Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps was £563 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 62 67
Rank change year-on-year -32 +5 -22
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 23 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.92% 1.81% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.88% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Croydon median daily rate £563 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +13.16% +11.76%
10th Percentile £412 £514 £463
90th Percentile £631 £571 £488
South London median daily rate £563 £538 £475
% change year-on-year +4.65% +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 1,127 425 528
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 95.94% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 242 383
Croydon median daily rate £500 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +15.85% +9.33%
10th Percentile £324 £303 £275
90th Percentile £665 £595 £561
South London median daily rate £500 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 9
Croydon median hourly rate £18.70 £28.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.39% +5.56% -2.81%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.10 £14.70
90th Percentile £33.45 £143.70 £95.00
South London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year -25.53% +132.10% -50.51%

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 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS DevOps in Croydon

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 18 (78.26%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (69.57%) Java
4 15 (65.22%) Jenkins
4 15 (65.22%) Puppet
5 14 (60.87%) Linux
6 12 (52.17%) Docker
7 11 (47.83%) Kubernetes
7 11 (47.83%) Terraform
7 11 (47.83%) Maven
7 11 (47.83%) CentOS
7 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
8 10 (43.48%) Ansible
9 9 (39.13%) Deployment Automation
9 9 (39.13%) Vagrant
9 9 (39.13%) JBoss
10 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
10 8 (34.78%) Release Management
10 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (30.43%) Groovy
12 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (26.09%) Continuous Deployment
13 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
13 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (21.74%) Python
14 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
14 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
15 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
15 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL

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 9 (39.13%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) Route 53
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) HBase
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Jenkins
2 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 11 (47.83%) Maven
3 9 (39.13%) Vagrant
4 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
5 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.35%) Java EE
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.35%) OSGi
2 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) NHS
1 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) CentOS
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 18 (78.26%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Deployment Automation
4 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (34.78%) Release Management
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.35%) Build Automation
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.35%) Microservices
8 1 (4.35%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) Groovy
3 5 (21.74%) Python
4 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Go
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) Puppet
2 11 (47.83%) Kubernetes
2 11 (47.83%) Terraform
3 10 (43.48%) Ansible
4 2 (8.70%) Consul
4 2 (8.70%) logstash
4 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.70%) Packer
5 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
5 1 (4.35%) Kibana
5 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Splunk