Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 76 67
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 -16
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 50 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.10% 1.62% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.30% 1.69% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 7 5
Croydon median daily rate £550 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +13.43%
10th Percentile £522 £398 £435
90th Percentile £588 £550 £565
South London median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +13.43%
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 1,163 651 526
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.33% 96.02% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 410 344
Croydon median daily rate £525 £480 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +20.00% -4.19%
10th Percentile £344 £209 £275
90th Percentile £632 £650 £546
South London median daily rate £500 £475 £424
% change year-on-year +5.26% +12.09% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Croydon median hourly rate £18.70 £14.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.57% -48.15% -2.81%
10th Percentile £18.05 £12.85 £14.40
90th Percentile £35.00 £114.90 £95.00
South London median hourly rate £35.00 £43.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year -19.08% +121.79% -29.81%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 16 October 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 50 (100.00%) DevOps
2 40 (80.00%) Docker
3 39 (78.00%) Kubernetes
4 37 (74.00%) Terraform
5 36 (72.00%) Amazon AWS
6 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (68.00%) Test Automation
7 34 (68.00%) Collaborative Working
8 15 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (28.00%) Linux
9 14 (28.00%) Puppet
10 13 (26.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (24.00%) Java
12 11 (22.00%) CentOS
12 11 (22.00%) Maven
12 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
13 10 (20.00%) Vagrant
13 10 (20.00%) Release Management
13 10 (20.00%) JBoss
13 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
13 10 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
14 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
15 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
16 4 (8.00%) Migration
16 4 (8.00%) Python
16 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
17 3 (6.00%) Ansible
17 3 (6.00%) Web Services

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 10 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 36 (72.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.00%) Route 53
3 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) SSL
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (4.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.00%) Maven
3 10 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.00%) GitLab
5 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) e-Health
1 2 (4.00%) LIMS
1 2 (4.00%) NHS
1 2 (4.00%) PACS
1 2 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Linux
2 13 (26.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (22.00%) CentOS
4 1 (2.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) DevOps
2 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (68.00%) Collaborative Working
3 34 (68.00%) Test Automation
4 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
5 10 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (20.00%) Release Management
6 4 (8.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.00%) Analytics
8 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Health Informatics
8 2 (4.00%) Informatics
8 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.00%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.00%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.00%) Open Source
9 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) Java
2 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) Go
3 2 (4.00%) Groovy
3 2 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) HL7
2 1 (2.00%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (78.00%) Kubernetes
2 37 (74.00%) Terraform
3 14 (28.00%) Puppet
4 3 (6.00%) Ansible
5 2 (4.00%) logstash
5 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.00%) Kibana
6 1 (2.00%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Red Hat