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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.60% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £300
% change year-on-year +5.88% +41.66%  
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 84 98 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 10.02% 11.67% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 79 55
Median daily rate £425 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year +75.75% -38.31%  

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
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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 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 26 June 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Kanban
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (75.00%) Blog
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 6 (75.00%) Microservices
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (75.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (75.00%) CQRS
3 6 (75.00%) GitHub
3 6 (75.00%) Ember.js
3 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (75.00%) High Availability
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement

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 6 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) GitHub
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (12.50%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) AWS Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Azure Developer
4 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (75.00%) Ember.js
1 6 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (62.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Laravel
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Blog
1 6 (75.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Kanban
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (75.00%) CQRS
3 6 (75.00%) High Availability
3 6 (75.00%) Microservices
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat