Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 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 AWS CloudFormation
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 83 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - -
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 23 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.59% 0.34% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.02% 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £525 £592 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.24% - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £525 £592 -
% change year-on-year -11.24% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

AWS CloudFormation 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 255 135 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.68% 15.25% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 115 223
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +17.86% -26.32%
10th Percentile £225 £300 £275
90th Percentile £588 £652 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £405 £350
% change year-on-year +17.43% +15.57% -26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.50 £10.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +205.00% -75.16% +34.17%
10th Percentile £16.10 £10.00 £16.72
90th Percentile £45.30 £10.00 £55.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.50 £10.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year +205.00% -75.16% +34.17%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in Newcastle upon Tyne

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS CloudFormation in Newcastle upon Tyne

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS CloudFormation in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 AWS CloudFormation.

1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (95.65%) DevOps
3 21 (91.30%) Puppet
3 21 (91.30%) Jenkins
4 20 (86.96%) Docker
5 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (78.26%) GitLab
6 18 (78.26%) Terraform
6 18 (78.26%) Ansible
7 15 (65.22%) Bash Shell
8 14 (60.87%) Python
9 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
9 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (52.17%) Web Services
10 12 (52.17%) Linux
11 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
11 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (47.83%) JIRA
11 11 (47.83%) Kubernetes
12 8 (34.78%) Identity Access Management
12 8 (34.78%) SIEM
12 8 (34.78%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (34.78%) Network Security
12 8 (34.78%) Communications Security
12 8 (34.78%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (34.78%) Security Management
13 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
13 7 (30.43%) ITIL
13 7 (30.43%) Unix
13 7 (30.43%) Amazon S3

AWS CloudFormation
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:

Cloud Services
1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (34.78%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (30.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (30.43%) Amazon S3
5 3 (13.04%) Datadog
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Jenkins
2 18 (78.26%) GitLab
3 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
4 11 (47.83%) JIRA
5 7 (30.43%) Maven
5 7 (30.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (13.04%) Bitbucket
6 3 (13.04%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) AWS DevOps
3 9 (39.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 9 (39.13%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (34.78%) JIRA Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Developer
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (26.09%) Spring Boot
2 6 (26.09%) Zuul
3 3 (13.04%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Private Cloud
2 3 (13.04%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Unix
3 6 (26.09%) CentOS
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) DevOps
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Communications Security
3 8 (34.78%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (34.78%) Security Management
3 8 (34.78%) SIEM
3 8 (34.78%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 7 (30.43%) Software Delivery
4 7 (30.43%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Bash Shell
2 14 (60.87%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (91.30%) Puppet
2 18 (78.26%) Ansible
2 18 (78.26%) Terraform
3 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (47.83%) Kubernetes
5 6 (26.09%) Consul
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Dynatrace