Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 191 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - -
Contract jobs citing AWS Certification 11 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 1.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
East of England median daily rate £500 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% - -
England median daily rate £550 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +35.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 948 907 953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.99% 18.52% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 462 543
East of England median daily rate £415 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £175 £200 £205
90th Percentile £570 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 100 78
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.39 £20.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.15% -0.15% -2.80%
10th Percentile £10.34 £11.18 £10.06
90th Percentile £44.50 £46.50 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £25.31
% change year-on-year -12.73% +8.65% +12.49%

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
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 22 September 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 - 7 £525 - 2
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £500 -4.76% 2
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (45.45%) Docker
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Terraform
4 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
5 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Validation
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (27.27%) Confluence
6 3 (27.27%) Puppet
6 3 (27.27%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) GitHub
6 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Maven
6 3 (27.27%) Ansible
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring

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 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (27.27%) GitHub
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) 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
3 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (18.18%) IT Architect
4 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) DC/OS
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
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%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
1 5 (45.45%) Terraform
2 3 (27.27%) Ansible
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
3 2 (18.18%) Nagios
3 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Dynatrace
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft