Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 54 74
Rank change year-on-year +26 +20 +53
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 174 116 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.32% 3.65% 2.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.71% 32.77% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 75 61
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £360 £339 £325
90th Percentile £600 £538 £650
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +51.66% -24.64%

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 474 354 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.22% 11.15% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 215 154
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +27.66%
10th Percentile £230 £219 £313
90th Percentile £550 £560 £625
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.44% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £15.29 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.26% +5.47% -24.68%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.29 £10.86
90th Percentile £32.50 £35.30 £18.93
England median hourly rate £18.89 £20.71 £19.00
% change year-on-year -8.77% +8.97% -17.39%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 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
Nottinghamshire +7 85 £438 +7.69% 58
Northamptonshire +10 50 £405 -19.00% 10
Leicestershire +20 32 £416 +11.00% 11
Derbyshire +16 4 £400 -5.33% 1
Lincolnshire +9 1 £525 - 3
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 96 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (49.43%) DevOps
3 58 (33.33%) Java
4 54 (31.03%) Docker
5 49 (28.16%) Ansible
6 46 (26.44%) Opscode Chef
7 43 (24.71%) Git (software)
8 42 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 40 (22.99%) Jenkins
10 36 (20.69%) Amazon S3
10 36 (20.69%) Web Services
11 33 (18.97%) Python
11 33 (18.97%) TDD
12 32 (18.39%) Scrum
13 30 (17.24%) Linux
14 29 (16.67%) Puppet
15 25 (14.37%) Microservices
16 24 (13.79%) Spring
16 24 (13.79%) Windows
17 22 (12.64%) JavaScript
17 22 (12.64%) SQL
17 22 (12.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 22 (12.64%) Node.js
18 21 (12.07%) RabbitMQ
18 21 (12.07%) NoSQL
18 21 (12.07%) Test Automation
19 20 (11.49%) PowerShell
20 19 (10.92%) Security Cleared
20 19 (10.92%) Open Source
20 19 (10.92%) Java EE

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 18 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.02%) nginx
3 5 (2.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (2.87%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (2.87%) CMS
3 5 (2.87%) Confluence
4 3 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.72%) WildFly
5 2 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.15%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.15%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.57%) Appian
6 1 (0.57%) Documentum
6 1 (0.57%) JBoss
6 1 (0.57%) SAS
6 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 42 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (20.69%) Amazon S3
3 22 (12.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 18 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (7.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (6.90%) Amazon EMR
6 12 (6.90%) Amazon Glacier
7 11 (6.32%) Route 53
8 9 (5.17%) PaaS
9 7 (4.02%) Office 365
9 7 (4.02%) OpenShift
10 5 (2.87%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (2.87%) GitHub
10 5 (2.87%) SaaS
10 5 (2.87%) Serverless
11 4 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.30%) Tricentis Tosca
12 3 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.72%) IaaS
13 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.45%) Firewall
2 5 (2.87%) DSL
2 5 (2.87%) Network Security
2 5 (2.87%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.30%) DHCP
3 4 (2.30%) DNS
3 4 (2.30%) Internet
3 4 (2.30%) SSH
4 2 (1.15%) HTTP
4 2 (1.15%) SAN
4 2 (1.15%) SSL
5 1 (0.57%) IPsec
5 1 (0.57%) MPLS
5 1 (0.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.07%) NoSQL
2 15 (8.62%) MySQL
3 14 (8.05%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.47%) Amazon Aurora
4 13 (7.47%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.90%) Amazon Redshift
6 9 (5.17%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.15%) Aerospike
9 2 (1.15%) Big Data
9 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.15%) NuoDB
9 2 (1.15%) OLTP
9 2 (1.15%) Redis
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (24.71%) Git (software)
2 40 (22.99%) Jenkins
3 17 (9.77%) JIRA
4 11 (6.32%) Cucumber
4 11 (6.32%) Maven
5 10 (5.75%) Bitbucket
5 10 (5.75%) Selenium
5 10 (5.75%) Subversion
6 9 (5.17%) gulp
7 6 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (3.45%) Bower
7 6 (3.45%) Jasmine
7 6 (3.45%) webpack
7 6 (3.45%) Yeoman
