Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 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 AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 104 93
Rank change year-on-year -14 -11 +9
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 7 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.33% 0.56% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.54% 3.93% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 13
Bristol median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% -
10th Percentile £463 £325 £425
90th Percentile £488 £526 £613
South West median daily rate £475 £444 £450
% change year-on-year +7.04% -1.39% +18.42%
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 456 280 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.53% 14.34% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 213 168
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £280 £175 £271
90th Percentile £538 £538 £622
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
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 £17.50 £18.56 £32.75
% change year-on-year -5.72% -43.32% +111.29%

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) Ansible
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Build Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Korn
2 5 (71.43%) Wiki
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Data Extraction
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon S3
3 2 (28.57%) Migration

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:

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon S3
2 5 (71.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Build Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Data Extraction
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Korn
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle