Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for AWS Fargate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS Fargate over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 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.

AWS Fargate
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 537 652 -
Rank change year-on-year +115 - -
Contract jobs citing AWS Fargate 14 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.037% 0.009% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.14% 0.040% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £588 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.04% - -
UK median daily rate £505 £550 £650
% change year-on-year -8.18% -15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

AWS Fargate 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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 10,333 12,495 8,998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 27.34% 23.63% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,611 8,130 5,771
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £250 £275 £259
90th Percentile £625 £610 £588
UK median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 220 151
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -1.62%
10th Percentile £12.90 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £57.80 £48.44 £45.50
UK median hourly rate £21.42 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +22.40% -12.50% +6.67%

AWS Fargate
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing AWS Fargate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Fargate in the UK excluding London

AWS Fargate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS Fargate in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Fargate in the UK excluding London

AWS Fargate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Fargate in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Fargate in the UK excluding London

AWS Fargate
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Fargate within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
North of England +66 6 £505 -12.17% 4
South East +82 4 £430 -28.33%
North West - 4 - - 2
East Midlands - 3 £505 -
Midlands - 3 £505 -
Yorkshire +56 2 £505 -12.17% 2
South West - 1 £550 - 1
AWS Fargate
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing AWS Fargate 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for AWS Fargate.

1 14 (100.00%) AWS
2 13 (92.86%) Docker
3 11 (78.57%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (78.57%) Amazon ECS
4 10 (71.43%) Serverless
4 10 (71.43%) DevOps
5 8 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (50.00%) Java
7 6 (42.86%) Amazon EKS
7 6 (42.86%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 5 (35.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (35.71%) AWS CloudTrail
8 5 (35.71%) Node.js
9 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
9 4 (28.57%) Gradle
9 4 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (28.57%) Kubernetes
9 4 (28.57%) Terraform
9 4 (28.57%) AWS CodeCommit
10 3 (21.43%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (21.43%) GitLab
10 3 (21.43%) Retail
10 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (21.43%) Scrum
10 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (21.43%) Git (software)

AWS Fargate
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) AWS
2 11 (78.57%) Amazon ECS
2 11 (78.57%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (71.43%) Serverless
4 8 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (42.86%) Amazon EKS
6 6 (42.86%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 5 (35.71%) AWS CloudTrail
7 5 (35.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (28.57%) AWS CodeCommit
9 3 (21.43%) Amazon S3
9 3 (21.43%) AWS CodePipeline
9 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (21.43%) GitHub
10 2 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (14.29%) CloudFront
10 2 (14.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (21.43%) Redis
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Gradle
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) GitLab
3 1 (7.14%) git-flow
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) AWS Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IAM Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Server Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Node.js
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) GraphQL
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Automation
4 2 (14.29%) JVM Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
5 1 (7.14%) Architectural Design
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Groovy
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) Go
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) AWS Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Kubernetes
1 4 (28.57%) Terraform
2 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (14.29%) Grafana
2 2 (14.29%) Kibana
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) AppDynamics
2 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk