Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 47 55
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 +37
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 93 59 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.96% 3.73% 2.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.96% 35.33% 41.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 42 47
Bristol median daily rate £438 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.26% +30.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £335 £306 £316
90th Percentile £625 £623 £610
South West median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year - +18.75% -
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 291 167 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.52% 10.57% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 128 102
Bristol median daily rate £438 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +8.47% -18.06%
10th Percentile £210 £207 £225
90th Percentile £579 £616 £532
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Bristol median hourly rate £17.25 £41.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.43% +124.32% -85.20%
10th Percentile £14.05 £39.75 £15.55
90th Percentile £31.49 £43.25 £19.15
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% +60.87%

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 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 39 (41.94%) DevOps
2 36 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (25.81%) Jenkins
4 23 (24.73%) Windows
5 22 (23.66%) Python
5 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (20.43%) Linux
6 19 (20.43%) Web Services
6 19 (20.43%) .NET
7 18 (19.35%) Ansible
7 18 (19.35%) Node.js
8 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
8 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
9 15 (16.13%) C#
9 15 (16.13%) Docker
10 14 (15.05%) E-Commerce
11 13 (13.98%) SQL
11 13 (13.98%) TDD
11 13 (13.98%) MVC
12 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
12 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
12 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
12 12 (12.90%) ETL
13 11 (11.83%) Data Modelling
13 11 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (11.83%) Java
13 11 (11.83%) Scrum
13 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (11.83%) GitHub
13 11 (11.83%) Tableau

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 7 (7.53%) IIS
2 6 (6.45%) SAS
3 4 (4.30%) Mule
4 3 (3.23%) Confluence
4 3 (3.23%) JBoss
4 3 (3.23%) Mule ESB
5 2 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.15%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.08%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 36 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.83%) GitHub
3 8 (8.60%) Office 365
3 8 (8.60%) Serverless
4 4 (4.30%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.15%) IaaS
6 2 (2.15%) PaaS
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.08%) Bluemix
7 1 (1.08%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.08%) SaaS
7 1 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) Firewall
2 4 (4.30%) DHCP
2 4 (4.30%) DNS
3 2 (2.15%) IPsec
3 2 (2.15%) NAS
3 2 (2.15%) SAN
3 2 (2.15%) Skype
3 2 (2.15%) SMS
3 2 (2.15%) SSL
3 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.15%) VPN
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.08%) Extranet
4 1 (1.08%) Intranet
4 1 (1.08%) LAN
4 1 (1.08%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.08%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (1.08%) VLAN
4 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.60%) MySQL
3 8 (8.60%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.60%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.53%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (6.45%) Amazon Aurora
5 6 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (6.45%) Pentaho
6 4 (4.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.15%) Big Data
8 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (25.81%) Jenkins
2 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (5.38%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.30%) Maven
5 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (3.23%) JIRA
6 3 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.15%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.15%) IBM UrbanCode
7 2 (2.15%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.08%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.08%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.08%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.08%) RSpec
8 1 (1.08%) Selenium
8 1 (1.08%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.08%) TestNG
General
1 2 (2.15%) Banking
1 2 (2.15%) Finance
1 2 (2.15%) Retail
2 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (38.71%) Developer
2 22 (23.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) AWS Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) AWS DevOps
5 12 (12.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) .NET Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Tableau Developer
8 6 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Python Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Administrator
10 4 (4.30%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Consultant
10 4 (4.30%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.43%) .NET
1 19 (20.43%) Web Services
2 18 (19.35%) Node.js
3 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
4 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 8 (8.60%) React
8 6 (6.45%) Flask
9 5 (5.38%) Aurelia
10 3 (3.23%) .NET Core
10 3 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (3.23%) Apache Camel
10 3 (3.23%) HTML
10 3 (3.23%) Middleware
10 3 (3.23%) Spring
10 3 (3.23%) Spring Boot
11 2 (2.15%) CSS
11 2 (2.15%) jQuery
11 2 (2.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Public Cloud
2 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.45%) Blog
4 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.15%) Clustering
6 2 (2.15%) iPad
6 2 (2.15%) Replication
6 2 (2.15%) User Experience
7 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.73%) Windows
2 19 (20.43%) Linux
3 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.45%) Unix
5 3 (3.23%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.15%) CentOS
7 1 (1.08%) Android
7 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.94%) DevOps
2 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.05%) E-Commerce
4 13 (13.98%) MVC
4 13 (13.98%) TDD
5 12 (12.90%) ETL
6 11 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.83%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.83%) Scrum
7 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.68%) BDD
9 7 (7.53%) Analytics
9 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.53%) Microservices
10 6 (6.45%) CQRS
10 6 (6.45%) Data Governance
10 6 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (6.45%) High Availability
10 6 (6.45%) Kanban
10 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.66%) Python
2 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
3 15 (16.13%) C#
4 13 (13.98%) SQL
5 11 (11.83%) Java
6 9 (9.68%) Bash Shell
7 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
7 8 (8.60%) Ruby
8 6 (6.45%) R
9 4 (4.30%) Perl
10 3 (3.23%) Groovy
10 3 (3.23%) PHP
10 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.23%) Scala
10 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.08%) ES6
11 1 (1.08%) Korn
11 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (16.13%) Docker
2 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.23%) OpenAM
6 2 (2.15%) XenApp
7 1 (1.08%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.08%) vSphere
7 1 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (19.35%) Ansible
2 10 (10.75%) Terraform
3 7 (7.53%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.45%) Puppet
5 4 (4.30%) Kubernetes
5 4 (4.30%) SCCM
5 4 (4.30%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.15%) SCOM
7 1 (1.08%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.08%) Salt
7 1 (1.08%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Tableau
2 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.53%) VMware
4 4 (4.30%) Cisco
4 4 (4.30%) Citrix
4 4 (4.30%) New Relic
4 4 (4.30%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.23%) IBM
6 2 (2.15%) Google
6 2 (2.15%) HP
6 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.08%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.08%) Capita
7 1 (1.08%) Dell
7 1 (1.08%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.08%) Facebook
7 1 (1.08%) hybris
7 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.08%) Veritas
7 1 (1.08%) Xamarin