Period
to 21 November 2019

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 6 months to 21 November 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 Route 53
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 246 239
Rank change year-on-year +45 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing Route 53 19 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.96% 0.51% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 10
City of London median daily rate £560 £588 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.68% +9.30% -
10th Percentile £413 £466 £475
90th Percentile £650 £665 £589
Central London median daily rate £575 £625 £538
% change year-on-year -8.00% +16.28% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £105.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £105.00 - -

Route 53 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 1,984 1,944 1,288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.97% 27.46% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,557 1,598 1,036
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £338 £313
90th Percentile £668 £668 £650
Central London median daily rate £520 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -0.95% +5.00% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 23
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.78% -45.86%
10th Percentile £18.66 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.90 £23.75 £25.14
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.30% -1.58% -45.71%

Route 53
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Route 53 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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

Route 53
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Route 53 in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 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 Route 53.

1 19 (100.00%) AWS
2 16 (84.21%) Amazon S3
3 15 (78.95%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (73.68%) DevOps
5 13 (68.42%) GitHub
5 13 (68.42%) Confluence
5 13 (68.42%) JIRA
6 11 (57.89%) Docker
6 11 (57.89%) Terraform
7 10 (52.63%) Linux
7 10 (52.63%) Python
8 9 (47.37%) Unix
8 9 (47.37%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (47.37%) Serverless
9 8 (42.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (42.11%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (42.11%) Java
10 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (36.84%) Ansible
10 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
10 7 (36.84%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (36.84%) Splunk
10 7 (36.84%) Amazon ECS
11 6 (31.58%) CircleCI
11 6 (31.58%) AWS CodePipeline
11 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
11 6 (31.58%) Node.js
12 5 (26.32%) Atlassian
12 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
12 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (68.42%) Confluence
2 4 (21.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) InDesign
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (100.00%) AWS
2 16 (84.21%) Amazon S3
3 15 (78.95%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (68.42%) GitHub
5 9 (47.37%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (47.37%) Serverless
6 8 (42.11%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (42.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (36.84%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (31.58%) AWS CodePipeline
9 4 (21.05%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (21.05%) Amazon Glacier
9 4 (21.05%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (15.79%) CloudFront
11 2 (10.53%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (10.53%) Azure
11 2 (10.53%) GCP
12 1 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) JIRA
2 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
3 6 (31.58%) CircleCI
4 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Publishing
3 2 (10.53%) Billing
3 2 (10.53%) Public Sector
4 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) AWS DevOps
3 6 (31.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
5 3 (15.79%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) AWS Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Java Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
7 1 (5.26%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Node.js
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Sling
2 4 (21.05%) J2SE
2 4 (21.05%) Lucene
2 4 (21.05%) OSGi
2 4 (21.05%) REST
2 4 (21.05%) SAML
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) XSLT
3 1 (5.26%) OAuth
3 1 (5.26%) OAuth2
3 1 (5.26%) React
3 1 (5.26%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Cloud Native
2 4 (21.05%) PKI
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 4 (21.05%) Debian
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
2 5 (26.32%) Fintech
2 5 (26.32%) Immutable Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) SIEM
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow Management
4 3 (15.79%) Microservices
4 3 (15.79%) Project Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) DevSecOps
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) AWS Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) NIST
2 2 (10.53%) NIST 800
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Terraform
2 7 (36.84%) Ansible
2 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (26.32%) Packer
4 4 (21.05%) Kibana
4 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
4 4 (21.05%) Prometheus
4 4 (21.05%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (10.53%) Puppet
6 1 (5.26%) Nessus
6 1 (5.26%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Splunk
2 5 (26.32%) Atlassian
3 4 (21.05%) Adobe
3 4 (21.05%) Okta
4 1 (5.26%) Qualys
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec