Period
to 5 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for AWS CloudTrail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudTrail over the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Amazon AWS CloudTrail
UK
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 506 751 871
Rank change year-on-year +245 +120 -15
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudTrail 43 93 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.036%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.40% 0.36% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 57 26
Median daily rate £450 £525 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -16.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £355 £420 £513
90th Percentile £538 £675 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £625
% change year-on-year -7.69% -22.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

AWS CloudTrail 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 10,815 25,916 22,471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.37% 28.45% 21.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,090 17,752 15,382
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.44%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £306
90th Percentile £682 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 377 335
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £51.23 £70.00 £73.25
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.12% +25.03% -

AWS CloudTrail
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AWS CloudTrail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudTrail in the UK

AWS CloudTrail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS CloudTrail.

Daily rate trend for AWS CloudTrail in the UK

AWS CloudTrail
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudTrail over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for AWS CloudTrail in the UK

AWS CloudTrail
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudTrail within the UK over the 6 months to 5 August 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
England +242 43 £450 -14.29% 6
UK excluding London +218 27 £450 -7.69% 4
North of England +113 18 £426 -5.33% 2
North West +86 18 £426 -5.33% 2
London +183 15 £481 -11.49% 2
South East +180 8 £500 +11.11%
Work from Home - 6 £475 -
South West +87 1 £450 -7.69%

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudTrail 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 AWS CloudTrail.

1 43 (100.00%) AWS
2 33 (76.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 27 (62.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 27 (62.79%) Linux
4 25 (58.14%) Java
4 25 (58.14%) AWS Lambda
4 25 (58.14%) Serverless
5 24 (55.81%) Terraform
5 24 (55.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 24 (55.81%) DevOps
6 22 (51.16%) Infrastructure as Code
6 22 (51.16%) Jenkins
7 21 (48.84%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (46.51%) Docker
9 18 (41.86%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (41.86%) Git (software)
9 18 (41.86%) Python
10 17 (39.53%) Unix
10 17 (39.53%) Amazon S3
11 16 (37.21%) Relational Database
12 13 (30.23%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
12 13 (30.23%) Bash Shell
13 12 (27.91%) NoSQL
13 12 (27.91%) Load Balancing
13 12 (27.91%) RDBMS
13 12 (27.91%) SonarQube
13 12 (27.91%) Coveralls
13 12 (27.91%) Canary Deployment
13 12 (27.91%) Blue-Green Deployment

AWS CloudTrail
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 6 (13.95%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 43 (100.00%) AWS
2 33 (76.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 27 (62.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 25 (58.14%) AWS Lambda
4 25 (58.14%) Serverless
5 24 (55.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (41.86%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (39.53%) Amazon S3
8 12 (27.91%) Coveralls
9 11 (25.58%) Route 53
10 9 (20.93%) Amazon ECS
10 9 (20.93%) AWS CodePipeline
11 7 (16.28%) Azure
12 6 (13.95%) Amazon GuardDuty
12 6 (13.95%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (13.95%) AWS CodeBuild
13 5 (11.63%) GitHub
14 4 (9.30%) Amazon EKS
14 4 (9.30%) AWS CodeDeploy
15 3 (6.98%) AWS CodeCommit
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) DNS
1 11 (25.58%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) Network Security
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) Relational Database
2 13 (30.23%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (27.91%) NoSQL
3 12 (27.91%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (6.98%) Amazon Aurora
5 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.65%) MySQL
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.65%) Redis
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.33%) Big Data
7 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) Power BI
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (51.16%) Jenkins
2 18 (41.86%) Git (software)
3 12 (27.91%) SonarQube
4 11 (25.58%) Bitbucket Server
4 11 (25.58%) Gradle
4 11 (25.58%) Maven
4 11 (25.58%) TeamCity
5 10 (23.26%) JUnit
6 6 (13.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (13.95%) Spinnaker
7 4 (9.30%) JIRA
8 2 (4.65%) GitLab
General
1 6 (13.95%) Public Sector
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) AWS Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (13.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Security Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Network Security Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Data Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Integration Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 7 (16.28%) RESTful
3 6 (13.95%) Node.js
4 3 (6.98%) JSON
4 3 (6.98%) REST
5 2 (4.65%) .NET
5 2 (4.65%) Django
5 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (4.65%) Flask
5 2 (4.65%) OAuth
5 2 (4.65%) OAuth2
5 2 (4.65%) SAML
5 2 (4.65%) YAML
6 1 (2.33%) Apache NiFi
6 1 (2.33%) Apollo GraphQL
6 1 (2.33%) GraphQL
6 1 (2.33%) JMS
6 1 (2.33%) SOAP
6 1 (2.33%) XML
6 1 (2.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.30%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.65%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Linux
2 17 (39.53%) Unix
3 11 (25.58%) Windows
4 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.98%) Debian
6 1 (2.33%) CentOS
6 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) DevOps
2 22 (51.16%) Infrastructure as Code
3 21 (48.84%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
5 12 (27.91%) Blue-Green Deployment
5 12 (27.91%) Canary Deployment
5 12 (27.91%) Load Balancing
6 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
7 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (20.93%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (20.93%) Scrum
9 8 (18.60%) Microservices
10 7 (16.28%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (13.95%) Immutable Infrastructure
11 6 (13.95%) Kanban
11 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
11 6 (13.95%) Observability
12 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
12 5 (11.63%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Java
2 18 (41.86%) Python
3 13 (30.23%) Bash Shell
4 7 (16.28%) Scala
5 6 (13.95%) Go
5 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.95%) Ruby
5 6 (13.95%) SQL
6 5 (11.63%) Java 8
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) AWS Certification
1 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (2.33%) GDPR
2 1 (2.33%) NCSC
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (55.81%) Terraform
2 11 (25.58%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (25.58%) Puppet
3 6 (13.95%) Kubernetes
4 5 (11.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (11.63%) Packer
5 3 (6.98%) Kibana
5 3 (6.98%) Prometheus
5 3 (6.98%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (4.65%) PingFederate
7 1 (2.33%) Ansible
7 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Splunk
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat