Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 30 50
Rank change year-on-year +14 +20 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 44 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.18% 4.93% 2.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.72% 44.83% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 11
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46% -
10th Percentile £325 £330 £291
90th Percentile £556 £475 £475
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -25.88% - -

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 103 58 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 19.14% 11.01% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 41 21
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £415 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +22.06% +3.03%
10th Percentile £223 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £21.75
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £19.61
% change year-on-year +20.63% -19.68% -17.43%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +15 34 £450 - 10
Hove 0 10 £438 -2.78% 2
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 22 (50.00%) Java
3 19 (43.18%) Linux
4 18 (40.91%) ETL
5 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (34.09%) SQL
8 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
8 14 (31.82%) Serverless
9 12 (27.27%) Python
9 12 (27.27%) Test Automation
9 12 (27.27%) Big Data
9 12 (27.27%) Analytics
10 11 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
10 11 (25.00%) Degree
10 11 (25.00%) C#
10 11 (25.00%) Windows
10 11 (25.00%) JIRA
10 11 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (25.00%) DevOps
11 10 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (22.73%) Vertica
11 10 (22.73%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (22.73%) Mobile App
11 10 (22.73%) Go
11 10 (22.73%) icCube
11 10 (22.73%) LAPP Stack
11 10 (22.73%) Google
11 10 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (22.73%) C

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 (22.73%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Serverless
2 11 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
2 11 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (13.64%) Amazon Kinesis
6 4 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (9.09%) Amazon S3
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (6.82%) Route 53
8 2 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (2.27%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.27%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
1 3 (6.82%) SSL
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) MQTT
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) Big Data
3 10 (22.73%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (22.73%) HBase
3 10 (22.73%) icCube
3 10 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (20.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (13.64%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (6.82%) Data Lake
8 1 (2.27%) Blockchain
8 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) JIRA
2 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.82%) Gradle
4 2 (4.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) git-flow
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) AWS Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Tester
3 6 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
3 6 (13.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Functional Tester
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Data Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Software Tester
4 3 (6.82%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Backend Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Data Science Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) Kafka
1 10 (22.73%) LAPP Stack
1 10 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
3 3 (6.82%) Node.js
3 3 (6.82%) React
3 3 (6.82%) RESTful
4 1 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.27%) COM+
4 1 (2.27%) Core Animation
4 1 (2.27%) Core Data
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.27%) GraphQL
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Animation
4 1 (2.27%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Linux
2 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 10 (22.73%) VMS
4 4 (9.09%) Unix
5 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) ETL
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (27.27%) Analytics
4 12 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 11 (25.00%) DevOps
6 9 (20.45%) Agile Testing
6 9 (20.45%) Defect Management
6 9 (20.45%) Functional Testing
6 9 (20.45%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.09%) Data Science
9 4 (9.09%) Disruptive Innovation
9 4 (9.09%) Migration
10 3 (6.82%) Auto-Scaling
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (6.82%) Machine Learning
10 3 (6.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 22 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (34.09%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) Python
5 11 (25.00%) C#
6 10 (22.73%) C
6 10 (22.73%) Go
7 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.27%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.27%) ES6
8 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.27%) Perl
8 1 (2.27%) R
8 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) GCP
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Apache Flume
1 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 7 (15.91%) Docker
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Terraform
2 6 (13.64%) Ansible
2 6 (13.64%) Puppet
3 3 (6.82%) Kubernetes
3 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.27%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Google
1 10 (22.73%) Vertica
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Tableau
3 2 (4.55%) Appcelerator
4 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.27%) Capita
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) EMC
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) Ivanti
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.27%) Splunk
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) Zerto