Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 393 342 404
Rank change year-on-year -51 +62 +93
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 124 44 201
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.27% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.10% 0.81% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 33 147
10th Percentile £425 £428 £450
25th Percentile £500 £469 £494
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £563
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% -2.22% -6.25%
75th Percentile £679 £650 £641
90th Percentile £726 £725 £675
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -12.50%

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 11,312 5,456 13,088
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.99% 33.61% 32.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,239 4,118 9,574
10th Percentile £375 £350 £350
25th Percentile £456 £431 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £638 £625 £608
90th Percentile £713 £713 £684
England median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 32 84
10th Percentile £14.40 £15.25 £13.61
25th Percentile £20.00 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate £29.00 £26.47 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +9.56% +26.05% -6.67%
75th Percentile £59.88 £48.50 £27.69
90th Percentile £68.14 £61.23 £52.35
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -30 6 £600 +4.12% 12
South London - 6 £675 - 8
Amazon CloudWatch
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 123 (99.19%) AWS
2 80 (64.52%) AWS Lambda
3 76 (61.29%) Serverless
4 70 (56.45%) Amazon EC2
5 64 (51.61%) DevOps
6 57 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (44.35%) Amazon S3
8 46 (37.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 43 (34.68%) Docker
10 40 (32.26%) Route 53
11 38 (30.65%) Terraform
12 37 (29.84%) Amazon ECS
13 36 (29.03%) Java
14 35 (28.23%) Amazon SQS
14 35 (28.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 34 (27.42%) Jenkins
16 33 (26.61%) Linux
17 32 (25.81%) Kubernetes
18 31 (25.00%) Azure
19 30 (24.19%) Python
20 28 (22.58%) Windows
20 28 (22.58%) Amazon EKS
21 27 (21.77%) GitHub
22 26 (20.97%) Amazon RDS
22 26 (20.97%) Git (software)
23 25 (20.16%) Microservices
24 24 (19.35%) Ansible
25 23 (18.55%) RESTful
25 23 (18.55%) Node.js
25 23 (18.55%) Finance

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 11 (8.87%) Confluence
2 5 (4.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.42%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.61%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.81%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.81%) nginx
5 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 123 (99.19%) AWS
2 80 (64.52%) AWS Lambda
3 76 (61.29%) Serverless
4 70 (56.45%) Amazon EC2
5 55 (44.35%) Amazon S3
6 46 (37.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 40 (32.26%) Route 53
8 37 (29.84%) Amazon ECS
9 35 (28.23%) Amazon SQS
9 35 (28.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 31 (25.00%) Azure
11 28 (22.58%) Amazon EKS
12 27 (21.77%) GitHub
13 20 (16.13%) Amazon ELB
14 17 (13.71%) AWS Direct Connect
15 16 (12.90%) GCP
16 14 (11.29%) AWS Step Functions
17 13 (10.48%) CloudFront
18 11 (8.87%) AWS CloudTrail
19 9 (7.26%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) DNS
2 4 (3.23%) Internet
2 4 (3.23%) SSL
3 3 (2.42%) DSL
3 3 (2.42%) VPN
4 2 (1.61%) 5G
4 2 (1.61%) Broadband
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.97%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (8.87%) Big Data
3 9 (7.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.84%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.23%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.42%) Amazon Athena
8 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.42%) MySQL
8 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.61%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.81%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.81%) HBase
10 1 (0.81%) Power BI
10 1 (0.81%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 34 (27.42%) Jenkins
2 26 (20.97%) Git (software)
3 18 (14.52%) JIRA
4 14 (11.29%) webpack
5 7 (5.65%) JMeter
6 6 (4.84%) JUnit
6 6 (4.84%) Maven
7 4 (3.23%) GitLab
8 3 (2.42%) Codeship
8 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.42%) Mocha
8 3 (2.42%) Postman
9 2 (1.61%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.61%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.61%) Gatling
9 2 (1.61%) Grunt
9 2 (1.61%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.81%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.81%) Travis CI
General
1 23 (18.55%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Social Skills
3 5 (4.03%) Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.61%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.61%) Publishing
4 2 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 45 (36.29%) AWS Engineer
2 34 (27.42%) Developer
3 28 (22.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (16.13%) AWS DevOps
5 19 (15.32%) AWS Developer
5 19 (15.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 16 (12.90%) Java Developer
7 15 (12.10%) Architect
8 14 (11.29%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (7.26%) AWS Architect
10 8 (6.45%) Angular Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Data Engineer
11 7 (5.65%) Cloud Architect
12 5 (4.03%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (4.03%) C# Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (4.03%) Data Architect
12 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (4.03%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.55%) Node.js
1 23 (18.55%) RESTful
2 21 (16.94%) React
3 17 (13.71%) GraphQL
3 17 (13.71%) JSON
4 15 (12.10%) YAML
5 14 (11.29%) .NET
5 14 (11.29%) gRPC
6 13 (10.48%) CSS
7 11 (8.87%) LitElement
8 10 (8.06%) Spring Boot
9 9 (7.26%) Spring
10 8 (6.45%) Web Services
11 7 (5.65%) Kafka
12 6 (4.84%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (4.84%) Swagger
13 4 (3.23%) .NET Core
13 4 (3.23%) REST
13 4 (3.23%) SOAP
14 3 (2.42%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.84%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.23%) User Experience
3 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.42%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.61%) Social Media
5 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.81%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
5 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.61%) Linux
2 28 (22.58%) Windows
3 3 (2.42%) Unix
4 2 (1.61%) Android
4 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (51.61%) DevOps
2 57 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.16%) Microservices
4 17 (13.71%) Infrastructure as Code
4 17 (13.71%) ITIL
5 15 (12.10%) Software Engineering
6 14 (11.29%) Infrastructure Automation
6 14 (11.29%) Validation
7 13 (10.48%) Change Management
8 12 (9.68%) Business Continuity
8 12 (9.68%) Business Continuity Management
8 12 (9.68%) Cost Optimisation
8 12 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (9.68%) Service Management
8 12 (9.68%) Tech Ops
8 12 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.87%) Migration
10 10 (8.06%) Analytics
10 10 (8.06%) Project Management
10 10 (8.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.03%) Java
2 30 (24.19%) Python
3 15 (12.10%) PowerShell
3 15 (12.10%) SQL
4 14 (11.29%) C#
5 8 (6.45%) TypeScript
6 7 (5.65%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.03%) Go
9 4 (3.23%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.23%) Groovy
10 2 (1.61%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.61%) C++
10 2 (1.61%) ES6
10 2 (1.61%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (13.71%) AWS Certification
2 11 (8.87%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.65%) Degree
3 7 (5.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.42%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.32%) QA
2 12 (9.68%) Data Quality
3 6 (4.84%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.81%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.81%) NIST
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.81%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (34.68%) Docker
2 12 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.42%) Varnish
4 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.81%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 38 (30.65%) Terraform
2 32 (25.81%) Kubernetes
3 24 (19.35%) Ansible
4 13 (10.48%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (10.48%) Puppet
5 8 (6.45%) Grafana
6 7 (5.65%) Prometheus
7 4 (3.23%) Rancher
8 3 (2.42%) Kibana
8 3 (2.42%) logstash
9 2 (1.61%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.81%) Ambari
10 1 (0.81%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.81%) Oozie
10 1 (0.81%) Packer
Vendors
1 18 (14.52%) New Relic
2 13 (10.48%) VMware
3 12 (9.68%) SolarWinds
4 10 (8.06%) CA
5 8 (6.45%) Splunk
6 6 (4.84%) Dynatrace
7 5 (4.03%) Adobe
7 5 (4.03%) Cloudera
8 4 (3.23%) Atlassian
8 4 (3.23%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.42%) Hortonworks
9 3 (2.42%) Rollbar
9 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.61%) Google
10 2 (1.61%) Informatica
10 2 (1.61%) SAP
10 2 (1.61%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.81%) IBM
11 1 (0.81%) OutSystems
11 1 (0.81%) Red Hat