Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 6 months to 20 October 2018 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 +20
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 143 240 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 11.73% 19.92% 14.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.31% 58.39% 53.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 228 163
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £481 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +3.49% +3.33%
10th Percentile £375 £388 £338
90th Percentile £660 £577 £525
South East median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £40.96 £35.00
% change year-on-year -31.64% +17.02% +25.00%

Amazon AWS 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 338 411 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 27.73% 34.11% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 344 261
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.69% -1.67%
10th Percentile £324 £345 £303
90th Percentile £638 £580 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £19.61
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.68% +22.56%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Oxfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Oxfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Oxfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Amazon AWS in Oxfordshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 78 £500 - 54
Kidlington -4 15 £600 +21.52% 3
Abingdon -3 12 £420 -11.58% 3
Thame -6 3 £750 +87.50%
Witney - 1 £625 -
Bicester - 1 £350 -
Faringdon - 1 - -
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 56 (39.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (35.66%) DevOps
4 45 (31.47%) Web Services
5 43 (30.07%) Java
6 37 (25.87%) Puppet
7 33 (23.08%) Python
8 30 (20.98%) Ansible
9 29 (20.28%) Microservices
10 27 (18.88%) Docker
10 27 (18.88%) Terraform
11 26 (18.18%) AngularJS
11 26 (18.18%) C#
11 26 (18.18%) Linux
12 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
12 25 (17.48%) Windows
12 25 (17.48%) Jenkins
13 22 (15.38%) SQL
13 22 (15.38%) .NET
14 21 (14.69%) Microsoft
15 20 (13.99%) Migration
15 20 (13.99%) Opscode Chef
16 19 (13.29%) HTML
16 19 (13.29%) Software Engineering
17 18 (12.59%) PowerShell
17 18 (12.59%) Kubernetes
18 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
18 17 (11.89%) MVC
19 16 (11.19%) jQuery
19 16 (11.19%) Google

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.40%) Apache
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.70%) Confluence
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 56 (39.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (10.49%) Serverless
4 13 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (7.69%) Office 365
6 10 (6.99%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (6.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (6.29%) SaaS
8 7 (4.90%) Datadog
8 7 (4.90%) Slack
9 5 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (3.50%) GitHub
10 4 (2.80%) PaaS
10 4 (2.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (1.40%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (1.40%) G Suite
12 2 (1.40%) IaaS
13 1 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.09%) WAN
2 12 (8.39%) Firewall
2 12 (8.39%) LAN
3 8 (5.59%) Network Security
4 7 (4.90%) DNS
5 6 (4.20%) DHCP
5 6 (4.20%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (2.10%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.10%) MPLS
6 3 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.40%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.40%) NAS
7 2 (1.40%) Wireless
8 1 (0.70%) BGP
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.59%) Redis
3 5 (3.50%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (3.50%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.80%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (2.80%) MySQL
4 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.40%) Big Data
6 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.70%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.70%) HDInsight
7 1 (0.70%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (17.48%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.49%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.90%) Maven
4 6 (4.20%) GitLab
5 5 (3.50%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.50%) JUnit
5 5 (3.50%) Mockito
5 5 (3.50%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.80%) Ant
6 4 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.40%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.40%) CMake
7 2 (1.40%) git-flow
7 2 (1.40%) GoCD
7 2 (1.40%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.40%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.70%) Gradle
8 1 (0.70%) Grunt
8 1 (0.70%) gulp
8 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 15 (10.49%) Publishing
2 6 (4.20%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.80%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.40%) Electronics
4 2 (1.40%) Finance
4 2 (1.40%) Marketing
4 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (23.78%) Developer
2 31 (21.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (13.99%) Architect
4 18 (12.59%) AWS Engineer
5 17 (11.89%) AWS DevOps
6 15 (10.49%) AWS Developer
7 14 (9.79%) .NET Developer
7 14 (9.79%) Angular Developer
7 14 (9.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (9.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (8.39%) SQL Developer
9 11 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.99%) C# Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (6.99%) SQL Server Developer
11 9 (6.29%) Analyst
11 9 (6.29%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (6.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.47%) Web Services
2 26 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 22 (15.38%) .NET
4 19 (13.29%) HTML
5 16 (11.19%) jQuery
6 15 (10.49%) ASP.NET
7 12 (8.39%) CSS
8 10 (6.99%) Ajax
8 10 (6.99%) SAML
9 8 (5.59%) HTML5
10 7 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (4.90%) Node.js
11 6 (4.20%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.20%) Entity Framework
11 6 (4.20%) Kafka
12 5 (3.50%) OAuth
12 5 (3.50%) OAuth2
13 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (2.80%) Dapper ORM
13 4 (2.80%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.29%) CMDB
1 9 (6.29%) Taxonomies
1 9 (6.29%) User Experience
2 8 (5.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (4.90%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.20%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.80%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.80%) PKI
6 2 (1.40%) Clustering
6 2 (1.40%) Replication
7 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.18%) Linux
2 25 (17.48%) Windows
3 9 (6.29%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.50%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.80%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.10%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.40%) CentOS
7 2 (1.40%) Debian
7 2 (1.40%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.66%) DevOps
3 29 (20.28%) Microservices
4 20 (13.99%) Migration
5 19 (13.29%) Software Engineering
6 17 (11.89%) MVC
7 15 (10.49%) Configuration Management
8 13 (9.09%) Scrum
8 13 (9.09%) SDLC
9 11 (7.69%) Kanban
9 11 (7.69%) Service Management
10 10 (6.99%) ITIL
11 9 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (6.29%) ITIL V3
11 9 (6.29%) ITSM
11 9 (6.29%) TDD
11 9 (6.29%) User Stories
11 9 (6.29%) Workflow
12 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 8 (5.59%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (30.07%) Java
2 33 (23.08%) Python
3 26 (18.18%) C#
4 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
5 22 (15.38%) SQL
6 18 (12.59%) PowerShell
7 16 (11.19%) Go
8 10 (6.99%) Scala
9 9 (6.29%) Ruby
10 8 (5.59%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.20%) C++
12 5 (3.50%) Groovy
13 3 (2.10%) Java 8
14 2 (1.40%) Perl
14 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.70%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 5 (3.50%) CCNP
1 5 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.80%) CEH
2 4 (2.80%) CISM
2 4 (2.80%) CISSP
2 4 (2.80%) Degree
3 2 (1.40%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) GDPR
2 6 (4.20%) QA
3 5 (3.50%) PMO
4 3 (2.10%) HIPAA
4 3 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (18.88%) Docker
2 11 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (3.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 37 (25.87%) Puppet
2 30 (20.98%) Ansible
3 27 (18.88%) Terraform
4 20 (13.99%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (12.59%) Kubernetes
6 8 (5.59%) SCCM
7 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.40%) Kibana
8 2 (1.40%) logstash
8 2 (1.40%) Packer
9 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (14.69%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.19%) Google
3 11 (7.69%) Oracle
4 10 (6.99%) Cisco
4 10 (6.99%) New Relic
5 7 (4.90%) PagerDuty
6 4 (2.80%) Apple
6 4 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.10%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.10%) Ivanti
7 3 (2.10%) SAP
8 2 (1.40%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.70%) F5
9 1 (0.70%) HP
9 1 (0.70%) Informatica
9 1 (0.70%) Meraki
9 1 (0.70%) Sophos