Period
to 10 July 2020

The median contractor rate for an AWS Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > North West
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 126 178 202
Rank change year-on-year +52 +24 -7
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Developer 14 27 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.55% 0.51% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.53% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 16
Median daily rate £525 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% - -
10th Percentile £435 £405 £370
90th Percentile £663 £595 £538
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £77.75
% change year-on-year +159.26% -82.64% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 2,412 5,055 5,848
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.00% 94.61% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,453 3,274 3,616
Median daily rate £415 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £200 £238 £250
90th Percentile £620 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 221 324
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.23% -12.77%
10th Percentile £11.32 £12.20 £11.19
90th Percentile £53.00 £52.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate £22.67 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +13.36% +6.95% -

AWS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured AWS Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Developer in the North West

AWS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS Developer in the North West.

Daily rate trend for AWS Developer in the North West

AWS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for AWS Developer in the North West

AWS Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +33 7 £625 +21.07% 1
Manchester +48 5 £500 +17.65% 1
AWS Developer
England

AWS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, AWS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region featuring AWS Developer in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) AWS
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) Serverless
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon Cognito
5 4 (28.57%) AWS Step Functions
5 4 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (21.43%) AWS Certification
6 3 (21.43%) GDPR
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) User Experience
6 3 (21.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (21.43%) CloudFront
6 3 (21.43%) Route 53
6 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (21.43%) Advertising
6 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) YAML
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript

AWS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) AWS
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
2 5 (35.71%) Serverless
3 4 (28.57%) Amazon Cognito
3 4 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (28.57%) AWS Step Functions
4 3 (21.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (21.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (21.43%) CloudFront
4 3 (21.43%) Route 53
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon SageMaker
5 2 (14.29%) Azure
6 1 (7.14%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (7.14%) Firebase
6 1 (7.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (14.29%) Data Lake
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Mockito
General
1 3 (21.43%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) RESTful
1 3 (21.43%) YAML
2 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) JAX-RS
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) React
2 1 (7.14%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) GDPR
2 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible