Period
to 25 May 2019

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £580 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

DevOps Engineer - AWS
South London > Croydon
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 72 43
Rank change year-on-year +16 -29 -
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 27 33 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.81% 2.96% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 3.12% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 0
Croydon median daily rate £580 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.87% - -
South London median daily rate £555 £575 £375
% change year-on-year -3.48% +53.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Croydon
Contract vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 689 1,058 333
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 94.80% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 715 196
Croydon median daily rate £506 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £379 £323 £231
90th Percentile £630 £675 £569
South London median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £18.18 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.57% -6.79% -7.14%
South London median hourly rate £44.05 £37.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year +17.46% -20.21% +89.90%

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings that featured AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in Croydon

AWS DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in Croydon.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in Croydon

AWS DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in Croydon over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS DevOps Engineer in Croydon

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, AWS DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Croydon region featuring AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 23 (85.19%) Terraform
2 23 (85.19%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
4 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
4 14 (51.85%) Docker
5 13 (48.15%) Puppet
5 13 (48.15%) Linux
6 12 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (44.44%) Kubernetes
7 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
7 10 (37.04%) Migration
8 9 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (33.33%) Amazon S3
8 9 (33.33%) Route 53
8 9 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
8 9 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (25.93%) Ansible
10 6 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (22.22%) Artifactory
10 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
10 6 (22.22%) Open Source
11 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
12 4 (14.81%) VPN
12 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
12 4 (14.81%) Kafka
12 4 (14.81%) GitHub
12 4 (14.81%) Big Data
12 4 (14.81%) Hortonworks

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.11%) nginx
3 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 23 (85.19%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
2 9 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 9 (33.33%) Route 53
3 4 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (14.81%) GitHub
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.70%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (14.81%) Big Data
2 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Artifactory
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) GitLab
3 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (14.81%) Kafka
3 2 (7.41%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) RESTful
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 6 (22.22%) Open Source
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Contingency Planning
5 4 (14.81%) Data Science
5 4 (14.81%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
5 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.41%) Microservices
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) User Stories
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) Go
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) Ruby
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Ceph
2 1 (3.70%) etcd
2 1 (3.70%) flannel
2 1 (3.70%) GlusterFS
2 1 (3.70%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 23 (85.19%) Terraform
2 13 (48.15%) Puppet
3 12 (44.44%) Kubernetes
4 7 (25.93%) Ansible
5 4 (14.81%) Kibana
5 4 (14.81%) logstash
6 2 (7.41%) Consul
6 2 (7.41%) Packer
7 1 (3.70%) Graphite
7 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
7 1 (3.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (3.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (3.70%) Prometheus
7 1 (3.70%) rkt
7 1 (3.70%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Hortonworks
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle