Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 November 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 34 43
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 -2
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.68% 0.39% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.26% 5.26% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Staffordshire median daily rate £400 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +60.00%
West Midlands median daily rate £483 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.58% +5.56% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £17.75

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 12.97% 7.42% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 16
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £293 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -22.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £300 £201 £275
90th Percentile £400 £458 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +181.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £14.10 £40.00 £15.50
90th Percentile £21.50 £50.00 £16.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year +13.79% -10.77% -29.35%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Staffordshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon AWS in Staffordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Staffordshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth - 2 £400 -
Amazon AWS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
1 2 (100.00%) UX Design
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Finance

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Web Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Web Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
1 2 (100.00%) UX Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS