Period
to 25 June 2021

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 25 June 2021 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
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 160 134 220
Rank change year-on-year -26 +86 -2
Contract jobs citing Route 53 2 9 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.065% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.18% 1.05% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 17
10th Percentile £425 £560 "
25th Percentile £434 £606 £563
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £625 £600
Median % change year-on-year -26.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £484 £702 £650
90th Percentile £490 £782 "
Central London median daily rate £463 £663 £631
% change year-on-year -30.19% +4.95% +5.21%

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 1,122 859 2,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.32% 31.30% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 674 1,654
10th Percentile £370 £303 £375
25th Percentile £463 £413 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £513 £525
Median % change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% +2.94%
75th Percentile £635 £600 £598
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 13
10th Percentile £13.53 £20.36 £12.25
25th Percentile £13.75 £29.07 £18.63
Median hourly rate £22.50 £43.95 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -48.81% +109.29% -4.55%
75th Percentile £27.34 £55.06 £23.75
90th Percentile £31.70 £59.38 £26.80
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £41.40 £20.75
% change year-on-year -45.65% +99.52% +3.75%

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 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 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Serverless
2 1 (50.00%) Web Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Serverless Framework
2 1 (50.00%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Mocha
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

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 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (100.00%) Serverless
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (50.00%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (50.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Mocha
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Backend Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Serverless Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible