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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 635 -
Rank change year-on-year +48 -  
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudTrail 13 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.009% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.23% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

AWS CloudTrail is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5767 4324 2718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.67% 7.99% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4039 3001 1742
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £322 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 77 101
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.94 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £47.47 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

AWS CloudTrail
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing AWS CloudTrail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudTrail in the UK

AWS CloudTrail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS CloudTrail in the UK

AWS CloudTrail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudTrail over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS CloudTrail in the UK

AWS CloudTrail
Top 6 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 13 £500 - 1
London +41 12 £500 -
City of London +13 2 £513 -2.38%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudTrail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for AWS CloudTrail.

1 43 (86.00%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (78.00%) Amazon EC2
2 39 (78.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 38 (76.00%) Amazon S3
4 37 (74.00%) DevOps
4 37 (74.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 36 (72.00%) Amazon RDS
6 35 (70.00%) VPN
7 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (68.00%) Terraform
8 32 (64.00%) Puppet
9 29 (58.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 26 (52.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 23 (46.00%) Auto-Scaling
11 23 (46.00%) CloudFront
12 22 (44.00%) PaaS
12 22 (44.00%) nginx
13 21 (42.00%) Microservices
14 19 (38.00%) AWS Certification
14 19 (38.00%) Docker
15 17 (34.00%) Linux
16 16 (32.00%) Public Cloud
17 15 (30.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
17 15 (30.00%) Kubernetes
17 15 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
19 13 (26.00%) Jenkins
19 13 (26.00%) Web Services
20 12 (24.00%) Ansible
21 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared

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 22 (44.00%) nginx
2 3 (6.00%) Confluence
3 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 43 (86.00%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (78.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 39 (78.00%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (76.00%) Amazon S3
4 37 (74.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 29 (58.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 26 (52.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 23 (46.00%) CloudFront
8 22 (44.00%) PaaS
9 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (20.00%) Route 53
11 5 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (8.00%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (8.00%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (8.00%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (4.00%) GitHub
13 2 (4.00%) Office 365
14 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (2.00%) G Suite
14 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (70.00%) VPN
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) IPsec
2 2 (4.00%) LAN
2 2 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) BGP
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.00%) MPLS
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.00%) OSPF
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) VPLS
3 1 (2.00%) Wireless
3 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (72.00%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) Redis
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) GoCD
5 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) AWS DevOps
2 24 (48.00%) AWS Engineer
3 18 (36.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Security Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (12.00%) AWS Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) Architect
7 5 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) AWS Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) DevOps Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Linux Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps
10 2 (4.00%) Lead DevOps
10 2 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) Web Services
2 8 (16.00%) REST
3 4 (8.00%) boto
3 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) JSON
3 4 (8.00%) YAML
4 3 (6.00%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.00%) Node.js
5 1 (2.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) CentOS
2 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Windows
4 3 (6.00%) Unix
5 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) DevOps
2 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 21 (42.00%) Microservices
5 15 (30.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.00%) Load Balancing
7 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.00%) Business Transformation
8 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (14.00%) DNA
9 5 (10.00%) High Availability
10 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Migration
11 3 (6.00%) Scrum
12 1 (2.00%) Change Management
12 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 1 (2.00%) Information Security
12 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
12 1 (2.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) Ruby
2 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.00%) Python
4 4 (8.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) Lua
5 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) AWS Certification
2 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) CCNA
4 2 (4.00%) CCNP
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.00%) CCIE
5 1 (2.00%) CISA
5 1 (2.00%) CISM
5 1 (2.00%) CISSP
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Docker
2 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.00%) iptables
4 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (68.00%) Terraform
2 32 (64.00%) Puppet
3 15 (30.00%) Kubernetes
4 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (24.00%) Ansible
6 4 (8.00%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (6.00%) Graphite
8 2 (4.00%) Salt
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
9 1 (2.00%) Forum Sentry
9 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.00%) Nagios
9 1 (2.00%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Bluefish Communications
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Juniper
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) SAP