Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 45 36
Rank change year-on-year +26 -9 +19
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 166 74 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.02% 3.90% 4.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.81% 30.33% 42.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 62 71
Bristol median daily rate £440 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% -8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £381 £313 £319
90th Percentile £575 £525 £625
South West median daily rate £475 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +13.10% -6.67% +9.09%
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 439 244 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.21% 12.86% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 186 155
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £159 £260
90th Percentile £528 £538 £608
South West median daily rate £425 £379 £400
% change year-on-year +12.14% -5.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 £17.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +914.49% -46.92% +75.68%
10th Percentile £17.75 £13.75 £11.95
90th Percentile £187.50 £38.75 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% -46.92% +109.68%

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 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 (63.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (62.05%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (54.82%) Java
4 76 (45.78%) Puppet
5 69 (41.57%) Migration
6 63 (37.95%) Ansible
7 62 (37.35%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (35.54%) Oracle
9 58 (34.94%) Opscode Chef
9 58 (34.94%) DevOps
10 52 (31.33%) Linux
11 51 (30.72%) Tomcat
12 47 (28.31%) MySQL
13 45 (27.11%) PostgreSQL
14 44 (26.51%) TDD
15 42 (25.30%) OpenStack
15 42 (25.30%) NUnit
15 42 (25.30%) WebSphere
15 42 (25.30%) NoSQL
15 42 (25.30%) MSTest
15 42 (25.30%) WebLogic
15 42 (25.30%) OO
16 39 (23.49%) Jenkins
17 36 (21.69%) Docker
18 30 (18.07%) SQL Server
19 26 (15.66%) Python
20 25 (15.06%) Windows
20 25 (15.06%) Git (software)
21 23 (13.86%) React
22 22 (13.25%) Terraform

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 51 (30.72%) Tomcat
2 42 (25.30%) OpenStack
2 42 (25.30%) WebLogic
2 42 (25.30%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.63%) JBoss
4 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.20%) Confluence
4 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.20%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (3.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 105 (63.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (12.05%) AWS CloudFormation
3 15 (9.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (6.63%) Office 365
5 8 (4.82%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (4.22%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (3.01%) Amazon S3
7 5 (3.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (2.41%) IaaS
9 3 (1.81%) PaaS
9 3 (1.81%) SaaS
10 2 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.60%) Datadog
11 1 (0.60%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.60%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) Firewall
2 3 (1.81%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (1.81%) Wireless
3 2 (1.20%) DHCP
3 2 (1.20%) DNS
3 2 (1.20%) NAS
3 2 (1.20%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.20%) SAN
3 2 (1.20%) Skype
3 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.60%) ADSL
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.60%) Junos
4 1 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) Network Security
4 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (28.31%) MySQL
2 45 (27.11%) PostgreSQL
3 42 (25.30%) NoSQL
4 30 (18.07%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.82%) MarkLogic
6 6 (3.61%) EDRMS
7 5 (3.01%) Blockchain
7 5 (3.01%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.81%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.20%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.60%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (25.30%) MSTest
1 42 (25.30%) NUnit
2 39 (23.49%) Jenkins
3 25 (15.06%) Git (software)
4 21 (12.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 21 (12.65%) Selenium
5 13 (7.83%) Maven
6 12 (7.23%) Cucumber
7 9 (5.42%) Ant
7 9 (5.42%) Travis CI
7 9 (5.42%) Vagrant
8 7 (4.22%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.20%) Hudson
10 2 (1.20%) JIRA
10 2 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.20%) Subversion
11 1 (0.60%) GoCD
11 1 (0.60%) JMeter
11 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (3.61%) Finance
