Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 51 134
Rank change year-on-year +32 +83 -67
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 101 42 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.78% 4.68% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 53.16% 35.90% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 28 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £398 £450 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.67% -16.67% +80.00%
10th Percentile £302 £303 £500
90th Percentile £530 £558 £700
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £398 £450 £540
% change year-on-year -11.67% -16.67% +80.00%
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 190 117 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.39% 13.03% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 94 59
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £365 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.14% +11.27%
10th Percentile £270 £223 £279
90th Percentile £588 £500 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £350 £351
% change year-on-year +14.29% -0.14% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £10.00 - £37.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £10.00 - £14.60

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 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 82 (81.19%) DevOps
2 69 (68.32%) Ansible
2 69 (68.32%) Puppet
3 66 (65.35%) Linux
4 65 (64.36%) Jenkins
5 58 (57.43%) Configuration Management
6 57 (56.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 56 (55.45%) Terraform
8 55 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (48.51%) Java
10 42 (41.58%) Open Source
11 41 (40.59%) Windows
12 38 (37.62%) Python
12 38 (37.62%) BDD
12 38 (37.62%) Docker
13 37 (36.63%) Data Centre
13 37 (36.63%) High Availability
13 37 (36.63%) Nagios
14 35 (34.65%) Ruby
14 35 (34.65%) Elastic Stack
15 34 (33.66%) Perl
15 34 (33.66%) Splunk
15 34 (33.66%) New Relic
16 33 (32.67%) Datadog
16 33 (32.67%) Bash Shell
17 32 (31.68%) PowerShell
17 32 (31.68%) Kubernetes
18 31 (30.69%) Packer
18 31 (30.69%) TeamCity
18 31 (30.69%) C

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 9 (8.91%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.93%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.93%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.94%) Apache
3 6 (5.94%) Jetty
3 6 (5.94%) nginx
4 4 (3.96%) IIS
4 4 (3.96%) Mongrel
4 4 (3.96%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.97%) CMS
5 3 (2.97%) Confluence
5 3 (2.97%) JBoss
5 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.98%) CICS
6 2 (1.98%) FileNet
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.98%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (56.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (32.67%) Datadog
3 14 (13.86%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (8.91%) Amazon S3
4 9 (8.91%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (5.94%) PaaS
6 4 (3.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (3.96%) Google App Engine
6 4 (3.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (3.96%) IaaS
7 2 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.98%) Serverless
7 2 (1.98%) Slack
8 1 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.99%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.99%) GitHub
8 1 (0.99%) Linode
8 1 (0.99%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.99%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) SSL
2 5 (4.95%) DNS
2 5 (4.95%) HTTP
2 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.96%) DHCP
3 4 (3.96%) FTP
3 4 (3.96%) IPsec
4 2 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.98%) Network Security
4 2 (1.98%) SNMP
5 1 (0.99%) Firewall
5 1 (0.99%) Internet
5 1 (0.99%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) Amazon Redshift
2 13 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.94%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.96%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.96%) MySQL
5 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.98%) Big Data
6 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.99%) DataStage
7 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (64.36%) Jenkins
2 31 (30.69%) TeamCity
3 27 (26.73%) Git (software)
4 17 (16.83%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (7.92%) JIRA
5 8 (7.92%) Maven
6 6 (5.94%) GitLab
7 4 (3.96%) Subversion
7 4 (3.96%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.98%) DbUnit
8 2 (1.98%) jMock
8 2 (1.98%) JUnit
8 2 (1.98%) Mockito
8 2 (1.98%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.99%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.99%) Gitweb
9 1 (0.99%) Selenium
9 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.99%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (3.96%) Finance
2 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (63.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (15.84%) AWS DevOps
2 16 (15.84%) Developer
3 10 (9.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 10 (9.90%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (7.92%) Architect
4 8 (7.92%) Consultant
4 8 (7.92%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.93%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) DevOps Consultant
6 6 (5.94%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Junior
7 5 (4.95%) Junior DevOps
7 5 (4.95%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) DevOps Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (3.96%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (34.65%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (12.87%) Software Packaging
3 12 (11.88%) RESTful
4 10 (9.90%) J2EE
5 8 (7.92%) Web Services
6 7 (6.93%) SOAP
7 5 (4.95%) Ajax
7 5 (4.95%) CSS
7 5 (4.95%) HTML
7 5 (4.95%) jQuery
7 5 (4.95%) Node.js
8 4 (3.96%) .NET
8 4 (3.96%) Servlets
8 4 (3.96%) Spring Boot
9 3 (2.97%) Spring
9 3 (2.97%) Swing
9 3 (2.97%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (2.97%) XML
9 3 (2.97%) XSD
9 3 (2.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (36.63%) Data Centre
2 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.90%) Private Cloud
4 6 (5.94%) Public Cloud
4 6 (5.94%) User Experience
5 5 (4.95%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.98%) DataPower
7 2 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.98%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 66 (65.35%) Linux
2 41 (40.59%) Windows
3 12 (11.88%) Unix
4 10 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.97%) AIX
5 3 (2.97%) CentOS
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (81.19%) DevOps
2 58 (57.43%) Configuration Management
3 55 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (41.58%) Open Source
5 38 (37.62%) BDD
6 37 (36.63%) High Availability
7 30 (29.70%) Test Automation
8 19 (18.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (17.82%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (9.90%) Continuous Deployment
13 9 (8.91%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (8.91%) TDD
14 7 (6.93%) Deployment Automation
14 7 (6.93%) Front End Development
14 7 (6.93%) Mentoring
14 7 (6.93%) Microservices
14 7 (6.93%) Scrum
15 6 (5.94%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.51%) Java
2 38 (37.62%) Python
3 35 (34.65%) Ruby
4 34 (33.66%) Perl
5 33 (32.67%) Bash Shell
6 32 (31.68%) PowerShell
7 31 (30.69%) C
7 31 (30.69%) C++
8 9 (8.91%) SQL
9 8 (7.92%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.95%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.98%) Groovy
11 2 (1.98%) PHP
11 2 (1.98%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.99%) C#
12 1 (0.99%) Jython
Qualifications
1 22 (21.78%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.91%) Degree
4 3 (2.97%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.99%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (37.62%) Docker
2 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.95%) Xen
4 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.98%) vSphere
5 1 (0.99%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 69 (68.32%) Ansible
1 69 (68.32%) Puppet
2 56 (55.45%) Terraform
3 37 (36.63%) Nagios
4 32 (31.68%) Kubernetes
5 31 (30.69%) Packer
6 22 (21.78%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.97%) OpenNMS
8 2 (1.98%) Consul
8 2 (1.98%) Dollar Universe
8 2 (1.98%) Forum Sentry
8 2 (1.98%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.99%) Kibana
9 1 (0.99%) logstash
9 1 (0.99%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (33.66%) New Relic
1 34 (33.66%) Splunk
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle
2 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.93%) VMware
3 6 (5.94%) IBM
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.95%) Google
5 4 (3.96%) Dynatrace
5 4 (3.96%) Informatica
6 3 (2.97%) Axway
6 3 (2.97%) HP
6 3 (2.97%) OpenText
6 3 (2.97%) Siebel
7 2 (1.98%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.98%) Sun
7 2 (1.98%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.99%) Capita
8 1 (0.99%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com