The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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 Web Services (AWS)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 12 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 47 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 14.46% 11.34% 9.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.47% 55.93% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 28 27
Median daily rate £475 £475 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £453 £413
% change year-on-year -0.55% +9.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 99 59 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 30.46% 20.27% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 45 32
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +70.58% -36.44%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Oxford

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Oxford

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Oxford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 39 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.24%) TDD
3 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 23 (31.08%) Web Services
5 22 (29.73%) Java
5 22 (29.73%) Pair Programming
6 21 (28.38%) Scrum
6 21 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (24.32%) Migration
8 17 (22.97%) CSS
8 17 (22.97%) HTML
8 17 (22.97%) Kanban
8 17 (22.97%) Test Automation
8 17 (22.97%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (22.97%) Node.js
9 15 (20.27%) AngularJS
9 15 (20.27%) PRINCE2
9 15 (20.27%) Software Engineering
10 14 (18.92%) PMI
10 14 (18.92%) PMP
10 14 (18.92%) PMI Certification
10 14 (18.92%) Windows
11 13 (17.57%) Python
11 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
11 13 (17.57%) Web Development
11 13 (17.57%) JIRA
12 12 (16.22%) BDD
12 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
13 11 (14.86%) ITIL
13 11 (14.86%) Docker

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 6 (8.11%) Apache Spark
1 6 (8.11%) JBoss
2 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.05%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.70%) IIS
4 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.35%) nginx
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Magento
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.46%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (8.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (6.76%) GitHub
5 4 (5.41%) Amazon S3
5 4 (5.41%) Office 365
6 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (2.70%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.70%) IaaS
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.35%) PaaS
8 1 (1.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) WAN
2 4 (5.41%) Network Security
3 3 (4.05%) DNS
3 3 (4.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (4.05%) LAN
3 3 (4.05%) VPN
4 2 (2.70%) BGP
4 2 (2.70%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.70%) Firewall
4 2 (2.70%) HTTP
4 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 10 (13.51%) MongoDB
3 8 (10.81%) Big Data
4 5 (6.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (6.76%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.35%) MySQL
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
1 13 (17.57%) JIRA
2 7 (9.46%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.46%) Maven
3 6 (8.11%) Bitbucket
3 6 (8.11%) Grunt
3 6 (8.11%) gulp
3 6 (8.11%) IntelliJ
3 6 (8.11%) Selenium
4 5 (6.76%) JUnit
5 4 (5.41%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.41%) Mocha
5 4 (5.41%) Mockito
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.35%) GitLab
7 1 (1.35%) Gradle
7 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 10 (13.51%) Publishing
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (51.35%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) Node.js Developer
3 15 (20.27%) Project Manager
4 12 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 10 (13.51%) AWS Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Agile Developer
6 8 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Architect
7 5 (6.76%) AWS Architect
7 5 (6.76%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Data Centre Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (5.41%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (5.41%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.08%) Web Services
2 17 (22.97%) CSS
2 17 (22.97%) HTML
2 17 (22.97%) Node.js
3 15 (20.27%) AngularJS
4 10 (13.51%) Sass
5 9 (12.16%) JSON
6 7 (9.46%) CSS3
6 7 (9.46%) LESS
6 7 (9.46%) Spring
7 6 (8.11%) Dropwizard
7 6 (8.11%) HTML5
7 6 (8.11%) Hystrix
7 6 (8.11%) Play Framework
7 6 (8.11%) React
7 6 (8.11%) Scalatra
8 5 (6.76%) Apache Camel
8 5 (6.76%) Java EE
8 5 (6.76%) RESTful
8 5 (6.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) PMI
2 9 (12.16%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) Semantic Web
4 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.05%) Unix
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.70%) CentOS
6 1 (1.35%) Debian
6 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.24%) TDD
3 22 (29.73%) Pair Programming
4 21 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (28.38%) Scrum
5 18 (24.32%) Migration
6 17 (22.97%) Kanban
6 17 (22.97%) Test Automation
7 15 (20.27%) PRINCE2
7 15 (20.27%) Software Engineering
8 13 (17.57%) Web Development
9 12 (16.22%) BDD
10 11 (14.86%) DevOps
10 11 (14.86%) ITIL
10 11 (14.86%) Unit Testing
11 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
11 10 (13.51%) Front End Development
12 9 (12.16%) API Development
12 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
12 9 (12.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 22 (29.73%) Java
3 13 (17.57%) Python
4 9 (12.16%) Scala
5 8 (10.81%) PHP
6 6 (8.11%) Groovy
7 5 (6.76%) SQL
8 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.70%) C#
8 2 (2.70%) Perl
8 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.70%) Ruby
8 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) C++
9 1 (1.35%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) PMI Certification
1 14 (18.92%) PMP
2 2 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) PMO
2 6 (8.11%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (14.86%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) iptables
3 1 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Terraform
2 5 (6.76%) Ansible
3 4 (5.41%) Mesos
3 4 (5.41%) Puppet
3 4 (5.41%) SCCM
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (4.05%) SELinux
5 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.70%) Packer
5 2 (2.70%) Salt
6 1 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.35%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.35%) Kibana
6 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.35%) Nagios
6 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) New Relic
3 4 (5.41%) Infor
3 4 (5.41%) Juniper
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) Palo Alto
4 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) Qualys
6 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) VMware
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