Period
to 18 April 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 185 184
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 9 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.23% 0.023%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.86% 1.45% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £575 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £563 £416 £413
90th Percentile £618 £450 £438
England median daily rate £525 £563 £518
% change year-on-year -6.67% +8.70% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 1,051 760 409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.12% 15.80% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 518 269
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £289 £305 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £480 £458
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.92% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £34.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.88% +140.35% +3.26%
10th Percentile £10.67 £11.10 £10.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £39.68 £28.50
England median hourly rate £18.76 £20.00 £18.38
% change year-on-year -6.20% +8.84% -9.26%

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 18 April 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 +6 9 £575 +27.78% 3
Amazon CloudWatch
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (88.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon S3
2 8 (88.89%) JIRA
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (66.67%) Serverless
4 6 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (55.56%) Confluence
5 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
5 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
5 5 (55.56%) Auto-Scaling
5 5 (55.56%) DevOps
6 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
6 4 (44.44%) Coaching
6 4 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (44.44%) GitLab
6 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (44.44%) Public Cloud
6 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
6 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineering
6 4 (44.44%) ICMP
6 4 (44.44%) Linux
6 4 (44.44%) Python
6 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 4 (44.44%) VPN
6 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft

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 5 (55.56%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon S3
2 8 (88.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (66.67%) Serverless
4 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (44.44%) Route 53
4 4 (44.44%) SaaS
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (22.22%) CloudFront
6 2 (22.22%) IaaS
6 2 (22.22%) PaaS
7 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (11.11%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) ICMP
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) Data Lake
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) Parquet
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) GitLab
3 4 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (22.22%) JMeter
6 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 1 (11.11%) FishEye
6 1 (11.11%) Gatling
6 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium
6 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) AWS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lambda Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) Swagger
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Keycloak
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Auto-Scaling
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
1 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) Coaching
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) API Design
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) AWS Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Databricks
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Splunk