The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 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 of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 58 55
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 76 77 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.25% 3.03% 3.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.53% 28.84% 47.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 46 93
Median daily rate £453 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.73% +15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £394 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 353 267 238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 15.09% 10.51% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 158 172
Median daily rate £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £15.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.25% -68.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.29 £15.10 £44.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £20.30 £106.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +75.75% -36.53%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the East of England

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in the East of England

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in the East of England

Amazon AWS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Amazon AWS in the East of England

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 20 £450 -5.26% 18
Bedfordshire +2 18 £450 +16.12% 6
Cambridgeshire -14 16 £464 -2.36% 21
Essex 0 15 £550 +57.14% 3
Norfolk -18 4 £488 -8.45% 6
East Anglia - 3 £325 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 69 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (42.55%) DevOps
3 49 (34.75%) Linux
4 47 (33.33%) Java
5 42 (29.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 35 (24.82%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (22.70%) Ansible
8 31 (21.99%) TDD
9 30 (21.28%) Scrum
10 27 (19.15%) Jenkins
11 26 (18.44%) Windows
12 25 (17.73%) Git (software)
13 24 (17.02%) Web Services
14 22 (15.60%) REST
15 21 (14.89%) Puppet
15 21 (14.89%) OO
15 21 (14.89%) Configuration Management
16 19 (13.48%) JavaScript
17 18 (12.77%) SQL
17 18 (12.77%) .NET
17 18 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
18 17 (12.06%) Oracle
18 17 (12.06%) E-Commerce
18 17 (12.06%) Microsoft
18 17 (12.06%) JIRA
19 16 (11.35%) Enterprise Architecture
19 16 (11.35%) C#
19 16 (11.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 16 (11.35%) Kanban
20 15 (10.64%) PowerShell

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (8.51%) OpenStack
2 11 (7.80%) Confluence
3 9 (6.38%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.55%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.55%) IIS
4 5 (3.55%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.84%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.84%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.84%) CMS
5 4 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.13%) Apache
6 3 (2.13%) Jetty
6 3 (2.13%) Mongrel
6 3 (2.13%) nginx
6 3 (2.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.71%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.71%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.42%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (1.42%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.71%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.42%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (1.42%) SAP MDG
2 2 (1.42%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.71%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.71%) Odoo
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.71%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 42 (29.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.93%) IaaS
3 12 (8.51%) Amazon S3
3 12 (8.51%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (7.80%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (4.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (3.55%) PaaS
7 5 (3.55%) SaaS
8 4 (2.84%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (2.84%) Office 365
8 4 (2.84%) Route 53
9 3 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (2.13%) GitHub
9 3 (2.13%) Google App Engine
10 2 (1.42%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 2 (1.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.42%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.22%) HTTP
2 12 (8.51%) SSL
2 12 (8.51%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.38%) DNS
4 6 (4.26%) SAN
5 5 (3.55%) WAN
6 4 (2.84%) Internet
7 3 (2.13%) DHCP
7 3 (2.13%) FTP
7 3 (2.13%) IPsec
8 2 (1.42%) Firewall
8 2 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.42%) LAN
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 12 (8.51%) Relational Database
1 12 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.67%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (5.67%) MySQL
3 8 (5.67%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.96%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.26%) Apache Hive
5 6 (4.26%) Big Data
5 6 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.84%) HBase
7 4 (2.84%) Sqoop
8 3 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.13%) Redis
9 2 (1.42%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (19.15%) Jenkins
2 25 (17.73%) Git (software)
3 17 (12.06%) JIRA
4 9 (6.38%) Bitbucket
5 8 (5.67%) PVCS
5 8 (5.67%) Subversion
6 7 (4.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (4.96%) Grunt
6 7 (4.96%) gulp
7 6 (4.26%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.55%) Ant
8 5 (3.55%) Jasmine
8 5 (3.55%) Maven
9 4 (2.84%) Mocha
10 3 (2.13%) Appium
10 3 (2.13%) Gradle
10 3 (2.13%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (2.13%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.13%) webpack
General
1 12 (8.51%) Finance
2 8 (5.67%) Retail
3 2 (1.42%) Banking
3 2 (1.42%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.71%) Games
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (30.50%) Architect
2 35 (24.82%) Developer
3 18 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (9.93%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (9.93%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.22%) Technical Architect
6 10 (7.09%) AWS Developer
6 10 (7.09%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (6.38%) AWS Architect
7 9 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.96%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (4.96%) Digital Architect
8 7 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (4.26%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.26%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (4.26%) Digital Technical Architect
9 6 (4.26%) Node.js Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.02%) Web Services
2 22 (15.60%) REST
3 18 (12.77%) .NET
4 15 (10.64%) XML
5 14 (9.93%) J2EE
5 14 (9.93%) Node.js
6 12 (8.51%) JSON
7 11 (7.80%) Middleware
7 11 (7.80%) Servlets
7 11 (7.80%) Spring
8 8 (5.67%) CSS
8 8 (5.67%) HTML
8 8 (5.67%) JSP
8 8 (5.67%) XML Schema
8 8 (5.67%) XSLT
9 7 (4.96%) RxJava
10 5 (3.55%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.55%) SOAP
11 4 (2.84%) Kafka
11 4 (2.84%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.38%) Algorithms
1 9 (6.38%) Data Centre
1 9 (6.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.67%) Data Structures
2 8 (5.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.26%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.55%) User Experience
5 4 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.84%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.42%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.42%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.42%) iPad
6 2 (1.42%) Life Science
6 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.42%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.42%) RIA
7 1 (0.71%) CMDB
7 1 (0.71%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 49 (34.75%) Linux
2 26 (18.44%) Windows
3 16 (11.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (9.22%) Unix
5 10 (7.09%) Mac OS X
6 9 (6.38%) Windows Server
7 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.26%) VME
9 5 (3.55%) Solaris
9 5 (3.55%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.84%) CentOS
11 3 (2.13%) AIX
12 2 (1.42%) Android
12 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.71%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (42.55%) DevOps
3 35 (24.82%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (21.99%) TDD
5 30 (21.28%) Scrum
6 21 (14.89%) Configuration Management
6 21 (14.89%) OO
7 17 (12.06%) E-Commerce
8 16 (11.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (11.35%) Kanban
9 15 (10.64%) Open Source
9 15 (10.64%) Test Automation
10 14 (9.93%) SOA
11 13 (9.22%) Software Engineering
12 12 (8.51%) BDD
12 12 (8.51%) Microservices
13 11 (7.80%) High Availability
13 11 (7.80%) Mentoring
14 10 (7.09%) Analytics
14 10 (7.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (33.33%) Java
2 19 (13.48%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.77%) SQL
4 16 (11.35%) C#
5 15 (10.64%) PowerShell
5 15 (10.64%) Python
6 8 (5.67%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.67%) Clojure
6 8 (5.67%) F#
6 8 (5.67%) Go
6 8 (5.67%) Rust
7 7 (4.96%) Ruby
8 6 (4.26%) Perl
9 5 (3.55%) Scala
10 4 (2.84%) C
11 3 (2.13%) ES6
11 3 (2.13%) Groovy
12 2 (1.42%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (2.13%) MCSE
1 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (1.42%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.42%) CCSP
2 2 (1.42%) CISA
2 2 (1.42%) CISM
2 2 (1.42%) CRISC
2 2 (1.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) MCSA
2 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) CCIP
3 1 (0.71%) CCNP
3 1 (0.71%) CEH
3 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.71%) GIAC
3 1 (0.71%) NCSA
3 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) QA
2 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (8.51%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (7.80%) Docker
3 7 (4.96%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.55%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.13%) Apache Flume
6 3 (2.13%) Xen
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (22.70%) Ansible
2 21 (14.89%) Puppet
3 18 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.84%) Pingdom
4 4 (2.84%) Terraform
5 3 (2.13%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.13%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.42%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (1.42%) Salt
7 1 (0.71%) Kibana
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.71%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.71%) SCCM
7 1 (0.71%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (12.06%) Microsoft
1 17 (12.06%) Oracle
2 14 (9.93%) VMware
3 11 (7.80%) Google
4 10 (7.09%) Cisco
5 7 (4.96%) Atlassian
6 6 (4.26%) 3PAR
6 6 (4.26%) Citrix
7 5 (3.55%) Fujitsu
7 5 (3.55%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.84%) AppDynamics
8 4 (2.84%) PagerDuty
8 4 (2.84%) SAP
9 3 (2.13%) WSO2
10 2 (1.42%) CyberArk
10 2 (1.42%) hybris
10 2 (1.42%) Imperva
10 2 (1.42%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.42%) Tableau
10 2 (1.42%) Talend
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
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Sanderson
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
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