Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 April 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 AWS Certification
UK > Wales
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing AWS Certification 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.80% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Wales median daily rate £559 - -
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

AWS Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 497 475 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 33.07% 36.99% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 366 235
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -7.89%
10th Percentile £193 £190 £189
90th Percentile £563 £541 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 15
Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -57.45% +224.14%
10th Percentile £10.85 £11.65 £20.58
90th Percentile £49.90 £56.10 £54.03
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -21.67% +3.45% +45.00%

AWS Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Certification in Wales over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Certification in Wales

AWS Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the Wales region over the 6 months to 26 April 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
South Wales - 10 £559 -
AWS Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AWS Certification 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 11 (91.67%) Secure Coding
2 11 (91.67%) Deployment Automation
2 11 (91.67%) Microservices
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 11 (91.67%) SDLC
2 11 (91.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Software Deployment
4 4 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Web Operations
7 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (8.33%) Terraform
7 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) Deployment Automation
2 11 (91.67%) Microservices
2 11 (91.67%) SDLC
2 11 (91.67%) Secure Coding
2 11 (91.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (50.00%) Software Deployment
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Web Operations
6 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (8.33%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C-shell
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat