Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 643 663 744
Rank change year-on-year +20 +81 +77
Contract jobs citing Route 53 187 187 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.84% 1.13% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 138 71
England median daily rate £513 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £400 £418 £400
90th Percentile £675 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £550 £520
% change year-on-year -9.09% +5.77% +15.56%
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 22,177 16,530 11,498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 24.69% 18.05% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,430 11,588 7,939
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £291
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 291 204 151
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.56 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.72% -2.30% -12.20%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £58.75 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £18.63 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.04% -1.97% -12.20%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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 -48 86 £600 +9.09% 38
North of England +33 65 £450 +4.05% 5
Yorkshire - 38 £500 - 3
North West +9 25 £450 +4.05% 2
South East +19 17 £582 +22.42% 3
Midlands -1 13 £394 -28.41% 9
East Midlands +17 12 £400 -15.79% 5
South West -32 6 £465 -4.62% 1
North East - 6 £500 -
West Midlands -27 1 £363 -34.09% 4
Route 53
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 187 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (89.30%) Amazon EC2
3 161 (86.10%) DevOps
4 147 (78.61%) Amazon S3
5 123 (65.78%) Linux
6 119 (63.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 102 (54.55%) Amazon RDS
8 100 (53.48%) Terraform
9 99 (52.94%) Docker
10 87 (46.52%) Jenkins
11 77 (41.18%) Python
12 74 (39.57%) Puppet
13 71 (37.97%) Serverless
14 70 (37.43%) AWS Lambda
15 69 (36.90%) Ansible
16 68 (36.36%) Bash Shell
17 66 (35.29%) Amazon ELB
18 57 (30.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 57 (30.48%) MySQL
19 56 (29.95%) Kubernetes
20 54 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
21 53 (28.34%) GitLab
22 51 (27.27%) CentOS
22 51 (27.27%) Configuration Management
23 49 (26.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
24 45 (24.06%) Microservices
25 43 (22.99%) Web Services
25 43 (22.99%) Elastic Stack
26 42 (22.46%) TCP/IP
27 41 (21.93%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 35 (18.72%) Confluence
2 14 (7.49%) nginx
3 7 (3.74%) Apache
4 5 (2.67%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.14%) CMS
6 2 (1.07%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.53%) IIS
7 1 (0.53%) Lightstreamer
7 1 (0.53%) Mule
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 187 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (89.30%) Amazon EC2
3 147 (78.61%) Amazon S3
4 119 (63.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 71 (37.97%) Serverless
6 70 (37.43%) AWS Lambda
7 66 (35.29%) Amazon ELB
8 49 (26.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 31 (16.58%) AWS CloudFormation
10 28 (14.97%) CloudFront
11 24 (12.83%) AWS CloudTrail
12 19 (10.16%) Amazon SQS
13 15 (8.02%) SaaS
14 13 (6.95%) IaaS
15 12 (6.42%) PaaS
16 11 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 11 (5.88%) AWS CodePipeline
17 9 (4.81%) Amazon Kinesis
18 7 (3.74%) Amazon EMR
19 6 (3.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.46%) TCP/IP
2 38 (20.32%) HTTP
3 37 (19.79%) DNS
4 21 (11.23%) VPN
5 17 (9.09%) Firewall
6 14 (7.49%) ICMP
7 9 (4.81%) SSL
8 3 (1.60%) OpenVPN
9 2 (1.07%) IPsec
9 2 (1.07%) SSH
10 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.53%) Internet
10 1 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.53%) Network Security
10 1 (0.53%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (54.55%) Amazon RDS
2 57 (30.48%) MySQL
3 41 (21.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 41 (21.93%) MongoDB
4 36 (19.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.07%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.07%) Apache Zeppelin
7 2 (1.07%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.07%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.07%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.07%) Redis
8 1 (0.53%) Big Data
8 1 (0.53%) DB2
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 87 (46.52%) Jenkins
2 53 (28.34%) GitLab
3 39 (20.86%) JIRA
4 34 (18.18%) SonarQube
5 29 (15.51%) Git (software)
6 14 (7.49%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.14%) Maven
8 3 (1.60%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.60%) Selenium
9 1 (0.53%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.53%) Bower
9 1 (0.53%) Gradle
9 1 (0.53%) gulp
9 1 (0.53%) Hudson
9 1 (0.53%) JMeter
9 1 (0.53%) RSpec
9 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (9.63%) Finance
2 12 (6.42%) Retail
3 2 (1.07%) Banking
3 2 (1.07%) Legal
3 2 (1.07%) Publishing
4 1 (0.53%) Electronics
4 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.53%) Marketing
4 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (51.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 59 (31.55%) AWS Engineer
3 53 (28.34%) AWS DevOps
4 51 (27.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 33 (17.65%) Architect
6 27 (14.44%) AWS Architect
7 18 (9.63%) Cloud Architect
8 14 (7.49%) Senior DevOps
9 12 (6.42%) Administrator
9 12 (6.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
10 11 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (5.35%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.28%) Developer
13 6 (3.21%) Linux Administrator
13 6 (3.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 5 (2.67%) AWS Administrator
14 5 (2.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.99%) Elastic Stack
1 43 (22.99%) Web Services
2 22 (11.76%) Node.js
3 12 (6.42%) Memcached
4 11 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (5.88%) PHP-FPM
5 7 (3.74%) Spring
5 7 (3.74%) Spring Boot
5 7 (3.74%) Spring Cloud
5 7 (3.74%) Zuul
6 6 (3.21%) HTML
6 6 (3.21%) HTML5
7 5 (2.67%) OAuth
7 5 (2.67%) OAuth2
7 5 (2.67%) OpenID
8 4 (2.14%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.14%) CSS
8 4 (2.14%) CSS3
9 3 (1.60%) .NET
9 3 (1.60%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 20 (10.70%) Cloud Native
3 9 (4.81%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.67%) Fintech
4 5 (2.67%) NHS
5 3 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.07%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.53%) Clustering
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.53%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.53%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.53%) User Experience
7 1 (0.53%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 123 (65.78%) Linux
2 57 (30.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 51 (27.27%) CentOS
4 14 (7.49%) Unix
5 4 (2.14%) Windows
6 3 (1.60%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.07%) Fedora
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (86.10%) DevOps
2 54 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 45 (24.06%) Microservices
5 37 (19.79%) Auto-Scaling
5 37 (19.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 35 (18.72%) Migration
7 31 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (16.04%) Test Automation
9 27 (14.44%) Open Source
10 22 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
10 22 (11.76%) SDLC
10 22 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
11 17 (9.09%) TOGAF
11 17 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
12 15 (8.02%) Deployment Automation
12 15 (8.02%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (7.49%) Load Balancing
13 14 (7.49%) Software Delivery
13 14 (7.49%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 77 (41.18%) Python
2 68 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 32 (17.11%) Java
4 15 (8.02%) SQL
5 14 (7.49%) PHP
6 12 (6.42%) Ruby
7 11 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 10 (5.35%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.67%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.14%) Perl
11 3 (1.60%) C
12 2 (1.07%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.53%) C#
13 1 (0.53%) ES6
13 1 (0.53%) Go
13 1 (0.53%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 23 (12.30%) SC Cleared
1 23 (12.30%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.35%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.14%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.60%) PMO
System Software
1 99 (52.94%) Docker
2 9 (4.81%) NFS
3 2 (1.07%) Btrfs
4 1 (0.53%) Squid
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 100 (53.48%) Terraform
2 74 (39.57%) Puppet
3 69 (36.90%) Ansible
4 56 (29.95%) Kubernetes
5 40 (21.39%) Packer
6 37 (19.79%) Grafana
6 37 (19.79%) Prometheus
7 35 (18.72%) Rancher
8 34 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (7.49%) HAProxy
10 13 (6.95%) Nagios
11 12 (6.42%) Icinga
12 10 (5.35%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (1.07%) Consul
13 2 (1.07%) Oracle ZFS
14 1 (0.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 1 (0.53%) Kibana
14 1 (0.53%) Mesos
14 1 (0.53%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.53%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 31 (16.58%) Black Duck
2 22 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 15 (8.02%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.95%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.67%) Ping Identity
6 2 (1.07%) Greenplum
6 2 (1.07%) hybris
6 2 (1.07%) Oracle
6 2 (1.07%) Tableau
7 1 (0.53%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.53%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) IBM
7 1 (0.53%) Nokia
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.53%) VMware