Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 22 22
Rank change year-on-year +21 0 +13
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 63 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 22.11% 6.27% 5.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 73.26% 43.90% 55.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 11 18
Luton median daily rate £475 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.58% -27.91%
10th Percentile £346 £356 £356
90th Percentile £600 £575 £589
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.13% -22.50%
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 86 41 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 30.18% 14.29% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 22 30
Luton median daily rate £469 £458 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.46% +10.91% -2.94%
10th Percentile £329 £356 £348
90th Percentile £600 £575 £588
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -
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 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 41 (65.08%) Big Data
2 34 (53.97%) Python
3 33 (52.38%) Hadoop
4 29 (46.03%) Apache Spark
5 27 (42.86%) Java
6 25 (39.68%) Data Science
7 24 (38.10%) Analytics
8 22 (34.92%) Amazon EMR
8 22 (34.92%) SQL
9 21 (33.33%) C++
9 21 (33.33%) OO
10 20 (31.75%) Oracle
11 19 (30.16%) Amazon RDS
11 19 (30.16%) Scala
12 18 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (28.57%) Amazon Kinesis
12 18 (28.57%) Linux
12 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (28.57%) Amazon Athena
13 17 (26.98%) E-Commerce
13 17 (26.98%) Amazon Redshift
13 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
14 14 (22.22%) Retail
14 14 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (22.22%) NoSQL
15 13 (20.63%) Predictive Modelling
15 13 (20.63%) MLlib
15 13 (20.63%) Linear Programming
15 13 (20.63%) PostgreSQL

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 29 (46.03%) Apache Spark
2 8 (12.70%) Apache Airflow
2 8 (12.70%) Luigi
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (9.52%) Apache
4 4 (6.35%) Confluence
4 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.35%) IIS
4 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.59%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.92%) Amazon EMR
2 18 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (28.57%) Amazon Kinesis
3 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.94%) IaaS
5 4 (6.35%) Akamai
6 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.17%) SaaS
6 2 (3.17%) Serverless
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Firewall
1 5 (7.94%) LAN
1 5 (7.94%) WAN
2 4 (6.35%) BIG-IP
2 4 (6.35%) DNS
2 4 (6.35%) VLAN
3 1 (1.59%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
3 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (65.08%) Big Data
2 33 (52.38%) Hadoop
3 19 (30.16%) Amazon RDS
4 18 (28.57%) Amazon Athena
5 17 (26.98%) Amazon Redshift
6 14 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 13 (20.63%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (12.70%) Apache Hive
9 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (11.11%) Impala
10 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
11 5 (7.94%) Apache Kudu
11 5 (7.94%) OLTP
11 5 (7.94%) RDBMS
11 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (6.35%) MySQL
13 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (4.76%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.94%) JIRA
3 4 (6.35%) Artifactory
3 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (22.22%) Retail
2 5 (7.94%) Marketing
3 3 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) AWS Engineer
2 22 (34.92%) Data Engineer
3 21 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Data Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Hadoop Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Data Science Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Developer
7 4 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) MLlib
2 12 (19.05%) Web Services
3 8 (12.70%) .NET
4 7 (11.11%) Kafka
5 3 (4.76%) .NET Core
5 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (4.76%) J2EE
5 3 (4.76%) LINQ
6 2 (3.17%) JPA
6 2 (3.17%) Spring
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Avro
7 1 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.59%) Java EE
7 1 (1.59%) JMS
7 1 (1.59%) REST
7 1 (1.59%) Servlets
7 1 (1.59%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (1.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.35%) Private Cloud
2 3 (4.76%) NHS
3 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Linux
2 12 (19.05%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.94%) Unix
5 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Data Science
2 24 (38.10%) Analytics
3 21 (33.33%) OO
4 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (26.98%) E-Commerce
6 13 (20.63%) Linear Programming
6 13 (20.63%) Predictive Modelling
7 10 (15.87%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Management
8 9 (14.29%) Data Engineering
8 9 (14.29%) High Availability
8 9 (14.29%) Scrum
8 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (12.70%) Actionable Insight
9 8 (12.70%) Customer Acquisition
9 8 (12.70%) DevOps
9 8 (12.70%) Performance Metrics
9 8 (12.70%) Project Management
9 8 (12.70%) Workflow
9 8 (12.70%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) Python
2 27 (42.86%) Java
3 22 (34.92%) SQL
4 21 (33.33%) C++
5 19 (30.16%) Scala
6 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.94%) C#
7 5 (7.94%) Ruby
7 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) SANS
2 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) PMO
3 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) Apache Flume
3 5 (7.94%) HDFS
4 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Ansible
1 10 (15.87%) Terraform
2 6 (9.52%) Oozie
3 4 (6.35%) Kibana
4 1 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Oracle
2 10 (15.87%) Red Hat
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.52%) Cloudera
4 6 (9.52%) SAP
5 5 (7.94%) F5
6 4 (6.35%) Citrix
6 4 (6.35%) Google
6 4 (6.35%) hybris
6 4 (6.35%) VMware
7 3 (4.76%) Alteryx
7 3 (4.76%) Tableau
8 2 (3.17%) IBM
9 1 (1.59%) BT
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco
9 1 (1.59%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.59%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (1.59%) Talend