Period
to 19 October 2019

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

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
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 65 55
Rank change year-on-year +28 -10 +10
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.36% 0.94% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.99% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Northamptonshire median daily rate £500 £418 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.76% +23.70% -38.64%
10th Percentile £460 £400 £319
90th Percentile £540 £563 £371
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £500 £369
% change year-on-year -10.00% +35.59% -4.84%
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 273 805 637
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.54% 94.15% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 563 406
Northamptonshire median daily rate £384 £400 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -3.32% -2.65%
10th Percentile £185 £300 £200
90th Percentile £525 £525 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 21
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £40.00 £12.60 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +217.59% +12.76% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.14 £10.29
90th Percentile £47.00 £17.45 £14.93
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.26 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +10.71% +7.69%

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
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 19 October 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
Kettering - 1 £450 -
AWS Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Mesos
2 3 (75.00%) GitLab
2 3 (75.00%) Datadog
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) New Relic
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (75.00%) Terraform
2 3 (75.00%) Consul
2 3 (75.00%) Chaos Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) DevSecOps
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

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 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 3 (75.00%) Datadog
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) GitLab
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Chaos Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) DevSecOps
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Blue-Green Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Consul
2 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (75.00%) Mesos
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) New Relic
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft