Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 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 CloudFormation
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 108 100
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 -
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 18 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.87% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.49% 0.69% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Bristol median daily rate £500 £383 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.72% - -
South West median daily rate £500 £500 £558
% change year-on-year - -10.31% -
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 516 290 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.84% 15.58% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 217 130
Bristol median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £210 £207
90th Percentile £601 £580 £614
South West median daily rate £455 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +7.12% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Bristol median hourly rate £18.50 £17.25 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.25% -58.43% +124.32%
10th Percentile £17.25 £14.05 £39.75
90th Percentile £19.75 £31.49 £43.25
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -2.70%

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

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS CloudFormation in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (94.44%) Terraform
2 17 (94.44%) PowerShell
3 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) Linux
4 14 (77.78%) Docker
5 13 (72.22%) Kubernetes
6 10 (55.56%) Python
7 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 9 (50.00%) Ansible
8 8 (44.44%) Ruby
9 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
9 7 (38.89%) OpenShift
10 6 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 6 (33.33%) Google
10 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
11 5 (27.78%) Unix
11 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (27.78%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (22.22%) IIS
12 4 (22.22%) Finance
13 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (16.67%) Nagios
13 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
13 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 3 (16.67%) .NET
13 3 (16.67%) SQL Server

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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (38.89%) OpenShift
3 6 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (16.67%) Datadog
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (44.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Architect
4 4 (22.22%) AWS Architect
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Site Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) PowerShell
2 10 (55.56%) Python
3 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (44.44%) Ruby
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) Terraform
2 13 (72.22%) Kubernetes
3 9 (50.00%) Ansible
4 5 (27.78%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (16.67%) Grafana
6 3 (16.67%) Icinga
6 3 (16.67%) Nagios
7 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft