Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 687 752 848
Rank change year-on-year +65 +96 -14
Contract jobs citing Route 53 191 104 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.11% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.09% 0.87% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 73 19
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £419 £390 £305
90th Percentile £625 £588 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -
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 17,501 11,896 7,518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.57% 12.48% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,142 8,177 5,129
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £285 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 163 120
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% -12.20% -3.82%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.30 £10.95
90th Percentile £53.50 £56.87 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year - -26.32% +5.56%

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 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Route 53 in the UK

Route 53
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 Route 53 within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 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 +86 187 £550 +4.76% 34
London +26 141 £550 +2.33% 12
UK excluding London +37 48 £550 +22.22% 26
Midlands +14 21 £550 +22.22% 4
West Midlands +17 12 £550 +22.22% 4
North of England +47 10 £433 +1.76% 9
North West +10 10 £433 +1.76% 9
South West +8 6 £488 -2.50% 3
East of England -18 6 £550 -4.35% 4
East Midlands +1 5 £475 +18.75%
South East -19 4 £475 -5.00% 2
Wales - 2 £475 - 3

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 191 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (93.72%) Amazon EC2
3 157 (82.20%) DevOps
4 153 (80.10%) Amazon S3
5 148 (77.49%) Linux
6 128 (67.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 122 (63.87%) Amazon RDS
8 119 (62.30%) Terraform
9 106 (55.50%) Docker
10 101 (52.88%) Jenkins
10 101 (52.88%) Puppet
10 101 (52.88%) Configuration Management
11 100 (52.36%) Python
12 96 (50.26%) Amazon ELB
13 94 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
14 93 (48.69%) Ansible
15 81 (42.41%) Git (software)
16 57 (29.84%) Opscode Chef
17 55 (28.80%) Bash Shell
17 55 (28.80%) AWS CloudFormation
18 54 (28.27%) Serverless
18 54 (28.27%) AWS Lambda
19 53 (27.75%) Java
20 51 (26.70%) Security Cleared
21 45 (23.56%) CloudFront
22 42 (21.99%) Node.js
23 41 (21.47%) Continuous Integration
23 41 (21.47%) JIRA
24 40 (20.94%) Elasticsearch
24 40 (20.94%) Ruby

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 40 (20.94%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (18.32%) nginx
3 34 (17.80%) Confluence
4 23 (12.04%) Apache
5 10 (5.24%) Jetty
6 7 (3.66%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.57%) IIS
7 3 (1.57%) Mongrel
7 3 (1.57%) SAS
7 3 (1.57%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.05%) JBoss
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.52%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.52%) WildFly
9 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 191 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (93.72%) Amazon EC2
3 153 (80.10%) Amazon S3
4 128 (67.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 96 (50.26%) Amazon ELB
6 55 (28.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 54 (28.27%) AWS Lambda
7 54 (28.27%) Serverless
8 45 (23.56%) CloudFront
9 39 (20.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 36 (18.85%) GitHub
11 35 (18.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 27 (14.14%) Amazon SQS
13 18 (9.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (3.14%) Amazon EMR
14 6 (3.14%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (3.14%) Datadog
15 5 (2.62%) AWS CloudTrail
15 5 (2.62%) SaaS
16 4 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.32%) TCP/IP
2 32 (16.75%) Firewall
3 28 (14.66%) DNS
4 25 (13.09%) HTTP
4 25 (13.09%) SSL
5 9 (4.71%) FTP
5 9 (4.71%) IPsec
5 9 (4.71%) VPN
6 5 (2.62%) BGP
7 4 (2.09%) DHCP
8 3 (1.57%) Network Security
8 3 (1.57%) SMTP
9 2 (1.05%) DSL
9 2 (1.05%) SMS
9 2 (1.05%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.52%) ICMP
10 1 (0.52%) Internet
10 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.52%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (63.87%) Amazon RDS
2 30 (15.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 28 (14.66%) MySQL
4 23 (12.04%) MongoDB
5 21 (10.99%) SQL Server
6 15 (7.85%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (7.33%) Power BI
8 8 (4.19%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (4.19%) NoSQL
8 8 (4.19%) Redis
9 6 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.62%) Big Data
11 4 (2.09%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.57%) Apache Accumulo
12 3 (1.57%) Cloudera CDH
12 3 (1.57%) HBase
13 2 (1.05%) Hazelcast
13 2 (1.05%) HDInsight
14 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 101 (52.88%) Jenkins
2 81 (42.41%) Git (software)
3 41 (21.47%) JIRA
4 30 (15.71%) Sonatype Nexus
5 25 (13.09%) Artifactory
6 18 (9.42%) Subversion
7 12 (6.28%) Vagrant
8 10 (5.24%) TeamCity
9 9 (4.71%) GitLab
9 9 (4.71%) Selenium
10 7 (3.66%) RSpec
10 7 (3.66%) SonarQube
11 6 (3.14%) Maven
12 5 (2.62%) Travis CI
13 4 (2.09%) Chocolatey
13 4 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
14 3 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (1.57%) Gradle
14 3 (1.57%) Mercurial
15 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (14.14%) Finance
2 7 (3.66%) Marketing
3 5 (2.62%) Retail
4 4 (2.09%) Games
4 4 (2.09%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.57%) Automotive
5 3 (1.57%) Publishing
6 2 (1.05%) Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Electronics
6 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 120 (62.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 73 (38.22%) AWS DevOps
3 63 (32.98%) AWS Engineer
4 55 (28.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 13 (6.81%) Developer
6 11 (5.76%) Architect
6 11 (5.76%) Senior DevOps
7 10 (5.24%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (4.71%) Consultant
8 9 (4.71%) DevOps Consultant
9 8 (4.19%) AWS Architect
9 8 (4.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.19%) WebOps Engineer
10 6 (3.14%) AWS Consultant
10 6 (3.14%) DevOps Architect
10 6 (3.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 6 (3.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 6 (3.14%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.62%) Applications Consultant
11 5 (2.62%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.99%) Node.js
2 37 (19.37%) Elastic Stack
3 22 (11.52%) JSON
3 22 (11.52%) Web Services
4 21 (10.99%) YAML
5 16 (8.38%) LEMP Stack
6 15 (7.85%) Ruby on Rails
7 13 (6.81%) Sensu
8 12 (6.28%) .NET
9 11 (5.76%) HTML
9 11 (5.76%) OAuth
10 10 (5.24%) REST
11 9 (4.71%) SAML
12 8 (4.19%) AngularJS
12 8 (4.19%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (3.66%) Kafka
13 7 (3.66%) React
14 5 (2.62%) HTML5
14 5 (2.62%) Sinatra
15 4 (2.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.81%) Fintech
3 12 (6.28%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (4.71%) Analytical Mindset
4 9 (4.71%) Cloud Native
4 9 (4.71%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.09%) PKI
6 3 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.05%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.52%) BBC
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.52%) Infotainment
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 148 (77.49%) Linux
2 34 (17.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (17.28%) Unix
4 23 (12.04%) Windows
5 21 (10.99%) Windows Server
5 21 (10.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (9.95%) CentOS
7 12 (6.28%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.09%) Debian
9 3 (1.57%) CoreOS
10 2 (1.05%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.52%) Android
11 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (82.20%) DevOps
2 101 (52.88%) Configuration Management
3 94 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (21.47%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (14.66%) Migration
6 25 (13.09%) Test Automation
7 23 (12.04%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (10.99%) Open Source
8 21 (10.99%) Scrum
9 20 (10.47%) Web Operations
10 19 (9.95%) Build Automation
11 18 (9.42%) Auto-Scaling
12 15 (7.85%) Microservices
13 13 (6.81%) Regression Testing
14 11 (5.76%) Process Architecture
14 11 (5.76%) TDD
15 10 (5.24%) Analytics
16 9 (4.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
17 8 (4.19%) Collaborative Working
17 8 (4.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 100 (52.36%) Python
2 55 (28.80%) Bash Shell
3 53 (27.75%) Java
4 40 (20.94%) Ruby
5 30 (15.71%) JavaScript
6 16 (8.38%) PHP
7 15 (7.85%) R
8 13 (6.81%) Go
8 13 (6.81%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.24%) SQL
10 5 (2.62%) Clojure
10 5 (2.62%) Perl
10 5 (2.62%) Scala
11 4 (2.09%) C#
11 4 (2.09%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.57%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.05%) C
14 1 (0.52%) Groovy
14 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (26.70%) Security Cleared
2 39 (20.42%) SC Cleared
3 16 (8.38%) AWS Certification
4 6 (3.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.09%) Degree
6 3 (1.57%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.05%) RHCE
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 106 (55.50%) Docker
2 23 (12.04%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.62%) VirtualBox
3 5 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.62%) Xen
4 3 (1.57%) HDFS
5 2 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.05%) Firmware
5 2 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.52%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.52%) iptables
6 1 (0.52%) KVM
6 1 (0.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 119 (62.30%) Terraform
2 101 (52.88%) Puppet
3 93 (48.69%) Ansible
4 57 (29.84%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (15.71%) Kibana
5 30 (15.71%) Kubernetes
6 27 (14.14%) logstash
7 21 (10.99%) Grafana
8 20 (10.47%) Prometheus
9 19 (9.95%) WSUS
10 14 (7.33%) Mesos
11 12 (6.28%) collectd
11 12 (6.28%) Salt
11 12 (6.28%) StatsD
12 11 (5.76%) Fluentd
13 10 (5.24%) Packer
14 4 (2.09%) HAProxy
14 4 (2.09%) Marathon
14 4 (2.09%) Nagios
15 3 (1.57%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 27 (14.14%) Atlassian
2 14 (7.33%) SaltStack
3 11 (5.76%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.24%) Rackspace
5 8 (4.19%) Oracle
5 8 (4.19%) VMware
6 7 (3.66%) Google
6 7 (3.66%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.14%) Black Duck
8 5 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.09%) New Relic
9 4 (2.09%) Sonatype
9 4 (2.09%) Splunk
10 3 (1.57%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.05%) Adobe
11 2 (1.05%) Databricks
11 2 (1.05%) SAP
12 1 (0.52%) Facebook
12 1 (0.52%) Sony
12 1 (0.52%) Twitter