Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon CloudWatch over the 6 months to 9 May 2021 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 CloudWatch
England > London
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 378 382 422
Rank change year-on-year +4 +40 +63
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 85 55 178
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.95% 0.75% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 43 124
10th Percentile £425 £415 £451
25th Percentile £500 £459 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £588 £575
Median % change year-on-year -6.38% +2.17% -4.17%
75th Percentile £688 £650 £644
90th Percentile £738 £720 £675
England median daily rate £500 £600 £550
% change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% -7.56%

Amazon CloudWatch 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 8,903 7,287 12,566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.05% 34.05% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,538 5,434 9,198
10th Percentile £363 £319 £350
25th Percentile £431 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £625 £619 £606
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 66
10th Percentile £15.25 £15.50 £12.88
25th Percentile £21.73 £20.00 £17.89
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.44 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +70.20% +25.90% -16.00%
75th Percentile £65.00 £55.00 £34.58
90th Percentile £68.00 £78.75 £63.13
England median hourly rate £21.05 £20.00 £18.33
% change year-on-year +5.25% +9.11% -3.25%

Amazon CloudWatch
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon CloudWatch as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon CloudWatch in London

Amazon CloudWatch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch in London.

Daily rate trend for Amazon CloudWatch in London

Amazon CloudWatch
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch in London over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in London

Amazon CloudWatch
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch within the London region over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. 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
Central London +18 5 £600 +9.09% 14
Amazon CloudWatch
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 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 London region with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch.

1 83 (97.65%) AWS
2 52 (61.18%) AWS Lambda
3 49 (57.65%) Serverless
4 42 (49.41%) Amazon S3
5 38 (44.71%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (44.71%) DevOps
6 34 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 33 (38.82%) Terraform
8 28 (32.94%) Amazon SQS
9 27 (31.76%) Amazon RDS
10 26 (30.59%) Jenkins
10 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (28.24%) Python
11 24 (28.24%) Docker
11 24 (28.24%) Amazon ECS
12 23 (27.06%) Ansible
12 23 (27.06%) Microservices
12 23 (27.06%) Linux
13 20 (23.53%) AWS Certification
14 19 (22.35%) Kubernetes
14 19 (22.35%) Route 53
14 19 (22.35%) Azure
14 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
15 18 (21.18%) Windows
16 17 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 15 (17.65%) Node.js
17 15 (17.65%) .NET
17 15 (17.65%) Amazon EKS
18 14 (16.47%) SC Cleared
18 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared

Amazon CloudWatch
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (8.24%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.88%) Confluence
3 3 (3.53%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.53%) IIS
3 3 (3.53%) JBoss
3 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (2.35%) nginx
5 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 83 (97.65%) AWS
2 52 (61.18%) AWS Lambda
3 49 (57.65%) Serverless
4 42 (49.41%) Amazon S3
5 38 (44.71%) Amazon EC2
6 34 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 28 (32.94%) Amazon SQS
8 24 (28.24%) Amazon ECS
9 19 (22.35%) Azure
9 19 (22.35%) Route 53
10 17 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 15 (17.65%) Amazon EKS
12 12 (14.12%) GitHub
13 9 (10.59%) AWS Direct Connect
13 9 (10.59%) CloudFront
14 8 (9.41%) Amazon ELB
15 7 (8.24%) AWS CodePipeline
15 7 (8.24%) AWS Fargate
16 6 (7.06%) AWS Step Functions
16 6 (7.06%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
2 2 (2.35%) DNS
2 2 (2.35%) DSL
2 2 (2.35%) SSL
2 2 (2.35%) VPN
3 1 (1.18%) 5G
3 1 (1.18%) Broadband
3 1 (1.18%) Firewall
3 1 (1.18%) HTTP
3 1 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.76%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (14.12%) Big Data
3 10 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (9.41%) Hadoop
5 7 (8.24%) MySQL
6 6 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (3.53%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.35%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.35%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.18%) HBase
10 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.18%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 26 (30.59%) Jenkins
2 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.41%) JIRA
4 7 (8.24%) SonarQube
5 5 (5.88%) Subversion
6 3 (3.53%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.53%) Codeship
7 2 (2.35%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.35%) Gatling
7 2 (2.35%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.35%) JUnit
7 2 (2.35%) Maven
7 2 (2.35%) Mocha
7 2 (2.35%) Mockito
7 2 (2.35%) Postman
8 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.18%) RSpec
8 1 (1.18%) Selenium
8 1 (1.18%) webpack
General
1 11 (12.94%) Social Skills
2 10 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Publishing
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.18%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) AWS Engineer
2 21 (24.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (21.18%) Developer
4 14 (16.47%) Architect
5 12 (14.12%) AWS DevOps
5 12 (14.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Angular Developer
8 6 (7.06%) AWS Architect
8 6 (7.06%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (7.06%) Data Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.88%) AWS Developer
9 5 (5.88%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Data Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Big Data Architect
10 4 (4.71%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) .NET
1 15 (17.65%) Node.js
2 13 (15.29%) React
3 9 (10.59%) JSON
3 9 (10.59%) YAML
4 8 (9.41%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (7.06%) GraphQL
5 6 (7.06%) Web Services
6 4 (4.71%) OAuth
6 4 (4.71%) OpenID
6 4 (4.71%) WebSockets
6 4 (4.71%) XML
7 3 (3.53%) .NET Core
7 3 (3.53%) Apollo GraphQL
7 3 (3.53%) gRPC
7 3 (3.53%) Kafka
7 3 (3.53%) RESTful
7 3 (3.53%) Spring Boot
8 2 (2.35%) Lambda Expressions
8 2 (2.35%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) User Experience
2 9 (10.59%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.53%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.35%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) Robotics
5 2 (2.35%) Social Media
6 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Linux
2 18 (21.18%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.35%) Unix
5 1 (1.18%) CentOS
5 1 (1.18%) HPUX
5 1 (1.18%) Solaris
5 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) DevOps
2 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (27.06%) Microservices
4 13 (15.29%) Analytics
5 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure as Code
6 9 (10.59%) Open Source
6 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.41%) ITIL
7 8 (9.41%) Migration
7 8 (9.41%) Scrum
8 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.24%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.06%) B2B
9 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Automation
9 6 (7.06%) Web Application Development
10 5 (5.88%) Change Management
10 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.88%) Data Architecture
10 5 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.24%) Python
2 13 (15.29%) Java
3 12 (14.12%) C#
3 12 (14.12%) SQL
3 12 (14.12%) TypeScript
4 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.06%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.53%) Go
9 1 (1.18%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) R
9 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) AWS Certification
2 14 (16.47%) SC Cleared
2 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.18%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.29%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.18%) NIST
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (28.24%) Docker
2 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (38.82%) Terraform
2 23 (27.06%) Ansible
3 19 (22.35%) Kubernetes
4 13 (15.29%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (15.29%) Puppet
5 5 (5.88%) Grafana
6 4 (4.71%) Prometheus
7 3 (3.53%) Kibana
7 3 (3.53%) logstash
8 1 (1.18%) Ambari
8 1 (1.18%) Consul
8 1 (1.18%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (1.18%) Oozie
8 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Splunk
2 6 (7.06%) VMware
3 5 (5.88%) Cloudera
4 4 (4.71%) New Relic
4 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
5 3 (3.53%) Hortonworks
5 3 (3.53%) Informatica
5 3 (3.53%) Rollbar
6 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.35%) Dynatrace
6 2 (2.35%) SAP
7 1 (1.18%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.18%) Cloudamize
7 1 (1.18%) CloudEndure
7 1 (1.18%) Google
7 1 (1.18%) IBM
7 1 (1.18%) NetApp
7 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com