Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 34 49
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 +42
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 85 86 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.30% 5.06% 3.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.51% 44.33% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 77 56
Bristol median daily rate £425 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +21.88% -23.81%
10th Percentile £306 £347 £313
90th Percentile £525 £625 £613
South West median daily rate £425 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% +6.67%
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 288 194 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.57% 11.43% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 162 109
Bristol median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £175 £264 £125
90th Percentile £538 £625 £550
South West median daily rate £400 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +116.22% -
10th Percentile £13.90 £21.93 £18.25
90th Percentile £35.39 £43.03 £18.75
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £32.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -45.04% +111.29% -8.82%

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 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Bristol

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £400 -
Amazon AWS
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 32 (37.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (31.76%) DevOps
3 24 (28.24%) TDD
3 24 (28.24%) C#
3 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
4 23 (27.06%) .NET
5 22 (25.88%) Linux
6 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
7 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (23.53%) Node.js
8 19 (22.35%) Windows
9 16 (18.82%) Web Services
9 16 (18.82%) AngularJS
9 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (17.65%) NoSQL
10 15 (17.65%) Scrum
11 14 (16.47%) E-Commerce
11 14 (16.47%) BDD
11 14 (16.47%) Microservices
11 14 (16.47%) React
12 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (15.29%) Jenkins
12 13 (15.29%) GitHub
12 13 (15.29%) Python
12 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
12 13 (15.29%) MVC
13 12 (14.12%) Java
13 12 (14.12%) Amazon RDS
13 12 (14.12%) Git (software)

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 6 (7.06%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.53%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) Confluence
4 2 (2.35%) JBoss
4 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.35%) Mule
4 2 (2.35%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.18%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 32 (37.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (15.29%) GitHub
3 11 (12.94%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (9.41%) Amazon S3
5 6 (7.06%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (7.06%) Office 365
6 4 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.71%) Serverless
7 3 (3.53%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.18%) Bluemix
9 1 (1.18%) BrowserStack
9 1 (1.18%) IaaS
9 1 (1.18%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (1.18%) PaaS
9 1 (1.18%) Route 53
9 1 (1.18%) SaaS
9 1 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Firewall
2 8 (9.41%) DHCP
3 6 (7.06%) VPN
4 5 (5.88%) LAN
4 5 (5.88%) WAN
5 4 (4.71%) DNS
6 3 (3.53%) SMS
6 3 (3.53%) SSL
7 2 (2.35%) IPsec
7 2 (2.35%) NAS
7 2 (2.35%) SAN
7 2 (2.35%) Skype
7 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.18%) Extranet
8 1 (1.18%) HTTP
8 1 (1.18%) Intranet
8 1 (1.18%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.18%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (1.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 12 (14.12%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (9.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (8.24%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (8.24%) Hadoop
5 7 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.53%) Big Data
9 3 (3.53%) MySQL
9 3 (3.53%) Redis
10 1 (1.18%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.18%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Jenkins
2 12 (14.12%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.24%) TeamCity
4 6 (7.06%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.35%) Gerrit
5 2 (2.35%) GoCD
5 2 (2.35%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (2.35%) JIRA
5 2 (2.35%) Maven
5 2 (2.35%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.18%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.18%) JMeter
6 1 (1.18%) JUnit
6 1 (1.18%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.18%) Selenium
6 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Electronics
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (49.41%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) .NET Developer
3 12 (14.12%) C# Developer
3 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (8.24%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (8.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Tableau Developer
8 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.06%) .NET
2 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 20 (23.53%) Node.js
3 16 (18.82%) AngularJS
3 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (18.82%) Web Services
4 14 (16.47%) React
5 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (10.59%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (8.24%) REST
8 6 (7.06%) Ember.js
9 5 (5.88%) Durandal
9 5 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (5.88%) RESTful
9 5 (5.88%) WCF
9 5 (5.88%) WinForms
10 4 (4.71%) Aurelia
10 4 (4.71%) Kafka
11 3 (3.53%) CSS
11 3 (3.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 9 (10.59%) Blog
3 7 (8.24%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.35%) Clustering
6 2 (2.35%) iPad
6 2 (2.35%) Replication
7 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.88%) Linux
2 19 (22.35%) Windows
3 7 (8.24%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.06%) Unix
5 3 (3.53%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) Android
7 1 (1.18%) CentOS
7 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) DevOps
2 24 (28.24%) TDD
3 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.65%) Scrum
5 14 (16.47%) BDD
5 14 (16.47%) E-Commerce
5 14 (16.47%) Microservices
6 13 (15.29%) MVC
7 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (11.76%) CQRS
7 10 (11.76%) Kanban
8 9 (10.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (10.59%) High Availability
9 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.24%) Data Modelling
10 7 (8.24%) Integration Testing
11 6 (7.06%) ETL
11 6 (7.06%) Migration
11 6 (7.06%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.24%) C#
2 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.29%) Python
4 12 (14.12%) Java
5 11 (12.94%) SQL
6 9 (10.59%) Ruby
7 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
7 8 (9.41%) Scala
8 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.71%) PHP
10 2 (2.35%) Groovy
11 1 (1.18%) C
11 1 (1.18%) ES6
11 1 (1.18%) R
11 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.18%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) Docker
1 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) vSphere
3 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.53%) LXC
3 3 (3.53%) OpenAM
4 2 (2.35%) XenApp
5 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.41%) Ansible
3 6 (7.06%) Puppet
4 4 (4.71%) Terraform
4 4 (4.71%) WSUS
5 2 (2.35%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.35%) SCOM
6 1 (1.18%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) VMware
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle
3 8 (9.41%) Tableau
4 4 (4.71%) Cisco
4 4 (4.71%) Citrix
4 4 (4.71%) New Relic
5 3 (3.53%) IBM
6 2 (2.35%) Google
6 2 (2.35%) HP
6 2 (2.35%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.18%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.18%) Dell
7 1 (1.18%) hybris
7 1 (1.18%) Progress
7 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.18%) SAP
7 1 (1.18%) Veritas
7 1 (1.18%) Xamarin