Period
to 26 May 2019

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 26 May 2019 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
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 32 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2 +22
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 34 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 7.61% 3.61% 3.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.61% 15.15% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 8
Southampton median daily rate £425 £500 £511
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -2.20% -2.62%
10th Percentile £356 £400 £325
90th Percentile £571 £615 £613
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate - - £42.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.95 - £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 165 99 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 36.91% 23.80% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 64 65
Southampton median daily rate £463 £491 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.85% +9.17% +38.46%
10th Percentile £321 £313 £308
90th Percentile £600 £618 £925
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Southampton median hourly rate £39.75 £14.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +176.52% -66.18% -
10th Percentile £24.28 £10.81 £41.25
90th Percentile £57.43 £18.44 £43.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% -58.82% -10.53%

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 26 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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 25 (73.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Python
3 10 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 10 (29.41%) Ansible
3 10 (29.41%) DevOps
4 9 (26.47%) Windows
5 8 (23.53%) Java
5 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 8 (23.53%) Puppet
5 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
5 8 (23.53%) Kafka
5 8 (23.53%) Google
5 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (20.59%) Docker
6 7 (20.59%) Big Data
6 7 (20.59%) Apache Spark
6 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.59%) RESTful
6 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
6 7 (20.59%) C#
7 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
7 6 (17.65%) ETL
7 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (17.65%) JMS
7 6 (17.65%) Data Architecture
7 6 (17.65%) RabbitMQ

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 7 (20.59%) Apache Spark
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (14.71%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (14.71%) IaaS
3 5 (14.71%) PaaS
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.88%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (5.88%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 2 (5.88%) SaaS
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Functions
5 1 (2.94%) Office 365
5 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) Skype
3 1 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
2 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 7 (20.59%) Big Data
3 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
4 6 (17.65%) Cosmos DB
4 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (11.76%) HBase
5 4 (11.76%) MySQL
5 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (8.82%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
7 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (5.88%) Data Lake
7 2 (5.88%) Impala
7 2 (5.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Vagrant
2 5 (14.71%) JUnit
2 5 (14.71%) Mockito
3 4 (11.76%) Chocolatey
4 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.94%) JMeter
5 1 (2.94%) MSI
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Data Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Environment Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Kafka
2 7 (20.59%) RESTful
3 6 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
3 6 (17.65%) JMS
3 6 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (11.76%) JPA
4 4 (11.76%) Spring
5 2 (5.88%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) Apache NiFi
5 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.94%) Angular 2
6 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) HTML
6 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.94%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) VMS
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Unix
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) DevOps
3 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (17.65%) Analytics
4 6 (17.65%) Data Architecture
4 6 (17.65%) ETL
4 6 (17.65%) Microservices
4 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 6 (17.65%) TDD
5 5 (14.71%) Data Management
5 5 (14.71%) High Availability
5 5 (14.71%) Kanban
5 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.76%) Data Science
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) MVC
6 4 (11.76%) OO
6 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Python
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 6 (17.65%) Java 8
5 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) Go
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) ES6
8 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Ansible
2 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (23.53%) Puppet
3 6 (17.65%) Terraform
4 4 (11.76%) Grafana
4 4 (11.76%) Oozie
4 4 (11.76%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.88%) Mesos
5 2 (5.88%) WMI
6 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM
6 1 (2.94%) SCOM
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (2.94%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Google
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Databricks
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Veeam
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) CommVault
4 1 (2.94%) ESRI
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) VMware