Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon CloudWatch over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 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 CloudWatch
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 214 222 237
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15 -7
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 21 33 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.47% 0.088%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.00% 1.78% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 5
City of London median daily rate £575 £525 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +3.96% +12.22%
10th Percentile £475 £425 £448
90th Percentile £650 £738 £600
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £505
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon CloudWatch 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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,092 1,851 1,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.42% 26.44% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,653 1,521 866
City of London median daily rate £525 £520 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +0.45%
10th Percentile £363 £335 £313
90th Percentile £663 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 19
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -9.52% -26.96%
10th Percentile £19.03 £13.00 £12.55
90th Percentile £57.08 £31.15 £30.69
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -33.91%

Amazon CloudWatch
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon CloudWatch in the City of London

Amazon CloudWatch
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 CloudWatch in the City of London.

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

Amazon CloudWatch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch.

1 21 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (71.43%) DevOps
3 14 (66.67%) Amazon S3
4 13 (61.90%) Python
5 12 (57.14%) Linux
5 12 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
6 11 (52.38%) Terraform
6 11 (52.38%) Serverless
6 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
7 10 (47.62%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (47.62%) Route 53
7 10 (47.62%) Ansible
7 10 (47.62%) Docker
7 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
7 10 (47.62%) JIRA
8 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (42.86%) Amazon ECS
9 8 (38.10%) Unix
9 8 (38.10%) Java
9 8 (38.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (38.10%) Confluence
10 7 (33.33%) CloudFront
10 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (33.33%) Finance
10 7 (33.33%) Atlassian
10 7 (33.33%) Cloud Native
10 7 (33.33%) Fintech
11 6 (28.57%) OAuth

Amazon CloudWatch
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 8 (38.10%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) Jupyter
2 2 (9.52%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) AWS
2 14 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 12 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (52.38%) Serverless
5 10 (47.62%) Route 53
6 9 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (42.86%) Amazon ECS
7 8 (38.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (33.33%) CloudFront
9 6 (28.57%) GitHub
10 5 (23.81%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (19.05%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (14.29%) Datadog
13 2 (9.52%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (9.52%) Amazon EKS
13 2 (9.52%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (4.76%) AWS CodePipeline
14 1 (4.76%) SpeedCurve
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Zeppelin
4 2 (9.52%) Data Lake
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) Parquet
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Presto
5 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 10 (47.62%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.76%) CircleCI
4 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
4 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
2 13 (61.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (52.38%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (52.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
5 3 (14.29%) Data Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Python Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) AWS Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Monitoring Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) OAuth
1 6 (28.57%) OAuth2
2 5 (23.81%) Node.js
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) LAMP
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Core
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Kafka
5 1 (4.76%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (4.76%) LINQ
5 1 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (4.76%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Cloud Native
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (23.81%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) DevOps
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Fintech
4 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 5 (23.81%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Analytics
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 2 (9.52%) Data Science
8 2 (9.52%) ETL
8 2 (9.52%) ETL Development
8 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
8 2 (9.52%) Service Management
8 2 (9.52%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Terraform
2 10 (47.62%) Ansible
3 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (23.81%) Puppet
5 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
6 2 (9.52%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (9.52%) Kibana
6 2 (9.52%) Pingdom
7 1 (4.76%) Ganglia
7 1 (4.76%) Grafana
7 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
7 1 (4.76%) Istio
7 1 (4.76%) linkerd
7 1 (4.76%) Nagios
7 1 (4.76%) Opsgenie
7 1 (4.76%) Packer
7 1 (4.76%) Salt
7 1 (4.76%) VictorOps
7 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 4 (19.05%) Splunk
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe
3 2 (9.52%) AppDynamics
3 2 (9.52%) Tableau
4 1 (4.76%) New Relic
4 1 (4.76%) PagerDuty
4 1 (4.76%) Ping Identity
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) SaltStack