Period
to 9 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Amazon EKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 9 December 2021 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 Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EKS 3 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 - -
England median daily rate £575 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +9.52% -8.70% -

Amazon EKS 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 527 211 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.57% 28.75% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 134 299
10th Percentile £163 £171 £185
25th Percentile £314 £301 £316
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £371 £425
Median % change year-on-year +21.21% -12.65% +3.03%
75th Percentile £525 £476 £508
90th Percentile £600 £520 £575
England median daily rate £525 £495 £500
% change year-on-year +6.06% -1.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 25
10th Percentile £12.20 £12.60 £10.80
25th Percentile £12.75 £13.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £16.25
Median % change year-on-year -9.38% -1.54% -23.53%
75th Percentile £17.16 £35.00 £17.50
90th Percentile £25.94 £56.20 £17.73
England median hourly rate £20.89 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -7.16% +9.76% +17.14%

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in the East Midlands

Amazon EKS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon EKS in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Amazon EKS in the East Midlands

Amazon EKS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon EKS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon EKS in the East Midlands

Amazon EKS
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 EKS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 9 December 2021. 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 £650 -
Amazon EKS
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EKS 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 EKS.

1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (100.00%) AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Grafana
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 2 (66.67%) OpenShift
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN

Amazon EKS
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 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) OpenShift
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Fargate
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (33.33%) GCP
3 1 (33.33%) Route 53
3 1 (33.33%) Serverless
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) GLBP
1 1 (33.33%) HSRP
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) RIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) git-flow
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Documentation Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Storage Management
3 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) pfSense
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
1 3 (100.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (66.67%) Grafana
3 1 (33.33%) CloudForms
3 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware