Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 57 126
Rank change year-on-year +41 +69 -41
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 96 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.98% 4.00% 1.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.76% 30.17% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 31 17
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £500 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +3.13% -17.53%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £263
90th Percentile £600 £665 £575
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +21.21% +3.13% -17.53%
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 201 116 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.00% 13.24% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 99 207
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +11.49% -17.78%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £294
90th Percentile £588 £638 £528
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £465 £409 £370
% change year-on-year +13.76% +10.47% -17.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.50 - £28.00
10th Percentile £16.10 - £19.44
90th Percentile £45.30 - £55.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.50 - £28.00

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 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 74 (77.08%) DevOps
2 66 (68.75%) Jenkins
3 65 (67.71%) Puppet
4 61 (63.54%) Ansible
5 58 (60.42%) Linux
6 54 (56.25%) Python
6 54 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (52.08%) Docker
8 46 (47.92%) Terraform
9 41 (42.71%) Configuration Management
10 36 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 35 (36.46%) Git (software)
11 35 (36.46%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (34.38%) Kubernetes
13 31 (32.29%) Opscode Chef
14 29 (30.21%) Bash Shell
14 29 (30.21%) JIRA
14 29 (30.21%) Windows
14 29 (30.21%) Elastic Stack
15 24 (25.00%) Test Automation
15 24 (25.00%) GitLab
16 23 (23.96%) AWS CloudFormation
16 23 (23.96%) MongoDB
16 23 (23.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 22 (22.92%) Confluence
17 22 (22.92%) Sonatype Nexus
18 21 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
18 21 (21.88%) Maven
19 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
20 19 (19.79%) Open Source

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 22 (22.92%) Confluence
2 7 (7.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (6.25%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.08%) JBoss
4 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.04%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (23.96%) AWS CloudFormation
3 18 (18.75%) Amazon S3
4 17 (17.71%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (17.71%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (11.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (8.33%) Datadog
7 6 (6.25%) Slack
8 5 (5.21%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (5.21%) Route 53
8 5 (5.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (3.13%) Office 365
9 3 (3.13%) SaaS
10 2 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (2.08%) Heroku
10 2 (2.08%) PaaS
10 2 (2.08%) Serverless
11 1 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) Firewall
2 7 (7.29%) VLAN
3 6 (6.25%) HTTP
4 5 (5.21%) Network Security
5 2 (2.08%) WAN
6 1 (1.04%) DHCP
6 1 (1.04%) DNS
6 1 (1.04%) Internet
6 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) MongoDB
2 15 (15.63%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.54%) MySQL
4 9 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (5.21%) Apache Hive
6 5 (5.21%) Big Data
6 5 (5.21%) HBase
6 5 (5.21%) Sqoop
7 4 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.17%) Spark SQL
7 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.04%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 66 (68.75%) Jenkins
2 35 (36.46%) Git (software)
3 29 (30.21%) JIRA
4 24 (25.00%) GitLab
5 22 (22.92%) Sonatype Nexus
6 21 (21.88%) Maven
7 7 (7.29%) SonarQube
8 6 (6.25%) TeamCity
9 4 (4.17%) Subversion
10 3 (3.13%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.04%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.04%) DbUnit
11 1 (1.04%) jMock
11 1 (1.04%) JUnit
11 1 (1.04%) Mockito
11 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (5.21%) Finance
2 1 (1.04%) Marketing
2 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (63.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 12 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 12 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Developer
5 9 (9.38%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (5.21%) Architect
6 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) DevOps Developer
7 4 (4.17%) JIRA Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Junior
8 3 (3.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (2.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.21%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (13.54%) Web Services
3 11 (11.46%) YAML
4 8 (8.33%) HTML
4 8 (8.33%) Node.js
5 6 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (6.25%) Spring Boot
5 6 (6.25%) Zuul
6 5 (5.21%) J2EE
6 5 (5.21%) Kafka
7 4 (4.17%) Spark Streaming
8 3 (3.13%) RESTful
9 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.08%) jBPM
9 2 (2.08%) JDBC
9 2 (2.08%) React
9 2 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.08%) Vue.js
10 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.46%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (10.42%) User Experience
4 8 (8.33%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.17%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.13%) Replication
7 1 (1.04%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.04%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.04%) Clustering
7 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.04%) Life Science
7 1 (1.04%) NHS
7 1 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (60.42%) Linux
2 29 (30.21%) Windows
3 23 (23.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (16.67%) CentOS
5 10 (10.42%) Unix
6 4 (4.17%) Debian
7 3 (3.13%) VMS
8 2 (2.08%) DC/OS
8 2 (2.08%) Mesosphere
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (77.08%) DevOps
2 54 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (42.71%) Configuration Management
4 35 (36.46%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 21 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 19 (19.79%) Open Source
8 16 (16.67%) Scrum
9 15 (15.63%) Kanban
9 15 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (13.54%) Deployment Automation
11 11 (11.46%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (10.42%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 10 (10.42%) Change Management
12 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Management
12 10 (10.42%) Migration
12 10 (10.42%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (10.42%) Release Automation
12 10 (10.42%) SOA
13 9 (9.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (56.25%) Python
2 29 (30.21%) Bash Shell
3 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.75%) Java
4 18 (18.75%) Perl
5 16 (16.67%) Ruby
6 13 (13.54%) PowerShell
7 12 (12.50%) C++
7 12 (12.50%) SQL
8 8 (8.33%) C#
9 5 (5.21%) Scala
10 4 (4.17%) C
11 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) AWS Certification
3 4 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) CCNA
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.04%) ISEB
4 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.04%) MCSA
4 1 (1.04%) MCSE
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) QA
System Software
1 50 (52.08%) Docker
2 5 (5.21%) Apache Flume
2 5 (5.21%) HDFS
3 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 65 (67.71%) Puppet
2 61 (63.54%) Ansible
3 46 (47.92%) Terraform
4 33 (34.38%) Kubernetes
5 31 (32.29%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (17.71%) Nagios
7 13 (13.54%) Docker Swarm
8 11 (11.46%) Packer
9 10 (10.42%) ZABBIX
10 8 (8.33%) Grafana
10 8 (8.33%) Prometheus
11 6 (6.25%) Consul
12 5 (5.21%) Rancher
13 1 (1.04%) Oozie
13 1 (1.04%) Rundeck
13 1 (1.04%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (11.46%) Google
1 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) Oracle
2 10 (10.42%) Riverbed
3 9 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.33%) Splunk
5 7 (7.29%) Dynatrace
6 6 (6.25%) Black Duck
6 6 (6.25%) New Relic
7 5 (5.21%) VMware
8 4 (4.17%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.08%) Informatica
10 1 (1.04%) Citrix
10 1 (1.04%) Foundry
10 1 (1.04%) Talend