Period
to 15 December 2019

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 15 December 2019 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 125 108
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17 -20
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.051% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.20% 1.34% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Bristol median daily rate £575 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +26.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £538 £463 £325
90th Percentile £613 £488 £506
South West median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 509 522 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.85% 23.84% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 389 221
Bristol median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £200 £300 £193
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £468 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +8.78% +7.44% -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 7
Bristol median hourly rate £19.76 £175.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -88.71% +900.00% -56.25%
10th Percentile £14.43 £60.83 £13.90
90th Percentile £40.60 £187.50 £35.39
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +30.68% +18.92% -43.94%

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 15 December 2019, 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 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Serverless
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) Serverless
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform