Period
to 18 January 2022

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Web Services DevOps
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 134 85 144
Rank change year-on-year -49 +59 +28
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 11 10 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.70% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.77% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 15
10th Percentile £479 £437 £423
25th Percentile £491 £450 £533
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £535 £613
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% -12.65% +9.38%
75th Percentile £575 £588 £675
90th Percentile £591 £598 -
England median daily rate £575 £508 £575
% change year-on-year +13.30% -11.74% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £62.50
Median hourly rate - - £65.00
75th Percentile - - £67.50
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £61.00 - £65.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 2,292 1,304 3,319
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.42% 91.57% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,296 774 2,032
10th Percentile £159 £152 £181
25th Percentile £289 £258 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £413
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% -2.94%
75th Percentile £538 £501 £500
90th Percentile £625 £584 £588
England median daily rate £525 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 358 161 268
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.25 £10.94
25th Percentile £12.50 £13.00 £13.38
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -27.50% +21.21% -1.40%
75th Percentile £26.19 £45.00 £28.75
90th Percentile £49.65 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -10.29% +25.00% -

AWS DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured AWS DevOps in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps in the East of England

AWS DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS DevOps in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for AWS DevOps in the East of England

AWS DevOps
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS DevOps in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for AWS DevOps in the East of England

AWS DevOps
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 DevOps within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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 -25 7 £550 +37.50% 3
Essex -21 2 £494 -11.04%
Hertfordshire - 1 £600 - 8
Suffolk - 1 - -
AWS DevOps
England

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, AWS DevOps contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring AWS DevOps in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Python
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Terraform
3 7 (63.64%) AWS
4 6 (54.55%) Serverless
5 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Docker
6 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
6 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) Ansible
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) IBM
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) Perl
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) JSON
8 2 (18.18%) JIRA
8 2 (18.18%) QA
8 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
8 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (18.18%) REST
8 2 (18.18%) Artifactory

AWS DevOps Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Serverless
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
3 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (18.18%) GCP
4 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Artifactory
2 2 (18.18%) GitLab
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) SonarQube
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (9.09%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (18.18%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) DevSecOps
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Key Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Go
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Terraform
2 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
3 3 (27.27%) Ansible
4 2 (18.18%) Packer
5 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) AppDynamics
1 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Google