Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 50 50
Rank change year-on-year +28 0 +28
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 107 52 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.21% 3.24% 2.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.97% 33.77% 35.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 36 46
Bristol median daily rate £450 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £313
90th Percentile £605 £525 £606
South West median daily rate £475 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +15.15% +3.13% -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 249 154 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.44% 9.61% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 114 118
Bristol median daily rate £450 £383 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +4.79% -8.75%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £294
90th Percentile £574 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Bristol median hourly rate £17.00 - £16.75
10th Percentile £15.35 - £11.33
90th Percentile £19.05 - £29.40
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £47.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -63.16% +171.43% +45.83%

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 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 57 (53.27%) DevOps
2 53 (49.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (35.51%) Linux
5 36 (33.64%) Ansible
6 31 (28.97%) Jenkins
7 29 (27.10%) Windows
8 27 (25.23%) Python
9 26 (24.30%) Puppet
10 22 (20.56%) Docker
10 22 (20.56%) Terraform
11 20 (18.69%) Java
12 18 (16.82%) Opscode Chef
12 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (14.95%) C#
13 16 (14.95%) .NET
14 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
14 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
14 14 (13.08%) PowerShell
15 13 (12.15%) Git (software)
15 13 (12.15%) PHP
15 13 (12.15%) Web Services
15 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
15 13 (12.15%) Configuration Management
15 13 (12.15%) Ruby
15 13 (12.15%) Windows Server
16 12 (11.21%) Serverless
16 12 (11.21%) VMware
16 12 (11.21%) SQL
16 12 (11.21%) Node.js

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 (6.54%) JBoss
2 6 (5.61%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (4.67%) SAS
4 4 (3.74%) IIS
5 2 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.87%) Mule
5 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.87%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) Confluence
6 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.93%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 53 (49.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.21%) Serverless
3 10 (9.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (8.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (6.54%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (5.61%) Office 365
7 5 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (3.74%) GitHub
9 2 (1.87%) IaaS
9 2 (1.87%) PaaS
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.93%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (1.87%) DHCP
2 2 (1.87%) DNS
2 2 (1.87%) Firewall
2 2 (1.87%) NAS
2 2 (1.87%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.87%) SAN
2 2 (1.87%) Skype
2 2 (1.87%) Wireless
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.35%) MySQL
3 8 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (7.48%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.61%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (4.67%) Amazon Aurora
5 5 (4.67%) Pentaho
6 3 (2.80%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (28.97%) Jenkins
2 13 (12.15%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (7.48%) Selenium
3 8 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.61%) Ant
4 6 (5.61%) Travis CI
4 6 (5.61%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.74%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.74%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.80%) Maven
7 2 (1.87%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.87%) JIRA
7 2 (1.87%) NUnit
8 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.93%) RSpec
8 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (7.48%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.87%) Banking
3 2 (1.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Billing
4 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (37.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (28.97%) Developer
3 17 (15.89%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (10.28%) AWS DevOps
4 11 (10.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) PHP Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (5.61%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Python Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Administrator
9 5 (4.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.74%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.80%) Project Manager
11 3 (2.80%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) .NET
2 13 (12.15%) Web Services
3 12 (11.21%) Node.js
4 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET
5 9 (8.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (6.54%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.61%) JSP
8 6 (5.61%) React
8 6 (5.61%) Struts
9 5 (4.67%) Flask
9 5 (4.67%) HTML
10 4 (3.74%) CSS
10 4 (3.74%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (3.74%) RESTful
10 4 (3.74%) WinForms
11 3 (2.80%) Durandal
11 3 (2.80%) JSON
11 3 (2.80%) Spring
11 3 (2.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) Fat Client
2 6 (5.61%) Public Cloud
2 6 (5.61%) Thin Client
3 5 (4.67%) Digital Media
3 5 (4.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (4.67%) User Experience
4 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.80%) Robotics
6 2 (1.87%) Clustering
6 2 (1.87%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Blog
7 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.51%) Linux
2 29 (27.10%) Windows
3 13 (12.15%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.54%) Unix
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.87%) CentOS
8 2 (1.87%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.93%) Solaris
9 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (53.27%) DevOps
2 39 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (12.15%) Configuration Management
5 11 (10.28%) MVC
6 10 (9.35%) Scrum
7 9 (8.41%) Analytics
7 9 (8.41%) Open Source
8 8 (7.48%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.54%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 7 (6.54%) Migration
9 7 (6.54%) TDD
10 6 (5.61%) Change Management
10 6 (5.61%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.61%) ETL
11 5 (4.67%) Data Governance
11 5 (4.67%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (4.67%) Microservices
11 5 (4.67%) Visualisation
12 4 (3.74%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.23%) Python
2 20 (18.69%) Java
3 16 (14.95%) C#
4 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.08%) PowerShell
5 13 (12.15%) PHP
5 13 (12.15%) Ruby
6 12 (11.21%) SQL
7 9 (8.41%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.67%) R
8 5 (4.67%) Scala
9 4 (3.74%) Java 8
9 4 (3.74%) Korn
9 4 (3.74%) Perl
9 4 (3.74%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.93%) C
11 1 (0.93%) C++
11 1 (0.93%) Groovy
11 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) GCP
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (20.56%) Docker
2 11 (10.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.61%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.80%) OpenAM
6 2 (1.87%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (33.64%) Ansible
2 26 (24.30%) Puppet
3 22 (20.56%) Terraform
4 18 (16.82%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (8.41%) Kubernetes
6 7 (6.54%) Packer
7 4 (3.74%) Salt
7 4 (3.74%) SCCM
7 4 (3.74%) SCVMM
8 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.21%) VMware
3 9 (8.41%) Google
4 8 (7.48%) Citrix
5 6 (5.61%) MKS
6 3 (2.80%) Tableau
7 2 (1.87%) Capita
7 2 (1.87%) IBM
7 2 (1.87%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco
8 1 (0.93%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.93%) Facebook
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle
8 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.93%) Splunk
8 1 (0.93%) Zend