Period
to 23 September 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 23 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 AWS Certification
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 85 170
Rank change year-on-year -6 +85 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Certification 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.22% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.55% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% - -
North East median daily rate £400 £475 -
% change year-on-year -15.79% - -
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 302 363 1,406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 33.33% 40.56% 54.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 279 973
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £360 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -10.00%
10th Percentile £192 £263 £220
90th Percentile £541 £541 £476
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% -14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 26 89
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £34.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.60% +21.43% +9.80%
10th Percentile £11.38 £13.63 £16.60
90th Percentile £30.38 £48.92 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £16.50 £34.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -51.49% +21.43% +55.56%

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
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 23 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 2 £400 -15.79% 1
AWS Certification
North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Route 53
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform

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 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform