Period
to 15 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 64 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -18
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 60 36 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.21% 3.67% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.45% 3.85% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 24 5
Croydon median daily rate £550 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +13.16% +15.15%
10th Percentile £498 £416 £435
90th Percentile £626 £696 £565
South London median daily rate £550 £525 £471
% change year-on-year +4.76% +11.41% +19.68%
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 1,100 935 495
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 95.41% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 629 296
Croydon median daily rate £525 £500 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +19.76% -1.76%
10th Percentile £380 £312 £259
90th Percentile £625 £675 £536
South London median daily rate £500 £488 £420
% change year-on-year +2.56% +16.07% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 5
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £13.75 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.55% -68.39% +222.22%
10th Percentile £18.70 £12.88 £27.00
90th Percentile £46.55 £22.44 £95.00
South London median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -1.25% +48.15% +36.76%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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 -3 1 £650 +23.81%
AWS DevOps Engineer
South London

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 60 (100.00%) DevOps
2 51 (85.00%) Terraform
3 49 (81.67%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (76.67%) Docker
5 45 (75.00%) Kubernetes
6 37 (61.67%) Collaborative Working
6 37 (61.67%) Test Automation
6 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (31.67%) Linux
8 18 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
10 15 (25.00%) Puppet
11 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (18.33%) Migration
13 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
14 9 (15.00%) CentOS
15 7 (11.67%) Java
15 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
16 6 (10.00%) Maven
17 5 (8.33%) Web Services
17 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
17 5 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
17 5 (8.33%) Amazon S3
17 5 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
17 5 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
17 5 (8.33%) Route 53
17 5 (8.33%) Ansible
18 4 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
18 4 (6.67%) Deployment Automation

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 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) nginx
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 49 (81.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 5 (8.33%) Route 53
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.00%) G Suite
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (3.33%) GitHub
6 1 (1.67%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.33%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.00%) Maven
3 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.67%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.33%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.33%) GitLab
6 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.67%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) NHS
1 3 (5.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.33%) e-Health
2 2 (3.33%) LIMS
2 2 (3.33%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (15.00%) CentOS
4 3 (5.00%) Windows
5 2 (3.33%) Unix
6 1 (1.67%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) DevOps
2 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (61.67%) Collaborative Working
2 37 (61.67%) Test Automation
3 11 (18.33%) Migration
4 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (6.67%) Release Management
6 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.33%) Analytics
7 2 (3.33%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (3.33%) Health Informatics
7 2 (3.33%) Informatics
7 2 (3.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Java
2 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (6.67%) Python
3 3 (5.00%) Go
3 3 (5.00%) Groovy
4 2 (3.33%) Ruby
4 2 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) HL7
2 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 46 (76.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Ceph
2 1 (1.67%) etcd
2 1 (1.67%) flannel
2 1 (1.67%) GlusterFS
2 1 (1.67%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 51 (85.00%) Terraform
2 45 (75.00%) Kubernetes
3 15 (25.00%) Puppet
4 5 (8.33%) Ansible
5 2 (3.33%) logstash
5 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.33%) Sysdig
6 1 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.67%) Graphite
6 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.67%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.67%) rkt
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle