Period
to 21 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Amazon Web Services DevOps
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 69 66
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 -19
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 58 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.96% 3.15% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.20% 3.29% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 18 5
Croydon median daily rate £550 £531 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +11.84% +13.43%
10th Percentile £493 £417 £435
90th Percentile £603 £600 £565
South London median daily rate £550 £538 £475
% change year-on-year +2.33% +13.16% +46.15%
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 1,115 820 494
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 95.57% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 851 545 310
Croydon median daily rate £525 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +21.21% -2.94%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £263
90th Percentile £625 £650 £563
South London median daily rate £500 £488 £425
% change year-on-year +2.56% +14.71% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -60.28% +70.78%
10th Percentile £18.70 £12.90 £21.00
90th Percentile £46.55 £86.10 £95.00
South London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.42 £21.20
% change year-on-year -3.42% +95.35% +17.78%

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 November 2018.

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 November 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
South London

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 56 (96.55%) DevOps
2 47 (81.03%) Docker
2 47 (81.03%) Kubernetes
2 47 (81.03%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (75.86%) Terraform
4 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (63.79%) Test Automation
5 37 (63.79%) Collaborative Working
6 14 (24.14%) Jenkins
6 14 (24.14%) Linux
7 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (18.97%) Puppet
9 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
9 10 (17.24%) CentOS
9 10 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (15.52%) Java
11 8 (13.79%) Maven
11 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
11 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
11 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
12 6 (10.34%) Release Management
12 6 (10.34%) JBoss
12 6 (10.34%) Vagrant
12 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (10.34%) Deployment Automation
13 5 (8.62%) Ansible
13 5 (8.62%) Web Services
13 5 (8.62%) Python
13 5 (8.62%) Migration
13 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell

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 6 (10.34%) JBoss
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) nginx
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 47 (81.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.17%) Route 53
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.45%) G Suite
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.72%) GitHub
4 1 (1.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.45%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.79%) Maven
3 6 (10.34%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.45%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.45%) SonarQube
4 2 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.72%) GitLab
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 4 (6.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Web Services
2 2 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.72%) LDAP
3 1 (1.72%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) NHS
2 3 (5.17%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.45%) e-Health
3 2 (3.45%) LIMS
3 2 (3.45%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) CentOS
2 10 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (96.55%) DevOps
2 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (63.79%) Collaborative Working
3 37 (63.79%) Test Automation
4 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.34%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (10.34%) Release Management
6 5 (8.62%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.45%) Health Informatics
9 2 (3.45%) Informatics
9 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.45%) Open Source
9 2 (3.45%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) Java
2 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
2 5 (8.62%) Python
3 3 (5.17%) Groovy
4 2 (3.45%) Go
4 2 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) HL7
1 2 (3.45%) PMO
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 47 (81.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 47 (81.03%) Kubernetes
2 44 (75.86%) Terraform
3 11 (18.97%) Puppet
4 5 (8.62%) Ansible
5 3 (5.17%) logstash
6 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.72%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.72%) FreeIPA
7 1 (1.72%) Grafana
7 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.72%) Kibana
7 1 (1.72%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.72%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Black Duck
3 1 (1.72%) Splunk