Period
to 30 March 2020

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 30 March 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 Route 53
UK > England
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 567 626 663
Rank change year-on-year +59 +37 +71
Contract jobs citing Route 53 111 215 203
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.64% 0.88% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 162 159
Median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - +2.33%
10th Percentile £413 £419 £425
90th Percentile £810 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £52.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.23% - -
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £52.00 -
% change year-on-year -69.23% - -

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 17,289 24,500 19,251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.58% 27.54% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,720 17,051 13,307
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £288 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 337 276 235
Median hourly rate £24.20 £18.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.58% -8.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.06 £11.45
90th Percentile £56.75 £58.75 £47.95
Median hourly rate £23.35 £18.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.11% -1.79% +5.56%

Route 53
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Route 53 in England

Route 53
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Route 53 in England.

Daily rate trend for Route 53 in England

Route 53
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Route 53 in England over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Route 53 in England

Route 53
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Route 53 in England.

Hourly rate trend 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 30 March 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
London +101 58 £600 - 14
North of England +25 24 £545 +9.00% 4
South West +39 14 £575 +3.37%
South East +64 10 £575 +9.52% 1
North East +16 10 £925 +85.00%
North West +21 8 £450 -5.26% 2
Yorkshire +19 6 £525 +5.00% 2
West Midlands +54 2 £325 -27.78% 4
Midlands +52 2 £325 -18.75% 4
East of England - 2 £650 - 1
Route 53
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, 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.

1 111 (100.00%) AWS
2 88 (79.28%) Amazon S3
3 81 (72.97%) Amazon EC2
4 79 (71.17%) DevOps
5 66 (59.46%) Terraform
6 57 (51.35%) Amazon RDS
7 53 (47.75%) Python
8 50 (45.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 49 (44.14%) Linux
10 43 (38.74%) Kubernetes
11 42 (37.84%) AWS CloudFormation
11 42 (37.84%) Jenkins
12 41 (36.94%) CloudFront
13 39 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (34.23%) Serverless
15 36 (32.43%) AWS Lambda
16 35 (31.53%) Ansible
17 31 (27.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 30 (27.03%) Docker
19 28 (25.23%) Infrastructure as Code
19 28 (25.23%) Migration
20 27 (24.32%) AWS Certification
21 25 (22.52%) Elastic Stack
21 25 (22.52%) Amazon ECS
21 25 (22.52%) Finance
21 25 (22.52%) GitHub
22 24 (21.62%) Amazon SQS
23 23 (20.72%) Puppet
23 23 (20.72%) Amazon ELB
24 22 (19.82%) Open Source

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 21 (18.92%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (11.71%) Confluence
3 11 (9.91%) Apache
4 6 (5.41%) nginx
5 4 (3.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.80%) JBoss
6 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.80%) WildFly
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) InDesign
1 3 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 111 (100.00%) AWS
2 88 (79.28%) Amazon S3
3 81 (72.97%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (45.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 42 (37.84%) AWS CloudFormation
6 41 (36.94%) CloudFront
7 38 (34.23%) Serverless
8 36 (32.43%) AWS Lambda
9 31 (27.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 25 (22.52%) Amazon ECS
10 25 (22.52%) GitHub
11 24 (21.62%) Amazon SQS
12 23 (20.72%) Amazon ELB
13 18 (16.22%) Amazon EKS
14 15 (13.51%) AWS CodePipeline
14 15 (13.51%) OpenShift
15 14 (12.61%) PaaS
16 13 (11.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 12 (10.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 11 (9.91%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.41%) DNS
2 14 (12.61%) HTTP
3 13 (11.71%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.01%) VPN
5 9 (8.11%) SSL
6 7 (6.31%) Internet
7 4 (3.60%) MQTT
7 4 (3.60%) X.509
8 2 (1.80%) Firewall
8 2 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.80%) SSH
8 2 (1.80%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.80%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.90%) DHCP
9 1 (0.90%) IPv6
9 1 (0.90%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (51.35%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (13.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 14 (12.61%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (9.91%) MySQL
4 11 (9.91%) Redis
5 7 (6.31%) Big Data
5 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.41%) Amazon Athena
7 5 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.90%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.90%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.90%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 42 (37.84%) Jenkins
2 22 (19.82%) Git (software)
3 16 (14.41%) CircleCI
4 15 (13.51%) JIRA
5 12 (10.81%) GoCD
5 12 (10.81%) Travis CI
6 7 (6.31%) Subversion
7 5 (4.50%) Bitbucket
7 5 (4.50%) GitLab
7 5 (4.50%) Trac
8 4 (3.60%) Mocha
8 4 (3.60%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.80%) Selenium
9 2 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.80%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.80%) webpack
10 1 (0.90%) Gradle
10 1 (0.90%) Grunt
10 1 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.90%) Sinon.JS
General
1 25 (22.52%) Finance
2 11 (9.91%) Public Sector
3 5 (4.50%) Billing
4 3 (2.70%) Publishing
5 2 (1.80%) Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.90%) Law
6 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (52.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (28.83%) AWS Engineer
3 29 (26.13%) AWS DevOps
4 28 (25.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 17 (15.32%) Cloud Engineer
6 16 (14.41%) Architect
7 15 (13.51%) Developer
8 12 (10.81%) AWS Architect
9 9 (8.11%) Platform Engineer
9 9 (8.11%) Senior DevOps
9 9 (8.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
12 5 (4.50%) Analyst
12 5 (4.50%) AWS Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 4 (3.60%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 4 (3.60%) Consultant
14 3 (2.70%) ForgeRock Developer
14 3 (2.70%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.52%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (10.81%) Web Services
3 11 (9.91%) REST
4 7 (6.31%) Spring Boot
4 7 (6.31%) YAML
5 6 (5.41%) Node.js
5 6 (5.41%) OpenID
5 6 (5.41%) Spring
6 5 (4.50%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.50%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (4.50%) SAML
6 5 (4.50%) SOAP
6 5 (4.50%) Spring MVC
7 4 (3.60%) Apache Sling
7 4 (3.60%) CSS
7 4 (3.60%) FreeMarker
7 4 (3.60%) Lucene
7 4 (3.60%) OSGi
7 4 (3.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (3.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) User Experience
2 7 (6.31%) Cloud Native
3 5 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.50%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.60%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.90%) NHS
6 1 (0.90%) PKI
6 1 (0.90%) Replication
6 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.90%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 49 (44.14%) Linux
2 21 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.41%) Amazon Linux
3 6 (5.41%) CentOS
3 6 (5.41%) Unix
3 6 (5.41%) Windows
4 4 (3.60%) Debian
5 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (71.17%) DevOps
2 39 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.23%) Infrastructure as Code
3 28 (25.23%) Migration
4 22 (19.82%) Open Source
5 21 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (15.32%) Microservices
7 16 (14.41%) Configuration Management
8 14 (12.61%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (10.81%) Infrastructure Automation
11 11 (9.91%) Asset Management
11 11 (9.91%) Project Management
12 10 (9.01%) Scrum
13 9 (8.11%) SDLC
14 8 (7.21%) Auto-Scaling
14 8 (7.21%) High Availability
14 8 (7.21%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
14 8 (7.21%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (47.75%) Python
2 22 (19.82%) Java
3 20 (18.02%) JavaScript
4 19 (17.12%) Bash Shell
5 17 (15.32%) Ruby
6 13 (11.71%) Groovy
7 11 (9.91%) PowerShell
8 9 (8.11%) Go
9 6 (5.41%) PHP
10 4 (3.60%) SQL
11 3 (2.70%) Perl
12 2 (1.80%) C
12 2 (1.80%) ES6
12 2 (1.80%) Scala
13 1 (0.90%) C#
13 1 (0.90%) Clojure
13 1 (0.90%) ES7
13 1 (0.90%) Lua
Qualifications
1 27 (24.32%) AWS Certification
2 16 (14.41%) Security Cleared
3 15 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.80%) Degree
6 1 (0.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.90%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) HIPAA
1 4 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.70%) QA
3 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (1.80%) NIST
4 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.90%) GAAP
4 1 (0.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 30 (27.03%) Docker
2 7 (6.31%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.41%) OpenAM
3 6 (5.41%) OpenDJ
4 2 (1.80%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 66 (59.46%) Terraform
2 43 (38.74%) Kubernetes
3 35 (31.53%) Ansible
4 23 (20.72%) Puppet
5 17 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (13.51%) Prometheus
7 11 (9.91%) Packer
8 4 (3.60%) Grafana
8 4 (3.60%) HAProxy
8 4 (3.60%) Rancher
8 4 (3.60%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (2.70%) Kibana
10 2 (1.80%) Consul
10 2 (1.80%) Nessus
10 2 (1.80%) SELinux
10 2 (1.80%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.90%) Nagios
11 1 (0.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (9.01%) Splunk
2 8 (7.21%) Lets Encrypt
2 8 (7.21%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.31%) Google
4 6 (5.41%) ForgeRock
5 4 (3.60%) Adobe
5 4 (3.60%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.60%) Black Duck
5 4 (3.60%) Okta
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle
6 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.80%) HP
7 2 (1.80%) IBM
7 2 (1.80%) Ping Identity
7 2 (1.80%) Qualys
7 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.80%) SAP
7 2 (1.80%) Symantec
8 1 (0.90%) New Relic
8 1 (0.90%) Veeam