Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 18 31
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13 -2
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 42 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 13.50% 6.88% 2.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 66.67% 53.57% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 11 7
Luton median daily rate £450 £613 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.53% +6.52% +27.78%
10th Percentile £305 £356 £393
90th Percentile £575 £638 £583
Bedfordshire median daily rate £456 £463 £575
% change year-on-year -1.35% -19.57% +35.29%
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 63 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 20.26% 12.84% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 16 27
Luton median daily rate £450 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.28% +2.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £285 £341 £358
90th Percentile £575 £638 £591
Bedfordshire median daily rate £419 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -6.94% -14.29% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Luton median hourly rate £105.00 - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 -
% change year-on-year +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 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, 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 22 (52.38%) Big Data
2 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 21 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 19 (45.24%) Python
3 19 (45.24%) Apache Spark
4 17 (40.48%) Java
5 15 (35.71%) C++
5 15 (35.71%) Oracle
5 15 (35.71%) OO
5 15 (35.71%) Scala
6 14 (33.33%) Data Science
7 13 (30.95%) Amazon EMR
8 12 (28.57%) Analytics
8 12 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (28.57%) NoSQL
8 12 (28.57%) Amazon Athena
8 12 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (26.19%) Predictive Modelling
9 11 (26.19%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
9 11 (26.19%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (26.19%) MLlib
9 11 (26.19%) Linear Programming
9 11 (26.19%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (26.19%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (23.81%) Migration
10 10 (23.81%) Retail
11 8 (19.05%) Linux

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 19 (45.24%) Apache Spark
2 6 (14.29%) Apache Airflow
2 6 (14.29%) Luigi
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
4 4 (9.52%) IIS
4 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon EMR
2 12 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (26.19%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.76%) SaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Akamai
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.38%) IaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Office 365
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
1 4 (9.52%) VLAN
2 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (52.38%) Big Data
2 21 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 12 (28.57%) Amazon Athena
3 12 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 11 (26.19%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (26.19%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (26.19%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
6 4 (9.52%) MySQL
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (7.14%) Electronic Patient Records
7 3 (7.14%) Impala
7 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.76%) Apache Kudu
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 10 (23.81%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) AWS Engineer
1 16 (38.10%) Data Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Hadoop Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Data Science Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (4.76%) DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) MLlib
2 4 (9.52%) .NET
3 3 (7.14%) .NET Core
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (7.14%) Kafka
3 3 (7.14%) LINQ
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Avro
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) NHS
1 4 (9.52%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) OO
2 14 (33.33%) Data Science
3 12 (28.57%) Analytics
4 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.19%) Linear Programming
4 11 (26.19%) Predictive Modelling
5 10 (23.81%) Migration
6 8 (19.05%) Data Engineering
6 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
8 6 (14.29%) Customer Acquisition
8 6 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (14.29%) Project Management
8 6 (14.29%) Workflow
8 6 (14.29%) Workflow Management
9 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
9 5 (11.90%) Scrum
9 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 19 (45.24%) Python
3 17 (40.48%) Java
4 15 (35.71%) C++
4 15 (35.71%) Scala
5 3 (7.14%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) R
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) CISSP
1 2 (4.76%) ISSAP
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.76%) SANS
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PMO
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
3 2 (4.76%) COBIT
3 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Flume
4 2 (4.76%) HDFS
5 1 (2.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Kibana
2 3 (7.14%) Oozie
3 1 (2.38%) Ansible
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix
3 4 (9.52%) Google
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.52%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Alteryx
4 2 (4.76%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) hybris
4 2 (4.76%) Tableau
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.38%) Talend