Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Web Services Developer
England > London
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 284 352 438
Rank change year-on-year +68 +86 +84
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Developer 421 315 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.91% 0.67% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.70% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 266 165
London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.41%
10th Percentile £438 £403 £413
90th Percentile £663 £625 £650
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44,019 44,813 42,223
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.92% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,807 32,544 30,005
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £299
90th Percentile £675 £669 £638
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 554 567
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.96% +3.24%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.37
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% +0.11%

AWS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured AWS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Developer in London

AWS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS Developer in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Developer in London

AWS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Developer in London over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Developer in London

AWS Developer
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 AWS Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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 +32 134 £550 +2.33% 20
East London +8 41 £600 +9.09% 6
South London 0 20 £463 +27.59%
West London +10 10 £563 -0.88% 8
North London - 1 - -
AWS Developer
England

AWS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, AWS Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring AWS Developer in the job title.

1 313 (74.35%) Amazon AWS
2 290 (68.88%) Agile Software Development
3 251 (59.62%) Java
4 212 (50.36%) TDD
5 192 (45.61%) Microservices
6 134 (31.83%) Docker
7 130 (30.88%) Java 8
8 128 (30.40%) JavaScript
9 120 (28.50%) BDD
10 118 (28.03%) Spring
11 109 (25.89%) REST
12 106 (25.18%) Web Services
13 102 (24.23%) DevOps
14 95 (22.57%) RESTful
15 87 (20.67%) Node.js
15 87 (20.67%) Spring Boot
16 85 (20.19%) Maven
17 82 (19.48%) NoSQL
18 81 (19.24%) Jenkins
19 78 (18.53%) Greenfield Project
20 77 (18.29%) React
21 69 (16.39%) Finance
22 68 (16.15%) AngularJS
23 62 (14.73%) Git (software)
24 61 (14.49%) Hibernate
25 57 (13.54%) Serverless
26 56 (13.30%) Python
27 55 (13.06%) MySQL
27 55 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
28 54 (12.83%) OO

AWS Developer Skill Set
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 26 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (5.70%) MQSeries
2 24 (5.70%) Tomcat
3 22 (5.23%) OpenStack
3 22 (5.23%) WebLogic
3 22 (5.23%) WebSphere
4 19 (4.51%) Confluence
5 13 (3.09%) WildFly
6 7 (1.66%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.19%) Apache
8 2 (0.48%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.48%) SAS
9 1 (0.24%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.24%) CMS
9 1 (0.24%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 313 (74.35%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (13.54%) Serverless
3 54 (12.83%) AWS Lambda
4 51 (12.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (7.60%) Amazon SQS
6 27 (6.41%) Amazon S3
7 26 (6.18%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (3.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (3.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 14 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (2.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 12 (2.85%) Amazon EMR
10 12 (2.85%) Amazon Kinesis
11 10 (2.38%) CloudFront
12 9 (2.14%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (2.14%) AWS CloudTrail
13 7 (1.66%) GitHub
14 6 (1.43%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.71%) PaaS
16 2 (0.48%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.19%) HTTP
2 1 (0.24%) AMQP
2 1 (0.24%) Firewall
2 1 (0.24%) MQTT
2 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (19.48%) NoSQL
2 55 (13.06%) MySQL
3 41 (9.74%) MongoDB
3 41 (9.74%) PostgreSQL
4 36 (8.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 33 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (5.70%) Couchbase
7 23 (5.46%) Relational Database
8 22 (5.23%) Hadoop
9 20 (4.75%) RDBMS
10 17 (4.04%) SQL Server
11 14 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
11 14 (3.33%) Big Data
11 14 (3.33%) Redis
12 13 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (2.85%) Amazon Redshift
14 11 (2.61%) Apache Hive
15 10 (2.38%) HBase
16 4 (0.95%) Amazon Aurora
17 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 85 (20.19%) Maven
2 81 (19.24%) Jenkins
3 62 (14.73%) Git (software)
4 31 (7.36%) TeamCity
5 26 (6.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 22 (5.23%) MSTest
6 22 (5.23%) NUnit
7 20 (4.75%) JIRA
8 19 (4.51%) JUnit
9 18 (4.28%) Cucumber
9 18 (4.28%) Vagrant
10 16 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (3.09%) Checkstyle
11 13 (3.09%) Liquibase
11 13 (3.09%) Mockito
11 13 (3.09%) SonarQube
12 12 (2.85%) Artifactory
12 12 (2.85%) webpack
13 11 (2.61%) Hudson
14 10 (2.38%) Babel
General
1 69 (16.39%) Finance
2 45 (10.69%) Banking
3 25 (5.94%) Retail
4 16 (3.80%) Front Office
5 13 (3.09%) Law
6 6 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.19%) Marketing
8 3 (0.71%) Advertising
8 3 (0.71%) Legal
8 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.48%) Automotive
9 2 (0.48%) Games
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (28.03%) Spring
2 109 (25.89%) REST
3 106 (25.18%) Web Services
4 95 (22.57%) RESTful
5 87 (20.67%) Node.js
5 87 (20.67%) Spring Boot
6 77 (18.29%) React
7 68 (16.15%) AngularJS
8 61 (14.49%) Hibernate
9 44 (10.45%) Kafka
10 42 (9.98%) .NET
11 38 (9.03%) JMS
12 32 (7.60%) .NET Core
13 31 (7.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (6.89%) SOAP
15 26 (6.18%) Angular 2
16 25 (5.94%) Spring MVC
17 24 (5.70%) Play Framework
18 23 (5.46%) Redux
18 23 (5.46%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 78 (18.53%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (6.18%) Fintech
3 13 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (3.09%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.90%) Algorithms
5 8 (1.90%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.66%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.66%) User Experience
7 6 (1.43%) Equities
7 6 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.43%) Hedge funds
8 4 (0.95%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.48%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.48%) Derivative
9 2 (0.48%) Digital Wallet
9 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.48%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.94%) Linux
2 23 (5.46%) Unix
3 13 (3.09%) VMS
4 4 (0.95%) Android
4 4 (0.95%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.71%) Windows
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (0.24%) CentOS
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (68.88%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (50.36%) TDD
3 192 (45.61%) Microservices
4 120 (28.50%) BDD
5 102 (24.23%) DevOps
6 55 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
7 54 (12.83%) OO
7 54 (12.83%) Scrum
8 52 (12.35%) MVC
9 41 (9.74%) Test Automation
10 40 (9.50%) Software Engineering
11 38 (9.03%) E-Commerce
12 28 (6.65%) Pair Programming
13 26 (6.18%) Unit Testing
14 25 (5.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 22 (5.23%) Front End Development
15 22 (5.23%) Migration
16 17 (4.04%) Asset Management
17 15 (3.56%) Dependency Injection
18 13 (3.09%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 251 (59.62%) Java
2 130 (30.88%) Java 8
3 128 (30.40%) JavaScript
4 56 (13.30%) Python
5 43 (10.21%) C#
6 39 (9.26%) Scala
7 36 (8.55%) TypeScript
8 30 (7.13%) SQL
9 27 (6.41%) ES6
9 27 (6.41%) Java 9
9 27 (6.41%) PHP
10 16 (3.80%) PHP 7
11 13 (3.09%) JPQL
12 11 (2.61%) C++
13 9 (2.14%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.90%) C
14 8 (1.90%) Go
15 7 (1.66%) ES7
16 5 (1.19%) Ruby
17 4 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (2.38%) AWS Certification
2 8 (1.90%) SC Cleared
2 8 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.48%) Degree
5 1 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.85%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) GDPR
System Software
1 134 (31.83%) Docker
2 3 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 51 (12.11%) Terraform
2 42 (9.98%) Ansible
3 39 (9.26%) Kubernetes
4 29 (6.89%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (5.94%) Puppet
6 5 (1.19%) Mesos
7 3 (0.71%) Istio
7 3 (0.71%) linkerd
8 2 (0.48%) logstash
9 1 (0.24%) Grafana
9 1 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.24%) Salt
9 1 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (6.89%) Oracle
2 14 (3.33%) Google
3 5 (1.19%) Splunk
4 4 (0.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (0.95%) Tableau
5 2 (0.48%) IBM
5 2 (0.48%) SAP
6 1 (0.24%) Brightcove
6 1 (0.24%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.24%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.24%) Informatica
6 1 (0.24%) Mashery
6 1 (0.24%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.24%) Pega
6 1 (0.24%) Perforce
6 1 (0.24%) Progress
6 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.24%) Talend
6 1 (0.24%) Zend