Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 16 July 2019 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 Web Services (AWS)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 2 20
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18 +8
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 21 59 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 11.54% 19.87% 6.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 55.26% 72.84% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 46 12
Luton median daily rate £550 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £410 £329 £356
90th Percentile £691 £600 £575
Bedfordshire median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Amazon AWS 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 Luton with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38 81 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 20.88% 27.27% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 62 23
Luton median daily rate £494 £456 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.22% -3.95% -9.52%
10th Percentile £350 £301 £356
90th Percentile £681 £599 £575
Bedfordshire median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Luton median hourly rate £47.50 £105.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.76% - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £36.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +108.57% +20.69% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Luton

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Luton

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Luton over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS 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 Luton region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 7 (33.33%) Retail
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (23.81%) Big Data
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
2 5 (23.81%) Data Science
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Ansible
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 4 (19.05%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (14.29%) User Stories
4 3 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Kafka
4 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 3 (14.29%) Informatica
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (9.52%) Qubole
3 2 (9.52%) SaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (4.76%) Office 365
4 1 (4.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (14.29%) Data Lake
2 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (14.29%) Parquet
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (9.52%) HBase
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon QuickSight
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Kudu
4 1 (4.76%) Impala
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) Artifactory
2 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) MSBuild
2 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Support Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) CRM Architect
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Kafka
2 2 (9.52%) JMS
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (9.52%) PySpark
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Avro
3 1 (4.76%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) CMDB
2 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) RIA
2 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Data Science
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 3 (14.29%) User Stories
3 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (9.52%) Epics
4 2 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
1 5 (23.81%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Go
4 2 (9.52%) R
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
1 2 (9.52%) HDFS
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Ansible
2 3 (14.29%) Terraform
3 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.76%) AppManager
4 1 (4.76%) Oozie
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Informatica
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Talend
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau