Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 23 November 2017 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 30 35
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5 -3
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 26 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 9.92% 3.67% 1.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.17% 34.21% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 4 1
Middlesex median daily rate £500 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +12.90% -22.50%
South East median daily rate £478 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.11% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -10.26% -79.37%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 48 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 18.32% 10.73% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 12
Middlesex median daily rate £484 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.56% +14.29% -21.25%
10th Percentile £406 £335 £278
90th Percentile £500 £533 £494
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £420
% change year-on-year -2.86% +4.17% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Middlesex

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (61.54%) Configuration Management
4 15 (57.69%) Linux
4 15 (57.69%) Jenkins
4 15 (57.69%) Docker
4 15 (57.69%) Kubernetes
5 13 (50.00%) Artifactory
5 13 (50.00%) OpenShift
5 13 (50.00%) Ansible
5 13 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (50.00%) Gluster
5 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (42.31%) Use Case
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle
6 11 (42.31%) Python
7 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) Puppet
7 10 (38.46%) OpenStack
8 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
8 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (34.62%) MySQL
8 9 (34.62%) Java
9 8 (30.77%) OO
9 8 (30.77%) TDD
10 5 (19.23%) NUnit
10 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
10 5 (19.23%) Git (software)

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 10 (38.46%) OpenStack
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) WebLogic
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
3 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (50.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (7.69%) GitHub
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.85%) IaaS
4 1 (3.85%) PaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) LDAP
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
1 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
1 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) InfluxDB
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Jenkins
2 13 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 13 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 5 (19.23%) MSTest
3 5 (19.23%) NUnit
4 2 (7.69%) Ant
4 2 (7.69%) Gradle
4 2 (7.69%) Maven
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Platform Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) AWS Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Azure Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) Node.js
2 3 (11.54%) Sensu
3 2 (7.69%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) Ajax
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) WSDL
4 1 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (61.54%) Configuration Management
3 11 (42.31%) Use Case
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) OO
5 8 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (7.69%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) Analytics
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (3.85%) MapReduce
8 1 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.54%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Docker
2 13 (50.00%) Gluster
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) Kubernetes
2 13 (50.00%) Ansible
3 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (38.46%) Puppet
5 3 (11.54%) Graphite
5 3 (11.54%) StatsD
6 2 (7.69%) Fluentd
6 2 (7.69%) logstash
6 2 (7.69%) Prometheus
6 2 (7.69%) Salt
6 2 (7.69%) ZABBIX
7 1 (3.85%) Ganglia
7 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Splunk
3 2 (7.69%) Rackspace
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy
3 2 (7.69%) SaltStack
3 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 2 (7.69%) TOWER Software
4 1 (3.85%) CA