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The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 87 79 67
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 +40
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 3 5 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.46% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.48% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
10th Percentile £458 £417 £363
25th Percentile £469 £448 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £425
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -19.05%
75th Percentile £631 £581 £438
90th Percentile £673 £630 -
England median daily rate £600 £539 £550
% change year-on-year +11.37% -2.05% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 1,270 1,037 801
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.36% 94.79% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 687 455
10th Percentile £180 £125 £130
25th Percentile £313 £250 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £440 £375 £375
Median % change year-on-year +17.33% - -3.23%
75th Percentile £525 £476 £475
90th Percentile £613 £588 £550
England median daily rate £538 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 69 61
10th Percentile £12.41 £9.46 £10.00
25th Percentile £15.13 £10.50 £11.63
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.61 £14.39
Median % change year-on-year +36.89% +1.53% +2.79%
75th Percentile £34.13 £22.50 £18.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £48.80 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £20.99 £19.50
% change year-on-year +14.34% +7.64% +4.00%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in the East Midlands

AWS Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Daily rate trend for AWS Engineer in the East Midlands

AWS Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for AWS Engineer in the East Midlands

AWS Engineer
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 Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 3 July 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 +5 2 £613 +8.89% 2
Northamptonshire -9 1 £450 +13.64%
AWS Engineer
England

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, AWS Engineer contract jobs required 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 featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) AWS
2 2 (66.67%) GCP
2 2 (66.67%) Agile
2 2 (66.67%) Serverless
2 2 (66.67%) Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon Aurora

AWS Engineer Skill Set
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 3 (100.00%) AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) GCP
2 2 (66.67%) Serverless
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle