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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon CloudWatch over the 6 months to 3 July 2022 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 CloudWatch
UK > England
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 436 484 444
Rank change year-on-year +48 -40 +54
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 368 179 130
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.43% 0.95% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 136 102
10th Percentile £438 £406 £425
25th Percentile £513 £463 £464
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £533 £550
Median % change year-on-year +17.37% -3.18% +4.76%
75th Percentile £700 £660 £669
90th Percentile £775 £716 £822
UK median daily rate £600 £545 £550
% change year-on-year +10.09% -0.91% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
10th Percentile £67.25 - -
25th Percentile £70.63 - -
Median hourly rate £75.00 - -
75th Percentile £78.38 - -
90th Percentile £79.95 - -
UK median hourly rate £75.00 £25.07 -
% change year-on-year +199.22% - -

Amazon CloudWatch 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 25,736 18,819 11,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.72% 35.69% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,985 13,422 8,410
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
25th Percentile £448 £413 £408
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £688 £688
UK median daily rate £550 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 324 167
10th Percentile £13.88 £11.88 £12.75
25th Percentile £15.25 £14.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.05 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -0.24% +5.25% -4.76%
75th Percentile £42.00 £39.50 £34.63
90th Percentile £74.50 £64.85 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% -2.44%

Amazon CloudWatch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon CloudWatch as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon CloudWatch in England

Amazon CloudWatch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch in England.

Daily rate trend for Amazon CloudWatch in England

Amazon CloudWatch
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch in England over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in England

Amazon CloudWatch
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch within the England region over the 6 months to 3 July 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
London +17 233 £625 +8.70% 26
North of England +7 72 £613 +48.48% 10
North West +13 55 £625 +51.52% 2
Yorkshire -17 21 £650 +67.74% 6
South East -30 15 £575 +21.05% 8
North East -2 12 £675 +42.11% 2
South West -9 9 £625 +47.06% 1
Midlands -29 7 £463 +11.45% 7
West Midlands - 5 £488 - 3
East Midlands -6 2 £450 +8.43% 4
East of England -21 1 - -
Amazon CloudWatch
UK

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch.

1 364 (98.91%) AWS
2 261 (70.92%) DevOps
3 218 (59.24%) Terraform
4 199 (54.08%) Serverless
5 194 (52.72%) AWS Lambda
6 174 (47.28%) CI/CD
7 163 (44.29%) Amazon EC2
8 161 (43.75%) Kubernetes
9 160 (43.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 152 (41.30%) Python
11 131 (35.60%) Agile
12 130 (35.33%) Linux
13 119 (32.34%) Jenkins
14 115 (31.25%) Docker
15 112 (30.43%) Microservices
16 106 (28.80%) Infrastructure as Code
17 105 (28.53%) Amazon S3
18 103 (27.99%) DynamoDB
19 102 (27.72%) Java
20 100 (27.17%) Ansible
21 99 (26.90%) Amazon RDS
22 95 (25.82%) Bash
22 95 (25.82%) AWS CloudTrail
23 94 (25.54%) Git (software)
24 93 (25.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
25 78 (21.20%) Security Cleared
25 78 (21.20%) Prometheus
26 73 (19.84%) GitLab
27 71 (19.29%) Continuous Integration
28 69 (18.75%) DNS

Amazon CloudWatch
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 43 (11.68%) nginx
2 31 (8.42%) Traefik
3 17 (4.62%) Confluence
4 11 (2.99%) Apache
5 6 (1.63%) IIS
6 4 (1.09%) Apache Pulsar
6 4 (1.09%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.54%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.54%) CMS
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.27%) JBoss
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.27%) uWSGI
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP IBP
1 1 (0.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 364 (98.91%) AWS
2 199 (54.08%) Serverless
3 194 (52.72%) AWS Lambda
4 163 (44.29%) Amazon EC2
5 160 (43.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 105 (28.53%) Amazon S3
7 95 (25.82%) AWS CloudTrail
8 93 (25.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 64 (17.39%) Amazon Kinesis
10 59 (16.03%) Azure
11 58 (15.76%) Route 53
12 54 (14.67%) GCP
13 47 (12.77%) Amazon SQS
14 44 (11.96%) Amazon ELB
15 39 (10.60%) GitHub
16 36 (9.78%) AWS KMS
17 31 (8.42%) Amazon Cognito
17 31 (8.42%) CloudFront
18 28 (7.61%) Amazon EKS
19 27 (7.34%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (18.75%) DNS
2 43 (11.68%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.26%) VPN
4 6 (1.63%) Firewall
4 6 (1.63%) HTTP
4 6 (1.63%) Internet
4 6 (1.63%) SSH
5 5 (1.36%) tcpdump
6 4 (1.09%) Network Security
7 3 (0.82%) DHCP
7 3 (0.82%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.82%) SMTP
8 2 (0.54%) FTP
9 1 (0.27%) BGP
9 1 (0.27%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.27%) IPsec
9 1 (0.27%) MPLS
9 1 (0.27%) OSPF
9 1 (0.27%) RIP
9 1 (0.27%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (27.99%) DynamoDB
2 99 (26.90%) Amazon RDS
3 30 (8.15%) Amazon Redshift
4 21 (5.71%) Amazon Athena
4 21 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (4.08%) SQL Server
7 14 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (3.80%) MySQL
8 12 (3.26%) Amazon Aurora
8 12 (3.26%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.90%) DocumentDB
10 7 (1.90%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.90%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.63%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.63%) Redis
12 5 (1.36%) SimpleDB
13 4 (1.09%) Metadata
13 4 (1.09%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 119 (32.34%) Jenkins
2 94 (25.54%) Git (software)
3 73 (19.84%) GitLab
4 35 (9.51%) JIRA
5 14 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (3.53%) Bitbucket
6 13 (3.53%) JUnit
7 11 (2.99%) Cucumber
7 11 (2.99%) Gradle
7 11 (2.99%) SonarQube
8 10 (2.72%) Artifactory
9 7 (1.90%) REST Assured
9 7 (1.90%) Terragrunt
10 5 (1.36%) Maven
11 4 (1.09%) Selenium
11 4 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.09%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.82%) Cypress.io
12 3 (0.82%) JMeter
General
1 44 (11.96%) Social Skills
2 37 (10.05%) Public Sector
3 35 (9.51%) Finance
4 24 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.63%) Retail
5 6 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.36%) Law
6 5 (1.36%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.82%) Banking
8 3 (0.82%) Legal
9 2 (0.54%) Billing
9 2 (0.54%) Games
9 2 (0.54%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (35.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 126 (34.24%) AWS Engineer
3 64 (17.39%) AWS DevOps
4 57 (15.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 53 (14.40%) Developer
6 34 (9.24%) Cloud Engineer
7 29 (7.88%) Architect
8 28 (7.61%) Software Engineer
9 21 (5.71%) AWS Software Engineer
9 21 (5.71%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 18 (4.89%) AWS Architect
10 18 (4.89%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (4.62%) AWS Developer
12 15 (4.08%) Site Engineer
13 14 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (3.53%) Operations Engineer
15 9 (2.45%) JavaScript Developer
15 9 (2.45%) JavaScript Engineer
15 9 (2.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 8 (2.17%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (16.30%) Kafka
2 49 (13.32%) Node.js
3 45 (12.23%) .NET
4 39 (10.60%) cloud-init
5 38 (10.33%) REST
6 33 (8.97%) React
7 30 (8.15%) Elastic Stack
8 23 (6.25%) JSON
9 21 (5.71%) HTML
10 18 (4.89%) ADO
10 18 (4.89%) Spring Boot
11 17 (4.62%) Web Services
12 16 (4.35%) Spring
13 15 (4.08%) RESTful
14 13 (3.53%) CSS
15 12 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (2.72%) J2EE
17 9 (2.45%) .NET Framework
17 9 (2.45%) AngularJS
18 8 (2.17%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.86%) Cloud Native
2 39 (10.60%) PKI
3 32 (8.70%) Clustering
4 21 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
5 19 (5.16%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (3.26%) Data Protection Act
7 10 (2.72%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.45%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (2.17%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.63%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.63%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.63%) Robotics
12 4 (1.09%) Legacy Code
12 4 (1.09%) Legacy Systems
13 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.54%) BBC
14 2 (0.54%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 130 (35.33%) Linux
2 56 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (14.67%) Windows
4 42 (11.41%) CentOS
5 14 (3.80%) Windows Server
6 13 (3.53%) Unix
7 2 (0.54%) VMS
8 1 (0.27%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (70.92%) DevOps
2 174 (47.28%) CI/CD
3 131 (35.60%) Agile
4 112 (30.43%) Microservices
5 106 (28.80%) Infrastructure as Code
6 71 (19.29%) Continuous Integration
7 62 (16.85%) Software Engineering
8 57 (15.49%) Configuration Management
9 51 (13.86%) Test Automation
10 50 (13.59%) Unit Testing
11 47 (12.77%) Load Balancing
12 46 (12.50%) Full Stack Development
13 42 (11.41%) Migration
14 41 (11.14%) Event-Driven
15 39 (10.60%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 37 (10.05%) Continuous Deployment
17 29 (7.88%) Scrum
18 27 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
19 25 (6.79%) Continuous Delivery
20 20 (5.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 152 (41.30%) Python
2 102 (27.72%) Java
3 95 (25.82%) Bash
4 63 (17.12%) Ruby
5 55 (14.95%) JavaScript
6 50 (13.59%) Go
7 44 (11.96%) SQL
8 23 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 18 (4.89%) TypeScript
10 17 (4.62%) C#
11 12 (3.26%) Groovy
12 9 (2.45%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.17%) Perl
14 7 (1.90%) ES6
14 7 (1.90%) Scala
15 4 (1.09%) C
15 4 (1.09%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.82%) C++
16 3 (0.82%) PHP
17 2 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (21.20%) Security Cleared
2 62 (16.85%) SC Cleared
3 25 (6.79%) AWS Certification
4 11 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (2.17%) Degree
6 3 (0.82%) CISSP
6 3 (0.82%) HND
7 2 (0.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.27%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.27%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.27%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.05%) NCSC
2 25 (6.79%) QA
3 3 (0.82%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.82%) GDPR
4 2 (0.54%) MiFID
5 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.27%) NIST
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 115 (31.25%) Docker
2 43 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.27%) NFS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.27%) pfSense
4 1 (0.27%) Squid
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 218 (59.24%) Terraform
2 161 (43.75%) Kubernetes
3 100 (27.17%) Ansible
4 78 (21.20%) Prometheus
5 50 (13.59%) Puppet
6 45 (12.23%) Packer
7 43 (11.68%) ZABBIX
8 39 (10.60%) Graphite
9 37 (10.05%) Istio
10 32 (8.70%) HAProxy
10 32 (8.70%) Podman
11 31 (8.42%) Consul
11 31 (8.42%) Docker Swarm
11 31 (8.42%) linkerd
12 25 (6.79%) Grafana
13 20 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (2.45%) Kibana
15 8 (2.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
16 4 (1.09%) Nagios
17 3 (0.82%) QRadar
Vendors
1 59 (16.03%) Splunk
2 48 (13.04%) VMware
3 47 (12.77%) PagerDuty
4 20 (5.43%) New Relic
5 16 (4.35%) Oracle
6 11 (2.99%) Microsoft
7 10 (2.72%) IBM
8 8 (2.17%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.90%) SAP
10 6 (1.63%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.36%) Dynatrace
11 5 (1.36%) Gigya
11 5 (1.36%) Snow
11 5 (1.36%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.09%) Google
13 3 (0.82%) AppDynamics
13 3 (0.82%) Black Duck
13 3 (0.82%) CA
13 3 (0.82%) Informatica
13 3 (0.82%) Sonatype