Period
to 4 April 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 4 April 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
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 162 225 241
Rank change year-on-year +63 +16 -12
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 14 24 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.08% 1.15% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 12
Median daily rate £550 £575 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +17.07%
10th Percentile £500 £446 £475
90th Percentile £650 £638 £715
Central London median daily rate £550 £575 £600
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +17.07%
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 1,296 2,083 1,657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.09% 30.72% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,002 1,634 1,350
Median daily rate £513 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £310 £363 £337
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 17
Median hourly rate £30.72 £19.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.63% -4.38% -5.46%
10th Percentile £18.68 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.88 £23.65 £50.35
Median hourly rate £26.44 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +39.16% -5.00% -5.46%

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 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 April 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 14 (100.00%) AWS
2 8 (57.14%) Docker
3 7 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 7 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (50.00%) Serverless
4 6 (42.86%) Terraform
4 6 (42.86%) Microservices
5 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
5 5 (35.71%) Ansible
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) Splunk
5 5 (35.71%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 4 (28.57%) Puppet
6 4 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (21.43%) GCP
7 3 (21.43%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (21.43%) OpenShift
7 3 (21.43%) Route 53
7 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (21.43%) ZABBIX
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
8 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) TeamCity

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 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) AWS
2 7 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 7 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (50.00%) Serverless
3 4 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (21.43%) GCP
4 3 (21.43%) OpenShift
4 3 (21.43%) Route 53
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon Cognito
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon SageMaker
5 2 (14.29%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (14.29%) AWS Fargate
5 2 (14.29%) Azure
6 1 (7.14%) Amazon GuardDuty
6 1 (7.14%) AWS CodeBuild
6 1 (7.14%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (14.29%) Redis
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) AWS Developer
3 3 (21.43%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) React Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) Kafka
2 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Swagger
3 1 (7.14%) React
3 1 (7.14%) Redux
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Native
1 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Microservices
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) API Development
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (14.29%) Log Aggregation
4 2 (14.29%) Market Research
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Data Science
5 1 (7.14%) Fintech
5 1 (7.14%) Observability
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) Go
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Docker
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Flume
2 2 (14.29%) HDFS
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Terraform
2 5 (35.71%) Ansible
2 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
3 4 (28.57%) Puppet
4 3 (21.43%) ZABBIX
5 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) MuleSoft
2 2 (14.29%) New Relic
3 1 (7.14%) Cadence