Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 27 45
Rank change year-on-year +12 +18 +4
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 81 77 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.58% 5.89% 3.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.49% 46.39% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 28 9
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £493 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.55% +15.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £408 £342 £365
90th Percentile £625 £575 £580
East of England median daily rate £500 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 222 166 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.77% 12.70% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 68 39
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £475 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -1.04% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £283
90th Percentile £587 £578 £550
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.76% +3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £11.25
10th Percentile £17.50 - £10.63
90th Percentile £90.25 - £14.58
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £62.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -72.00% +284.62% -48.41%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +18 65 £475 +2.70% 64
Peterborough +18 8 £525 +44.83% 3
Amazon AWS
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 49 (60.49%) DevOps
2 45 (55.56%) Python
3 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (46.91%) Linux
5 31 (38.27%) Docker
5 31 (38.27%) Kubernetes
6 26 (32.10%) Puppet
7 25 (30.86%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (30.86%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (29.63%) Jenkins
9 22 (27.16%) Bash Shell
9 22 (27.16%) MySQL
10 21 (25.93%) Perl
10 21 (25.93%) DNS
10 21 (25.93%) Computer Science
11 20 (24.69%) Amazon S3
11 20 (24.69%) Salt
11 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
11 20 (24.69%) Firewall
11 20 (24.69%) Ruby
11 20 (24.69%) AWS CloudFormation
12 19 (23.46%) Ansible
12 19 (23.46%) Continuous Delivery
12 19 (23.46%) Windows
12 19 (23.46%) Red Hat
12 19 (23.46%) Hadoop
13 18 (22.22%) LAMP
14 17 (20.99%) VMware
14 17 (20.99%) REST
14 17 (20.99%) Terraform

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 (18.52%) Apache
1 15 (18.52%) OpenStack
2 13 (16.05%) nginx
3 6 (7.41%) Confluence
4 5 (6.17%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.47%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.23%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.23%) SAS
7 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.23%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.23%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) Amazon S3
1 20 (24.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (16.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 13 (16.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (14.81%) AWS Lambda
4 12 (14.81%) Serverless
5 11 (13.58%) Amazon EMR
6 8 (9.88%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (7.41%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (7.41%) GitHub
8 5 (6.17%) Amazon Glacier
8 5 (6.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (3.70%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (3.70%) AWS CloudTrail
9 3 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (3.70%) SaaS
10 2 (2.47%) IaaS
10 2 (2.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.93%) DNS
2 20 (24.69%) Firewall
3 12 (14.81%) HTTP
4 11 (13.58%) VPN
5 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 9 (11.11%) Unicast
6 6 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (7.41%) SSL
7 2 (2.47%) BGP
7 2 (2.47%) Internet
7 2 (2.47%) IPsec
7 2 (2.47%) L2TP
7 2 (2.47%) OpenVPN
7 2 (2.47%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.23%) Broadband
8 1 (1.23%) VLAN
8 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.86%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (27.16%) MySQL
3 19 (23.46%) Hadoop
4 16 (19.75%) MongoDB
5 11 (13.58%) Amazon Redshift
6 9 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
6 9 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (9.88%) Apache Hive
7 8 (9.88%) NoSQL
7 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.94%) Big Data
8 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.23%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (1.23%) PowerCenter
10 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.23%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 24 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.05%) Vagrant
3 11 (13.58%) JIRA
4 6 (7.41%) GitLab
5 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.70%) Subversion
8 2 (2.47%) Hudson
8 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.23%) Appium
9 1 (1.23%) Gatling
9 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.23%) JMeter
9 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.23%) Selenium
9 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (12.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (11.11%) Finance
3 8 (9.88%) Publishing
4 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (16.05%) Architect
2 13 (16.05%) Developer
3 7 (8.64%) AWS Developer
4 6 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.17%) AWS Architect
5 5 (6.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (6.17%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Data Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Python Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Administrator
7 3 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.22%) LAMP
2 17 (20.99%) REST
3 15 (18.52%) Web Services
4 12 (14.81%) LAPP Stack
4 12 (14.81%) LEMP Stack
5 11 (13.58%) .NET
5 11 (13.58%) SOAP
6 6 (7.41%) Apache Camel
6 6 (7.41%) JSON
6 6 (7.41%) XML
7 5 (6.17%) AngularJS
7 5 (6.17%) Node.js
7 5 (6.17%) React
8 4 (4.94%) HTML
9 3 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (3.70%) JMS
9 3 (3.70%) jQuery
9 3 (3.70%) Spring
9 3 (3.70%) WSDL
9 3 (3.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) PKI
2 11 (13.58%) Algorithms
3 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.41%) Over-the-Top Content
5 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.17%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.94%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.70%) Fintech
8 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.23%) Biotechnology
9 1 (1.23%) Life Science
9 1 (1.23%) New Media
9 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.91%) Linux
2 19 (23.46%) Windows
3 12 (14.81%) CentOS
4 11 (13.58%) Unix
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.17%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.70%) Android
7 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (60.49%) DevOps
2 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.93%) Computer Science
4 19 (23.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (17.28%) OO
6 14 (17.28%) Scrum
7 13 (16.05%) Open Source
8 12 (14.81%) Workflow
9 11 (13.58%) Memory Management
9 11 (13.58%) OOD
10 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 9 (11.11%) Analytics
11 9 (11.11%) High Availability
11 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
12 8 (9.88%) ETL
13 7 (8.64%) Kanban
13 7 (8.64%) Microservices
13 7 (8.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (55.56%) Python
2 22 (27.16%) Bash Shell
3 21 (25.93%) Perl
4 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
4 20 (24.69%) Ruby
5 15 (18.52%) Java
6 13 (16.05%) SQL
7 7 (8.64%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.70%) C#
9 2 (2.47%) PHP
9 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.23%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) AWS Certification
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) CCNA
3 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (38.27%) Docker
2 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.23%) KVM
5 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 31 (38.27%) Kubernetes
2 26 (32.10%) Puppet
3 25 (30.86%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (24.69%) Salt
5 19 (23.46%) Ansible
6 17 (20.99%) Terraform
7 15 (18.52%) Nagios
8 12 (14.81%) ZABBIX
9 6 (7.41%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (6.17%) Prometheus
11 3 (3.70%) Grafana
11 3 (3.70%) Pingdom
12 2 (2.47%) Rancher
13 1 (1.23%) Packer
13 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Red Hat
2 17 (20.99%) VMware
3 12 (14.81%) CheckPoint
3 12 (14.81%) NetApp
4 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
5 9 (11.11%) Google
6 7 (8.64%) Talend
7 4 (4.94%) New Relic
7 4 (4.94%) Oracle
8 3 (3.70%) Cisco
8 3 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.47%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.23%) IBM
10 1 (1.23%) Informatica
10 1 (1.23%) Nokia
10 1 (1.23%) SAP
10 1 (1.23%) Xamarin