Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 251 241
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +38
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 12 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.098% 0.015%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.66% 0.58% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
City of London median daily rate £575 £509 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.02% +10.00% +12.12%
10th Percentile £460 £475 £456
90th Percentile £816 £613 £469
Central London median daily rate £575 £509 £463
% change year-on-year +13.02% +10.00% +12.12%
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 1,818 1,216 894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.78% 17.05% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,500 979 745
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £345 £313 £316
90th Percentile £669 £650 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 3
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -48.57% +38.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £20.61
90th Percentile £23.75 £26.92 £52.49
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £18.00 £44.62
% change year-on-year +0.56% -59.66% +84.16%

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 15 November 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 11 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon S3
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (58.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) Ansible
3 6 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (50.00%) Terraform
3 6 (50.00%) Serverless
4 5 (41.67%) Confluence
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) CloudFront
5 4 (33.33%) Route 53
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
6 3 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (25.00%) Docker
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Node.js
6 3 (25.00%) GitHub
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon SQS

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 5 (41.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon S3
2 7 (58.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (50.00%) Serverless
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (33.33%) CloudFront
4 4 (33.33%) Route 53
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (25.00%) GitHub
6 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (16.67%) OpenShift
6 2 (16.67%) PaaS
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (8.33%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) JMeter
5 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
5 1 (8.33%) GitLab
5 1 (8.33%) Hudson
5 1 (8.33%) Liquibase
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Express
2 1 (8.33%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) Laravel
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (8.33%) React
2 1 (8.33%) React Native
2 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scalability Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) ES6
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) AWS Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Ansible
1 6 (50.00%) Terraform
2 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (16.67%) Grafana
3 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (16.67%) Sysdig
4 1 (8.33%) Fluentd
4 1 (8.33%) Kibana
4 1 (8.33%) logstash
4 1 (8.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Greenplum
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) New Relic
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) PagerDuty