Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 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 AWS Certification
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 90 155
Rank change year-on-year +7 +65 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Certification 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.54% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 0.59% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £250 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.37% - -
North East median daily rate £250 £475 -
% change year-on-year -47.37% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

AWS Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 275 338 1,150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 29.73% 36.74% 48.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 265 823
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +13.64% -7.04%
10th Percentile £300 £272 £220
90th Percentile £588 £532 £488
North East median daily rate £400 £360 £330
% change year-on-year +11.09% +9.11% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 76
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £36.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.63% +28.57% +9.80%
10th Percentile £12.38 £10.65 £15.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £50.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £13.72 £36.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -61.89% +28.57% +26.27%

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing AWS Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in Tyne and Wear

AWS Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS Certification in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Certification in Tyne and Wear

AWS Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Certification in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Certification in Tyne and Wear

AWS Certification
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 5 £250 -47.37% 2
AWS Certification
North East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AWS Certification 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Datadog
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Task Automation

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (60.00%) Datadog
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (20.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Developer
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet