Period
to 22 June 2021

The median contractor rate for an AWS Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 259 220 332
Rank change year-on-year -39 +112 +162
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Developer 494 457 660
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.99% 1.21% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.29% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 425 447
10th Percentile £414 £475 £413
25th Percentile £488 £500 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £575 £533
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +7.98% +6.50%
75th Percentile £644 £688 £600
90th Percentile £713 £720 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £575 £525
% change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK median hourly rate - - £12.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 46,520 35,396 78,477
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.85% 93.75% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,129 23,943 53,016
10th Percentile £300 £263 £275
25th Percentile £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £594 £575 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £495 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +4.21% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,519 1,182 2,379
10th Percentile £11.36 £11.63 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.00 £14.25 £13.40
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.28% +6.86%
75th Percentile £43.75 £39.31 £42.25
90th Percentile £56.50 £52.50 £51.00
UK median hourly rate £21.05 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +7.95% +5.41% +5.71%

AWS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured AWS Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Developer in England

AWS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS Developer in England.

Daily rate trend for AWS Developer in England

AWS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS Developer in England over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for AWS Developer in England

AWS Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing AWS Developer in England.

Hourly rate trend for AWS Developer in England

AWS Developer
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 AWS Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 June 2021. 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 -51 373 £538 -10.42% 47
North of England +17 28 £445 -11.00% 13
South West +27 24 £485 +14.12% 6
North West +6 18 £435 -17.14% 7
South East -3 15 £481 -8.33% 5
Midlands -6 15 £413 -1.49% 2
East Midlands +11 8 £425 -5.56% 1
Yorkshire +10 8 £450 -10.00% 6
West Midlands -13 5 £403 +3.87% 1
East of England -27 3 £575 +12.20% 3
North East +14 2 £568 +94.02%
AWS Developer
UK

AWS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, AWS Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring AWS Developer in the job title.

1 414 (83.81%) AWS
2 311 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (55.47%) JavaScript
4 257 (52.02%) Serverless
5 248 (50.20%) AWS Lambda
6 218 (44.13%) React
7 215 (43.52%) Node.js
8 212 (42.91%) Finance
9 204 (41.30%) Software Engineering
9 204 (41.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 202 (40.89%) Docker
11 198 (40.08%) TypeScript
12 197 (39.88%) Kubernetes
13 188 (38.06%) Amazon S3
14 183 (37.04%) Web Services
15 182 (36.84%) Terraform
16 180 (36.44%) Amazon SQS
17 168 (34.01%) Asset Management
18 166 (33.60%) Front Office
19 160 (32.39%) Investment Management
20 159 (32.19%) Amazon RDS
21 157 (31.78%) AWS Step Functions
22 145 (29.35%) Java
23 143 (28.95%) Material-UI
24 107 (21.66%) Microservices
25 104 (21.05%) Python
26 81 (16.40%) TDD
27 74 (14.98%) Spring
28 52 (10.53%) DevOps
28 52 (10.53%) REST

