Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Route 53 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Route 53 over the 6 months to 18 December 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 Route 53
UK
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 711 714 786
Rank change year-on-year +3 +72 +104
Contract jobs citing Route 53 194 185 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.78% 1.06% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 131 77
UK median daily rate £525 £538 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +4.37% +21.18%
10th Percentile £400 £416 £375
90th Percentile £675 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Route 53 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 24,791 17,505 12,516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.64% 16.95% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,147 12,166 8,569
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £275
90th Percentile £650 £625 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 332 225 187
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.83% +9.03% -17.51%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.40
90th Percentile £59.75 £58.75 £56.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.03
% change year-on-year - +2.76% -26.36%

Route 53
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Route 53 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Route 53 in the UK

Route 53
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Route 53.

Contractor daily rate trend for Route 53 in the UK

Route 53
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Route 53 over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Route 53 in the UK

Route 53
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Route 53 within the UK over the 6 months to 18 December 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 +9 186 £525 -2.33% 42
UK excluding London +26 106 £450 -7.69% 19
London -25 82 £600 +9.09% 23
North of England +37 62 £485 +12.20% 7
Yorkshire - 34 £500 - 3
North West +7 27 £450 +4.05% 4
Midlands -4 19 £400 -27.27% 5
South East +4 16 £569 +42.19% 6
East Midlands +23 12 £400 -15.79% 3
West Midlands -29 7 £456 -8.75% 2
South West -26 6 £465 -2.11%
North East - 5 £500 -
Scotland -5 3 £375 -

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 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 Route 53.

1 194 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 174 (89.69%) Amazon EC2
3 164 (84.54%) DevOps
4 157 (80.93%) Amazon S3
5 131 (67.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 126 (64.95%) Linux
7 112 (57.73%) Terraform
8 105 (54.12%) Docker
9 104 (53.61%) Amazon RDS
10 94 (48.45%) Jenkins
11 85 (43.81%) Puppet
12 83 (42.78%) Amazon ELB
12 83 (42.78%) Python
13 74 (38.14%) Ansible
14 71 (36.60%) Serverless
15 68 (35.05%) AWS Lambda
16 66 (34.02%) Bash Shell
17 64 (32.99%) MySQL
18 63 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
19 61 (31.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 58 (29.90%) GitLab
21 57 (29.38%) Configuration Management
22 56 (28.87%) CentOS
22 56 (28.87%) Kubernetes
23 49 (25.26%) Elastic Stack
23 49 (25.26%) HTTP
24 47 (24.23%) MongoDB
24 47 (24.23%) Microservices
25 46 (23.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
25 46 (23.71%) Packer

Route 53
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 35 (18.04%) Confluence
2 14 (7.22%) nginx
3 8 (4.12%) Apache
4 4 (2.06%) CMS
5 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.03%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.52%) IIS
7 1 (0.52%) Mule
7 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 194 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 174 (89.69%) Amazon EC2
3 157 (80.93%) Amazon S3
4 131 (67.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 83 (42.78%) Amazon ELB
6 71 (36.60%) Serverless
7 68 (35.05%) AWS Lambda
8 46 (23.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 33 (17.01%) AWS CloudFormation
10 27 (13.92%) CloudFront
11 23 (11.86%) AWS CloudTrail
12 18 (9.28%) Amazon SQS
13 13 (6.70%) IaaS
13 13 (6.70%) SaaS
14 12 (6.19%) PaaS
15 10 (5.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 10 (5.15%) Amazon EMR
15 10 (5.15%) Slack
16 9 (4.64%) Amazon Kinesis
17 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (25.26%) HTTP
2 45 (23.20%) TCP/IP
3 36 (18.56%) DNS
4 20 (10.31%) VPN
5 16 (8.25%) Firewall
6 14 (7.22%) SSL
7 13 (6.70%) ICMP
8 3 (1.55%) OpenVPN
9 2 (1.03%) IPsec
9 2 (1.03%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.03%) SSH
10 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.52%) Internet
10 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.52%) Network Security
10 1 (0.52%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (53.61%) Amazon RDS
2 64 (32.99%) MySQL
3 47 (24.23%) MongoDB
4 41 (21.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 39 (20.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (5.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.03%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.03%) Apache Zeppelin
9 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.03%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.03%) Power BI
10 1 (0.52%) Big Data
10 1 (0.52%) DB2
10 1 (0.52%) Redis
10 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 94 (48.45%) Jenkins
2 58 (29.90%) GitLab
3 40 (20.62%) SonarQube
4 39 (20.10%) JIRA
5 29 (14.95%) Git (software)
6 13 (6.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.06%) Maven
7 4 (2.06%) Selenium
8 3 (1.55%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.03%) RSpec
9 2 (1.03%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.52%) Bower
10 1 (0.52%) git-flow
10 1 (0.52%) Gradle
10 1 (0.52%) gulp
10 1 (0.52%) Hudson
10 1 (0.52%) PHPCI
10 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (9.79%) Finance
2 11 (5.67%) Retail
3 4 (2.06%) Banking
4 2 (1.03%) Electronics
4 2 (1.03%) Legal
4 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.03%) Marketing
4 2 (1.03%) Publishing
4 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (50.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 59 (30.41%) AWS Engineer
3 52 (26.80%) AWS DevOps
4 50 (25.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 35 (18.04%) Architect
6 27 (13.92%) AWS Architect
7 19 (9.79%) Cloud Architect
8 14 (7.22%) Senior DevOps
9 12 (6.19%) Administrator
9 12 (6.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Platform Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.64%) Developer
11 9 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Server Engineer
13 6 (3.09%) Linux Administrator
13 6 (3.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 5 (2.58%) AWS Administrator
14 5 (2.58%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (25.26%) Elastic Stack
2 44 (22.68%) Web Services
3 26 (13.40%) Node.js
4 11 (5.67%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (5.67%) Memcached
4 11 (5.67%) PHP-FPM
5 6 (3.09%) HTML
5 6 (3.09%) HTML5
6 5 (2.58%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.06%) CSS
7 4 (2.06%) CSS3
7 4 (2.06%) Spring
8 3 (1.55%) .NET
8 3 (1.55%) jQuery
8 3 (1.55%) JSON
8 3 (1.55%) LAMP
8 3 (1.55%) OAuth
8 3 (1.55%) OpenID
8 3 (1.55%) REST
8 3 (1.55%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.82%) Public Cloud
2 18 (9.28%) Cloud Native
3 8 (4.12%) Enterprise Cloud
4 6 (3.09%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.58%) NHS
6 3 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.55%) Fintech
6 3 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.03%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.52%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.52%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 126 (64.95%) Linux
2 61 (31.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 56 (28.87%) CentOS
4 14 (7.22%) Unix
5 12 (6.19%) Windows
6 8 (4.12%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.09%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.03%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (84.54%) DevOps
2 63 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (29.38%) Configuration Management
4 47 (24.23%) Microservices
5 43 (22.16%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 40 (20.62%) Auto-Scaling
7 33 (17.01%) Test Automation
8 32 (16.49%) Migration
9 30 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (14.95%) Open Source
11 22 (11.34%) SDLC
12 21 (10.82%) Kalman Filter
12 21 (10.82%) Vulnerability Management
13 16 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (8.25%) TOGAF
13 16 (8.25%) Zachman Framework
14 14 (7.22%) Deployment Automation
15 13 (6.70%) Coaching
15 13 (6.70%) Mentoring
15 13 (6.70%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (42.78%) Python
2 66 (34.02%) Bash Shell
3 31 (15.98%) Java
4 16 (8.25%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.73%) SQL
6 14 (7.22%) PHP
7 13 (6.70%) Ruby
8 10 (5.15%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.15%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.58%) Perl
10 3 (1.55%) C
11 2 (1.03%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.52%) C#
12 1 (0.52%) ES6
12 1 (0.52%) Go
12 1 (0.52%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 33 (17.01%) Security Cleared
2 31 (15.98%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.67%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.09%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.55%) PMO
3 1 (0.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 105 (54.12%) Docker
2 8 (4.12%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.58%) NFS
4 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.03%) Btrfs
6 1 (0.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 112 (57.73%) Terraform
2 85 (43.81%) Puppet
3 74 (38.14%) Ansible
4 56 (28.87%) Kubernetes
5 46 (23.71%) Packer
6 44 (22.68%) Opscode Chef
7 43 (22.16%) Grafana
7 43 (22.16%) Prometheus
8 39 (20.10%) Rancher
9 14 (7.22%) HAProxy
10 13 (6.70%) Nagios
11 12 (6.19%) Icinga
12 8 (4.12%) WSUS
13 6 (3.09%) Docker Swarm
14 2 (1.03%) Consul
14 2 (1.03%) Oracle ZFS
15 1 (0.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 1 (0.52%) logstash
15 1 (0.52%) Mesos
15 1 (0.52%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 37 (19.07%) Black Duck
2 21 (10.82%) Red Hat
3 16 (8.25%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.15%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.55%) Ping Identity
5 3 (1.55%) VMware
6 2 (1.03%) Greenplum
6 2 (1.03%) hybris
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle
6 2 (1.03%) SAP
6 2 (1.03%) Tableau
7 1 (0.52%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.52%) Google
7 1 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) Nokia
7 1 (0.52%) Sitecore