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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 33 39
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6  
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 16 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.42% 2.11% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 76.19% 36.36% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Median daily rate £500 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £440 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 21 22 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 5.80% 5.80% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 10
Median daily rate £475 £450 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +59.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £413 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +75.75% -40.00%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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
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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +10 14 £500 +11.11% 1
Amazon AWS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) DevOps
3 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
3 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 7 (30.43%) Python
4 6 (26.09%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) SaaS
5 5 (21.74%) REST
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Docker
5 5 (21.74%) MySQL
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) SAP
6 4 (17.39%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (17.39%) Retail
6 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (17.39%) Ansible
6 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
6 4 (17.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (13.04%) User Stories
7 3 (13.04%) IaaS
7 3 (13.04%) Artifactory
7 3 (13.04%) Vagrant
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Open Source

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 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) SaaS
2 3 (13.04%) IaaS
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
3 2 (8.70%) G Suite
3 2 (8.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) SMTP
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) HBase
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Artifactory
2 3 (13.04%) GitLab
2 3 (13.04%) Vagrant
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) JMeter
3 2 (8.70%) NUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Architect
1 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Designer
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
3 2 (8.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) REST
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) Django
4 1 (4.35%) Flask
4 1 (4.35%) Kafka
4 1 (4.35%) Lucene
4 1 (4.35%) Mason
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Android
3 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
4 3 (13.04%) Release Management
4 3 (13.04%) User Stories
5 2 (8.70%) Android Development
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
5 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Microservices
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Python
2 6 (26.09%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C
4 3 (13.04%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) Groovy
5 2 (8.70%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Ansible
1 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Terraform
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Mesos
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) hybris
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.35%) Rackspace