Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 31 42
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 +20
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 47 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 8.99% 4.41% 2.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.64% 17.50% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 12
Southampton median daily rate £525 £495 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +13.27%
10th Percentile £513 £388 £413
90th Percentile £598 £548 £605
Hampshire median daily rate £525 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +13.51% +5.71% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.13 £40.96 -
% change year-on-year +0.41% - -

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 144 120 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 27.53% 25.21% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 58 41
Southampton median daily rate £475 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -21.05% +18.75%
10th Percentile £350 £139 £313
90th Percentile £562 £525 £563
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £395 £475
% change year-on-year +20.25% -16.84% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Southampton median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.00 £13.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year +115.38% -76.15% +156.47%

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 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 35 (74.47%) NoSQL
3 32 (68.09%) Ansible
4 30 (63.83%) Hibernate
4 30 (63.83%) TDD
4 30 (63.83%) Spring
4 30 (63.83%) Java
5 29 (61.70%) Hadoop
6 27 (57.45%) Puppet
6 27 (57.45%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (55.32%) Tomcat
8 25 (53.19%) JBoss
8 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
8 25 (53.19%) BDD
8 25 (53.19%) Cobbler
8 25 (53.19%) Jetty
8 25 (53.19%) Multithreading
8 25 (53.19%) Greenfield Project
8 25 (53.19%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (29.79%) DevOps
12 13 (27.66%) Docker
13 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
13 11 (23.40%) Python
14 10 (21.28%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (17.02%) Terraform
15 8 (17.02%) Amazon S3
15 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
16 7 (14.89%) RESTful

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 26 (55.32%) Tomcat
2 25 (53.19%) JBoss
2 25 (53.19%) Jetty
3 4 (8.51%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) 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%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (4.26%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (4.26%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
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%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
1 2 (4.26%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (82.98%) MongoDB
2 35 (74.47%) NoSQL
3 29 (61.70%) Hadoop
4 10 (21.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (12.77%) Redis
6 5 (10.64%) Riak
7 4 (8.51%) Big Data
7 4 (8.51%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.26%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (4.26%) Data Lake
8 2 (4.26%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (4.26%) HBase
8 2 (4.26%) Impala
8 2 (4.26%) Neo4j
9 1 (2.13%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) Maven
4 4 (8.51%) JIRA
4 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.38%) GitLab
5 3 (6.38%) Protractor
5 3 (6.38%) webpack
6 1 (2.13%) AppVeyor
6 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
General
1 2 (4.26%) Automotive
1 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) Developer
2 30 (63.83%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) AWS Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Cloud Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Angular Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.26%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) AWS Architect
8 1 (2.13%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
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%) RESTful
2 7 (14.89%) Vue.js
3 5 (10.64%) Spring Boot
3 5 (10.64%) Web Services
4 4 (8.51%) .NET
4 4 (8.51%) HTML
5 3 (6.38%) Angular 2
5 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.38%) CSS
5 3 (6.38%) Node.js
6 2 (4.26%) .NET Core
6 2 (4.26%) Kafka
6 2 (4.26%) Sass
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.13%) HTML5
7 1 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) TDD
2 25 (53.19%) BDD
2 25 (53.19%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 25 (53.19%) Multithreading
2 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
3 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (29.79%) DevOps
5 7 (14.89%) Scrum
6 5 (10.64%) Microservices
7 4 (8.51%) Analytics
7 4 (8.51%) Data Architecture
7 4 (8.51%) ETL
7 4 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.38%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.38%) OO
9 2 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (4.26%) DAMA
9 2 (4.26%) Data Ingestion
9 2 (4.26%) Open Source
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
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%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.26%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) ES6
6 2 (4.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) Korn
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (68.09%) Ansible
2 27 (57.45%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (57.45%) Puppet
3 25 (53.19%) Cobbler
4 8 (17.02%) Terraform
5 6 (12.77%) Kubernetes
6 2 (4.26%) Grafana
6 2 (4.26%) Oozie
7 1 (2.13%) Graphite
7 1 (2.13%) Kibana
7 1 (2.13%) Packer
7 1 (2.13%) Prometheus
7 1 (2.13%) SCCM
7 1 (2.13%) SCOM
7 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Google
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Databricks
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) CommVault
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat