Period
to 8 December 2019

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 8 December 2019 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 629 708 697
Rank change year-on-year +79 -11 +74
Contract jobs citing Route 53 137 176 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.62% 0.74% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 122 123
England median daily rate £533 £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.50% -6.98% +5.91%
10th Percentile £348 £400 £416
90th Percentile £725 £675 £635
UK median daily rate £540 £500 £538
% change year-on-year +8.00% -6.98% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
England median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £16.00 - -

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 22,024 23,796 16,811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.07% 24.92% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,077 16,705 11,774
England median daily rate £500 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £281 £306 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £495 £485 £470
% change year-on-year +2.06% +3.19% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 309 206
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.86% -14.63% +7.89%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.25 £11.13
90th Percentile £78.75 £58.00 £58.75
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +7.85%

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 8 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Route 53 in England

Route 53
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Route 53 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Route 53 in England

Route 53
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Route 53 in England over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Contractor hourly 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 8 December 2019. 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 +87 71 £575 -4.17% 19
North of England 0 23 £475 +5.56% 9
West Midlands +55 19 £463 +1.37% 1
Midlands +49 19 £463 +15.63% 1
South West +5 11 £525 +12.90% 3
North East +30 9 £495 -1.00%
Yorkshire +11 7 £520 +4.05% 6
North West 0 7 £255 -43.33% 3
East of England - 7 £613 -
South East +49 5 £638 +12.09% 3
Route 53
UK

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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.

1 137 (100.00%) AWS
2 117 (85.40%) DevOps
3 116 (84.67%) Amazon S3
4 115 (83.94%) Amazon EC2
5 93 (67.88%) Linux
6 89 (64.96%) Amazon RDS
7 87 (63.50%) Terraform
8 70 (51.09%) Puppet
8 70 (51.09%) Configuration Management
9 67 (48.91%) Python
10 63 (45.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 57 (41.61%) Amazon ELB
12 55 (40.15%) Jenkins
12 55 (40.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 51 (37.23%) Ansible
14 47 (34.31%) Docker
15 45 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (30.66%) AWS Certification
17 41 (29.93%) Git (software)
18 40 (29.20%) Security Cleared
18 40 (29.20%) Bash Shell
18 40 (29.20%) Opscode Chef
19 39 (28.47%) CloudFront
20 38 (27.74%) Migration
21 37 (27.01%) Kubernetes
21 37 (27.01%) AWS Lambda
21 37 (27.01%) Serverless
22 35 (25.55%) SC Cleared
23 34 (24.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
23 34 (24.82%) AWS CloudFormation

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 27 (19.71%) Confluence
2 19 (13.87%) nginx
3 18 (13.14%) Apache
4 14 (10.22%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.19%) InDesign
1 3 (2.19%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 137 (100.00%) AWS
2 116 (84.67%) Amazon S3
3 115 (83.94%) Amazon EC2
4 63 (45.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 57 (41.61%) Amazon ELB
6 39 (28.47%) CloudFront
7 37 (27.01%) AWS Lambda
7 37 (27.01%) Serverless
8 34 (24.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 34 (24.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 31 (22.63%) GitHub
10 26 (18.98%) Amazon ECS
11 22 (16.06%) Amazon SQS
12 20 (14.60%) AWS CodePipeline
13 12 (8.76%) Amazon EKS
14 11 (8.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 11 (8.03%) PaaS
15 9 (6.57%) AWS CodeDeploy
16 8 (5.84%) AWS CloudTrail
17 7 (5.11%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.87%) DNS
1 19 (13.87%) HTTP
2 16 (11.68%) TCP/IP
3 13 (9.49%) Firewall
4 12 (8.76%) Internet
5 11 (8.03%) VPN
6 8 (5.84%) SSL
7 2 (1.46%) DHCP
7 2 (1.46%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.46%) MQTT
8 1 (0.73%) IPsec
8 1 (0.73%) IPv6
8 1 (0.73%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.73%) VLAN
8 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (64.96%) Amazon RDS
2 22 (16.06%) MySQL
3 17 (12.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 13 (9.49%) MongoDB
5 12 (8.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.19%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (2.19%) Big Data
7 3 (2.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.73%) Redis
9 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 55 (40.15%) Jenkins
2 41 (29.93%) Git (software)
3 27 (19.71%) JIRA
4 16 (11.68%) SonarQube
5 7 (5.11%) GitLab
6 6 (4.38%) CircleCI
7 3 (2.19%) Gradle
7 3 (2.19%) Maven
8 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.46%) Mocha
8 2 (1.46%) webpack
9 1 (0.73%) Babel
9 1 (0.73%) Grunt
9 1 (0.73%) gulp
9 1 (0.73%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.73%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (0.73%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.73%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (11.68%) Finance
2 13 (9.49%) Public Sector
3 10 (7.30%) Billing
4 5 (3.65%) Retail
5 4 (2.92%) Banking
5 4 (2.92%) Publishing
6 2 (1.46%) Games
7 1 (0.73%) Law
Job Titles
1 76 (55.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (37.23%) AWS DevOps
3 45 (32.85%) AWS Engineer
4 40 (29.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 15 (10.95%) Architect
6 11 (8.03%) AWS Architect
7 9 (6.57%) Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) DevOps Consultant
9 6 (4.38%) AWS Consultant
9 6 (4.38%) Developer
9 6 (4.38%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
9 6 (4.38%) Senior DevOps
9 6 (4.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Analyst
10 5 (3.65%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (2.92%) Administrator
11 4 (2.92%) DevOps Architect
11 4 (2.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.14%) Node.js
2 16 (11.68%) LEMP Stack
2 16 (11.68%) Web Services
3 13 (9.49%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (7.30%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (6.57%) LAMP
6 5 (3.65%) JSON
6 5 (3.65%) REST
7 4 (2.92%) .NET
7 4 (2.92%) .NET Core
7 4 (2.92%) Apache Sling
7 4 (2.92%) J2SE
7 4 (2.92%) Lucene
7 4 (2.92%) OSGi
7 4 (2.92%) Redux
7 4 (2.92%) RESTful
7 4 (2.92%) SAML
7 4 (2.92%) XSLT
8 3 (2.19%) HTML
8 3 (2.19%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Cloud Native
2 10 (7.30%) PKI
3 9 (6.57%) Public Cloud
4 8 (5.84%) Clustering
5 5 (3.65%) User Experience
6 4 (2.92%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.46%) NHS
8 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.73%) Replication
8 1 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.73%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 93 (67.88%) Linux
2 55 (40.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (16.06%) CentOS
4 19 (13.87%) Unix
5 11 (8.03%) Windows
6 9 (6.57%) Ubuntu
7 8 (5.84%) Debian
8 1 (0.73%) AIX
8 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (85.40%) DevOps
2 70 (51.09%) Configuration Management
3 45 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (27.74%) Migration
5 32 (23.36%) Microservices
6 29 (21.17%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (18.98%) Infrastructure as Code
8 17 (12.41%) Load Balancing
9 16 (11.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 14 (10.22%) Infrastructure Automation
11 11 (8.03%) Immutable Infrastructure
11 11 (8.03%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (7.30%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (7.30%) SIEM
13 9 (6.57%) Coaching
13 9 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (6.57%) Software Engineering
14 8 (5.84%) Project Management
14 8 (5.84%) Scrum
14 8 (5.84%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 67 (48.91%) Python
2 40 (29.20%) Bash Shell
3 28 (20.44%) Java
4 21 (15.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (9.49%) Shell Script
6 12 (8.76%) PHP
6 12 (8.76%) Ruby
7 10 (7.30%) PowerShell
7 10 (7.30%) SQL
8 7 (5.11%) Go
9 4 (2.92%) C#
9 4 (2.92%) Groovy
9 4 (2.92%) Scala
10 3 (2.19%) Clojure
11 2 (1.46%) ES6
12 1 (0.73%) C
12 1 (0.73%) ES7
12 1 (0.73%) Lua
Qualifications
1 42 (30.66%) AWS Certification
2 40 (29.20%) Security Cleared
3 35 (25.55%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.57%) Degree
5 6 (4.38%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.46%) CISSP
6 2 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) HIPAA
1 4 (2.92%) NIST
1 4 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (1.46%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.73%) GAAP
3 1 (0.73%) GDPR
System Software
1 47 (34.31%) Docker
2 10 (7.30%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 87 (63.50%) Terraform
2 70 (51.09%) Puppet
3 51 (37.23%) Ansible
4 40 (29.20%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (27.01%) Kubernetes
6 23 (16.79%) Packer
7 14 (10.22%) Prometheus
8 12 (8.76%) Rancher
9 10 (7.30%) Salt
10 9 (6.57%) HAProxy
11 7 (5.11%) Grafana
11 7 (5.11%) Kibana
12 6 (4.38%) Nagios
13 4 (2.92%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (1.46%) Nessus
14 2 (1.46%) SELinux
15 1 (0.73%) ITRS Geneos
15 1 (0.73%) SCCM
15 1 (0.73%) SCOM
15 1 (0.73%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (17.52%) Splunk
2 10 (7.30%) Atlassian
3 8 (5.84%) Ping Identity
4 7 (5.11%) Black Duck
4 7 (5.11%) Lets Encrypt
5 6 (4.38%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.65%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.92%) Adobe
7 4 (2.92%) Google
7 4 (2.92%) Okta
8 3 (2.19%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (2.19%) Veeam
9 2 (1.46%) HP
9 2 (1.46%) IBM
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle
9 2 (1.46%) Qualys
9 2 (1.46%) SAP
9 2 (1.46%) Symantec
10 1 (0.73%) Citrix
10 1 (0.73%) SonicWALL