Period
to 22 January 2022

The median contractor rate for an AWS Developer was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

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
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 285 170 203
Rank change year-on-year -115 +33 +97
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Developer 333 281 407
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.90% 1.59% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.73% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 266 290
10th Percentile £463 £463 £463
25th Percentile £513 £488 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £538 £550
Median % change year-on-year +6.98% -2.27% -
75th Percentile £650 £643 £625
90th Percentile £700 £713 £700
England median daily rate £575 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -

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 34,614 16,228 28,270
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.19% 91.89% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,236 11,801 20,627
10th Percentile £363 £313 £300
25th Percentile £463 £406 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £669 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £700 £688
England median daily rate £525 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 133 374
10th Percentile £14.38 £18.10 £12.44
25th Percentile £20.00 £22.50 £16.02
Median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +3.13% +52.38% +9.45%
75th Percentile £49.50 £51.50 £39.69
90th Percentile £64.00 £64.80 £52.50
England median hourly rate £20.51 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -8.84% +25.00% +2.86%

AWS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Developer in London

AWS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS Developer in London.

Daily rate trend for AWS Developer in London

AWS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS Developer in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 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 -62 11 £525 -4.11% 21
East London -13 2 £550 +2.33% 3
AWS Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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.

1 292 (87.69%) AWS
2 207 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (59.16%) Finance
4 192 (57.66%) Software Engineering
5 175 (52.55%) React
6 171 (51.35%) Asset Management
7 162 (48.65%) CI/CD
8 144 (43.24%) Full Stack Development
8 144 (43.24%) Front Office
8 144 (43.24%) Python
9 138 (41.44%) TypeScript
10 136 (40.84%) Java
11 134 (40.24%) JavaScript
12 133 (39.94%) Investment Management
13 130 (39.04%) Azure
14 124 (37.24%) Equities
15 118 (35.44%) GCP
16 91 (27.33%) Analytics
17 88 (26.43%) SQL
18 85 (25.53%) Microservices
19 82 (24.62%) Serverless
20 76 (22.82%) AWS Lambda
20 76 (22.82%) Docker
21 74 (22.22%) DevOps
22 72 (21.62%) Terraform
23 65 (19.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 65 (19.52%) Fixed Income
23 65 (19.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
24 55 (16.52%) Hedge funds
24 55 (16.52%) Node.js

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 16 (4.80%) Apache Airflow
2 14 (4.20%) Apache
3 9 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.80%) CMS
5 2 (0.60%) Confluence
5 2 (0.60%) Documentum
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.30%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 292 (87.69%) AWS
2 130 (39.04%) Azure
3 118 (35.44%) GCP
4 82 (24.62%) Serverless
5 76 (22.82%) AWS Lambda
6 52 (15.62%) Amazon S3
7 37 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
8 31 (9.31%) AWS Step Functions
9 26 (7.81%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (5.11%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (3.30%) Amazon ECS
12 10 (3.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (2.70%) Route 53
14 8 (2.40%) SaaS
15 7 (2.10%) PaaS
16 6 (1.80%) AWS Fargate
17 5 (1.50%) Amazon EKS
17 5 (1.50%) Amazon Kinesis
17 5 (1.50%) GitHub
17 5 (1.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.60%) Internet
1 2 (0.60%) WAN
1 2 (0.60%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (19.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 29 (8.71%) Amazon RDS
3 15 (4.50%) Amazon Athena
4 14 (4.20%) Apache Ignite
5 12 (3.60%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.10%) MySQL
7 6 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.80%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.20%) Big Data
8 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.90%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.90%) Redis
10 2 (0.60%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.30%) Power BI
11 1 (0.30%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 18 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.90%) GitLab
3 10 (3.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.10%) webpack
5 6 (1.80%) Locust
5 6 (1.80%) Maven
6 5 (1.50%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.20%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.90%) Babel
8 3 (0.90%) JIRA
9 2 (0.60%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.30%) Grunt
10 1 (0.30%) JUnit
10 1 (0.30%) Mocha
10 1 (0.30%) MSTest
10 1 (0.30%) NUnit
10 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.30%) Selenium
10 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 197 (59.16%) Finance
2 144 (43.24%) Front Office
3 15 (4.50%) Public Sector
4 13 (3.90%) Social Skills
5 9 (2.70%) Retail
6 7 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.50%) Banking
7 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.20%) Electronics
8 4 (1.20%) Marketing
9 3 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.60%) Law
11 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (52.55%) React
2 55 (16.52%) Node.js
3 53 (15.92%) AngularJS
4 46 (13.81%) Vue.js
5 33 (9.91%) .NET
6 32 (9.61%) gRPC
7 30 (9.01%) .NET Core
8 28 (8.41%) Protocol Buffers
9 27 (8.11%) Spring
10 25 (7.51%) ASP.NET
11 24 (7.21%) Spring Boot
12 23 (6.91%) ASP.NET Core
12 23 (6.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (5.71%) Material-UI
14 16 (4.80%) REST
15 14 (4.20%) GraphQL
16 13 (3.90%) CSS
17 10 (3.00%) HTML
18 7 (2.10%) Lambda Expressions
19 6 (1.80%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 124 (37.24%) Equities
2 65 (19.52%) Fixed Income
2 65 (19.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 55 (16.52%) Hedge funds
4 43 (12.91%) Greenfield Project
5 37 (11.11%) Derivative
6 4 (1.20%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.90%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.30%) Clustering
9 1 (0.30%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.30%) Legacy Systems
9 1 (0.30%) User Experience
9 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (57.66%) Software Engineering
3 171 (51.35%) Asset Management
4 162 (48.65%) CI/CD
5 144 (43.24%) Full Stack Development
6 133 (39.94%) Investment Management
7 91 (27.33%) Analytics
8 85 (25.53%) Microservices
9 74 (22.22%) DevOps
10 38 (11.41%) Migration
11 34 (10.21%) Front End Development
12 28 (8.41%) Data Analytics
12 28 (8.41%) Deployment Automation
13 27 (8.11%) TDD
14 25 (7.51%) SDLC
15 24 (7.21%) Fintech
16 15 (4.50%) Infrastructure as Code
17 14 (4.20%) Test Automation
18 13 (3.90%) OO
19 12 (3.60%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 144 (43.24%) Python
2 138 (41.44%) TypeScript
3 136 (40.84%) Java
4 134 (40.24%) JavaScript
5 88 (26.43%) SQL
6 33 (9.91%) C#
7 15 (4.50%) Kotlin
8 6 (1.80%) Java 11
9 5 (1.50%) Java 8
9 5 (1.50%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.20%) PHP
11 3 (0.90%) Go
11 3 (0.90%) Ruby
11 3 (0.90%) Scala
12 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.30%) Bash
13 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 9 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.10%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.91%) QA
2 4 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) Accessibility
System Software
1 76 (22.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 72 (21.62%) Terraform
2 45 (13.51%) Kubernetes
3 24 (7.21%) Grafana
3 24 (7.21%) Prometheus
4 5 (1.50%) Ansible
5 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.30%) Packer
5 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (1.20%) CA
1 4 (1.20%) SAP
2 3 (0.90%) Google
2 3 (0.90%) Oracle
3 2 (0.60%) Informatica
3 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (0.60%) Splunk
4 1 (0.30%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.30%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.30%) Databricks
4 1 (0.30%) New Relic
4 1 (0.30%) VMware
4 1 (0.30%) WALLIX