Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Amazon EKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 22 February 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 Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS)
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 201 293 -
Rank change year-on-year +92 - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EKS 21 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.36% 0.011% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.07% 0.037% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 0
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 -
London median daily rate £575 £550 -
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EKS 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 Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,967 2,681 2,055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 33.40% 29.97% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,501 2,077 1,622
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £300 £342 £313
90th Percentile £663 £653 £625
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 23
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.76 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.94% -8.49% +2.91%
10th Percentile £18.56 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.63 £23.75 £44.80
London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £26.78
% change year-on-year +27.91% -19.70% +16.41%

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Amazon EKS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in Central London

Amazon EKS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon EKS in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EKS in Central London

Amazon EKS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EKS in Central London over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EKS in Central London

Amazon EKS
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EKS within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +73 7 £600 +14.29% 7
City of Westminster - 2 £750 -
Amazon EKS
London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EKS 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 Central London region with a requirement for Amazon EKS.

1 19 (90.48%) AWS
2 16 (76.19%) DevOps
3 13 (61.90%) OpenShift
3 13 (61.90%) Docker
4 11 (52.38%) Azure
4 11 (52.38%) Ansible
4 11 (52.38%) Kubernetes
4 11 (52.38%) SaaS
5 10 (47.62%) Python
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Automation
6 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure as Code
7 7 (33.33%) Terraform
7 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 5 (23.81%) PaaS
9 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (23.81%) GitHub
9 5 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (19.05%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (19.05%) Route 53
10 4 (19.05%) Redis
10 4 (19.05%) Go
10 4 (19.05%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (19.05%) Ruby
10 4 (19.05%) Git (software)

Amazon EKS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 5 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (90.48%) AWS
2 13 (61.90%) OpenShift
3 11 (52.38%) Azure
3 11 (52.38%) SaaS
4 5 (23.81%) GitHub
4 5 (23.81%) PaaS
5 4 (19.05%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (19.05%) Route 53
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
7 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (4.76%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 1 (4.76%) GCP
7 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Redis
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Data Lake
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) GitLab
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
3 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) Spinnaker
3 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.76%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.76%) Kafka
3 1 (4.76%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (4.76%) NumPy
3 1 (4.76%) Pandas
3 1 (4.76%) PySpark
3 1 (4.76%) React
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) AS400
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Automation
3 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure as Code
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) High Availability
6 3 (14.29%) Microservices
6 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (14.29%) Task Automation
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.52%) Open Source
7 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.76%) ETL
8 1 (4.76%) Kanban
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Go
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) R
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Java 8
6 1 (4.76%) RPG
6 1 (4.76%) Scala
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Ansible
1 11 (52.38%) Kubernetes
2 7 (33.33%) Terraform
3 4 (19.05%) Prometheus
4 1 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Lets Encrypt
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.76%) Datactics
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica
4 1 (4.76%) Palantir
4 1 (4.76%) Talend