8 5 (2.87%) JUnit
9 4 (2.30%) Artifactory
9 4 (2.30%) GitLab
9 4 (2.30%) HP UFT
9 4 (2.30%) Travis CI
10 3 (1.72%) Gradle
General
1 13 (7.47%) Finance
2 5 (2.87%) Marketing
3 4 (2.30%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.72%) Retail
5 2 (1.15%) Banking
5 2 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (33.33%) Developer
2 29 (16.67%) Architect
3 28 (16.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 24 (13.79%) Java Developer
5 20 (11.49%) AWS Engineer
6 17 (9.77%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (8.62%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (5.75%) AWS DevOps
8 10 (5.75%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (4.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.60%) Data Engineer
11 7 (4.02%) Administrator
11 7 (4.02%) Cloud Architect
11 7 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.02%) Technical Manager
11 7 (4.02%) Technical Project Manager
12 6 (3.45%) Developer in Test
12 6 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.69%) Web Services
2 24 (13.79%) Spring
3 22 (12.64%) Node.js
4 21 (12.07%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (10.92%) Java EE
5 19 (10.92%) JSON
6 18 (10.34%) XML
7 15 (8.62%) React
8 14 (8.05%) .NET
8 14 (8.05%) CSS
8 14 (8.05%) HTML
8 14 (8.05%) RESTful
9 13 (7.47%) HTML5
10 12 (6.90%) CSS3
11 9 (5.17%) Elastic Stack
12 8 (4.60%) REST
13 7 (4.02%) ASP.NET
13 7 (4.02%) jQuery
13 7 (4.02%) Memcached
13 7 (4.02%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.17%) Public Cloud
3 7 (4.02%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.87%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.87%) Credit Risk
4 5 (2.87%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.87%) User Experience
5 4 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.30%) PKI
6 3 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.15%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.15%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.15%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.24%) Linux
2 24 (13.79%) Windows
3 10 (5.75%) Unix
3 10 (5.75%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.02%) CentOS
5 4 (2.30%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (49.43%) DevOps
3 33 (18.97%) TDD
4 32 (18.39%) Scrum
5 25 (14.37%) Microservices
6 21 (12.07%) Test Automation
7 19 (10.92%) Configuration Management
7 19 (10.92%) Open Source
8 16 (9.20%) Analytics
8 16 (9.20%) ETL
8 16 (9.20%) Migration
9 14 (8.05%) API Development
9 14 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (7.47%) MVC
10 13 (7.47%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.90%) Data Analytics
11 12 (6.90%) Front End Development
11 12 (6.90%) Release Management
12 11 (6.32%) Kanban
13 10 (5.75%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (33.33%) Java
2 33 (18.97%) Python
3 22 (12.64%) JavaScript
3 22 (12.64%) SQL
4 20 (11.49%) PowerShell
5 16 (9.20%) C#
6 15 (8.62%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.75%) PHP
8 4 (2.30%) Java 8
9 3 (1.72%) Go
9 3 (1.72%) Groovy
10 2 (1.15%) Ruby
11 1 (0.57%) C
11 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (10.92%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.20%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.17%) Degree
4 5 (2.87%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.30%) CEH
5 4 (2.30%) CISM
5 4 (2.30%) CISSP
6 3 (1.72%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.02%) GDPR
2 6 (3.45%) GCP
3 4 (2.30%) QA
4 3 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (31.03%) Docker
2 8 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.02%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.30%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.15%) XenApp
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 49 (28.16%) Ansible
2 46 (26.44%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (16.67%) Puppet
4 16 (9.20%) Kubernetes
5 13 (7.47%) Terraform
6 7 (4.02%) HAProxy
6 7 (4.02%) Icinga
6 7 (4.02%) Nagios
7 4 (2.30%) OpenView
7 4 (2.30%) SCOM
7 4 (2.30%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.15%) Packer
8 2 (1.15%) SCCM
9 1 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.57%) Grafana
9 1 (0.57%) Oozie
9 1 (0.57%) Salt
9 1 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.62%) Red Hat
2 15 (8.62%) Splunk
3 12 (6.90%) Oracle
4 8 (4.60%) Google
4 8 (4.60%) VMware
5 5 (2.87%) Rackspace
6 4 (2.30%) HP
7 3 (1.72%) Cisco
7 3 (1.72%) Citrix
7 3 (1.72%) IBM
7 3 (1.72%) SAP
8 2 (1.15%) Brocade
8 2 (1.15%) Capita
8 2 (1.15%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.15%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.15%) NetApp
9 1 (0.57%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.57%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.57%) SaltStack