Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 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
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 399 314 429
Rank change year-on-year -85 +115 +83
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 162 55 134
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.18% 1.10% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 38 88
10th Percentile £475 £386 £450
25th Percentile £525 £458 £497
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £504 £550
Median % change year-on-year +18.99% -8.32% -
75th Percentile £706 £588 £628
90th Percentile £774 £648 £675
England median daily rate £575 £488 £525
% change year-on-year +17.95% -7.14% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 13,715 4,982 12,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.15% 35.22% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,151 3,692 8,832
10th Percentile £381 £350 £325
25th Percentile £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.94%
75th Percentile £650 £625 £613
90th Percentile £725 £713 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 9 84
10th Percentile £13.38 £14.53 £16.25
25th Percentile £19.99 £20.00 £19.69
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +10.53%
75th Percentile £51.00 £40.00 £25.25
90th Percentile £65.51 £50.60 £44.70
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% +2.38% +20.00%

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 25 October 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 25 October 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 -46 18 £600 +8.89% 17
South London - 15 £725 - 1
Amazon CloudWatch
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 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.

1 161 (99.38%) AWS
2 95 (58.64%) DevOps
3 87 (53.70%) Serverless
4 81 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
5 72 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
6 64 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (39.51%) Docker
7 63 (38.89%) Terraform
8 62 (38.27%) Kubernetes
9 59 (36.42%) Amazon S3
10 55 (33.95%) Jenkins
11 51 (31.48%) AWS CloudFormation
12 47 (29.01%) Java
13 42 (25.93%) Route 53
14 41 (25.31%) Python
15 40 (24.69%) Linux
16 39 (24.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 35 (21.60%) Amazon SQS
17 35 (21.60%) Azure
18 34 (20.99%) Amazon ECS
19 33 (20.37%) Amazon RDS
20 31 (19.14%) RESTful
20 31 (19.14%) Microservices
21 29 (17.90%) Amazon EKS
21 29 (17.90%) Node.js
22 28 (17.28%) Ansible
23 27 (16.67%) GCP
23 27 (16.67%) Finance
24 26 (16.05%) Windows
24 26 (16.05%) AWS CloudTrail

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 (8.02%) Confluence
2 5 (3.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.47%) nginx
3 4 (2.47%) Traefik
4 2 (1.23%) Apache
4 2 (1.23%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.23%) CMS
5 1 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.62%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 161 (99.38%) AWS
2 87 (53.70%) Serverless
3 81 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
4 72 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
5 59 (36.42%) Amazon S3
6 51 (31.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 42 (25.93%) Route 53
8 39 (24.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 35 (21.60%) Amazon SQS
9 35 (21.60%) Azure
10 34 (20.99%) Amazon ECS
11 29 (17.90%) Amazon EKS
12 27 (16.67%) GCP
13 26 (16.05%) AWS CloudTrail
14 24 (14.81%) GitHub
15 19 (11.73%) AWS Step Functions
16 18 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
17 15 (9.26%) Amazon Kinesis
17 15 (9.26%) AWS CodePipeline
18 13 (8.02%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) DNS
1 8 (4.94%) Firewall
1 8 (4.94%) VPN
2 7 (4.32%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.47%) Internet
4 3 (1.85%) IPv4
4 3 (1.85%) LAN
4 3 (1.85%) WAN
5 2 (1.23%) 5G
5 2 (1.23%) Broadband
5 2 (1.23%) SSL
6 1 (0.62%) DSL
6 1 (0.62%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.37%) Amazon RDS
2 19 (11.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (4.32%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.32%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.70%) Big Data
5 5 (3.09%) Amazon Athena
5 5 (3.09%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (3.09%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.47%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.85%) InfluxDB
7 3 (1.85%) MySQL
8 2 (1.23%) Flink
9 1 (0.62%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.62%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.62%) Metadata
9 1 (0.62%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 55 (33.95%) Jenkins
2 24 (14.81%) JIRA
3 23 (14.20%) Git (software)
4 17 (10.49%) webpack
5 11 (6.79%) GitLab
6 10 (6.17%) JMeter
7 9 (5.56%) JUnit
7 9 (5.56%) Terragrunt
8 6 (3.70%) Maven
9 3 (1.85%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.85%) Mocha
10 2 (1.23%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.23%) Grunt
10 2 (1.23%) Postman
11 1 (0.62%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.62%) Codeship
11 1 (0.62%) Gatling
11 1 (0.62%) NeoLoad
11 1 (0.62%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.62%) Travis CI
General
1 27 (16.67%) Finance
2 26 (16.05%) Social Skills
3 11 (6.79%) Banking
4 6 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.85%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.23%) Influencing Skills
6 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Law
7 1 (0.62%) Publishing
7 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (29.01%) AWS Engineer
2 45 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (22.22%) Developer
4 31 (19.14%) Architect
5 28 (17.28%) AWS DevOps
6 25 (15.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 24 (14.81%) Java Developer
8 22 (13.58%) AWS Developer
9 19 (11.73%) AWS Architect
10 12 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Cloud Architect
12 6 (3.70%) Platform Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) Security Architect
13 5 (3.09%) Consultant
13 5 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
14 4 (2.47%) Monitoring Engineer
14 4 (2.47%) Senior Architect
14 4 (2.47%) Senior Developer
14 4 (2.47%) Senior Java Developer
14 4 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.14%) RESTful
2 29 (17.90%) Node.js
3 21 (12.96%) React
4 19 (11.73%) gRPC
5 18 (11.11%) GraphQL
6 17 (10.49%) CSS
7 16 (9.88%) Spring
8 15 (9.26%) LitElement
8 15 (9.26%) Spring Boot
9 13 (8.02%) JSON
9 13 (8.02%) Web Services
10 9 (5.56%) Swagger
10 9 (5.56%) YAML
11 7 (4.32%) .NET
12 6 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
13 5 (3.09%) Kafka
13 5 (3.09%) Middleware
14 4 (2.47%) REST
14 4 (2.47%) SOAP
14 4 (2.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 9 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (2.47%) Clustering
2 4 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (2.47%) PKI
3 3 (1.85%) Legacy Applications
3 3 (1.85%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.23%) Legacy Systems
4 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.62%) NHS
5 1 (0.62%) Replication
5 1 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.62%) User Experience
5 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.69%) Linux
2 26 (16.05%) Windows
3 12 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.47%) CentOS
4 4 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.85%) AIX
6 2 (1.23%) Android
6 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (58.64%) DevOps
2 64 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (19.14%) Microservices
4 19 (11.73%) Infrastructure as Code
5 18 (11.11%) Migration
6 17 (10.49%) Unit Testing
6 17 (10.49%) Validation
7 15 (9.26%) Software Engineering
7 15 (9.26%) Tech Ops
8 14 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (8.02%) Project Management
9 13 (8.02%) Scrum
10 12 (7.41%) ITIL
11 11 (6.79%) Configuration Management
11 11 (6.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (6.79%) TDD
12 10 (6.17%) Load Testing
12 10 (6.17%) Open Source
13 9 (5.56%) Test Automation
13 9 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 47 (29.01%) Java
2 41 (25.31%) Python
3 14 (8.64%) Bash Shell
4 13 (8.02%) PowerShell
5 12 (7.41%) Go
5 12 (7.41%) SQL
6 11 (6.79%) Groovy
7 9 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.70%) Ruby
9 5 (3.09%) C#
10 3 (1.85%) C++
10 3 (1.85%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.85%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.23%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.23%) ES6
11 2 (1.23%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.62%) Perl
12 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (14.20%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.88%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.79%) AWS Certification
4 6 (3.70%) Degree
5 3 (1.85%) CISSP
5 3 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.49%) QA
2 16 (9.88%) Data Quality
3 8 (4.94%) Accessibility
4 7 (4.32%) NIST
5 6 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (2.47%) NCSC
7 3 (1.85%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.62%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (39.51%) Docker
2 13 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.32%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 63 (38.89%) Terraform
2 62 (38.27%) Kubernetes
3 28 (17.28%) Ansible
4 18 (11.11%) Prometheus
5 17 (10.49%) Grafana
6 15 (9.26%) Puppet
7 14 (8.64%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (4.32%) Packer
8 7 (4.32%) Rancher
9 6 (3.70%) ZABBIX
10 4 (2.47%) Consul
10 4 (2.47%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (2.47%) Graphite
10 4 (2.47%) HAProxy
10 4 (2.47%) Istio
10 4 (2.47%) linkerd
10 4 (2.47%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.62%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 17 (10.49%) New Relic
1 17 (10.49%) VMware
2 13 (8.02%) CA
2 13 (8.02%) Splunk
3 11 (6.79%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.94%) SolarWinds
5 7 (4.32%) Atlassian
5 7 (4.32%) Dynatrace
6 6 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.09%) Adobe
8 4 (2.47%) PagerDuty
9 3 (1.85%) Cisco
9 3 (1.85%) Forcepoint
9 3 (1.85%) Meraki
9 3 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.85%) TOWER Software
10 2 (1.23%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.62%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.62%) Google
11 1 (0.62%) Informatica