Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 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 AWS CloudFormation
England > East Midlands
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 124 148
Rank change year-on-year +28 +24 +2
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 18 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.00% 0.71% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.65% 3.29% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 6
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £423 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% -6.11% -
10th Percentile £317 £358 £406
90th Percentile £510 £553 £500
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.50 £90.00 -
% change year-on-year -71.67% - -

AWS CloudFormation 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 493 578 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 27.47% 21.59% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 413 272
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% - +3.13%
10th Percentile £185 £258 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
England median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 4 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.88 £21.25 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.59% +38.96% -15.04%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.73 £10.29
90th Percentile £31.94 £32.50 £35.30
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +22.86% -14.63% +7.89%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the East Midlands

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS CloudFormation in the East Midlands

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the East Midlands

AWS CloudFormation
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 AWS CloudFormation within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. 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 - 10 £380 - 5
Northamptonshire +13 3 £550 +30.18%
Leicestershire - 1 £425 -
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 AWS CloudFormation.

1 18 (100.00%) AWS
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (72.22%) Docker
3 10 (55.56%) Kubernetes
3 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 10 (55.56%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 8 (44.44%) .NET
5 8 (44.44%) Bitbucket
5 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 8 (44.44%) Terraform
5 8 (44.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (38.89%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (38.89%) Serverless
7 6 (33.33%) Microservices
7 6 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) IIS
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) Internet
7 6 (33.33%) MVC
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 6 (33.33%) AWS Lambda

AWS CloudFormation
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 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) AWS
2 7 (38.89%) Serverless
3 6 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 6 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (16.67%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (16.67%) Amazon SageMaker
5 3 (16.67%) AWS CloudTrail
5 3 (16.67%) AWS CodeCommit
5 3 (16.67%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 3 (16.67%) AWS Fargate
6 2 (11.11%) Azure
7 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon Aurora
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) Bitbucket
2 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (16.67%) GitLab
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) AWS Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) AWS Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) IAM Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Server Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Serverless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (16.67%) Blog
3 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 6 (33.33%) Microservices
4 6 (33.33%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (16.67%) Conversational UI
6 3 (16.67%) Deep Learning
6 3 (16.67%) Machine Learning
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
7 2 (11.11%) Complexity Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) Go
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Kubernetes
2 8 (44.44%) Terraform
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible