Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 19 October 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 Web Services (AWS)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 40 60
Rank change year-on-year +21 +20 -1
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 63 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.37% 2.97% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.09% 40.00% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 6 9
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £360 £444 £413
90th Percentile £600 £588 £478
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Amazon 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 131 50 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 15.32% 7.43% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 22 41
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% -2.63% +20.25%
10th Percentile £314 £257 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.50 £10.59 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.09% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £15.29 £14.50
% change year-on-year -18.26% +5.47% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Northamptonshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon AWS in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Northamptonshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Northamptonshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Northampton +13 53 £421 -15.80% 3
Amazon AWS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 42 (66.67%) DevOps
2 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.16%) Jenkins
4 18 (28.57%) Linux
5 17 (26.98%) Windows
5 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (25.40%) Ansible
7 15 (23.81%) Docker
7 15 (23.81%) Puppet
7 15 (23.81%) Terraform
8 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 12 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (17.46%) Scrum
11 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
11 10 (15.87%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (14.29%) Finance
12 9 (14.29%) Web Services
12 9 (14.29%) Java
13 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
13 7 (11.11%) GDPR
13 7 (11.11%) Kubernetes
13 7 (11.11%) Bitbucket
13 7 (11.11%) Python
13 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
13 7 (11.11%) SAML
13 7 (11.11%) OAuth
14 6 (9.52%) Degree
14 6 (9.52%) TOGAF

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (4.76%) Confluence
2 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.59%) JBoss
3 1 (1.59%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (15.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (9.52%) Office 365
4 6 (9.52%) PaaS
5 4 (6.35%) GitHub
6 3 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (4.76%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (4.76%) Google App Engine
7 2 (3.17%) IaaS
7 2 (3.17%) OpenShift
7 2 (3.17%) SaaS
8 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.59%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) DSL
1 5 (7.94%) Internet
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.35%) DHCP
2 4 (6.35%) DNS
2 4 (6.35%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) Network Security
2 4 (6.35%) SSH
3 3 (4.76%) SSL
4 2 (3.17%) HTTP
4 2 (3.17%) SAN
5 1 (1.59%) IPsec
5 1 (1.59%) LAN
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
5 1 (1.59%) WAN
5 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.17%) Aerospike
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) NuoDB
3 2 (3.17%) OLTP
3 2 (3.17%) Redis
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) QlikView
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Jenkins
2 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 5 (7.94%) GitLab
4 5 (7.94%) Subversion
5 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.35%) Selenium
5 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.76%) JIRA
7 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.59%) Appium
8 1 (1.59%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.59%) GoCD
8 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.59%) LoadUI
8 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.59%) Protractor
8 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Aerospace
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
2 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (20.63%) Architect
2 13 (20.63%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (12.70%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (12.70%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Change Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Information Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Active Directory Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.17%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) Web Services
2 7 (11.11%) OAuth
2 7 (11.11%) SAML
3 6 (9.52%) Kafka
4 4 (6.35%) .NET
4 4 (6.35%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (6.35%) OAuth2
5 3 (4.76%) RESTful
6 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.17%) Middleware
6 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.59%) Ajax
7 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.59%) Java EE
7 1 (1.59%) JDBC
7 1 (1.59%) Node.js
7 1 (1.59%) REST
7 1 (1.59%) SOAP
7 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
1 5 (7.94%) PKI
2 4 (6.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Linux
2 17 (26.98%) Windows
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) DevOps
2 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.46%) Scrum
4 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.52%) IT Strategy
5 6 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.94%) Machine Learning
6 5 (7.94%) Migration
6 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.94%) SDLC
7 4 (6.35%) High Availability
7 4 (6.35%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (6.35%) Security Architecture
7 4 (6.35%) SIEM
7 4 (6.35%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.35%) Threat Management
7 4 (6.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
2 9 (14.29%) Java
3 7 (11.11%) Python
4 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.76%) SQL
6 2 (3.17%) Java 8
7 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) Go
7 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.59%) R
7 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) CEH
2 4 (6.35%) CISM
2 4 (6.35%) CISSP
3 2 (3.17%) CCNA
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.59%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) GDPR
2 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) Docker
2 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (25.40%) Ansible
1 16 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (23.81%) Puppet
2 15 (23.81%) Terraform
3 7 (11.11%) Kubernetes
4 6 (9.52%) Consul
5 1 (1.59%) Grafana
5 1 (1.59%) Kibana
5 1 (1.59%) logstash
5 1 (1.59%) Packer
5 1 (1.59%) Salt
5 1 (1.59%) SCCM
5 1 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Rackspace
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) Brocade
5 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.17%) Citrix
5 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 2 (3.17%) NetApp
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) Splunk
6 1 (1.59%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.59%) Dell
6 1 (1.59%) EMC
6 1 (1.59%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle
6 1 (1.59%) Snow
6 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.59%) Tableau