Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 23 November 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 Web Services (AWS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 63 85
Rank change year-on-year +28 +22 -28
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 66 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.27% 1.89% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 29.63% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 17 4
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £410 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.63% +70.00%
10th Percentile £313 £345 £263
90th Percentile £775 £597 £386
South East median daily rate £478 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.11% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -10.26% -79.37%

Amazon AWS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 132 81 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.54% 6.38% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 55 53
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +87.50%
10th Percentile £125 £288 £163
90th Percentile £738 £550 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £420
% change year-on-year -2.86% +4.17% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 6
West Sussex median hourly rate £20.50 - £16.00
10th Percentile £15.84 - £13.38
90th Percentile £45.00 - £17.38
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in West Sussex

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon AWS in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in West Sussex

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in West Sussex

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Crawley +13 28 £500 +20.48%
Gatwick +17 10 £330 -45.90%
Worthing +2 9 £525 - 3
Horsham +2 5 £363 +3.57% 2
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 33 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
3 22 (33.33%) Migration
4 20 (30.30%) Web Services
5 17 (25.76%) Oracle
5 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.73%) TOGAF
6 15 (22.73%) Docker
7 14 (21.21%) SDLC
7 14 (21.21%) SaaS
7 14 (21.21%) IaaS
7 14 (21.21%) Java
8 13 (19.70%) DevOps
9 12 (18.18%) Degree
9 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (16.67%) Linux
11 10 (15.15%) Change Management
11 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
11 10 (15.15%) REST
12 9 (13.64%) Spring
12 9 (13.64%) SAP
12 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
13 8 (12.12%) ETL
13 8 (12.12%) UML
13 8 (12.12%) OO
13 8 (12.12%) RUP
13 8 (12.12%) SQL
13 8 (12.12%) ITIL
13 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
13 8 (12.12%) Asset Management

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (10.61%) Documentum
2 5 (7.58%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (7.58%) IBM Domino
3 3 (4.55%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
4 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.52%) SAS
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 33 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (21.21%) IaaS
2 14 (21.21%) SaaS
3 8 (12.12%) iPaaS
3 8 (12.12%) PaaS
3 8 (12.12%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (7.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (6.06%) Amazon Glacier
5 4 (6.06%) Amazon S3
5 4 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (6.06%) Boomi
5 4 (6.06%) Serverless
6 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.55%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) DNS
1 3 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (3.03%) BIG-IP
2 2 (3.03%) DHCP
2 2 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) Network Security
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.58%) DB2
4 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (4.55%) MySQL
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.52%) BODI
8 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Vagrant
2 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.03%) GoCD
4 2 (3.03%) JIRA
5 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.52%) GitLab
5 1 (1.52%) Toad
General
1 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Architect
2 13 (19.70%) Developer
3 9 (13.64%) AWS Architect
3 9 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (10.61%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (10.61%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) AWS Developer
6 5 (7.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (7.58%) Security Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Linux Support
7 4 (6.06%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) Web Services
2 10 (15.15%) REST
3 9 (13.64%) Spring
4 8 (12.12%) RESTful
5 6 (9.09%) CSS
5 6 (9.09%) HTML
6 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.58%) HTML5
6 5 (7.58%) Java EE
6 5 (7.58%) JDBC
6 5 (7.58%) JPA
6 5 (7.58%) React
6 5 (7.58%) Spring Boot
6 5 (7.58%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (4.55%) Hystrix
7 3 (4.55%) JMS
7 3 (4.55%) OAuth
7 3 (4.55%) OAuth2
8 2 (3.03%) Play Framework
9 1 (1.52%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Public Cloud
3 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.55%) Life Science
6 1 (1.52%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) CentOS
3 1 (1.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Migration
2 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.73%) TOGAF
4 14 (21.21%) SDLC
5 13 (19.70%) DevOps
6 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (15.15%) Change Management
8 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 8 (12.12%) Asset Management
9 8 (12.12%) Data Migration
9 8 (12.12%) ETL
9 8 (12.12%) ITIL
9 8 (12.12%) Load Balancing
9 8 (12.12%) OO
9 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
9 8 (12.12%) RUP
9 8 (12.12%) UML
10 7 (10.61%) Content Management
10 7 (10.61%) Microservices
10 7 (10.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) Java
2 8 (12.12%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.58%) Scala
5 2 (3.03%) Perl
5 2 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) Groovy
6 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) CISSP
3 4 (6.06%) CISM
3 4 (6.06%) SANS
3 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) SSCP
4 1 (1.52%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) COBIT
1 5 (7.58%) GCP
1 5 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.58%) PCI DSS
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) SLA
3 3 (4.55%) GDPR
4 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (22.73%) Docker
2 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.55%) iptables
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) KVM
5 1 (1.52%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Ansible
2 6 (9.09%) Terraform
3 3 (4.55%) Puppet
4 2 (3.03%) Grafana
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.52%) SELinux
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.76%) Oracle
3 9 (13.64%) SAP
4 8 (12.12%) Workday
5 7 (10.61%) IBM
5 7 (10.61%) OpenText
6 6 (9.09%) VMware
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco
8 4 (6.06%) Dell
9 3 (4.55%) Genesys
9 3 (4.55%) Qualys
9 3 (4.55%) Splunk
9 3 (4.55%) Tufin
10 2 (3.03%) Lotus
10 2 (3.03%) Mercator
10 2 (3.03%) NetApp
11 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.52%) Sybase
11 1 (1.52%) Zoho