Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 16 July 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 19 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16 +11
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 227 261 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 9.66% 7.95% 5.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.22% 33.72% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 191 122
Surrey median daily rate £538 £538 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £413 £363 £376
90th Percentile £630 £625 £618
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £31.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -25.88% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 727 774 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.92% 23.56% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 568 278
Surrey median daily rate £480 £475 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +8.88% +3.62%
10th Percentile £315 £305 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £581
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £21.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.56% +45.76% -10.61%
10th Percentile £19.90 £13.90 £14.53
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.00 £15.38
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £18.89 £15.75
% change year-on-year +85.28% +19.94% -19.68%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Surrey

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Surrey

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Surrey over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Surrey

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 16 July 2019. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +13 51 £590 +29.39% 1
Woking +7 33 £498 +17.75% 6
Guildford +30 29 £500 -8.05% 10
Reigate +34 22 £600 +20.00% 11
Staines -11 9 £518 -3.27% 1
Camberley - 7 £500 - 1
Godalming -7 4 £345 -27.37% 9
Redhill +16 3 £500 -4.76% 3
Leatherhead +5 3 £375 -31.82% 6
Weybridge +5 3 £450 -21.74% 1
Chertsey - 2 - -
Egham -1 1 £390 -
Tadworth - 1 £600 -
Thames Ditton - 1 - - 1
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 121 (53.30%) DevOps
2 100 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (41.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 78 (34.36%) Linux
5 75 (33.04%) Docker
6 65 (28.63%) Ansible
7 56 (24.67%) Python
8 52 (22.91%) Scrum
8 52 (22.91%) Kubernetes
9 49 (21.59%) Git (software)
10 46 (20.26%) Serverless
11 43 (18.94%) Terraform
12 42 (18.50%) AWS Lambda
13 41 (18.06%) Finance
14 38 (16.74%) Java
15 37 (16.30%) Jenkins
16 36 (15.86%) JIRA
17 32 (14.10%) Bash Shell
18 31 (13.66%) SQL
19 27 (11.89%) AWS CloudFormation
20 26 (11.45%) Kafka
20 26 (11.45%) Node.js
20 26 (11.45%) Microsoft
21 25 (11.01%) Visual Studio Team System
21 25 (11.01%) Opscode Chef
22 24 (10.57%) Puppet
22 24 (10.57%) PaaS
22 24 (10.57%) SQL Server
23 23 (10.13%) VMware
23 23 (10.13%) Test Automation

