Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 19 February 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 Web Services (AWS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 38 50
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 +31
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 72 62 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.68% 4.69% 3.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.03% 52.99% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 30
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.24%
10th Percentile £384 £386 £324
90th Percentile £581 £724 £575
East of England median daily rate £519 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -1.14% +10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £62.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £62.50

Amazon AWS 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 218 117 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.17% 8.85% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 70 77
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £513 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +25.00% -8.89%
10th Percentile £300 £254 £250
90th Percentile £550 £713 £650
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £433
% change year-on-year +3.03% -4.62% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £155.00 - £22.75
10th Percentile £147.50 - £15.25
90th Percentile £162.50 - £53.63
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £23.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +165.96% -26.56% +156.00%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Hertfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Hertfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Hertfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Watford -5 22 £525 +2.44% 7
Welwyn Garden City -2 18 £525 -16.00%
Hatfield -14 3 £525 - 8
St Albans - 3 £350 - 15
Stevenage - 3 £500 -
Rickmansworth -2 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £400 -
Welwyn - 1 £575 - 2
Amazon AWS
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 43 (59.72%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) TDD
3 32 (44.44%) BDD
4 26 (36.11%) DevOps
5 25 (34.72%) Java
6 23 (31.94%) E-Commerce
6 23 (31.94%) Microservices
7 20 (27.78%) Python
8 19 (26.39%) Web Services
8 19 (26.39%) Ruby
8 19 (26.39%) Analytics
8 19 (26.39%) MongoDB
9 18 (25.00%) Node.js
9 18 (25.00%) Docker
10 17 (23.61%) Kanban
10 17 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (23.61%) Scrum
10 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
10 17 (23.61%) .NET
11 16 (22.22%) NoSQL
12 14 (19.44%) Git (software)
12 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (18.06%) PaaS
13 13 (18.06%) Ansible
13 13 (18.06%) C#
14 12 (16.67%) OO
14 12 (16.67%) Google
14 12 (16.67%) Kafka
14 12 (16.67%) .NET Core
15 11 (15.28%) Puppet

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.17%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.78%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (18.06%) PaaS
3 11 (15.28%) Google Analytics
4 8 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (11.11%) Amazon S3
5 7 (9.72%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (9.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (6.94%) GitHub
7 4 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (5.56%) Route 53
7 4 (5.56%) Serverless
8 3 (4.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (2.78%) CloudFront
9 2 (2.78%) Heroku
9 2 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (1.39%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
2 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) MongoDB
2 16 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 11 (15.28%) MySQL
4 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (11.11%) Big Data
5 8 (11.11%) DB2
5 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (6.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (6.94%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.28%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.72%) Subversion
4 6 (8.33%) Ant
4 6 (8.33%) Grunt
4 6 (8.33%) gulp
4 6 (8.33%) IntelliJ
5 4 (5.56%) JIRA
5 4 (5.56%) Mocha
6 3 (4.17%) Maven
7 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (1.39%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.39%) Gradle
8 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.39%) MSTest
8 1 (1.39%) Selenium
8 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.39%) webpack
General
1 11 (15.28%) Advertising
1 11 (15.28%) Marketing
1 11 (15.28%) Retail
2 4 (5.56%) Automotive
3 2 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) Architect
3 17 (23.61%) Java Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (15.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) E-Commerce Architect
5 11 (15.28%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 8 (11.11%) AWS Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Digital Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 6 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (6.94%) Agile Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Data Scientist
10 4 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
11 3 (4.17%) .NET Developer
11 3 (4.17%) AWS Architect
11 3 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
11 3 (4.17%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.39%) Web Services
2 18 (25.00%) Node.js
3 17 (23.61%) .NET
4 12 (16.67%) .NET Core
4 12 (16.67%) Kafka
5 11 (15.28%) React
6 10 (13.89%) CSS
6 10 (13.89%) HTML
6 10 (13.89%) Spring
7 9 (12.50%) HTML5
8 8 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.33%) Dropwizard
9 6 (8.33%) Hystrix
9 6 (8.33%) Play Framework
9 6 (8.33%) Scalatra
9 6 (8.33%) Spring Boot
10 5 (6.94%) J2EE
11 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.56%) Hibernate
11 4 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.17%) FMCG
5 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.39%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Linux
1 9 (12.50%) Unix
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) DC/OS
3 2 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (59.72%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) TDD
3 32 (44.44%) BDD
4 26 (36.11%) DevOps
5 23 (31.94%) E-Commerce
5 23 (31.94%) Microservices
6 19 (26.39%) Analytics
7 17 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (23.61%) Kanban
7 17 (23.61%) Scrum
8 12 (16.67%) OO
9 11 (15.28%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (15.28%) Pair Programming
10 10 (13.89%) MVC
11 9 (12.50%) Web Development
12 8 (11.11%) Software Delivery
13 7 (9.72%) Refactoring
13 7 (9.72%) SOA
13 7 (9.72%) SOLID
13 7 (9.72%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) Java
2 20 (27.78%) Python
3 19 (26.39%) Ruby
4 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
5 13 (18.06%) C#
6 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.72%) Groovy
7 7 (9.72%) SQL
8 6 (8.33%) PHP
9 5 (6.94%) R
10 4 (5.56%) Perl
10 4 (5.56%) VB
10 4 (5.56%) VBScript
11 2 (2.78%) Go
11 2 (2.78%) Scala
12 1 (1.39%) ES6
12 1 (1.39%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 3 (4.17%) CCNA
2 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (2.78%) CCSP
3 2 (2.78%) CISM
3 2 (2.78%) CISSP
3 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.78%) HND
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.78%) GCP
4 1 (1.39%) GDPR
4 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) Docker
2 9 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (18.06%) Ansible
2 11 (15.28%) Puppet
3 10 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.94%) Kubernetes
4 5 (6.94%) Mesos
4 5 (6.94%) Terraform
5 2 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.78%) Marathon
5 2 (2.78%) Rancher
6 1 (1.39%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Google
2 11 (15.28%) Oracle
3 9 (12.50%) VMware
4 7 (9.72%) IBM
5 6 (8.33%) hybris
5 6 (8.33%) Intershop
5 6 (8.33%) New Relic
6 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.56%) Tableau
7 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.78%) Citrix
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco
8 1 (1.39%) F5
8 1 (1.39%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.39%) Sonatype
8 1 (1.39%) Splunk
8 1 (1.39%) Xamarin