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The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps was £594 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 129 111 108
Rank change year-on-year -18 -3 +63
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 12 12 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.48% 0.62% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.67% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 11
10th Percentile £484 £442 £400
25th Percentile £522 £511 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £594 £545 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.94% +3.81% -4.55%
75th Percentile £629 £597 £607
90th Percentile £658 £640 £650
England median daily rate £588 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +6.82% - -

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 2,273 1,783 1,876
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.49% 92.00% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,378 1,018 1,154
10th Percentile £182 £150 £185
25th Percentile £319 £250 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £413 £425
Median % change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% -5.56%
75th Percentile £575 £524 £525
90th Percentile £675 £600 £588
England median daily rate £538 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 248 119
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.25 £12.90
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate £18.55 £16.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +15.94% -13.51% +15.63%
75th Percentile £49.50 £25.00 £30.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £47.18 £55.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.36% +4.83%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -19 5 £550 +7.32% 4
Essex -7 4 £630 +16.67% 1
Hertfordshire -8 2 £600 +4.35% 2
Norfolk - 1 £700 - 1
AWS DevOps
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, AWS DevOps contract jobs required 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 featuring AWS DevOps in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (91.67%) Terraform
3 9 (75.00%) AWS
4 8 (66.67%) Python
5 7 (58.33%) Kubernetes
6 6 (50.00%) CI/CD
6 6 (50.00%) Docker
6 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (41.67%) Ansible
7 5 (41.67%) Serverless
7 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
8 4 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 4 (33.33%) Linux
9 3 (25.00%) Groovy
9 3 (25.00%) Microservices
9 3 (25.00%) GitLab
9 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
9 3 (25.00%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (16.67%) AppDynamics
10 2 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (16.67%) AWS Fargate
10 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
10 2 (16.67%) Social Skills
10 2 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
10 2 (16.67%) Packer
10 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
10 2 (16.67%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Serverless
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon ECS
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (16.67%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (8.33%) GCP
6 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DynamoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) GitLab
3 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
1 2 (16.67%) Social Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) FastAPI
2 1 (8.33%) Flask
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) React
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Native
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) CI/CD
3 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (25.00%) Microservices
5 2 (16.67%) Agile
5 2 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) Static Code Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Groovy
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) Bash
4 1 (8.33%) Go
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Terraform
2 7 (58.33%) Kubernetes
3 5 (41.67%) Ansible
4 2 (16.67%) Packer
5 1 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) AppDynamics
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Ping Identity