Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 60 71
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -9
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.31% 0.87% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.92% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £338 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.93% -38.64% +22.22%
10th Percentile £400 £319 £475
90th Percentile £548 £371 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -26.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 792 650 900
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.17% 94.07% 96.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 402 661
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £292 £206 £263
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £392 £390
% change year-on-year +2.04% +0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 26
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £13.00 £11.17 £11.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.38% -1.80% -5.21%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.29 £9.63
90th Percentile £18.50 £14.88 £32.19
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Northamptonshire

AWS Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS Engineer in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Engineer in Northamptonshire

AWS Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Engineer in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Engineer in Northamptonshire

AWS Engineer
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 AWS Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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 -6 7 £410 +21.48%
AWS Engineer
East Midlands

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, AWS Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Terraform
3 9 (81.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (72.73%) Consul
5 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (54.55%) Puppet
6 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (36.36%) Python
7 4 (36.36%) Unix
7 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 4 (36.36%) Docker
7 4 (36.36%) High Availability
7 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
8 3 (27.27%) Ansible
8 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (27.27%) Google App Engine
9 2 (18.18%) Citrix
10 1 (9.09%) Windows
10 1 (9.09%) DSL
10 1 (9.09%) Finance
10 1 (9.09%) Banking
10 1 (9.09%) SSH
10 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 1 (9.09%) .NET
10 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
10 1 (9.09%) TeamCity

AWS Engineer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (81.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (27.27%) Google App Engine
3 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DSL
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (9.09%) Fraud Detection
3 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Terraform
2 8 (72.73%) Consul
3 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (54.55%) Puppet
4 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
5 3 (27.27%) Ansible
6 1 (9.09%) Grafana
6 1 (9.09%) Packer
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Rackspace
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk