Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 35 37
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 +31
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 41 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.52% 4.04% 4.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.96% 25.29% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 21
East Sussex median daily rate £531 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% +28.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £406 £375 £291
90th Percentile £675 £543 £475
South East median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -37.78% +28.57% -10.26%

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 108 87 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 17.17% 15.99% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 53 32
East Sussex median daily rate £438 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £254 £283 £263
90th Percentile £613 £493 £536
South East median daily rate £455 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +7.06% -2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £21.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +6.06% -9.59% +14.06%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +12 34 £550 +22.22% 18
Hove -3 7 £413 -8.33%
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Java
2 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) Linux
4 13 (31.71%) Test Automation
5 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
6 10 (24.39%) AngularJS
6 10 (24.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (24.39%) Serverless
6 10 (24.39%) RESTful
6 10 (24.39%) Web Services
7 9 (21.95%) Open Source
7 9 (21.95%) Amazon SQS
7 9 (21.95%) Node.js
7 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (21.95%) DevOps
7 9 (21.95%) Terraform
7 9 (21.95%) Docker
8 8 (19.51%) Big Data
8 8 (19.51%) React
8 8 (19.51%) Data Science
9 7 (17.07%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (17.07%) Analytics
9 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (17.07%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (17.07%) Python
9 7 (17.07%) SQL
10 6 (14.63%) HTML
10 6 (14.63%) CSS
10 6 (14.63%) TDD

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 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.32%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) AWS CloudFormation
1 10 (24.39%) Serverless
2 9 (21.95%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (17.07%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (17.07%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (9.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
5 4 (9.76%) Route 53
6 3 (7.32%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (7.32%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (7.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (4.88%) G Suite
8 1 (2.44%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) HTTP
1 4 (9.76%) SSL
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.32%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Big Data
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.32%) HBase
4 3 (7.32%) icCube
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.63%) JIRA
3 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.32%) Gradle
5 2 (4.88%) Liquibase
6 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.44%) Banking
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) AWS Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (12.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Functional Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.88%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) AngularJS
1 10 (24.39%) RESTful
1 10 (24.39%) Web Services
2 9 (21.95%) Node.js
3 8 (19.51%) React
4 6 (14.63%) CSS
4 6 (14.63%) HTML
5 5 (12.20%) Kafka
6 4 (9.76%) CSS3
6 4 (9.76%) D3.js
6 4 (9.76%) HTML5
7 3 (7.32%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (4.88%) .NET
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Core
8 2 (4.88%) EJB
8 2 (4.88%) Java EE
8 2 (4.88%) JMS
8 2 (4.88%) JPA
8 2 (4.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Cloud Native
2 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.44%) Animation
5 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.44%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Unix
3 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.32%) VMS
4 3 (7.32%) Windows
5 2 (4.88%) Android
6 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Test Automation
3 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (21.95%) DevOps
3 9 (21.95%) Open Source
4 8 (19.51%) Data Science
5 7 (17.07%) Analytics
5 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (14.63%) Machine Learning
6 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.63%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Defect Management
8 4 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (9.76%) Migration
8 4 (9.76%) MVC
8 4 (9.76%) Performance Testing
8 4 (9.76%) SOA
8 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
1 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.07%) Python
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 5 (12.20%) C#
4 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.32%) C
5 3 (7.32%) Go
5 3 (7.32%) R
6 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Docker
2 3 (7.32%) Apache Flume
2 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Terraform
2 6 (14.63%) Ansible
2 6 (14.63%) Puppet
3 5 (12.20%) Kubernetes
4 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Google
1 3 (7.32%) Vertica
2 2 (4.88%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft