Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 337 612 655
Rank change year-on-year +275 +43 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Fargate 2 12 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.015% 0.025% 0.024%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.052% 0.097% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 11
Median daily rate £538 £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £519 £366 £438
90th Percentile £556 £546 £688
UK median daily rate £525 £469 £631
% change year-on-year +12.00% -25.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 3,813 12,319 10,783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 27.95% 26.08% 19.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,399 8,080 6,947
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £275
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 282 242
Median hourly rate £24.15 £22.34 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.13% +27.63% -7.70%
10th Percentile £14.43 £13.21 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.88 £82.50 £56.25
Median hourly rate £34.00 £21.76 £18.00
% change year-on-year +56.25% +20.89% -10.00%

AWS Fargate
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing AWS Fargate as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS Fargate in the UK excluding London.

Daily rate trend 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 23 September 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
South East +191 1 £538 +43.33% 2
East of England +97 1 - - 1
AWS Fargate
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (100.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Talend
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Packer
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Serverless
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CodePipeline
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ECS
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CodeBuild
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

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 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ECS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CodeBuild
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CodePipeline
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Serverless
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (50.00%) Packer
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Talend