Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 64 60
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 -9
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 21 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.06% 1.07% 0.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.81% 12.20% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Northamptonshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £444 £375 £418
90th Percentile £588 £485 £490
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% -10.00%
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 64 82 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.33% 8.81% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 51 15
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £270 £313 £268
90th Percentile £575 £600 £490
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £96.88 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -89.07% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.29 £17.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year -13.85% +42.00% -47.92%

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
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 18 November 2017. 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 +16 17 £475 +5.56% 1
Amazon AWS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 9 (42.86%) Google
3 8 (38.10%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Open Source
5 6 (28.57%) G Suite
5 6 (28.57%) SDLC
5 6 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (28.57%) Apache
5 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 5 (23.81%) Python
6 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (19.05%) Ansible
7 4 (19.05%) Docker
7 4 (19.05%) DevOps
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) C#
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 3 (14.29%) Perl
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) Unix
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) Microservices
8 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics

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 6 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) G Suite
2 3 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 3 (14.29%) SaaS
3 2 (9.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) SMTP
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) GitLab
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Designer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 3 (14.29%) REST
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Core
3 2 (9.52%) Django
3 2 (9.52%) Kafka
4 1 (4.76%) EDI
4 1 (4.76%) Flask
4 1 (4.76%) Mason
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (33.33%) Open Source
2 6 (28.57%) SDLC
2 6 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Microservices
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) API Design
6 1 (4.76%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 1 (4.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.76%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.52%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) AWS Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.76%) Mesos
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Google
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe
5 1 (4.76%) hybris