Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 125 81
Rank change year-on-year +74 -44 +4
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 36 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.12% 1.05% 1.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.58% 9.17% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 20
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £417 £468 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.90% -3.51% -7.62%
10th Percentile £313 £268 £346
90th Percentile £665 £575 £539
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £417 £468 £485
% change year-on-year -10.90% -3.51% -7.62%
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 114 240 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.06% 11.43% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 180 48
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £422 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.40% -16.67% +30.91%
10th Percentile £275 £292 £313
90th Percentile £638 £533 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £370 £450
% change year-on-year +11.49% -17.78% +30.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £28.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -

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 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 28 (77.78%) DevOps
2 26 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (72.22%) Windows
3 24 (66.67%) Linux
4 20 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 19 (52.78%) Puppet
5 19 (52.78%) Git (software)
6 15 (41.67%) Ansible
7 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
9 12 (33.33%) Python
10 11 (30.56%) Oracle
10 11 (30.56%) Migration
10 11 (30.56%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (27.78%) Docker
11 10 (27.78%) Perl
12 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (25.00%) Subversion
13 8 (22.22%) Maven
14 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (19.44%) WebLogic
14 7 (19.44%) SQL
14 7 (19.44%) Middleware
14 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
14 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (16.67%) Public Cloud
15 6 (16.67%) Open Source
15 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
15 6 (16.67%) Office 365
15 6 (16.67%) Red Hat

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 7 (19.44%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.33%) Confluence
4 2 (5.56%) CMS
4 2 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.67%) Office 365
3 4 (11.11%) PaaS
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (8.33%) IaaS
4 3 (8.33%) Serverless
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.56%) Datadog
5 2 (5.56%) SaaS
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.78%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (2.78%) Linode
6 1 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) SMS
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (5.56%) Skype
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) SSH
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) MySQL
4 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.78%) DataStage
6 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 19 (52.78%) Git (software)
3 11 (30.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (25.00%) Subversion
5 8 (22.22%) Maven
6 4 (11.11%) JIRA
7 3 (8.33%) GitLab
8 2 (5.56%) Selenium
8 2 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
8 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
8 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.78%) Artifactory
9 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (13.89%) DevOps Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Head of Delivery
2 5 (13.89%) Head of DevOps
2 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Lead DevOps
3 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Middleware
2 3 (8.33%) JSON
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) jQuery
3 2 (5.56%) RESTful
3 2 (5.56%) SOAP
3 2 (5.56%) Software Packaging
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (5.56%) XSD
3 2 (5.56%) XSLT
4 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.78%) LAMP
4 1 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.67%) Unix
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.78%) Debian
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) DevOps
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (16.67%) Kanban
5 6 (16.67%) Open Source
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.11%) SOA
7 4 (11.11%) Telematics
8 3 (8.33%) Network Design
9 2 (5.56%) Bug Management
9 2 (5.56%) Content Management
9 2 (5.56%) Line Management
9 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.56%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Python
2 10 (27.78%) Perl
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) C
6 2 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) Groovy
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Jython
7 1 (2.78%) Korn
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) MCSA
1 4 (11.11%) MCSE
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCDP
3 1 (2.78%) CCIE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CISM
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Docker
2 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.56%) NFS
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.78%) Xen
4 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (52.78%) Puppet
2 15 (41.67%) Ansible
3 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (13.89%) Nagios
4 5 (13.89%) ZABBIX
5 4 (11.11%) SCCM
6 3 (8.33%) Terraform
7 2 (5.56%) Dollar Universe
7 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
7 2 (5.56%) Packer
8 1 (2.78%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) Rackspace
4 3 (8.33%) SaltStack
4 3 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.56%) Capita
5 2 (5.56%) New Relic
5 2 (5.56%) OpenText
5 2 (5.56%) Splunk
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Vyatta