Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 65 85
Rank change year-on-year +28 +20 +44
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 136 87 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.76% 2.90% 1.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.69% 29.69% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 59 53
East Midlands median daily rate £423 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -11.11% -20.00%
10th Percentile £358 £351 £319
90th Percentile £588 £565 £660
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +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 458 293 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.04% 9.78% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 177 124
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.48% +15.52%
10th Percentile £249 £263 £288
90th Percentile £563 £550 £624
England median daily rate £485 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +5.43% +2.22% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.79 £10.75 £11.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.40% -7.39% -35.51%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.11 £9.60
90th Percentile £12.73 £14.36 £14.93
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.55
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.83% -13.10%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -3 57 £500 +25.00% 21
Northamptonshire +10 42 £400 -23.81% 8
Leicestershire +30 22 £425 +13.33% 8
Lincolnshire +15 6 £525 - 4
Rutland - 5 £375 - 1
Derbyshire +12 3 £400 -5.33% 2
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 68 (50.00%) DevOps
2 53 (38.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (33.82%) Docker
4 45 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (32.35%) Jenkins
6 40 (29.41%) Java
7 38 (27.94%) Opscode Chef
8 36 (26.47%) Puppet
8 36 (26.47%) Ansible
9 32 (23.53%) Linux
10 29 (21.32%) Microservices
11 28 (20.59%) Windows
12 27 (19.85%) C#
13 26 (19.12%) Git (software)
14 25 (18.38%) JavaScript
14 25 (18.38%) Configuration Management
15 24 (17.65%) .NET
15 24 (17.65%) Migration
16 23 (16.91%) PaaS
17 21 (15.44%) Python
17 21 (15.44%) Web Services
18 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
18 20 (14.71%) TDD
18 20 (14.71%) Terraform
19 18 (13.24%) Scrum
19 18 (13.24%) Unix
20 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
21 15 (11.03%) MongoDB
21 15 (11.03%) Node.js
21 15 (11.03%) Test Automation

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 7 (5.15%) IIS
2 5 (3.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (3.68%) CMS
2 5 (3.68%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.68%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.21%) WildFly
4 2 (1.47%) Apache
4 2 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.47%) Drupal
4 2 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.47%) JBoss
4 2 (1.47%) Jetty
4 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.74%) Confluence
5 1 (0.74%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.74%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 53 (38.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (16.91%) PaaS
3 13 (9.56%) SaaS
4 10 (7.35%) IaaS
5 9 (6.62%) Amazon S3
6 7 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (5.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (4.41%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (4.41%) GitHub
7 6 (4.41%) Route 53
8 5 (3.68%) Google Analytics
8 5 (3.68%) Office 365
8 5 (3.68%) Serverless
9 4 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (2.94%) OpenShift
10 3 (2.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.74%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) Firewall
2 5 (3.68%) DNS
2 5 (3.68%) DSL
2 5 (3.68%) Internet
3 4 (2.94%) DHCP
3 4 (2.94%) SSH
3 4 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.47%) HTTP
4 2 (1.47%) SSL
5 1 (0.74%) IPsec
5 1 (0.74%) Network Security
5 1 (0.74%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.74%) SMS
5 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.03%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.82%) MySQL
4 9 (6.62%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.21%) Redis
8 2 (1.47%) Big Data
8 2 (1.47%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.47%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.47%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.47%) Riak
9 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.74%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.74%) Impala
9 1 (0.74%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.74%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 44 (32.35%) Jenkins
2 26 (19.12%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.62%) Cucumber
3 9 (6.62%) JIRA
4 8 (5.88%) gulp
4 8 (5.88%) Selenium
4 8 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 7 (5.15%) Bitbucket
6 5 (3.68%) Bower
6 5 (3.68%) CasperJS
6 5 (3.68%) Jasmine
6 5 (3.68%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (3.68%) webpack
6 5 (3.68%) Yeoman
7 4 (2.94%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.21%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.74%) JUnit
9 1 (0.74%) Maven
9 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 6 (4.41%) Marketing
2 5 (3.68%) Advertising
2 5 (3.68%) Finance
3 3 (2.21%) Games
4 2 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 37 (27.21%) Architect
2 35 (25.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (22.06%) Developer
4 14 (10.29%) AWS DevOps
5 13 (9.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 13 (9.56%) AWS Engineer
6 12 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (8.09%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Consultant
8 7 (5.15%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Digital Architect
10 5 (3.68%) Developer in Test
10 5 (3.68%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.68%) E-Commerce Architect
10 5 (3.68%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
10 5 (3.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.68%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.68%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.65%) .NET
2 21 (15.44%) Web Services
3 15 (11.03%) Node.js
4 14 (10.29%) AngularJS
5 11 (8.09%) CSS
5 11 (8.09%) HTML
6 10 (7.35%) RESTful
7 8 (5.88%) HTML5
7 8 (5.88%) REST
7 8 (5.88%) Spring
8 7 (5.15%) CSS3
8 7 (5.15%) JSON
8 7 (5.15%) Kafka
8 7 (5.15%) Sass
9 6 (4.41%) .NET Core
9 6 (4.41%) jQuery
10 5 (3.68%) Ajax
10 5 (3.68%) Browserify
10 5 (3.68%) Handlebars
11 4 (2.94%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.15%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.41%) Smart Meter
3 5 (3.68%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.47%) DataPower
6 2 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.47%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.47%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Replication
7 1 (0.74%) Social Media
7 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.53%) Linux
2 28 (20.59%) Windows
3 18 (13.24%) Unix
4 5 (3.68%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.68%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (50.00%) DevOps
2 45 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (21.32%) Microservices
4 25 (18.38%) Configuration Management
5 24 (17.65%) Migration
6 20 (14.71%) TDD
7 18 (13.24%) Scrum
8 15 (11.03%) Test Automation
9 14 (10.29%) OO
10 13 (9.56%) MVC
10 13 (9.56%) TOGAF
11 11 (8.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (8.09%) Open Source
11 11 (8.09%) Project Management
12 10 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (7.35%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.35%) Unit Testing
13 9 (6.62%) BDD
14 8 (5.88%) Analytics
14 8 (5.88%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (29.41%) Java
2 27 (19.85%) C#
3 25 (18.38%) JavaScript
4 21 (15.44%) Python
5 14 (10.29%) Bash Shell
6 12 (8.82%) SQL
7 11 (8.09%) PHP
8 8 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.68%) Perl
10 4 (2.94%) Go
10 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.21%) C
11 3 (2.21%) Java 8
11 3 (2.21%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.47%) C++
12 2 (1.47%) Ruby
13 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.09%) AWS Certification
2 10 (7.35%) TOGAF Certification
3 8 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.15%) Degree
5 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.47%) CISSP
8 1 (0.74%) MCSE
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) GDPR
2 3 (2.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (33.82%) Docker
2 9 (6.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.47%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.74%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.74%) HDFS
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (27.94%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (26.47%) Ansible
2 36 (26.47%) Puppet
3 20 (14.71%) Terraform
4 14 (10.29%) Kubernetes
5 6 (4.41%) Salt
6 4 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (2.21%) Rancher
8 1 (0.74%) Kibana
8 1 (0.74%) logstash
8 1 (0.74%) Oozie
8 1 (0.74%) Packer
8 1 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.09%) Google
3 8 (5.88%) Oracle
4 6 (4.41%) VMware
5 5 (3.68%) Rackspace
5 5 (3.68%) Splunk
6 4 (2.94%) Dynatrace
6 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.21%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.47%) Brocade
8 2 (1.47%) Capita
8 2 (1.47%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.47%) Cisco
8 2 (1.47%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.47%) New Relic
8 2 (1.47%) Okta
9 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.74%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.74%) F5
9 1 (0.74%) Talend