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 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 Route 53
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 608 611
Rank change year-on-year +40 +3  
Contract jobs citing Route 53 32 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.059% 0.026%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.55% 0.74% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 9
Median daily rate £506 £481 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.19% +18.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £415 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £593 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £405
% change year-on-year -2.56% +20.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Route 53 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%  

Route 53
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Route 53 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Route 53 in the UK

Route 53
Top 29 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 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 +47 29 £519 +7.79% 13
London +33 17 £525 +10.52% 6
North West +32 4 £475 +18.75% 1
South West - 3 - -
Bristol - 3 - -
City of London +13 2 £525 - 2
East of England -1 2 £550 +12.82% 2
South East +16 1 £500 - 1
North East - 1 £450 - 2
Belfast - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £450 - 2
South Wales - 1 £425 -
Yorkshire - 1 £550 - 1
Norwich - 1 £550 - 1
Oxford - 1 £500 -
Wakefield - 1 £550 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £550 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £450 - 2
Merseyside - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £475 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 -
Cardiff - 1 £425 -
Glasgow - 1 £450 -
Wales - 1 £425 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £550 - 1
County Antrim - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 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 Route 53.

1 92 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (89.13%) Amazon EC2
3 79 (85.87%) Amazon S3
4 72 (78.26%) DevOps
5 62 (67.39%) Linux
6 57 (61.96%) Jenkins
7 55 (59.78%) Amazon RDS
8 51 (55.43%) Puppet
9 47 (51.09%) Ansible
10 44 (47.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 44 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (44.57%) Amazon ELB
12 39 (42.39%) Web Services
13 38 (41.30%) Python
14 37 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (38.04%) Terraform
16 34 (36.96%) Bash Shell
17 33 (35.87%) Docker
17 33 (35.87%) AWS CloudFormation
18 32 (34.78%) Ruby
19 29 (31.52%) Opscode Chef
20 25 (27.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
20 25 (27.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
21 22 (23.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
21 22 (23.91%) CentOS
22 20 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 20 (21.74%) Java
23 19 (20.65%) Configuration Management
23 19 (20.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
23 19 (20.65%) Kubernetes

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 16 (17.39%) nginx
2 10 (10.87%) Apache
3 8 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.43%) IIS
6 3 (3.26%) SAS
7 2 (2.17%) Confluence
7 2 (2.17%) JBoss
7 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.09%) Jetty
8 1 (1.09%) Mongrel
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 92 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (89.13%) Amazon EC2
3 79 (85.87%) Amazon S3
4 44 (47.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 41 (44.57%) Amazon ELB
6 33 (35.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 25 (27.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 25 (27.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 19 (20.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 18 (19.57%) Amazon SQS
10 16 (17.39%) AWS Lambda
11 14 (15.22%) Amazon Kinesis
12 12 (13.04%) Amazon EMR
13 10 (10.87%) AWS CloudTrail
14 9 (9.78%) CloudFront
15 4 (4.35%) GitHub
16 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
17 2 (2.17%) Akamai
17 2 (2.17%) G Suite
18 1 (1.09%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.30%) VPN
2 14 (15.22%) SSL
3 11 (11.96%) HTTP
3 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (6.52%) Internet
6 3 (3.26%) DNS
6 3 (3.26%) SMTP
7 2 (2.17%) Firewall
7 2 (2.17%) IPsec
7 2 (2.17%) SSH
8 1 (1.09%) DHCP
8 1 (1.09%) DSL
8 1 (1.09%) FTP
8 1 (1.09%) LAN
8 1 (1.09%) Network Security
8 1 (1.09%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.09%) SAN
8 1 (1.09%) VLAN
8 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (59.78%) Amazon RDS
2 22 (23.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (16.30%) MongoDB
4 13 (14.13%) MySQL
5 10 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (9.78%) Big Data
6 9 (9.78%) NoSQL
7 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.26%) Redis
10 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.09%) Couchbase
11 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.09%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 57 (61.96%) Jenkins
2 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.13%) Vagrant
4 5 (5.43%) GitLab
4 5 (5.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (5.43%) Subversion
5 4 (4.35%) Artifactory
5 4 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.17%) JIRA
7 2 (2.17%) Phabricator
7 2 (2.17%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.09%) GoCD
8 1 (1.09%) Hudson
8 1 (1.09%) Selenium
8 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.09%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (10.87%) Games
2 4 (4.35%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Front Office
3 3 (3.26%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (36.96%) AWS DevOps
3 28 (30.43%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 10 (10.87%) Consultant
5 10 (10.87%) DevOps Consultant
5 10 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Architect
6 8 (8.70%) AWS Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) AWS Architect
7 7 (7.61%) Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Senior WebOps Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) WebOps Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (42.39%) Web Services
2 10 (10.87%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (10.87%) HTML
3 8 (8.70%) Node.js
4 7 (7.61%) CSS
5 6 (6.52%) JSON
5 6 (6.52%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (6.52%) Sensu
6 5 (5.43%) .NET
7 4 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.35%) REST
8 3 (3.26%) Ajax
8 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.26%) HTML5
8 3 (3.26%) jQuery
8 3 (3.26%) Kafka
8 3 (3.26%) Mustache
8 3 (3.26%) Software Packaging
8 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.26%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (3.26%) PKI
3 2 (2.17%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.17%) User Experience
3 2 (2.17%) Wiki
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) CESG
4 1 (1.09%) Clustering
4 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 62 (67.39%) Linux
2 22 (23.91%) CentOS
3 20 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (11.96%) Windows
5 9 (9.78%) Ubuntu
5 9 (9.78%) Unix
6 2 (2.17%) CoreOS
6 2 (2.17%) Debian
7 1 (1.09%) SUSE
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (78.26%) DevOps
2 44 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.65%) Configuration Management
5 12 (13.04%) Change Management
5 12 (13.04%) Load Testing
6 11 (11.96%) Load Balancing
6 11 (11.96%) Mentoring
6 11 (11.96%) SOA
7 10 (10.87%) ETL
7 10 (10.87%) Open Source
8 9 (9.78%) Analytics
8 9 (9.78%) Information Security
9 8 (8.70%) Auto-Scaling
9 8 (8.70%) Web Operations
10 7 (7.61%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.43%) Coaching
12 5 (5.43%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (5.43%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.30%) Python
2 34 (36.96%) Bash Shell
3 32 (34.78%) Ruby
4 20 (21.74%) Java
5 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
5 15 (16.30%) PowerShell
6 13 (14.13%) SQL
7 11 (11.96%) Go
7 11 (11.96%) PHP
7 11 (11.96%) Scala
8 6 (6.52%) C#
9 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.17%) Perl
10 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.09%) Groovy
11 1 (1.09%) Lua
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.35%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.09%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 33 (35.87%) Docker
2 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.26%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.17%) LXC
4 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.09%) Gluster
5 1 (1.09%) iptables
5 1 (1.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (55.43%) Puppet
2 47 (51.09%) Ansible
3 35 (38.04%) Terraform
4 29 (31.52%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (20.65%) Kubernetes
6 7 (7.61%) Salt
7 6 (6.52%) Kibana
7 6 (6.52%) logstash
7 6 (6.52%) StatsD
8 5 (5.43%) collectd
8 5 (5.43%) Mesos
9 4 (4.35%) Grafana
10 3 (3.26%) Nagios
10 3 (3.26%) OSSEC
10 3 (3.26%) Rsyslog
11 2 (2.17%) HAProxy
12 1 (1.09%) Fluentd
12 1 (1.09%) Rundeck
12 1 (1.09%) SELinux
12 1 (1.09%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Red Hat
2 7 (7.61%) Rackspace
2 7 (7.61%) SaltStack
2 7 (7.61%) VMware
3 5 (5.43%) New Relic
4 4 (4.35%) Google
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle
6 1 (1.09%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.09%) Informatica
6 1 (1.09%) Splunk
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