Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 29 51
Rank change year-on-year -4 +22 -10
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 15 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.61% 3.50% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.46% 17.17% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 3
Southampton median daily rate £513 £531 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +1.19% +40.00%
10th Percentile £394 £325 £508
90th Percentile £620 £613 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £495 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Southampton median hourly rate - £42.50 -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 97 99 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.32% 20.37% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 68 27
Southampton median daily rate £488 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +38.46% -13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £278
90th Percentile £610 £925 £481
Hampshire median daily rate £463 £465 £400
% change year-on-year -0.54% +16.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Southampton median hourly rate £14.38 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.18% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.88 £42.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year -60.29% -10.53% +427.78%

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 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (46.67%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Ansible
3 5 (33.33%) Docker
3 5 (33.33%) Node.js
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (20.00%) PaaS
5 3 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) IaaS
5 3 (20.00%) Express
5 3 (20.00%) Terraform
5 3 (20.00%) Automotive
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services

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 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) IaaS
2 3 (20.00%) PaaS
3 2 (13.33%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (13.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (13.33%) Cosmos DB
2 2 (13.33%) Data Lake
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) Looker
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (13.33%) Power BI
2 2 (13.33%) QlikView
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) Express
2 3 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) OAuth
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) CESG
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Microservices
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Presales
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Groovy
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) AWS Certification
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (6.67%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) Terraform
3 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) ATG
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Tableau
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) VMware