Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 58 149
Rank change year-on-year +44 +91 -81
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 108 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.57% 3.26% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 60.34% 29.67% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 23 16
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £420 £404 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% -19.20% +61.29%
10th Percentile £287 £313 £269
90th Percentile £600 £488 £575
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £420 £404 £500
% change year-on-year +3.96% -19.20% +61.29%
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 179 91 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.84% 10.99% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 77 149
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £420 £370 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -5.13% +0.65%
10th Percentile £272 £208 £285
90th Percentile £597 £588 £531
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £420 £370 £388
% change year-on-year +13.51% -4.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.50 - £28.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.50 - £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 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 86 (79.63%) DevOps
2 81 (75.00%) Linux
3 80 (74.07%) Puppet
4 79 (73.15%) Ansible
5 73 (67.59%) Jenkins
6 67 (62.04%) Configuration Management
7 63 (58.33%) Terraform
8 60 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 57 (52.78%) Python
10 55 (50.93%) Docker
11 52 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (46.30%) Open Source
13 49 (45.37%) Java
14 48 (44.44%) Windows
14 48 (44.44%) Bash Shell
15 46 (42.59%) Elastic Stack
16 44 (40.74%) BDD
16 44 (40.74%) Kubernetes
17 41 (37.96%) Data Centre
17 41 (37.96%) High Availability
17 41 (37.96%) C++
18 40 (37.04%) Nagios
18 40 (37.04%) Splunk
19 39 (36.11%) PowerShell
20 38 (35.19%) New Relic
20 38 (35.19%) Perl
21 37 (34.26%) Ruby
22 36 (33.33%) Datadog
22 36 (33.33%) Packer
22 36 (33.33%) Test Automation

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 5 (4.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.70%) Confluence
2 4 (3.70%) nginx
3 3 (2.78%) Apache
3 3 (2.78%) Jetty
4 2 (1.85%) CICS
4 2 (1.85%) JBoss
4 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.85%) WildFly
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) Mongrel
5 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (33.33%) Datadog
3 16 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (12.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (12.04%) Amazon S3
6 9 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (7.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (4.63%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (4.63%) PaaS
9 4 (3.70%) Slack
10 3 (2.78%) IaaS
11 2 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.85%) Route 53
11 2 (1.85%) Serverless
12 1 (0.93%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 1 (0.93%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.93%) Linode
12 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) HTTP
2 2 (1.85%) DNS
2 2 (1.85%) Firewall
2 2 (1.85%) SSL
2 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) DHCP
3 1 (0.93%) FTP
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) IPsec
3 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.78%) Amazon Redshift
2 13 (12.04%) MongoDB
3 10 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.41%) MySQL
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.85%) Big Data
7 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.93%) DataStage
8 1 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 73 (67.59%) Jenkins
2 35 (32.41%) TeamCity
3 23 (21.30%) Git (software)
4 15 (13.89%) Maven
5 13 (12.04%) GitLab
5 13 (12.04%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (8.33%) JIRA
7 4 (3.70%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.78%) Subversion
9 2 (1.85%) DbUnit
9 2 (1.85%) jMock
9 2 (1.85%) JUnit
9 2 (1.85%) Mockito
10 1 (0.93%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.93%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (67.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (15.74%) Developer
3 11 (10.19%) AWS DevOps
4 10 (9.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (9.26%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (9.26%) Java Developer
4 10 (9.26%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (6.48%) Junior
6 6 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Junior DevOps
6 6 (5.56%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (3.70%) Architect
8 3 (2.78%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 3 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (2.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 2 (1.85%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (42.59%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (11.11%) RESTful
3 11 (10.19%) HTML
4 10 (9.26%) J2EE
5 7 (6.48%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (5.56%) Node.js
6 6 (5.56%) SOAP
6 6 (5.56%) Spring Boot
6 6 (5.56%) Web Services
6 6 (5.56%) Zuul
7 5 (4.63%) Ajax
7 5 (4.63%) JDBC
8 3 (2.78%) CSS
8 3 (2.78%) jQuery
8 3 (2.78%) JSP
8 3 (2.78%) Swing
9 2 (1.85%) Apache Camel
9 2 (1.85%) jBPM
9 2 (1.85%) React
9 2 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.96%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.19%) Private Cloud
4 6 (5.56%) User Experience
5 5 (4.63%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.70%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 81 (75.00%) Linux
2 48 (44.44%) Windows
3 22 (20.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (13.89%) Unix
5 12 (11.11%) CentOS
6 4 (3.70%) Debian
7 3 (2.78%) AIX
7 3 (2.78%) VMS
8 2 (1.85%) DC/OS
8 2 (1.85%) Mesosphere
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (79.63%) DevOps
2 67 (62.04%) Configuration Management
3 52 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (46.30%) Open Source
5 44 (40.74%) BDD
6 41 (37.96%) High Availability
7 36 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 24 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
9 22 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (17.59%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (12.96%) Continuous Deployment
14 13 (12.04%) TDD
15 10 (9.26%) Software Delivery
16 9 (8.33%) ITIL
16 9 (8.33%) Migration
17 7 (6.48%) Front End Development
17 7 (6.48%) Microservices
17 7 (6.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 57 (52.78%) Python
2 49 (45.37%) Java
3 48 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 41 (37.96%) C++
5 39 (36.11%) PowerShell
6 38 (35.19%) Perl
7 37 (34.26%) Ruby
8 33 (30.56%) C
9 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
10 13 (12.04%) SQL
11 9 (8.33%) C#
12 7 (6.48%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.85%) PHP
13 2 (1.85%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.93%) Groovy
14 1 (0.93%) Jython
Qualifications
1 22 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.74%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.19%) Degree
4 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 55 (50.93%) Docker
2 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.85%) vSphere
3 2 (1.85%) Xen
4 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.93%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 80 (74.07%) Puppet
2 79 (73.15%) Ansible
3 63 (58.33%) Terraform
4 44 (40.74%) Kubernetes
5 40 (37.04%) Nagios
6 36 (33.33%) Packer
7 29 (26.85%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (5.56%) Consul
9 3 (2.78%) Grafana
9 3 (2.78%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (1.85%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.93%) Kibana
11 1 (0.93%) logstash
11 1 (0.93%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.93%) Rancher
11 1 (0.93%) Salt
11 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (37.04%) Splunk
2 38 (35.19%) New Relic
3 10 (9.26%) Google
3 10 (9.26%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.41%) Dynatrace
5 7 (6.48%) VMware
6 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.70%) Oracle
8 3 (2.78%) IBM
9 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.85%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.85%) Informatica
10 1 (0.93%) Black Duck
10 1 (0.93%) OpenText
10 1 (0.93%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.93%) SaltStack