Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 16 October 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 25 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 +19 +12
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 47 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 8.80% 5.11% 1.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.87% 24.49% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 11 7
Southampton median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £488 £325 £413
90th Percentile £620 £573 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £525 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +16.67% +2.27% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.00 £40.96 -
% change year-on-year -31.64% - -

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 Southampton with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 143 98 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 26.78% 20.85% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 55 26
Southampton median daily rate £481 £400 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.31% -9.86% +10.94%
10th Percentile £385 £133 £300
90th Percentile £575 £570 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate £11.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.25 £18.50 £54.50
% change year-on-year -12.16% -66.06% +263.33%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Southampton

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Southampton

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Southampton over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 39 (82.98%) MongoDB
2 34 (72.34%) NoSQL
2 34 (72.34%) Ansible
3 30 (63.83%) Java
3 30 (63.83%) Hibernate
3 30 (63.83%) TDD
3 30 (63.83%) Spring
4 27 (57.45%) JBoss
4 27 (57.45%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (55.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 26 (55.32%) Tomcat
5 26 (55.32%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (55.32%) Puppet
5 26 (55.32%) Hadoop
6 25 (53.19%) BDD
6 25 (53.19%) Cobbler
6 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
6 25 (53.19%) Jetty
6 25 (53.19%) Multithreading
7 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (31.91%) DevOps
9 13 (27.66%) Docker
10 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (23.40%) Python
12 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
12 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
13 9 (19.15%) Terraform
14 8 (17.02%) Amazon S3
14 8 (17.02%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (14.89%) Amazon SQS

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 27 (57.45%) JBoss
2 26 (55.32%) Tomcat
3 25 (53.19%) Jetty
4 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (17.02%) Amazon S3
3 7 (14.89%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (14.89%) AWS Fargate
3 7 (14.89%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (14.89%) Serverless
4 3 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (2.13%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (2.13%) IaaS
6 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
1 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (82.98%) MongoDB
2 34 (72.34%) NoSQL
3 26 (55.32%) Hadoop
4 8 (17.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (12.77%) Redis
6 5 (10.64%) Riak
7 3 (6.38%) Big Data
7 3 (6.38%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.13%) QlikView
9 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
1 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.64%) Maven
3 3 (6.38%) GitLab
3 3 (6.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) AppVeyor
4 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
General
1 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Developer
2 30 (63.83%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) AWS Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Cloud Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) AWS Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Azure Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Data Analytics Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Digital Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (63.83%) Hibernate
1 30 (63.83%) Spring
2 7 (14.89%) Vue.js
3 6 (12.77%) Web Services
4 5 (10.64%) RESTful
4 5 (10.64%) Spring Boot
5 2 (4.26%) OAuth
5 2 (4.26%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (2.13%) .NET
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.13%) HTML
6 1 (2.13%) HTML5
6 1 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (57.45%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Unix
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) TDD
2 26 (55.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 25 (53.19%) BDD
3 25 (53.19%) Multithreading
3 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
4 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (31.91%) DevOps
6 6 (12.77%) Microservices
7 4 (8.51%) Scrum
8 3 (6.38%) High Availability
9 2 (4.26%) Data Ingestion
9 2 (4.26%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (2.13%) Analytics
10 1 (2.13%) Business Analytics
10 1 (2.13%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.13%) Data Analytics
10 1 (2.13%) Master Data Management
10 1 (2.13%) Presales
10 1 (2.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) Python
3 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) Java 8
5 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.26%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) Korn
7 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (72.34%) Ansible
2 26 (55.32%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (55.32%) Puppet
3 25 (53.19%) Cobbler
4 9 (19.15%) Terraform
5 6 (12.77%) Kubernetes
6 2 (4.26%) Grafana
7 1 (2.13%) Graphite
7 1 (2.13%) Kibana
7 1 (2.13%) Packer
7 1 (2.13%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Google
2 2 (4.26%) ATG
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.13%) ESRI
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Tableau