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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 24 May 2022 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
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 81 66 78
Rank change year-on-year -15 +12 +26
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 12 3 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.87% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.76% 0.96% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
10th Percentile - £417 -
25th Percentile - £435 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £465 £425
Median % change year-on-year +7.53% +9.41% -5.56%
75th Percentile £721 £501 £438
90th Percentile £732 £523 -
England median daily rate £600 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -

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 434 312 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.36% 32.98% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 226 184
10th Percentile £163 £125 £191
25th Percentile £309 £217 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
75th Percentile £519 £488 £501
90th Percentile £626 £588 £577
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 12
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.00 -
25th Percentile £16.05 £11.22 £11.63
Median hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +28.33% -14.29% +34.10%
75th Percentile £23.75 £21.96 £20.38
90th Percentile £32.05 £26.94 £45.41
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.25% +2.56%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for AWS CloudFormation in the East Midlands

AWS CloudFormation
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire - 8 £500 - 1
Northamptonshire -11 1 £344 -26.02% 2
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 12 (100.00%) AWS
2 9 (75.00%) Docker
2 9 (75.00%) DevOps
3 7 (58.33%) Agile
3 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 6 (50.00%) Node.js
4 6 (50.00%) Redis
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (50.00%) Serverless
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon Cognito
5 5 (41.67%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
5 5 (41.67%) Virtual Team
5 5 (41.67%) Azure
5 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) CI/CD
7 3 (25.00%) Data Lake
7 3 (25.00%) Ansible
7 3 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (25.00%) Data Transformation

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 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) AWS
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon Cognito
2 6 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (50.00%) Serverless
3 5 (41.67%) Azure
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (16.67%) PaaS
6 1 (8.33%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (50.00%) Redis
2 3 (25.00%) Data Lake
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket Server
2 1 (8.33%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Police
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Platform Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Platform Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (25.00%) JSON
2 3 (25.00%) YAML
3 2 (16.67%) ARM Templates
4 1 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Agile
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
4 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (33.33%) CI/CD
6 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (25.00%) Data Security
6 3 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
7 2 (16.67%) Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) Data Management
7 2 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (8.33%) Kibana
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) Splunk