Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CloudFront skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CloudFront over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 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 CloudFront
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 501 696 759
Rank change year-on-year +195 +63 +7
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 87 128 102
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.66% 0.54% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 107 84
Median daily rate £550 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +11.65%
10th Percentile £413 £400 £458
90th Percentile £900 £680 £668
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

CloudFront 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 13,257 23,669 19,869
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.99% 28.24% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,917 16,408 13,667
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £308
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 283 272
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.78% +5.80% +5.49%
10th Percentile £14.75 £12.05 £12.50
90th Percentile £51.75 £57.00 £57.38
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +27.91% +13.16% +5.56%

CloudFront
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CloudFront in England

CloudFront
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for CloudFront in England

CloudFront
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CloudFront in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CloudFront in England

CloudFront
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 CloudFront within the England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. 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
North of England +115 34 £550 +22.22%
London +110 30 £550 -4.35% 6
North West - 18 £550 -
South East +122 14 £663 +47.22% 1
North East +36 11 £925 +96.81%
East of England - 6 £550 -
Yorkshire +62 5 £520 +15.61%
Midlands +76 2 £425 -29.17%
East Midlands - 2 £425 -
CloudFront
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CloudFront 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 CloudFront.

1 87 (100.00%) AWS
2 69 (79.31%) Amazon S3
3 50 (57.47%) AWS Lambda
3 50 (57.47%) Serverless
4 47 (54.02%) Amazon EC2
5 46 (52.87%) Python
6 45 (51.72%) DevOps
7 41 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (42.53%) Terraform
9 36 (41.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 35 (40.23%) Route 53
11 34 (39.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 28 (32.18%) Kubernetes
12 28 (32.18%) Amazon RDS
13 25 (28.74%) AWS CloudFormation
14 24 (27.59%) Jenkins
14 24 (27.59%) Amazon ECS
15 23 (26.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 23 (26.44%) Git (software)
16 22 (25.29%) Linux
17 19 (21.84%) AWS Certification
17 19 (21.84%) Elastic Stack
18 18 (20.69%) Ansible
19 17 (19.54%) Docker
19 17 (19.54%) Finance
19 17 (19.54%) Scrum
20 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
20 16 (18.39%) Open Source
20 16 (18.39%) Software Engineering
20 16 (18.39%) Elasticsearch

CloudFront
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 16 (18.39%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (11.49%) Apache Spark
3 5 (5.75%) Confluence
4 4 (4.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (4.60%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (4.60%) CMS
4 4 (4.60%) Headless CMS
5 3 (3.45%) nginx
6 2 (2.30%) Apache
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 87 (100.00%) AWS
2 69 (79.31%) Amazon S3
3 50 (57.47%) AWS Lambda
3 50 (57.47%) Serverless
4 47 (54.02%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (41.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 35 (40.23%) Route 53
7 34 (39.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 25 (28.74%) AWS CloudFormation
9 24 (27.59%) Amazon ECS
10 16 (18.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 16 (18.39%) Amazon SQS
11 14 (16.09%) Amazon Kinesis
11 14 (16.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 12 (13.79%) AWS CodePipeline
12 12 (13.79%) OpenShift
13 8 (9.20%) Amazon EKS
14 7 (8.05%) Amazon Cognito
14 7 (8.05%) Azure
15 5 (5.75%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) HTTP
1 4 (4.60%) VPN
2 3 (3.45%) MQTT
2 3 (3.45%) Network Security
3 2 (2.30%) DNS
3 2 (2.30%) Firewall
3 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.15%) Internet
4 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.15%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.15%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.18%) Amazon RDS
2 23 (26.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 9 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.90%) MySQL
5 4 (4.60%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (3.45%) Big Data
6 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.15%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.15%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.15%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 24 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 23 (26.44%) Git (software)
3 14 (16.09%) CircleCI
4 13 (14.94%) GoCD
4 13 (14.94%) Travis CI
5 6 (6.90%) JIRA
6 5 (5.75%) GitLab
6 5 (5.75%) Maven
7 4 (4.60%) gulp
7 4 (4.60%) IntelliJ
7 4 (4.60%) Selenium
7 4 (4.60%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.45%) Gradle
9 2 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.15%) Hudson
10 1 (1.15%) JUnit
10 1 (1.15%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Billing
4 2 (2.30%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.15%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (41.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (37.93%) AWS Engineer
3 25 (28.74%) AWS DevOps
3 25 (28.74%) Developer
4 24 (27.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 15 (17.24%) Platform Engineer
6 11 (12.64%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (11.49%) Architect
8 9 (10.34%) AWS Architect
9 8 (9.20%) Senior DevOps
9 8 (9.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) AWS Developer
10 6 (6.90%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) React Developer
11 5 (5.75%) Lead DevOps
11 5 (5.75%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) Python Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
13 3 (3.45%) Lead Software Engineer
13 3 (3.45%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.84%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (14.94%) Web Services
3 11 (12.64%) Node.js
4 10 (11.49%) Kafka
4 10 (11.49%) REST
5 9 (10.34%) CSS
6 7 (8.05%) React
6 7 (8.05%) React Native
6 7 (8.05%) Redux
6 7 (8.05%) Spring Boot
6 7 (8.05%) YAML
7 6 (6.90%) GraphQL
8 5 (5.75%) HTML
8 5 (5.75%) Lambda Expressions
8 5 (5.75%) RESTful
8 5 (5.75%) Swagger
9 4 (4.60%) CSS3
9 4 (4.60%) Flask
9 4 (4.60%) Spring
9 4 (4.60%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) User Experience
2 7 (8.05%) Cloud Native
2 7 (8.05%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.75%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) iPad
4 1 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.15%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.29%) Linux
2 10 (11.49%) Windows
3 5 (5.75%) CentOS
3 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.30%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.72%) DevOps
2 41 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (19.54%) Scrum
4 16 (18.39%) Open Source
4 16 (18.39%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.79%) Microservices
5 12 (13.79%) OO
5 12 (13.79%) OOP
6 9 (10.34%) Asset Management
6 9 (10.34%) Computer Science
6 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Automation
7 8 (9.20%) BDD
8 6 (6.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.90%) Pair Programming
9 5 (5.75%) Coaching
9 5 (5.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (5.75%) Customer-Centricity
9 5 (5.75%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.87%) Python
2 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.09%) Java
4 13 (14.94%) Groovy
5 8 (9.20%) Java 8
6 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.75%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.15%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (21.84%) AWS Certification
2 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) GDPR
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 17 (19.54%) Docker
2 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (42.53%) Terraform
2 28 (32.18%) Kubernetes
3 18 (20.69%) Ansible
4 9 (10.34%) Puppet
5 6 (6.90%) Prometheus
6 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (5.75%) Packer
7 4 (4.60%) Grafana
7 4 (4.60%) Rancher
8 1 (1.15%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.15%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Informatica
2 9 (10.34%) IBM
2 9 (10.34%) IBM Sterling
2 9 (10.34%) SAP
3 4 (4.60%) Adobe
3 4 (4.60%) Black Duck
3 4 (4.60%) Splunk
4 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.15%) CommVault
5 1 (1.15%) Google
5 1 (1.15%) Mercator
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.15%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle
5 1 (1.15%) Twitter