Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 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 AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 95 108
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 -4
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 11 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.56% 0.82% 0.058%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.82% 7.22% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 0
Bristol median daily rate £438 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% - -
South West median daily rate £463 £450 £380
% change year-on-year +2.78% +18.42% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Amazon EC2 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 EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Bristol

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Bristol

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EC2 in Bristol

Amazon EC2
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 EC2 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 EC2
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
3 7 (63.64%) GitHub
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Blog
5 5 (45.45%) Kanban
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
5 5 (45.45%) BDD
5 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
5 5 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (45.45%) High Availability
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 5 (45.45%) Ember.js
5 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (45.45%) CQRS
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API

Amazon EC2
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 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) GitHub
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (9.09%) Route 53
5 1 (9.09%) Serverless
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
3 3 (27.27%) Redis
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) AWS Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Azure Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Software Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (45.45%) Ember.js
1 5 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (36.36%) Node.js
3 3 (27.27%) React
4 2 (18.18%) LAMP
4 2 (18.18%) Laravel
4 2 (18.18%) Memcached
4 2 (18.18%) React Native
4 2 (18.18%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blog
1 5 (45.45%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (45.45%) CQRS
3 5 (45.45%) High Availability
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Microservices
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Programming
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Immutable Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Scala
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) Ansible
2 2 (18.18%) Terraform
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) New Relic
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) SAP