Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

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.

DevOps Engineer - AWS
England > London
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 287 511
Rank change year-on-year +48 +224 +6
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 528 374 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.11% 0.85% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.89% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 310 101
London median daily rate £550 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £425 £418 £400
90th Percentile £638 £600 £538
England median daily rate £538 £525 £450
% change year-on-year +2.38% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 45096 41890 43772
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 94.88% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32769 29767 30834
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £299 £269
90th Percentile £669 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 552 559 672
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.47% +8.74%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.38 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in London

AWS DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in London

AWS DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in London over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS DevOps Engineer in London

AWS DevOps Engineer
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 DevOps Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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 +1 84 £563 +7.14% 9
South London +11 53 £525 +11.41%
West London -12 12 £525 -4.55% 1
North London -12 1 £550 +10.00%
East London - 1 - - 1
AWS DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, AWS DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 528 (100.00%) DevOps
2 423 (80.11%) Amazon AWS
3 337 (63.83%) Linux
4 286 (54.17%) Jenkins
5 263 (49.81%) Docker
5 263 (49.81%) Python
6 256 (48.48%) Ansible
7 229 (43.37%) Terraform
8 210 (39.77%) Puppet
9 196 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
10 182 (34.47%) Java
11 151 (28.60%) Configuration Management
12 148 (28.03%) Kubernetes
13 142 (26.89%) Continuous Integration
14 132 (25.00%) Bash Shell
14 132 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
15 115 (21.78%) Ruby
16 108 (20.45%) Git (software)
17 98 (18.56%) Amazon EC2
18 92 (17.42%) Web Services
19 85 (16.10%) AWS CloudFormation
20 81 (15.34%) Unix
21 72 (13.64%) Amazon S3
22 71 (13.45%) Maven
23 66 (12.50%) Finance
24 65 (12.31%) Security Cleared
25 62 (11.74%) Open Source
26 61 (11.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 59 (11.17%) SC Cleared
28 56 (10.61%) JIRA

AWS DevOps Engineer 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 53 (10.04%) Confluence
2 40 (7.58%) Tomcat
3 33 (6.25%) Apache
4 28 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (3.41%) nginx
6 17 (3.22%) Apache Spark
7 13 (2.46%) JBoss
8 12 (2.27%) IIS
8 12 (2.27%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.95%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (0.95%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.57%) Mule
11 3 (0.57%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.38%) Jetty
12 2 (0.38%) Mongrel
12 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 15 (2.84%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 423 (80.11%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (18.56%) Amazon EC2
3 85 (16.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 72 (13.64%) Amazon S3
5 55 (10.42%) GitHub
6 47 (8.90%) Serverless
7 44 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
7 44 (8.33%) Route 53
7 44 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 41 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 38 (7.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 35 (6.63%) Amazon ELB
11 30 (5.68%) PaaS
12 27 (5.11%) SaaS
13 26 (4.92%) IaaS
14 22 (4.17%) OpenShift
15 21 (3.98%) Google Cloud Platform
16 20 (3.79%) CloudFront
17 9 (1.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 9 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.63%) TCP/IP
2 24 (4.55%) Firewall
3 23 (4.36%) HTTP
4 16 (3.03%) DNS
4 16 (3.03%) SSL
4 16 (3.03%) VPN
5 11 (2.08%) LAN
5 11 (2.08%) WAN
6 9 (1.70%) DHCP
7 7 (1.33%) Internet
7 7 (1.33%) Network Security
8 6 (1.14%) SMS
9 5 (0.95%) DSL
9 5 (0.95%) LDAP
10 4 (0.76%) MPLS
10 4 (0.76%) VLAN
10 4 (0.76%) VoIP
11 3 (0.57%) OpenLDAP
12 2 (0.38%) BGP
12 2 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.61%) Amazon RDS
2 40 (7.58%) NoSQL
3 35 (6.63%) Hadoop
3 35 (6.63%) MongoDB
4 33 (6.25%) MySQL
5 31 (5.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 16 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (2.65%) Big Data
9 10 (1.89%) Redis
10 7 (1.33%) HBase
10 7 (1.33%) SQL Server
11 6 (1.14%) DB2
11 6 (1.14%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.76%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.76%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.38%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 286 (54.17%) Jenkins
2 108 (20.45%) Git (software)
3 71 (13.45%) Maven
4 56 (10.61%) JIRA
5 25 (4.73%) Sonatype Nexus
6 22 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 22 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 19 (3.60%) Artifactory
7 19 (3.60%) Bitbucket
8 15 (2.84%) Travis CI
9 13 (2.46%) Gradle
9 13 (2.46%) Hudson
10 12 (2.27%) GitLab
11 10 (1.89%) GoCD
11 10 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (1.70%) Vagrant
13 8 (1.52%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.14%) webpack
15 5 (0.95%) git-flow
15 5 (0.95%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 66 (12.50%) Finance
2 21 (3.98%) Banking
3 14 (2.65%) Retail
4 9 (1.70%) Publishing
5 8 (1.52%) Retail Banking
6 7 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.33%) Games
7 5 (0.95%) Front Office
8 4 (0.76%) Billing
8 4 (0.76%) Marketing
8 4 (0.76%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.38%) Back Office
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
9 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (17.42%) Web Services
2 51 (9.66%) Node.js
3 46 (8.71%) Elastic Stack
4 23 (4.36%) .NET
5 22 (4.17%) Kafka
6 14 (2.65%) RESTful
7 13 (2.46%) JSON
8 12 (2.27%) REST
9 8 (1.52%) Sensu
10 7 (1.33%) Java EE
10 7 (1.33%) jQuery
11 6 (1.14%) XML
12 5 (0.95%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (0.95%) Ajax
12 5 (0.95%) React
12 5 (0.95%) SOAP
13 4 (0.76%) J2EE
13 4 (0.76%) LEMP Stack
14 3 (0.57%) Flask
14 3 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (3.60%) Fintech
3 16 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 14 (2.65%) Digital Media
5 12 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.14%) Virtual Team
7 5 (0.95%) Video on Demand
8 3 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.57%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.38%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.38%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.19%) Blog
10 1 (0.19%) NHS
10 1 (0.19%) Replication
10 1 (0.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 337 (63.83%) Linux
2 81 (15.34%) Unix
3 61 (11.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (8.90%) Windows
5 40 (7.58%) CentOS
6 19 (3.60%) Windows Server
7 13 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.27%) Ubuntu
9 11 (2.08%) Debian
10 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.57%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.57%) Solaris
12 2 (0.38%) VyOS
13 1 (0.19%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (100.00%) DevOps
2 196 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (28.60%) Configuration Management
4 142 (26.89%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (11.74%) Open Source
6 55 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
7 52 (9.85%) Migration
8 47 (8.90%) Scrum
9 41 (7.77%) Kanban
10 39 (7.39%) Microservices
11 38 (7.20%) Continuous Deployment
12 37 (7.01%) E-Commerce
13 32 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
14 27 (5.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 27 (5.11%) TDD
15 23 (4.36%) Software Engineering
16 18 (3.41%) Load Balancing
17 17 (3.22%) Test Automation
18 14 (2.65%) High Availability
19 11 (2.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 263 (49.81%) Python
2 182 (34.47%) Java
3 132 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 115 (21.78%) Ruby
5 39 (7.39%) Go
6 32 (6.06%) Groovy
7 31 (5.87%) PowerShell
8 28 (5.30%) Perl
9 27 (5.11%) JavaScript
10 20 (3.79%) SQL
11 15 (2.84%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.65%) PHP
13 8 (1.52%) Scala
14 4 (0.76%) C#
15 1 (0.19%) C
15 1 (0.19%) C++
15 1 (0.19%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.19%) ES6
Qualifications
1 65 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 59 (11.17%) SC Cleared
3 29 (5.49%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.57%) Degree
5 1 (0.19%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.08%) QA
2 8 (1.52%) GCP
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 263 (49.81%) Docker
2 8 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.76%) HDFS
4 4 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.57%) Gluster
5 3 (0.57%) Varnish
5 3 (0.57%) vCloud
6 2 (0.38%) pfSense
6 2 (0.38%) Xen
7 1 (0.19%) Firmware
7 1 (0.19%) NFS
7 1 (0.19%) Postfix
7 1 (0.19%) Squid
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 256 (48.48%) Ansible
2 229 (43.37%) Terraform
3 210 (39.77%) Puppet
4 148 (28.03%) Kubernetes
5 132 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (7.01%) logstash
7 29 (5.49%) Mesos
8 27 (5.11%) Packer
9 25 (4.73%) Kibana
10 16 (3.03%) Docker Swarm
10 16 (3.03%) Nagios
11 14 (2.65%) ZABBIX
12 12 (2.27%) Consul
13 7 (1.33%) Grafana
13 7 (1.33%) Salt
14 5 (0.95%) Graphite
14 5 (0.95%) Rancher
14 5 (0.95%) rkt
14 5 (0.95%) Rundeck
15 4 (0.76%) Icinga
Vendors
1 39 (7.39%) Red Hat
2 33 (6.25%) Splunk
3 27 (5.11%) Atlassian
4 23 (4.36%) VMware
5 20 (3.79%) New Relic
6 18 (3.41%) Google
7 15 (2.84%) Rackspace
8 10 (1.89%) Oracle
9 9 (1.70%) Cloudera
10 8 (1.52%) Cisco
10 8 (1.52%) Microsoft
11 7 (1.33%) AppDynamics
11 7 (1.33%) IBM
12 5 (0.95%) Facebook
12 5 (0.95%) SaltStack
13 4 (0.76%) Hortonworks
13 4 (0.76%) hybris
13 4 (0.76%) Sonatype
14 3 (0.57%) Adobe
14 3 (0.57%) MuleSoft