Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 August 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 Web Services (AWS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 48 35
Rank change year-on-year +27 -13 +34
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 147 63 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.69% 3.70% 4.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.12% 34.43% 43.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 53 78
Bristol median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £564 £525 £625
South West median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Bristol with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 349 183 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.26% 10.75% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 139 161
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £256 £306
90th Percentile £527 £525 £620
South West median daily rate £425 £394 £385
% change year-on-year +7.94% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 - £32.50
10th Percentile £61.70 - £11.95
90th Percentile £187.50 - £42.50
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £47.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -63.16% +46.15% +160.00%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Bristol

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Bristol

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 92 (62.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (58.50%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (51.02%) Java
4 73 (49.66%) Puppet
5 64 (43.54%) Ansible
6 54 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (36.73%) DevOps
7 52 (35.37%) Opscode Chef
8 51 (34.69%) Migration
9 45 (30.61%) Oracle
9 45 (30.61%) Linux
10 43 (29.25%) Tomcat
11 38 (25.85%) TDD
12 37 (25.17%) OO
12 37 (25.17%) MySQL
12 37 (25.17%) PostgreSQL
13 36 (24.49%) NUnit
14 34 (23.13%) WebSphere
14 34 (23.13%) NoSQL
14 34 (23.13%) MSTest
14 34 (23.13%) WebLogic
14 34 (23.13%) OpenStack
15 33 (22.45%) Jenkins
16 31 (21.09%) Docker
17 27 (18.37%) SQL Server
18 23 (15.65%) Windows
19 21 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 20 (13.61%) Python
20 20 (13.61%) AWS CloudFormation
21 19 (12.93%) Terraform

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 43 (29.25%) Tomcat
2 34 (23.13%) OpenStack
2 34 (23.13%) WebLogic
2 34 (23.13%) WebSphere
3 9 (6.12%) JBoss
4 3 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.36%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.36%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 92 (62.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (13.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (8.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (8.16%) Office 365
4 7 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.76%) Serverless
5 6 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.36%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.68%) GitHub
8 1 (0.68%) IaaS
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) PaaS
8 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) Firewall
2 3 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (2.04%) Wireless
3 2 (1.36%) DHCP
3 2 (1.36%) DNS
3 2 (1.36%) NAS
3 2 (1.36%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.36%) SAN
3 2 (1.36%) Skype
3 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) ADSL
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.68%) FCoE
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.68%) Junos
4 1 (0.68%) VPN
4 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.17%) MySQL
1 37 (25.17%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (23.13%) NoSQL
3 27 (18.37%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.44%) MarkLogic
5 6 (4.08%) EDRMS
6 5 (3.40%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.36%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.68%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (24.49%) NUnit
2 34 (23.13%) MSTest
3 33 (22.45%) Jenkins
4 21 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (11.56%) Git (software)
6 15 (10.20%) Selenium
7 12 (8.16%) Maven
8 9 (6.12%) Ant
8 9 (6.12%) Travis CI
8 9 (6.12%) Vagrant
9 7 (4.76%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.08%) TeamCity
11 5 (3.40%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.68%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.68%) Hudson
12 1 (0.68%) JIRA
12 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 9 (6.12%) Finance
2 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.36%) Banking
4 2 (1.36%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Billing
5 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 61 (41.50%) Developer
2 44 (29.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (24.49%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.88%) AWS Engineer
5 14 (9.52%) AWS Developer
6 12 (8.16%) .NET Developer
7 11 (7.48%) AWS DevOps
8 10 (6.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.12%) Architect
9 9 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (5.44%) PHP Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) Software Developer
12 6 (4.08%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (4.08%) Cloud Engineer
12 6 (4.08%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 6 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
13 5 (3.40%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.93%) .NET
2 16 (10.88%) ASP.NET
3 14 (9.52%) Spring
4 13 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (8.16%) React
6 9 (6.12%) JSP
6 9 (6.12%) Spring Boot
6 9 (6.12%) Struts
6 9 (6.12%) Web Services
7 8 (5.44%) REST
8 6 (4.08%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.08%) Gherkin
8 6 (4.08%) HTML
8 6 (4.08%) Node.js
8 6 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (4.08%) SOAP
8 6 (4.08%) XML
9 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (3.40%) Qt
9 5 (3.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.12%) Fat Client
1 9 (6.12%) Thin Client
1 9 (6.12%) User Experience
2 7 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (3.40%) 3D Printing
4 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.72%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.72%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.04%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.04%) Robotics
6 2 (1.36%) Clustering
6 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.36%) Fintech
6 2 (1.36%) Replication
6 2 (1.36%) Wiki
7 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.61%) Linux
2 23 (15.65%) Windows
3 13 (8.84%) Unix
4 12 (8.16%) Windows Server
5 11 (7.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.44%) CentOS
8 2 (1.36%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (58.50%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
2 54 (36.73%) DevOps
3 51 (34.69%) Migration
4 38 (25.85%) TDD
5 37 (25.17%) OO
6 16 (10.88%) Scrum
7 14 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 13 (8.84%) MVC
9 11 (7.48%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.80%) Microservices
11 9 (6.12%) Change Management
11 9 (6.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 8 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (5.44%) Open Source
12 8 (5.44%) Test Automation
13 6 (4.08%) API Testing
13 6 (4.08%) Case Management
13 6 (4.08%) SDET
13 6 (4.08%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 75 (51.02%) Java
2 20 (13.61%) Python
3 18 (12.24%) C#
4 14 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.48%) PHP
5 11 (7.48%) PowerShell
6 10 (6.80%) Ruby
7 7 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.08%) C++
9 5 (3.40%) Korn
9 5 (3.40%) SQL
10 3 (2.04%) Java 8
10 3 (2.04%) Scala
10 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.72%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.72%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.04%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.68%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) GCP
2 2 (1.36%) GDPR
2 2 (1.36%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) BS25999
3 1 (0.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 31 (21.09%) Docker
2 14 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.72%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.04%) OpenAM
6 2 (1.36%) XenApp
7 1 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 73 (49.66%) Puppet
2 64 (43.54%) Ansible
3 52 (35.37%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (12.93%) Terraform
5 10 (6.80%) Packer
6 9 (6.12%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (2.04%) Salt
8 1 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (30.61%) Oracle
2 14 (9.52%) VMware
3 13 (8.84%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.48%) Citrix
4 11 (7.48%) Google
5 9 (6.12%) MKS
6 8 (5.44%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.72%) HP
8 2 (1.36%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.36%) Cisco
8 2 (1.36%) IBM
8 2 (1.36%) Informatica
9 1 (0.68%) Brocade
9 1 (0.68%) BT
9 1 (0.68%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.68%) Juniper
9 1 (0.68%) McAfee
9 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.68%) Siemens
9 1 (0.68%) Sophos