Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Route 53 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Route 53 over the 6 months to 18 March 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 Route 53
England > North West
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 188 204 203
Rank change year-on-year +16 -1 +33
Contract jobs citing Route 53 21 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.16% 0.090%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.53% 1.01% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 1
North West median daily rate £450 £433 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% -8.95% +22.58%
10th Percentile £425 £416 £463
90th Percentile £645 £543 £488
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.00 - -

Route 53 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 the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,370 890 640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 24.26% 16.01% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 591 425
North West median daily rate £465 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.29% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £263 £269 £255
90th Percentile £675 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 21 7
North West median hourly rate £17.47 £14.46 £14.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.78% +1.19% -59.17%
10th Percentile £12.88 £12.83 £10.45
90th Percentile £24.02 £22.00 £33.77
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -10.00%

Route 53
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Route 53 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Route 53 in the North West

Route 53
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Route 53 in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Route 53 in the North West

Route 53
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Route 53 in the North West over the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Route 53 in the North West

Route 53
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 Route 53 within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 March 2019. 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
Lancashire -10 11 £450 +4.05% 1
Manchester +7 7 £513 - 2
Cheshire - 2 £444 -
Route 53
England

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 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 North West region with a requirement for Route 53.

1 21 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (95.24%) DevOps
3 19 (90.48%) Puppet
3 19 (90.48%) Python
4 17 (80.95%) Linux
4 17 (80.95%) Terraform
5 16 (76.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
6 15 (71.43%) Amazon ELB
6 15 (71.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 15 (71.43%) GitLab
7 14 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 14 (66.67%) Packer
7 14 (66.67%) Grafana
7 14 (66.67%) Prometheus
7 14 (66.67%) Docker
7 14 (66.67%) MongoDB
8 13 (61.90%) Microservices
9 12 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (57.14%) Kubernetes
10 11 (52.38%) SonarQube
10 11 (52.38%) Ansible
10 11 (52.38%) CentOS
10 11 (52.38%) MySQL
11 10 (47.62%) HTTP
12 9 (42.86%) Rancher
12 9 (42.86%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (38.10%) Black Duck

Route 53
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 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 15 (71.43%) Amazon ELB
2 15 (71.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.76%) ICMP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 12 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (52.38%) MySQL
4 7 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) GitLab
1 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 11 (52.38%) SonarQube
3 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) AWS Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (28.57%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (52.38%) CentOS
4 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) DevOps
2 14 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 13 (61.90%) Microservices
4 5 (23.81%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Auto-Scaling
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Python
2 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Docker
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (90.48%) Puppet
2 17 (80.95%) Terraform
3 14 (66.67%) Grafana
3 14 (66.67%) Packer
3 14 (66.67%) Prometheus
4 12 (57.14%) Kubernetes
5 11 (52.38%) Ansible
6 9 (42.86%) Rancher
7 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Black Duck
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) VMware