grunt
8 1 (1.00%) gulp
8 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.00%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.00%) Mocha
General
1 9 (9.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (7.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Publishing
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 25 (25.00%) Developer
2 22 (22.00%) Architect
3 18 (18.00%) Data Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 10 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 9 (9.00%) AWS Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Data Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Data Analytics Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Data Scientist
8 6 (6.00%) AWS Architect
8 6 (6.00%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Lead Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Administrator
10 4 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.00%) Web Services
2 9 (9.00%) RESTful
3 8 (8.00%) Flask
3 8 (8.00%) Pandas
4 7 (7.00%) JSON
4 7 (7.00%) XML
5 6 (6.00%) Node.js
6 5 (5.00%) .NET
6 5 (5.00%) CSS
6 5 (5.00%) HTML
7 4 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (4.00%) Kafka
7 4 (4.00%) React
7 4 (4.00%) REST
8 3 (3.00%) Ajax
8 3 (3.00%) Spring
8 3 (3.00%) XHTML
9 2 (2.00%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.00%) Data Structures
4 6 (6.00%) Life Science
5 4 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.00%) Biotechnology
6 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.00%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.00%) User Experience
8 1 (1.00%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) Linux
2 9 (9.00%) Windows
3 8 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (1.00%) Android
5 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (59.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.00%) Analytics
2 36 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (33.00%) DevOps
4 26 (26.00%) Computer Science
5 22 (22.00%) Scrum
6 18 (18.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (18.00%) Visualisation
7 17 (17.00%) Machine Learning
8 16 (16.00%) Workflow
9 15 (15.00%) Data Modelling
9 15 (15.00%) Data Science
9 15 (15.00%) Open Source
10 14 (14.00%) Microservices
11 13 (13.00%) ETL
11 13 (13.00%) Memory Management
11 13 (13.00%) OO
11 13 (13.00%) OOD
11 13 (13.00%) Software Engineering
12 12 (12.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (57.00%) Python
2 32 (32.00%) Java
3 23 (23.00%) SQL
4 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (18.00%) R
6 7 (7.00%) PHP
7 6 (6.00%) Perl
7 6 (6.00%) Ruby
8 4 (4.00%) Scala
8 4 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.00%) VBScript
10 1 (1.00%) C
10 1 (1.00%) ES6
10 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.00%) PhD
4 3 (3.00%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.00%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.00%) MCSE
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) GxP
1 8 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 30 (30.00%) Docker
2 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.00%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 1 (1.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) Ansible
2 9 (9.00%) Kubernetes
3 7 (7.00%) Terraform
4 6 (6.00%) Puppet
5 5 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.00%) Rancher
7 3 (3.00%) Salt
8 1 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.00%) Knative
Vendors
1 12 (12.00%) Talend
2 10 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle
5 4 (4.00%) Google
5 4 (4.00%) SAP
5 4 (4.00%) WorldPay
6 3 (3.00%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.00%) VMware
7 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.00%) Citrix
7 2 (2.00%) Meraki
7 2 (2.00%) Splunk
8 1 (1.00%) F5
8 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.00%) Xamarin