Period
to 22 November 2019

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

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
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 106 105
Rank change year-on-year +26 -1 -
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 34 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.75% 1.31% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.37% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 9
Bristol median daily rate £550 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £500 £419 £363
90th Percentile £600 £588 £625
South West median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
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 2,038 1,884
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.59% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,214 1,395 1,293
Bristol median daily rate £420 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £225 £263 £213
90th Percentile £600 £538 £524
South West median daily rate £430 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +1.18% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 79 60
Bristol median hourly rate £34.50 £37.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.12% +114.57% -28.57%
10th Percentile £12.42 £15.37 £11.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £62.00 £50.03
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +6.58% +24.59% +22.00%

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 22 November 2019.

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 22 November 2019, 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 34 (100.00%) DevOps
2 27 (79.41%) Terraform
3 24 (70.59%) Python
4 22 (64.71%) Ansible
5 20 (58.82%) Docker
6 16 (47.06%) Java
7 13 (38.24%) PHP
8 12 (35.29%) AWS
9 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
10 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
11 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
12 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure as Code
13 4 (11.76%) Linux
14 3 (8.82%) Web Services
14 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
14 3 (8.82%) Fintech
14 3 (8.82%) Amazon EKS
15 2 (5.88%) Amazon ECS
15 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
15 2 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (5.88%) Serverless
15 2 (5.88%) Microservices
15 2 (5.88%) AWS Certification
15 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
15 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
15 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
15 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
15 2 (5.88%) Azure

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 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon ECS
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (5.88%) Azure
3 2 (5.88%) Serverless
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.94%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (2.94%) Route 53
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.94%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
3 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (8.82%) Fintech
5 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Microservices
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.94%) A/B Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Blue-Green Deployment
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) Content Management
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (2.94%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (2.94%) High Availability
6 1 (2.94%) Open Source
6 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) Python
2 16 (47.06%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (79.41%) Terraform
2 22 (64.71%) Ansible
3 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet