Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 842 840 841
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +37
Contract jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache 53 55 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.053% 0.041%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.21% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 46 36
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +9.09% -3.75%
10th Percentile £425 £425 £375
90th Percentile £615 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
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 24,787 17,514 12,610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.68% 16.97% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,146 12,169 8,646
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £275
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 332 227 189
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -17.51%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.45
90th Percentile £62.65 £58.75 £56.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.06
% change year-on-year - +2.58% -26.23%

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 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon ElastiCache in the UK

Amazon ElastiCache
Top 11 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 19 December 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 -1 53 £500 -4.76% 12
UK excluding London +8 33 £500 - 1
South East +5 23 £500 -
London -21 20 £538 - 11
North of England -23 4 £375 -31.82%
North West -10 3 £375 -31.82%
East of England -3 2 £610 +10.91%
West Midlands -11 2 - -
Midlands -17 2 - -
South West -33 2 £450 +10.43% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 53 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (86.79%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (79.25%) Amazon S3
4 37 (69.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 36 (67.92%) AWS Lambda
5 36 (67.92%) Serverless
5 36 (67.92%) Web Services
6 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (60.38%) Java
7 32 (60.38%) Amazon SQS
8 31 (58.49%) CloudFront
9 29 (54.72%) Jenkins
10 27 (50.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 27 (50.94%) Elasticsearch
10 27 (50.94%) Git (software)
11 26 (49.06%) React
11 26 (49.06%) Java 8
12 25 (47.17%) DevOps
12 25 (47.17%) Maven
13 23 (43.40%) IntelliJ
13 23 (43.40%) Adobe
13 23 (43.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 21 (39.62%) Amazon RDS
14 21 (39.62%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (37.74%) Software Engineering
16 19 (35.85%) Microservices
17 17 (32.08%) Docker
18 16 (30.19%) TDD
18 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
19 15 (28.30%) CMS

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 27 (50.94%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (43.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 15 (28.30%) CMS
4 12 (22.64%) Confluence
5 11 (20.75%) Apache Solr
6 5 (9.43%) IIS
7 3 (5.66%) Drupal
7 3 (5.66%) Jetty
7 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.77%) Apache
9 1 (1.89%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 53 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (86.79%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (79.25%) Amazon S3
4 36 (67.92%) AWS Lambda
4 36 (67.92%) Serverless
5 32 (60.38%) Amazon SQS
6 31 (58.49%) CloudFront
7 27 (50.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 11 (20.75%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (18.87%) Route 53
10 8 (15.09%) GitHub
11 7 (13.21%) AWS CodePipeline
12 6 (11.32%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (11.32%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (7.55%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (7.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (3.77%) AWS CloudTrail
15 2 (3.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.89%) SSL
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (69.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 21 (39.62%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.55%) Redis
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon QuickSight
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.77%) BigQuery
5 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) Big Data
6 1 (1.89%) DB2
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (54.72%) Jenkins
2 27 (50.94%) Git (software)
3 25 (47.17%) Maven
4 23 (43.40%) IntelliJ
5 15 (28.30%) JIRA
6 12 (22.64%) Gradle
7 11 (20.75%) Checkstyle
7 11 (20.75%) Eclipse
7 11 (20.75%) JUnit
7 11 (20.75%) Mercurial
7 11 (20.75%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.89%) GitLab
9 1 (1.89%) webpack
General
1 2 (3.77%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Java Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Architect
7 5 (9.43%) AWS Architect
7 5 (9.43%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (9.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (7.55%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Web Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) Web Services
2 26 (49.06%) React
3 14 (26.42%) JSON
4 13 (24.53%) Spring
5 12 (22.64%) JSR 170
5 12 (22.64%) Node.js
5 12 (22.64%) REST
6 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
6 11 (20.75%) JSF
6 11 (20.75%) Spring MVC
6 11 (20.75%) Struts
7 6 (11.32%) RESTful
8 4 (7.55%) .NET
8 4 (7.55%) .NET Core
9 3 (5.66%) JMS
9 3 (5.66%) LAMP
9 3 (5.66%) Memcached
9 3 (5.66%) Middleware
9 3 (5.66%) Redux
9 3 (5.66%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.77%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.89%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.89%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) Ubuntu
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) Unix
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) DevOps
3 21 (39.62%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (37.74%) Software Engineering
5 19 (35.85%) Microservices
6 16 (30.19%) TDD
7 13 (24.53%) Kanban
7 13 (24.53%) MVC
7 13 (24.53%) Scrum
7 13 (24.53%) SOA
8 12 (22.64%) Coaching
8 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
9 11 (20.75%) BDD
9 11 (20.75%) Content Management
9 11 (20.75%) Pair Programming
9 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
9 11 (20.75%) User Stories
10 6 (11.32%) Auto-Scaling
11 5 (9.43%) Release Management
11 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) Java
2 26 (49.06%) Java 8
3 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) Python
5 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
5 5 (9.43%) Ruby
6 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.77%) SQL
8 1 (1.89%) ES6
8 1 (1.89%) ES7
8 1 (1.89%) Go
8 1 (1.89%) Perl
8 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 17 (32.08%) Docker
2 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.55%) vSphere
3 4 (7.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Kubernetes
2 7 (13.21%) Ansible
3 5 (9.43%) Nagios
3 5 (9.43%) Puppet
3 5 (9.43%) Terraform
4 3 (5.66%) Kibana
4 3 (5.66%) logstash
4 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.77%) Grafana
5 2 (3.77%) Graphite
5 2 (3.77%) Mesos
5 2 (3.77%) rkt
5 2 (3.77%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (3.77%) StatsD
6 1 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.89%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Adobe
2 4 (7.55%) Citrix
2 4 (7.55%) Google
2 4 (7.55%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.89%) IBM
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle