Period
to 18 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 November 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 Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 111 101
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 -8
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 22 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.06% 0.56% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.59% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 9
Bristol median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +23.71%
10th Percentile £335 £394 £403
90th Percentile £575 £625 £548
South West median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +23.71%
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 1,986 1,863 1,654
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.00% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,348 1,271 1,172
Bristol median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £259 £213 £231
90th Percentile £538 £525 £545
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 59 82
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £17.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.57% -28.57% +53.13%
10th Percentile £15.45 £11.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £60.63 £51.95 £47.40
South West median hourly rate £38.29 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +23.50% +24.00% -9.09%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Bristol

AWS Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Engineer in Bristol

AWS Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, AWS Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (90.91%) DevOps
2 13 (59.09%) Docker
2 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
3 11 (50.00%) Puppet
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 10 (45.45%) Terraform
5 9 (40.91%) Python
5 9 (40.91%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
5 9 (40.91%) Ansible
6 7 (31.82%) Kubernetes
6 7 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
6 7 (31.82%) Unix
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
8 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
8 5 (22.73%) Build Automation
8 5 (22.73%) Data Extraction
8 5 (22.73%) Korn
8 5 (22.73%) Wiki
8 5 (22.73%) Migration
8 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
8 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
8 5 (22.73%) SQL

AWS Engineer 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 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
3 5 (22.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (9.09%) OpenShift
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) MarkLogic
3 2 (9.09%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) GoCD
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Spring
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Qt
2 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Wiki
2 2 (9.09%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Unix
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (22.73%) Build Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) Data Extraction
3 5 (22.73%) ETL
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Security
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Microservices
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
1 9 (40.91%) Java
1 9 (40.91%) Python
2 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
3 5 (22.73%) Korn
3 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Puppet
2 10 (45.45%) Terraform
3 9 (40.91%) Ansible
4 7 (31.82%) Kubernetes
5 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) HP