Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 14 19
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5 +29
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 265 132 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.79% 10.87% 8.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 58.63% 46.64% 44.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 112 86
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £464 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.82% -7.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £386 £351 £368
90th Percentile £625 £585 £563
South East median daily rate £484 £450 £448
% change year-on-year +7.56% +0.56% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -

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 452 283 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 37.17% 23.31% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 216 194
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £338 £306 £313
90th Percentile £613 £600 £537
South East median daily rate £448 £450 £423
% change year-on-year -0.56% +6.51% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £13.63 - -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.06 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.21% +3.39% +29.41%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +7 182 £500 +7.30% 27
Kidlington +6 26 £500 +8.11% 4
Thame 0 1 £310 -27.06% 1
Abingdon - 1 £525 - 6
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 130 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (38.11%) Java
3 97 (36.60%) Web Services
4 91 (34.34%) DevOps
5 89 (33.58%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (32.45%) JavaScript
7 76 (28.68%) Linux
7 76 (28.68%) Scrum
8 73 (27.55%) AngularJS
9 71 (26.79%) Puppet
10 67 (25.28%) TDD
11 65 (24.53%) Git (software)
12 64 (24.15%) Docker
13 63 (23.77%) Kanban
14 60 (22.64%) Test Automation
14 60 (22.64%) Maven
15 59 (22.26%) Configuration Management
16 57 (21.51%) SQL
17 56 (21.13%) HTML
17 56 (21.13%) BDD
17 56 (21.13%) Terraform
18 55 (20.75%) jQuery
18 55 (20.75%) CSS
19 54 (20.38%) Node.js
20 53 (20.00%) Jenkins
21 52 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
22 50 (18.87%) Ansible
23 40 (15.09%) MVC
24 38 (14.34%) Publishing
25 37 (13.96%) Python

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 16 (6.04%) WebLogic
2 15 (5.66%) JBoss
3 14 (5.28%) Confluence
4 12 (4.53%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.15%) Apache Spark
6 10 (3.77%) Apache
6 10 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.26%) nginx
7 6 (2.26%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.51%) CMS
8 4 (1.51%) Jetty
8 4 (1.51%) Mongoose
8 4 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.13%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.75%) IIS
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.38%) Drupal
11 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (2.64%) Magento
2 5 (1.89%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.13%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (13.21%) Serverless
3 34 (12.83%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (12.45%) AWS Lambda
5 32 (12.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 31 (11.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 30 (11.32%) Amazon S3
8 16 (6.04%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (4.53%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (4.53%) Office 365
10 7 (2.64%) Akamai
10 7 (2.64%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (1.89%) Amazon Glacier
12 4 (1.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (1.51%) Boomi
13 3 (1.13%) GitHub
13 3 (1.13%) PaaS
13 3 (1.13%) SaaS
13 3 (1.13%) Slack
13 3 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.66%) DNS
2 10 (3.77%) LDAP
3 9 (3.40%) DHCP
3 9 (3.40%) HTTP
3 9 (3.40%) Kerberos
4 8 (3.02%) Firewall
4 8 (3.02%) Network Security
4 8 (3.02%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (2.64%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (2.64%) VPN
6 5 (1.89%) BGP
6 5 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.51%) FTP
7 4 (1.51%) Internet
8 3 (1.13%) WAN
9 2 (0.75%) Intranet
10 1 (0.38%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.38%) MPLS
10 1 (0.38%) OSPF
10 1 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.83%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.45%) MongoDB
3 17 (6.42%) NoSQL
4 13 (4.91%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (4.15%) Big Data
5 11 (4.15%) Hadoop
6 8 (3.02%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (2.64%) MySQL
7 7 (2.64%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.51%) Redis
9 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.38%) GIS
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 65 (24.53%) Git (software)
2 60 (22.64%) Maven
3 53 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 35 (13.21%) JUnit
5 31 (11.70%) JIRA
6 24 (9.06%) Ant
6 24 (9.06%) Mockito
7 22 (8.30%) Cucumber
8 17 (6.42%) Artifactory
8 17 (6.42%) Sonatype Nexus
9 13 (4.91%) SoapUI
10 12 (4.53%) Grunt
10 12 (4.53%) gulp
10 12 (4.53%) IntelliJ
11 11 (4.15%) git-flow
12 10 (3.77%) Bitbucket
13 8 (3.02%) Subversion
14 6 (2.26%) GitLab
14 6 (2.26%) Selenium
15 5 (1.89%) Gradle
General
1 38 (14.34%) Publishing
2 12 (4.53%) Finance
3 3 (1.13%) Retail
4 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (38.87%) Developer
2 55 (20.75%) AWS Developer
3 52 (19.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 48 (18.11%) Java Developer
5 40 (15.09%) AWS Engineer
6 28 (10.57%) SQL Developer
7 25 (9.43%) .NET Developer
7 25 (9.43%) C# Developer
7 25 (9.43%) SQL Server Developer
8 24 (9.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (9.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 24 (9.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (9.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (8.68%) AWS DevOps
10 22 (8.30%) Architect
10 22 (8.30%) Cloud Engineer
11 20 (7.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 16 (6.04%) Java Team Leader
12 16 (6.04%) Team Leader
13 15 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (36.60%) Web Services
2 73 (27.55%) AngularJS
3 56 (21.13%) HTML
4 55 (20.75%) CSS
4 55 (20.75%) jQuery
5 54 (20.38%) Node.js
6 37 (13.96%) React
7 27 (10.19%) .NET
8 26 (9.81%) Ajax
8 26 (9.81%) ASP.NET
9 20 (7.55%) Spring
10 19 (7.17%) Hystrix
11 18 (6.79%) HTML5
11 18 (6.79%) SOAP
12 17 (6.42%) REST
13 15 (5.66%) Play Framework
14 12 (4.53%) Dropwizard
14 12 (4.53%) RESTful
14 12 (4.53%) Scalatra
14 12 (4.53%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.42%) Computer Science
1 17 (6.42%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (3.40%) Clustering
2 9 (3.40%) Replication
3 6 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.26%) Semantic Web
4 5 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.51%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.51%) Grid Computing
5 4 (1.51%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.51%) Minimum Viable Product
5 4 (1.51%) New Media
6 3 (1.13%) CMDB
6 3 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.75%) Fintech
7 2 (0.75%) Wiki
8 1 (0.38%) Life Science
8 1 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 76 (28.68%) Linux
2 30 (11.32%) Windows
3 17 (6.42%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.64%) CentOS
4 7 (2.64%) Unix
4 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.26%) Debian
6 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.13%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.38%) Android
8 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (34.34%) DevOps
3 89 (33.58%) Continuous Integration
4 76 (28.68%) Scrum
5 67 (25.28%) TDD
6 63 (23.77%) Kanban
7 60 (22.64%) Test Automation
8 59 (22.26%) Configuration Management
9 56 (21.13%) BDD
10 40 (15.09%) MVC
11 36 (13.58%) Unit Testing
12 34 (12.83%) Software Engineering
13 33 (12.45%) Continuous Delivery
14 31 (11.70%) Pair Programming
15 26 (9.81%) Time Management
16 24 (9.06%) SOA
17 23 (8.68%) Microservices
18 20 (7.55%) Open Source
19 19 (7.17%) Web Development
20 18 (6.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (38.11%) Java
2 86 (32.45%) JavaScript
3 57 (21.51%) SQL
4 37 (13.96%) Python
5 34 (12.83%) C#
6 25 (9.43%) VB.NET
7 19 (7.17%) PowerShell
8 16 (6.04%) Bash Shell
9 15 (5.66%) Groovy
10 12 (4.53%) Shell Script
11 11 (4.15%) PHP
11 11 (4.15%) Scala
12 7 (2.64%) Ruby
13 6 (2.26%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.89%) Perl
15 4 (1.51%) ES6
16 3 (1.13%) XPath
17 2 (0.75%) ActionScript
17 2 (0.75%) ActionScript 2.0
17 2 (0.75%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 21 (7.92%) Degree
2 11 (4.15%) AWS Certification
3 9 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.38%) CCNA
4 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.38%) MCSE
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.38%) PMP
4 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.83%) QA
2 8 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.26%) SLA
4 2 (0.75%) RosettaNet
5 1 (0.38%) GCP
5 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 64 (24.15%) Docker
2 13 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.91%) Hyper-V
3 12 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.38%) iptables
5 1 (0.38%) NFS
5 1 (0.38%) Samba
5 1 (0.38%) vCloud
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.38%) XenApp
5 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 71 (26.79%) Puppet
2 56 (21.13%) Terraform
3 50 (18.87%) Ansible
4 34 (12.83%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (6.04%) SCOM
6 12 (4.53%) SCCM
7 9 (3.40%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (3.40%) Mesos
8 8 (3.02%) ZABBIX
9 5 (1.89%) Kibana
9 5 (1.89%) logstash
9 5 (1.89%) Nagios
9 5 (1.89%) Packer
10 3 (1.13%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.38%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.38%) Salt
11 1 (0.38%) SELinux
11 1 (0.38%) systemd
11 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.55%) New Relic
2 20 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (7.17%) Oracle
4 16 (6.04%) Google
5 14 (5.28%) VMware
6 13 (4.91%) Splunk
7 10 (3.77%) Talend
8 9 (3.40%) McAfee
9 6 (2.26%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.51%) Dell
11 3 (1.13%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.13%) Juniper
11 3 (1.13%) Palo Alto
12 2 (0.75%) Assembla
12 2 (0.75%) Cisco
12 2 (0.75%) IBM
13 1 (0.38%) Citrix
13 1 (0.38%) Cloudera
13 1 (0.38%) SAP