Period
to 17 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 40 39
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 +6
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 29 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 8.36% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.81% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 1
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £550 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +51.72% -
10th Percentile £463 £525 £356
90th Percentile £575 £575 £369
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £550 £363
% change year-on-year -4.55% +51.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 329 236 253
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 96.72% 96.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 169 190
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £515 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +19.42% -9.21%
10th Percentile £347 £296 £313
90th Percentile £626 £650 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £515 £438
% change year-on-year -2.91% +17.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £17.60 £88.75 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -80.17% +231.78% +7.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £29.13 £16.20
90th Percentile £33.03 £153.38 £30.33
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 £88.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year -78.93% +231.78% +7.00%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Canary Wharf

AWS Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Engineer in Canary Wharf

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, AWS Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (96.55%) Amazon AWS
1 28 (96.55%) Ansible
2 22 (75.86%) DevOps
3 21 (72.41%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (72.41%) Splunk
3 21 (72.41%) Build Automation
3 21 (72.41%) Jenkins
3 21 (72.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 21 (72.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 21 (72.41%) PowerShell
3 21 (72.41%) .NET
3 21 (72.41%) IIS
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 7 (24.14%) Unix
5 7 (24.14%) SLA
5 7 (24.14%) SAN
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
5 7 (24.14%) Remedy
5 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
5 7 (24.14%) Puppet
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (24.14%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) Replication
5 7 (24.14%) VMware
5 7 (24.14%) SaltStack
5 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (24.14%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (24.14%) Serverless
6 4 (13.79%) DB2

AWS Engineer Skill Set
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 21 (72.41%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 28 (96.55%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (72.41%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (72.41%) AWS CloudFormation
2 21 (72.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (24.14%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (24.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (72.41%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) DevOps
2 21 (72.41%) Build Automation
3 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
3 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (96.55%) Ansible
2 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (24.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Splunk
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
2 7 (24.14%) Remedy
2 7 (24.14%) SaltStack
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) EMC
3 3 (10.34%) Symantec