Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 34 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +16
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 6 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.60% 4.09% 3.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.82% 26.87% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 11
Liverpool median daily rate £613 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -1.18% -2.86%
10th Percentile £369 £361 £373
90th Percentile £836 £449 £500
Merseyside median daily rate £575 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +38.55% -2.35% -
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 68 67 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 18.09% 15.23% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 34
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £319 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -23.65% +209.26%
10th Percentile £128 £151 £293
90th Percentile £589 £558 £524
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £350 £418
% change year-on-year +14.29% -16.17% +167.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% +13.64% -50.77%
10th Percentile £13.70 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £19.30 £15.85 £11.50
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +32.00% +13.64% -50.77%

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 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 October 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%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (16.67%) Terraform
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) Rancher
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) GDPR
4 1 (16.67%) NIST 800
4 1 (16.67%) Serverless
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) CISM
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum

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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Serverless
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Kanban
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (16.67%) OWASP
1 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
1 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
1 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
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 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
1 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Packer
1 1 (16.67%) Rancher
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Brocade
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) VMware