Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 28 53
Rank change year-on-year +3 +25 -27
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 17 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.00% 3.94% 1.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.83% 19.81% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 4
Southampton median daily rate £518 £511 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.22% -1.45% +29.69%
10th Percentile £388 £413 £381
90th Percentile £538 £613 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £450 £506
% change year-on-year +11.11% -11.11% +35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Southampton median hourly rate - £42.50 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.96 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -3.63% - -

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 101 106 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.76% 19.89% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 64 21
Southampton median daily rate £408 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.21% +35.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £254 £311 £300
90th Percentile £538 £925 £519
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Southampton median hourly rate £18.38 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.76% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £18.01 £41.25 £36.25
90th Percentile £19.24 £43.75 £45.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.50 £48.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -72.16% +7.78% +291.30%

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (52.94%) IaaS
2 8 (47.06%) PaaS
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) JDBC
4 6 (35.29%) EAI
4 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
4 6 (35.29%) Data Architecture
4 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Data Management
4 6 (35.29%) Data Management
4 6 (35.29%) SaaS
4 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (35.29%) Docker
5 5 (29.41%) DevOps
5 5 (29.41%) Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) Ansible
5 5 (29.41%) Node.js
5 5 (29.41%) Data Strategy
5 5 (29.41%) Data Science
5 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) ETL
5 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) Data Security
6 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) Retail

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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Domino
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) nginx
1 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) IaaS
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (47.06%) PaaS
3 6 (35.29%) SaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
1 4 (23.53%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) Spatial Data
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Automotive
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Data Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Head of Architecture
1 3 (17.65%) Head of Data Architecture
1 3 (17.65%) Head of Information
1 3 (17.65%) Lead Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Lead Data Architect
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps Manager
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Domino Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Head of DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) JDBC
2 5 (29.41%) Node.js
3 3 (17.65%) Express
3 3 (17.65%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Data Architecture
2 6 (35.29%) Data Management
2 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
2 6 (35.29%) EAI
2 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Data Management
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) Data Science
3 5 (29.41%) Data Security
3 5 (29.41%) Data Strategy
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) ETL
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
4 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) Information Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Groovy
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) flannel
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) ATG
3 1 (5.88%) Lotus
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat