Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 824 801 840
Rank change year-on-year -23 +39 +3
Contract jobs citing Amazon ElastiCache 46 41 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.045% 0.047%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.23% 0.33% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 43
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £441 £324 £375
90th Percentile £638 £600 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £560 £488 £453
% change year-on-year +14.87% +7.73% -26.12%
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 20,285 12,298 9,578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.32% 13.51% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,814 8,464 6,675
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +10.02%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £290
90th Percentile £638 £620 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 170 151
UK median hourly rate £18.89 £19.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% -3.11% -12.84%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.73 £11.67
90th Percentile £56.25 £60.10 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% -17.50%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -34 43 £550 +10.00% 10
UK excluding London -20 24 £560 +14.87% 5
London -41 21 £550 +2.33% 7
Midlands +3 9 £625 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -7 8 £623 +24.50% 1
North West -11 5 £488 -1.27%
South East -21 5 £550 +4.76% 1
North of England -22 5 £488 -1.27%
Scotland - 3 £575 -
South West 0 2 £454 +37.50% 1
East Midlands -3 1 £625 +25.00%

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 46 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (80.43%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (73.91%) DevOps
4 31 (67.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 28 (60.87%) Amazon S3
6 27 (58.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (50.00%) Web Services
8 23 (50.00%) Serverless
9 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
10 21 (45.65%) AWS Lambda
11 20 (43.48%) Amazon ELB
12 19 (41.30%) Amazon RDS
12 19 (41.30%) Amazon SQS
13 18 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (39.13%) Python
13 18 (39.13%) Docker
14 17 (36.96%) Microservices
15 16 (34.78%) Linux
15 16 (34.78%) Java
15 16 (34.78%) CloudFront
15 16 (34.78%) Route 53
15 16 (34.78%) Bash Shell
16 14 (30.43%) Terraform
16 14 (30.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 13 (28.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 13 (28.26%) Elasticsearch
18 12 (26.09%) Node.js
18 12 (26.09%) JIRA
19 11 (23.91%) 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 13 (28.26%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (21.74%) Confluence
3 7 (15.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Apache Solr
5 5 (10.87%) nginx
6 4 (8.70%) CMS
6 4 (8.70%) Drupal
7 2 (4.35%) Apache
7 2 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 46 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (80.43%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (60.87%) Amazon S3
4 27 (58.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (50.00%) Serverless
6 21 (45.65%) AWS Lambda
7 20 (43.48%) Amazon ELB
8 19 (41.30%) Amazon SQS
9 16 (34.78%) CloudFront
9 16 (34.78%) Route 53
10 14 (30.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 13 (28.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (23.91%) Amazon Kinesis
13 9 (19.57%) GitHub
14 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (13.04%) AWS OpsWorks
16 4 (8.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 4 (8.70%) Office 365
17 3 (6.52%) Google Cloud Platform
18 2 (4.35%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
1 4 (8.70%) SMS
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (67.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 19 (41.30%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
4 7 (15.22%) Redis
5 3 (6.52%) Hazelcast
6 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.35%) MySQL
6 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 12 (26.09%) JIRA
3 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.22%) Gradle
4 7 (15.22%) Maven
5 6 (13.04%) Checkstyle
5 6 (13.04%) Eclipse
5 6 (13.04%) IntelliJ
5 6 (13.04%) JUnit
5 6 (13.04%) Mercurial
5 6 (13.04%) SonarQube
6 3 (6.52%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.52%) webpack
7 2 (4.35%) CircleCI
7 2 (4.35%) GitLab
7 2 (4.35%) Hudson
7 2 (4.35%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (15.22%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Web Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Web Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) Web Services
2 12 (26.09%) Node.js
3 10 (21.74%) REST
4 9 (19.57%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (19.57%) React
5 8 (17.39%) RESTful
6 7 (15.22%) Sensu
6 7 (15.22%) Spring
7 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.04%) JSF
7 6 (13.04%) Spring MVC
7 6 (13.04%) Struts
8 4 (8.70%) CSS
8 4 (8.70%) HTML
8 4 (8.70%) LAMP
8 4 (8.70%) Memcached
9 3 (6.52%) JSON
9 3 (6.52%) Redux
10 2 (4.35%) SAML
10 2 (4.35%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (6.52%) Cloud Native
2 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) DevOps
2 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (36.96%) Microservices
5 11 (23.91%) Configuration Management
5 11 (23.91%) TDD
6 10 (21.74%) Auto-Scaling
7 9 (19.57%) Scrum
7 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
8 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
8 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.22%) High Availability
9 7 (15.22%) SOA
10 6 (13.04%) BDD
10 6 (13.04%) Kanban
10 6 (13.04%) MVC
10 6 (13.04%) Open Source
10 6 (13.04%) Process Architecture
10 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
10 6 (13.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Python
2 16 (34.78%) Bash Shell
2 16 (34.78%) Java
3 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) Java 8
4 6 (13.04%) PHP
4 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.70%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) RHCE
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) GCP
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) Terraform
2 11 (23.91%) Puppet
3 10 (21.74%) Ansible
3 10 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (17.39%) Kubernetes
5 7 (15.22%) Kibana
5 7 (15.22%) logstash
6 6 (13.04%) StatsD
7 5 (10.87%) collectd
8 2 (4.35%) Grafana
8 2 (4.35%) Graphite
9 1 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (2.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Adobe
2 6 (13.04%) SaltStack
3 4 (8.70%) Atlassian
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) Apigee
5 1 (2.17%) hybris
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) VMware