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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Amazon ECS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon ECS over the 6 months to 27 June 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 Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 119 109 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon ECS 22 7 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.88% 0.36% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.80% 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
10th Percentile £535 £515 -
25th Percentile £579 £519 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £630 £533 -
Median % change year-on-year +18.31% - -
75th Percentile £631 £539 -
90th Percentile £632 £540 -
England median daily rate £600 £563 £575
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.17% -

Amazon ECS 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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 785 560 584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.31% 28.96% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 333 391
10th Percentile £186 £200 £225
25th Percentile £325 £315 £362
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £460 £475
Median % change year-on-year +3.26% -3.16% +2.70%
75th Percentile £625 £538 £538
90th Percentile £691 £625 £600
England median daily rate £550 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 60 14
10th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £18.16
25th Percentile £14.25 £13.20 £19.50
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £23.41
Median % change year-on-year -18.42% -18.84% +37.71%
75th Percentile £19.44 £30.00 £39.31
90th Percentile £37.00 £46.05 £56.94
England median hourly rate £20.09 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.55% +5.25% -2.44%

Amazon ECS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Amazon ECS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ECS in the East of England

Amazon ECS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon ECS in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Amazon ECS in the East of England

Amazon ECS
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 ECS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 27 June 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
Essex +5 17 £630 +18.31%
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £500 - 2
Amazon ECS
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ECS 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 of England region with a requirement for Amazon ECS.

1 19 (86.36%) AWS
1 19 (86.36%) DevOps
1 19 (86.36%) Terraform
2 18 (81.82%) Amazon EKS
2 18 (81.82%) Python
3 17 (77.27%) Django
3 17 (77.27%) Linux
3 17 (77.27%) OO
3 17 (77.27%) Flask
3 17 (77.27%) Ansible
4 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
4 16 (72.73%) Web Development
4 16 (72.73%) FastAPI
5 15 (68.18%) Artifactory
5 15 (68.18%) Docker Swarm
5 15 (68.18%) Docker
5 15 (68.18%) Groovy
6 13 (59.09%) Domain-Driven Design
6 13 (59.09%) TDD
6 13 (59.09%) OOP
7 12 (54.55%) Platform Engineering
8 9 (40.91%) Social Skills
8 9 (40.91%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (18.18%) Serverless
9 4 (18.18%) React
9 4 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (18.18%) DynamoDB
9 4 (18.18%) Microservices
9 4 (18.18%) Node.js
9 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared

Amazon ECS
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 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 19 (86.36%) AWS
2 18 (81.82%) Amazon EKS
3 4 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (18.18%) Serverless
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Fargate
5 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) DynamoDB
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 15 (68.18%) Artifactory
3 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.64%) JDeveloper
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) GitLab
General
1 9 (40.91%) Social Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Platform Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Python Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps Platform Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) Django
1 17 (77.27%) Flask
2 16 (72.73%) FastAPI
3 4 (18.18%) Node.js
3 4 (18.18%) React
4 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) Electron
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) HTML5
4 3 (13.64%) J2EE
4 3 (13.64%) JAXB
4 3 (13.64%) JAX-RS
4 3 (13.64%) JAX-WS
4 3 (13.64%) JMS
4 3 (13.64%) JSON
4 3 (13.64%) REST
4 3 (13.64%) Servlets
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) DevOps
2 17 (77.27%) OO
3 16 (72.73%) Web Development
4 13 (59.09%) Domain-Driven Design
4 13 (59.09%) OOP
4 13 (59.09%) TDD
5 12 (54.55%) Platform Engineering
6 9 (40.91%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (18.18%) Microservices
8 3 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
8 3 (13.64%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (9.09%) CI/CD
9 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Development
10 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.55%) Event-Driven
10 1 (4.55%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure as Code
10 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Python
2 15 (68.18%) Groovy
3 4 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (86.36%) Terraform
2 17 (77.27%) Ansible
3 15 (68.18%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft