Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 August 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 39 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +13
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 6 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.64% 2.77% 3.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.76% 23.73% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 9
Liverpool median daily rate £650 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.58% -2.94% +25.93%
10th Percentile £438 £335 £373
90th Percentile £900 £473 £625
Merseyside median daily rate £600 £410 £409
% change year-on-year +46.34% +0.31% +21.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 51 59 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 13.97% 11.68% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 22
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £313 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -32.98% +198.40%
10th Percentile £138 £113 £289
90th Percentile £638 £575 £554
Merseyside median daily rate £410 £325 £438
% change year-on-year +26.15% -25.71% +94.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% +13.64% -24.14%
10th Percentile £13.70 £10.95 £10.50
90th Percentile £19.30 £15.55 £11.50
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +32.00% +13.64% -24.14%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Liverpool

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Liverpool

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (33.33%) Packer
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Rancher
3 2 (33.33%) Serverless
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Server Management
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (33.33%) Serverless
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) GitLab
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) OWASP
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) NIST 800
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) Terraform
2 2 (33.33%) Packer
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat