Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 56 86
Rank change year-on-year +39 +30 +43
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 217 113 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.14% 3.54% 2.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.89% 29.97% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 78 33
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £307 £319
90th Percentile £600 £549 £625
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 £40.96 £35.00
% change year-on-year -14.55% +17.02% -10.26%

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 518 377 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.44% 11.81% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 238 157
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £250 £220 £313
90th Percentile £550 £588 £618
England median daily rate £493 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.68% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £21.25 £15.29 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.96% -13.85% +42.00%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.29 £10.53
90th Percentile £32.50 £35.30 £70.69
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -12.50% +1.99% -9.38%

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 November 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 17 November 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 +23 101 £473 +14.55% 33
Northamptonshire +28 67 £425 -10.53% 6
Leicestershire +13 39 £413 +17.86% 26
Derbyshire +17 3 £263 -37.87% 8
Rutland - 2 £388 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 111 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (50.23%) DevOps
3 70 (32.26%) Docker
4 68 (31.34%) Ansible
5 63 (29.03%) Git (software)
6 62 (28.57%) Web Services
7 60 (27.65%) Jenkins
8 56 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
9 52 (23.96%) Java
10 47 (21.66%) Microsoft Azure
10 47 (21.66%) Python
11 46 (21.20%) Linux
12 44 (20.28%) Scrum
13 41 (18.89%) TDD
13 41 (18.89%) Amazon S3
14 39 (17.97%) SQL
15 36 (16.59%) Windows
16 33 (15.21%) Puppet
17 32 (14.75%) Microservices
18 29 (13.36%) Test Automation
19 28 (12.90%) NoSQL
20 27 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
20 27 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (11.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
22 25 (11.52%) Amazon EC2
22 25 (11.52%) JavaScript
23 24 (11.06%) MySQL
23 24 (11.06%) Open Source
23 24 (11.06%) Node.js
23 24 (11.06%) Analytics

