Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 236 240
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 +57
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 33 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.47% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.87% 0.84% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 5
City of London median daily rate £600 £503 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% +11.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £390 £452 £415
90th Percentile £734 £553 £475
Central London median daily rate £600 £503 £450
% change year-on-year +19.40% +11.67% +7.14%
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 1,761 951 747
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.82% 14.73% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,443 742 630
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £362 £305 £312
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £515 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 9
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.46% +5.78% -22.33%
10th Percentile £17.81 £13.51 £18.50
90th Percentile £37.90 £32.52 £30.20
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -26.78%

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 16 July 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, 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 31 (93.94%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (81.82%) Amazon EC2
2 27 (81.82%) Amazon S3
3 22 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
3 22 (66.67%) Terraform
4 21 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 21 (63.64%) DevOps
4 21 (63.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 20 (60.61%) Ansible
5 20 (60.61%) CloudFront
5 20 (60.61%) Linux
6 19 (57.58%) Configuration Management
6 19 (57.58%) Git (software)
6 19 (57.58%) AWS Lambda
6 19 (57.58%) Serverless
7 18 (54.55%) Route 53
7 18 (54.55%) Docker
8 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (45.45%) Python
8 15 (45.45%) Deployment Automation
9 13 (39.39%) Java
10 12 (36.36%) GitHub
10 12 (36.36%) Splunk
10 12 (36.36%) Node.js
10 12 (36.36%) Confluence
10 12 (36.36%) AWS Certification
10 12 (36.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (36.36%) JIRA
11 11 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell

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 12 (36.36%) Confluence
2 2 (6.06%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 31 (93.94%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (81.82%) Amazon EC2
2 27 (81.82%) Amazon S3
3 21 (63.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 20 (60.61%) CloudFront
5 19 (57.58%) AWS Lambda
5 19 (57.58%) Serverless
6 18 (54.55%) Route 53
7 12 (36.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (36.36%) GitHub
8 10 (30.30%) PaaS
9 9 (27.27%) Amazon ELB
10 8 (24.24%) OpenShift
11 7 (21.21%) IaaS
12 6 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (15.15%) Heroku
14 4 (12.12%) AWS CloudTrail
15 2 (6.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 2 (6.06%) Datadog
15 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (3.03%) SMTP
2 1 (3.03%) SNMP
2 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 19 (57.58%) Git (software)
3 12 (36.36%) JIRA
4 2 (6.06%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.03%) GitLab
5 1 (3.03%) Liquibase
5 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (12.12%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Angular Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps
8 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Node.js
2 7 (21.21%) JSON
2 7 (21.21%) REST
2 7 (21.21%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (12.12%) RESTful
4 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (6.06%) CSS3
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) LDAP
4 2 (6.06%) OAuth
4 2 (6.06%) OAuth2
4 2 (6.06%) SAML
5 1 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.03%) Laravel
5 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Fintech
2 8 (24.24%) Hedge funds
3 7 (21.21%) Virtual Team
4 3 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (6.06%) PKI
5 2 (6.06%) User Experience
6 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) DC/OS
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) DevOps
2 19 (57.58%) Configuration Management
3 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) Deployment Automation
4 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (27.27%) Microservices
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (21.21%) MVC
6 7 (21.21%) TDD
6 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.06%) Auto-Scaling
7 2 (6.06%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (6.06%) Document Management
7 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) OWASP
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Static Code Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Python
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (21.21%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) Apex Code
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) PyPy
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) AWS Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CCNA
2 2 (6.06%) CCNP
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (66.67%) Terraform
2 20 (60.61%) Ansible
3 11 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (30.30%) Kubernetes
5 9 (27.27%) Puppet
6 8 (24.24%) Sysdig
7 6 (18.18%) PingFederate
8 1 (3.03%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (3.03%) Grafana
8 1 (3.03%) Nagios
8 1 (3.03%) Packer
8 1 (3.03%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Splunk
2 10 (30.30%) Atlassian
3 8 (24.24%) New Relic
4 7 (21.21%) Rollbar
5 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) Qualys
7 1 (3.03%) Adobe
7 1 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) Greenplum
7 1 (3.03%) Okta
7 1 (3.03%) VMware