Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon EKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 4 April 2020 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 Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS)
England > London
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 374 589 -
Rank change year-on-year +215 - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EKS 92 24 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.056% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.07% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 60 19 0
Median daily rate £550 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% - -
England median daily rate £540 £575 £450
% change year-on-year -6.09% +27.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Amazon EKS 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 8,561 12,872 10,723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 34.01% 30.26% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,160 9,362 7,911
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £319 £350 £319
90th Percentile £695 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 90 89
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.17 £26.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.82% -9.74% +25.54%
10th Percentile £18.35 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £78.75 £70.00 £53.80
Median hourly rate £24.20 £18.71 £20.00
% change year-on-year +29.35% -6.48% +5.26%

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in London

Amazon EKS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Amazon EKS in London

Amazon EKS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon EKS in London over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon EKS in London

Amazon EKS
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 EKS within the London region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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 +116 25 £525 -4.55% 10
West London +40 3 £463 -11.90% 1
East London +55 2 £570 +14.00% 3
Amazon EKS
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EKS 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 EKS.

1 84 (91.30%) AWS
2 67 (72.83%) DevOps
3 59 (64.13%) Kubernetes
4 57 (61.96%) Terraform
5 53 (57.61%) Docker
6 48 (52.17%) Python
7 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (42.39%) Jenkins
9 36 (39.13%) Microservices
10 34 (36.96%) Ansible
10 34 (36.96%) Linux
11 33 (35.87%) AWS CloudFormation
12 31 (33.70%) Infrastructure as Code
13 30 (32.61%) Azure
14 27 (29.35%) Infrastructure Automation
14 27 (29.35%) Amazon ECS
15 26 (28.26%) Git (software)
15 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
15 26 (28.26%) OpenShift
16 21 (22.83%) JIRA
17 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (20.65%) Java
18 19 (20.65%) Continuous Delivery
18 19 (20.65%) GCP
18 19 (20.65%) Go
19 18 (19.57%) Serverless
19 18 (19.57%) Bash Shell
19 18 (19.57%) Open Source
20 17 (18.48%) Amazon EC2
20 17 (18.48%) Amazon S3

Amazon EKS
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 14 (15.22%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.26%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.26%) Confluence
4 2 (2.17%) Apache
4 2 (2.17%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (1.09%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 84 (91.30%) AWS
2 33 (35.87%) AWS CloudFormation
3 30 (32.61%) Azure
4 27 (29.35%) Amazon ECS
5 26 (28.26%) OpenShift
6 19 (20.65%) GCP
7 18 (19.57%) Serverless
8 17 (18.48%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (18.48%) Amazon S3
8 17 (18.48%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (17.39%) GitHub
9 16 (17.39%) Route 53
10 15 (16.30%) SaaS
11 13 (14.13%) PaaS
12 11 (11.96%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (10.87%) AWS CodePipeline
13 10 (10.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (7.61%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (7.61%) SonarCloud
15 5 (5.43%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) SSL
2 10 (10.87%) DNS
2 10 (10.87%) VPN
3 9 (9.78%) HTTP
3 9 (9.78%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.26%) Internet
4 3 (3.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (8.70%) Big Data
2 8 (8.70%) Redis
3 7 (7.61%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.43%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.35%) MySQL
6 3 (3.26%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.17%) Text Mining
8 1 (1.09%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.09%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.09%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (42.39%) Jenkins
2 26 (28.26%) Git (software)
3 21 (22.83%) JIRA
4 16 (17.39%) CircleCI
5 13 (14.13%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (11.96%) Ant
6 11 (11.96%) Artifactory
6 11 (11.96%) GitLab
6 11 (11.96%) Maven
7 7 (7.61%) Snyk
8 6 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (5.43%) JMeter
10 4 (4.35%) Terragrunt
11 3 (3.26%) Spinnaker
12 2 (2.17%) Babel
12 2 (2.17%) Bitbucket
12 2 (2.17%) SonarQube
12 2 (2.17%) Travis CI
12 2 (2.17%) webpack
13 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (11.96%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Games
3 5 (5.43%) Public Sector
4 4 (4.35%) Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Billing
5 3 (3.26%) Front Office
6 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Cloud Engineer
2 30 (32.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (20.65%) AWS DevOps
3 19 (20.65%) AWS Engineer
3 19 (20.65%) Platform Engineer
4 17 (18.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Senior DevOps
6 10 (10.87%) Developer
6 10 (10.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Principal Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Python Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) React Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
11 4 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.48%) Kafka
2 15 (16.30%) Node.js
3 13 (14.13%) Elastic Stack
3 13 (14.13%) REST
4 11 (11.96%) Lambda Expressions
5 9 (9.78%) .NET
5 9 (9.78%) Spring
5 9 (9.78%) Spring Boot
5 9 (9.78%) Spring MVC
6 6 (6.52%) Web Services
7 4 (4.35%) GraphQL
7 4 (4.35%) Swagger
8 3 (3.26%) React
8 3 (3.26%) RESTful
9 2 (2.17%) Apache Beam
9 2 (2.17%) CSS
9 2 (2.17%) Fusebox
9 2 (2.17%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (2.17%) Sass
10 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Cloud Native
2 6 (6.52%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.17%) iPad
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.96%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) CoreOS
2 14 (15.22%) Unix
3 9 (9.78%) CentOS
4 3 (3.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (72.83%) DevOps
2 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (39.13%) Microservices
4 31 (33.70%) Infrastructure as Code
5 27 (29.35%) Infrastructure Automation
6 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (20.65%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (19.57%) Open Source
9 11 (11.96%) Coaching
10 10 (10.87%) Scrum
10 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
11 9 (9.78%) High Availability
11 9 (9.78%) MVC
11 9 (9.78%) The Twelve-Factor App
12 8 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (8.70%) Task Automation
12 8 (8.70%) Technical Leadership
13 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
13 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.61%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.17%) Python
2 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.65%) Go
3 19 (20.65%) Java
4 18 (19.57%) Bash Shell
5 14 (15.22%) R
6 13 (14.13%) SQL
7 11 (11.96%) Ruby
8 9 (9.78%) Rust
9 4 (4.35%) Groovy
9 4 (4.35%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.17%) C#
10 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.09%) Java 8
11 1 (1.09%) Perl
11 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) OCPJP
3 3 (3.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.17%) OCP
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.09%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.09%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.09%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (57.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 59 (64.13%) Kubernetes
2 57 (61.96%) Terraform
3 34 (36.96%) Ansible
4 15 (16.30%) Prometheus
5 8 (8.70%) Puppet
6 7 (7.61%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.17%) Grafana
8 1 (1.09%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Google
3 9 (9.78%) Confluent
3 9 (9.78%) Veracode
4 8 (8.70%) Lets Encrypt
5 7 (7.61%) Oracle
6 3 (3.26%) Splunk
7 2 (2.17%) Perforce
8 1 (1.09%) HP
8 1 (1.09%) IBM
8 1 (1.09%) SAP