Period
to 20 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 32 41
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9 +56
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 261 146 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.88% 5.76% 4.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.15% 37.73% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 128 85
Surrey median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +10.43%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £363
90th Percentile £634 £627 £600
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £31.50 - -

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 722 387 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.79% 15.26% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 280 234
Surrey median daily rate £475 £436 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +2.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £298 £260 £261
90th Percentile £600 £588 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Surrey median hourly rate £20.25 £14.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.29% -10.61% -8.33%
10th Percentile £13.48 £14.53 £14.95
90th Percentile £39.50 £15.38 £31.88
South East median hourly rate £18.95 £15.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +26.30% -23.51% -17.43%

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 July 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 July 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 +10 54 £543 +3.33% 1
Weybridge - 37 £575 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -12 29 £456 -17.09% 2
Guildford -5 18 £544 -5.43% 16
Epsom - 12 £350 - 1
Redhill +30 7 £525 -9.87%
Reigate -28 7 £550 +15.79% 4
Leatherhead +2 5 £550 +4.76% 5
Woking +2 3 £425 +9.68% 2
Godalming - 2 £475 - 3
Dorking - 2 £494 - 4
Egham - 2 - -
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 115 (44.06%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (35.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (30.27%) Java
4 72 (27.59%) TDD
5 70 (26.82%) JavaScript
6 68 (26.05%) DevOps
7 67 (25.67%) Test Automation
7 67 (25.67%) Project Management
8 50 (19.16%) Spring
8 50 (19.16%) Microservices
9 49 (18.77%) Spring Boot
10 45 (17.24%) OO
11 43 (16.48%) Finance
11 43 (16.48%) Migration
11 43 (16.48%) Java 8
12 41 (15.71%) Scrum
13 37 (14.18%) Microsoft
13 37 (14.18%) RESTful
14 36 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
15 35 (13.41%) Maven
15 35 (13.41%) Hibernate
15 35 (13.41%) Git (software)
16 34 (13.03%) Node.js
16 34 (13.03%) Web Services
17 30 (11.49%) REST
17 30 (11.49%) AngularJS
18 29 (11.11%) Serverless
19 28 (10.73%) Jenkins
19 28 (10.73%) ITIL
19 28 (10.73%) Python

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 15 (5.75%) Confluence
2 8 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.30%) NetWeaver
5 4 (1.53%) Apache
5 4 (1.53%) JBoss
5 4 (1.53%) SAS
6 3 (1.15%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.15%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.15%) nginx
7 2 (0.77%) CMS
7 2 (0.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) Drupal
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.15%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 93 (35.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (11.11%) Serverless
3 23 (8.81%) AWS Lambda
4 17 (6.51%) Office 365
5 15 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (4.60%) GitHub
7 9 (3.45%) Amazon S3
7 9 (3.45%) IaaS
7 9 (3.45%) PaaS
8 8 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (3.07%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (3.07%) Force.com
9 7 (2.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (1.92%) SaaS
12 4 (1.53%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (1.15%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.77%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.21%) DNS
2 8 (3.07%) Firewall
2 8 (3.07%) LAN
2 8 (3.07%) WAN
3 7 (2.68%) Network Security
3 7 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.92%) SAN
4 5 (1.92%) VPN
5 4 (1.53%) DSL
5 4 (1.53%) SSL
6 3 (1.15%) HTTP
6 3 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.15%) SSH
7 2 (0.77%) DHCP
7 2 (0.77%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.77%) NAS
7 2 (0.77%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (9.58%) MySQL
3 24 (9.20%) Relational Database
4 21 (8.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 18 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 12 (4.60%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.83%) Big Data
8 8 (3.07%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (3.07%) Data Lake
9 7 (2.68%) Amazon Aurora
9 7 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (2.68%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.68%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.30%) MySQL Workbench
10 6 (2.30%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.30%) Redis
11 5 (1.92%) Power BI
11 5 (1.92%) SAP HANA
12 4 (1.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (13.41%) Git (software)
1 35 (13.41%) Maven
2 28 (10.73%) Jenkins
3 21 (8.05%) JIRA
4 17 (6.51%) Artifactory
5 10 (3.83%) Subversion
6 7 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.30%) Gradle
7 6 (2.30%) Selenium
7 6 (2.30%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.92%) JUnit
8 5 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (1.92%) RhodeCode
9 4 (1.53%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.53%) JSUnit
10 3 (1.15%) GitLab
10 3 (1.15%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.77%) SonarQube
General
1 43 (16.48%) Finance
2 8 (3.07%) Retail
3 6 (2.30%) Legal
4 3 (1.15%) Banking
5 2 (0.77%) Advertising
5 2 (0.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.38%) Automotive
6 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (36.02%) Developer
2 45 (17.24%) Architect
3 43 (16.48%) Java Developer
4 40 (15.33%) Lead Developer
5 36 (13.79%) Lead Java Developer
6 27 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (9.20%) AWS Architect
8 19 (7.28%) Project Manager
9 17 (6.51%) Security Architect
10 15 (5.75%) Cloud Architect
11 14 (5.36%) AWS Engineer
12 13 (4.98%) AWS DevOps
12 13 (4.98%) Full Stack Developer
12 13 (4.98%) Migration Manager
13 12 (4.60%) Analyst
13 12 (4.60%) Migration Project Manager
14 11 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
15 10 (3.83%) JavaScript Developer
16 9 (3.45%) Consultant
17 8 (3.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (19.16%) Spring
2 49 (18.77%) Spring Boot
3 37 (14.18%) RESTful
4 35 (13.41%) Hibernate
5 34 (13.03%) Node.js
5 34 (13.03%) Web Services
6 30 (11.49%) AngularJS
6 30 (11.49%) REST
7 23 (8.81%) JSON
8 22 (8.43%) .NET
8 22 (8.43%) HTML
9 19 (7.28%) CSS
10 18 (6.90%) D3.js
10 18 (6.90%) GraphQL
10 18 (6.90%) React
11 13 (4.98%) XML
12 12 (4.60%) Visualforce
13 11 (4.21%) Redux
13 11 (4.21%) Serverless Framework
13 11 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (7.28%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.75%) Public Cloud
4 11 (4.21%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (3.45%) User Experience
6 8 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.92%) iPad
8 5 (1.92%) PKI
9 4 (1.53%) Blog
9 4 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.53%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.15%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.15%) DataPower
10 3 (1.15%) Fintech
10 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.77%) PMI
11 2 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.34%) Linux
2 25 (9.58%) Windows
3 9 (3.45%) CentOS
3 9 (3.45%) Unix
3 9 (3.45%) Windows 10
3 9 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.92%) Android
6 5 (1.92%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.15%) CoreOS
7 3 (1.15%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (44.06%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (27.59%) TDD
3 68 (26.05%) DevOps
4 67 (25.67%) Project Management
4 67 (25.67%) Test Automation
5 50 (19.16%) Microservices
6 45 (17.24%) OO
7 43 (16.48%) Migration
8 41 (15.71%) Scrum
9 28 (10.73%) ITIL
10 26 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (8.05%) Kanban
12 20 (7.66%) Analytics
13 17 (6.51%) OWASP
13 17 (6.51%) Security Architecture
14 16 (6.13%) BDD
14 16 (6.13%) Data Analytics
15 15 (5.75%) Cybersecurity
15 15 (5.75%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 79 (30.27%) Java
2 70 (26.82%) JavaScript
3 43 (16.48%) Java 8
4 28 (10.73%) Python
5 25 (9.58%) TypeScript
6 15 (5.75%) Ruby
7 14 (5.36%) C#
7 14 (5.36%) SQL
8 13 (4.98%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.60%) Apex Code
10 7 (2.68%) Perl
11 6 (2.30%) Go
11 6 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.92%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.92%) C
12 5 (1.92%) ES6
12 5 (1.92%) Groovy
12 5 (1.92%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.53%) C++
14 3 (1.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (6.90%) Degree
2 8 (3.07%) CISM
2 8 (3.07%) CISSP
2 8 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.68%) CISA
3 7 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.92%) MCSE
4 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.15%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (1.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.77%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (5.36%) NIST 800
3 12 (4.60%) GDPR
4 7 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 5 (1.92%) PMO
5 5 (1.92%) QA
6 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.38%) GCP
7 1 (0.38%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.38%) SLA
7 1 (0.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.66%) Docker
3 19 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.45%) vSphere
5 3 (1.15%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.38%) Ceph
6 1 (0.38%) etcd
6 1 (0.38%) flannel
6 1 (0.38%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.38%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.38%) SkyDNS
6 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.38%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (8.81%) Ansible
2 21 (8.05%) Puppet
3 20 (7.66%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (6.13%) SCCM
5 11 (4.21%) Kubernetes
6 7 (2.68%) Terraform
7 6 (2.30%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.77%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.77%) MaaS360
9 2 (0.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.77%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.77%) Salt
9 2 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.77%) Sysdig
9 2 (0.77%) vRealize
10 1 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.38%) Kibana
10 1 (0.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.58%) Oracle
3 24 (9.20%) SAP
4 23 (8.81%) VMware
5 15 (5.75%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (3.45%) Cisco
6 9 (3.45%) HP
7 6 (2.30%) Google
8 5 (1.92%) IBM
8 5 (1.92%) McAfee
8 5 (1.92%) Splunk
8 5 (1.92%) Veritas
9 3 (1.15%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (1.15%) CA
9 3 (1.15%) F5
9 3 (1.15%) Intel
9 3 (1.15%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.15%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.15%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.15%) Tableau