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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 73 65
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% 0.11% 0.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.90% 1.64% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £394 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £450 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £450 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £403
% change year-on-year - +11.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EC2 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 77 61 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 9.40% 6.70% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 51 25
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £449 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.75 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -86.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EC2 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) Blog
4 3 (50.00%) Scala
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef

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 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) GitHub
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) AWS Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Azure Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blog
1 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) CQRS
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin