Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 68 52
Rank change year-on-year +3 -16 -
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 36 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.66% 1.11% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 1.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 1
Croydon median daily rate £538 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% +15.15% -
10th Percentile £416 £435 £406
90th Percentile £696 £565 £419
South London median daily rate £525 £471 £394
% change year-on-year +11.41% +19.68% -12.50%
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 939 499 353
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.43% 92.24% 99.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 300 236
Croydon median daily rate £500 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.76% -1.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £310 £257 £300
90th Percentile £675 £534 £525
South London median daily rate £488 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +16.07% +12.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Croydon median hourly rate £13.75 £43.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.39% +222.22% -12.90%
10th Percentile £12.88 £27.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £22.44 £95.00 £32.15
South London median hourly rate £40.00 £29.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year +34.45% +45.12% +28.13%

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 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS DevOps Engineer in Croydon

AWS DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Croydon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer within the Croydon region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thornton Heath - 2 £525 -
AWS DevOps Engineer
South London

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, AWS DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region featuring AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) DevOps
2 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 27 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (72.22%) Terraform
4 23 (63.89%) Puppet
5 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
6 20 (55.56%) SC Cleared
6 20 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (55.56%) Amazon S3
6 20 (55.56%) Configuration Management
7 17 (47.22%) Jenkins
8 16 (44.44%) Amazon ELB
8 16 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (41.67%) Route 53
9 15 (41.67%) Migration
10 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (36.11%) Java
11 13 (36.11%) Docker
12 10 (27.78%) Kubernetes
12 10 (27.78%) Web Services
12 10 (27.78%) Python
12 10 (27.78%) Groovy
12 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
14 7 (19.44%) CentOS
14 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
15 6 (16.67%) logstash
15 6 (16.67%) Ansible
15 6 (16.67%) Scrum

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 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.89%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (11.11%) Confluence
4 3 (8.33%) JBoss
5 2 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 27 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
2 20 (55.56%) Amazon S3
3 16 (44.44%) Amazon ELB
4 15 (41.67%) Route 53
5 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.78%) OpenVPN
2 1 (2.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
3 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.89%) Maven
4 4 (11.11%) JIRA
5 3 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.78%) Ant
6 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.78%) JUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Liquibase
6 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Camel
4 2 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.78%) MCollective
5 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 20 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (19.44%) CentOS
4 3 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 15 (41.67%) Migration
4 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Kanban
8 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 1 (2.78%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.78%) Coaching
10 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.78%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (2.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) Groovy
2 10 (27.78%) Python
3 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
4 5 (13.89%) Ruby
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) Go
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 20 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) vCloud
3 1 (2.78%) HDFS
3 1 (2.78%) Postfix
3 1 (2.78%) Squid
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (72.22%) Terraform
2 23 (63.89%) Puppet
3 10 (27.78%) Kubernetes
4 6 (16.67%) Ansible
4 6 (16.67%) logstash
5 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (11.11%) Kibana
7 3 (8.33%) Consul
7 3 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (8.33%) Packer
8 2 (5.56%) Mesos
9 1 (2.78%) Rancher
9 1 (2.78%) Rsyslog
9 1 (2.78%) Sysdig
9 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.78%) Sonatype