Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon ElastiCache skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon ElastiCache over the 6 months to 22 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 ElastiCache
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 850 805 865
Rank change year-on-year -45 +60 +29
Contract jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache 40 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.058% 0.043%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.18% 0.39% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 41
UK median daily rate £515 £519 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.72% +15.28% -10.00%
10th Percentile £375 £339 £350
90th Percentile £626 £591 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £463 £444
% change year-on-year +13.51% +4.23% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon ElastiCache is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 22,140 14,745 11,622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.72% 14.94% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,206 10,121 8,067
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +9.76%
10th Percentile £303 £275 £275
90th Percentile £645 £625 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 218 182
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.54% -16.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.52
90th Percentile £64.00 £63.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.98 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.80% +11.65% -26.09%

Amazon ElastiCache
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon ElastiCache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ElastiCache in the UK

Amazon ElastiCache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon ElastiCache in the UK

Amazon ElastiCache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon ElastiCache in the UK

Amazon ElastiCache
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England -26 38 £503 -4.29% 14
London -34 22 £505 -6.05% 9
UK excluding London -41 18 £525 +13.51% 5
South East -8 7 £550 +4.76%
North of England -15 7 £413 -25.00% 4
North West -14 6 £413 -25.00% 4
South West -17 2 £450 +32.84%
Scotland - 2 £575 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache 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 with a requirement for Amazon ElastiCache.

1 40 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (82.50%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 24 (60.00%) Amazon S3
5 22 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (52.50%) DevOps
7 19 (47.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 19 (47.50%) Amazon RDS
7 19 (47.50%) Serverless
7 19 (47.50%) Web Services
7 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (42.50%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (40.00%) Java
10 15 (37.50%) Docker
10 15 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (35.00%) Linux
11 14 (35.00%) TDD
12 13 (32.50%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (32.50%) GitHub
13 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
13 12 (30.00%) Microservices
13 12 (30.00%) Kubernetes
14 11 (27.50%) React
14 11 (27.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
15 10 (25.00%) CloudFront
15 10 (25.00%) Java 8
16 9 (22.50%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (22.50%) Node.js
16 9 (22.50%) Puppet

Amazon ElastiCache
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (22.50%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (20.00%) Confluence
3 7 (17.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Apache Solr
3 7 (17.50%) CMS
3 7 (17.50%) Drupal
4 5 (12.50%) IIS
5 3 (7.50%) Jetty
5 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.00%) Apache
7 1 (2.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 40 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (82.50%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (60.00%) Amazon S3
4 19 (47.50%) Serverless
5 17 (42.50%) AWS Lambda
6 15 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (32.50%) Amazon SQS
7 13 (32.50%) GitHub
8 11 (27.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (25.00%) CloudFront
10 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (17.50%) Route 53
11 6 (15.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (10.00%) Office 365
14 3 (7.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 2 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
15 2 (5.00%) AWS OpsWorks
15 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.50%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 19 (47.50%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.50%) Redis
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (22.50%) JIRA
4 8 (20.00%) Maven
5 7 (17.50%) Checkstyle
5 7 (17.50%) Eclipse
5 7 (17.50%) Gradle
5 7 (17.50%) IntelliJ
5 7 (17.50%) JUnit
5 7 (17.50%) Mercurial
5 7 (17.50%) SonarQube
6 4 (10.00%) webpack
7 3 (7.50%) GitLab
7 3 (7.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.50%) CircleCI
8 1 (2.50%) Hudson
8 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Web Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Web Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) Web Services
2 11 (27.50%) React
3 9 (22.50%) Node.js
4 8 (20.00%) REST
5 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
5 7 (17.50%) JSF
5 7 (17.50%) LAMP
5 7 (17.50%) RESTful
5 7 (17.50%) Spring
5 7 (17.50%) Spring MVC
5 7 (17.50%) Struts
6 5 (12.50%) CSS
6 5 (12.50%) HTML
7 4 (10.00%) .NET
7 4 (10.00%) .NET Core
7 4 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (10.00%) Redux
8 3 (7.50%) Guice
8 3 (7.50%) JMS
8 3 (7.50%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (12.50%) Windows
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (52.50%) DevOps
3 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.00%) TDD
5 12 (30.00%) Microservices
6 9 (22.50%) MVC
6 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
7 8 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
7 8 (20.00%) SOA
8 7 (17.50%) BDD
8 7 (17.50%) Content Management
8 7 (17.50%) Kanban
8 7 (17.50%) Pair Programming
8 7 (17.50%) Scrum
8 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.50%) User Stories
9 4 (10.00%) API Design
9 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Java
2 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) Java 8
4 7 (17.50%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.00%) Ruby
8 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.50%) C#
9 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Docker
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) vSphere
2 4 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 9 (22.50%) Puppet
3 8 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (12.50%) Nagios
4 5 (12.50%) Terraform
5 4 (10.00%) Ansible
6 3 (7.50%) Kibana
6 3 (7.50%) logstash
7 2 (5.00%) Grafana
7 2 (5.00%) Graphite
7 2 (5.00%) StatsD
8 1 (2.50%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Adobe
2 6 (15.00%) Google
3 4 (10.00%) Citrix
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Apigee
5 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle