Period
to 15 December 2019

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 15 December 2019 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 722 861 884
Rank change year-on-year +139 +23 -34
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudTrail 66 48 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.046% 0.016%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.28% 0.19% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 28 12
UK median daily rate £550 £610 £645
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.84% -5.43% +16.22%
10th Percentile £438 £459 £430
90th Percentile £675 £649 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £500 -
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 23,450 25,677 18,106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.64% 24.64% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,936 17,811 12,593
UK median daily rate £495 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £275 £305 £275
90th Percentile £660 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 335 227
UK median hourly rate £20.79 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.80% -12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £78.75 £61.77 £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.41% +4.04%

AWS CloudTrail
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Contractor 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 15 December 2019. 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 +142 66 £550 -9.84% 11
UK excluding London +105 45 £563 +12.50% 5
London +91 23 £600 -1.64% 6
North of England +61 17 £475 -17.35% 1
North West +32 12 £450 -21.74%
South West - 12 £488 - 1
South East +67 10 £650 - 1
Yorkshire +46 5 £540 - 1
Midlands +61 4 £505 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £505 -
East of England +33 2 £625 +31.58% 1
West Midlands +44 1 £575 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, 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 66 (100.00%) AWS
2 47 (71.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (56.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 36 (54.55%) DevOps
6 34 (51.52%) Amazon S3
7 31 (46.97%) Python
7 31 (46.97%) Docker
7 31 (46.97%) AWS CloudFormation
8 30 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (37.88%) AWS Lambda
9 25 (37.88%) Serverless
10 22 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
10 22 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 21 (31.82%) Kubernetes
11 21 (31.82%) Terraform
11 21 (31.82%) SC Cleared
11 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
12 20 (30.30%) Puppet
13 18 (27.27%) Ansible
13 18 (27.27%) AWS Certification
13 18 (27.27%) Java
13 18 (27.27%) Amazon ECS
14 17 (25.76%) Linux
15 16 (24.24%) Amazon ELB
15 16 (24.24%) Amazon SQS
16 15 (22.73%) Amazon EMR
16 15 (22.73%) JIRA
17 13 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
18 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

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 12 (18.18%) Confluence
2 4 (6.06%) nginx
3 3 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.03%) Jupyter
4 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (100.00%) AWS
2 47 (71.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 37 (56.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 34 (51.52%) Amazon S3
5 31 (46.97%) AWS CloudFormation
6 30 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
7 25 (37.88%) AWS Lambda
7 25 (37.88%) Serverless
8 18 (27.27%) Amazon ECS
9 16 (24.24%) Amazon ELB
9 16 (24.24%) Amazon SQS
10 15 (22.73%) Amazon EMR
11 11 (16.67%) Azure
12 10 (15.15%) Amazon Glacier
13 8 (12.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 8 (12.12%) Route 53
14 7 (10.61%) AWS Fargate
14 7 (10.61%) CloudFront
15 6 (9.09%) AWS CodeCommit
15 6 (9.09%) AWS CodeDeploy
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) VPN
2 4 (6.06%) HTTP
3 2 (3.03%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (10.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (10.61%) Big Data
3 4 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.06%) Electronic Patient Records
3 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.06%) MySQL
4 3 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 3 (4.55%) Data Lake
4 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.55%) Parquet
5 2 (3.03%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Zeppelin
5 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.03%) Presto
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.52%) Endeca
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (22.73%) JIRA
3 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.15%) GitLab
4 8 (12.12%) SonarQube
5 4 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.06%) Snyk
6 3 (4.55%) Selenium
7 2 (3.03%) Gradle
7 2 (3.03%) Maven
7 2 (3.03%) Subversion
7 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.52%) Gatling
8 1 (1.52%) JMeter
8 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (9.09%) Public Sector
2 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Architect
5 8 (12.12%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (10.61%) Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Security Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (9.09%) AWS Architect
7 6 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (7.58%) DevOps Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Security Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (7.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) JSON
2 4 (6.06%) boto
2 4 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (6.06%) HTML
2 4 (6.06%) Web Services
2 4 (6.06%) YAML
3 3 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (3.03%) Kafka
4 2 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (1.52%) Keycloak
5 1 (1.52%) Node.js
5 1 (1.52%) PySpark
5 1 (1.52%) RESTful
5 1 (1.52%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.03%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.52%) IVR
5 1 (1.52%) NHS
5 1 (1.52%) PMI
5 1 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) CentOS
3 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.09%) Windows
5 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (54.55%) DevOps
3 13 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.67%) Scrum
6 10 (15.15%) DevSecOps
6 10 (15.15%) TDD
7 9 (13.64%) Security Monitoring
8 8 (12.12%) Configuration Management
8 8 (12.12%) Visualisation
9 6 (9.09%) Analytics
9 6 (9.09%) Data Analytics
9 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
9 6 (9.09%) SIEM
9 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.58%) Decision-Making
10 5 (7.58%) ITIL
10 5 (7.58%) Kanban
10 5 (7.58%) Microservices
10 5 (7.58%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) Python
2 18 (27.27%) Java
3 7 (10.61%) SQL
4 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.06%) Perl
6 2 (3.03%) Groovy
6 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.03%) Ruby
6 2 (3.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 18 (27.27%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.55%) NIST
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (46.97%) Docker
2 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.09%) Snort
4 4 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (31.82%) Kubernetes
1 21 (31.82%) Terraform
2 20 (30.30%) Puppet
3 18 (27.27%) Ansible
4 6 (9.09%) Grafana
5 5 (7.58%) Rsyslog
6 4 (6.06%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (6.06%) Packer
6 4 (6.06%) Prometheus
6 4 (6.06%) Rancher
7 3 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (3.03%) Kibana
8 2 (3.03%) Nessus
8 2 (3.03%) SELinux
9 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (1.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.06%) AppDynamics
2 4 (6.06%) Black Duck
2 4 (6.06%) Splunk
3 3 (4.55%) Adobe
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) Google
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (3.03%) Informatica
4 2 (3.03%) Qualys
4 2 (3.03%) Symantec
4 2 (3.03%) Tableau
5 1 (1.52%) Databricks
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft