Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Web Services DevOps
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 101 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +97
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 35 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.60% 0.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 0.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 0
Bristol median daily rate £500 £500 -
South West median daily rate £513 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 2,092 1,849 1,601
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 94.82% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,450 1,249 1,122
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £213 £238
90th Percentile £550 £525 £560
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 62 81
Bristol median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.29% -27.08% +45.45%
10th Percentile £14.50 £11.78 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.75 £50.23 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £25.88
% change year-on-year +27.27% +6.28% -13.75%

AWS DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured AWS DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps in Bristol

AWS DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS DevOps in Bristol

AWS DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS DevOps in Bristol

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, AWS DevOps contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring AWS DevOps in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) DevOps
2 29 (82.86%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (65.71%) Terraform
4 20 (57.14%) Linux
5 18 (51.43%) Python
5 18 (51.43%) Docker
5 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
6 16 (45.71%) Kubernetes
7 15 (42.86%) Ansible
8 14 (40.00%) Windows
9 13 (37.14%) Bash Shell
9 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
10 12 (34.29%) Puppet
11 9 (25.71%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (25.71%) Java
11 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (22.86%) Unix
12 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 7 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (17.14%) CentOS
15 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
15 5 (14.29%) Amazon S3
15 5 (14.29%) Data Extraction
15 5 (14.29%) Wiki
15 5 (14.29%) Scrum
15 5 (14.29%) Korn
15 5 (14.29%) SQL
15 5 (14.29%) Oracle

AWS DevOps Skill Set
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 (8.57%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) Confluence
2 2 (5.71%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 29 (82.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (25.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 5 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (11.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (8.57%) OpenShift
7 2 (5.71%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (5.71%) Datadog
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MarkLogic
2 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.43%) Maven
3 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.71%) JIRA
5 1 (2.86%) GoCD
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) Spring
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 2 (5.71%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.71%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (22.86%) Unix
4 6 (17.14%) CentOS
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Data Extraction
3 5 (14.29%) ETL
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Microservices
6 2 (5.71%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) TDD
7 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.86%) Data Management
7 1 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Python
2 13 (37.14%) Bash Shell
2 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
3 9 (25.71%) Java
4 5 (14.29%) Korn
4 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 5 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (11.43%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) BS25999
1 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (65.71%) Terraform
2 16 (45.71%) Kubernetes
3 15 (42.86%) Ansible
4 12 (34.29%) Puppet
5 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (5.71%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (5.71%) Grafana
6 2 (5.71%) Icinga
6 2 (5.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.57%) Google
4 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft