Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Web Services DevOps
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - -
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 20 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.07% 0.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 0
Essex median daily rate £588 £524 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% - -
East of England median daily rate £550 £550 £499
% change year-on-year - +10.28% +28.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Essex
Contract vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 911 825 884
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 95.05% 97.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 553 452
Essex median daily rate £500 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £248 £263 £213
90th Percentile £600 £588 £517
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 69 179
Essex median hourly rate £31.02 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.57% +62.50% -38.46%
10th Percentile £14.95 £11.97 £15.75
90th Percentile £56.91 £63.75 £42.77
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.56
% change year-on-year -2.86% -14.88% +0.29%

AWS DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings that featured AWS DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps in Essex

AWS DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS DevOps in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS DevOps in Essex

AWS DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps in Essex over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS DevOps in Essex

AWS DevOps
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWS DevOps within the Essex region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Southend-on-Sea +12 11 £613 +14.11%
AWS DevOps
East of England

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, AWS DevOps contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region featuring AWS DevOps in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 18 (90.00%) Ansible
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
5 10 (50.00%) Terraform
6 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (40.00%) Docker
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (30.00%) Java
9 5 (25.00%) Middleware
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (20.00%) JIRA
10 4 (20.00%) Confluence
10 4 (20.00%) Puppet
10 4 (20.00%) Microservices
10 4 (20.00%) Open Source
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (20.00%) SSL
10 4 (20.00%) HTTP
10 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (20.00%) Web Services
11 3 (15.00%) MySQL
11 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) GitHub
3 2 (10.00%) PaaS
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) GitLab
General
1 3 (15.00%) Electronics
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Middleware
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Microservices
5 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (10.00%) High Availability
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Go
2 2 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
2 2 (10.00%) Scala
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (90.00%) Ansible
2 10 (50.00%) Terraform
3 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (20.00%) Puppet
5 2 (10.00%) Salt
6 1 (5.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle