Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 191 190
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Certification 9 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.25% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 1.27% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 0
East of England median daily rate £513 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% - -
England median daily rate £550 £550 £550
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 902 947 902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.37% 19.95% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 469 505
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £203 £192 £200
90th Percentile £586 £575 £528
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 84 100
East of England median hourly rate £18.38 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -50.00% +52.17%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.80 £13.68
90th Percentile £51.63 £47.03 £47.50
England median hourly rate £28.62 £23.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year +20.52% -8.65% -3.44%

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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 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
Cambridgeshire +12 5 £525 -4.55% 1
Hertfordshire +12 4 £475 -13.64% 2
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (77.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (66.67%) Kubernetes
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) Docker
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (55.56%) Puppet
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 5 (55.56%) Salt
4 5 (55.56%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (44.44%) Terraform
5 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon S3
5 4 (44.44%) YAML
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (44.44%) High Availability
5 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
6 3 (33.33%) Ruby

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 2 (22.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (77.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon S3
4 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudTrail
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (22.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (22.22%) Serverless
7 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 1 (11.11%) Hudson
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (11.11%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) YAML
2 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) boto
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) React
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Artefact Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Data Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Data Science
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Data Security
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 5 (55.56%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) Salt
3 4 (44.44%) Terraform
4 3 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft