Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 21 September 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 Web Services (AWS)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 30 41
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 48 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.44% 4.42% 3.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.71% 36.23% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 18
East Sussex median daily rate £513 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +24.14% -
10th Percentile £408 £375 £283
90th Percentile £625 £475 £490
South East median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 - £35.00

Amazon AWS 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 East Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 105 69 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 18.45% 12.19% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 47 27
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.64% +7.79% +10.00%
10th Percentile £224 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £545 £553
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £428
% change year-on-year +5.88% -0.58% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £21.75
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +15.15% -17.50% +15.94%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in East Sussex

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon AWS in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in East Sussex

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in East Sussex

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Brighton +19 39 £531 +18.06% 17
Hove 0 9 £438 -2.78% 2
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 24 (50.00%) Java
2 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
3 21 (43.75%) Linux
4 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (35.42%) ETL
6 16 (33.33%) SQL
7 15 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (29.17%) Python
9 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
9 13 (27.08%) Analytics
10 12 (25.00%) Big Data
10 12 (25.00%) Kafka
10 12 (25.00%) Serverless
11 11 (22.92%) DevOps
11 11 (22.92%) JIRA
11 11 (22.92%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (20.83%) Google
12 10 (20.83%) Degree
12 10 (20.83%) C
12 10 (20.83%) C#
12 10 (20.83%) VMS
12 10 (20.83%) GCP
12 10 (20.83%) Windows
12 10 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
12 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
12 10 (20.83%) Apache Flume
12 10 (20.83%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (20.83%) HBase

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 10 (20.83%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Serverless
2 11 (22.92%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (20.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (18.75%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (14.58%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (14.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (10.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (10.42%) Amazon S3
8 4 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (8.33%) Route 53
9 3 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (4.17%) Amazon Glacier
10 2 (4.17%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) HTTP
1 4 (8.33%) SSL
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.17%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.00%) Big Data
3 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (20.83%) HBase
4 10 (20.83%) icCube
5 9 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (14.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (6.25%) Data Lake
8 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) JIRA
2 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (4.17%) Gradle
4 2 (4.17%) Liquibase
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (14.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Tester
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Functional Tester
5 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Data Science Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Kafka
2 10 (20.83%) LAPP Stack
2 10 (20.83%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (18.75%) Web Services
4 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 6 (12.50%) RESTful
5 5 (10.42%) Node.js
5 5 (10.42%) React
6 4 (8.33%) CSS
6 4 (8.33%) HTML
7 3 (6.25%) CSS3
7 3 (6.25%) D3.js
7 3 (6.25%) HTML5
8 2 (4.17%) EJB
8 2 (4.17%) Java EE
8 2 (4.17%) JMS
8 2 (4.17%) JPA
8 2 (4.17%) Spring
8 2 (4.17%) Spring Boot
9 1 (2.08%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.08%) Animation
4 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) VMS
2 10 (20.83%) Windows
3 5 (10.42%) Unix
4 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) ETL
3 15 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (27.08%) Analytics
5 11 (22.92%) DevOps
6 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.58%) Agile Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Defect Management
7 7 (14.58%) Functional Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
8 6 (12.50%) Data Science
8 6 (12.50%) Migration
9 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.42%) Machine Learning
9 5 (10.42%) Open Source
9 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
11 3 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (6.25%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) Java
2 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
3 16 (33.33%) SQL
4 14 (29.17%) Python
5 10 (20.83%) C
5 10 (20.83%) C#
5 10 (20.83%) Go
6 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.17%) R
8 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) GCP
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Apache Flume
1 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
2 9 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Terraform
2 7 (14.58%) Ansible
2 7 (14.58%) Puppet
3 4 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Google
1 10 (20.83%) Vertica
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Appcelerator
3 2 (4.17%) Tableau