Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 15 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 CloudFormation
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 189 170
Rank change year-on-year -12 -19 +35
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 11 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.09% 2.56% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 11
East of England median daily rate £550 £550 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.84% +14.93%
10th Percentile £463 £500 £338
90th Percentile £640 £689 £545
England median daily rate £550 £515 £500
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £75.00 - -

AWS CloudFormation 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 1,011 702 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.79% 13.57% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 415 274
East of England median daily rate £435 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £182 £159 £217
90th Percentile £600 £582 £588
England median daily rate £491 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.32% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 15
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £62.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.00% +247.22% -43.31%
10th Percentile £13.55 £37.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £34.63 £63.75 £34.18
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -13.64%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the East of England

AWS CloudFormation
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 CloudFormation in the East of England.

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

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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

AWS CloudFormation
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 CloudFormation within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 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
Cambridgeshire +11 6 £513 - 3
Hertfordshire -7 5 £550 - 1
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 CloudFormation.

1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (90.91%) Terraform
3 9 (81.82%) DevOps
4 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (72.73%) Python
5 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
5 7 (63.64%) Docker
5 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
5 7 (63.64%) Puppet
5 7 (63.64%) AWS Certification
5 7 (63.64%) Kubernetes
6 6 (54.55%) Ansible
7 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (45.45%) Linux
8 4 (36.36%) Subversion
8 4 (36.36%) Scrum
8 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
8 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 4 (36.36%) Salt
8 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (36.36%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 3 (27.27%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
9 3 (27.27%) Web Services
10 2 (18.18%) DB2
10 2 (18.18%) Java
10 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 2 (18.18%) Perl
10 2 (18.18%) OO

AWS CloudFormation
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 (18.18%) Confluence
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
4 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (18.18%) Hudson
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
4 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 1 (9.09%) Checkstyle
4 1 (9.09%) Cobertura
4 1 (9.09%) Gradle
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) boto
2 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) React
2 2 (18.18%) YAML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Biotechnology
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
1 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) DC/OS
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Data Security
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) AWS Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Terraform
2 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (63.64%) Kubernetes
3 7 (63.64%) Puppet
4 6 (54.55%) Ansible
5 4 (36.36%) Salt
6 3 (27.27%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (18.18%) Nagios
8 1 (9.09%) Mesos
8 1 (9.09%) Rancher
8 1 (9.09%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Dynatrace
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sonatype