Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 88 128
Rank change year-on-year +33 +40 -19
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 112 67 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.55% 2.04% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.87% 23.51% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 31 12
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £305 £319 £306
90th Percentile £553 £625 £523
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £40.96 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +17.02% -10.26% -8.24%

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 375 285 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.88% 8.69% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 150 68
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.72% -8.30%
10th Percentile £220 £313 £213
90th Percentile £588 £601 £479
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.29 £17.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.85% +42.00% -47.92%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.53 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.30 £70.69 £13.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +20.22%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +35 58 £413 -31.25% 14
Leicestershire +9 28 £350 - 2
Northamptonshire +20 20 £475 +5.56% 1
Derbyshire -17 2 £423 +25.19% 2
Lincolnshire -18 2 - - 2
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 49 (43.75%) DevOps
2 48 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (39.29%) Linux
4 39 (34.82%) Jenkins
5 37 (33.04%) Docker
6 36 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 35 (31.25%) Web Services
8 31 (27.68%) Git (software)
9 29 (25.89%) Ansible
10 27 (24.11%) Java
11 26 (23.21%) Windows
11 26 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (22.32%) Computer Science
12 25 (22.32%) MySQL
13 24 (21.43%) .NET
14 23 (20.54%) TDD
15 22 (19.64%) Scrum
16 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
17 20 (17.86%) Open Source
18 19 (16.96%) Test Automation
18 19 (16.96%) Unix
18 19 (16.96%) Microservices
19 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
20 17 (15.18%) PHP
20 17 (15.18%) Finance
20 17 (15.18%) Puppet
20 17 (15.18%) Opscode Chef
21 16 (14.29%) Python
22 15 (13.39%) SQL
22 15 (13.39%) Mathematics

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 8 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.25%) Apache
2 7 (6.25%) IIS
3 6 (5.36%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.79%) nginx
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 36 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.93%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.36%) G Suite
3 6 (5.36%) SaaS
4 5 (4.46%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.57%) Office 365
6 3 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.68%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.68%) Serverless
6 3 (2.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.79%) GitHub
7 2 (1.79%) IaaS
7 2 (1.79%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.79%) PaaS
7 2 (1.79%) Route 53
7 2 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) HTTP
1 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (3.57%) SSL
3 3 (2.68%) SAN
4 2 (1.79%) DNS
5 1 (0.89%) AMQP
5 1 (0.89%) Firewall
5 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.89%) Internet
5 1 (0.89%) MQTT
5 1 (0.89%) NAS
5 1 (0.89%) Skype
5 1 (0.89%) SMTP
5 1 (0.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.32%) MySQL
2 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
3 14 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.93%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.04%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.89%) Big Data
8 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.89%) Redis
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 39 (34.82%) Jenkins
2 31 (27.68%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.93%) Cucumber
3 10 (8.93%) TeamCity
4 7 (6.25%) Subversion
5 4 (3.57%) Bower
5 4 (3.57%) gulp
5 4 (3.57%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.57%) Protractor
5 4 (3.57%) webpack
5 4 (3.57%) Yeoman
6 3 (2.68%) Burp Suite
7 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.89%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.89%) GitLab
8 1 (0.89%) Grunt
8 1 (0.89%) JIRA
8 1 (0.89%) Maven
8 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (1.79%) Advertising
3 2 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Local Government
4 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (19.64%) Developer
3 17 (15.18%) AWS Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Architect
5 15 (13.39%) AWS DevOps
6 14 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) Automation Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (6.25%) Administrator
9 7 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.36%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.36%) QA Automation Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) QA Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (5.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (31.25%) Web Services
2 24 (21.43%) .NET
3 9 (8.04%) Node.js
4 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 8 (7.14%) CSS
4 8 (7.14%) HTML
5 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.57%) CSS3
6 4 (3.57%) Handlebars
6 4 (3.57%) HTML5
6 4 (3.57%) jQuery
6 4 (3.57%) Middleware
6 4 (3.57%) REST
6 4 (3.57%) RESTful
6 4 (3.57%) Sass
7 3 (2.68%) .NET Core
7 3 (2.68%) Dropwizard
7 3 (2.68%) Kafka
8 2 (1.79%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.32%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.79%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.89%) Clustering
6 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) Replication
6 1 (0.89%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 44 (39.29%) Linux
2 26 (23.21%) Windows
3 19 (16.96%) Unix
4 5 (4.46%) Amazon Linux
4 5 (4.46%) Ubuntu
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.68%) Android
5 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.89%) Solaris
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.75%) DevOps
2 48 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (20.54%) TDD
5 22 (19.64%) Scrum
6 20 (17.86%) Open Source
7 19 (16.96%) Microservices
7 19 (16.96%) Test Automation
8 15 (13.39%) Mathematics
9 13 (11.61%) Configuration Management
10 11 (9.82%) SDLC
11 9 (8.04%) OO
11 9 (8.04%) QA Automation
11 9 (8.04%) Unit Testing
12 8 (7.14%) Migration
13 7 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (6.25%) MVC
13 7 (6.25%) Project Management
13 7 (6.25%) Web Operations
14 6 (5.36%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.11%) Java
2 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.18%) PHP
4 16 (14.29%) Python
5 15 (13.39%) SQL
6 12 (10.71%) C#
7 8 (7.14%) Ruby
8 5 (4.46%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.57%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.68%) Perl
10 3 (2.68%) VB
11 2 (1.79%) C++
11 2 (1.79%) Clojure
11 2 (1.79%) Scala
11 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.89%) ES6
12 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (11.61%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.57%) AWS Certification
4 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) MCITP
5 1 (0.89%) MCSE
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (33.04%) Docker
2 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.79%) vSphere
5 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 29 (25.89%) Ansible
2 17 (15.18%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (15.18%) Puppet
3 7 (6.25%) Terraform
4 4 (3.57%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.68%) Salt
6 2 (1.79%) collectd
6 2 (1.79%) Kibana
6 2 (1.79%) logstash
6 2 (1.79%) StatsD
7 1 (0.89%) Mesos
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.89%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.89%) SCCM
7 1 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.04%) Google
3 7 (6.25%) VMware
4 5 (4.46%) Oracle
5 4 (3.57%) Cisco
5 4 (3.57%) SAP
6 3 (2.68%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.68%) Black Duck
6 3 (2.68%) Qualys
6 3 (2.68%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.68%) Veracode
7 2 (1.79%) Citrix
7 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.79%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.79%) Workday
8 1 (0.89%) Adobe
8 1 (0.89%) HP
8 1 (0.89%) Siemens
8 1 (0.89%) StorageTek
8 1 (0.89%) Sun