Period
to 16 January 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 January 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 21 7
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14 +24
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 40 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 16.00% 6.67% 11.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.19% 43.48% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 22
Luton median daily rate £475 £488 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +16.42% -16.25%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £369
90th Percentile £600 £634 £638
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 £475 £413
% change year-on-year - +15.15% -22.35%
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 83 46 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 33.20% 15.33% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 32 28
Luton median daily rate £438 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +15.15% -17.50%
10th Percentile £252 £303 £367
90th Percentile £589 £625 £638
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Luton median hourly rate - - £12.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £18.88 - £12.00

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 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 14 (35.00%) DevOps
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
5 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
5 9 (22.50%) High Availability
6 8 (20.00%) Terraform
6 8 (20.00%) Python
6 8 (20.00%) C#
6 8 (20.00%) .NET
6 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (20.00%) Web Services
7 7 (17.50%) Windows
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Retail
7 7 (17.50%) Microservices
7 7 (17.50%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (17.50%) TeamCity
7 7 (17.50%) Big Data
8 6 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (15.00%) Confluence
8 6 (15.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (15.00%) F5
8 6 (15.00%) Ansible
8 6 (15.00%) Google
8 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.00%) JIRA
8 6 (15.00%) LINQ

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 6 (15.00%) Confluence
1 6 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (2.50%) Luigi
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
2 5 (12.50%) Office 365
3 4 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (10.00%) Serverless
4 3 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.50%) Akamai
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.50%) Datadog
6 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) DNS
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) BIG-IP
2 3 (7.50%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) Big Data
3 5 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (7.50%) Amazon Athena
4 3 (7.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon QuickSight
5 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.00%) Impala
5 2 (5.00%) Presto
5 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) TeamCity
2 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.00%) JIRA
3 4 (10.00%) Artifactory
3 4 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.50%) Ant
6 1 (2.50%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (17.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Architect
1 7 (17.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (17.50%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.50%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Tableau Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Migration Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Migration Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Office 365 Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (15.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (15.00%) LINQ
3 4 (10.00%) .NET Core
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (7.50%) Spring
5 2 (5.00%) Java EE
5 2 (5.00%) Kafka
5 2 (5.00%) Middleware
5 2 (5.00%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.50%) JPA
6 1 (2.50%) MLlib
6 1 (2.50%) REST
6 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.50%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.50%) RIA
3 2 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) DevOps
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (22.50%) High Availability
5 7 (17.50%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (17.50%) Microservices
6 6 (15.00%) SOA
6 6 (15.00%) TDD
7 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
7 5 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (12.50%) Migration
7 5 (12.50%) MVC
8 4 (10.00%) Analytics
8 4 (10.00%) BDD
8 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.00%) CQRS
8 4 (10.00%) Data Science
8 4 (10.00%) Low Latency
8 4 (10.00%) SDLC
8 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
2 8 (20.00%) C#
2 8 (20.00%) Python
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) Java
5 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby
7 3 (7.50%) Scala
8 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) DBS Check
2 2 (5.00%) CISSP
2 2 (5.00%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) COBIT
2 2 (5.00%) GDPR
2 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Terraform
2 6 (15.00%) Ansible
3 4 (10.00%) Kibana
4 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) Packer
4 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.00%) F5
2 6 (15.00%) Google
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) Tableau
5 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
5 3 (7.50%) SAP
6 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.00%) ForeScout
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) Sophos
7 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.50%) Dynatrace
7 1 (2.50%) Lumesse
7 1 (2.50%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (2.50%) Splunk
7 1 (2.50%) Thycotic
7 1 (2.50%) TIBCO