Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 235 249
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 +38
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 32 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.47% 0.089% 0.074%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.87% 0.60% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 4
City of London median daily rate £525 £505 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +12.22% +9.09%
10th Percentile £425 £448 £421
90th Percentile £738 £600 £475
Central London median daily rate £525 £505 £450
% change year-on-year +3.96% +12.22% +21.21%
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 1,713 1,008 843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.93% 14.96% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,410 795 708
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £627
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 6
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -29.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.74 £18.50
90th Percentile £33.00 £31.81 £45.93
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -29.17% +9.09%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 29 (90.63%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (71.88%) Amazon EC2
2 23 (71.88%) Amazon S3
3 19 (59.38%) DevOps
4 18 (56.25%) Jenkins
4 18 (56.25%) Amazon RDS
4 18 (56.25%) Terraform
5 17 (53.13%) Ansible
5 17 (53.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 15 (46.88%) Linux
7 15 (46.88%) Configuration Management
7 15 (46.88%) CloudFront
7 15 (46.88%) AWS Lambda
7 15 (46.88%) Serverless
7 15 (46.88%) Deployment Automation
8 14 (43.75%) Route 53
8 14 (43.75%) Docker
9 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (34.38%) Kubernetes
11 11 (34.38%) Finance
11 11 (34.38%) Python
11 11 (34.38%) Splunk
12 10 (31.25%) PaaS
12 10 (31.25%) Confluence
12 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (31.25%) JIRA
13 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
13 9 (28.13%) Java

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 10 (31.25%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 29 (90.63%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (71.88%) Amazon EC2
2 23 (71.88%) Amazon S3
3 17 (53.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 15 (46.88%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (46.88%) CloudFront
4 15 (46.88%) Serverless
5 14 (43.75%) Route 53
6 12 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (31.25%) PaaS
8 9 (28.13%) Amazon ELB
8 9 (28.13%) GitHub
9 8 (25.00%) OpenShift
10 7 (21.88%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (21.88%) IaaS
11 5 (15.63%) Heroku
12 4 (12.50%) AWS CloudTrail
13 3 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (6.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (31.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) JMeter
4 2 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.13%) GitLab
5 1 (3.13%) Liquibase
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (21.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Node.js
2 7 (21.88%) JSON
2 7 (21.88%) REST
2 7 (21.88%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) CSS3
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) HTML5
4 2 (6.25%) LDAP
4 2 (6.25%) OAuth
4 2 (6.25%) OAuth2
4 2 (6.25%) SAML
5 1 (3.13%) .NET
5 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.13%) Laravel
5 1 (3.13%) Middleware
5 1 (3.13%) React
5 1 (3.13%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 7 (21.88%) Virtual Team
3 5 (15.63%) Fintech
4 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) PKI
5 2 (6.25%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) CentOS
5 1 (3.13%) DC/OS
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) DevOps
2 15 (46.88%) Configuration Management
2 15 (46.88%) Deployment Automation
3 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (28.13%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (28.13%) Microservices
5 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
6 7 (21.88%) MVC
6 7 (21.88%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (6.25%) Document Management
7 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.25%) Information Security
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) OWASP
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) Source Code Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) Ruby
4 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Apex Code
6 2 (6.25%) PyPy
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) AWS Certification
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) CCNP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.13%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Terraform
2 17 (53.13%) Ansible
3 11 (34.38%) Kubernetes
4 9 (28.13%) Puppet
5 8 (25.00%) Sysdig
6 7 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (6.25%) Grafana
8 1 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (3.13%) Fluentd
8 1 (3.13%) Kibana
8 1 (3.13%) logstash
8 1 (3.13%) Packer
8 1 (3.13%) PingFederate
8 1 (3.13%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Splunk
2 9 (28.13%) New Relic
3 7 (21.88%) Rollbar
4 6 (18.75%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Google
5 2 (6.25%) Qualys
5 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.13%) Greenplum
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) PagerDuty
6 1 (3.13%) VMware