Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an AWS Software Engineer was £509 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

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 Software Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 800 841
Rank change year-on-year -20 +41 -5
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Software Engineer 36 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.040% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.042% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 19
England median daily rate £509 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.75% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £433 £442 £340
90th Percentile £695 £525 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £400
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 89519 89649 98142
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.69% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 59949 59023 63608
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2600 2966 3760
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +0.61% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.86 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

AWS Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured AWS Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Software Engineer in England

AWS Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS Software Engineer in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Software Engineer in England

AWS Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Software Engineer in England over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Software Engineer in England

AWS Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 17 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 -23 17 £538 +7.50% 8
South East -16 16 £500 - 1
North of England +44 3 £450 +2.27% 1
North West +10 3 £450 +2.27% 1
AWS Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, AWS Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring AWS Software Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (97.22%) Software Engineering
2 26 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 17 (47.22%) Java
6 14 (38.89%) Node.js
7 13 (36.11%) Docker
8 11 (30.56%) DevOps
8 11 (30.56%) Scrum
8 11 (30.56%) TDD
9 10 (27.78%) Python
9 10 (27.78%) Web Services
10 9 (25.00%) SQL
11 8 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (22.22%) React
11 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
12 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (19.44%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (19.44%) Serverless
12 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
12 7 (19.44%) jQuery
12 7 (19.44%) Kanban
12 7 (19.44%) Linux
13 6 (16.67%) Oracle
13 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
13 6 (16.67%) Maven
13 6 (16.67%) Pair Programming
13 6 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
14 5 (13.89%) Amazon RDS

AWS Software Engineer 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 6 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (19.44%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (19.44%) Serverless
4 5 (13.89%) Amazon S3
5 4 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (5.56%) npm
7 2 (5.56%) SaaS
7 2 (5.56%) Yarn
8 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (2.78%) GitHub
8 1 (2.78%) IaaS
8 1 (2.78%) PaaS
8 1 (2.78%) Slack
8 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (11.11%) Big Data
2 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) Maven
3 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.89%) JIRA
4 3 (8.33%) Ant
4 3 (8.33%) Bower
4 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.33%) JUnit
4 3 (8.33%) Mockito
5 2 (5.56%) Artifactory
5 2 (5.56%) GitLab
5 2 (5.56%) NuGet
5 2 (5.56%) NUnit
5 2 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.78%) Grunt
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.78%) TestRail
General
1 4 (11.11%) Publishing
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) Node.js
2 10 (27.78%) Web Services
3 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 8 (22.22%) React
4 7 (19.44%) jQuery
5 5 (13.89%) HTML
5 5 (13.89%) REST
5 5 (13.89%) Spring
5 5 (13.89%) XML
6 4 (11.11%) .NET
6 4 (11.11%) CSS
6 4 (11.11%) JSON
6 4 (11.11%) RESTful
7 3 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (8.33%) Grails
7 3 (8.33%) Java EE
7 3 (8.33%) JMS
7 3 (8.33%) JSF
7 3 (8.33%) Play Framework
7 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Semantic Web
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Software Engineering
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) DevOps
3 11 (30.56%) Scrum
3 11 (30.56%) TDD
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (19.44%) Kanban
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.89%) MVC
6 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Cross-Platform Development
7 4 (11.11%) Microservices
7 4 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.33%) OO
8 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 3 (8.33%) Product Management
8 3 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 17 (47.22%) Java
3 10 (27.78%) Python
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (13.89%) Scala
6 4 (11.11%) ES6
6 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.33%) XPath
8 2 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (5.56%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.78%) Go
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) Ruby
9 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) GPG13
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Ansible
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 4 (11.11%) Mesos
2 4 (11.11%) Terraform
3 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.56%) Kibana
4 2 (5.56%) logstash
5 1 (2.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Splunk