Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Amazon ElastiCache skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon ElastiCache over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 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 AWS ElastiCache
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 797 821 855
Rank change year-on-year +24 +34 +2
Contract jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache 48 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.042% 0.020%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.30% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 35 15
England median daily rate £525 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £381 £375 £413
90th Percentile £588 £575 £588
UK median daily rate £525 £481 £500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -3.75% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Amazon ElastiCache 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 16222 11849 7213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.18% 12.42% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11362 8189 4935
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £613 £590
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 170 113
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +8.20%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.64 £10.60
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.76 £46.80
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +11.11% -16.82% +8.20%

Amazon ElastiCache
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon ElastiCache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ElastiCache in England

Amazon ElastiCache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon ElastiCache in England

Amazon ElastiCache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon ElastiCache in England

Amazon ElastiCache
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 ElastiCache within the England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
London -25 27 £525 +1.94% 4
South West +7 10 £408 -18.50%
West Midlands +24 4 £500 +11.11%
Midlands +16 4 £500 +25.00% 1
East of England - 3 £550 - 1
North of England +51 2 £550 +22.22% 2
North West +8 2 £550 +22.22% 2
South East -19 2 £500 +5.26% 1
East Midlands -5 1 £450 +12.50% 1
Amazon ElastiCache
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Amazon ElastiCache.

1 48 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (75.00%) DevOps
3 35 (72.92%) Amazon S3
4 34 (70.83%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (60.42%) Amazon RDS
6 27 (56.25%) Python
7 26 (54.17%) Docker
8 25 (52.08%) Route 53
8 25 (52.08%) Jenkins
8 25 (52.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 24 (50.00%) Ansible
10 23 (47.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 23 (47.92%) Linux
11 21 (43.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 21 (43.75%) Java
12 20 (41.67%) Web Services
12 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
12 20 (41.67%) Amazon ELB
13 19 (39.58%) Elasticsearch
13 19 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (37.50%) Puppet
14 18 (37.50%) Amazon SQS
14 18 (37.50%) Terraform
15 16 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
15 16 (33.33%) Serverless
16 15 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
16 15 (31.25%) MongoDB
16 15 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
16 15 (31.25%) nginx

Amazon ElastiCache
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 19 (39.58%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (31.25%) nginx
3 11 (22.92%) Confluence
4 7 (14.58%) Apache
5 6 (12.50%) Apache Solr
6 5 (10.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
7 3 (6.25%) IIS
7 3 (6.25%) Jetty
7 3 (6.25%) Mongrel
7 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 48 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (72.92%) Amazon S3
3 34 (70.83%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (52.08%) Route 53
4 25 (52.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 21 (43.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 20 (41.67%) Amazon ELB
7 18 (37.50%) Amazon SQS
8 16 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (33.33%) Serverless
9 14 (29.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 13 (27.08%) CloudFront
11 8 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (10.42%) GitHub
14 4 (8.33%) Google App Engine
14 4 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (6.25%) npm
16 2 (4.17%) OpenShift
16 2 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) HTTP
2 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (22.92%) SSL
4 4 (8.33%) DHCP
4 4 (8.33%) DNS
4 4 (8.33%) Firewall
4 4 (8.33%) FTP
4 4 (8.33%) IPsec
4 4 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (4.17%) SMS
6 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) Amazon RDS
2 23 (47.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (31.25%) MongoDB
4 14 (29.17%) NoSQL
5 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (18.75%) MySQL
6 9 (18.75%) Redis
7 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
8 4 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (4.17%) Hazelcast
9 2 (4.17%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Jenkins
2 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (27.08%) JIRA
4 11 (22.92%) Maven
5 9 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (16.67%) Subversion
7 6 (12.50%) Gradle
7 6 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (12.50%) Vagrant
8 5 (10.42%) SonarQube
9 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
9 4 (8.33%) IntelliJ
9 4 (8.33%) JUnit
9 4 (8.33%) Mercurial
9 4 (8.33%) TeamCity
10 3 (6.25%) Checkstyle
10 3 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (6.25%) Travis CI
11 2 (4.17%) Artifactory
11 2 (4.17%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Automotive
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) AWS DevOps
4 12 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Developer
6 7 (14.58%) WebOps Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) Architect
7 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Digital Architect
8 4 (8.33%) Senior WebOps Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Java Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Ruby Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Python Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) Web Services
2 15 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
3 12 (25.00%) REST
4 9 (18.75%) RESTful
5 8 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
6 7 (14.58%) Sensu
6 7 (14.58%) Spring
7 6 (12.50%) .NET
7 6 (12.50%) Node.js
7 6 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.42%) Kafka
8 5 (10.42%) OAuth
8 5 (10.42%) OpenID
8 5 (10.42%) React
8 5 (10.42%) SAML
9 4 (8.33%) J2EE
9 4 (8.33%) JSF
9 4 (8.33%) JSON
9 4 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) CESG
4 1 (2.08%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) CentOS
3 4 (8.33%) CoreOS
4 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Windows
5 2 (4.17%) DC/OS
5 2 (4.17%) Debian
5 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.08%) Android
6 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) DevOps
2 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
5 12 (25.00%) Open Source
6 11 (22.92%) Microservices
6 11 (22.92%) Scrum
7 9 (18.75%) Auto-Scaling
7 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 7 (14.58%) Regression Testing
8 7 (14.58%) Web Operations
9 6 (12.50%) DSDM
9 6 (12.50%) TDD
9 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 5 (10.42%) BDD
10 5 (10.42%) High Availability
10 5 (10.42%) MVC
10 5 (10.42%) Process Architecture
10 5 (10.42%) SOA
10 5 (10.42%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) Python
2 21 (43.75%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) Bash Shell
3 14 (29.17%) Ruby
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.83%) PHP
5 6 (12.50%) SQL
6 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.17%) Go
7 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.17%) Scala
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) ES6
8 1 (2.08%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.08%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 26 (54.17%) Docker
2 4 (8.33%) VirtualBox
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) Xen
3 2 (4.17%) GlusterFS
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (50.00%) Ansible
2 18 (37.50%) Puppet
2 18 (37.50%) Terraform
3 15 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (18.75%) Kubernetes
5 7 (14.58%) collectd
5 7 (14.58%) Kibana
5 7 (14.58%) logstash
5 7 (14.58%) Salt
5 7 (14.58%) StatsD
6 6 (12.50%) Mesos
7 2 (4.17%) Marathon
7 2 (4.17%) Nagios
7 2 (4.17%) OSSEC
7 2 (4.17%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) VMware
2 9 (18.75%) SaltStack
3 7 (14.58%) Rackspace
4 5 (10.42%) Adobe
5 4 (8.33%) Google
5 4 (8.33%) New Relic
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle
6 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.25%) Sonatype
7 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.08%) Facebook
8 1 (2.08%) Perforce