Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the 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 (AWS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 36 64
Rank change year-on-year +16 +28 +15
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 146 139 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.19% 4.87% 2.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.40% 27.47% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 103 59
East Midlands median daily rate £488 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £368 £361 £351
90th Percentile £645 £588 £565
England median daily rate £545 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +3.81% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -19.54% +8.75% -

Amazon AWS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 465 506 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.90% 17.72% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 329 184
East Midlands median daily rate £414 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +0.13% -1.54%
10th Percentile £214 £250 £263
90th Percentile £556 £553 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £10.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +3.53% -8.46%
10th Percentile £12.60 £10.29 £9.63
90th Percentile £28.38 £15.05 £13.44
England median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +17.50% +5.26% -3.11%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the East Midlands

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon AWS in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in the East Midlands

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in the East Midlands

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Nottinghamshire +18 69 £500 - 19
Northamptonshire +11 51 £463 +15.63% 2
Derbyshire +23 11 £575 +43.75% 5
Leicestershire -9 7 £438 +2.94% 7
Lincolnshire -5 3 £350 -33.33% 4
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 66 (45.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (38.36%) DevOps
4 54 (36.99%) Docker
5 40 (27.40%) Finance
6 39 (26.71%) Git (software)
7 36 (24.66%) Jenkins
7 36 (24.66%) Microservices
8 35 (23.97%) Web Services
9 34 (23.29%) .NET
10 32 (21.92%) Terraform
11 31 (21.23%) Kubernetes
12 29 (19.86%) Ansible
12 29 (19.86%) Java
13 28 (19.18%) SQL Server
13 28 (19.18%) Python
14 27 (18.49%) Microsoft
14 27 (18.49%) SQL
15 26 (17.81%) Linux
16 24 (16.44%) Windows
16 24 (16.44%) Google
16 24 (16.44%) Opscode Chef
16 24 (16.44%) Puppet
17 23 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (15.75%) Scrum
18 22 (15.07%) Configuration Management
18 22 (15.07%) Software Engineering
18 22 (15.07%) AWS CloudFormation
19 21 (14.38%) JavaScript
20 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (6.16%) JBoss
2 7 (4.79%) IIS
2 7 (4.79%) OpenStack
3 6 (4.11%) Apache
4 5 (3.42%) Confluence
5 4 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.05%) iPlanet
6 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.37%) CMS
7 2 (1.37%) nginx
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.68%) Kentico
8 1 (0.68%) SAS
8 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 66 (45.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (15.07%) AWS CloudFormation
3 20 (13.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (6.16%) Office 365
4 9 (6.16%) OpenShift
5 8 (5.48%) Google App Engine
6 6 (4.11%) Amazon S3
7 5 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (3.42%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (3.42%) PaaS
8 4 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (2.05%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (2.05%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (2.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (2.05%) Coveralls
9 3 (2.05%) Datadog
9 3 (2.05%) Serverless
10 2 (1.37%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) Firewall
2 6 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (3.42%) DNS
3 5 (3.42%) SAN
4 4 (2.74%) Internet
5 3 (2.05%) HTTP
6 2 (1.37%) IPsec
6 2 (1.37%) MPLS
6 2 (1.37%) NAS
6 2 (1.37%) Network Security
6 2 (1.37%) SSL
6 2 (1.37%) VPN
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.68%) Multicast
7 1 (0.68%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.68%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.53%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.85%) MySQL
3 10 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.16%) Big Data
4 9 (6.16%) Hadoop
4 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2017
5 8 (5.48%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.79%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (4.11%) Blockchain
8 5 (3.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.05%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.37%) Power BI
11 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.68%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 39 (26.71%) Git (software)
2 36 (24.66%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.27%) JIRA
4 10 (6.85%) Bitbucket
4 10 (6.85%) Travis CI
5 9 (6.16%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (6.16%) TeamCity
6 7 (4.79%) Bitbucket Server
6 7 (4.79%) Maven
6 7 (4.79%) SonarQube
7 5 (3.42%) Gradle
7 5 (3.42%) JUnit
8 4 (2.74%) CA Release Automation
8 4 (2.74%) Moq
9 3 (2.05%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.05%) GitLab
9 3 (2.05%) gulp
9 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.37%) Mocha
10 2 (1.37%) Spock
General
1 40 (27.40%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Retail
3 6 (4.11%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.05%) Law
4 3 (2.05%) Marketing
5 2 (1.37%) Electronics
5 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (24.66%) Architect
1 36 (24.66%) Developer
2 28 (19.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (12.33%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (11.64%) .NET Developer
5 13 (8.90%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (8.90%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (8.90%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (8.22%) AWS Architect
7 8 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (5.48%) C# Developer
7 8 (5.48%) Consultant
8 7 (4.79%) AWS Consultant
9 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Administrator
10 5 (3.42%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.42%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.97%) Web Services
2 34 (23.29%) .NET
3 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET
3 20 (13.70%) CSS
4 16 (10.96%) AngularJS
4 16 (10.96%) HTML
5 14 (9.59%) RESTful
6 12 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (6.85%) jQuery
7 10 (6.85%) Middleware
7 10 (6.85%) Spring Boot
7 10 (6.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 7 (4.79%) Node.js
10 6 (4.11%) HTML5
10 6 (4.11%) Redux
11 5 (3.42%) React
11 5 (3.42%) Sass
12 4 (2.74%) .NET Core
12 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.79%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.79%) Virtual Team
3 6 (4.11%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.42%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.05%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.37%) Clustering
6 2 (1.37%) User Experience
7 1 (0.68%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.81%) Linux
2 24 (16.44%) Windows
3 12 (8.22%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.48%) Unix
5 5 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.37%) Android
7 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.37%) CentOS
7 2 (1.37%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.37%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) Debian
8 1 (0.68%) Solaris
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (38.36%) DevOps
3 36 (24.66%) Microservices
4 23 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (15.75%) Scrum
5 22 (15.07%) Configuration Management
5 22 (15.07%) Software Engineering
6 20 (13.70%) Migration
7 16 (10.96%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (10.96%) TDD
8 15 (10.27%) MVC
9 14 (9.59%) Computer Science
9 14 (9.59%) TOGAF
10 13 (8.90%) Infrastructure as Code
11 11 (7.53%) SDLC
12 10 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (6.16%) Test Automation
14 8 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (5.48%) Mentoring
14 8 (5.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.86%) Java
2 28 (19.18%) Python
3 27 (18.49%) SQL
4 21 (14.38%) JavaScript
5 18 (12.33%) C#
6 10 (6.85%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.16%) PHP
7 9 (6.16%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.79%) TypeScript
9 6 (4.11%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.74%) Perl
11 3 (2.05%) C
12 2 (1.37%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.37%) ES7
12 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.68%) ES6
13 1 (0.68%) Jython
13 1 (0.68%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) Degree
2 7 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (2.05%) AWS Certification
4 3 (2.05%) BC Cleared
4 3 (2.05%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.37%) CCNA
5 2 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) CCNP
6 1 (0.68%) CCSP
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) MCITP
6 1 (0.68%) MCSE
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.68%) PMO
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (36.99%) Docker
2 13 (8.90%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) NFS
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.68%) Samba
5 1 (0.68%) Squid
5 1 (0.68%) Varnish
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.68%) Xen
5 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (21.92%) Terraform
2 31 (21.23%) Kubernetes
3 29 (19.86%) Ansible
4 24 (16.44%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (16.44%) Puppet
5 10 (6.85%) Consul
6 5 (3.42%) SCCM
7 4 (2.74%) Kibana
7 4 (2.74%) Mesos
8 3 (2.05%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.37%) Salt
10 1 (0.68%) Cacti
10 1 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.68%) Oozie
10 1 (0.68%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.44%) Google
3 14 (9.59%) VMware
4 10 (6.85%) Oracle
5 8 (5.48%) Cisco
6 6 (4.11%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.74%) AppDynamics
7 4 (2.74%) NetApp
7 4 (2.74%) New Relic
7 4 (2.74%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.05%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.37%) Citrix
9 2 (1.37%) HP
9 2 (1.37%) SAP
10 1 (0.68%) Brocade
10 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.68%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.68%) StorageTek
10 1 (0.68%) Sun