Period
to 29 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 29 March 2020 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 37 50
Rank change year-on-year +7 +13 +13
Contract jobs citing AWS 41 67 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.69% 6.54% 4.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.26% 25.67% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 56 29
Median daily rate £538 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £456 £363 £272
90th Percentile £709 £656 £795
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
South East median hourly rate £33.75 £44.95 £45.00
% change year-on-year -24.92% -0.11% +5.88%

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 169 261 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 27.57% 25.46% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 160 88
Median daily rate £476 £500 £486
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.80% +2.83% -2.75%
10th Percentile £157 £263 £300
90th Percentile £600 £616 £684
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.25% -49.61% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £11.45 £16.38
90th Percentile £47.50 £17.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.38 £18.11
% change year-on-year +8.84% +1.46% +20.73%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in West Sussex

AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS in West Sussex.

Daily rate trend for AWS in West Sussex

AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS in West Sussex over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for AWS in West Sussex

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 AWS within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 29 March 2020. 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 +11 19 £550 +22.22% 7
Horsham +4 8 £450 +12.50% 3
Worthing +5 7 £600 +14.83% 2
Gatwick +10 4 £513 -2.38% 1
AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing AWS 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for AWS.

1 22 (53.66%) Azure
2 18 (43.90%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) Java
4 14 (34.15%) Python
4 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (34.15%) DevOps
4 14 (34.15%) Serverless
5 13 (31.71%) AWS Lambda
5 13 (31.71%) Scrum
5 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
6 10 (24.39%) ETL
7 9 (21.95%) Linux
7 9 (21.95%) Amazon Redshift
7 9 (21.95%) Kanban
8 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (19.51%) Marketing
8 8 (19.51%) Amazon S3
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle
8 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
8 8 (19.51%) Adobe
8 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
8 8 (19.51%) SDLC
8 8 (19.51%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (17.07%) Acoustics
9 7 (17.07%) Clustering
9 7 (17.07%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (17.07%) CRM
9 7 (17.07%) Adobe Campaign
9 7 (17.07%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 7 (17.07%) Opscode Chef

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 4 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.32%) SAP Portal
3 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.88%) Confluence
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Jetty
3 2 (4.88%) Jupyter
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (53.66%) Azure
2 14 (34.15%) Serverless
3 13 (31.71%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (19.51%) Amazon S3
5 5 (12.20%) Amazon Cognito
5 5 (12.20%) CloudFront
6 3 (7.32%) AWS Step Functions
6 3 (7.32%) GCP
7 2 (4.88%) GitHub
7 2 (4.88%) IaaS
7 2 (4.88%) PaaS
7 2 (4.88%) SaaS
8 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (2.44%) Office 365
8 1 (2.44%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
1 3 (7.32%) SSL
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.44%) MPLS
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Amazon Redshift
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.76%) SAP BW
5 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.88%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 2 (4.88%) Semantic Layer
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.44%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.44%) Power BI
7 1 (2.44%) PowerCenter
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.20%) Maven
3 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.32%) JIRA
5 2 (4.88%) Ant
5 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.88%) MSBuild
5 2 (4.88%) Subversion
6 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.44%) GitLab
6 1 (2.44%) Gradle
6 1 (2.44%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (19.51%) Marketing
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Architect
1 7 (17.07%) AWS Engineer
1 7 (17.07%) Consultant
1 7 (17.07%) Data Engineer
1 7 (17.07%) Lead DevOps
2 6 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) DBA
3 5 (12.20%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (12.20%) SQL DBA
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Leader
4 4 (9.76%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (7.32%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) React
2 4 (9.76%) Middleware
2 4 (9.76%) React Native
2 4 (9.76%) SAP Basis
2 4 (9.76%) Web Services
2 4 (9.76%) XML
3 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 3 (7.32%) Node.js
3 3 (7.32%) REST
3 3 (7.32%) SAP PI
3 3 (7.32%) Spring
3 3 (7.32%) Spring Boot
4 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.88%) JSON
4 2 (4.88%) NumPy
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (4.88%) Pandas
4 2 (4.88%) scikit-learn
4 2 (4.88%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Acoustics
1 7 (17.07%) Clustering
2 6 (14.63%) Public Cloud
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) AS400
4 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) AIX
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Linux
2 4 (9.76%) SUSE
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Solaris
3 3 (7.32%) Unix
4 2 (4.88%) HPUX
4 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.88%) zOS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (34.15%) DevOps
2 13 (31.71%) Scrum
3 10 (24.39%) ETL
4 9 (21.95%) Kanban
5 8 (19.51%) Deployment Automation
5 8 (19.51%) SDLC
5 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.07%) CRM
6 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.63%) Data Engineering
7 6 (14.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 6 (14.63%) Project Management
8 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (12.20%) Migration
8 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (12.20%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (12.20%) SOA
8 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 15 (36.59%) Java
3 14 (34.15%) Python
4 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.76%) C#
7 3 (7.32%) Ruby
8 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.88%) COBOL
8 2 (4.88%) Groovy
8 2 (4.88%) Java 8
8 2 (4.88%) Korn
8 2 (4.88%) Perl
8 2 (4.88%) Scala
9 1 (2.44%) R
9 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) CISSP
3 1 (2.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CCSP
3 1 (2.44%) CISA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CISM
3 1 (2.44%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Data Quality
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) GDPR
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) NIST
3 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (14.63%) Ansible
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (12.20%) SCCM
4 3 (7.32%) Data Guard
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (4.88%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.88%) Puppet
5 2 (4.88%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (4.88%) Terraform
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Adobe
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 7 (17.07%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.76%) SAP
6 2 (4.88%) Cognos
6 2 (4.88%) Sun
6 2 (4.88%) WSO2
7 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) IBM
7 1 (2.44%) Informatica
7 1 (2.44%) Meraki
7 1 (2.44%) Mitel
7 1 (2.44%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Tableau