Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 46 38
Rank change year-on-year +27 -8 +16
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 186 80 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.54% 4.06% 4.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.80% 28.37% 43.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 66 70
Bristol median daily rate £450 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -12.82% +21.88%
10th Percentile £388 £306 £373
90th Percentile £575 £525 £625
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +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 492 282 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 22.60% 14.32% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 215 154
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £295 £182 £259
90th Percentile £564 £538 £625
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +19.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 £17.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +900.00% -56.25% +116.22%
10th Percentile £60.83 £13.90 £21.93
90th Percentile £187.50 £35.39 £43.03
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £18.56 £33.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% -43.75% +78.38%

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 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 105 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (52.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (52.69%) Java
3 69 (37.10%) Migration
4 68 (36.56%) Puppet
5 67 (36.02%) DevOps
6 63 (33.87%) Ansible
7 62 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (32.26%) Oracle
9 56 (30.11%) Linux
9 56 (30.11%) Opscode Chef
10 49 (26.34%) PostgreSQL
11 47 (25.27%) TDD
12 46 (24.73%) MySQL
12 46 (24.73%) Docker
13 45 (24.19%) Tomcat
14 44 (23.66%) NoSQL
14 44 (23.66%) Jenkins
15 42 (22.58%) OpenStack
15 42 (22.58%) MSTest
15 42 (22.58%) NUnit
15 42 (22.58%) WebSphere
15 42 (22.58%) OO
15 42 (22.58%) WebLogic
16 40 (21.51%) Python
17 35 (18.82%) SQL Server
18 28 (15.05%) React
18 28 (15.05%) Terraform
18 28 (15.05%) .NET
19 27 (14.52%) Windows

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 45 (24.19%) Tomcat
2 42 (22.58%) OpenStack
2 42 (22.58%) WebLogic
2 42 (22.58%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.23%) Confluence
4 5 (2.69%) IIS
4 5 (2.69%) JBoss
5 4 (2.15%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.08%) nginx
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 98 (52.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.83%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (4.84%) Amazon S3
5 7 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (3.76%) Amazon EMR
5 7 (3.76%) Office 365
6 6 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (3.23%) Serverless
7 5 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (2.15%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (2.15%) Datadog
8 4 (2.15%) IaaS
9 3 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.61%) npm
9 3 (1.61%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.61%) PaaS
9 3 (1.61%) SaaS
10 1 (0.54%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.69%) Firewall
2 2 (1.08%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.54%) ADSL
3 1 (0.54%) BGP
3 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.54%) Junos
3 1 (0.54%) LAN
3 1 (0.54%) MPLS
3 1 (0.54%) Network Security
3 1 (0.54%) OSPF
3 1 (0.54%) SMS
3 1 (0.54%) VoIP
3 1 (0.54%) VRRP
3 1 (0.54%) WAN
3 1 (0.54%) Wireless
3 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (26.34%) PostgreSQL
2 46 (24.73%) MySQL
3 44 (23.66%) NoSQL
4 35 (18.82%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.30%) MarkLogic
7 7 (3.76%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.23%) EDRMS
8 6 (3.23%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.69%) Blockchain
9 5 (2.69%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.15%) Amazon Athena
10 4 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.15%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.15%) Big Data
10 4 (2.15%) Data Lake
10 4 (2.15%) Sqoop
11 3 (1.61%) HBase
11 3 (1.61%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 44 (23.66%) Jenkins
2 42 (22.58%) MSTest
2 42 (22.58%) NUnit
3 26 (13.98%) Git (software)
4 16 (8.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (8.06%) Cucumber
5 15 (8.06%) Selenium
6 14 (7.53%) TeamCity
7 13 (6.99%) Maven
8 10 (5.38%) JIRA
9 7 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.61%) Ant
11 3 (1.61%) Redmine
11 3 (1.61%) Travis CI
11 3 (1.61%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.08%) Hudson
12 2 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.08%) Subversion
13 1 (0.54%) JMeter
General
1 12 (6.45%) Finance
2 5 (2.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.61%) Banking
3 3 (1.61%) Retail
3 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Law
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (41.94%) Developer
2 50 (26.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 47 (25.27%) Java Developer
4 29 (15.59%) AWS DevOps
5 27 (14.52%) AWS Engineer
6 25 (13.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 23 (12.37%) .NET Developer
8 22 (11.83%) Senior Developer
9 21 (11.29%) Senior .NET Developer
10 17 (9.14%) Architect
11 14 (7.53%) AWS Developer
12 12 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (5.91%) Software Developer
14 10 (5.38%) .NET Software Developer
14 10 (5.38%) Senior .NET Software Developer
14 10 (5.38%) Senior Software Developer
15 6 (3.23%) AWS Architect
16 5 (2.69%) Software Engineer
17 4 (2.15%) Cloud Engineer
17 4 (2.15%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.05%) .NET
1 28 (15.05%) React
2 21 (11.29%) ASP.NET
3 17 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (9.14%) Spring
4 15 (8.06%) Web Services
5 14 (7.53%) Gherkin
5 14 (7.53%) Spring Boot
6 12 (6.45%) HTML
7 10 (5.38%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (4.30%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.76%) Elastic Stack
9 7 (3.76%) REST
9 7 (3.76%) SOAP
10 6 (3.23%) RESTful
11 5 (2.69%) Hibernate
11 5 (2.69%) Qt
12 4 (2.15%) J2EE
12 4 (2.15%) Node.js
12 4 (2.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.91%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.76%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (3.23%) User Experience
4 5 (2.69%) 3D Printing
4 5 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.69%) Wiki
5 3 (1.61%) Clustering
5 3 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.61%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.08%) IVR
6 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.08%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.08%) Social Media
7 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.54%) Replication
7 1 (0.54%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 56 (30.11%) Linux
2 27 (14.52%) Windows
3 22 (11.83%) Unix
4 10 (5.38%) CentOS
5 8 (4.30%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.08%) MVS
8 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (37.10%) Migration
3 67 (36.02%) DevOps
4 62 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (25.27%) TDD
6 42 (22.58%) OO
7 25 (13.44%) Microservices
8 23 (12.37%) Test Automation
9 17 (9.14%) MVC
9 17 (9.14%) Scrum
10 15 (8.06%) E-Commerce
11 13 (6.99%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (6.45%) Front End Development
12 12 (6.45%) SDET
13 11 (5.91%) API Testing
13 11 (5.91%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 11 (5.91%) SOLID
14 9 (4.84%) ETL
15 8 (4.30%) CRM
15 8 (4.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 98 (52.69%) Java
2 40 (21.51%) Python
3 24 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 20 (10.75%) SQL
5 19 (10.22%) JavaScript
6 17 (9.14%) PowerShell
7 15 (8.06%) C#
8 9 (4.84%) Ruby
8 9 (4.84%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.69%) C++
9 5 (2.69%) Java 8
9 5 (2.69%) Korn
9 5 (2.69%) Scala
10 3 (1.61%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) Go
11 1 (0.54%) PHP
11 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (2.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.54%) MCSA
3 1 (0.54%) MCSE
3 1 (0.54%) MCT
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) GDPR
1 2 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) BS25999
2 1 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.54%) PMO
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (24.73%) Docker
2 5 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.08%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.08%) Xen
5 1 (0.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 68 (36.56%) Puppet
2 63 (33.87%) Ansible
3 56 (30.11%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (15.05%) Terraform
5 26 (13.98%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.69%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.61%) Grafana
7 3 (1.61%) Icinga
7 3 (1.61%) Nagios
7 3 (1.61%) Packer
8 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.54%) Suricata
Vendors
1 60 (32.26%) Oracle
2 11 (5.91%) Google
3 9 (4.84%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.69%) VMware
6 4 (2.15%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.15%) HP
6 4 (2.15%) Informatica
7 3 (1.61%) Cisco
7 3 (1.61%) Citrix
7 3 (1.61%) MKS
7 3 (1.61%) Tableau
8 2 (1.08%) Avaya
8 2 (1.08%) GENBAND
8 2 (1.08%) Genesys
8 2 (1.08%) Temenos
9 1 (0.54%) Adobe
9 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.54%) Juniper
9 1 (0.54%) Siemens