Period
to 21 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 100 97
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3 +9
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 11 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.57% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Bristol median daily rate £475 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -9.09% +6.45%
10th Percentile £388 £358 £331
90th Percentile £525 £453 £463
South West median daily rate £475 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% +9.68%
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 1,839 1,641 1,688
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 95.74% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,243 1,101 1,195
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £251 £213 £231
90th Percentile £530 £525 £550
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 54 78
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £30.50 £29.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.11% +3.04% +71.59%
10th Percentile £15.03 £11.65 £11.60
90th Percentile £52.25 £46.18 £45.08
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +44.44%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Puppet
3 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) Ansible
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Docker
5 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (36.36%) CentOS
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (36.36%) MarkLogic
6 4 (36.36%) Spring
6 4 (36.36%) Maven
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
7 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) Korn
7 3 (27.27%) Wiki
7 3 (27.27%) ETL
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
7 3 (27.27%) SQL

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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
2 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MarkLogic
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
General
1 1 (9.09%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Wiki
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) CentOS
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Build Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Data Extraction
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Application Rationalisation
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Korn
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) BS25999
1 1 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) Ansible
3 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (27.27%) Terraform
5 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle