Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 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 CloudFormation
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 169 185 179
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6 +12
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 21 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.35% 1.71% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 4
East of England median daily rate £475 £575 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +6.48% +8.00%
10th Percentile £425 £525 £370
90th Percentile £618 £694 £588
England median daily rate £550 £525 £505
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £90.00 - -

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 894 645 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.07% 13.76% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 390 256
East of England median daily rate £434 £445 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.53% +8.54% -1.20%
10th Percentile £168 £137 £203
90th Percentile £600 £588 £619
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 15
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £62.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.00% +331.03% -52.85%
10th Percentile £14.87 £38.00 £10.63
90th Percentile £35.00 £96.25 £34.18
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.72% -2.30% -12.92%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 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 +26 18 £475 - 6
Hertfordshire -3 3 £700 +21.74% 1
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (95.24%) Python
3 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (80.95%) DevOps
5 14 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (61.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (57.14%) OO
8 11 (52.38%) Workflow
8 11 (52.38%) Amazon S3
9 10 (47.62%) Memory Management
9 10 (47.62%) OOD
9 10 (47.62%) Algorithms
9 10 (47.62%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (42.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 9 (42.86%) Open Source
10 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
11 8 (38.10%) JIRA
11 8 (38.10%) Puppet
11 8 (38.10%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
11 8 (38.10%) Serverless
11 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
11 8 (38.10%) Docker
12 7 (33.33%) Salt
12 7 (33.33%) Amazon Glacier
12 7 (33.33%) Terraform
12 7 (33.33%) Confluence
12 7 (33.33%) Scrum

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 7 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 11 (52.38%) Amazon S3
4 8 (38.10%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (38.10%) Serverless
5 7 (33.33%) Amazon Glacier
6 6 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (23.81%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (19.05%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (19.05%) GitHub
9 3 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (14.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (9.52%) Hudson
3 2 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.76%) Checkstyle
4 1 (4.76%) Cobertura
4 1 (4.76%) Gradle
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) AWS Developer
3 4 (19.05%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) AWS Architect
4 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) YAML
2 4 (19.05%) boto
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
4 2 (9.52%) React
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Algorithms
2 4 (19.05%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.76%) Biotechnology
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) DevOps
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (57.14%) OO
5 11 (52.38%) Workflow
6 10 (47.62%) Memory Management
6 10 (47.62%) OOD
7 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 9 (42.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 9 (42.86%) Open Source
8 7 (33.33%) Scrum
9 6 (28.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
11 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
11 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
12 3 (14.29%) Computational Biology
12 3 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
12 3 (14.29%) High Availability
12 3 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) AWS Certification
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
2 8 (38.10%) Puppet
3 7 (33.33%) Salt
3 7 (33.33%) Terraform
4 6 (28.57%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (23.81%) Ansible
6 1 (4.76%) Mesos
6 1 (4.76%) Rancher
6 1 (4.76%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Sonatype