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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 4 July 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 Web Services (AWS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 38 26 20
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6 0
Contract jobs citing AWS 60 65 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.34% 5.94% 7.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.19% 17.52% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 55 45
10th Percentile £377 £356 £272
25th Percentile £443 £396 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
75th Percentile £581 £632 £578
90th Percentile £702 £736 £691
England median daily rate £600 £540 £550
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.82% -

AWS 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 455 371 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.92% 33.91% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 264 146
10th Percentile £150 £102 £183
25th Percentile £286 £213 £280
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +1.19%
75th Percentile £538 £494 £522
90th Percentile £602 £596 £603
England median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 7
10th Percentile £14.10 £10.16 £11.24
25th Percentile £16.15 £12.28 £11.63
Median hourly rate £19.25 £14.75 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year +30.51% -7.81% +14.29%
75th Percentile £24.50 £21.96 £34.45
90th Percentile £36.00 £26.94 £50.89
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% +5.25% -2.44%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the East Midlands

AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Daily rate trend for AWS in the East Midlands

AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for AWS in the East Midlands

AWS
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 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 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 -2 26 £525 -2.33% 40
Northamptonshire -10 14 £500 +26.26% 6
Leicestershire -6 8 £403 -12.02% 11
Derbyshire -3 5 £475 +111.11% 5
Lincolnshire - 2 £433 - 2
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing AWS 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.

1 35 (58.33%) Azure
2 21 (35.00%) Docker
3 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (31.67%) Agile
5 16 (26.67%) Node.js
5 16 (26.67%) CI/CD
6 15 (25.00%) Kubernetes
6 15 (25.00%) SQL
7 14 (23.33%) DevOps
8 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
9 12 (20.00%) Front End Development
10 11 (18.33%) Microservices
10 11 (18.33%) React
10 11 (18.33%) Serverless
10 11 (18.33%) Java
10 11 (18.33%) TDD
11 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (16.67%) .NET
11 10 (16.67%) Linux
11 10 (16.67%) Ansible
11 10 (16.67%) Terraform
12 9 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (15.00%) Social Skills
12 9 (15.00%) TypeScript
12 9 (15.00%) JUnit
13 8 (13.33%) MySQL
13 8 (13.33%) Windows
13 8 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (13.33%) Jenkins

AWS
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 4 (6.67%) Apache
1 4 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) CICS
3 1 (1.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) JBoss
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
3 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 35 (58.33%) Azure
2 11 (18.33%) Serverless
3 9 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (11.67%) Amazon S3
4 7 (11.67%) GCP
5 6 (10.00%) Amazon Cognito
6 5 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (6.67%) OpenShift
7 4 (6.67%) PaaS
8 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (5.00%) Amazon EKS
8 3 (5.00%) Firebase
8 3 (5.00%) Kong
9 2 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (3.33%) Azure AKS
9 2 (3.33%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (1.67%) Google Workspace
10 1 (1.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) DNS
3 2 (3.33%) Network Security
3 2 (3.33%) SAN
3 2 (3.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.67%) BGP
4 1 (1.67%) DHCP
4 1 (1.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.67%) GLBP
4 1 (1.67%) HSRP
4 1 (1.67%) IPsec
4 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
4 1 (1.67%) OSPF
4 1 (1.67%) RIP
4 1 (1.67%) SSL
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.67%) VoIP
4 1 (1.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (13.33%) MySQL
3 7 (11.67%) DynamoDB
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.33%) Redis
6 4 (6.67%) Big Data
6 4 (6.67%) Spark SQL
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (3.33%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (3.33%) HBase
7 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.33%) Sqoop
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.67%) DB2
8 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.00%) JUnit
3 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.67%) JIRA
5 5 (8.33%) Gatling
5 5 (8.33%) Gradle
5 5 (8.33%) JMeter
5 5 (8.33%) Maven
5 5 (8.33%) MSTest
5 5 (8.33%) Selenium
5 5 (8.33%) Spock
6 4 (6.67%) Mockito
6 4 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.00%) Android Studio
7 3 (5.00%) CircleCI
7 3 (5.00%) git-flow
7 3 (5.00%) GitLab
7 3 (5.00%) Subversion
8 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket Server
8 1 (1.67%) CA Release Automation
General
1 9 (15.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Documentation Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Law
3 2 (3.33%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Police
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Developer
2 7 (11.67%) Architect
3 6 (10.00%) React Developer
3 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 4 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Release Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Release Train Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (1.67%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Security Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) Node.js
2 11 (18.33%) React
3 10 (16.67%) .NET
4 7 (11.67%) .NET Framework
4 7 (11.67%) React Native
5 6 (10.00%) .NET Core
5 6 (10.00%) CSS
5 6 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (10.00%) HTML
5 6 (10.00%) Spring
6 5 (8.33%) Enzyme
6 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.33%) Jest
7 4 (6.67%) GraphQL
8 3 (5.00%) Kafka
8 3 (5.00%) Next.js
8 3 (5.00%) Redux
8 3 (5.00%) RESTful
9 2 (3.33%) Spring Boot
10 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Virtual Team
2 4 (6.67%) Replication
2 4 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (1.67%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) Windows
3 7 (11.67%) Android
4 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.33%) Unix
7 1 (1.67%) CentOS
7 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Agile
2 16 (26.67%) CI/CD
3 14 (23.33%) DevOps
4 12 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 11 (18.33%) Microservices
5 11 (18.33%) TDD
6 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.00%) Analytics
8 6 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
8 6 (10.00%) MVC
8 6 (10.00%) OO
8 6 (10.00%) Scrum
9 5 (8.33%) BDD
9 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 5 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (25.00%) SQL
3 11 (18.33%) Java
4 9 (15.00%) TypeScript
5 7 (11.67%) PHP
6 5 (8.33%) ES6
7 4 (6.67%) Python
8 3 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.33%) C#
9 2 (3.33%) Scala
10 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.67%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.67%) COBOL
10 1 (1.67%) JCL
10 1 (1.67%) Natural
10 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) CCNA
2 1 (1.67%) CEH
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.67%) CISM
2 1 (1.67%) CISSP
2 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) GCIH
2 1 (1.67%) GSEC
2 1 (1.67%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.67%) MCP
2 1 (1.67%) MCSA
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.67%) PMP
2 1 (1.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Accessibility
System Software
1 21 (35.00%) Docker
2 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Flume
4 2 (3.33%) HDFS
4 2 (3.33%) NFS
4 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.67%) pfSense
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 10 (16.67%) Ansible
2 10 (16.67%) Terraform
3 3 (5.00%) Consul
4 2 (3.33%) Grafana
4 2 (3.33%) Kibana
4 2 (3.33%) Oozie
4 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.33%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.67%) CloudForms
5 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.67%) Nagios
5 1 (1.67%) Puppet
5 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) VMware
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) HP
4 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.33%) Google
5 2 (3.33%) Splunk
6 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.67%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) EMC
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Isilon
6 1 (1.67%) Meraki
6 1 (1.67%) NetApp
6 1 (1.67%) Rapid7
6 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.67%) Trend Micro