AWS Developer Skill Set
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 23 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (2.63%) Apache
3 6 (1.21%) Red Hat Fuse
4 5 (1.01%) Apache Airflow
4 5 (1.01%) Camunda
5 3 (0.61%) Confluence
6 2 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.40%) CMS
6 2 (0.40%) SAS
7 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.20%) Drupal
7 1 (0.20%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.20%) JBoss
7 1 (0.20%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.20%) nginx
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 414 (83.81%) AWS
2 257 (52.02%) Serverless
3 248 (50.20%) AWS Lambda
4 188 (38.06%) Amazon S3
5 180 (36.44%) Amazon SQS
6 157 (31.78%) AWS Step Functions
7 25 (5.06%) Azure
8 24 (4.86%) AWS CloudFormation
9 22 (4.45%) Amazon EC2
10 19 (3.85%) Amazon ECS
11 17 (3.44%) Amazon Kinesis
12 16 (3.24%) GCP
13 13 (2.63%) SaaS
14 12 (2.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (2.23%) IaaS
16 10 (2.02%) PaaS
17 8 (1.62%) Amazon Cognito
17 8 (1.62%) Amazon EKS
18 7 (1.42%) CloudFront
18 7 (1.42%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.42%) Internet
2 3 (0.61%) DMARC
2 3 (0.61%) DNS
2 3 (0.61%) SMS
2 3 (0.61%) SMTP
3 1 (0.20%) Firewall
3 1 (0.20%) HTTP
3 1 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (41.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 159 (32.19%) Amazon RDS
3 36 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.83%) NoSQL
5 13 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.43%) Amazon Athena
7 10 (2.02%) MySQL
8 9 (1.82%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.62%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (1.62%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.62%) SQL Server
10 5 (1.01%) Apache Ignite
10 5 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.81%) Tableau
12 3 (0.61%) BigQuery
12 3 (0.61%) CockroachDB
12 3 (0.61%) Redis
12 3 (0.61%) Snowflake Schema
13 2 (0.40%) Cloud Spanner
13 2 (0.40%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 30 (6.07%) Maven
2 27 (5.47%) Git (software)
3 26 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 23 (4.66%) Cucumber
5 20 (4.05%) JUnit
6 14 (2.83%) Mockito
7 10 (2.02%) JIRA
8 7 (1.42%) Selenium
8 7 (1.42%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.21%) Cypress.io
9 6 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.01%) EasyMock
10 5 (1.01%) TestNG
10 5 (1.01%) webpack
11 4 (0.81%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.81%) Gradle
12 3 (0.61%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.61%) GitLab
12 3 (0.61%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.61%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 212 (42.91%) Finance
2 166 (33.60%) Front Office
3 36 (7.29%) Social Skills
4 34 (6.88%) Banking
5 17 (3.44%) Public Sector
6 13 (2.63%) Marketing
7 10 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.82%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.62%) Electronics
9 8 (1.62%) Retail
10 6 (1.21%) Billing
11 5 (1.01%) Automotive
12 3 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (0.61%) Law
12 3 (0.61%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) Influencing Skills
13 1 (0.20%) Public Speaking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (44.13%) React
2 215 (43.52%) Node.js
3 183 (37.04%) Web Services
4 143 (28.95%) Material-UI
5 74 (14.98%) Spring
6 52 (10.53%) REST
7 45 (9.11%) Spring Boot
8 41 (8.30%) .NET
9 35 (7.09%) AngularJS
10 30 (6.07%) .NET Core
11 23 (4.66%) HTML
12 22 (4.45%) CSS
12 22 (4.45%) Vue.js
13 16 (3.24%) RESTful
14 15 (3.04%) ASP.NET
15 14 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (2.83%) GraphQL
16 13 (2.63%) ASP.NET Core
16 13 (2.63%) HTML5
16 13 (2.63%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.66%) Fixed Income
2 20 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (3.85%) Equities
4 18 (3.64%) Derivative
4 18 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.83%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.63%) Hedge funds
8 10 (2.02%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.82%) Clustering
10 8 (1.62%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.21%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.61%) Cloud Native
13 3 (0.61%) Marketing Technology
13 3 (0.61%) User Experience
14 2 (0.40%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.40%) NHS
14 2 (0.40%) W3C
15 1 (0.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.23%) Linux
2 6 (1.21%) Unix
3 5 (1.01%) Windows
4 4 (0.81%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (41.30%) Software Engineering
3 168 (34.01%) Asset Management
4 160 (32.39%) Investment Management
5 107 (21.66%) Microservices
6 81 (16.40%) TDD
7 52 (10.53%) DevOps
8 39 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (7.89%) Test Automation
9 33 (6.68%) Migration
10 24 (4.86%) BDD
11 23 (4.66%) OO
12 22 (4.45%) API Development
12 22 (4.45%) Fintech
12 22 (4.45%) Unit Testing
13 19 (3.85%) Scrum
14 17 (3.44%) Web Development
15 16 (3.24%) ETL
15 16 (3.24%) High Availability
16 15 (3.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 274 (55.47%) JavaScript
2 198 (40.08%) TypeScript
3 145 (29.35%) Java
4 104 (21.05%) Python
5 44 (8.91%) SQL
6 39 (7.89%) C#
7 33 (6.68%) Java 8
8 13 (2.63%) ES6
9 8 (1.62%) PHP
10 7 (1.42%) Go
11 6 (1.21%) Kotlin
12 4 (0.81%) C
12 4 (0.81%) Scala
13 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.61%) R
14 2 (0.40%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.40%) Perl
14 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.40%) SHACL
14 2 (0.40%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 35 (7.09%) Security Cleared
2 34 (6.88%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.44%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.40%) Degree
6 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.62%) QA
2 6 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.61%) GDPR
4 2 (0.40%) Dublin Core
4 2 (0.40%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) Accessibility
System Software
1 202 (40.89%) Docker
2 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.40%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 197 (39.88%) Kubernetes
2 182 (36.84%) Terraform
3 8 (1.62%) Ansible
4 3 (0.61%) Kibana
5 2 (0.40%) Argo
6 1 (0.20%) logstash
6 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (2.02%) SAP
2 8 (1.62%) Oracle
3 7 (1.42%) Adobe
3 7 (1.42%) Google
4 4 (0.81%) Informatica
5 3 (0.61%) CA
5 3 (0.61%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.61%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.40%) IBM
6 2 (0.40%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.40%) New Relic
6 2 (0.40%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.20%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.20%) Avaya
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco
7 1 (0.20%) Genesys
7 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.20%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.20%) Sybase