Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 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 CloudWatch
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 - 211
Rank change year-on-year - +211 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 17 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% - 0.054%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.97% - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 - £425
10th Percentile £441 - £388
90th Percentile £538 - £463
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £75.00 - -

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 865 473 518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.73% 11.13% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 330 380
Yorkshire median daily rate £436 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £312 £209 £313
90th Percentile £588 £600 £600
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.21% +22.58% -13.29%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.68 £9.65
90th Percentile £24.63 £28.35 £127.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.55
% change year-on-year -12.50% +7.85% -18.48%

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 20 October 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
West Yorkshire - 14 £525 - 2
South Yorkshire - 1 £438 - 1
Amazon CloudWatch
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (82.35%) DevOps
2 14 (82.35%) Serverless
3 13 (76.47%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (76.47%) Amazon S3
3 13 (76.47%) Confluence
3 13 (76.47%) JIRA
4 12 (70.59%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (70.59%) Auto-Scaling
4 12 (70.59%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (64.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (64.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (64.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
6 10 (58.82%) Load Balancing
6 10 (58.82%) Linux
6 10 (58.82%) DNS
7 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
7 9 (52.94%) VPN
7 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
7 9 (52.94%) ICMP
7 9 (52.94%) Firewall
7 9 (52.94%) Open Source
7 9 (52.94%) SaaS
7 9 (52.94%) PaaS
7 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
7 9 (52.94%) Route 53
7 9 (52.94%) IaaS

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 13 (76.47%) Confluence
2 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (82.35%) Serverless
3 13 (76.47%) Amazon S3
4 12 (70.59%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (70.59%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (64.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (64.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 9 (52.94%) IaaS
6 9 (52.94%) PaaS
6 9 (52.94%) Route 53
6 9 (52.94%) SaaS
7 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (11.76%) Slack
8 1 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (5.88%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (5.88%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (5.88%) Apigee
8 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) ICMP
2 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 9 (52.94%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (64.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) Data Lake
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.76%) Pentaho
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) JIRA
2 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
3 9 (52.94%) GitLab
3 9 (52.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (41.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) AWS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ETL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Science Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Science Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (11.76%) Kafka
2 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Apache CXF
3 1 (5.88%) Dropwizard
3 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) DevOps
2 12 (70.59%) Auto-Scaling
3 10 (58.82%) Load Balancing
4 9 (52.94%) Coaching
4 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
4 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
4 9 (52.94%) Open Source
4 9 (52.94%) Software Delivery
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Data Management
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) ETL
7 2 (11.76%) Kanban
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Go
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Terraform
2 2 (11.76%) Grafana
2 2 (11.76%) Graylog
2 2 (11.76%) Kibana
2 2 (11.76%) Prometheus
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle