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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 July 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 Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS)
England > London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 367 343 324
Rank change year-on-year -24 -19 +220
Contract jobs citing Amazon EKS 249 166 77
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.60% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.65% 1.54% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 114 61
10th Percentile £475 £468 £463
25th Percentile £525 £513 £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £589 £600
Median % change year-on-year +10.40% -1.88% -
75th Percentile £738 £688 £704
90th Percentile £825 £738 £803
England median daily rate £625 £550 £595
% change year-on-year +13.64% -7.56% +8.18%

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 15,111 10,777 6,029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.90% 38.90% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,320 7,854 4,536
10th Percentile £397 £369 £350
25th Percentile £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £530 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% -
75th Percentile £688 £638 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £713
England median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 51 34
10th Percentile £20.00 £14.75 £13.60
25th Percentile £26.25 £21.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.85 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +29.38% +31.40% +16.28%
75th Percentile £67.50 £51.63 £47.94
90th Percentile £82.50 £65.00 £61.18
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% +5.25% -2.44%

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 July 2022.

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 July 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 -10 32 £550 -12.00% 6
South London -18 1 - - 1
Amazon EKS
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 184 (73.90%) AWS
2 175 (70.28%) Kubernetes
3 169 (67.87%) DevOps
4 150 (60.24%) Terraform
5 144 (57.83%) CI/CD
6 106 (42.57%) Docker
7 80 (32.13%) Python
8 73 (29.32%) Jenkins
9 69 (27.71%) Agile
9 69 (27.71%) Ansible
9 69 (27.71%) Social Skills
10 66 (26.51%) Finance
11 64 (25.70%) Azure
12 60 (24.10%) Serverless
13 58 (23.29%) Microservices
14 57 (22.89%) Java
15 54 (21.69%) GitHub
16 53 (21.29%) AWS Lambda
17 49 (19.68%) Infrastructure as Code
17 49 (19.68%) Amazon ECS
18 46 (18.47%) Kafka
19 44 (17.67%) Azure AKS
20 42 (16.87%) Amazon EC2
21 39 (15.66%) OpenShift
22 37 (14.86%) Linux
23 35 (14.06%) Git (software)
23 35 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
24 32 (12.85%) Banking
24 32 (12.85%) Amazon S3
25 31 (12.45%) GitLab

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 13 (5.22%) nginx
2 8 (3.21%) OpenStack
3 7 (2.81%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.61%) Apache Airflow
4 4 (1.61%) IIS
5 3 (1.20%) Confluence
6 2 (0.80%) Apache
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.40%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.40%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Cloudability
2 1 (0.40%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 184 (73.90%) AWS
2 64 (25.70%) Azure
3 60 (24.10%) Serverless
4 54 (21.69%) GitHub
5 53 (21.29%) AWS Lambda
6 49 (19.68%) Amazon ECS
7 44 (17.67%) Azure AKS
8 42 (16.87%) Amazon EC2
9 39 (15.66%) OpenShift
10 32 (12.85%) Amazon S3
11 28 (11.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 28 (11.24%) Google Kubernetes Engine
12 25 (10.04%) Datadog
12 25 (10.04%) GCP
13 22 (8.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 20 (8.03%) AWS Fargate
15 19 (7.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 18 (7.23%) Route 53
17 15 (6.02%) AWS CodePipeline
17 15 (6.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.62%) DNS
2 10 (4.02%) Firewall
3 7 (2.81%) Internet
4 5 (2.01%) LTE
5 4 (1.61%) Calico
6 1 (0.40%) HTTP
6 1 (0.40%) Network Security
6 1 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.05%) Amazon RDS
2 24 (9.64%) MongoDB
3 22 (8.84%) DynamoDB
4 11 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (4.02%) MySQL
5 10 (4.02%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.02%) SQL Server
6 9 (3.61%) Event Store
7 5 (2.01%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (2.01%) Big Data
7 5 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.61%) Amazon Aurora
8 4 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.20%) Amazon Athena
9 3 (1.20%) Dremio
9 3 (1.20%) Hasura
10 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.80%) Flink
10 2 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 73 (29.32%) Jenkins
2 35 (14.06%) Git (software)
3 31 (12.45%) GitLab
4 21 (8.43%) JIRA
5 12 (4.82%) Artifactory
5 12 (4.82%) git-flow
6 8 (3.21%) Spinnaker
7 7 (2.81%) SonarQube
7 7 (2.81%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (2.41%) CircleCI
9 5 (2.01%) GoCD
9 5 (2.01%) Maven
10 4 (1.61%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.61%) Terragrunt
11 3 (1.20%) Gradle
11 3 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.80%) Bitbucket Server
12 2 (0.80%) Gerrit
13 1 (0.40%) MLflow
13 1 (0.40%) PostCSS
General
1 69 (27.71%) Social Skills
2 66 (26.51%) Finance
3 35 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (12.85%) Banking
5 14 (5.62%) Public Sector
6 9 (3.61%) Retail
7 7 (2.81%) Legal
8 6 (2.41%) Publishing
9 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.80%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (0.80%) Games
10 2 (0.80%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.40%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 111 (44.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 56 (22.49%) AWS Engineer
3 46 (18.47%) AWS DevOps
4 45 (18.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 40 (16.06%) Architect
6 33 (13.25%) Developer
7 25 (10.04%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 22 (8.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 22 (8.84%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (6.83%) Cloud Architect
10 15 (6.02%) Backend Developer
10 15 (6.02%) Kubernetes Architect
11 14 (5.62%) Python Developer
12 11 (4.42%) Senior DevOps
13 10 (4.02%) AWS Architect
13 10 (4.02%) Azure Architect
13 10 (4.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 9 (3.61%) Java Developer
14 9 (3.61%) Site Engineer
14 9 (3.61%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.47%) Kafka
2 21 (8.43%) .NET
3 19 (7.63%) ADO
4 15 (6.02%) .NET Core
4 15 (6.02%) React
5 14 (5.62%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (5.22%) Django
6 13 (5.22%) Elastic Stack
7 12 (4.82%) Node.js
7 12 (4.82%) RESTful
8 9 (3.61%) Akka.NET
8 9 (3.61%) Celery
8 9 (3.61%) Spring
9 8 (3.21%) JSON
9 8 (3.21%) Spring Boot
10 7 (2.81%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.81%) GraphQL
11 6 (2.41%) FastAPI
11 6 (2.41%) Spark Streaming
11 6 (2.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.03%) Cloud Native
2 18 (7.23%) Enterprise Cloud
2 18 (7.23%) Hedge funds
3 15 (6.02%) Public Cloud
4 13 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (5.22%) Sports Betting
5 8 (3.21%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (3.21%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (3.21%) User Experience
6 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.20%) NHS
7 2 (0.80%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.40%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.40%) Life Science
8 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.86%) Linux
2 14 (5.62%) Unix
3 9 (3.61%) Windows
4 7 (2.81%) VMS
5 3 (1.20%) Android
5 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (67.87%) DevOps
2 144 (57.83%) CI/CD
3 69 (27.71%) Agile
4 58 (23.29%) Microservices
5 49 (19.68%) Infrastructure as Code
6 29 (11.65%) Test Automation
7 27 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (10.84%) Scrum
8 23 (9.24%) Migration
8 23 (9.24%) TDD
9 22 (8.84%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (8.84%) Mentoring
10 21 (8.43%) BDD
11 20 (8.03%) DevSecOps
12 16 (6.43%) Decision-Making
12 16 (6.43%) Deployment Automation
12 16 (6.43%) SDLC
13 15 (6.02%) CQRS
13 15 (6.02%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 80 (32.13%) Python
2 57 (22.89%) Java
3 22 (8.84%) JavaScript
3 22 (8.84%) SQL
4 18 (7.23%) Bash
5 17 (6.83%) Go
6 15 (6.02%) Groovy
6 15 (6.02%) Scala
7 11 (4.42%) Ruby
8 9 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.81%) C#
10 5 (2.01%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.61%) C
12 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.80%) PHP
13 2 (0.80%) VBScript
14 1 (0.40%) Bicep
14 1 (0.40%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.40%) Perl
14 1 (0.40%) Rust
Qualifications
1 19 (7.63%) SC Cleared
1 19 (7.63%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.02%) AWS Certification
3 2 (0.80%) RHCA
4 1 (0.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.40%) CISSP
4 1 (0.40%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (0.40%) CSSLP
4 1 (0.40%) OCP
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.40%) RHCE
4 1 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.02%) QA
2 7 (2.81%) GDPR
3 2 (0.80%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.40%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 106 (42.57%) Docker
2 4 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) KVM
3 1 (0.40%) LXC
3 1 (0.40%) vCloud
3 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.40%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.40%) vSphere
3 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 175 (70.28%) Kubernetes
2 150 (60.24%) Terraform
3 69 (27.71%) Ansible
4 25 (10.04%) Grafana
5 23 (9.24%) Istio
6 15 (6.02%) Prometheus
7 10 (4.02%) Packer
7 10 (4.02%) Puppet
8 9 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (3.21%) Kibana
10 5 (2.01%) Consul
11 3 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (1.20%) FreeIPA
11 3 (1.20%) Icinga
12 1 (0.40%) Cloudify
12 1 (0.40%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.40%) Rancher
12 1 (0.40%) Salt
12 1 (0.40%) vRealize
12 1 (0.40%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 24 (9.64%) Splunk
2 11 (4.42%) Google
3 9 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.21%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.81%) Progress
6 6 (2.41%) F5
6 6 (2.41%) VMware
7 5 (2.01%) Confluent
8 4 (1.61%) Databricks
9 3 (1.20%) CA
9 3 (1.20%) IBM
9 3 (1.20%) Sonatype
10 2 (0.80%) Apple
10 2 (0.80%) New Relic
10 2 (0.80%) Pega
10 2 (0.80%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.80%) WSO2
11 1 (0.40%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.40%) Rapid7
11 1 (0.40%) SaltStack