Period
to 17 July 2019

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 134 139
Rank change year-on-year +29 +5 -8
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 21 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.99% 0.51% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.54% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 8
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% -5.13%
10th Percentile £380 £408 £361
90th Percentile £600 £593 £658
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 - -

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 2,026 2,775 2,997
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 94.77% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,293 1,672 1,833
East Midlands median daily rate £387 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £225
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 158 134
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.85 £17.50 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.89% +26.26% +2.67%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.45 £10.35
90th Percentile £42.06 £45.00 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% +1.08% -2.63%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Engineer in the East Midlands

AWS Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor 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 17 July 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 +23 10 £380 -29.30% 2
Northamptonshire +19 6 £525 +10.53%
Leicestershire -4 3 £550 +12.82% 1
Derbyshire - 2 - -
AWS Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, AWS Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 19 (90.48%) DevOps
2 18 (85.71%) Terraform
3 16 (76.19%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 13 (61.90%) Kubernetes
5 13 (61.90%) Docker
6 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
7 11 (52.38%) Linux
8 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
8 10 (47.62%) Ansible
8 10 (47.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (38.10%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (38.10%) Scrum
10 7 (33.33%) Finance
10 7 (33.33%) Windows
10 7 (33.33%) Python
11 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 6 (28.57%) IIS
11 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
11 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
11 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
12 5 (23.81%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (23.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (23.81%) Microservices
12 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (23.81%) Degree
12 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
12 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
12 5 (23.81%) MVC

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 16 (76.19%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (47.62%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (23.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (19.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
5 3 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (14.29%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (14.29%) Datadog
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (9.52%) OpenShift
7 1 (4.76%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.76%) IPsec
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
4 5 (23.81%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (14.29%) GitLab
5 3 (14.29%) JIRA
5 3 (14.29%) Maven
5 3 (14.29%) MSBuild
5 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
6 2 (9.52%) Bugzilla
7 1 (4.76%) RSpec
7 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
1 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) CGI
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) Kafka
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) Memcached
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.52%) Wiki
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Unix
5 3 (14.29%) CentOS
6 2 (9.52%) Debian
6 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
3 8 (38.10%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (23.81%) Microservices
5 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) Chaos Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) DevSecOps
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineering
9 1 (4.76%) Blue-Green Deployment
9 1 (4.76%) Cloud Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Groovy
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) NFS
2 1 (4.76%) Samba
2 1 (4.76%) Squid
2 1 (4.76%) Varnish
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (85.71%) Terraform
2 13 (61.90%) Kubernetes
3 10 (47.62%) Ansible
4 4 (19.05%) Consul
4 4 (19.05%) Mesos
4 4 (19.05%) Puppet
5 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (9.52%) Cacti
6 2 (9.52%) Nagios
6 2 (9.52%) Packer
7 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
7 1 (4.76%) MIIS
7 1 (4.76%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) New Relic
1 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 3 (14.29%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) WSO2