Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon CloudWatch over the 6 months to 17 September 2019 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 CloudWatch
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 188 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +216
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 8 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.16% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.75% 0.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £600 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
England median daily rate £525 £575 £500
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £75.00 -
% change year-on-year -53.33% - -

Amazon CloudWatch 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,069 865 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.40% 17.38% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 595 267
Yorkshire median daily rate £441 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.76% -1.16% -4.44%
10th Percentile £237 £313 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £465
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.78 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.66% -27.90% -10.87%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.13 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £26.88 £29.30
England median hourly rate £22.93 £19.00 £20.96
% change year-on-year +20.68% -9.33% +10.29%

Amazon CloudWatch
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Amazon CloudWatch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon CloudWatch in Yorkshire

Amazon CloudWatch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon CloudWatch in Yorkshire

Amazon CloudWatch
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +33 7 £600 +33.33%
Amazon CloudWatch
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch.

1 8 (100.00%) AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon S3
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (75.00%) JIRA
4 5 (62.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
5 4 (50.00%) Ansible
5 4 (50.00%) Docker
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) Terraform
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (37.50%) Splunk
6 3 (37.50%) DevOps
7 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
7 2 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (25.00%) AWS Certification
7 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (25.00%) API Design
7 2 (25.00%) Swagger
7 2 (25.00%) HDFS
7 2 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (25.00%) Software Testing

Amazon CloudWatch
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon S3
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (25.00%) CloudFront
5 2 (25.00%) Datadog
5 2 (25.00%) Serverless
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (12.50%) GCP
6 1 (12.50%) GitHub
6 1 (12.50%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (25.00%) Data Lake
3 2 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Parquet
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) Gatling
4 2 (25.00%) JMeter
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
5 1 (12.50%) FishEye
5 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) AWS Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Integration Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Keycloak
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) Swagger
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) API Design
3 2 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Operations
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (12.50%) Log Aggregation
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
2 4 (50.00%) Ansible
2 4 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (12.50%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (12.50%) Istio
4 1 (12.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) Databricks
3 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec