Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 48 24
Rank change year-on-year +6 -24 +53
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 58 34 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.14% 3.03% 6.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.94% 32.69% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 85
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £493 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.39% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £343 £369 £330
90th Percentile £553 £506 £508
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +16.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 166 104 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.86% 9.28% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 36 134
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +6.45%
10th Percentile £200 £306 £325
90th Percentile £575 £550 £512
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £11.75
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £18.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year +247.22% -43.31% +104.84%

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 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +12 25 £475 +18.75% 15
Peterborough -3 9 £363 -14.71% 4
Amazon AWS
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (53.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (43.10%) Docker
4 22 (37.93%) TDD
5 21 (36.21%) .NET
5 21 (36.21%) Microservices
6 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 16 (27.59%) .NET Core
7 15 (25.86%) PaaS
8 14 (24.14%) Node.js
8 14 (24.14%) C#
9 13 (22.41%) E-Commerce
10 12 (20.69%) Web Services
11 11 (18.97%) Migration
11 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
12 10 (17.24%) BDD
12 10 (17.24%) DevOps
12 10 (17.24%) Advertising
13 9 (15.52%) Google
13 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
13 9 (15.52%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (13.79%) Public Cloud
14 8 (13.79%) IaaS
14 8 (13.79%) Analytics
14 8 (13.79%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
14 8 (13.79%) OO
15 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (12.07%) JSON

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 6 (10.34%) CMS
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.72%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.72%) SAP MDG
2 1 (1.72%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 31 (53.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (25.86%) PaaS
3 8 (13.79%) IaaS
4 7 (12.07%) Google Analytics
5 3 (5.17%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.45%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.72%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 1 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.72%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Office 365
7 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.72%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
2 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (5.17%) Big Data
4 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) MySQL
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.72%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
3 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.45%) Appium
5 2 (3.45%) JMeter
5 2 (3.45%) Selenium
5 2 (3.45%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.72%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.72%) ERwin
6 1 (1.72%) JIRA
6 1 (1.72%) Mocha
6 1 (1.72%) Protractor
6 1 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (17.24%) Advertising
2 7 (12.07%) Marketing
3 5 (8.62%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Architect
2 18 (31.03%) Developer
3 11 (18.97%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce Architect
5 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 5 (8.62%) AWS Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Cloud Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Automation Tester
8 3 (5.17%) Django Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Python Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Python/Django Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (5.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) .NET
2 16 (27.59%) .NET Core
3 14 (24.14%) Node.js
4 12 (20.69%) Web Services
5 7 (12.07%) JSON
5 7 (12.07%) Kafka
6 3 (5.17%) Django
7 2 (3.45%) OAuth
7 2 (3.45%) REST
7 2 (3.45%) RESTful
7 2 (3.45%) WebdriverIO
8 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.72%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.72%) Flask
8 1 (1.72%) Fluent NHibernate
8 1 (1.72%) OAuth2
8 1 (1.72%) OpenID
8 1 (1.72%) React
8 1 (1.72%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (13.79%) Public Cloud
3 6 (10.34%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Unix
2 2 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.93%) TDD
3 21 (36.21%) Microservices
4 13 (22.41%) E-Commerce
5 11 (18.97%) Migration
6 10 (17.24%) BDD
6 10 (17.24%) DevOps
7 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (13.79%) Analytics
8 8 (13.79%) OO
9 7 (12.07%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.34%) Content Management
10 6 (10.34%) MVC
11 4 (6.90%) Scrum
11 4 (6.90%) Test Automation
12 3 (5.17%) Auto-Scaling
12 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
12 3 (5.17%) ETL
12 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) C#
2 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.34%) Python
3 6 (10.34%) SQL
4 5 (8.62%) VBScript
5 4 (6.90%) Java
6 3 (5.17%) Ruby
6 3 (5.17%) Scala
7 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.72%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) AWS Certification
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.90%) MCSE
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) GDPR
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (43.10%) Docker
2 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.17%) Puppet
3 2 (3.45%) Ansible
3 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) Terraform
4 1 (1.72%) Mesos
4 1 (1.72%) Packer
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Google
3 5 (8.62%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
4 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) WSO2
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Talend