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 11 (4.85%) Cloud Foundry
1 11 (4.85%) Drupal
2 10 (4.41%) Confluence
3 9 (3.96%) JBoss
4 7 (3.08%) CMS
5 5 (2.20%) Apache
5 5 (2.20%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.20%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.76%) ColdFusion
6 4 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.32%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.88%) Mule
8 2 (0.88%) nginx
8 2 (0.88%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.44%) Mendix
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.44%) SAS
9 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 95 (41.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (20.26%) Serverless
3 42 (18.50%) AWS Lambda
4 27 (11.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 24 (10.57%) PaaS
6 23 (10.13%) OpenShift
7 22 (9.69%) Amazon Kinesis
8 19 (8.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 18 (7.93%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (7.93%) Route 53
10 17 (7.49%) Amazon S3
11 16 (7.05%) Heroku
12 14 (6.17%) IaaS
12 14 (6.17%) SaaS
13 12 (5.29%) Amazon EMR
13 12 (5.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 11 (4.85%) Office 365
15 10 (4.41%) Amazon ECS
16 9 (3.96%) GitHub
16 9 (3.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.93%) Firewall
2 15 (6.61%) VPN
3 9 (3.96%) DSL
4 8 (3.52%) DNS
4 8 (3.52%) WAN
5 7 (3.08%) iSCSI
5 7 (3.08%) SSH
6 6 (2.64%) LAN
6 6 (2.64%) VLAN
7 5 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (2.20%) Internet
7 5 (2.20%) SAN
7 5 (2.20%) Wireshark
8 4 (1.76%) VoIP
9 3 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.32%) IPsec
9 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.32%) VSAN
9 3 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.49%) Big Data
3 16 (7.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 14 (6.17%) Amazon Athena
5 11 (4.85%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.85%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.52%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (3.52%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.08%) MySQL
7 7 (3.08%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.64%) Power BI
9 5 (2.20%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.32%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.32%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (21.59%) Git (software)
2 37 (16.30%) Jenkins
3 36 (15.86%) JIRA
4 25 (11.01%) Visual Studio Team System
5 17 (7.49%) Visual Studio
6 15 (6.61%) Subversion
7 12 (5.29%) Selenium
7 12 (5.29%) Sonatype Nexus
8 10 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (4.41%) Bitbucket
9 9 (3.96%) Maven
10 7 (3.08%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.64%) MSBuild
11 6 (2.64%) MSTest
11 6 (2.64%) Ranorex
12 5 (2.20%) DbUnit
12 5 (2.20%) GitLab
12 5 (2.20%) Mockito
12 5 (2.20%) TestNG
13 4 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (18.06%) Finance
2 6 (2.64%) Banking
3 4 (1.76%) Billing
3 4 (1.76%) Law
4 3 (1.32%) Retail
5 2 (0.88%) German Language
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (25.11%) Developer
2 43 (18.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (13.66%) AWS Engineer
4 25 (11.01%) Platform Engineer
5 24 (10.57%) Architect
6 23 (10.13%) Senior DevOps
6 23 (10.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 15 (6.61%) Consultant
8 14 (6.17%) Security Engineer
9 12 (5.29%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (4.41%) Python Developer
12 9 (3.96%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.96%) Network Engineer
13 8 (3.52%) AWS Developer
13 8 (3.52%) Data Engineer
14 7 (3.08%) AWS DevOps
15 6 (2.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 6 (2.64%) Project Manager
15 6 (2.64%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.45%) Kafka
1 26 (11.45%) Node.js
2 22 (9.69%) Web Services
3 18 (7.93%) AngularJS
4 14 (6.17%) REST
5 13 (5.73%) .NET
6 11 (4.85%) Spring
7 8 (3.52%) React
7 8 (3.52%) RESTful
8 7 (3.08%) Apache Camel
8 7 (3.08%) GWT
8 7 (3.08%) Hibernate
8 7 (3.08%) React Native
8 7 (3.08%) XML
9 6 (2.64%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.20%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (1.76%) CSS
11 4 (1.76%) JSON
11 4 (1.76%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (1.76%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.37%) Public Cloud
2 16 (7.05%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.61%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (3.96%) Private Cloud
5 8 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.64%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.76%) EPoS
7 4 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.32%) User Experience
9 2 (0.88%) Clustering
9 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.44%) PKI
10 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 78 (34.36%) Linux
2 21 (9.25%) Windows
3 12 (5.29%) Windows Server
4 11 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (4.85%) Unix
5 6 (2.64%) Mac OS
5 6 (2.64%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.20%) CentOS
7 2 (0.88%) Debian
8 1 (0.44%) Android
8 1 (0.44%) Fedora
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (53.30%) DevOps
2 100 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (22.91%) Scrum
4 23 (10.13%) Analytics
4 23 (10.13%) Test Automation
5 20 (8.81%) Open Source
6 19 (8.37%) Migration
7 17 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (7.49%) Identity Access Management
7 17 (7.49%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (5.73%) Data Migration
9 13 (5.73%) DevSecOps
9 13 (5.73%) Kanban
9 13 (5.73%) Software Engineering
9 13 (5.73%) Thought Leadership
10 12 (5.29%) Computer Science
10 12 (5.29%) Data Integration
10 12 (5.29%) Data Modelling
10 12 (5.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (24.67%) Python
2 38 (16.74%) Java
3 32 (14.10%) Bash Shell
4 31 (13.66%) SQL
5 20 (8.81%) Ruby
6 18 (7.93%) JavaScript
6 18 (7.93%) PowerShell
7 14 (6.17%) C#
8 9 (3.96%) Java 8
9 8 (3.52%) Groovy
10 7 (3.08%) Kotlin
11 4 (1.76%) Go
11 4 (1.76%) PHP
11 4 (1.76%) Scala
12 3 (1.32%) Perl
13 2 (0.88%) C
13 2 (0.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.88%) Korn
13 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (7.49%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.05%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (5.73%) Degree
5 12 (5.29%) CCNP
6 9 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (3.52%) CCNA
7 8 (3.52%) MCSE
8 6 (2.64%) CISSP
8 6 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.76%) AWS Certification
9 4 (1.76%) CISM
9 4 (1.76%) MCITP
9 4 (1.76%) MCSA
9 4 (1.76%) VCP6
10 3 (1.32%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.88%) CISMP
11 2 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.08%) QA
2 6 (2.64%) NIST
3 5 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.76%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.32%) GDPR
6 2 (0.88%) NCSC
6 2 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (33.04%) Docker
2 15 (6.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.29%) NFS
4 9 (3.96%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.08%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.64%) LXC
7 5 (2.20%) XenApp
7 5 (2.20%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.76%) vCloud
9 3 (1.32%) VMware NSX
9 3 (1.32%) vSphere
10 2 (0.88%) KVM
10 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.44%) HDFS
11 1 (0.44%) Snort
11 1 (0.44%) Squid
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.44%) zsh
Systems Management
1 65 (28.63%) Ansible
2 52 (22.91%) Kubernetes
3 43 (18.94%) Terraform
4 25 (11.01%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (10.57%) Puppet
6 10 (4.41%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (3.08%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (2.20%) SCCM
8 5 (2.20%) SCVMM
9 4 (1.76%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.76%) PaperCut
9 4 (1.76%) SCOM
9 4 (1.76%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (1.32%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (1.32%) Nessus
10 3 (1.32%) OpenView
10 3 (1.32%) Packer
10 3 (1.32%) vCenter Server
10 3 (1.32%) vRealize
10 3 (1.32%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 26 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.13%) VMware
3 16 (7.05%) Cisco
4 15 (6.61%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (6.61%) SAP
5 13 (5.73%) Dell
6 11 (4.85%) Juniper
7 10 (4.41%) Black Duck
7 10 (4.41%) Google
7 10 (4.41%) Splunk
8 9 (3.96%) AppDynamics
8 9 (3.96%) IBM
8 9 (3.96%) Informatica
8 9 (3.96%) Oracle
9 8 (3.52%) IBM Sterling
10 6 (2.64%) Aruba
10 6 (2.64%) Atlassian
10 6 (2.64%) Citrix
10 6 (2.64%) HP
10 6 (2.64%) SolarWinds