Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 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 Route 53
England > North West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 196 217
Rank change year-on-year 0 +21 +21
Contract jobs citing Route 53 26 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 0.25% 0.062%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.85% 1.87% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 3
North West median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £425 £416 £413
90th Percentile £580 £543 £468
England median daily rate £500 £538 £508
% change year-on-year -6.98% +5.91% +23.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 1,408 749 666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.47% 13.28% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 492 420
North West median daily rate £450 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £240 £258 £289
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 5 8
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +56.86% -57.77%
10th Percentile £11.46 £12.75 £10.88
90th Percentile £42.50 £113.05 £15.40
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -11.63%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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 -7 19 £450 +4.05% 1
Manchester -18 4 £438 - 3
Cheshire - 2 £444 - 1
Route 53
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 26 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 26 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 26 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (96.15%) DevOps
3 24 (92.31%) Python
4 23 (88.46%) Puppet
5 22 (84.62%) Linux
6 21 (80.77%) GitLab
6 21 (80.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 21 (80.77%) Terraform
7 20 (76.92%) Amazon ELB
7 20 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (73.08%) MySQL
8 19 (73.08%) MongoDB
8 19 (73.08%) Grafana
8 19 (73.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 19 (73.08%) Packer
8 19 (73.08%) Prometheus
9 18 (69.23%) Jenkins
9 18 (69.23%) Docker
10 17 (65.38%) Microservices
10 17 (65.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (65.38%) Kubernetes
11 16 (61.54%) SonarQube
11 16 (61.54%) Black Duck
11 16 (61.54%) Rancher
11 16 (61.54%) HTTP
11 16 (61.54%) CentOS
12 14 (53.85%) Ansible
13 10 (38.46%) Elastic Stack

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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 26 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 26 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 21 (80.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 20 (76.92%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.85%) IaaS
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.85%) PaaS
5 1 (3.85%) SaaS
5 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) ICMP
3 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) MongoDB
1 19 (73.08%) MySQL
2 17 (65.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (26.92%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) GitLab
2 18 (69.23%) Jenkins
3 16 (61.54%) SonarQube
4 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (3.85%) Maven
6 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (23.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.85%) Sensu
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 20 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (61.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) DevOps
2 19 (73.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 17 (65.38%) Microservices
4 4 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) Python
2 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (88.46%) Puppet
2 21 (80.77%) Terraform
3 19 (73.08%) Grafana
3 19 (73.08%) Packer
3 19 (73.08%) Prometheus
4 17 (65.38%) Kubernetes
5 16 (61.54%) Rancher
6 14 (53.85%) Ansible
7 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (3.85%) Kibana
8 1 (3.85%) logstash
8 1 (3.85%) Nagios
8 1 (3.85%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Black Duck
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) VMware