Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 44 137
Rank change year-on-year +16 +93 +59
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 413 321 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 6.39% 4.71% 1.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.12% 42.91% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 286 145
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £400 £381 £313
90th Percentile £625 £641 £625
Central London median daily rate £514 £500 £465
% change year-on-year +2.75% +7.53% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £24.49 - -
Central London median hourly rate £24.49 - -

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 936 748 690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.49% 10.97% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 631 512
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +5.99%
10th Percentile £309 £313 £230
90th Percentile £638 £630 £624
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 4
City of London median hourly rate £21.08 £22.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.19% -14.56% +21.18%
10th Percentile £13.12 £18.50 £15.54
90th Percentile £32.06 £37.40 £36.10
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £27.32
% change year-on-year -9.09% -19.46% +60.68%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the City of London

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in the City of London

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in the City of London

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
London Bridge +6 1 - -
Moorgate -5 1 - -
Amazon AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 182 (44.07%) DevOps
2 169 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (38.01%) Java
4 147 (35.59%) Linux
5 118 (28.57%) Python
6 111 (26.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 110 (26.63%) Continuous Integration
7 110 (26.63%) Web Services
8 98 (23.73%) Ansible
9 97 (23.49%) Docker
9 97 (23.49%) TDD
10 88 (21.31%) Jenkins
11 84 (20.34%) JavaScript
12 77 (18.64%) Git (software)
13 72 (17.43%) Puppet
14 66 (15.98%) E-Commerce
15 65 (15.74%) BDD
16 64 (15.50%) AngularJS
17 63 (15.25%) Terraform
17 63 (15.25%) Scrum
17 63 (15.25%) HTML
18 60 (14.53%) Microservices
19 58 (14.04%) SQL
20 57 (13.80%) MVC
20 57 (13.80%) Finance
21 55 (13.32%) Software Engineering
22 54 (13.08%) React
22 54 (13.08%) CSS
23 52 (12.59%) NoSQL
23 52 (12.59%) Test Automation

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 24 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (4.84%) nginx
3 17 (4.12%) Apache Spark
4 16 (3.87%) Tomcat
5 14 (3.39%) Apache
6 11 (2.66%) Confluence
6 11 (2.66%) IIS
7 6 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (1.45%) Jetty
8 5 (1.21%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.21%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.21%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.97%) CMS
9 4 (0.97%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.73%) CICS
10 3 (0.73%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.73%) Liferay
10 3 (0.73%) SAS
10 3 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.48%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 111 (26.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (8.96%) AWS CloudFormation
3 36 (8.72%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (7.99%) GitHub
5 24 (5.81%) AWS Lambda
6 23 (5.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 21 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (4.60%) Amazon S3
9 17 (4.12%) IaaS
9 17 (4.12%) PaaS
10 15 (3.63%) Office 365
11 13 (3.15%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (2.42%) OpenShift
12 10 (2.42%) SaaS
13 9 (2.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (2.18%) Heroku
14 7 (1.69%) Bluemix
14 7 (1.69%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
16 5 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.30%) HTTP
2 18 (4.36%) DNS
3 15 (3.63%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.91%) Firewall
5 6 (1.45%) Internet
5 6 (1.45%) LDAP
5 6 (1.45%) SSL
5 6 (1.45%) VPN
5 6 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.21%) FTP
6 5 (1.21%) WAN
7 4 (0.97%) LAN
8 3 (0.73%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.73%) MPLS
9 2 (0.48%) DHCP
9 2 (0.48%) DSL
9 2 (0.48%) SAN
9 2 (0.48%) SMS
9 2 (0.48%) SNMP
9 2 (0.48%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (12.59%) NoSQL
2 48 (11.62%) MongoDB
3 34 (8.23%) Big Data
4 31 (7.51%) SQL Server
5 30 (7.26%) Hadoop
5 30 (7.26%) MySQL
6 21 (5.08%) Relational Database
7 19 (4.60%) Apache Hive
8 17 (4.12%) Redis
9 14 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (2.66%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.42%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (1.45%) Couchbase
12 6 (1.45%) CouchDB
13 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 88 (21.31%) Jenkins
2 77 (18.64%) Git (software)
3 29 (7.02%) gulp
4 24 (5.81%) Grunt
5 21 (5.08%) IntelliJ
6 15 (3.63%) Jasmine
7 12 (2.91%) JIRA
7 12 (2.91%) Maven
7 12 (2.91%) TeamCity
8 11 (2.66%) Selenium
9 10 (2.42%) Subversion
10 9 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.94%) Gradle
11 8 (1.94%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (1.45%) Ant
13 6 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.45%) Mocha
14 5 (1.21%) Artifactory
14 5 (1.21%) Cucumber
General
1 57 (13.80%) Finance
2 27 (6.54%) Banking
3 15 (3.63%) Retail
4 12 (2.91%) Marketing
5 6 (1.45%) Advertising
5 6 (1.45%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.97%) Publishing
7 3 (0.73%) Digital Economy
7 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.73%) Front Office
8 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.48%) Law
8 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.24%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Local Government
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (31.48%) Developer
2 125 (30.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 86 (20.82%) AWS Engineer
4 64 (15.50%) Java Developer
5 59 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
6 55 (13.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 30 (7.26%) AWS Developer
8 29 (7.02%) Architect
9 23 (5.57%) Full Stack Developer
10 22 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
11 21 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
12 19 (4.60%) Automation Engineer
13 17 (4.12%) DevOps Developer
14 16 (3.87%) Azure Engineer
14 16 (3.87%) Java Engineer
15 15 (3.63%) Senior Developer
16 13 (3.15%) Agile Developer
16 13 (3.15%) Agile Java Developer
16 13 (3.15%) Automation Developer
16 13 (3.15%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (26.63%) Web Services
2 64 (15.50%) AngularJS
3 63 (15.25%) HTML
4 54 (13.08%) CSS
4 54 (13.08%) React
5 44 (10.65%) HTML5
6 43 (10.41%) .NET
6 43 (10.41%) RESTful
7 40 (9.69%) Node.js
8 37 (8.96%) REST
9 27 (6.54%) Spring
10 26 (6.30%) Dropwizard
10 26 (6.30%) JSON
11 24 (5.81%) XML
12 23 (5.57%) Play Framework
13 21 (5.08%) Hystrix
13 21 (5.08%) jQuery
13 21 (5.08%) Scalatra
14 17 (4.12%) ASP.NET
15 16 (3.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.05%) Public Cloud
2 22 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (5.08%) User Experience
4 15 (3.63%) Data Centre
5 14 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.18%) Fintech
7 8 (1.94%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.45%) Cloud Native
9 6 (1.45%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.45%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.21%) Clustering
10 5 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.97%) NHS
11 4 (0.97%) PKI
11 4 (0.97%) Robotics
11 4 (0.97%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.73%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 147 (35.59%) Linux
2 42 (10.17%) Unix
3 41 (9.93%) Windows
4 22 (5.33%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.39%) CentOS
6 13 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.91%) Ubuntu
8 11 (2.66%) Apple iOS
9 10 (2.42%) Android
10 3 (0.73%) AIX
10 3 (0.73%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.73%) Solaris
10 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.24%) Debian
12 1 (0.24%) Fedora
12 1 (0.24%) SUSE
12 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (44.07%) DevOps
2 169 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (26.63%) Continuous Integration
4 97 (23.49%) TDD
5 66 (15.98%) E-Commerce
6 65 (15.74%) BDD
7 63 (15.25%) Scrum
8 60 (14.53%) Microservices
9 57 (13.80%) MVC
10 55 (13.32%) Software Engineering
11 52 (12.59%) Test Automation
12 46 (11.14%) Open Source
13 41 (9.93%) Kanban
14 40 (9.69%) Continuous Delivery
15 36 (8.72%) Pair Programming
16 35 (8.47%) SOLID
17 34 (8.23%) Migration
18 31 (7.51%) Domain-Driven Design
18 31 (7.51%) Front End Development
18 31 (7.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 157 (38.01%) Java
2 118 (28.57%) Python
3 84 (20.34%) JavaScript
4 58 (14.04%) SQL
5 51 (12.35%) Ruby
6 38 (9.20%) Bash Shell
7 32 (7.75%) Perl
7 32 (7.75%) Scala
8 31 (7.51%) Groovy
9 28 (6.78%) C#
10 19 (4.60%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.91%) Go
12 11 (2.66%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.18%) R
14 6 (1.45%) C++
15 5 (1.21%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.21%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.21%) PHP
16 4 (0.97%) C
16 4 (0.97%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 13 (3.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (2.66%) AWS Certification
3 10 (2.42%) Degree
4 9 (2.18%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.48%) CCNP
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.24%) CCA
8 1 (0.24%) CFA
8 1 (0.24%) CISSP
8 1 (0.24%) MCSA
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.24%) PMP
8 1 (0.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.51%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.48%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.24%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.24%) SAS 70
System Software
1 97 (23.49%) Docker
2 17 (4.12%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.97%) vSphere
5 3 (0.73%) LXC
5 3 (0.73%) vCloud
6 2 (0.48%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.48%) Corosync
6 2 (0.48%) HDFS
6 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.24%) iptables
7 1 (0.24%) KVM
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.24%) RHEV
7 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 98 (23.73%) Ansible
2 72 (17.43%) Puppet
3 63 (15.25%) Terraform
4 46 (11.14%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (8.96%) Kubernetes
6 13 (3.15%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (2.42%) Packer
8 9 (2.18%) logstash
9 8 (1.94%) Nagios
10 7 (1.69%) Graphite
10 7 (1.69%) Kibana
11 6 (1.45%) HAProxy
12 5 (1.21%) Grafana
13 4 (0.97%) Rundeck
14 3 (0.73%) HP SiteScope
14 3 (0.73%) ZABBIX
15 2 (0.48%) Dollar Universe
15 2 (0.48%) Pacemaker
15 2 (0.48%) Salt
15 2 (0.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (11.62%) VMware
2 35 (8.47%) New Relic
3 28 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 22 (5.33%) Google
4 22 (5.33%) Oracle
5 15 (3.63%) Red Hat
6 11 (2.66%) IBM
7 10 (2.42%) Cisco
7 10 (2.42%) Splunk
8 8 (1.94%) Tableau
9 7 (1.69%) Citrix
9 7 (1.69%) Facebook
10 6 (1.45%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.45%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.21%) F5
12 4 (0.97%) HP
12 4 (0.97%) Marketo
12 4 (0.97%) Perforce
12 4 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.73%) CheckPoint
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