Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 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 AWS Certification
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 197 187
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Certification 11 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.23% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 1.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
East of England median daily rate £525 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% - -
England median daily rate £550 £513 £550
% change year-on-year +7.32% -6.82% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £90.00 - -

AWS Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 984 1,003 937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.37% 19.61% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 510 544
East of England median daily rate £425 £391 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.77% +7.79% -3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £181 £205
90th Percentile £575 £569 £525
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 100 92
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £28.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -36.97% +32.84%
10th Percentile £10.58 £11.50 £10.37
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.58 £46.90
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.12 £26.00
% change year-on-year -0.48% -3.38% +8.33%

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing AWS Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in the East of England

AWS Certification
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 AWS Certification in the East of England.

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

AWS Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Certification in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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

AWS Certification
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 AWS Certification within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +10 8 £500 -11.11%
Cambridgeshire +14 3 £563 +7.14% 1
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AWS Certification 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 AWS Certification.

1 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Docker
3 6 (54.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (54.55%) Kubernetes
3 6 (54.55%) Terraform
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
5 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 3 (27.27%) Maven
6 3 (27.27%) Confluence
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) GitHub
6 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
6 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) Validation

AWS Certification
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 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (27.27%) GitHub
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
4 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA Agile
2 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) AWS Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) YAML
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) boto
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Node.js
5 1 (9.09%) React
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) DC/OS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Kubernetes
1 6 (54.55%) Terraform
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 3 (27.27%) Ansible
3 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (18.18%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (18.18%) Salt
5 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Dynatrace