Period
to 14 November 2019

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £555 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 14 November 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
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 65 70
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5 +1
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 25 55 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.19% 4.68% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 4.91% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 45 15
Croydon median daily rate £555 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £463 £485 £418
90th Percentile £631 £588 £581
South London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 573 1,120 795
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.14% 95.40% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 842 528
Croydon median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +19.76%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £300
90th Percentile £634 £625 £646
South London median daily rate £475 £500 £480
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £26.85 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.35% +91.79% -60.28%
10th Percentile £21.80 £18.70 £12.90
90th Percentile £45.80 £52.33 £86.10
South London median hourly rate £42.93 £39.50 £41.42
% change year-on-year +8.68% -4.62% +102.02%

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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 -
AWS DevOps Engineer
South London

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 25 (100.00%) DevOps
2 24 (96.00%) AWS
3 21 (84.00%) Terraform
4 17 (68.00%) Kubernetes
4 17 (68.00%) Docker
5 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
6 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
6 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
6 13 (52.00%) Ansible
7 12 (48.00%) Puppet
8 11 (44.00%) Migration
9 10 (40.00%) Python
9 10 (40.00%) Amazon S3
10 9 (36.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure as Code
11 7 (28.00%) Azure
11 7 (28.00%) Linux
11 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (20.00%) Go
12 5 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (20.00%) Node.js
12 5 (20.00%) Laravel
12 5 (20.00%) Route 53
12 5 (20.00%) Vue.js
12 5 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (20.00%) Ruby
12 5 (20.00%) PHP
12 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 2 (8.00%) Confluence
1 2 (8.00%) nginx
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 24 (96.00%) AWS
2 10 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 9 (36.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (28.00%) Azure
5 5 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (20.00%) Route 53
5 5 (20.00%) Serverless
6 4 (16.00%) GCP
7 3 (12.00%) OpenShift
8 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket Server
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (4.00%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Laravel
1 5 (20.00%) Node.js
1 5 (20.00%) Vue.js
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (44.00%) Migration
4 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Python
2 5 (20.00%) Go
2 5 (20.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.00%) Ruby
3 3 (12.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) AWS Certification
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (84.00%) Terraform
2 17 (68.00%) Kubernetes
3 13 (52.00%) Ansible
4 12 (48.00%) Puppet
5 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (8.00%) Consul
6 2 (8.00%) Packer