Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 Web Services (AWS)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 7 23
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 +16
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 292 189 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.74% 14.93% 7.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 63.48% 53.09% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 160 86
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £466 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -4.51% +2.63%
10th Percentile £388 £336 £363
90th Percentile £598 £525 £520
South East median daily rate £478 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.11% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £39.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -10.26% -79.37%

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 460 356 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 37.40% 28.12% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 267 206
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £345 £306 £313
90th Percentile £588 £538 £528
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £420
% change year-on-year -2.86% +4.17% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £39.00
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +3 202 £500 +7.30% 22
Kidlington 0 26 £488 +2.63% 1
Abingdon +2 2 £475 +46.15% 4
Thame -1 2 £355 -16.47%
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 152 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (38.01%) Java
3 107 (36.64%) Web Services
4 89 (30.48%) TDD
5 88 (30.14%) JavaScript
5 88 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
6 80 (27.40%) Scrum
7 78 (26.71%) Linux
8 77 (26.37%) AngularJS
9 73 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 72 (24.66%) Git (software)
11 71 (24.32%) DevOps
12 69 (23.63%) Kanban
13 64 (21.92%) Docker
14 63 (21.58%) Test Automation
15 62 (21.23%) Puppet
16 61 (20.89%) Maven
17 60 (20.55%) HTML
18 59 (20.21%) CSS
19 58 (19.86%) Node.js
20 57 (19.52%) Jenkins
21 55 (18.84%) Terraform
22 51 (17.47%) BDD
23 50 (17.12%) JIRA
24 49 (16.78%) SQL
25 48 (16.44%) jQuery
26 47 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
27 45 (15.41%) Pair Programming
28 44 (15.07%) Publishing
29 41 (14.04%) Unit Testing

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 19 (6.51%) Apache Spark
2 17 (5.82%) Apache
3 15 (5.14%) Confluence
4 12 (4.11%) JBoss
5 6 (2.05%) IIS
5 6 (2.05%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.71%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.37%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.03%) CMS
8 3 (1.03%) Mongoose
8 3 (1.03%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.68%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.68%) nginx
9 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.34%) Drupal
10 1 (0.34%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (3.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (4.45%) Magento
2 12 (4.11%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.71%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (9.59%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (8.90%) Serverless
4 25 (8.56%) Amazon S3
4 25 (8.56%) AWS Lambda
5 19 (6.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 19 (6.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (4.45%) Office 365
7 9 (3.08%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (2.05%) PaaS
10 5 (1.71%) Amazon Glacier
11 4 (1.37%) Boomi
12 3 (1.03%) Akamai
12 3 (1.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (1.03%) GitHub
12 3 (1.03%) SaaS
12 3 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.19%) DNS
2 10 (3.42%) HTTP
2 10 (3.42%) LDAP
3 9 (3.08%) DHCP
3 9 (3.08%) Kerberos
3 9 (3.08%) Network Security
3 9 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (2.74%) Firewall
5 7 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (2.40%) VPN
6 5 (1.71%) BGP
6 5 (1.71%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.37%) FTP
8 3 (1.03%) Internet
8 3 (1.03%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.68%) Intranet
9 2 (0.68%) WAN
10 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.34%) LAN
10 1 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.59%) MongoDB
3 22 (7.53%) NoSQL
4 21 (7.19%) Big Data
5 20 (6.85%) Amazon RDS
6 19 (6.51%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.37%) MySQL
10 4 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.37%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.03%) Redis
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 72 (24.66%) Git (software)
2 61 (20.89%) Maven
3 57 (19.52%) Jenkins
4 50 (17.12%) JIRA
5 34 (11.64%) JUnit
6 24 (8.22%) Ant
7 23 (7.88%) Mockito
8 19 (6.51%) Oracle Forms
9 14 (4.79%) Cucumber
10 13 (4.45%) Artifactory
10 13 (4.45%) Grunt
10 13 (4.45%) gulp
10 13 (4.45%) IntelliJ
10 13 (4.45%) SoapUI
10 13 (4.45%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (3.42%) Talend Open Studio
12 8 (2.74%) Gradle
13 7 (2.40%) Bitbucket
13 7 (2.40%) Subversion
14 3 (1.03%) GitLab
General
1 44 (15.07%) Publishing
2 13 (4.45%) Finance
3 3 (1.03%) Retail
4 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (42.47%) Developer
2 61 (20.89%) AWS Developer
3 46 (15.75%) Java Developer
4 40 (13.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 39 (13.36%) AWS Engineer
6 25 (8.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 22 (7.53%) SQL Developer
8 21 (7.19%) .NET Developer
8 21 (7.19%) C# Developer
9 20 (6.85%) Architect
9 20 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 20 (6.85%) SQL Server Developer
10 19 (6.51%) ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 19 (6.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (6.16%) Agile Developer
11 18 (6.16%) AWS DevOps
12 17 (5.82%) Node.js Developer
13 16 (5.48%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (36.64%) Web Services
2 77 (26.37%) AngularJS
3 60 (20.55%) HTML
4 59 (20.21%) CSS
5 58 (19.86%) Node.js
6 48 (16.44%) jQuery
7 40 (13.70%) React
8 23 (7.88%) .NET
9 22 (7.53%) ASP.NET
10 21 (7.19%) Ajax
10 21 (7.19%) REST
11 20 (6.85%) SOAP
12 18 (6.16%) HTML5
12 18 (6.16%) Sass
12 18 (6.16%) Spring
13 17 (5.82%) Hystrix
14 16 (5.48%) CSS3
14 16 (5.48%) JSON
15 15 (5.14%) Play Framework
15 15 (5.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.19%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.14%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.08%) Clustering
3 9 (3.08%) PMI
4 8 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.74%) Replication
5 6 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.05%) Semantic Web
6 4 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.37%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (1.03%) CMDB
7 3 (1.03%) New Media
7 3 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.68%) Fintech
8 2 (0.68%) NHS
8 2 (0.68%) Wiki
9 1 (0.34%) Life Science
9 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 78 (26.71%) Linux
2 34 (11.64%) Windows
3 23 (7.88%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.74%) Unix
5 7 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.03%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.68%) CentOS
8 1 (0.34%) Android
8 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.34%) Debian
8 1 (0.34%) Solaris
8 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (30.48%) TDD
3 88 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
4 80 (27.40%) Scrum
5 73 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 71 (24.32%) DevOps
7 69 (23.63%) Kanban
8 63 (21.58%) Test Automation
9 51 (17.47%) BDD
10 45 (15.41%) Pair Programming
11 41 (14.04%) Unit Testing
12 36 (12.33%) Software Engineering
13 35 (11.99%) MVC
14 31 (10.62%) Continuous Delivery
14 31 (10.62%) Time Management
15 30 (10.27%) Migration
16 28 (9.59%) Change Management
17 27 (9.25%) Open Source
18 26 (8.90%) SOA
18 26 (8.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 111 (38.01%) Java
2 88 (30.14%) JavaScript
3 49 (16.78%) SQL
4 35 (11.99%) Python
5 29 (9.93%) C#
6 22 (7.53%) Scala
7 21 (7.19%) VB.NET
8 17 (5.82%) PHP
9 13 (4.45%) Groovy
10 11 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.08%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.05%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.71%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.71%) Ruby
14 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.03%) ES6
16 2 (0.68%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.68%) ActionScript 2.0
16 2 (0.68%) R
16 2 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (7.19%) Degree
2 16 (5.48%) AWS Certification
3 9 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.08%) PMI Certification
3 9 (3.08%) PMP
4 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.34%) CCNA
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.34%) MCSE
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (12.33%) QA
2 8 (2.74%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.74%) SLA
3 4 (1.37%) PMO
4 2 (0.68%) RosettaNet
5 1 (0.34%) GCP
System Software
1 64 (21.92%) Docker
2 16 (5.48%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.14%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.34%) iptables
6 1 (0.34%) NFS
6 1 (0.34%) Samba
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.34%) XenApp
6 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 62 (21.23%) Puppet
2 55 (18.84%) Terraform
3 40 (13.70%) Ansible
4 24 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (5.82%) Mesos
5 17 (5.82%) SCOM
6 13 (4.45%) SCCM
7 9 (3.08%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (2.05%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.71%) Nagios
9 5 (1.71%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.68%) Packer
12 1 (0.34%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.34%) Kibana
12 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.34%) Salt
12 1 (0.34%) SELinux
12 1 (0.34%) systemd
12 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.56%) Oracle
3 19 (6.51%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (5.82%) New Relic
5 16 (5.48%) VMware
6 10 (3.42%) Talend
7 9 (3.08%) McAfee
8 8 (2.74%) Splunk
9 7 (2.40%) Google
10 6 (2.05%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.37%) Dell
11 4 (1.37%) Infor
12 3 (1.03%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.03%) Juniper
12 3 (1.03%) Palo Alto
13 2 (0.68%) Cisco
13 2 (0.68%) IBM
14 1 (0.34%) Citrix
14 1 (0.34%) Cloudera
14 1 (0.34%) Facebook