Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 February 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 98 85
Rank change year-on-year +43 -13 -8
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 36 40 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.75% 2.19% 1.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.83% 13.61% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 14
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £361 £248 £365
90th Percentile £665 £565 £700
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 145 294 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.10% 16.10% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 234 34
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £450 £363 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -24.68% +29.19%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £302
90th Percentile £650 £529 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £353 £475
% change year-on-year +20.57% -25.79% +28.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £10.00 £40.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.16% +34.17% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £10.00 £40.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year -75.16% +34.17% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 29 (80.56%) DevOps
2 27 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 24 (66.67%) Linux
3 24 (66.67%) Puppet
4 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (55.56%) Git (software)
6 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (47.22%) Windows
8 16 (44.44%) Ansible
8 16 (44.44%) Terraform
8 16 (44.44%) Sonatype Nexus
9 15 (41.67%) Configuration Management
10 11 (30.56%) Python
11 10 (27.78%) Docker
12 9 (25.00%) Perl
12 9 (25.00%) Oracle
12 9 (25.00%) Subversion
13 8 (22.22%) Maven
13 8 (22.22%) Migration
13 8 (22.22%) Software Packaging
14 7 (19.44%) Middleware
15 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
15 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
15 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
15 6 (16.67%) Nagios
16 5 (13.89%) Java
16 5 (13.89%) Kanban
16 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (5.56%) CMS
1 2 (5.56%) Confluence
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Jetty
2 1 (2.78%) Mongrel
2 1 (2.78%) nginx
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 4 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.56%) Datadog
4 2 (5.56%) IaaS
4 2 (5.56%) Office 365
4 2 (5.56%) PaaS
4 2 (5.56%) Serverless
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
5 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) SNMP
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) NAS
3 1 (2.78%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 20 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 16 (44.44%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (25.00%) Subversion
5 8 (22.22%) Maven
6 2 (5.56%) GitLab
6 2 (5.56%) JIRA
6 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.78%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.78%) Gitweb
7 1 (2.78%) Selenium
7 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) DevOps Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Lead DevOps
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (13.89%) DevOps Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Head of Delivery
4 5 (13.89%) Head of DevOps
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Software Packaging
2 7 (19.44%) Middleware
3 3 (8.33%) JSON
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) RESTful
4 2 (5.56%) Spring Boot
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) XSD
4 2 (5.56%) XSLT
5 1 (2.78%) .NET
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) LDAP
5 1 (2.78%) Servlets
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) Spring
5 1 (2.78%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.56%) Unix
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) DevOps
2 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 8 (22.22%) Migration
5 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.89%) Kanban
6 5 (13.89%) Open Source
7 4 (11.11%) Microservices
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) RAD
8 3 (8.33%) SOA
8 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.56%) Content Management
9 2 (5.56%) Network Design
9 2 (5.56%) Process Management
9 2 (5.56%) Scrum
9 2 (5.56%) TDD
9 2 (5.56%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Python
2 9 (25.00%) Perl
3 5 (13.89%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.56%) C
5 2 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Groovy
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Docker
2 5 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) NFS
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (66.67%) Puppet
2 16 (44.44%) Ansible
2 16 (44.44%) Terraform
3 6 (16.67%) Nagios
3 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (11.11%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
5 2 (5.56%) OpenNMS
5 2 (5.56%) Packer
6 1 (2.78%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Capita
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) New Relic
4 2 (5.56%) OpenText
4 2 (5.56%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.56%) Splunk
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) Informatica
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO