Period
to 21 August 2019

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps was £561 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Amazon Web Services DevOps
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 93 64
Rank change year-on-year +32 -29 +4
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 23 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.28% 1.92% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 2.02% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 2
Croydon median daily rate £561 £550 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.05% +2.33% +13.16%
10th Percentile £511 £417 £514
90th Percentile £627 £631 £571
South London median daily rate £569 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +3.41% +4.76% +10.53%
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 670 1,136 465
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 94.59% 96.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 777 269
Croydon median daily rate £500 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +20.99%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £300
90th Percentile £630 £655 £650
South London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 4
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.17% -10.95% -22.22%
South London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year - -25.53% +141.03%

AWS DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps in Croydon

AWS DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS DevOps in Croydon

AWS DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps in Croydon over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS DevOps in Croydon

AWS DevOps
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 within the Croydon region over the 6 months to 21 August 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 - 1 £650 -
AWS DevOps
South London

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, AWS DevOps 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 in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 22 (95.65%) AWS
3 20 (86.96%) Terraform
4 18 (78.26%) Docker
5 17 (73.91%) Kubernetes
6 11 (47.83%) Ansible
7 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
8 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
8 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
8 9 (39.13%) Infrastructure as Code
9 8 (34.78%) Puppet
9 8 (34.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (34.78%) Amazon S3
9 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
10 7 (30.43%) Migration
11 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (21.74%) Linux
12 5 (21.74%) Python
12 5 (21.74%) Kafka
12 5 (21.74%) Open Source
12 5 (21.74%) Artifactory
12 5 (21.74%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (17.39%) Deployment Automation
13 4 (17.39%) Serverless
13 4 (17.39%) Data Science
13 4 (17.39%) Node.js
13 4 (17.39%) logstash
13 4 (17.39%) Kibana
13 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (17.39%) Vue.js

AWS DevOps 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 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 22 (95.65%) AWS
2 8 (34.78%) Amazon S3
2 8 (34.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (17.39%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (17.39%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (17.39%) Route 53
3 4 (17.39%) Serverless
4 2 (8.70%) Azure
4 2 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
1 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) Artifactory
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) GitLab
5 1 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Mockito
5 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Public Sector
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (21.74%) Kafka
2 4 (17.39%) Laravel
2 4 (17.39%) Node.js
2 4 (17.39%) Vue.js
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
2 9 (39.13%) Infrastructure as Code
3 7 (30.43%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
6 4 (17.39%) Contingency Planning
6 4 (17.39%) Data Science
6 4 (17.39%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (17.39%) Machine Learning
6 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
6 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
2 4 (17.39%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) Java 8
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (86.96%) Terraform
2 17 (73.91%) Kubernetes
3 11 (47.83%) Ansible
4 8 (34.78%) Puppet
5 4 (17.39%) Kibana
5 4 (17.39%) logstash
5 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (8.70%) Consul
6 2 (8.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Hortonworks