2 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
4 2 (1.20%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Law
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (43.37%) Developer
2 47 (28.31%) Java Developer
3 43 (25.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (10.84%) AWS Engineer
5 17 (10.24%) AWS DevOps
6 16 (9.64%) .NET Developer
6 16 (9.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 16 (9.64%) Senior .NET Developer
6 16 (9.64%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.43%) Architect
7 14 (8.43%) AWS Developer
8 11 (6.63%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.22%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (4.22%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 7 (4.22%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (4.22%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (2.41%) DBA
11 4 (2.41%) PHP Developer
11 4 (2.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.86%) React
2 19 (11.45%) .NET
3 17 (10.24%) Spring
4 16 (9.64%) ASP.NET
5 15 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (8.43%) Spring Boot
7 12 (7.23%) HTML
8 11 (6.63%) Gherkin
9 9 (5.42%) JSP
9 9 (5.42%) Struts
9 9 (5.42%) Web Services
10 7 (4.22%) REST
10 7 (4.22%) SOAP
11 6 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (3.01%) Hibernate
12 5 (3.01%) J2EE
12 5 (3.01%) Qt
13 4 (2.41%) XML
14 3 (1.81%) CSS
14 3 (1.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.63%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (5.42%) Fat Client
2 9 (5.42%) Thin Client
3 7 (4.22%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (3.01%) 3D Printing
4 5 (3.01%) Clustering
4 5 (3.01%) User Experience
4 5 (3.01%) Wiki
5 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.81%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.81%) Replication
6 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.20%) Fintech
6 2 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.20%) IVR
6 2 (1.20%) Social Media
7 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (31.33%) Linux
2 25 (15.06%) Windows
3 20 (12.05%) Unix
4 13 (7.83%) Windows Server
5 12 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.82%) CentOS
8 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.20%) MVS
9 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (62.05%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (41.57%) Migration
3 62 (37.35%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (34.94%) DevOps
5 44 (26.51%) TDD
6 42 (25.30%) OO
7 19 (11.45%) Scrum
8 18 (10.84%) Test Automation
9 15 (9.04%) Microservices
9 15 (9.04%) MVC
10 12 (7.23%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.23%) SDET
11 11 (6.63%) API Testing
11 11 (6.63%) Configuration Management
11 11 (6.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 11 (6.63%) Front End Development
12 9 (5.42%) Change Management
13 8 (4.82%) CRM
13 8 (4.82%) TOGAF
13 8 (4.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 91 (54.82%) Java
2 26 (15.66%) Python
3 17 (10.24%) Bash Shell
4 15 (9.04%) JavaScript
5 14 (8.43%) C#
6 11 (6.63%) SQL
7 10 (6.02%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.61%) Korn
8 6 (3.61%) Ruby
9 5 (3.01%) C++
9 5 (3.01%) Java 8
9 5 (3.01%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.41%) PHP
11 2 (1.20%) Perl
12 1 (0.60%) C
12 1 (0.60%) Go
12 1 (0.60%) Scala
12 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) GDPR
1 2 (1.20%) QA
1 2 (1.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) BS25999
2 1 (0.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 36 (21.69%) Docker
2 15 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.02%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.81%) OpenAM
6 2 (1.20%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.20%) Xen
6 2 (1.20%) XenApp
7 1 (0.60%) NFS
Systems Management
1 76 (45.78%) Puppet
2 63 (37.95%) Ansible
3 58 (34.94%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (13.25%) Terraform
5 14 (8.43%) Kubernetes
6 9 (5.42%) Packer
7 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.60%) Salt
8 1 (0.60%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.60%) Suricata
8 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (35.54%) Oracle
2 16 (9.64%) Google
3 15 (9.04%) VMware
4 11 (6.63%) Citrix
5 9 (5.42%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.42%) MKS
5 9 (5.42%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.41%) HP
7 3 (1.81%) Cisco
8 2 (1.20%) Avaya
8 2 (1.20%) GENBAND
8 2 (1.20%) Genesys
8 2 (1.20%) IBM
8 2 (1.20%) Informatica
8 2 (1.20%) Tableau
8 2 (1.20%) Temenos
9 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.60%) Meraki
9 1 (0.60%) Siemens
9 1 (0.60%) Splunk