Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 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 AWS CloudFormation
England > East Midlands
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 146 157
Rank change year-on-year +33 +11 -
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 19 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.71% 0.13% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.67% 1.11% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 0
East Midlands median daily rate £423 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.11% - -
England median daily rate £550 £515 £500
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £75.00 - -

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 518 359 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.24% 11.55% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 225 156
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £250 £218 £313
90th Percentile £550 £583 £606
England median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £15.29 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.26% -13.85% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.29 £10.53
90th Percentile £32.50 £35.30 £70.69
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -13.64%

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 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
Northamptonshire - 19 £423 - 1
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 19 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (89.47%) DevOps
3 12 (63.16%) Terraform
3 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
4 10 (52.63%) Docker
4 10 (52.63%) Consul
5 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
6 8 (42.11%) Puppet
6 8 (42.11%) Ansible
7 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
8 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
9 5 (26.32%) Subversion
9 5 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (26.32%) Google App Engine
9 5 (26.32%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (26.32%) Kafka
9 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
10 4 (21.05%) High Availability
10 4 (21.05%) Unix
10 4 (21.05%) Python
11 3 (15.79%) Citrix
11 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering

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:

Cloud Services
1 19 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (26.32%) Google App Engine
2 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
4 5 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (26.32%) Subversion
5 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Kafka
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Terraform
2 10 (52.63%) Consul
3 8 (42.11%) Ansible
3 8 (42.11%) Puppet
4 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
6 1 (5.26%) Grafana
6 1 (5.26%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) Splunk