Period
to 22 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 197 199
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Certification 5 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 1.24% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
East of England median daily rate £613 £500 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £533 £475 £474
90th Percentile £644 £550 £583
England median daily rate £575 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -9.09%
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 835 964 892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.61% 19.26% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 455 480
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.11% +3.67%
10th Percentile £210 £178 £206
90th Percentile £600 £575 £551
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 85 100
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -16.61% -25.71%
10th Percentile £13.08 £10.40 £11.70
90th Percentile £55.70 £42.25 £45.10
England median hourly rate £35.07 £23.00 £28.42
% change year-on-year +52.46% -19.08% +8.28%

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 August 2019. 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
Norfolk - 3 £613 - 1
Cambridgeshire -8 2 £550 +10.00% 1
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (60.00%) Serverless
3 3 (60.00%) Ping Identity
3 3 (60.00%) Packer
3 3 (60.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (60.00%) Terraform
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (60.00%) Route 53
3 3 (60.00%) GitHub
3 3 (60.00%) PKI
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon EC2

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 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
1 3 (60.00%) nginx
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon ECS
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (60.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (60.00%) CloudFront
3 3 (60.00%) GitHub
3 3 (60.00%) Route 53
3 3 (60.00%) Serverless
4 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (20.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) AWS DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Packer
2 3 (60.00%) Terraform
3 1 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (60.00%) Ping Identity
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk