Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 35 26
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 +53
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 205 143 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.28% 5.10% 6.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.92% 27.93% 36.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 137 88
Surrey median daily rate £525 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +40.15%
10th Percentile £316 £375 £354
90th Percentile £621 £603 £579
South East median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -37.78% +28.57% -10.26%

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 791 512 400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 24.25% 18.27% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 378 269
Surrey median daily rate £475 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +4.24% +7.84%
10th Percentile £279 £255 £263
90th Percentile £606 £575 £563
South East median daily rate £455 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +7.06% -2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £12.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -15.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £16.25 £10.55 £14.48
90th Percentile £19.15 £14.95 £29.88
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +6.06% -9.59% +14.06%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 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
Staines +14 34 £550 +8.64%
Guildford +6 28 £525 +29.63% 6
Weybridge - 19 £575 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -8 14 £463 -0.38% 1
Epsom +14 10 £390 -25.71% 6
Woking +7 7 £450 +5.88% 1
Reigate -18 7 £513 +10.81% 2
Godalming - 7 £375 -
Redhill +6 5 £525 -9.87% 5
Leatherhead +3 2 £500 -9.09% 8
Chertsey - 2 £313 - 1
Dorking -2 1 £563 +78.57% 1
Egham - 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £500 - 3
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 14 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 104 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (37.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (29.27%) DevOps
4 51 (24.88%) Java
5 48 (23.41%) JavaScript
5 48 (23.41%) Docker
6 47 (22.93%) TDD
7 43 (20.98%) Test Automation
8 41 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 37 (18.05%) Scrum
10 36 (17.56%) Microsoft
10 36 (17.56%) Serverless
11 35 (17.07%) Linux
11 35 (17.07%) OO
11 35 (17.07%) Node.js
12 33 (16.10%) NoSQL
12 33 (16.10%) SQL
13 32 (15.61%) Microservices
14 30 (14.63%) Project Management
14 30 (14.63%) Finance
15 28 (13.66%) Python
15 28 (13.66%) Jenkins
16 27 (13.17%) AngularJS
16 27 (13.17%) Kubernetes
17 26 (12.68%) Spring
18 25 (12.20%) BDD
19 24 (11.71%) Opscode Chef
19 24 (11.71%) Spring Boot
19 24 (11.71%) Java 8
20 23 (11.22%) AWS Lambda

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 9 (4.39%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.41%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.44%) Confluence
5 3 (1.46%) Drupal
5 3 (1.46%) SAS
6 2 (0.98%) Apache
6 2 (0.98%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.98%) CMS
6 2 (0.98%) nginx
6 2 (0.98%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 76 (37.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (17.56%) Serverless
3 23 (11.22%) AWS Lambda
3 23 (11.22%) Office 365
4 17 (8.29%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (8.29%) Amazon S3
4 17 (8.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (6.83%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (6.83%) IaaS
6 12 (5.85%) Amazon Kinesis
6 12 (5.85%) SaaS
7 11 (5.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (3.41%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (2.93%) PaaS
10 5 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (2.44%) Route 53
11 4 (1.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (1.46%) Heroku
12 3 (1.46%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.37%) LAN
1 11 (5.37%) WAN
2 10 (4.88%) DSL
3 9 (4.39%) DNS
3 9 (4.39%) Firewall
4 4 (1.95%) SAN
5 3 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.46%) HTTP
5 3 (1.46%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.46%) SSL
5 3 (1.46%) VoIP
6 2 (0.98%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.98%) MPLS
6 2 (0.98%) Skype
6 2 (0.98%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.98%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.98%) VLAN
7 1 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.10%) NoSQL
2 21 (10.24%) SQL Server
3 20 (9.76%) MongoDB
4 19 (9.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 19 (9.27%) MySQL
4 19 (9.27%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (8.78%) Big Data
6 10 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (4.39%) Amazon Aurora
8 8 (3.90%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (3.90%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.41%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.95%) Power BI
11 4 (1.95%) Redis
12 3 (1.46%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.46%) Data Lake
12 3 (1.46%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 28 (13.66%) Jenkins
3 19 (9.27%) Maven
4 16 (7.80%) JIRA
5 12 (5.85%) Selenium
6 11 (5.37%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (4.88%) Subversion
8 7 (3.41%) Gatling
8 7 (3.41%) JMeter
8 7 (3.41%) NeoLoad
8 7 (3.41%) SonarQube
9 6 (2.93%) TestNG
9 6 (2.93%) Vagrant
10 5 (2.44%) Travis CI
11 4 (1.95%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.95%) GitLab
12 3 (1.46%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.46%) MSBuild
12 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (14.63%) Finance
2 9 (4.39%) Retail
3 6 (2.93%) Advertising
4 3 (1.46%) Legal
5 2 (0.98%) Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Billing
6 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (32.68%) Developer
2 30 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (12.68%) Lead Developer
4 23 (11.22%) Architect
4 23 (11.22%) Java Developer
5 17 (8.29%) Lead Java Developer
6 15 (7.32%) Analyst
7 13 (6.34%) AWS Engineer
8 12 (5.85%) AWS Architect
9 11 (5.37%) Data Engineer
10 10 (4.88%) Project Manager
11 9 (4.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (4.39%) Senior DevOps
11 9 (4.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.39%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (4.39%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.90%) AWS DevOps
12 8 (3.90%) Migration Manager
12 8 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (17.07%) Node.js
2 27 (13.17%) AngularJS
3 26 (12.68%) Spring
4 24 (11.71%) Spring Boot
5 21 (10.24%) RESTful
6 20 (9.76%) REST
7 17 (8.29%) Hibernate
7 17 (8.29%) Web Services
8 13 (6.34%) Kafka
9 12 (5.85%) .NET
9 12 (5.85%) CSS
9 12 (5.85%) HTML
10 11 (5.37%) Elastic Stack
10 11 (5.37%) JSON
11 8 (3.90%) OAuth
11 8 (3.90%) React Native
12 7 (3.41%) ASP.NET
12 7 (3.41%) GraphQL
12 7 (3.41%) RxJS
12 7 (3.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.73%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (6.83%) Public Cloud
3 11 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.39%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.39%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.93%) Blog
7 5 (2.44%) iPad
8 4 (1.95%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.46%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.46%) User Experience
10 2 (0.98%) Handset
10 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Licensing
10 2 (0.98%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (0.98%) PMI
10 2 (0.98%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.49%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.07%) Linux
2 12 (5.85%) Windows
3 8 (3.90%) CoreOS
4 7 (3.41%) Ubuntu
4 7 (3.41%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.93%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.44%) Android
6 5 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.95%) Unix
8 2 (0.98%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (29.27%) DevOps
3 47 (22.93%) TDD
4 43 (20.98%) Test Automation
5 37 (18.05%) Scrum
6 35 (17.07%) OO
7 32 (15.61%) Microservices
8 30 (14.63%) Project Management
9 25 (12.20%) BDD
10 20 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (9.27%) Kanban
12 18 (8.78%) Analytics
12 18 (8.78%) ITIL
12 18 (8.78%) Migration
12 18 (8.78%) Software Engineering
13 13 (6.34%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (5.37%) High Availability
15 10 (4.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 51 (24.88%) Java
2 48 (23.41%) JavaScript
3 33 (16.10%) SQL
4 28 (13.66%) Python
5 24 (11.71%) Java 8
6 20 (9.76%) TypeScript
7 12 (5.85%) C#
7 12 (5.85%) Ruby
8 10 (4.88%) Groovy
9 8 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.90%) ES6
10 7 (3.41%) Go
10 7 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.44%) C
12 4 (1.95%) PHP
13 3 (1.46%) Perl
13 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.98%) C++
14 2 (0.98%) Scala
15 1 (0.49%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.93%) Degree
3 6 (2.93%) MCSE
3 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.98%) CCNA
6 2 (0.98%) CISA
6 2 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.98%) CISM
6 2 (0.98%) CISSP
6 2 (0.98%) MCITP
6 2 (0.98%) MCSA
6 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.98%) PMP
6 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.98%) VCP6
7 1 (0.49%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.90%) QA
2 4 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 19770
3 3 (1.46%) NIST 800
3 3 (1.46%) PMO
3 3 (1.46%) WCAG
4 2 (0.98%) GDPR
4 2 (0.98%) SLA
5 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (23.41%) Docker
2 19 (9.27%) Active Directory
3 18 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.88%) vSphere
5 4 (1.95%) NFS
6 3 (1.46%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.46%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.98%) Ceph
7 2 (0.98%) etcd
7 2 (0.98%) flannel
7 2 (0.98%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.98%) HDFS
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.98%) SkyDNS
7 2 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.49%) Firmware
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.49%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 27 (13.17%) Kubernetes
2 24 (11.71%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (11.22%) Ansible
4 18 (8.78%) SCCM
5 15 (7.32%) Puppet
6 13 (6.34%) Terraform
7 7 (3.41%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.44%) Graphite
8 5 (2.44%) Nagios
9 4 (1.95%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.46%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.46%) Grafana
10 3 (1.46%) SCOM
10 3 (1.46%) SCVMM
10 3 (1.46%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.98%) Ambari
11 2 (0.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.98%) Oozie
11 2 (0.98%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 36 (17.56%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.24%) VMware
3 14 (6.83%) Cisco
4 12 (5.85%) Google
5 10 (4.88%) HP
5 10 (4.88%) Oracle
6 7 (3.41%) Splunk
7 6 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.44%) McAfee
8 5 (2.44%) SAP
8 5 (2.44%) Veritas
9 4 (1.95%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.95%) Tableau
10 3 (1.46%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.46%) CommVault
10 3 (1.46%) Dell
10 3 (1.46%) Intel
10 3 (1.46%) Juniper
10 3 (1.46%) Meraki
11 2 (0.98%) WatchGuard