Period
to 19 October 2020

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 October 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 CloudWatch
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 209 234
Rank change year-on-year +105 +25 +5
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 7 16 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.20% 0.80% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 16
Median daily rate £553 £563 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +9.76% +0.74%
10th Percentile £438 £481 £425
90th Percentile £678 £650 £719
Central London median daily rate £551 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +0.23% +10.00% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 583 1,992 1,850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.66% 33.56% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 1,574 1,519
Median daily rate £513 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £322 £327 £345
90th Percentile £638 £662 £675
Central London median daily rate £515 £525 £524
% change year-on-year -1.90% +0.24% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +11.41% +4.72%
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.68 £13.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.55 £23.75
Median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +36.90% +7.69% +2.63%

Amazon CloudWatch
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Amazon CloudWatch as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Amazon CloudWatch in the City of London

Amazon CloudWatch
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 October 2020, 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 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Serverless
2 4 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (42.86%) Terraform
3 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (42.86%) Ansible
3 3 (42.86%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (28.57%) Route 53
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
5 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudTrail

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 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (57.14%) Serverless
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (28.57%) Route 53
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon Cognito
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (14.29%) Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Coveralls
5 1 (14.29%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket Server
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
2 1 (14.29%) Postman
2 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) JSON Schema
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) pytest
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
1 1 (14.29%) Swagger
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSD
1 1 (14.29%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Data Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) Fintech
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Sprint Retrospective
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Terraform
2 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Grafana
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Prometheus
3 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) New Relic
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk