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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 May 2022 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 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 336 379 382
Rank change year-on-year +43 +3 +35
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 254 93 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.66% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.72% 0.99% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 73 39
10th Percentile £450 £426 £423
25th Percentile £519 £500 £459
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £550 £588
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% -6.38% +2.17%
75th Percentile £725 £680 £653
90th Percentile £850 £738 £728
England median daily rate £625 £525 £600
% change year-on-year +19.05% -12.50% +9.09%

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 14,735 9,390 6,834
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.14% 38.68% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,047 6,884 5,125
10th Percentile £390 £363 £325
25th Percentile £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £688 £625 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 41 42
10th Percentile £19.74 £15.00 £13.20
25th Percentile £23.06 £21.73 £18.55
Median hourly rate £39.75 £33.50 £24.00
Median % change year-on-year +18.66% +39.58% +11.63%
75th Percentile £64.94 £63.75 £42.89
90th Percentile £79.28 £68.00 £60.65
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.25% +2.56%

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 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +12 53 £644 +7.29% 8
South London -12 7 £425 -15.00% 1
Amazon CloudWatch
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 248 (97.64%) AWS
2 166 (65.35%) DevOps
3 148 (58.27%) Serverless
4 147 (57.87%) AWS Lambda
5 135 (53.15%) Terraform
6 123 (48.43%) Kubernetes
7 110 (43.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 109 (42.91%) CI/CD
9 85 (33.46%) Docker
10 82 (32.28%) Microservices
10 82 (32.28%) Python
11 80 (31.50%) Amazon EC2
11 80 (31.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 79 (31.10%) Agile
13 74 (29.13%) Jenkins
14 73 (28.74%) Java
15 71 (27.95%) Infrastructure as Code
16 66 (25.98%) AWS CloudTrail
17 65 (25.59%) Amazon Kinesis
18 59 (23.23%) Amazon S3
19 58 (22.83%) Software Engineering
20 57 (22.44%) Linux
20 57 (22.44%) Kafka
21 56 (22.05%) Node.js
22 49 (19.29%) Ansible
23 47 (18.50%) JavaScript
23 47 (18.50%) Full Stack Development
24 46 (18.11%) .NET
25 44 (17.32%) Azure
25 44 (17.32%) Git (software)

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 13 (5.12%) nginx
2 11 (4.33%) Traefik
3 8 (3.15%) Confluence
4 7 (2.76%) Apache
5 5 (1.97%) CMS
5 5 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.57%) Apache Pulsar
6 4 (1.57%) IIS
7 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.79%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.79%) JBoss
8 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.39%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 248 (97.64%) AWS
2 148 (58.27%) Serverless
3 147 (57.87%) AWS Lambda
4 110 (43.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 80 (31.50%) Amazon EC2
6 66 (25.98%) AWS CloudTrail
7 65 (25.59%) Amazon Kinesis
8 59 (23.23%) Amazon S3
9 44 (17.32%) Azure
10 43 (16.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 31 (12.20%) Amazon Cognito
12 30 (11.81%) GitHub
13 29 (11.42%) Amazon SQS
14 27 (10.63%) AWS KMS
14 27 (10.63%) Route 53
15 25 (9.84%) Amazon ECS
15 25 (9.84%) Amazon EKS
15 25 (9.84%) Amazon ELB
16 21 (8.27%) GCP
17 17 (6.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.06%) DNS
2 11 (4.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.97%) Firewall
4 3 (1.18%) Internet
5 2 (0.79%) FTP
5 2 (0.79%) HTTP
5 2 (0.79%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.79%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (0.79%) SMTP
5 2 (0.79%) SSH
5 2 (0.79%) VPN
6 1 (0.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (31.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 43 (16.93%) Amazon RDS
3 18 (7.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 13 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.72%) Amazon Athena
5 12 (4.72%) SQL Server
6 9 (3.54%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.15%) MySQL
8 7 (2.76%) Amazon Aurora
8 7 (2.76%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.36%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.57%) Big Data
10 4 (1.57%) Redis
11 3 (1.18%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.18%) Redshift Spectrum
11 3 (1.18%) Scylla
11 3 (1.18%) Tableau
12 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 74 (29.13%) Jenkins
2 44 (17.32%) Git (software)
3 26 (10.24%) GitLab
4 19 (7.48%) JIRA
5 13 (5.12%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (4.33%) Artifactory
7 9 (3.54%) Terragrunt
8 8 (3.15%) Bitbucket
8 8 (3.15%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.36%) Gradle
9 6 (2.36%) JUnit
9 6 (2.36%) REST Assured
9 6 (2.36%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.57%) Maven
10 4 (1.57%) Selenium
11 3 (1.18%) Bitbucket Server
11 3 (1.18%) Cypress.io
11 3 (1.18%) Postman
11 3 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (14.17%) Social Skills
2 27 (10.63%) Public Sector
3 26 (10.24%) Finance
4 18 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.36%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.57%) Banking
6 4 (1.57%) Retail
7 3 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.18%) Law
8 2 (0.79%) Billing
8 2 (0.79%) Games
8 2 (0.79%) Legal
9 1 (0.39%) Marketing
9 1 (0.39%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (38.98%) AWS Engineer
2 64 (25.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (17.32%) Developer
4 36 (14.17%) AWS DevOps
4 36 (14.17%) Software Engineer
5 34 (13.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 28 (11.02%) AWS Software Engineer
6 28 (11.02%) Cloud Engineer
7 24 (9.45%) Architect
8 16 (6.30%) AWS Architect
8 16 (6.30%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.72%) Lead Software Engineer
11 11 (4.33%) AWS Developer
12 9 (3.54%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 9 (3.54%) Senior Software Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) Data Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) JavaScript Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (22.44%) Kafka
2 56 (22.05%) Node.js
3 46 (18.11%) .NET
4 34 (13.39%) React
5 26 (10.24%) REST
6 21 (8.27%) ADO
7 16 (6.30%) JSON
8 15 (5.91%) HTML
8 15 (5.91%) Spring Boot
9 13 (5.12%) Elastic Stack
9 13 (5.12%) Web Services
10 12 (4.72%) CSS
10 12 (4.72%) Spring
11 11 (4.33%) cloud-init
11 11 (4.33%) Swagger
12 10 (3.94%) AngularJS
13 9 (3.54%) SOAP
14 8 (3.15%) ASP.NET
15 7 (2.76%) .NET Framework
15 7 (2.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.93%) Cloud Native
2 15 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (4.72%) Public Cloud
4 11 (4.33%) Clustering
4 11 (4.33%) PKI
5 10 (3.94%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.94%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.15%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.76%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (2.36%) Robotics
9 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.18%) Legacy Code
10 3 (1.18%) Legacy Systems
11 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.79%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.39%) CMDB
12 1 (0.39%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 57 (22.44%) Linux
2 26 (10.24%) Windows
3 17 (6.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (5.51%) CentOS
5 12 (4.72%) Unix
6 3 (1.18%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.79%) Debian
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.79%) VMS
8 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (65.35%) DevOps
2 109 (42.91%) CI/CD
3 82 (32.28%) Microservices
4 79 (31.10%) Agile
5 71 (27.95%) Infrastructure as Code
6 58 (22.83%) Software Engineering
7 47 (18.50%) Full Stack Development
8 39 (15.35%) Event-Driven
9 33 (12.99%) Test Automation
10 31 (12.20%) Migration
11 30 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (11.42%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 21 (8.27%) Configuration Management
14 20 (7.87%) Unit Testing
15 19 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
16 17 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (6.30%) SDET
18 15 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (5.51%) Scrum
19 14 (5.51%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (32.28%) Python
2 73 (28.74%) Java
3 47 (18.50%) JavaScript
4 37 (14.57%) SQL
5 33 (12.99%) Bash
6 29 (11.42%) Ruby
7 21 (8.27%) Go
8 17 (6.69%) C#
9 13 (5.12%) PowerShell
10 11 (4.33%) TypeScript
11 9 (3.54%) Groovy
12 8 (3.15%) Scala
13 6 (2.36%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.36%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.97%) ES6
15 3 (1.18%) Perl
16 2 (0.79%) C++
16 2 (0.79%) PHP
16 2 (0.79%) VB
16 2 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 32 (12.60%) Security Cleared
2 28 (11.02%) SC Cleared
3 17 (6.69%) AWS Certification
4 6 (2.36%) RHCE
5 3 (1.18%) CISSP
5 3 (1.18%) Degree
6 2 (0.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.39%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.39%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.24%) QA
2 11 (4.33%) NCSC
3 5 (1.97%) GDPR
4 3 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.39%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) MiFID
5 1 (0.39%) NIST
5 1 (0.39%) NIST 800
System Software
1 85 (33.46%) Docker
2 15 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.97%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 135 (53.15%) Terraform
2 123 (48.43%) Kubernetes
3 49 (19.29%) Ansible
4 25 (9.84%) Prometheus
5 17 (6.69%) Puppet
6 16 (6.30%) ZABBIX
7 15 (5.91%) Packer
8 14 (5.51%) Istio
9 13 (5.12%) Docker Swarm
9 13 (5.12%) HAProxy
10 11 (4.33%) Consul
10 11 (4.33%) Graphite
10 11 (4.33%) linkerd
10 11 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (4.33%) Podman
11 10 (3.94%) Grafana
12 3 (1.18%) Kibana
12 3 (1.18%) Nagios
12 3 (1.18%) QRadar
12 3 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (9.84%) Splunk
2 18 (7.09%) VMware
3 15 (5.91%) New Relic
3 15 (5.91%) Red Hat
4 14 (5.51%) PagerDuty
5 11 (4.33%) SolarWinds
6 10 (3.94%) Oracle
7 8 (3.15%) Informatica
8 7 (2.76%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.57%) CA
10 3 (1.18%) Databricks
10 3 (1.18%) Google
10 3 (1.18%) IBM
10 3 (1.18%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.18%) Sonatype
11 2 (0.79%) Actifio
11 2 (0.79%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.39%) MKS
12 1 (0.39%) Sage