Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 21 November 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 AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 74 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 23 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.13% 1.27% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.57% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 0
Oxford median daily rate £450 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £500 £325
% change year-on-year -10.00% +53.85% -23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EC2 is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 304 234 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 41.30% 32.96% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 191 139
Oxford median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -2.70%
10th Percentile £350 £310 £360
90th Percentile £588 £538 £536
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £39.00

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Oxford

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Oxford

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EC2 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 20 (86.96%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (69.57%) DevOps
3 15 (65.22%) Amazon S3
4 14 (60.87%) Docker
5 12 (52.17%) Puppet
6 11 (47.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (47.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 11 (47.83%) Terraform
7 10 (43.48%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
7 10 (43.48%) Serverless
8 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
9 8 (34.78%) Maven
9 8 (34.78%) Java
9 8 (34.78%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (34.78%) Cucumber
9 8 (34.78%) Artifactory
10 7 (30.43%) Linux
11 6 (26.09%) SQL
11 6 (26.09%) Scrum
11 6 (26.09%) Kanban
11 6 (26.09%) Task Automation
12 5 (21.74%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (21.74%) Publishing
13 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
13 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
13 4 (17.39%) .NET
13 4 (17.39%) Oracle
13 4 (17.39%) JavaScript

Amazon EC2
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 3 (13.04%) JBoss
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 20 (86.96%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (65.22%) Amazon S3
3 11 (47.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 11 (47.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (43.48%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (43.48%) Serverless
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (4.35%) Route 53
6 1 (4.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Artifactory
2 8 (34.78%) Cucumber
2 8 (34.78%) Maven
2 8 (34.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.35%) GitLab
4 1 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Mockito
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.04%) AWS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) Hystrix
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) LAMP
4 1 (4.35%) POSIX
4 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Life Science
2 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Kanban
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) Task Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) Auto-Scaling
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.35%) Bioinformatics
8 1 (4.35%) Coaching
8 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
8 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.35%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
4 1 (4.35%) AWK
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) sed
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) iptables
2 1 (4.35%) NFS
2 1 (4.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Puppet
2 11 (47.83%) Terraform
3 4 (17.39%) Ansible
4 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
5 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
5 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Assembla
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com