Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 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 Route 53
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 218 225
Rank change year-on-year +94 +7 +19
Contract jobs citing Route 53 5 19 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.29% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.69% 0.87% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 19
Median daily rate £663 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.42% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £613 £563 £515
90th Percentile £840 £663 £628
Central London median daily rate £663 £638 £600
% change year-on-year +3.92% +6.25% +29.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
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 729 2,186 1,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.99% 33.48% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 1,738 1,542
Median daily rate £513 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £330 £363 £363
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £505 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -3.81% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.71% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £19.00 £18.56 £16.25
90th Percentile £58.25 £58.13 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +62.79% +7.50% +5.26%

Route 53
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Route 53 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Route 53 in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Route 53 in the City of London

Route 53
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Route 53 in the City of London over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Route 53 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 5 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Terraform
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (60.00%) Serverless
3 3 (60.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (40.00%) Fintech
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (40.00%) Data Science
4 2 (40.00%) Observability
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Murex
5 1 (20.00%) Java

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 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (60.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (60.00%) Serverless
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 1 (20.00%) AWS CodeBuild
5 1 (20.00%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (20.00%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Science
3 2 (40.00%) Fintech
3 2 (40.00%) Observability
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Terraform
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cadence
1 1 (20.00%) Murex
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle