Period
to 20 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 44 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 - +44
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 51 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 15.18% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 15.60% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 51 1 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £550 -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £550 -
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 327 268 294
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.32% 97.45% 97.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 202 201
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £363 £263 £313
90th Percentile £616 £650 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £508 £438
% change year-on-year -1.48% +16.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.67% +25.00% -52.00%
10th Percentile £16.11 £15.00 £10.80
90th Percentile £38.76 £138.00 £25.40
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +24.67% +25.00% -52.00%

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 20 October 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 50 (98.04%) Amazon AWS
1 50 (98.04%) Ansible
2 47 (92.16%) DevOps
3 34 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 34 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 34 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (66.67%) Splunk
3 34 (66.67%) Build Automation
3 34 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 34 (66.67%) .NET
3 34 (66.67%) IIS
3 34 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 13 (25.49%) Terraform
5 12 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (23.53%) Kubernetes
5 12 (23.53%) Microservices
5 12 (23.53%) Docker
5 12 (23.53%) RESTful
5 12 (23.53%) Hadoop
5 12 (23.53%) Java
5 12 (23.53%) Python
6 5 (9.80%) Linux
6 5 (9.80%) Finance
7 4 (7.84%) Replication
7 4 (7.84%) VMware
7 4 (7.84%) SAN
7 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.84%) Unix

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 34 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 50 (98.04%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 34 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 34 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (7.84%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (7.84%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SAN
2 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (23.53%) RESTful
3 1 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.84%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) DevOps
2 34 (66.67%) Build Automation
3 12 (23.53%) Microservices
4 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.96%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 12 (23.53%) Java
2 12 (23.53%) Python
3 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.96%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (98.04%) Ansible
2 13 (25.49%) Terraform
3 12 (23.53%) Kubernetes
4 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.84%) Puppet
5 1 (1.96%) Kibana
5 1 (1.96%) Packer
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) Splunk
2 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.84%) Remedy
2 4 (7.84%) SaltStack
2 4 (7.84%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco
3 1 (1.96%) EMC
3 1 (1.96%) New Relic
3 1 (1.96%) Symantec