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 17 (7.83%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.15%) nginx
3 8 (3.69%) Confluence
4 5 (2.30%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.92%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.46%) Appian
6 1 (0.46%) CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Documentum
6 1 (0.46%) JBoss
6 1 (0.46%) SAS
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 47 (21.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (18.89%) Amazon S3
3 26 (11.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 25 (11.52%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (11.06%) Amazon Glacier
6 19 (8.76%) Amazon EMR
6 19 (8.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (8.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (4.15%) PaaS
9 8 (3.69%) Route 53
10 7 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (3.23%) OpenShift
10 7 (3.23%) Serverless
11 6 (2.76%) Office 365
12 5 (2.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (2.30%) GitHub
12 5 (2.30%) Google App Engine
12 5 (2.30%) SaaS
13 4 (1.84%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.69%) Firewall
2 6 (2.76%) Network Security
2 6 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.30%) DSL
3 5 (2.30%) iSCSI
4 4 (1.84%) SSH
5 3 (1.38%) Internet
5 3 (1.38%) VPN
6 2 (0.92%) MPLS
6 2 (0.92%) SAN
6 2 (0.92%) SSL
7 1 (0.46%) DHCP
7 1 (0.46%) DNS
7 1 (0.46%) HTTP
7 1 (0.46%) LAN
7 1 (0.46%) WAN
7 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 24 (11.06%) MySQL
3 21 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 20 (9.22%) Amazon Aurora
5 19 (8.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 15 (6.91%) SQL Server
7 12 (5.53%) MongoDB
8 9 (4.15%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (2.30%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.38%) Redis
12 2 (0.92%) Aerospike
12 2 (0.92%) Big Data
12 2 (0.92%) NuoDB
12 2 (0.92%) OLTP
12 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 63 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 60 (27.65%) Jenkins
3 19 (8.76%) JIRA
4 17 (7.83%) Subversion
5 12 (5.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (5.53%) Maven
6 11 (5.07%) Bitbucket
7 10 (4.61%) Cucumber
7 10 (4.61%) gulp
8 9 (4.15%) Jasmine
8 9 (4.15%) Selenium
8 9 (4.15%) Travis CI
9 8 (3.69%) Bower
9 8 (3.69%) Yeoman
10 7 (3.23%) JUnit
10 7 (3.23%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.76%) Gradle
11 6 (2.76%) Spock
11 6 (2.76%) webpack
12 5 (2.30%) GitLab
General
1 20 (9.22%) Finance
2 9 (4.15%) Marketing
3 8 (3.69%) Retail
4 6 (2.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.84%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.84%) Banking
6 2 (0.92%) Electronics
6 2 (0.92%) Legal
6 2 (0.92%) Publishing
6 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (30.88%) Developer
2 48 (22.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 41 (18.89%) AWS Engineer
4 26 (11.98%) AWS DevOps
5 25 (11.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 25 (11.52%) Java Developer
6 24 (11.06%) Architect
7 22 (10.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 17 (7.83%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (4.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.15%) Administrator
11 9 (4.15%) Data Engineer
12 8 (3.69%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.23%) .NET Developer
13 7 (3.23%) Database Engineer
13 7 (3.23%) Project Manager
13 7 (3.23%) Senior Developer
14 6 (2.76%) Analyst
14 6 (2.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (28.57%) Web Services
2 24 (11.06%) Node.js
3 22 (10.14%) .NET
3 22 (10.14%) JSON
3 22 (10.14%) XML
4 21 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
4 21 (9.68%) Spring
5 20 (9.22%) RESTful
6 19 (8.76%) CSS
6 19 (8.76%) HTML
7 18 (8.29%) Java EE
8 17 (7.83%) HTML5
9 16 (7.37%) CSS3
9 16 (7.37%) React
10 14 (6.45%) ASP.NET
10 14 (6.45%) Elastic Stack
11 10 (4.61%) Sass
12 9 (4.15%) LEMP Stack
12 9 (4.15%) Memcached
12 9 (4.15%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.61%) Public Cloud
3 8 (3.69%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.69%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.23%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.30%) PKI
6 4 (1.84%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.84%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.84%) User Experience
7 3 (1.38%) Clustering
7 3 (1.38%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.92%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.20%) Linux
2 36 (16.59%) Windows
3 17 (7.83%) Windows Server
4 15 (6.91%) Unix
5 9 (4.15%) CentOS
6 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.92%) Android
7 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (50.23%) DevOps
3 44 (20.28%) Scrum
4 41 (18.89%) TDD
5 32 (14.75%) Microservices
6 29 (13.36%) Test Automation
7 27 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (11.06%) Analytics
8 24 (11.06%) Open Source
9 20 (9.22%) ETL
10 19 (8.76%) Configuration Management
11 18 (8.29%) Data Analytics
12 17 (7.83%) Unit Testing
13 16 (7.37%) Business Continuity
14 14 (6.45%) Migration
15 13 (5.99%) API Development
15 13 (5.99%) Front End Development
15 13 (5.99%) Task Automation
16 12 (5.53%) MVC
17 11 (5.07%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 52 (23.96%) Java
2 47 (21.66%) Python
3 39 (17.97%) SQL
4 25 (11.52%) JavaScript
5 18 (8.29%) PowerShell
6 15 (6.91%) Bash Shell
6 15 (6.91%) PHP
7 14 (6.45%) C#
8 7 (3.23%) Groovy
9 3 (1.38%) Go
9 3 (1.38%) Java 8
9 3 (1.38%) Scala
9 3 (1.38%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.92%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.46%) C
11 1 (0.46%) ES6
11 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.46%) Ruby
11 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (8.76%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.91%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.69%) Degree
4 5 (2.30%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.84%) CEH
5 4 (1.84%) CISM
5 4 (1.84%) CISSP
6 2 (0.92%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.92%) CCNA
6 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.46%) CCNP
7 1 (0.46%) ISEB
7 1 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.30%) GDPR
2 2 (0.92%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (32.26%) Docker
2 7 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.84%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 68 (31.34%) Ansible
2 56 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (15.21%) Puppet
4 23 (10.60%) Terraform
5 19 (8.76%) Kubernetes
6 10 (4.61%) Consul
7 9 (4.15%) HAProxy
7 9 (4.15%) Icinga
7 9 (4.15%) Nagios
8 5 (2.30%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.84%) OpenView
9 4 (1.84%) SCOM
9 4 (1.84%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.38%) SCCM
11 2 (0.92%) logstash
11 2 (0.92%) Salt
12 1 (0.46%) Grafana
12 1 (0.46%) Kibana
12 1 (0.46%) Packer
12 1 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (9.68%) Splunk
2 19 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.83%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.53%) Oracle
5 10 (4.61%) VMware
6 8 (3.69%) Citrix
6 8 (3.69%) Google
7 6 (2.76%) Cisco
8 5 (2.30%) Nimble Storage
8 5 (2.30%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.30%) SAP
8 5 (2.30%) Veritas
9 4 (1.84%) HP
9 4 (1.84%) IBM
10 2 (0.92%) Brocade
10 2 (0.92%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.92%) NetApp
11 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.46%) Dell
11 1 (0.46%) EMC