Period
to 19 August 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 19 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 CloudFormation
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 202 184
Rank change year-on-year +50 -18 -26
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 36 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.84% 0.10% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.86% 0.56% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 21
East of England median daily rate £463 £550 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.91% +17.02% -5.76%
10th Percentile £425 £515 £413
90th Percentile £629 £550 £575
England median daily rate £550 £534 £500
% change year-on-year +3.04% +6.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £75.00 -
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

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 933 894 688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.82% 17.94% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 543 410
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £260 £240 £205
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 21
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.41% -53.46% +156.45%
10th Percentile £15.20 £13.00 £14.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £56.25 £63.75
England median hourly rate £23.22 £19.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +20.60% -8.33% +7.09%

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 19 August 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 19 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
Cambridgeshire +9 14 £450 -10.00% 10
Essex - 11 £619 -
Hertfordshire +2 9 £450 -18.18% 2
Suffolk - 2 £413 - 1
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 36 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 36 (100.00%) DevOps
2 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (58.33%) Python
4 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (52.78%) Open Source
5 18 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 18 (50.00%) Workflow
5 18 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (47.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 17 (47.22%) Algorithms
6 17 (47.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 17 (47.22%) OO
6 17 (47.22%) OOD
6 17 (47.22%) Computer Science
6 17 (47.22%) Memory Management
7 16 (44.44%) Ansible
7 16 (44.44%) Docker
8 15 (41.67%) Java
8 15 (41.67%) Terraform
9 13 (36.11%) Kubernetes
10 11 (30.56%) Artifactory
10 11 (30.56%) Spring
10 11 (30.56%) Maven
10 11 (30.56%) GitLab
10 11 (30.56%) Java 8
11 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (11.11%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
12 4 (11.11%) JavaScript

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 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 36 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (47.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon ECS
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (8.33%) Serverless
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (5.56%) Route 53
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
2 2 (5.56%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.56%) HBase
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.78%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (30.56%) Artifactory
2 11 (30.56%) GitLab
2 11 (30.56%) Maven
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.78%) Hudson
5 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.78%) Subversion
5 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Publishing
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) AWS Developer
2 17 (47.22%) Python Developer
3 13 (36.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (19.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Big Data Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Data Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Spring
2 2 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) React
3 1 (2.78%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) DevOps
2 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (52.78%) Open Source
4 18 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (50.00%) Workflow
5 17 (47.22%) Computer Science
5 17 (47.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 17 (47.22%) Memory Management
5 17 (47.22%) OO
5 17 (47.22%) OOD
6 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Automation
9 2 (5.56%) BDD
9 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure as Code
9 2 (5.56%) Microservices
9 2 (5.56%) Secure Coding
9 2 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Python
2 15 (41.67%) Java
3 11 (30.56%) Java 8
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) R
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) Ansible
2 15 (41.67%) Terraform
3 13 (36.11%) Kubernetes
4 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (11.11%) Puppet
5 1 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.78%) Salt