Period
to 16 December 2017

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 December 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 CloudWatch
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 - 258
Rank change year-on-year - +258 +37
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% - 0.036%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.56% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
City of London median daily rate £513 - £413
10th Percentile £475 - £333
90th Percentile £630 - £428
Central London median daily rate £513 - £413
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 1246 890 534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.44% 13.62% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 986 738 438
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.61% +3.25%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £263
90th Percentile £650 £616 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £441
% change year-on-year - +13.51% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 3 4
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +51.42% +18.54%
10th Percentile £11.25 £20.61 £20.60
90th Percentile £30.75 £52.49 £26.86
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £27.46 £22.00
% change year-on-year -34.45% +24.82% +12.82%

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 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 CloudWatch.

1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon S3
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) Ansible
4 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (57.14%) Puppet
4 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP
5 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) JIRA
5 3 (42.86%) GitHub
5 3 (42.86%) Route 53
5 3 (42.86%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (42.86%) RESTful
5 3 (42.86%) Terraform
5 3 (42.86%) Docker

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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (28.57%) Jetty
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon S3
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (42.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (42.86%) GitHub
4 3 (42.86%) Route 53
5 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (28.57%) Serverless
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (14.29%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) DSL
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) ZigBee
3 1 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Hazelcast
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (28.57%) HBase
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Hystrix
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) OAuth
3 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Debian
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 2 (28.57%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (28.57%) Firmware
2 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Terraform
3 2 (28.57%) Grafana
3 2 (28.57%) Graphite
3 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
3 2 (28.57%) Kibana
3 2 (28.57%) logstash
3 2 (28.57%) Nagios
3 2 (28.57%) Packer
4 1 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cloudera
1 2 (28.57%) New Relic
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian