Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Route 53 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Route 53 over the 6 months to 23 January 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 Route 53 (R53)
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 506 358 441
Rank change year-on-year -148 +83 +106
Contract jobs citing Route 53 72 41 66
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.50% 0.62% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 32 49
10th Percentile £418 £451 £443
25th Percentile £485 £484 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £575
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -8.70% -4.17%
75th Percentile £675 £619 £675
90th Percentile £775 £650 £728
England median daily rate £525 £500 £545
% change year-on-year +5.00% -8.26% +3.81%

Route 53 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 14,275 6,630 10,310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.72% 37.67% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,622 4,931 7,533
10th Percentile £389 £338 £313
25th Percentile £475 £413 £424
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
75th Percentile £675 £600 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £700
England median daily rate £538 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +10.26% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 24 75
10th Percentile £13.88 £20.30 £15.80
25th Percentile £20.05 £22.44 £18.70
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +18.60% +14.94%
75th Percentile £55.00 £57.19 £40.85
90th Percentile £70.43 £68.00 £78.75
England median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +14.29%

Route 53
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Route 53 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Route 53 in London

Route 53
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Route 53 in London.

Daily rate trend for Route 53 in London

Route 53
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Route 53 in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Route 53 in London

Route 53
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 Route 53 within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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 -47 9 £503 -9.46% 5
South London - 5 £750 -
Route 53
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 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 Route 53.

1 72 (100.00%) AWS
2 54 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 48 (66.67%) CI/CD
4 47 (65.28%) DevOps
5 45 (62.50%) Terraform
6 37 (51.39%) Amazon S3
7 30 (41.67%) Docker
8 26 (36.11%) Amazon ECS
9 25 (34.72%) Amazon EKS
9 25 (34.72%) Amazon RDS
9 25 (34.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 24 (33.33%) Ansible
10 24 (33.33%) Serverless
11 23 (31.94%) AWS Lambda
11 23 (31.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 21 (29.17%) Python
12 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (27.78%) Kubernetes
14 19 (26.39%) Splunk
15 18 (25.00%) Azure
15 18 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
16 17 (23.61%) Infrastructure as Code
16 17 (23.61%) Microservices
16 17 (23.61%) Amazon ELB
17 16 (22.22%) AWS CloudTrail
18 15 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
18 15 (20.83%) Jenkins
18 15 (20.83%) Hadoop
18 15 (20.83%) Java
19 14 (19.44%) DNS

Route 53
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 15 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (18.06%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) Confluence
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Pulsar
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.39%) nginx
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 72 (100.00%) AWS
2 54 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 37 (51.39%) Amazon S3
4 26 (36.11%) Amazon ECS
5 25 (34.72%) Amazon EKS
5 25 (34.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 24 (33.33%) Serverless
7 23 (31.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 23 (31.94%) AWS Lambda
8 18 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 18 (25.00%) Azure
9 17 (23.61%) Amazon ELB
10 16 (22.22%) AWS CloudTrail
11 14 (19.44%) Amazon EMR
12 10 (13.89%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (13.89%) CloudFront
13 9 (12.50%) GitHub
14 8 (11.11%) AWS KMS
15 7 (9.72%) AWS Direct Connect
15 7 (9.72%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) DNS
2 13 (18.06%) VPN
3 8 (11.11%) Firewall
4 5 (6.94%) SSL
5 4 (5.56%) Internet
6 2 (2.78%) HTTP
6 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.39%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.39%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.39%) LAN
7 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.39%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (20.83%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.33%) Amazon Athena
3 6 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (6.94%) Amazon Aurora
4 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.39%) Aerospike
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.39%) Big Data
8 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.39%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.39%) MySQL
8 1 (1.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 13 (18.06%) GitLab
3 4 (5.56%) Artifactory
3 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.56%) webpack
4 3 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 3 (4.17%) JIRA
5 2 (2.78%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.39%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.39%) Mocha
6 1 (1.39%) PyCharm
6 1 (1.39%) Selenium
6 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (18.06%) Social Skills
2 10 (13.89%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Billing
5 1 (1.39%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (30.56%) Architect
3 18 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
4 17 (23.61%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (20.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 13 (18.06%) AWS Architect
7 11 (15.28%) Cloud Architect
8 10 (13.89%) Developer
9 9 (12.50%) AWS Developer
10 6 (8.33%) Security Architect
11 5 (6.94%) Lead Architect
12 4 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
12 4 (5.56%) Java Developer
12 4 (5.56%) Lead Security Architect
12 4 (5.56%) Network Architect
13 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL Developer
14 2 (2.78%) Azure Architect
14 2 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
14 2 (2.78%) Platform Engineer
14 2 (2.78%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Node.js
1 7 (9.72%) RESTful
2 6 (8.33%) GraphQL
2 6 (8.33%) gRPC
2 6 (8.33%) React
3 5 (6.94%) CSS
3 5 (6.94%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (5.56%) LitElement
5 3 (4.17%) JSON
5 3 (4.17%) Kafka
5 3 (4.17%) OAuth
6 2 (2.78%) .NET
6 2 (2.78%) REST
6 2 (2.78%) Web Services
7 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.39%) ARM Templates
7 1 (1.39%) HTML
7 1 (1.39%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (1.39%) LDAP
7 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) PKI
2 4 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.56%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.56%) Wiki
3 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.17%) Legacy Systems
3 3 (4.17%) Life Science
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Robotics
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (1.39%) CentOS
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (66.67%) CI/CD
2 47 (65.28%) DevOps
3 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.61%) Infrastructure as Code
4 17 (23.61%) Microservices
5 12 (16.67%) Migration
6 11 (15.28%) SDLC
7 8 (11.11%) Sprint Planning
8 7 (9.72%) Immutable Infrastructure
8 7 (9.72%) Open Source
8 7 (9.72%) Security Architecture
9 6 (8.33%) Application Security
9 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
9 6 (8.33%) Decision-Making
9 6 (8.33%) OO
10 5 (6.94%) Architecture Governance
10 5 (6.94%) Dynamic Application Security Testing
10 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Automation
10 5 (6.94%) Interactive Application Security Testing
10 5 (6.94%) Static Application Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) Python
2 15 (20.83%) Java
3 7 (9.72%) Bash
4 6 (8.33%) SQL
5 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.78%) C++
6 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) Bicep
7 1 (1.39%) C#
7 1 (1.39%) Groovy
7 1 (1.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) R
7 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) CISSP
3 6 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (5.56%) AWS Certification
5 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.39%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 5 (6.94%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.94%) NIST
2 5 (6.94%) NIST 800
3 1 (1.39%) DICOM
System Software
1 30 (41.67%) Docker
2 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 45 (62.50%) Terraform
2 24 (33.33%) Ansible
3 20 (27.78%) Kubernetes
4 11 (15.28%) Prometheus
5 7 (9.72%) Grafana
6 3 (4.17%) Kibana
6 3 (4.17%) logstash
6 3 (4.17%) Puppet
6 3 (4.17%) Salt
7 2 (2.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (2.78%) Nagios
7 2 (2.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.78%) Packer
8 1 (1.39%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (1.39%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.39%) Consul
8 1 (1.39%) Marathon
8 1 (1.39%) Nessus
8 1 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Splunk
2 6 (8.33%) Google
2 6 (8.33%) VMware
3 4 (5.56%) CA
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.78%) New Relic
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.39%) Citrix
6 1 (1.39%) CloudEndure
6 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.39%) F5
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.39%) MKS
6 1 (1.39%) Qualys
6 1 (1.39%) Rapid7
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.39%) SAP