Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 23 September 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 CloudFormation
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 103 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - -
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 21 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.05% 0.33% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.15% 2.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 0
Bristol median daily rate £481 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.19% - -
South West median daily rate £450 £438 £550
% change year-on-year +2.86% -20.45% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

AWS CloudFormation 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 408 227 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.47% 12.63% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 170 161
Bristol median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £175 £300
90th Percentile £531 £532 £620
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +9.68% +1.97% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 £17.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +914.49% -46.92% -
10th Percentile £61.70 £13.75 £11.95
90th Percentile £187.50 £46.75 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -36.36% -15.38% +85.71%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in Bristol

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS CloudFormation in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 AWS CloudFormation.

1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (95.24%) Puppet
3 19 (90.48%) Jenkins
4 18 (85.71%) Java
4 18 (85.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (80.95%) Linux
6 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (57.14%) Ansible
7 12 (57.14%) Terraform
8 11 (52.38%) Docker
8 11 (52.38%) Windows
8 11 (52.38%) Google
9 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
9 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (47.62%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (42.86%) Spring Boot
10 9 (42.86%) Packer
10 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
10 9 (42.86%) Travis CI
10 9 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (42.86%) Vagrant
10 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (42.86%) Selenium
10 9 (42.86%) Fat Client
10 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (42.86%) Thin Client
10 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (42.86%) Citrix
10 9 (42.86%) Ant

AWS CloudFormation
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 9 (42.86%) JBoss
1 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (47.62%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) Jenkins
2 18 (85.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (42.86%) Ant
3 9 (42.86%) Maven
3 9 (42.86%) Selenium
3 9 (42.86%) Travis CI
3 9 (42.86%) Vagrant
4 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Python Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) JSP
1 9 (42.86%) Spring
1 9 (42.86%) Spring Boot
1 9 (42.86%) Struts
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 9 (42.86%) Thin Client
2 7 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (23.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (28.57%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
4 9 (42.86%) Change Management
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Threat Detection
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.76%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Docker
2 9 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (95.24%) Puppet
2 12 (57.14%) Ansible
2 12 (57.14%) Terraform
3 9 (42.86%) Packer
4 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
6 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Google
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
2 9 (42.86%) MKS
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Red Hat