Period
to 17 July 2019

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 37 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 11 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 5.02% 5.49% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 5.86% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 1
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +51.72%
10th Percentile £525 £463 £525
90th Percentile £650 £538 £575
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £625 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +19.05% -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 209 324 216
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.43% 93.64% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 210 145
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £368 £361 £289
90th Percentile £615 £638 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +23.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £14.00 £15.75 £88.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -82.25% +222.73%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £14.00 £17.60 £88.75
% change year-on-year -20.45% -80.17% +222.73%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Engineer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 July 2019, 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 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (54.55%) Terraform
3 6 (54.55%) Ansible
3 6 (54.55%) Docker
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
4 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
4 5 (45.45%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) Microservices
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Splunk
7 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Kafka
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 2 (18.18%) CloudFront
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) IIS
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
7 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (18.18%) Fintech
8 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (9.09%) Serverless

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 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
3 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (18.18%) CloudFront
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (9.09%) IaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (9.09%) PaaS
4 1 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Fintech
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Data Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Ansible
1 6 (54.55%) Terraform
2 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (9.09%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Splunk
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) SAP