Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 39 38
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1 +31
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 196 138 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.34% 5.00% 4.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.75% 27.54% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 105 49
Surrey median daily rate £538 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.22% -2.63% +43.94%
10th Percentile £385 £355 £326
90th Percentile £660 £600 £563
South East median daily rate £525 £484 £450
% change year-on-year +8.47% +7.56% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £44.95 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -0.11% +28.57% -

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 792 501 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 25.61% 18.17% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 348 184
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £224
90th Percentile £614 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £475 £445 £450
% change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Surrey median hourly rate £23.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.33% - -23.06%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.06
% change year-on-year +12.90% -9.14% +3.39%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Guildford +15 37 £575 +41.98% 15
Staines +7 26 £550 +12.82% 2
Woking +8 15 £475 +11.76% 4
Sunbury-on-Thames 0 14 £483 -7.16%
Reigate -13 8 £513 +2.50% 7
Redhill +3 5 £600 +63.27% 2
Godalming - 5 £370 - 1
Epsom +8 4 £390 -25.71% 6
Leatherhead 0 2 £613 - 3
Chertsey - 2 £313 - 1
Camberley - 1 £500 - 1
Weybridge - 1 - -
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 92 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (38.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (38.27%) DevOps
3 57 (29.08%) Linux
4 53 (27.04%) Docker
5 44 (22.45%) SQL
6 41 (20.92%) Git (software)
7 39 (19.90%) Java
7 39 (19.90%) JavaScript
7 39 (19.90%) Finance
8 37 (18.88%) Ansible
9 35 (17.86%) Scrum
10 33 (16.84%) Python
10 33 (16.84%) Jenkins
10 33 (16.84%) Kubernetes
11 32 (16.33%) Test Automation
11 32 (16.33%) Node.js
12 29 (14.80%) NoSQL
13 28 (14.29%) Serverless
14 26 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
15 25 (12.76%) Amazon EC2
15 25 (12.76%) MySQL
16 24 (12.24%) AngularJS
17 22 (11.22%) VMware
18 21 (10.71%) JIRA
18 21 (10.71%) Microsoft
18 21 (10.71%) AWS Lambda
18 21 (10.71%) Terraform
19 20 (10.20%) Big Data
20 19 (9.69%) MongoDB

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 13 (6.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (5.61%) Apache Spark
3 10 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.59%) nginx
5 7 (3.57%) Confluence
6 6 (3.06%) Drupal
7 3 (1.53%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.02%) Apache
8 2 (1.02%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.02%) CMS
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.51%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.51%) JBoss
9 1 (0.51%) SAS
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 75 (38.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (14.29%) Serverless
3 25 (12.76%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (10.71%) AWS Lambda
5 19 (9.69%) Amazon Kinesis
5 19 (9.69%) IaaS
6 16 (8.16%) Amazon S3
7 14 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (7.14%) Office 365
7 14 (7.14%) SaaS
8 10 (5.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (4.59%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (4.59%) Route 53
10 7 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (3.57%) npm
10 7 (3.57%) PaaS
10 7 (3.57%) Yarn
11 6 (3.06%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (3.06%) Heroku
12 5 (2.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.14%) DSL
2 13 (6.63%) DNS
3 11 (5.61%) iSCSI
3 11 (5.61%) LAN
3 11 (5.61%) WAN
4 10 (5.10%) VLAN
5 9 (4.59%) VSAN
6 8 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (3.06%) Firewall
8 4 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (2.04%) SAN
8 4 (2.04%) Skype
8 4 (2.04%) VoIP
9 3 (1.53%) HTTP
9 3 (1.53%) MPLS
9 3 (1.53%) SSL
10 2 (1.02%) Extranet
10 2 (1.02%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.02%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.80%) NoSQL
2 25 (12.76%) MySQL
3 20 (10.20%) Big Data
4 19 (9.69%) MongoDB
5 17 (8.67%) SQL Server
6 16 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (7.65%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (5.61%) Hadoop
9 9 (4.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (4.59%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.55%) Amazon Athena
12 5 (2.55%) Amazon Aurora
13 4 (2.04%) Power BI
14 3 (1.53%) Apache Hive
14 3 (1.53%) Data Lake
14 3 (1.53%) HBase
14 3 (1.53%) Redis
14 3 (1.53%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 41 (20.92%) Git (software)
2 33 (16.84%) Jenkins
3 21 (10.71%) JIRA
4 16 (8.16%) Subversion
5 15 (7.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (5.61%) Selenium
6 11 (5.61%) SonarQube
7 7 (3.57%) Babel
7 7 (3.57%) Gatling
7 7 (3.57%) JMeter
7 7 (3.57%) NeoLoad
7 7 (3.57%) webpack
8 6 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (3.06%) TestNG
8 6 (3.06%) Travis CI
8 6 (3.06%) Vagrant
9 5 (2.55%) Maven
10 3 (1.53%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.53%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (19.90%) Finance
2 9 (4.59%) Advertising
3 2 (1.02%) Banking
3 2 (1.02%) Legal
3 2 (1.02%) Retail
4 1 (0.51%) Billing
4 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (22.96%) Developer
2 32 (16.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (13.78%) Architect
4 18 (9.18%) Consultant
5 17 (8.67%) AWS Engineer
6 15 (7.65%) Data Engineer
7 14 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
7 14 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.12%) AWS Architect
9 9 (4.59%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.08%) Analyst
10 8 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (3.57%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (3.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) DevOps Consultant
11 7 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (3.06%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.33%) Node.js
2 24 (12.24%) AngularJS
3 18 (9.18%) JSON
3 18 (9.18%) Kafka
4 15 (7.65%) REST
5 11 (5.61%) .NET
5 11 (5.61%) CSS
6 10 (5.10%) Elastic Stack
6 10 (5.10%) HTML
6 10 (5.10%) React
6 10 (5.10%) Redux
6 10 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (4.59%) D3.js
7 9 (4.59%) Web Services
8 8 (4.08%) Sass
8 8 (4.08%) Spring
9 7 (3.57%) Jest
9 7 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
9 7 (3.57%) SOAP
9 7 (3.57%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.16%) Public Cloud
2 14 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.63%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.55%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.04%) User Experience
7 3 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.02%) Blog
8 2 (1.02%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.02%) Handset
8 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.51%) CMDB
9 1 (0.51%) Fintech
9 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (29.08%) Linux
2 9 (4.59%) Unix
3 8 (4.08%) Windows
4 7 (3.57%) CentOS
4 7 (3.57%) CoreOS
4 7 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.02%) VMS
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (38.27%) DevOps
3 35 (17.86%) Scrum
4 32 (16.33%) Test Automation
5 18 (9.18%) Microservices
5 18 (9.18%) TDD
6 17 (8.67%) BDD
6 17 (8.67%) Open Source
7 16 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (7.65%) Analytics
9 14 (7.14%) Kanban
9 14 (7.14%) OO
10 13 (6.63%) Migration
11 12 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (6.12%) Patch Management
11 12 (6.12%) Software Engineering
11 12 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.10%) ITIL
12 10 (5.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (22.45%) SQL
2 39 (19.90%) Java
2 39 (19.90%) JavaScript
3 33 (16.84%) Python
4 14 (7.14%) Groovy
5 12 (6.12%) PHP
6 11 (5.61%) Bash Shell
6 11 (5.61%) C#
6 11 (5.61%) Ruby
7 10 (5.10%) PowerShell
7 10 (5.10%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.06%) Java 8
8 6 (3.06%) Perl
9 4 (2.04%) ES6
9 4 (2.04%) Scala
10 3 (1.53%) C
10 3 (1.53%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.02%) C++
11 2 (1.02%) Go
12 1 (0.51%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.59%) Degree
2 9 (4.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.55%) CCNP
5 4 (2.04%) CISM
5 4 (2.04%) CISSP
5 4 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.53%) CCNA
7 2 (1.02%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.02%) MCITP
7 2 (1.02%) MCSA
7 2 (1.02%) MCSE
7 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.02%) VCP6
7 2 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.10%) QA
2 6 (3.06%) SLA
3 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.02%) WCAG
4 1 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 53 (27.04%) Docker
2 16 (8.16%) NFS
3 14 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.10%) vSphere
5 9 (4.59%) VMware NSX
6 8 (4.08%) XenApp
6 8 (4.08%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.06%) Active Directory
7 6 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.53%) HDFS
8 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (1.02%) KVM
9 2 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.51%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.51%) etcd
10 1 (0.51%) Firmware
10 1 (0.51%) flannel
10 1 (0.51%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 37 (18.88%) Ansible
2 33 (16.84%) Kubernetes
3 26 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (10.71%) Terraform
5 18 (9.18%) Puppet
6 11 (5.61%) Failover Clustering
7 8 (4.08%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (4.08%) vCenter Server
7 8 (4.08%) vRealize
7 8 (4.08%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 6 (3.06%) Nagios
9 5 (2.55%) SCCM
10 4 (2.04%) Graphite
11 3 (1.53%) Grafana
11 3 (1.53%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (1.53%) Nessus
11 3 (1.53%) SCOM
11 3 (1.53%) SCVMM
11 3 (1.53%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (1.02%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 22 (11.22%) VMware
2 21 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.63%) Cisco
3 13 (6.63%) Oracle
4 11 (5.61%) Dell
4 11 (5.61%) Google
5 9 (4.59%) Citrix
5 9 (4.59%) Splunk
6 8 (4.08%) EMC
6 8 (4.08%) Juniper
7 5 (2.55%) Aruba
7 5 (2.55%) BMC
7 5 (2.55%) CA
7 5 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.04%) AppDynamics
8 4 (2.04%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.04%) Meraki
8 4 (2.04%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.53%) CommVault
9 3 (1.53%) Qualys