Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 652 738 814
Rank change year-on-year +86 +76 -14
Contract jobs citing Route 53 200 92 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.10% 0.036%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.16% 0.80% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 62 24
England median daily rate £550 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +13.43%
10th Percentile £425 £413 £316
90th Percentile £650 £588 £614
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +15.15%
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 17,286 11,433 7,604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.81% 12.96% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,079 7,974 5,291
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £292 £281
90th Percentile £625 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 157 120
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -4.80% -11.30%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.85 £10.95
90th Percentile £56.50 £55.85 £57.75
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -11.11%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 +57 151 £566 +6.59% 18
Midlands +26 17 £550 +22.22% 1
South West +23 13 £519 +3.89%
North of England +34 10 £433 - 6
North West +22 10 £433 - 4
West Midlands +17 8 £556 +23.61% 1
East of England -17 7 £550 -4.35% 3
East Midlands +2 4 £550 -
South East -7 3 £550 +10.00%
Route 53
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 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 Route 53.

1 200 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 188 (94.00%) Amazon EC2
3 170 (85.00%) DevOps
4 155 (77.50%) Amazon S3
5 146 (73.00%) Linux
5 146 (73.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 134 (67.00%) Amazon RDS
7 124 (62.00%) Terraform
8 118 (59.00%) Docker
9 115 (57.50%) Configuration Management
10 113 (56.50%) Python
11 109 (54.50%) Jenkins
12 100 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
13 96 (48.00%) Ansible
13 96 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
14 87 (43.50%) Puppet
15 84 (42.00%) Git (software)
16 78 (39.00%) Serverless
16 78 (39.00%) AWS Lambda
17 65 (32.50%) Java
18 63 (31.50%) Opscode Chef
19 58 (29.00%) AWS CloudFormation
20 57 (28.50%) Bash Shell
21 56 (28.00%) CloudFront
22 55 (27.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
23 52 (26.00%) JIRA
24 49 (24.50%) Node.js
25 47 (23.50%) GitHub
26 46 (23.00%) Confluence
26 46 (23.00%) Unix

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 46 (23.00%) Confluence
2 37 (18.50%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (11.50%) nginx
4 19 (9.50%) Apache
5 7 (3.50%) Jetty
6 5 (2.50%) IPython
6 5 (2.50%) Jupyter
7 4 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.00%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.50%) IIS
8 3 (1.50%) Mongrel
8 3 (1.50%) SAS
9 2 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.00%) JBoss
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.50%) WildFly
10 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 200 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 188 (94.00%) Amazon EC2
3 155 (77.50%) Amazon S3
4 146 (73.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 100 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
6 78 (39.00%) AWS Lambda
6 78 (39.00%) Serverless
7 58 (29.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 56 (28.00%) CloudFront
9 55 (27.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 47 (23.50%) GitHub
11 30 (15.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 20 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
13 17 (8.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (3.50%) Amazon Kinesis
14 7 (3.50%) Datadog
14 7 (3.50%) OpenShift
15 6 (3.00%) SaaS
16 5 (2.50%) AWS CloudTrail
17 4 (2.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.00%) Firewall
1 30 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 28 (14.00%) DNS
3 26 (13.00%) HTTP
3 26 (13.00%) SSL
4 5 (2.50%) FTP
4 5 (2.50%) IPsec
4 5 (2.50%) VPN
5 4 (2.00%) DHCP
6 3 (1.50%) SMTP
7 2 (1.00%) Network Security
7 2 (1.00%) SMS
7 2 (1.00%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.50%) BGP
8 1 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (67.00%) Amazon RDS
2 28 (14.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 24 (12.00%) MySQL
4 21 (10.50%) SQL Server
5 16 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 14 (7.00%) Power BI
7 12 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.50%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.50%) Big Data
9 5 (2.50%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.50%) Redis
10 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.00%) Hazelcast
10 2 (1.00%) HDInsight
10 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.50%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 109 (54.50%) Jenkins
2 84 (42.00%) Git (software)
3 52 (26.00%) JIRA
4 29 (14.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 24 (12.00%) Artifactory
6 13 (6.50%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.50%) GitLab
8 8 (4.00%) Vagrant
9 7 (3.50%) SonarQube
9 7 (3.50%) Subversion
10 6 (3.00%) Maven
11 5 (2.50%) RSpec
11 5 (2.50%) RStudio
11 5 (2.50%) Selenium
11 5 (2.50%) Travis CI
12 4 (2.00%) Chocolatey
12 4 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.50%) Bitbucket
14 2 (1.00%) Ant
General
1 31 (15.50%) Finance
2 6 (3.00%) Games
2 6 (3.00%) Marketing
3 5 (2.50%) Banking
3 5 (2.50%) Retail
4 4 (2.00%) Publishing
5 2 (1.00%) Electronics
5 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 124 (62.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 81 (40.50%) AWS DevOps
3 68 (34.00%) AWS Engineer
4 60 (30.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 13 (6.50%) Senior DevOps
6 12 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (6.00%) Consultant
7 11 (5.50%) Architect
8 10 (5.00%) AWS Consultant
8 10 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
8 10 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.00%) AWS Architect
9 8 (4.00%) Developer
9 8 (4.00%) Lead DevOps
10 6 (3.00%) DevOps Architect
11 5 (2.50%) Applications Consultant
11 5 (2.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 5 (2.50%) WebOps Engineer
12 4 (2.00%) Games Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (24.50%) Node.js
2 39 (19.50%) Elastic Stack
3 25 (12.50%) JSON
4 24 (12.00%) Web Services
4 24 (12.00%) YAML
5 16 (8.00%) OAuth
6 15 (7.50%) .NET
7 14 (7.00%) SAML
8 11 (5.50%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
10 9 (4.50%) HTML
10 9 (4.50%) Sensu
11 7 (3.50%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (3.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (3.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.00%) HTML5
12 6 (3.00%) Kafka
12 6 (3.00%) REST
13 4 (2.00%) LAMP
13 4 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (11.50%) Fintech
3 18 (9.00%) Cloud Native
3 18 (9.00%) Linux Command Line
4 15 (7.50%) Analytical Mindset
5 9 (4.50%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.50%) PKI
8 2 (1.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.00%) NHS
8 2 (1.00%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 146 (73.00%) Linux
2 46 (23.00%) Unix
3 32 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (12.00%) Windows
5 21 (10.50%) Windows Server
5 21 (10.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (7.50%) CentOS
7 9 (4.50%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.00%) Debian
9 3 (1.50%) CoreOS
10 2 (1.00%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.50%) Android
11 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (85.00%) DevOps
2 115 (57.50%) Configuration Management
3 96 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (17.00%) Migration
6 24 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (10.50%) Auto-Scaling
7 21 (10.50%) Test Automation
8 19 (9.50%) Build Automation
8 19 (9.50%) Scrum
9 18 (9.00%) Open Source
10 16 (8.00%) Microservices
10 16 (8.00%) Web Operations
11 12 (6.00%) Analytics
12 10 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
12 10 (5.00%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 9 (4.50%) Regression Testing
13 9 (4.50%) TDD
14 8 (4.00%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 113 (56.50%) Python
2 65 (32.50%) Java
3 57 (28.50%) Bash Shell
4 32 (16.00%) Ruby
5 31 (15.50%) JavaScript
6 19 (9.50%) Go
7 17 (8.50%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.50%) R
9 12 (6.00%) PHP
10 7 (3.50%) C#
11 5 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.50%) Scala
12 4 (2.00%) SQL
12 4 (2.00%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.50%) Clojure
14 2 (1.00%) C
14 2 (1.00%) Perl
15 1 (0.50%) ES6
15 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 34 (17.00%) SC Cleared
3 21 (10.50%) AWS Certification
4 6 (3.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.50%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (1.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.00%) PMO
System Software
1 118 (59.00%) Docker
2 23 (11.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.50%) VirtualBox
4 4 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.00%) Xen
5 2 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.00%) Firmware
5 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.50%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 124 (62.00%) Terraform
2 96 (48.00%) Ansible
3 87 (43.50%) Puppet
4 63 (31.50%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (17.00%) Kubernetes
6 30 (15.00%) Kibana
7 29 (14.50%) logstash
8 25 (12.50%) Grafana
9 24 (12.00%) Prometheus
10 19 (9.50%) WSUS
11 17 (8.50%) Fluentd
12 11 (5.50%) Mesos
13 10 (5.00%) Packer
14 8 (4.00%) collectd
14 8 (4.00%) StatsD
15 5 (2.50%) Nagios
16 4 (2.00%) Salt
17 3 (1.50%) Rsyslog
18 2 (1.00%) HAProxy
18 2 (1.00%) Marathon
Vendors
1 39 (19.50%) Atlassian
2 9 (4.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.50%) SaltStack
3 7 (3.50%) VMware
4 6 (3.00%) Black Duck
4 6 (3.00%) Rackspace
4 6 (3.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.50%) Oracle
6 4 (2.00%) Google
6 4 (2.00%) New Relic
6 4 (2.00%) Sonatype
6 4 (2.00%) Splunk
7 3 (1.50%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.50%) SAP
8 2 (1.00%) Adobe
8 2 (1.00%) Databricks
8 2 (1.00%) hybris
9 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com