Period
to 29 November 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 29 November 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
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 198 249
Rank change year-on-year +79 +51 -14
Contract jobs citing Route 53 5 18 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.78% 0.92% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 5
Median daily rate £585 £545 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.34% -5.22% +4.55%
10th Percentile £513 £413 £388
90th Percentile £638 £650 £660
Central London median daily rate £585 £545 £600
% change year-on-year +7.34% -9.17% +9.09%
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 645 1,959 1,946
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.14% 34.03% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 1,536 1,590
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £325 £325 £331
90th Percentile £650 £663 £668
Central London median daily rate £525 £520 £525
% change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 12
Median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.90% +20.00% -2.78%
10th Percentile £20.75 £18.66 £13.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £31.90 £23.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.76
% change year-on-year +66.67% +11.94% -1.26%

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

For the 6 months to 29 November 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%) AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Terraform
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (40.00%) Serverless
4 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) CloudFront
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

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%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (40.00%) CloudFront
4 2 (40.00%) Serverless
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) CircleCI
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Science
3 1 (20.00%) Fintech
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Observability
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Terraform
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Consul
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) F5
1 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat