Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 45 60
Rank change year-on-year +28 +15 +1
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 59 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.50% 2.87% 1.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.75% 27.54% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 4 2
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £361 £463 £373
90th Percentile £600 £593 £478
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £400 £463
% change year-on-year +9.38% -13.51% +2.78%
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 114 69 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 14.49% 10.42% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 28 55
Northamptonshire median daily rate £413 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £312 £259 £303
90th Percentile £600 £575 £600
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +11.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £10.59 £96.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -89.07% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £21.25 £12.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +73.47% -31.94% +44.00%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +24 47 £450 -5.26% 2
Amazon AWS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 40 (67.80%) DevOps
2 21 (35.59%) Docker
2 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (32.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (30.51%) Jenkins
5 17 (28.81%) Terraform
6 16 (27.12%) Linux
7 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
9 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (20.34%) Puppet
9 12 (20.34%) Ansible
9 12 (20.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (18.64%) Java
11 10 (16.95%) Web Services
11 10 (16.95%) Scrum
11 10 (16.95%) Consul
12 9 (15.25%) Kubernetes
13 8 (13.56%) SDLC
13 8 (13.56%) Kafka
13 8 (13.56%) Python
14 7 (11.86%) Windows
14 7 (11.86%) Finance
14 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
14 7 (11.86%) Microservices
15 6 (10.17%) PaaS
15 6 (10.17%) High Availability
15 6 (10.17%) TDD
15 6 (10.17%) Subversion

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 (5.08%) Confluence
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.69%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.20%) AWS CloudFormation
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (20.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (10.17%) PaaS
5 5 (8.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (8.47%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (8.47%) Amazon S3
5 5 (8.47%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (8.47%) Google App Engine
6 4 (6.78%) GitHub
6 4 (6.78%) Office 365
7 2 (3.39%) IaaS
7 2 (3.39%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.69%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Firewall
1 4 (6.78%) Network Security
2 2 (3.39%) SAN
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) VPN
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
3 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) Aerospike
1 2 (3.39%) Big Data
1 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.39%) NuoDB
1 2 (3.39%) OLTP
1 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (3.39%) Redis
2 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.69%) QlikView
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Jenkins
2 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (10.17%) Subversion
3 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
4 5 (8.47%) GitLab
5 4 (6.78%) Selenium
6 3 (5.08%) JIRA
7 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.69%) Appium
8 1 (1.69%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.69%) Babel
8 1 (1.69%) GoCD
8 1 (1.69%) LoadUI
8 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.69%) Protractor
8 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.69%) webpack
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Aerospace
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
2 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Architect
2 11 (18.64%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (16.95%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (10.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Change Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Information Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Information Security Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Security Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.39%) DevOps Manager
9 1 (1.69%) AWS Architect
9 1 (1.69%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) Web Services
2 8 (13.56%) Kafka
3 5 (8.47%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (6.78%) OAuth
4 4 (6.78%) OAuth2
4 4 (6.78%) SAML
5 3 (5.08%) RESTful
5 3 (5.08%) Spring Boot
6 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.39%) CSS
6 2 (3.39%) GraphQL
6 2 (3.39%) Middleware
6 2 (3.39%) Node.js
6 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.39%) Redux
6 2 (3.39%) Spring
7 1 (1.69%) Ajax
7 1 (1.69%) EJB
7 1 (1.69%) JDBC
7 1 (1.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
1 5 (8.47%) PKI
2 4 (6.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Unix
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) DevOps
2 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (16.95%) Scrum
5 8 (13.56%) SDLC
6 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.86%) Microservices
7 6 (10.17%) High Availability
7 6 (10.17%) TDD
7 6 (10.17%) TOGAF
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (8.47%) Load Balancing
8 5 (8.47%) Machine Learning
8 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.78%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (6.78%) Internal Audit
9 4 (6.78%) IT Strategy
9 4 (6.78%) Privileged Identity Management
9 4 (6.78%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) Java
2 8 (13.56%) Python
3 3 (5.08%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) Go
4 2 (3.39%) Java 8
4 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.69%) C
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) CEH
2 4 (6.78%) CISM
2 4 (6.78%) CISSP
3 2 (3.39%) CCNA
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) GDPR
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) Docker
2 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.78%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) Terraform
2 12 (20.34%) Ansible
2 12 (20.34%) Puppet
3 11 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (16.95%) Consul
5 9 (15.25%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.69%) Grafana
6 1 (1.69%) Kibana
6 1 (1.69%) logstash
6 1 (1.69%) Packer
6 1 (1.69%) SCCM
6 1 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Citrix
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco
2 2 (3.39%) IBM
2 2 (3.39%) NetApp
2 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.39%) SAP
2 2 (3.39%) Splunk
3 1 (1.69%) Dell
3 1 (1.69%) EMC
3 1 (1.69%) Google
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Snow
3 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.69%) Tableau
3 1 (1.69%) VMware