Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - +56
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 50 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 9.58% 3.28% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.56% 18.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 44 8 0
Southampton median daily rate £525 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £525 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.00 - -

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 149 81 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 28.54% 17.72% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 57 21
Southampton median daily rate £500 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +21.21% -20.48%
10th Percentile £363 £160 £263
90th Percentile £575 £568 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £460 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate £11.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £36.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year -58.90% -23.16% +258.49%

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 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 37 (74.00%) MongoDB
2 34 (68.00%) NoSQL
3 33 (66.00%) Ansible
4 30 (60.00%) Java
5 29 (58.00%) Hibernate
5 29 (58.00%) TDD
5 29 (58.00%) Spring
6 27 (54.00%) JBoss
7 26 (52.00%) Puppet
7 26 (52.00%) Hadoop
7 26 (52.00%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (52.00%) Greenfield Project
8 25 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 25 (50.00%) Tomcat
9 24 (48.00%) Software Engineering
9 24 (48.00%) Jetty
9 24 (48.00%) Multithreading
9 24 (48.00%) Cobbler
9 24 (48.00%) BDD
10 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (34.00%) DevOps
11 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (24.00%) Docker
13 10 (20.00%) Terraform
13 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 10 (20.00%) Python
14 8 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (14.00%) Amazon S3
15 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared

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 (54.00%) JBoss
2 25 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 24 (48.00%) Jetty
4 3 (6.00%) Apache
4 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
5 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (12.00%) AWS Fargate
3 6 (12.00%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (12.00%) Serverless
4 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (4.00%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 2 (4.00%) IaaS
5 2 (4.00%) PaaS
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (74.00%) MongoDB
2 34 (68.00%) NoSQL
3 26 (52.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (12.00%) Redis
6 5 (10.00%) Riak
7 4 (8.00%) Big Data
7 4 (8.00%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (4.00%) Data Lake
9 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.00%) Looker
9 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (4.00%) QlikView
9 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.00%) Maven
3 4 (8.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) GitLab
5 1 (2.00%) AppVeyor
5 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Developer
2 29 (58.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.00%) AWS Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Cloud Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Azure Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Data Analytics Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.00%) DevOps Consultant
9 1 (2.00%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Design Authority
9 1 (2.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (58.00%) Hibernate
1 29 (58.00%) Spring
2 7 (14.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) Vue.js
4 5 (10.00%) RESTful
4 5 (10.00%) Spring Boot
5 3 (6.00%) OAuth
6 2 (4.00%) .NET
6 2 (4.00%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.00%) HTML
7 1 (2.00%) HTML5
7 1 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (52.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) CESG
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Android
1 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) TDD
2 25 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 24 (48.00%) BDD
3 24 (48.00%) Multithreading
3 24 (48.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (34.00%) DevOps
5 7 (14.00%) Microservices
6 4 (8.00%) High Availability
7 3 (6.00%) Scrum
8 2 (4.00%) Business Analytics
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.00%) Data Analytics
8 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.00%) ETL
8 2 (4.00%) Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Project Management
8 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) Python
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.00%) Java 8
4 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.00%) Groovy
7 2 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) MCP
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (66.00%) Ansible
2 26 (52.00%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (52.00%) Puppet
3 24 (48.00%) Cobbler
4 10 (20.00%) Terraform
5 6 (12.00%) Kubernetes
6 2 (4.00%) Grafana
7 1 (2.00%) Graphite
7 1 (2.00%) Kibana
7 1 (2.00%) Packer
7 1 (2.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Google
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) ATG
2 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) ESRI
4 1 (2.00%) VMware