Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 37 57
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20 +8
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 50 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.92% 3.26% 1.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.98% 48.94% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 7 14
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% -6.49%
10th Percentile £365 £448 £413
90th Percentile £600 £585 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -21.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 122 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 14.44% 6.66% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 25 34
Northamptonshire median daily rate £403 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% -19.05% +52.73%
10th Percentile £340 £313 £333
90th Percentile £600 £583 £601
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £438
% change year-on-year +2.50% -8.57% +24.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.54 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.75 £10.75 £11.50
% change year-on-year +9.30% -6.52% -36.11%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +5 44 £425 -19.05% 4
Corby - 1 £725 - 1
Kettering - 1 £500 -
Amazon AWS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 36 (72.00%) DevOps
2 18 (36.00%) Linux
3 15 (30.00%) Ansible
4 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (28.00%) Windows
4 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (28.00%) Puppet
5 12 (24.00%) Docker
6 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
6 11 (22.00%) PaaS
7 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (18.00%) Java
8 8 (16.00%) Unix
8 8 (16.00%) Scrum
8 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
8 8 (16.00%) SIEM
8 8 (16.00%) Microservices
9 7 (14.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (14.00%) Terraform
9 7 (14.00%) SaaS
9 7 (14.00%) IaaS
9 7 (14.00%) GDPR
9 7 (14.00%) Degree
9 7 (14.00%) OAuth
9 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (14.00%) Firewall
9 7 (14.00%) SAML
10 6 (12.00%) Finance

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 (4.00%) Confluence
1 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (22.00%) PaaS
3 7 (14.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (14.00%) IaaS
3 7 (14.00%) SaaS
4 6 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (12.00%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (12.00%) Amazon S3
4 6 (12.00%) Office 365
4 6 (12.00%) Route 53
4 6 (12.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (8.00%) GitHub
6 3 (6.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (6.00%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.00%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Firewall
2 5 (10.00%) DSL
3 4 (8.00%) DHCP
3 4 (8.00%) DNS
3 4 (8.00%) Internet
3 4 (8.00%) Network Security
3 4 (8.00%) SSH
3 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.00%) HTTP
4 2 (4.00%) SAN
4 2 (4.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) NuoDB
3 2 (4.00%) Redis
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) Aerospike
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) OLTP
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 4 (8.00%) GitLab
5 2 (4.00%) JIRA
5 2 (4.00%) Selenium
6 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Architect
3 13 (26.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (8.00%) Information Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Information Security Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Security Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Security Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Active Directory Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.00%) AWS Architect
7 2 (4.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Developer
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) OAuth
1 7 (14.00%) SAML
2 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) Web Services
3 4 (8.00%) Middleware
3 4 (8.00%) OAuth2
4 3 (6.00%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (4.00%) Kafka
5 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (2.00%) CSS
6 1 (2.00%) Django
6 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.00%) HTML
6 1 (2.00%) JDBC
6 1 (2.00%) LAMP
6 1 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (2.00%) REST
6 1 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (8.00%) PKI
2 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) DataPower
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Linux
2 14 (28.00%) Windows
3 8 (16.00%) Unix
4 5 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) DevOps
2 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) Microservices
3 8 (16.00%) Scrum
3 8 (16.00%) SIEM
3 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (12.00%) SOA
5 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.00%) Cryptography
6 4 (8.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (8.00%) Internal Audit
6 4 (8.00%) IT Strategy
6 4 (8.00%) Privileged Identity Management
6 4 (8.00%) SDLC
6 4 (8.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) Java
1 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.00%) Python
4 4 (8.00%) C
5 2 (4.00%) Ruby
5 2 (4.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.00%) C#
6 1 (2.00%) Java 8
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) CEH
2 4 (8.00%) CISM
2 4 (8.00%) CISSP
3 1 (2.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) GDPR
2 6 (12.00%) GCP
3 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Docker
2 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) Ansible
2 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (28.00%) Puppet
3 7 (14.00%) Terraform
4 2 (4.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.00%) Grafana
5 1 (2.00%) Packer
5 1 (2.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.00%) Brocade
3 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco
3 2 (4.00%) IBM
3 2 (4.00%) NetApp
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) Splunk
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.00%) Dynatrace
4 1 (2.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Hortonworks