Period
to 19 March 2019

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 March 2019 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 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 25 43
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 +18
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 155 103 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.77% 5.62% 3.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.25% 37.05% 36.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 80 46
Bristol median daily rate £525 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £375 £312 £306
90th Percentile £601 £625 £613
South West median daily rate £510 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +7.37% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £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 496 278 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.86% 15.16% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 211 129
Bristol median daily rate £450 £445 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +7.88% +14.58%
10th Percentile £304 £230 £263
90th Percentile £606 £588 £615
South West median daily rate £463 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Bristol median hourly rate £18.50 £16.25 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.85% -60.84% +124.32%
10th Percentile £17.25 £14.65 £39.75
90th Percentile £19.75 £19.49 £43.25
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +25.71% -51.72% +95.95%

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 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 90 (58.06%) DevOps
2 59 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (34.84%) Terraform
4 51 (32.90%) Python
5 49 (31.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 48 (30.97%) Linux
7 46 (29.68%) Docker
8 43 (27.74%) Java
9 39 (25.16%) Jenkins
10 38 (24.52%) Kubernetes
11 33 (21.29%) Microservices
12 29 (18.71%) AWS CloudFormation
12 29 (18.71%) Bash Shell
13 28 (18.06%) Windows
13 28 (18.06%) Ansible
14 26 (16.77%) Finance
15 23 (14.84%) JavaScript
16 20 (12.90%) Ruby
17 19 (12.26%) Kanban
17 19 (12.26%) Git (software)
17 19 (12.26%) SQL
17 19 (12.26%) Scrum
18 18 (11.61%) MongoDB
18 18 (11.61%) PowerShell
19 17 (10.97%) Amazon S3
19 17 (10.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 16 (10.32%) SQL Server
21 15 (9.68%) .NET
21 15 (9.68%) TDD
21 15 (9.68%) Serverless

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 9 (5.81%) Confluence
2 7 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.87%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.58%) IIS
5 3 (1.94%) Mule
5 3 (1.94%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.29%) JBoss
6 2 (1.29%) nginx
6 2 (1.29%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.65%) CMS
7 1 (0.65%) Drupal
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 49 (31.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (18.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 17 (10.97%) Amazon S3
4 15 (9.68%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (9.68%) Serverless
5 14 (9.03%) GitHub
5 14 (9.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (7.10%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (5.16%) PaaS
8 7 (4.52%) Amazon EMR
8 7 (4.52%) IaaS
8 7 (4.52%) npm
8 7 (4.52%) OpenShift
9 6 (3.87%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (2.58%) Datadog
10 4 (2.58%) SaaS
11 3 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (1.94%) Office 365
12 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.65%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) SAN
2 1 (0.65%) DNS
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.65%) LAN
2 1 (0.65%) Network Security
2 1 (0.65%) SSH
2 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.65%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.65%) WAN
2 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.61%) MongoDB
2 16 (10.32%) SQL Server
3 14 (9.03%) Relational Database
4 13 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (7.74%) RDBMS
6 11 (7.10%) Big Data
7 8 (5.16%) Data Lake
7 8 (5.16%) Hadoop
8 7 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.87%) Amazon Athena
9 6 (3.87%) Apache Hive
9 6 (3.87%) Sqoop
10 4 (2.58%) HBase
10 4 (2.58%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.94%) GIS
11 3 (1.94%) MySQL
12 2 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (25.16%) Jenkins
2 19 (12.26%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.39%) JIRA
4 11 (7.10%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.16%) Maven
5 8 (5.16%) Vagrant
6 6 (3.87%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.23%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.58%) Babel
8 4 (2.58%) webpack
9 3 (1.94%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.94%) Gradle
9 3 (1.94%) Redmine
9 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.65%) Ant
10 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.65%) GitLab
10 1 (0.65%) GoCD
10 1 (0.65%) Hudson
10 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (16.77%) Finance
2 7 (4.52%) Banking
3 4 (2.58%) Billing
3 4 (2.58%) Electronics
3 4 (2.58%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.58%) Marketing
3 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.29%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Law
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (34.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (23.87%) AWS DevOps
3 31 (20.00%) Developer
4 30 (19.35%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (16.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 18 (11.61%) Architect
7 12 (7.74%) Java Developer
8 11 (7.10%) .NET Developer
9 10 (6.45%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.81%) AWS Architect
10 9 (5.81%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (5.16%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (5.16%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.52%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (4.52%) AWS Developer
12 7 (4.52%) Designer
12 7 (4.52%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 7 (4.52%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.68%) .NET
2 13 (8.39%) React
2 13 (8.39%) Spring
2 13 (8.39%) Web Services
3 12 (7.74%) Hibernate
4 10 (6.45%) RESTful
5 9 (5.81%) ASP.NET
5 9 (5.81%) CSS
5 9 (5.81%) Node.js
5 9 (5.81%) Spring Boot
6 8 (5.16%) AngularJS
6 8 (5.16%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (4.52%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (3.87%) HTML
8 6 (3.87%) HTML5
8 6 (3.87%) Sass
9 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (3.23%) Redux
10 4 (2.58%) Jest
10 4 (2.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.74%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.87%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.94%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.29%) Clustering
6 2 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.29%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Fintech
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) Replication
7 1 (0.65%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (30.97%) Linux
2 28 (18.06%) Windows
3 13 (8.39%) Ubuntu
4 7 (4.52%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.23%) Unix
6 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.29%) CentOS
8 2 (1.29%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (58.06%) DevOps
2 59 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (21.29%) Microservices
4 19 (12.26%) Kanban
4 19 (12.26%) Scrum
5 17 (10.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 15 (9.68%) TDD
7 13 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (8.39%) Configuration Management
8 12 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (7.74%) ETL
9 10 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (6.45%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 10 (6.45%) Test Automation
10 8 (5.16%) Data Management
10 8 (5.16%) Data Modelling
10 8 (5.16%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (5.16%) Release Automation
10 8 (5.16%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.90%) Python
2 43 (27.74%) Java
3 29 (18.71%) Bash Shell
4 23 (14.84%) JavaScript
5 20 (12.90%) Ruby
6 19 (12.26%) SQL
7 18 (11.61%) PowerShell
8 11 (7.10%) Scala
9 9 (5.81%) Java 8
10 7 (4.52%) Perl
11 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.23%) ES6
13 4 (2.58%) C#
13 4 (2.58%) ES7
13 4 (2.58%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.29%) Go
15 1 (0.65%) PHP
15 1 (0.65%) R
15 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.29%) CISSP
2 2 (1.29%) ISSAP
3 1 (0.65%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.65%) CCNA
3 1 (0.65%) CCNP
3 1 (0.65%) MCSA
3 1 (0.65%) MCSE
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.94%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.29%) COBIT
2 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.65%) PMO
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (29.68%) Docker
2 4 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.29%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.29%) Xen
5 1 (0.65%) iptables
5 1 (0.65%) NFS
5 1 (0.65%) XenApp
5 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 54 (34.84%) Terraform
2 38 (24.52%) Kubernetes
3 28 (18.06%) Ansible
4 10 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.52%) Graphite
5 7 (4.52%) Puppet
6 5 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.94%) Grafana
7 3 (1.94%) Icinga
7 3 (1.94%) Nagios
8 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.65%) Suricata
Vendors
1 11 (7.10%) Google
2 10 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.45%) VMware
3 8 (5.16%) Oracle
4 6 (3.87%) SAP
5 4 (2.58%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.94%) Informatica
6 3 (1.94%) Tableau
7 2 (1.29%) Dell
7 2 (1.29%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.29%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.29%) Temenos
8 1 (0.65%) Cisco
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix
8 1 (0.65%) HP
8 1 (0.65%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.65%) Splunk
8 1 (0.65%) Talend
8 1 (0.65%) Veritas