Period
to 7 December 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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 252 248
Rank change year-on-year +44 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 10 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.52% 0.51% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 7
City of London median daily rate £525 £575 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +12.20% -
10th Percentile £425 £460 £475
90th Percentile £590 £685 £630
Central London median daily rate £525 £575 £513
% change year-on-year -8.70% +12.20% -
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 1,932 1,958 1,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.22% 27.46% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,507 1,591 1,064
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £661 £668 £638
Central London median daily rate £520 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -0.95% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 26
City of London median hourly rate £20.92 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.51% -2.78% -45.86%
10th Percentile £18.50 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £28.95 £23.75 £29.76
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.76 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.03% -1.26% -45.71%

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 7 December 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 10 (100.00%) AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) ZABBIX
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (30.00%) Splunk
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Datadog
3 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (30.00%) Terraform
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (20.00%) Presto
4 2 (20.00%) Jupyter
4 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (20.00%) Parquet
4 2 (20.00%) Pingdom
4 2 (20.00%) HDFS

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 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
1 2 (20.00%) Jupyter
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (30.00%) Datadog
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Step Functions
3 2 (20.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (20.00%) Serverless
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon SageMaker
4 1 (10.00%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Fargate
4 1 (10.00%) Azure
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Stack
4 1 (10.00%) IaaS
4 1 (10.00%) SpeedCurve
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Zeppelin
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) Parquet
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Presto
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (10.00%) CircleCI
4 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Data Science
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
1 2 (20.00%) HDFS
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) ZABBIX
2 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (30.00%) Terraform
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (20.00%) Pingdom
3 2 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (10.00%) Ganglia
4 1 (10.00%) Grafana
4 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (10.00%) Nagios
4 1 (10.00%) Opsgenie
4 1 (10.00%) Salt
4 1 (10.00%) VictorOps
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (10.00%) New Relic
3 1 (10.00%) PagerDuty
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat