Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Route 53 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Route 53 over the 6 months to 24 November 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 Route 53
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 696 760 839
Rank change year-on-year +64 +79 -47
Contract jobs citing Route 53 166 95 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.097% 0.026%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.05% 0.80% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 69 14
England median daily rate £538 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £413 £373 £333
90th Percentile £625 £589 £550
UK median daily rate £538 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Route 53 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 15833 11813 7128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.70% 12.11% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11058 8164 4843
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 £606 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 171 112
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +18.06%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.25 £10.55
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.75 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.27 £21.25
% change year-on-year +3.98% -14.01% +18.06%

Route 53
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Route 53 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Route 53 in England

Route 53
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Route 53 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Route 53 in England

Route 53
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Route 53 in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Route 53 in England

Route 53
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 Route 53 within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 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 +48 124 £538 - 13
North of England +64 12 £433 +1.76%
North West +36 12 £433 +1.76%
Midlands +29 10 £500 +25.00%
East of England +3 9 £550 +10.00% 3
West Midlands +24 8 £500 +11.11%
South West +1 8 £463 -7.50% 1
South East +6 3 £400 -20.00% 2
East Midlands -7 2 £475 +18.75%
Route 53
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 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 Route 53.

1 166 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (90.96%) Amazon EC2
3 135 (81.33%) Amazon S3
4 129 (77.71%) DevOps
5 127 (76.51%) Linux
6 98 (59.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 97 (58.43%) Docker
7 97 (58.43%) Python
8 92 (55.42%) Jenkins
9 91 (54.82%) Amazon RDS
9 91 (54.82%) Terraform
10 89 (53.61%) Puppet
11 82 (49.40%) Ansible
12 79 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
13 77 (46.39%) Configuration Management
14 67 (40.36%) Amazon ELB
15 63 (37.95%) Git (software)
16 58 (34.94%) AWS CloudFormation
17 53 (31.93%) Opscode Chef
18 49 (29.52%) Ruby
19 45 (27.11%) Java
20 44 (26.51%) Node.js
21 43 (25.90%) Serverless
21 43 (25.90%) AWS Lambda
22 42 (25.30%) Bash Shell
23 41 (24.70%) Continuous Integration
24 36 (21.69%) Kubernetes
25 35 (21.08%) CloudFront
26 34 (20.48%) nginx
27 33 (19.88%) Security Cleared

Route 53
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 34 (20.48%) nginx
2 32 (19.28%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (13.25%) Confluence
4 21 (12.65%) Apache
5 10 (6.02%) Jetty
6 6 (3.61%) SAS
7 5 (3.01%) IIS
7 5 (3.01%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.81%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.81%) Mongrel
8 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.81%) WordPress
9 2 (1.20%) JBoss
10 1 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.60%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.60%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.60%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.60%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 166 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (90.96%) Amazon EC2
3 135 (81.33%) Amazon S3
4 98 (59.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 67 (40.36%) Amazon ELB
6 58 (34.94%) AWS CloudFormation
7 43 (25.90%) AWS Lambda
7 43 (25.90%) Serverless
8 35 (21.08%) CloudFront
9 32 (19.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 30 (18.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 28 (16.87%) GitHub
12 23 (13.86%) Amazon SQS
13 22 (13.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (4.22%) Amazon EMR
14 7 (4.22%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (3.01%) AWS CloudTrail
15 5 (3.01%) npm
16 4 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.47%) SSL
2 28 (16.87%) TCP/IP
3 27 (16.27%) HTTP
4 25 (15.06%) Firewall
5 18 (10.84%) DNS
6 9 (5.42%) FTP
6 9 (5.42%) IPsec
7 8 (4.82%) VPN
8 7 (4.22%) SMTP
9 6 (3.61%) Network Security
10 5 (3.01%) BGP
11 4 (2.41%) DHCP
12 3 (1.81%) Internet
12 3 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (1.81%) LDAP
13 2 (1.20%) ZigBee
14 1 (0.60%) ICMP
14 1 (0.60%) LAN
14 1 (0.60%) SMS
14 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (54.82%) Amazon RDS
2 27 (16.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 27 (16.27%) MySQL
3 25 (15.06%) MongoDB
4 18 (10.84%) SQL Server
5 17 (10.24%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (8.43%) NoSQL
7 11 (6.63%) Big Data
8 9 (5.42%) Power BI
9 8 (4.82%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (4.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (4.22%) Redis
11 4 (2.41%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.81%) Apache Accumulo
12 3 (1.81%) Cloudera CDH
12 3 (1.81%) HBase
13 2 (1.20%) Hazelcast
13 2 (1.20%) HDInsight
14 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 92 (55.42%) Jenkins
2 63 (37.95%) Git (software)
3 29 (17.47%) JIRA
4 26 (15.66%) Sonatype Nexus
5 19 (11.45%) Artifactory
6 18 (10.84%) Subversion
7 15 (9.04%) Vagrant
8 10 (6.02%) GitLab
9 9 (5.42%) Selenium
10 7 (4.22%) RSpec
10 7 (4.22%) Travis CI
11 6 (3.61%) SonarQube
11 6 (3.61%) TeamCity
12 5 (3.01%) Maven
13 4 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (2.41%) Bower
13 4 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
14 3 (1.81%) Gradle
14 3 (1.81%) Mercurial
15 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
General
1 20 (12.05%) Finance
2 7 (4.22%) Retail
3 4 (2.41%) Games
3 4 (2.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.41%) Marketing
4 3 (1.81%) Automotive
5 2 (1.20%) Electronics
5 2 (1.20%) Publishing
5 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Local Government
6 1 (0.60%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 98 (59.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 60 (36.14%) AWS DevOps
3 58 (34.94%) AWS Engineer
4 48 (28.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 19 (11.45%) Developer
6 14 (8.43%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) WebOps Engineer
8 6 (3.61%) Network Engineer
8 6 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 6 (3.61%) Senior WebOps Engineer
9 5 (3.01%) Consultant
9 5 (3.01%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (3.01%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (3.01%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.41%) Games Engineer
10 4 (2.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.41%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (2.41%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 4 (2.41%) Senior DevOps
10 4 (2.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.51%) Node.js
2 30 (18.07%) Elastic Stack
3 23 (13.86%) Web Services
4 18 (10.84%) LEMP Stack
5 16 (9.64%) JSON
6 15 (9.04%) Ruby on Rails
7 14 (8.43%) YAML
8 13 (7.83%) HTML
9 11 (6.63%) OAuth
10 10 (6.02%) REST
11 9 (5.42%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.42%) Kafka
11 9 (5.42%) SAML
12 8 (4.82%) .NET
12 8 (4.82%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (4.82%) React
12 8 (4.82%) Sensu
13 7 (4.22%) CSS
14 6 (3.61%) HTML5
14 6 (3.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.42%) Fintech
2 9 (5.42%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (4.82%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.22%) PKI
5 6 (3.61%) Analytical Mindset
5 6 (3.61%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.20%) User Experience
7 2 (1.20%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.60%) BBC
8 1 (0.60%) CESG
8 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.60%) Infotainment
8 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 127 (76.51%) Linux
2 29 (17.47%) Unix
3 26 (15.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (12.05%) CentOS
5 16 (9.64%) Windows
6 14 (8.43%) Windows Server
6 14 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (7.83%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.41%) CoreOS
9 3 (1.81%) Debian
10 2 (1.20%) DC/OS
10 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.60%) Android
11 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (77.71%) DevOps
2 79 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (46.39%) Configuration Management
4 41 (24.70%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (12.65%) Test Automation
6 19 (11.45%) Scrum
6 19 (11.45%) Web Operations
7 17 (10.24%) Open Source
8 16 (9.64%) Auto-Scaling
9 15 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (8.43%) Migration
11 13 (7.83%) Build Automation
11 13 (7.83%) Microservices
12 12 (7.23%) Analytics
13 10 (6.02%) TDD
14 9 (5.42%) BDD
15 8 (4.82%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (4.82%) Regression Testing
15 8 (4.82%) Waterfall
16 6 (3.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 97 (58.43%) Python
2 49 (29.52%) Ruby
3 45 (27.11%) Java
4 42 (25.30%) Bash Shell
5 33 (19.88%) JavaScript
6 18 (10.84%) Shell Script
7 15 (9.04%) PHP
7 15 (9.04%) R
8 14 (8.43%) Go
9 11 (6.63%) SQL
10 7 (4.22%) Scala
11 6 (3.61%) Perl
12 5 (3.01%) Clojure
12 5 (3.01%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.60%) AWK
14 1 (0.60%) C#
14 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.60%) sed
14 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (19.88%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.66%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.42%) AWS Certification
4 4 (2.41%) Degree
5 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.60%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.60%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 97 (58.43%) Docker
2 20 (12.05%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.61%) VirtualBox
4 5 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.01%) Xen
5 3 (1.81%) HDFS
6 2 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.20%) Firmware
6 2 (1.20%) GlusterFS
6 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.60%) iptables
7 1 (0.60%) KVM
7 1 (0.60%) NFS
Systems Management
1 91 (54.82%) Terraform
2 89 (53.61%) Puppet
3 82 (49.40%) Ansible
4 53 (31.93%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (21.69%) Kubernetes
6 22 (13.25%) Kibana
7 21 (12.65%) logstash
8 17 (10.24%) Grafana
8 17 (10.24%) Prometheus
9 16 (9.64%) Mesos
10 13 (7.83%) WSUS
11 12 (7.23%) Salt
12 11 (6.63%) Fluentd
13 10 (6.02%) Packer
14 8 (4.82%) collectd
14 8 (4.82%) StatsD
15 7 (4.22%) Nagios
16 6 (3.61%) Rsyslog
17 4 (2.41%) HAProxy
18 2 (1.20%) cPanel
Vendors
1 15 (9.04%) Atlassian
2 14 (8.43%) Red Hat
3 10 (6.02%) Rackspace
4 9 (5.42%) SaltStack
5 8 (4.82%) Google
5 8 (4.82%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.82%) VMware
6 7 (4.22%) Oracle
7 5 (3.01%) New Relic
7 5 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.41%) Black Duck
9 3 (1.81%) Sonatype
10 2 (1.20%) Databricks
10 2 (1.20%) SAP
10 2 (1.20%) Zend
11 1 (0.60%) Adobe
11 1 (0.60%) Facebook
11 1 (0.60%) Sony
11 1 (0.60%) Twitter