Period
to 22 January 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 22 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)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 16 30
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 +5
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 188 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 47.12% 11.63% 3.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 83.56% 47.95% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 28 10
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £575 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.48% +13.24%
10th Percentile £513 £463 £413
90th Percentile £650 £780 £583
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £575 £488
% change year-on-year - +17.95% +14.71%
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 225 73 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 56.39% 24.25% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 65 34
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -7.69%
10th Percentile £500 £310 £356
90th Percentile £650 £650 £575
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £147.50 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £147.50 - -

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 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 127 (67.55%) Java
2 99 (52.66%) Ansible
3 98 (52.13%) Microservices
4 91 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (48.40%) RESTful
5 81 (43.09%) TDD
6 78 (41.49%) NoSQL
7 75 (39.89%) DevOps
8 74 (39.36%) Python
9 70 (37.23%) Greenfield Project
10 68 (36.17%) Jenkins
11 66 (35.11%) Docker
12 55 (29.26%) Splunk
13 53 (28.19%) Hadoop
14 52 (27.66%) BDD
14 52 (27.66%) Web Services
14 52 (27.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 50 (26.60%) MongoDB
16 46 (24.47%) REST
17 43 (22.87%) Spring Boot
18 42 (22.34%) Machine Learning
19 37 (19.68%) Build Automation
19 37 (19.68%) Amazon EC2
20 36 (19.15%) PowerShell
20 36 (19.15%) Spring
20 36 (19.15%) .NET
20 36 (19.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 36 (19.15%) Kubernetes
20 36 (19.15%) Java 8
20 36 (19.15%) Terraform

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 35 (18.62%) IIS
2 30 (15.96%) MQSeries
3 25 (13.30%) OpenStack
3 25 (13.30%) Tomcat
3 25 (13.30%) WebLogic
3 25 (13.30%) WebSphere
4 22 (11.70%) Confluence
5 19 (10.11%) JBoss
6 2 (1.06%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.06%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.68%) Amazon EC2
2 36 (19.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 35 (18.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 27 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (10.64%) SaaS
6 19 (10.11%) OpenShift
7 15 (7.98%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (2.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (2.66%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (2.66%) Serverless
9 3 (1.60%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.53%) GitHub
10 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.06%) Kerberos
1 2 (1.06%) SSL
1 2 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (41.49%) NoSQL
2 53 (28.19%) Hadoop
3 52 (27.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 50 (26.60%) MongoDB
5 30 (15.96%) Couchbase
6 25 (13.30%) MySQL
6 25 (13.30%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (10.64%) Big Data
8 18 (9.57%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.13%) SQL Server
10 3 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.60%) Sqoop
11 2 (1.06%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (1.06%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.06%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.06%) HBase
11 2 (1.06%) Parquet
11 2 (1.06%) Power BI
11 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 68 (36.17%) Jenkins
2 35 (18.62%) Maven
3 33 (17.55%) Git (software)
4 25 (13.30%) MSTest
4 25 (13.30%) NUnit
5 22 (11.70%) JIRA
6 20 (10.64%) Bitbucket
6 20 (10.64%) Pylint
7 5 (2.66%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.66%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.66%) webpack
8 2 (1.06%) FishEye
9 1 (0.53%) CF BOSH
General
1 20 (10.64%) Banking
2 16 (8.51%) Finance
3 7 (3.72%) Games
4 2 (1.06%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) French Language
5 1 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 72 (38.30%) Developer
2 70 (37.23%) AWS DevOps
2 70 (37.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 70 (37.23%) AWS Engineer
2 70 (37.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 41 (21.81%) AWS Developer
3 41 (21.81%) Java Developer
4 35 (18.62%) Hadoop Engineer
4 35 (18.62%) Lead Developer
4 35 (18.62%) Lead Java Developer
4 35 (18.62%) Operations Engineer
5 30 (15.96%) Java Team Leader
5 30 (15.96%) Team Leader
6 28 (14.89%) Architect
7 27 (14.36%) Java Architect
7 27 (14.36%) Java Technical Architect
7 27 (14.36%) Technical Architect
8 20 (10.64%) AWS Architect
8 20 (10.64%) Python Developer
9 16 (8.51%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (48.40%) RESTful
2 52 (27.66%) Web Services
3 46 (24.47%) REST
4 43 (22.87%) Spring Boot
5 36 (19.15%) .NET
5 36 (19.15%) Spring
6 35 (18.62%) Hibernate
7 32 (17.02%) Play Framework
8 30 (15.96%) JMS
8 30 (15.96%) Spring MVC
9 28 (14.89%) React
10 20 (10.64%) Elastic Stack
10 20 (10.64%) Pandas
10 20 (10.64%) pytest
10 20 (10.64%) Redux
11 19 (10.11%) ActiveMQ
12 15 (7.98%) PySpark
13 8 (4.26%) HTML
14 7 (3.72%) HTML5
15 6 (3.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 70 (37.23%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.60%) Fintech
3 3 (1.60%) Wiki
4 2 (1.06%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.06%) User Experience
5 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.13%) Unix
2 3 (1.60%) Windows
3 1 (0.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (52.13%) Microservices
2 91 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (43.09%) TDD
4 75 (39.89%) DevOps
5 52 (27.66%) BDD
6 42 (22.34%) Machine Learning
7 37 (19.68%) Build Automation
8 35 (18.62%) OO
9 32 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (15.96%) MVC
10 30 (15.96%) Test Automation
11 21 (11.17%) Web Development
12 20 (10.64%) Data Analysis
12 20 (10.64%) Open Source
12 20 (10.64%) SDLC
12 20 (10.64%) Task Automation
13 19 (10.11%) Migration
14 18 (9.57%) Analytics
15 17 (9.04%) Statistical Modelling
16 15 (7.98%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 127 (67.55%) Java
2 74 (39.36%) Python
3 36 (19.15%) Java 8
3 36 (19.15%) PowerShell
4 32 (17.02%) Scala
5 30 (15.96%) Java 9
5 30 (15.96%) JavaScript
6 26 (13.83%) SQL
7 5 (2.66%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.60%) Perl
8 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.06%) R
9 2 (1.06%) VBA
10 1 (0.53%) C#
10 1 (0.53%) Groovy
10 1 (0.53%) Korn
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby
10 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (7.98%) Degree
1 15 (7.98%) Master's Degree
2 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 66 (35.11%) Docker
2 5 (2.66%) HDFS
3 1 (0.53%) LXC
3 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 99 (52.66%) Ansible
2 36 (19.15%) Kubernetes
2 36 (19.15%) Terraform
3 27 (14.36%) Puppet
4 26 (13.83%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.60%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 55 (29.26%) Splunk
2 26 (13.83%) Oracle
3 17 (9.04%) Hortonworks
4 16 (8.51%) Cloudera
5 3 (1.60%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.06%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.06%) Tableau
7 1 (0.53%) Citrix
7 1 (0.53%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) IFS
7 1 (0.53%) NetApp
7 1 (0.53%) VMware