Period
to 14 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 14 June 2021 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
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 6 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 +16
Contract jobs citing AWS 54 70 110
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.12% 16.09% 14.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.52% 38.67% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 82
10th Percentile £447 £346 £363
25th Percentile £485 £415 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £538 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.33% +13.16% +13.10%
75th Percentile £588 £825 £538
90th Percentile £639 £1,000 £623
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £550 £550 £475
% change year-on-year - +15.79% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 127 181 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.91% 41.61% 33.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 124 185
10th Percentile £305 £317 £158
25th Percentile £413 £356 £320
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £495 £428 £450
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +12.50%
75th Percentile £588 £538 £515
90th Percentile £621 £888 £575
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £493 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +14.53% -4.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £12.17 £52.50 £8.25
Median hourly rate £12.81 £55.00 £8.50
Median % change year-on-year -76.71% +547.06% -15.00%
75th Percentile £13.45 £57.50 £8.75
90th Percentile " " "
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.00 £55.00 £8.50
% change year-on-year -69.09% +547.06% -15.00%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne

AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Daily rate trend for AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne

AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for AWS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 31 (57.41%) Java
2 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (48.15%) Microservices
4 22 (40.74%) Jenkins
5 21 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 20 (37.04%) Scrum
6 20 (37.04%) Spring
7 19 (35.19%) Maven
7 19 (35.19%) Java 8
7 19 (35.19%) Public Sector
8 17 (31.48%) RESTful
8 17 (31.48%) Azure
9 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
10 15 (27.78%) SQL
11 14 (25.93%) JUnit
11 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
12 13 (24.07%) SaaS
12 13 (24.07%) PaaS
12 13 (24.07%) Serverless
12 13 (24.07%) SonarQube
13 12 (22.22%) Docker
13 12 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (20.37%) MVC
14 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
14 11 (20.37%) Spring MVC
14 11 (20.37%) Spring Security
14 11 (20.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (20.37%) Spring Boot
14 11 (20.37%) Swagger
14 11 (20.37%) Postman

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 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 17 (31.48%) Azure
2 13 (24.07%) PaaS
2 13 (24.07%) SaaS
2 13 (24.07%) Serverless
3 7 (12.96%) IaaS
4 5 (9.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (9.26%) Amazon S3
4 5 (9.26%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (9.26%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (1.85%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) IPsec
1 6 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 6 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (1.85%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (20.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (7.41%) Apache Hive
4 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (40.74%) Jenkins
2 21 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 19 (35.19%) Maven
4 14 (25.93%) JUnit
5 13 (24.07%) SonarQube
6 11 (20.37%) Postman
7 8 (14.81%) Bitbucket
8 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
8 7 (12.96%) GitLab
9 5 (9.26%) Mockito
10 3 (5.56%) JMeter
10 3 (5.56%) Selenium
11 2 (3.70%) ERwin
12 1 (1.85%) CA Gen
12 1 (1.85%) JIRA
12 1 (1.85%) Locust
12 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (35.19%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Social Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Architect
2 19 (35.19%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Technical Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Data Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Java Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.56%) AWS Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Data Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Technical Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) Spring
2 17 (31.48%) RESTful
3 11 (20.37%) Spring Boot
3 11 (20.37%) Spring MVC
3 11 (20.37%) Spring Security
3 11 (20.37%) Swagger
4 8 (14.81%) JSON
5 7 (12.96%) React
5 7 (12.96%) REST
5 7 (12.96%) Web Services
6 6 (11.11%) Dropwizard
6 6 (11.11%) JPA
6 6 (11.11%) Mustache
6 6 (11.11%) OAuth
6 6 (11.11%) OAuth2
6 6 (11.11%) OpenID
6 6 (11.11%) SAML
6 6 (11.11%) Thymeleaf
6 6 (11.11%) XACML
7 5 (9.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Public Cloud
2 6 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (11.11%) User Experience
3 4 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.56%) NHS
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Unix
2 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) Microservices
3 20 (37.04%) Scrum
4 11 (20.37%) MVC
5 10 (18.52%) DevOps
6 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.96%) BPEL
7 7 (12.96%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.96%) Data Architecture
7 7 (12.96%) Decision-Making
7 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (12.96%) SOA
7 7 (12.96%) Software Architecture
7 7 (12.96%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (12.96%) Test Strategy
8 6 (11.11%) ETL
8 6 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) Java
2 19 (35.19%) Java 8
3 15 (27.78%) SQL
4 8 (14.81%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) Scala
7 1 (1.85%) COBOL
7 1 (1.85%) Groovy
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 3 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.85%) Accessibility
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) Docker
2 6 (11.11%) RACF
3 4 (7.41%) HDFS
4 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (9.26%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.70%) Ansible
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) Terraform
4 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) Informatica
4 2 (3.70%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.70%) Dynatrace
4 2 (3.70%) Splunk
5 1 (1.85%) BEA
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Pega
5 1 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) webMethods