Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 682 739 808
Rank change year-on-year +57 +69 +34
Contract jobs citing Route 53 171 105 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.12% 0.066%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.82% 0.75% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 72 48
England median daily rate £550 £525 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +9.09% +13.24%
10th Percentile £400 £400 £363
90th Percentile £644 £611 £575
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £65.00 - -

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 20,852 13,996 11,089
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.20% 15.37% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,472 9,669 7,750
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 203 157
England median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.26% -20.83%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.05 £11.72
90th Percentile £63.79 £63.75 £52.70
UK median hourly rate £17.88 £19.81 £18.00
% change year-on-year -9.78% +10.07% -21.74%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +26 104 £600 +11.63% 22
North of England +1 30 £450 -10.00% 6
Midlands -4 22 £400 -20.00% 1
North West -6 15 £463 - 1
Yorkshire -2 14 £438 -20.45% 5
West Midlands -11 12 £438 -12.50% 1
East Midlands +16 10 £400 -15.79%
South East -3 8 £525 +31.25% 1
South West -15 5 £465 +21.57% 1
North East -10 2 - -
East of England -15 1 £570 -2.98%
Route 53
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (84.80%) Amazon EC2
3 137 (80.12%) DevOps
4 131 (76.61%) Amazon S3
5 129 (75.44%) Linux
6 127 (74.27%) Terraform
7 117 (68.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 108 (63.16%) Docker
9 95 (55.56%) Amazon RDS
10 86 (50.29%) Jenkins
11 82 (47.95%) Python
11 82 (47.95%) Serverless
12 80 (46.78%) Ansible
13 79 (46.20%) Configuration Management
14 78 (45.61%) Amazon ELB
14 78 (45.61%) AWS Lambda
15 72 (42.11%) Puppet
16 71 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
17 57 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 55 (32.16%) Bash Shell
19 52 (30.41%) Git (software)
20 51 (29.82%) CloudFront
21 49 (28.65%) Opscode Chef
22 47 (27.49%) Unix
23 46 (26.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 43 (25.15%) Kubernetes
25 42 (24.56%) Security Cleared
26 40 (23.39%) SC Cleared
27 37 (21.64%) Node.js
27 37 (21.64%) MySQL

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 29 (16.96%) Confluence
2 25 (14.62%) nginx
3 14 (8.19%) Gunicorn
4 10 (5.85%) Apache Spark
5 9 (5.26%) Apache
6 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.17%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.58%) IIS
7 1 (0.58%) IPython
7 1 (0.58%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.58%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 171 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (84.80%) Amazon EC2
3 131 (76.61%) Amazon S3
4 117 (68.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 82 (47.95%) Serverless
6 78 (45.61%) Amazon ELB
6 78 (45.61%) AWS Lambda
7 57 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 51 (29.82%) CloudFront
9 32 (18.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 26 (15.20%) GitHub
11 13 (7.60%) OpenShift
12 10 (5.85%) PaaS
13 9 (5.26%) AWS CloudTrail
14 7 (4.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (3.51%) Amazon EMR
15 6 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (2.92%) Amazon SQS
17 2 (1.17%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 33 (19.30%) HTTP
2 18 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 15 (8.77%) DNS
4 14 (8.19%) SSL
5 9 (5.26%) VPN
6 8 (4.68%) Firewall
7 3 (1.75%) DHCP
7 3 (1.75%) IPsec
7 3 (1.75%) LAN
7 3 (1.75%) MPLS
7 3 (1.75%) Network Security
7 3 (1.75%) OpenVPN
7 3 (1.75%) VLAN
7 3 (1.75%) WAN
8 2 (1.17%) Calico
9 1 (0.58%) BGP
9 1 (0.58%) FTP
9 1 (0.58%) ICMP
9 1 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (55.56%) Amazon RDS
2 37 (21.64%) MySQL
3 27 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 21 (12.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (7.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (6.43%) SQL Server
7 10 (5.85%) Hadoop
8 9 (5.26%) Data Mining
9 5 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.75%) Power BI
12 2 (1.17%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 86 (50.29%) Jenkins
2 52 (30.41%) Git (software)
3 31 (18.13%) JIRA
4 25 (14.62%) GitLab
5 23 (13.45%) SonarQube
6 4 (2.34%) Maven
7 3 (1.75%) Selenium
8 2 (1.17%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.17%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.17%) RSpec
8 2 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.58%) Chocolatey
9 1 (0.58%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.58%) Hudson
9 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.58%) RStudio
9 1 (0.58%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (15.20%) Finance
2 9 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 7 (4.09%) Retail
4 3 (1.75%) Law
4 3 (1.75%) Marketing
5 2 (1.17%) Banking
5 2 (1.17%) Electronics
5 2 (1.17%) Legal
5 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 58 (33.92%) AWS DevOps
3 56 (32.75%) AWS Engineer
4 54 (31.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 15 (8.77%) Architect
5 15 (8.77%) Developer
6 12 (7.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 12 (7.02%) Platform Engineer
7 10 (5.85%) Administrator
7 10 (5.85%) AWS Architect
7 10 (5.85%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (4.68%) Server Engineer
10 7 (4.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (4.09%) Senior DevOps
11 5 (2.92%) AWS Administrator
11 5 (2.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (21.64%) Node.js
2 30 (17.54%) Web Services
3 29 (16.96%) Elastic Stack
4 14 (8.19%) LDAP
5 10 (5.85%) Kafka
6 9 (5.26%) REST
7 7 (4.09%) HTML
7 7 (4.09%) LEMP Stack
7 7 (4.09%) Memcached
7 7 (4.09%) PHP-FPM
8 5 (2.92%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.92%) CSS
8 5 (2.92%) HTML5
8 5 (2.92%) JSON
9 4 (2.34%) jQuery
10 3 (1.75%) .NET
10 3 (1.75%) CSS3
10 3 (1.75%) LAMP
10 3 (1.75%) YAML
11 2 (1.17%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) Cloud Native
2 12 (7.02%) Fintech
3 10 (5.85%) User Experience
4 8 (4.68%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.51%) NHS
6 5 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.92%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.34%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.75%) Cybercrime
8 3 (1.75%) Equities
8 3 (1.75%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.17%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.17%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 129 (75.44%) Linux
2 47 (27.49%) Unix
3 46 (26.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (18.13%) CentOS
5 21 (12.28%) Ubuntu
6 14 (8.19%) Windows
7 9 (5.26%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.17%) Fedora
8 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (80.12%) DevOps
2 79 (46.20%) Configuration Management
3 71 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (19.88%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (16.37%) Microservices
6 24 (14.04%) Auto-Scaling
7 23 (13.45%) Migration
8 22 (12.87%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 17 (9.94%) Test Automation
10 15 (8.77%) Deployment Automation
11 14 (8.19%) Analytics
12 13 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (7.02%) Mentoring
14 11 (6.43%) Line Management
15 10 (5.85%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
16 9 (5.26%) SDLC
16 9 (5.26%) Server Management
17 8 (4.68%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (47.95%) Python
2 55 (32.16%) Bash Shell
3 27 (15.79%) Java
4 9 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.26%) PHP
4 9 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.68%) Ruby
5 8 (4.68%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.09%) SQL
7 2 (1.17%) Go
7 2 (1.17%) Perl
7 2 (1.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 40 (23.39%) SC Cleared
3 14 (8.19%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.58%) CIPD
4 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.58%) Degree
4 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) QA
2 4 (2.34%) PMO
3 2 (1.17%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (63.16%) Docker
2 9 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.17%) Btrfs
4 1 (0.58%) Squid
Systems Management
1 127 (74.27%) Terraform
2 80 (46.78%) Ansible
3 72 (42.11%) Puppet
4 49 (28.65%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (25.15%) Kubernetes
6 24 (14.04%) Grafana
6 24 (14.04%) Packer
6 24 (14.04%) Prometheus
7 19 (11.11%) Rancher
8 10 (5.85%) HAProxy
8 10 (5.85%) Sysdig
9 8 (4.68%) Nagios
9 8 (4.68%) WSUS
10 7 (4.09%) Icinga
11 4 (2.34%) logstash
12 3 (1.75%) Kibana
13 2 (1.17%) Consul
13 2 (1.17%) Fluentd
13 2 (1.17%) Mesos
13 2 (1.17%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 26 (15.20%) Atlassian
2 21 (12.28%) Black Duck
3 9 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.26%) Splunk
4 5 (2.92%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.75%) Oracle
6 2 (1.17%) Google
6 2 (1.17%) SAP
7 1 (0.58%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.58%) hybris
7 1 (0.58%) Nokia
7 1 (0.58%) WorldPay