Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 242 268
Rank change year-on-year -2 +26 -
Contract jobs citing Route 53 13 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.030% 0.033%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.07% 0.22% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 3
City of London median daily rate £538 - £550
Central London median daily rate £538 £513 £550
% change year-on-year +4.88% -6.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 1212 897 586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.93% 13.39% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 743 472
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £320 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £430
% change year-on-year +2.56% +13.37% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 5
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £35.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.43% +44.45% +24.26%
10th Percentile £11.25 £20.61 £20.80
90th Percentile £26.39 £52.49 £33.39
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £44.62 £23.12
% change year-on-year -59.66% +93.05% +15.58%

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (84.62%) Amazon S3
3 10 (76.92%) Ansible
4 9 (69.23%) Python
5 8 (61.54%) Docker
5 8 (61.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (53.85%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (53.85%) Puppet
6 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
6 7 (53.85%) Java
6 7 (53.85%) Linux
6 7 (53.85%) Ruby
7 6 (46.15%) Apache
7 6 (46.15%) Node.js
7 6 (46.15%) Kubernetes
8 5 (38.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (38.46%) Mesos
8 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (38.46%) JIRA
8 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
9 4 (30.77%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
9 4 (30.77%) nginx
9 4 (30.77%) Maven
9 4 (30.77%) Firewall
9 4 (30.77%) Finance
9 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 4 (30.77%) Amazon ElastiCache

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 6 (46.15%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (30.77%) nginx
3 2 (15.38%) Confluence
3 2 (15.38%) Jetty
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (84.62%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (84.62%) Amazon S3
3 8 (61.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (38.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (30.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (30.77%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (30.77%) GitHub
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (15.38%) CloudFront
7 2 (15.38%) npm
8 1 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (7.69%) Datadog
8 1 (7.69%) Heroku
8 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) LDAP
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security
3 2 (15.38%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (15.38%) Hazelcast
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) Artifactory
4 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
5 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 1 (7.69%) RSpec
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Node.js
2 4 (30.77%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) Hystrix
4 2 (15.38%) LAMP
4 2 (15.38%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (15.38%) OAuth
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Debian
3 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
5 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Presales
6 1 (7.69%) Semantic Search
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) RHCE
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (15.38%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Ansible
2 7 (53.85%) Puppet
3 6 (46.15%) Kubernetes
4 5 (38.46%) Mesos
5 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (23.08%) Packer
5 3 (23.08%) Terraform
6 2 (15.38%) Grafana
6 2 (15.38%) HAProxy
6 2 (15.38%) Kibana
6 2 (15.38%) logstash
6 2 (15.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) New Relic
1 2 (15.38%) Sonatype
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com