Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 239 245 232
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 14 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.071% 0.032%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.79% 0.38% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
City of London median daily rate £588 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.17% - -
Central London median daily rate £600 £575 -
% change year-on-year +4.35% - -
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 1,783 1,322 860
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 26.21% 18.72% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,420 1,062 717
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +12.99%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £350
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 3
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.00% +44.45%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £20.61
90th Percentile £23.75 £32.73 £52.49
Central London median hourly rate £18.76 £18.00 £27.46
% change year-on-year +4.19% -34.45% +18.80%

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 17 January 2019.

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

Amazon CloudWatch
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 CloudWatch within the City of London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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 - 1 £500 -
Amazon CloudWatch
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 13 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (64.29%) Confluence
2 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 9 (64.29%) DevOps
2 9 (64.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (57.14%) Amazon S3
4 7 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (50.00%) Docker
4 7 (50.00%) Serverless
5 6 (42.86%) AWS Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) CloudFront
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) Route 53
6 5 (35.71%) Atlassian
7 4 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 4 (28.57%) OAuth
7 4 (28.57%) OpenID
7 4 (28.57%) OAuth2
7 4 (28.57%) Fintech
7 4 (28.57%) Ping Identity
7 4 (28.57%) Terraform
8 3 (21.43%) Ansible
8 3 (21.43%) Node.js

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 9 (64.29%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (64.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (57.14%) Amazon S3
4 7 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (50.00%) Serverless
5 6 (42.86%) CloudFront
6 5 (35.71%) Route 53
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (14.29%) GitHub
8 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (7.14%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (7.14%) Datadog
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Redis
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 2 (14.29%) Hudson
3 2 (14.29%) JMeter
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Reliability Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) OAuth
1 4 (28.57%) OAuth2
1 4 (28.57%) OpenID
2 3 (21.43%) Node.js
3 2 (14.29%) Express
3 2 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (7.14%) Kafka
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) React
4 1 (7.14%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Fintech
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Asynchronous Programming
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) ES6
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) AWS Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Terraform
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Fluentd
3 1 (7.14%) Grafana
3 1 (7.14%) Kibana
3 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.14%) logstash
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Packer
3 1 (7.14%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Atlassian
2 4 (28.57%) Ping Identity
3 2 (14.29%) New Relic
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) PagerDuty