Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 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 Web Services (AWS)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 23 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 +23 +7
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 50 44 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.87% 6.05% 2.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.00% 39.29% 36.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 25 4
Northamptonshire median daily rate £475 £400 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -21.95% +13.89%
10th Percentile £393 £324 £444
90th Percentile £556 £623 £555
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 125 112 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.69% 15.41% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 58 33
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £241
90th Percentile £550 £556 £533
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £10.59 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £11.63 £10.75
% change year-on-year +16.13% +8.14% -7.39%

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 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
Northampton +4 36 £475 +18.75% 6
Kettering -4 1 £450 -10.00% 1
Daventry - 1 £450 -
Amazon AWS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 21 (42.00%) DevOps
2 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (32.00%) Docker
3 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (30.00%) Terraform
4 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.00%) Web Services
4 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (28.00%) Linux
5 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
6 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (26.00%) Windows
6 13 (26.00%) Java
6 13 (26.00%) SQL
6 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (26.00%) CSS
7 11 (22.00%) Microservices
7 11 (22.00%) Spring Boot
7 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
8 10 (20.00%) Python
8 10 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (20.00%) Puppet
9 9 (18.00%) RESTful
9 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (18.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (18.00%) Ansible
9 9 (18.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (18.00%) C#

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 (12.00%) JBoss
2 4 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (12.00%) Google App Engine
3 6 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (10.00%) OpenShift
5 4 (8.00%) Amazon S3
5 4 (8.00%) Office 365
6 3 (6.00%) Coveralls
7 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (2.00%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (2.00%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.00%) Datadog
8 1 (2.00%) PaaS
8 1 (2.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) SAN
3 3 (6.00%) HTTP
4 2 (4.00%) IPsec
4 2 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (2.00%) DMZ
5 1 (2.00%) IPv4
5 1 (2.00%) IPv6
5 1 (2.00%) Multicast
5 1 (2.00%) NAS
5 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (2.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.00%) Bitbucket Server
3 7 (14.00%) SonarQube
3 7 (14.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (8.00%) CA Release Automation
4 4 (8.00%) JIRA
4 4 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (6.00%) Gradle
5 3 (6.00%) JUnit
5 3 (6.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.00%) Babel
6 1 (2.00%) GitLab
6 1 (2.00%) webpack
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) Backend Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) DBA
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) AWS Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) IT Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) IT Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior IT Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) Web Services
2 13 (26.00%) CSS
3 11 (22.00%) Spring Boot
4 9 (18.00%) .NET
4 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (18.00%) RESTful
4 9 (18.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (16.00%) HTML
5 8 (16.00%) jQuery
6 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (12.00%) GraphQL
8 5 (10.00%) Redux
9 4 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (6.00%) JDBC
10 3 (6.00%) Middleware
11 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.00%) J2EE
11 2 (4.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (6.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Linux
2 13 (26.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Unix
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) DevOps
2 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (22.00%) Microservices
5 9 (18.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (18.00%) MVC
6 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 7 (14.00%) Migration
7 6 (12.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 6 (12.00%) SDLC
7 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.00%) SOLID
7 6 (12.00%) TDD
8 5 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (8.00%) Build Automation
10 3 (6.00%) Coaching
10 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
10 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Java
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) Python
3 9 (18.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.00%) Perl
6 3 (6.00%) C
7 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) Go
8 1 (2.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) CCNA
1 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CCNP
2 1 (2.00%) CCSP
2 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) MCITP
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) Docker
2 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) Terraform
2 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (20.00%) Puppet
4 9 (18.00%) Ansible
5 8 (16.00%) Consul
6 6 (12.00%) Kubernetes
7 4 (8.00%) Kibana
7 4 (8.00%) SCCM
8 2 (4.00%) Mesos
8 2 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.00%) AppDynamics
3 4 (8.00%) NetApp
3 4 (8.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Brocade
6 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.00%) F5
6 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) Meraki
6 1 (2.00%) New Relic
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) StorageTek
6 1 (2.00%) Sun
6 1 (2.00%) Xamarin