Period
to 16 November 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 16 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 Web Services (AWS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 47 48
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +24
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 60 56 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.65% 3.58% 3.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.03% 30.11% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 33
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £300 £425 £413
90th Percentile £568 £591 £695
East of England median daily rate £511 £520 £450
% change year-on-year -1.59% +15.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 - -

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 222 186 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.52% 11.89% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 112 76
Hertfordshire median daily rate £406 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +4.35% +11.29%
10th Percentile £153 £200 £205
90th Percentile £569 £550 £613
East of England median daily rate £435 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 - £16.00
10th Percentile £14.70 - £11.50
90th Percentile £28.80 - £18.40
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £62.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -72.00% +247.22% -43.31%

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 16 November 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 16 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
Watford +4 18 £475 -9.52% 3
St Albans - 12 £475 - 9
Rickmansworth -3 8 £380 -27.62%
Hemel Hempstead +3 7 £475 +18.75% 3
Welwyn Garden City -18 4 £538 +2.38% 4
Hatfield +3 3 - - 8
Royston - 1 - - 1
Amazon AWS
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 34 (56.67%) Java
2 32 (53.33%) Web Services
3 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (26.67%) DevOps
5 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (23.33%) SQL
6 13 (21.67%) HTML
6 13 (21.67%) .NET
6 13 (21.67%) Spring
7 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 12 (20.00%) CSS
7 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (18.33%) HTML5
8 11 (18.33%) Python
8 11 (18.33%) Windows
8 11 (18.33%) Linux
8 11 (18.33%) C#
8 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
8 11 (18.33%) MVC
9 10 (16.67%) Docker
9 10 (16.67%) Microservices
9 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 10 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (15.00%) BDD
10 9 (15.00%) TDD
10 9 (15.00%) OO
10 9 (15.00%) Java 8
11 8 (13.33%) Kubernetes

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 10 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (11.67%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 4 (6.67%) Apache Spark
4 4 (6.67%) Confluence
5 2 (3.33%) nginx
5 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (10.00%) SaaS
3 5 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (6.67%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (6.67%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (6.67%) IaaS
4 4 (6.67%) PaaS
5 3 (5.00%) GitHub
6 2 (3.33%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.67%) G Suite
7 1 (1.67%) Heroku
7 1 (1.67%) Office 365
7 1 (1.67%) Stackdriver
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (5.00%) OSPF
2 3 (5.00%) RIP
3 2 (3.33%) DNS
3 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.67%) DHCP
4 1 (1.67%) FTP
4 1 (1.67%) HTTP
4 1 (1.67%) Network Security
4 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Sybase ASE
2 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (8.33%) Big Data
4 4 (6.67%) Amazon Athena
4 4 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.67%) DB2
6 1 (1.67%) Power BI
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.33%) gulp
3 5 (8.33%) JIRA
4 4 (6.67%) Bitbucket
4 4 (6.67%) Grunt
4 4 (6.67%) IntelliJ
4 4 (6.67%) Maven
4 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (3.33%) Gradle
6 2 (3.33%) Subversion
6 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.67%) Checkstyle
7 1 (1.67%) Cobertura
7 1 (1.67%) JMeter
7 1 (1.67%) jMock
7 1 (1.67%) JUnit
7 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) French Language
3 1 (1.67%) German Language
3 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.67%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Developer
2 17 (28.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.33%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Architect
6 7 (11.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Angular Developer
8 5 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.67%) AWS Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Data Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Elasticsearch Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Data Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Data Scientist
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (53.33%) Web Services
2 13 (21.67%) .NET
2 13 (21.67%) HTML
2 13 (21.67%) Spring
3 12 (20.00%) CSS
4 11 (18.33%) HTML5
5 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.00%) SOAP
6 6 (10.00%) XML
7 5 (8.33%) Dropwizard
7 5 (8.33%) JSP
7 5 (8.33%) REST
7 5 (8.33%) Spring Boot
8 4 (6.67%) Hystrix
8 4 (6.67%) JSON
8 4 (6.67%) React
8 4 (6.67%) RESTful
8 4 (6.67%) Scalatra
8 4 (6.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Linux
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) DC/OS
2 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Solaris
2 1 (1.67%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) DevOps
3 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (18.33%) MVC
4 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.67%) Microservices
6 9 (15.00%) BDD
6 9 (15.00%) OO
6 9 (15.00%) TDD
7 8 (13.33%) Kanban
7 8 (13.33%) Scrum
8 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.67%) Migration
8 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.33%) Open Source
9 5 (8.33%) Pair Programming
9 5 (8.33%) Project Management
9 5 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) Java
2 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.33%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (18.33%) C#
4 11 (18.33%) Python
5 9 (15.00%) Java 8
6 8 (13.33%) PHP
7 6 (10.00%) Groovy
8 5 (8.33%) Scala
9 4 (6.67%) C++
9 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.33%) Perl
12 1 (1.67%) ES6
12 1 (1.67%) Go
12 1 (1.67%) Ruby
12 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Docker
2 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 7 (11.67%) Terraform
3 5 (8.33%) Ansible
3 5 (8.33%) Puppet
4 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.00%) Mesos
6 2 (3.33%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.67%) Kibana
7 1 (1.67%) logstash
7 1 (1.67%) Nagios
7 1 (1.67%) Rancher
7 1 (1.67%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Sybase
3 5 (8.33%) New Relic
4 4 (6.67%) IBM
4 4 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) McAfee
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.33%) Splunk
5 2 (3.33%) Symantec
6 1 (1.67%) Avaya
6 1 (1.67%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.67%) Mercator
6 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.67%) Sonatype
6 1 (1.67%) webMethods