Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 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
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 545 701 832
Rank change year-on-year +156 +131 +42
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudTrail 52 45 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.063% 0.057%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.36% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 34 35
Median daily rate £469 £625 £585
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +6.84% -8.59%
10th Percentile £376 £501 £463
90th Percentile £647 £675 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £625 £500
% change year-on-year -31.04% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 14,310 21,263 24,930
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.40% 29.73% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,161 14,820 17,544
Median daily rate £495 £493 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.51% -1.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £304
90th Percentile £650 £669 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -0.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 327 282
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.95% +11.43% -5.41%
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.07 £11.03
90th Percentile £61.00 £67.50 £42.45
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.43
% change year-on-year +8.11% +6.14% -0.40%

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 27 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for AWS CloudTrail in the UK

AWS CloudTrail
Top 12 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 27 January 2021. 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 +168 44 £469 -25.00% 9
UK excluding London +163 26 £431 -31.04% 6
London +96 18 £509 -21.01% 2
North of England +100 17 £450 -21.05% 1
North West +69 16 £450 -26.53% 1
Work from Home -188 15 £475 -24.00% 2
South West +94 4 £375 - 2
Scotland - 3 £288 -
South East +121 1 £400 -38.46%
Midlands +59 1 £450 -10.89%
West Midlands +48 1 £450 -21.74%
North East - 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 52 (100.00%) AWS
2 36 (69.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 31 (59.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 28 (53.85%) Python
5 26 (50.00%) DevOps
5 26 (50.00%) Terraform
6 25 (48.08%) Serverless
7 24 (46.15%) AWS Lambda
8 23 (44.23%) Infrastructure as Code
9 21 (40.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 18 (34.62%) Relational Database
10 18 (34.62%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (34.62%) Route 53
11 17 (32.69%) Amazon RDS
11 17 (32.69%) Git (software)
12 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (30.77%) Amazon S3
13 14 (26.92%) CloudFront
13 14 (26.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (25.00%) Amazon GuardDuty
15 12 (23.08%) Amazon ECS
16 11 (21.15%) Amazon Cognito
16 11 (21.15%) AWS CodeCommit
16 11 (21.15%) AWS Certification
16 11 (21.15%) GitHub
17 10 (19.23%) Auto-Scaling
17 10 (19.23%) Flask
17 10 (19.23%) Django
17 10 (19.23%) Linux
17 10 (19.23%) Runbook

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 4 (7.69%) Confluence
1 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 52 (100.00%) AWS
2 36 (69.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 31 (59.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 25 (48.08%) Serverless
5 24 (46.15%) AWS Lambda
6 21 (40.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 18 (34.62%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (34.62%) Route 53
8 16 (30.77%) Amazon S3
9 14 (26.92%) CloudFront
10 13 (25.00%) Amazon GuardDuty
11 12 (23.08%) Amazon ECS
12 11 (21.15%) Amazon Cognito
12 11 (21.15%) AWS CodeCommit
12 11 (21.15%) GitHub
13 9 (17.31%) Amazon EKS
13 9 (17.31%) Amazon Kinesis
13 9 (17.31%) Coveralls
14 7 (13.46%) AWS CodePipeline
14 7 (13.46%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Network Security
2 4 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) Relational Database
2 17 (32.69%) Amazon RDS
3 14 (26.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
4 9 (17.31%) RDBMS
5 7 (13.46%) Amazon Aurora
5 7 (13.46%) MySQL
5 7 (13.46%) Redis
6 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.85%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (3.85%) Amazon QuickSight
8 2 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.31%) SonarQube
3 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 4 (7.69%) JIRA
4 4 (7.69%) Maven
4 4 (7.69%) Sublime Text
5 3 (5.77%) GitLab
6 2 (3.85%) Snyk
7 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Public Sector
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) AWS Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Architect
3 9 (17.31%) Security Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) AWS Developer
4 6 (11.54%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (11.54%) Developer
5 5 (9.62%) AWS Architect
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Environment Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) DevOps Developer
8 2 (3.85%) DevOps Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Data Consultant
9 1 (1.92%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) Django
1 10 (19.23%) Flask
2 7 (13.46%) .NET
3 5 (9.62%) JSON
3 5 (9.62%) Web Services
4 4 (7.69%) Node.js
5 3 (5.77%) Middleware
6 2 (3.85%) Kafka
7 1 (1.92%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.92%) OAuth
7 1 (1.92%) OAuth2
7 1 (1.92%) REST
7 1 (1.92%) SAML
7 1 (1.92%) Serverless Framework
7 1 (1.92%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Cloud Native
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Social Media
4 1 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) DevOps
2 23 (44.23%) Infrastructure as Code
3 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.23%) Auto-Scaling
4 10 (19.23%) Runbook
5 9 (17.31%) Blue-Green Deployment
5 9 (17.31%) Canary Deployment
5 9 (17.31%) TDD
5 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
6 8 (15.38%) Validation
7 7 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.46%) Scrum
8 6 (11.54%) Information Security
9 5 (9.62%) Dynamic Code Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Microservices
9 5 (9.62%) Open Source
9 5 (9.62%) Security Operations
9 5 (9.62%) Static Code Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) Python
2 8 (15.38%) Java
3 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) AWS Certification
2 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) GDPR
1 4 (7.69%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (50.00%) Terraform
2 7 (13.46%) Ansible
3 4 (7.69%) Kibana
4 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.92%) Grafana
4 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.92%) PingFederate
4 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.77%) F5
2 3 (5.77%) IBM
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Splunk
3 2 (3.85%) Databricks
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle