Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 27 January 2020 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
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 1 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 +19
Contract jobs citing AWS 54 189 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 29.67% 47.37% 12.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 66.67% 81.47% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 187 30
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.35% +19.48%
10th Percentile £478 £513 £458
90th Percentile £600 £650 £760
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £575 £575
% change year-on-year -4.35% - +17.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

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 81 232 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 44.51% 58.15% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 217 66
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £394 £500 £325
90th Percentile £600 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - £147.50 -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - £147.50 -

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Canary Wharf

AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS in Canary Wharf

AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) DevOps
3 24 (44.44%) Kafka
4 23 (42.59%) Docker
4 23 (42.59%) Jenkins
5 20 (37.04%) Microservices
5 20 (37.04%) TDD
6 19 (35.19%) Java
6 19 (35.19%) BDD
6 19 (35.19%) Mentoring
7 18 (33.33%) Spring Boot
7 18 (33.33%) Java 8
7 18 (33.33%) REST
7 18 (33.33%) Python
8 17 (31.48%) Spring
8 17 (31.48%) Algorithms
8 17 (31.48%) Coaching
9 16 (29.63%) Apache Spark
10 15 (27.78%) Linux
11 13 (24.07%) Hadoop
12 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (20.37%) Azure
13 11 (20.37%) Finance
14 10 (18.52%) SQL
15 9 (16.67%) Terraform
15 9 (16.67%) Serverless
15 9 (16.67%) Kubernetes
15 9 (16.67%) Ansible
15 9 (16.67%) AWS Lambda

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 16 (29.63%) Apache Spark
2 5 (9.26%) Confluence
3 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.70%) Jupyter
3 2 (3.70%) SAS
4 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Azure
2 9 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 9 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
2 9 (16.67%) Serverless
3 7 (12.96%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (9.26%) CloudFront
5 3 (5.56%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (5.56%) GCP
5 3 (5.56%) IaaS
6 2 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (3.70%) OpenShift
6 2 (3.70%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.85%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (1.85%) GitHub
7 1 (1.85%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) DHCP
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) Hadoop
2 8 (14.81%) Big Data
3 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.56%) Amazon Athena
5 3 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 3 (5.56%) Neo4j
5 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.70%) CouchDB
6 2 (3.70%) Impala
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
6 2 (3.70%) Power BI
6 2 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (3.70%) Spark SQL
6 2 (3.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (42.59%) Jenkins
2 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.26%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.70%) Maven
4 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.85%) Ant
5 1 (1.85%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.85%) Gradle
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Mocha
5 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) AWS DevOps
3 10 (18.52%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Architect
5 7 (12.96%) Data Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) AWS Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) DevOps Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Python Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Platform Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Virtualisation Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Big Data Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) ETL Developer
9 2 (3.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) Kafka
2 18 (33.33%) REST
2 18 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 17 (31.48%) Spring
4 6 (11.11%) PySpark
5 3 (5.56%) Web Services
6 2 (3.70%) CSS
6 2 (3.70%) CSS3
6 2 (3.70%) DOM
6 2 (3.70%) HTML
6 2 (3.70%) jQuery
6 2 (3.70%) Lambda Expressions
6 2 (3.70%) LAMP
6 2 (3.70%) Silex
6 2 (3.70%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (3.70%) Symfony
6 2 (3.70%) Vue.js
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.85%) Express
7 1 (1.85%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) Unix
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.85%) Debian
5 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) DevOps
3 20 (37.04%) Microservices
3 20 (37.04%) TDD
4 19 (35.19%) BDD
4 19 (35.19%) Mentoring
5 17 (31.48%) Coaching
6 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.67%) Scrum
8 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.96%) OO
10 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
10 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure as Code
10 5 (9.26%) Machine Learning
10 5 (9.26%) OOP
11 4 (7.41%) Data Development
11 4 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
12 3 (5.56%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) Java
2 18 (33.33%) Java 8
2 18 (33.33%) Python
3 10 (18.52%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Scala
5 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.56%) Go
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) PHP 7
6 2 (3.70%) R
7 1 (1.85%) Gremlin
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 23 (42.59%) Docker
2 2 (3.70%) HDFS
2 2 (3.70%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) Ansible
1 9 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 9 (16.67%) Terraform
2 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (3.70%) Kibana
3 2 (3.70%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.85%) Grafana
4 1 (1.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) IBM
1 7 (12.96%) Informatica
2 5 (9.26%) IBM Sterling
2 5 (9.26%) Palantir
2 5 (9.26%) SAP
2 5 (9.26%) Splunk
3 4 (7.41%) Cloudera
3 4 (7.41%) Hortonworks
4 3 (5.56%) Google
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) TOWER Software
5 2 (3.70%) Datactics
5 2 (3.70%) Foundry
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle
5 2 (3.70%) Tableau
5 2 (3.70%) Talend
5 2 (3.70%) Zend
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) TIBCO