The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Route 53 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Route 53 over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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 Route 53
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 165 211
Rank change year-on-year +2 +46  
Contract jobs citing Route 53 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.061% 0.12% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.45% 1.03% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £451 £415
% change year-on-year +10.80% +8.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Route 53 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 447 388 380
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 13.56% 11.40% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 326 279
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £339 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.54% -14.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.11 £19.00 £16.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £81.96 £36.80 £36.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +70.58% -36.44%  

Route 53
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Route 53 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Route 53 in the City of London

Route 53
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 Route 53 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Route 53 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Route 53.

1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) New Relic
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Akamai
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Route 53
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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) Akamai
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) New Relic
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