Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 33 34
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 +40
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 240 147 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.27% 5.58% 5.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.66% 32.10% 36.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 137 102
Surrey median daily rate £550 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.11% +40.15%
10th Percentile £363 £392 £363
90th Percentile £613 £628 £600
South East median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 - £35.00

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 Surrey with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 713 458 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.61% 17.37% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 346 277
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £250 £269
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 7
Surrey median hourly rate £20.25 - £15.79
10th Percentile £12.63 - £14.40
90th Percentile £39.13 - £33.25
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £19.81
% change year-on-year +15.15% -16.69% +14.81%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +16 45 £550 +7.32%
Weybridge - 29 £575 - 1
Guildford +2 27 £525 +29.63% 14
Sunbury-on-Thames -10 18 £456 +3.64% 1
Epsom +14 13 £370 -29.52% 3
Redhill +15 7 £525 -9.87% 2
Reigate -30 6 £531 +11.84% 6
Godalming - 3 £475 - 1
Woking +3 2 £450 +5.88% 6
Dorking -2 2 £494 +56.75%
Leatherhead -2 2 £475 -13.64% 3
Egham - 1 - - 1
Chertsey - 1 £388 - 2
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 124 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (29.58%) Java
4 63 (26.25%) TDD
5 60 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 58 (24.17%) Project Management
7 57 (23.75%) Test Automation
7 57 (23.75%) DevOps
8 48 (20.00%) Scrum
9 44 (18.33%) Git (software)
10 43 (17.92%) Microservices
10 43 (17.92%) OO
11 41 (17.08%) Microsoft
12 40 (16.67%) Finance
13 39 (16.25%) Spring
14 38 (15.83%) Spring Boot
15 36 (15.00%) Java 8
16 35 (14.58%) Docker
17 34 (14.17%) Node.js
18 33 (13.75%) Serverless
19 32 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
19 32 (13.33%) Web Services
19 32 (13.33%) Migration
20 31 (12.92%) RESTful
21 29 (12.08%) Maven
22 28 (11.67%) Hibernate
22 28 (11.67%) Python
22 28 (11.67%) Jenkins
23 27 (11.25%) Linux
24 26 (10.83%) PostgreSQL

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 (3.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.92%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.92%) Confluence
4 5 (2.08%) SAS
5 4 (1.67%) Apache
6 3 (1.25%) JBoss
7 2 (0.83%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.83%) CMS
7 2 (0.83%) nginx
8 1 (0.42%) Drupal
8 1 (0.42%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 90 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (13.75%) Serverless
3 20 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
4 18 (7.50%) Office 365
5 17 (7.08%) Amazon S3
6 15 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (5.83%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (5.42%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
10 11 (4.58%) SaaS
11 10 (4.17%) IaaS
12 7 (2.92%) PaaS
13 6 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (2.08%) GitHub
15 4 (1.67%) Azure Functions
15 4 (1.67%) Force.com
15 4 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 3 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 2 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.75%) LAN
1 9 (3.75%) WAN
2 8 (3.33%) DNS
3 7 (2.92%) DSL
4 6 (2.50%) Firewall
5 5 (2.08%) HTTP
6 4 (1.67%) Network Security
6 4 (1.67%) VPN
7 3 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.25%) SSL
8 2 (0.83%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.83%) NAS
8 2 (0.83%) SAN
8 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.42%) Internet
9 1 (0.42%) MPLS
9 1 (0.42%) Skype
9 1 (0.42%) SMS
9 1 (0.42%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.83%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 21 (8.75%) MongoDB
4 19 (7.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 18 (7.50%) MySQL
5 18 (7.50%) SQL Server
6 15 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 14 (5.83%) Big Data
8 12 (5.00%) Amazon Aurora
8 12 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (2.92%) Hadoop
12 6 (2.50%) Redis
13 5 (2.08%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.67%) Data Lake
15 3 (1.25%) CouchDB
15 3 (1.25%) Power BI
15 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (18.33%) Git (software)
2 29 (12.08%) Maven
3 28 (11.67%) Jenkins
4 16 (6.67%) JIRA
5 10 (4.17%) Subversion
6 9 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (3.33%) Selenium
8 6 (2.50%) Artifactory
8 6 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (2.50%) Gatling
8 6 (2.50%) JMeter
8 6 (2.50%) NeoLoad
8 6 (2.50%) TestNG
8 6 (2.50%) Vagrant
9 5 (2.08%) Travis CI
10 3 (1.25%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.25%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.25%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.25%) PyCharm
10 3 (1.25%) SonarQube
General
1 40 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (3.75%) Retail
3 7 (2.92%) Legal
4 6 (2.50%) Advertising
5 2 (0.83%) Banking
5 2 (0.83%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 81 (33.75%) Developer
2 36 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 35 (14.58%) Lead Developer
4 28 (11.67%) Architect
4 28 (11.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (11.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 20 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 14 (5.83%) Migration Manager
7 13 (5.42%) AWS Architect
7 13 (5.42%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (5.42%) Migration Project Manager
8 12 (5.00%) Analyst
9 11 (4.58%) AWS DevOps
9 11 (4.58%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
10 10 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.75%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.25%) Spring
2 38 (15.83%) Spring Boot
3 34 (14.17%) Node.js
4 32 (13.33%) Web Services
5 31 (12.92%) RESTful
6 28 (11.67%) Hibernate
7 23 (9.58%) AngularJS
8 21 (8.75%) REST
9 19 (7.92%) JSON
10 14 (5.83%) Redux
11 13 (5.42%) .NET
12 12 (5.00%) HTML
13 11 (4.58%) D3.js
13 11 (4.58%) Elastic Stack
13 11 (4.58%) GraphQL
13 11 (4.58%) Kafka
13 11 (4.58%) RxJS
14 10 (4.17%) XML
15 9 (3.75%) CSS
16 8 (3.33%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (7.50%) Public Cloud
3 16 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.58%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.50%) Blog
7 6 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.08%) iPad
8 5 (2.08%) PKI
9 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.67%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.67%) User Experience
10 3 (1.25%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.83%) PMI
11 2 (0.83%) Replication
12 1 (0.42%) BYOD
12 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.42%) Clustering
12 1 (0.42%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.25%) Linux
2 11 (4.58%) Windows
3 9 (3.75%) Windows 10
4 8 (3.33%) CoreOS
5 7 (2.92%) Ubuntu
5 7 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.50%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.08%) Android
7 5 (2.08%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.08%) CentOS
8 4 (1.67%) Unix
9 3 (1.25%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.42%) VMS
11 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (26.25%) TDD
3 58 (24.17%) Project Management
4 57 (23.75%) DevOps
4 57 (23.75%) Test Automation
5 48 (20.00%) Scrum
6 43 (17.92%) Microservices
6 43 (17.92%) OO
7 32 (13.33%) Migration
8 24 (10.00%) BDD
8 24 (10.00%) Kanban
9 23 (9.58%) ITIL
10 20 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (7.92%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (7.08%) Analytics
12 17 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (7.08%) Software Engineering
13 12 (5.00%) High Availability
13 12 (5.00%) Resource Management
13 12 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (29.58%) Java
2 60 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 36 (15.00%) Java 8
4 28 (11.67%) Python
5 25 (10.42%) SQL
6 22 (9.17%) TypeScript
7 14 (5.83%) Ruby
8 8 (3.33%) C#
8 8 (3.33%) ES6
9 7 (2.92%) Go
9 7 (2.92%) Groovy
10 5 (2.08%) C
10 5 (2.08%) Perl
10 5 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.67%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.67%) PHP
12 3 (1.25%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.83%) Scala
13 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.50%) Degree
4 5 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.67%) CISM
5 4 (1.67%) CISSP
5 4 (1.67%) MCSE
5 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.25%) CISA
6 3 (1.25%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.83%) PMP
8 1 (0.42%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.33%) QA
3 7 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 6 (2.50%) NIST 800
5 5 (2.08%) GDPR
5 5 (2.08%) PMO
6 2 (0.83%) GCP
6 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.42%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (14.58%) Docker
2 21 (8.75%) Active Directory
3 17 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.75%) vSphere
5 3 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.83%) Ceph
6 2 (0.83%) etcd
6 2 (0.83%) flannel
6 2 (0.83%) GlusterFS
6 2 (0.83%) SkyDNS
7 1 (0.42%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 25 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (8.75%) Ansible
3 20 (8.33%) Puppet
4 19 (7.92%) Kubernetes
5 15 (6.25%) SCCM
6 10 (4.17%) Terraform
7 6 (2.50%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.08%) Graphite
8 5 (2.08%) Nagios
9 3 (1.25%) Grafana
9 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.25%) Salt
10 2 (0.83%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.83%) MaaS360
10 2 (0.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.83%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.83%) rkt
10 2 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.83%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 41 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.92%) VMware
3 16 (6.67%) Oracle
4 11 (4.58%) SAP
5 9 (3.75%) Cisco
5 9 (3.75%) HP
5 9 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (3.33%) Splunk
7 5 (2.08%) McAfee
7 5 (2.08%) Veritas
8 4 (1.67%) Google
9 3 (1.25%) Axway
9 3 (1.25%) CA
9 3 (1.25%) Intel
9 3 (1.25%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.25%) Tableau
9 3 (1.25%) Talend
10 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.83%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.83%) Cloudera