Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 673 720 782
Rank change year-on-year +47 +62 +93
Contract jobs citing Route 53 167 145 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.16% 0.094%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.76% 0.94% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 103 66
England median daily rate £525 £538 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +7.50% +12.36%
10th Percentile £400 £413 £369
90th Percentile £675 £625 £591
UK median daily rate £500 £538 £500
% change year-on-year -6.98% +7.50% +12.36%
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 22,000 15,409 11,761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 23.40% 16.54% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,356 10,763 8,111
England median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £270 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £605
UK median daily rate £485 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +4.30% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 199 169
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £12.20
90th Percentile £57.25 £60.75 £56.77
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +5.56% -18.18%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -17 73 £600 +10.34% 26
North of England +25 56 £450 -0.83% 4
Yorkshire - 30 £500 - 2
North West -3 25 £450 -0.83% 2
Midlands +1 16 £400 -20.00% 1
South East +6 14 £569 +42.19% 2
East Midlands +24 8 £400 -15.79%
West Midlands -23 8 £456 -8.75% 1
South West -19 6 £465 +21.57% 1
North East - 5 £500 -
East of England -3 1 £570 +3.64% 1
Route 53
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 167 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (92.22%) Amazon EC2
3 139 (83.23%) DevOps
4 137 (82.04%) Amazon S3
5 116 (69.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 110 (65.87%) Linux
7 101 (60.48%) Terraform
8 95 (56.89%) Docker
9 93 (55.69%) Amazon RDS
10 87 (52.10%) Jenkins
11 75 (44.91%) Python
12 73 (43.71%) Puppet
13 72 (43.11%) Amazon ELB
14 70 (41.92%) Ansible
15 65 (38.92%) Serverless
16 64 (38.32%) Bash Shell
17 62 (37.13%) AWS Lambda
18 53 (31.74%) Configuration Management
19 52 (31.14%) Agile Software Development
20 51 (30.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
21 50 (29.94%) Kubernetes
21 50 (29.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 50 (29.94%) MySQL
22 46 (27.54%) GitLab
23 44 (26.35%) Opscode Chef
23 44 (26.35%) CentOS
24 42 (25.15%) HTTP
25 41 (24.55%) Web Services
26 39 (23.35%) MongoDB
27 38 (22.75%) Microservices

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 30 (17.96%) Confluence
2 11 (6.59%) nginx
3 7 (4.19%) Apache
4 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.60%) IIS
5 1 (0.60%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 167 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (92.22%) Amazon EC2
3 137 (82.04%) Amazon S3
4 116 (69.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 72 (43.11%) Amazon ELB
6 65 (38.92%) Serverless
7 62 (37.13%) AWS Lambda
8 51 (30.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 33 (19.76%) AWS CloudFormation
9 33 (19.76%) CloudFront
10 17 (10.18%) Amazon SQS
11 16 (9.58%) AWS CloudTrail
12 15 (8.98%) PaaS
13 12 (7.19%) IaaS
14 11 (6.59%) SaaS
15 10 (5.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 10 (5.99%) GitHub
16 8 (4.79%) Amazon EMR
17 7 (4.19%) AWS CodePipeline
18 6 (3.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (25.15%) HTTP
2 37 (22.16%) TCP/IP
3 29 (17.37%) DNS
4 17 (10.18%) VPN
5 15 (8.98%) Firewall
5 15 (8.98%) SSL
6 11 (6.59%) ICMP
7 3 (1.80%) OpenVPN
8 2 (1.20%) IPsec
8 2 (1.20%) Network Security
8 2 (1.20%) SSH
9 1 (0.60%) DHCP
9 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.60%) Internet
9 1 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.60%) LAN
9 1 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.60%) VLAN
9 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (55.69%) Amazon RDS
2 50 (29.94%) MySQL
3 39 (23.35%) MongoDB
4 33 (19.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 31 (18.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.99%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.20%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.20%) Power BI
9 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.60%) DB2
10 1 (0.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 87 (52.10%) Jenkins
2 46 (27.54%) GitLab
3 33 (19.76%) JIRA
4 32 (19.16%) SonarQube
5 29 (17.37%) Git (software)
6 11 (6.59%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.99%) Maven
8 3 (1.80%) Selenium
9 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.60%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.60%) Gradle
10 1 (0.60%) JMeter
10 1 (0.60%) PHPCI
10 1 (0.60%) RSpec
10 1 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (11.38%) Finance
2 7 (4.19%) Retail
3 3 (1.80%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.80%) Marketing
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
4 2 (1.20%) Electronics
4 2 (1.20%) Legal
4 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.60%) Games
5 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (48.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (29.94%) AWS Engineer
3 42 (25.15%) AWS DevOps
4 40 (23.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 29 (17.37%) Architect
6 23 (13.77%) AWS Architect
7 15 (8.98%) Platform Engineer
8 14 (8.38%) Cloud Architect
9 12 (7.19%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (5.39%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.39%) Senior DevOps
11 8 (4.79%) Administrator
11 8 (4.79%) Server Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) Developer
12 7 (4.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
13 5 (2.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 5 (2.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 5 (2.99%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (24.55%) Web Services
2 36 (21.56%) Elastic Stack
3 23 (13.77%) Node.js
4 8 (4.79%) LEMP Stack
4 8 (4.79%) Memcached
4 8 (4.79%) PHP-FPM
5 5 (2.99%) HTML
6 4 (2.40%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.40%) HTML5
6 4 (2.40%) JSON
7 3 (1.80%) CSS
7 3 (1.80%) LAMP
7 3 (1.80%) REST
7 3 (1.80%) Spring
7 3 (1.80%) Spring Boot
7 3 (1.80%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (1.80%) Zuul
8 2 (1.20%) CSS3
8 2 (1.20%) jQuery
8 2 (1.20%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.38%) Public Cloud
2 18 (10.78%) Cloud Native
3 5 (2.99%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.99%) NHS
4 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (2.40%) Fintech
4 4 (2.40%) User Experience
5 3 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.80%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.20%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.20%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.60%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) Equities
7 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.60%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 110 (65.87%) Linux
2 50 (29.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 44 (26.35%) CentOS
4 17 (10.18%) Unix
5 12 (7.19%) Windows
6 8 (4.79%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.59%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.20%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (83.23%) DevOps
2 53 (31.74%) Configuration Management
3 52 (31.14%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (22.75%) Microservices
5 34 (20.36%) Auto-Scaling
6 33 (19.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 25 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (13.77%) Migration
9 22 (13.17%) Test Automation
10 17 (10.18%) Open Source
11 16 (9.58%) Kalman Filter
11 16 (9.58%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (8.98%) SDLC
12 15 (8.98%) Vulnerability Management
13 14 (8.38%) Deployment Automation
14 11 (6.59%) Coaching
14 11 (6.59%) Load Balancing
14 11 (6.59%) Mentoring
14 11 (6.59%) Software Delivery
14 11 (6.59%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 75 (44.91%) Python
2 64 (38.32%) Bash Shell
3 27 (16.17%) Java
4 14 (8.38%) Ruby
5 12 (7.19%) PHP
5 12 (7.19%) SQL
6 10 (5.99%) PowerShell
6 10 (5.99%) Shell Script
7 9 (5.39%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.99%) Perl
9 3 (1.80%) C
10 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.60%) Go
11 1 (0.60%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 29 (17.37%) Security Cleared
2 27 (16.17%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.59%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.99%) QA
2 3 (1.80%) PMO
3 1 (0.60%) GDPR
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 95 (56.89%) Docker
2 8 (4.79%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.99%) NFS
4 2 (1.20%) Btrfs
5 1 (0.60%) Squid
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 101 (60.48%) Terraform
2 73 (43.71%) Puppet
3 70 (41.92%) Ansible
4 50 (29.94%) Kubernetes
5 44 (26.35%) Opscode Chef
6 35 (20.96%) Packer
7 33 (19.76%) Grafana
7 33 (19.76%) Prometheus
8 29 (17.37%) Rancher
9 11 (6.59%) HAProxy
10 10 (5.99%) Nagios
11 9 (5.39%) Icinga
12 8 (4.79%) WSUS
13 6 (3.59%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (2.99%) Sysdig
15 2 (1.20%) Consul
15 2 (1.20%) Oracle ZFS
16 1 (0.60%) logstash
16 1 (0.60%) Mesos
16 1 (0.60%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 29 (17.37%) Black Duck
2 17 (10.18%) Red Hat
3 14 (8.38%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.78%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.40%) Splunk
6 3 (1.80%) Oracle
7 2 (1.20%) hybris
7 2 (1.20%) SAP
8 1 (0.60%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.60%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.60%) Google
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) Nokia
8 1 (0.60%) Ping Identity
8 1 (0.60%) VMware
8 1 (0.60%) WorldPay