Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 20 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)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 5 25
Rank change year-on-year -1 +20 +11
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 48 86 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 24.49% 24.93% 7.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 53.93% 60.99% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 57 12
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £525 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -6.67% +52.54%
10th Percentile £506 £463 £406
90th Percentile £600 £603 £673
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £563 £525 £563
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +52.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets 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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 89 141 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 45.41% 40.87% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 88 36
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £519 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% +17.65%
10th Percentile £360 £413 £331
90th Percentile £600 £588 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £14.00 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £14.00 - -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Canary Wharf

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Canary Wharf

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 26 (54.17%) DevOps
2 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (47.92%) Java
4 19 (39.58%) Kafka
5 18 (37.50%) Docker
5 18 (37.50%) Microservices
5 18 (37.50%) Python
6 14 (29.17%) Apache Spark
6 14 (29.17%) Linux
7 13 (27.08%) TDD
7 13 (27.08%) BDD
7 13 (27.08%) Big Data
8 12 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 12 (25.00%) Finance
9 11 (22.92%) Amazon S3
9 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
9 11 (22.92%) Spring
9 11 (22.92%) Coaching
9 11 (22.92%) Algorithms
9 11 (22.92%) Spring Boot
9 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
9 11 (22.92%) CloudFront
9 11 (22.92%) REST
9 11 (22.92%) Java 8
10 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
11 9 (18.75%) Machine Learning
12 8 (16.67%) Serverless
12 8 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (16.67%) Fintech
12 8 (16.67%) AWS Certification

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 14 (29.17%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.25%) Confluence
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) nginx
4 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Amazon S3
1 11 (22.92%) CloudFront
2 8 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
2 8 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (16.67%) Serverless
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (10.42%) SaaS
5 4 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (6.25%) Amazon Neptune
6 3 (6.25%) PaaS
7 2 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (4.17%) IaaS
7 2 (4.17%) Route 53
8 1 (2.08%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Big Data
2 8 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (6.25%) Text Mining
5 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.17%) Pylint
4 2 (4.17%) Sourcetree
4 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
4 11 (22.92%) AWS DevOps
4 11 (22.92%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) Architect
8 4 (8.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Commercial Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Data Modeller
9 3 (6.25%) Lambda Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) AWS Architect
10 2 (4.17%) Big Data Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Data Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) DevOps Architect
10 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (4.17%) Python Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) Kafka
2 11 (22.92%) REST
2 11 (22.92%) Spring
2 11 (22.92%) Spring Boot
3 5 (10.42%) Web Services
4 4 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (6.25%) .NET
5 3 (6.25%) JSON
5 3 (6.25%) JSON-LD
5 3 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (4.17%) LAMP
6 2 (4.17%) Pandas
6 2 (4.17%) PySpark
6 2 (4.17%) pytest
6 2 (4.17%) React
6 2 (4.17%) Redux
6 2 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Algorithms
2 5 (10.42%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) DevOps
2 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (37.50%) Microservices
4 13 (27.08%) BDD
4 13 (27.08%) TDD
5 12 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (22.92%) Coaching
6 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
7 9 (18.75%) Machine Learning
8 8 (16.67%) Fintech
8 8 (16.67%) OO
8 8 (16.67%) OOP
8 8 (16.67%) Scrum
9 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
10 6 (12.50%) Data Development
11 5 (10.42%) Deep Learning
12 4 (8.33%) Analytics
12 4 (8.33%) Data Management
12 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure as Code
13 3 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) Java
2 18 (37.50%) Python
3 11 (22.92%) Java 8
4 6 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.25%) Go
5 3 (6.25%) Gremlin
5 3 (6.25%) R
5 3 (6.25%) SHACL
5 3 (6.25%) SPARQL
6 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) AWS Certification
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) PhD
4 2 (4.17%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Kubernetes
1 7 (14.58%) Terraform
2 6 (12.50%) Ansible
3 3 (6.25%) Packer
4 2 (4.17%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) IBM
1 8 (16.67%) IBM Sterling
1 8 (16.67%) Informatica
1 8 (16.67%) SAP
2 4 (8.33%) Google
3 3 (6.25%) Splunk
4 2 (4.17%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.17%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.17%) New Relic
4 2 (4.17%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft