Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 10 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +13
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 169 166 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 13.34% 14.81% 13.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.01% 53.21% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 165 145
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +15.85%
10th Percentile £325 £375 £318
90th Percentile £668 £556 £538
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £31.50 - -

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 352 312 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 27.78% 27.83% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 256 202
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £313 £338 £306
90th Percentile £660 £580 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +15.15% -19.51% -1.20%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +1 100 £500 - 30
Kidlington +3 25 £575 +9.52% 2
Abingdon -3 8 £420 -1.18% 6
Thame -6 3 £750 +87.50%
Bicester -3 1 £350 -
Faringdon - 1 - -
Witney - 1 £625 -
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 69 (40.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (39.05%) Web Services
3 57 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (33.14%) DevOps
5 50 (29.59%) Windows
5 50 (29.59%) Java
6 47 (27.81%) Microservices
7 46 (27.22%) Linux
8 42 (24.85%) Microsoft
9 35 (20.71%) Puppet
10 34 (20.12%) Terraform
11 29 (17.16%) ITIL
11 29 (17.16%) C#
11 29 (17.16%) PowerShell
11 29 (17.16%) GDPR
12 27 (15.98%) Python
13 25 (14.79%) Active Directory
13 25 (14.79%) SCCM
13 25 (14.79%) AngularJS
14 23 (13.61%) Office 365
14 23 (13.61%) DNS
15 21 (12.43%) Migration
15 21 (12.43%) HTML
15 21 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (12.43%) Google
15 21 (12.43%) Jenkins
15 21 (12.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
16 20 (11.83%) Google Cloud Platform
16 20 (11.83%) Publishing
16 20 (11.83%) ITSM

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 5 (2.96%) Apache
2 3 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.59%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.59%) IIS
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 69 (40.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (13.61%) Office 365
3 20 (11.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (11.24%) SaaS
5 17 (10.06%) Slack
6 12 (7.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (5.92%) Serverless
8 8 (4.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (4.14%) Datadog
10 5 (2.96%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.37%) GitHub
12 3 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.78%) PaaS
13 2 (1.18%) Amazon S3
13 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.59%) G Suite
14 1 (0.59%) IaaS
14 1 (0.59%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.61%) DNS
2 17 (10.06%) DHCP
2 17 (10.06%) Remote Desktop
3 15 (8.88%) Firewall
4 13 (7.69%) WAN
5 12 (7.10%) LAN
5 12 (7.10%) Network Security
6 8 (4.73%) VPN
7 5 (2.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (2.96%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.37%) BGP
8 4 (2.37%) Kerberos
8 4 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.18%) NAS
10 2 (1.18%) SMS
11 1 (0.59%) MPLS
11 1 (0.59%) PSTN
11 1 (0.59%) Skype
11 1 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.06%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.55%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.55%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.78%) Redis
4 3 (1.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.18%) Big Data
5 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.59%) MySQL
6 1 (0.59%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Jenkins
2 14 (8.28%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.55%) JIRA
3 6 (3.55%) JUnit
3 6 (3.55%) Maven
3 6 (3.55%) Mockito
4 5 (2.96%) GitLab
5 4 (2.37%) Ant
5 4 (2.37%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (1.78%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.18%) CMake
7 2 (1.18%) git-flow
7 2 (1.18%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.18%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.59%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.59%) Gradle
8 1 (0.59%) Grunt
8 1 (0.59%) gulp
8 1 (0.59%) IntelliJ
General
1 20 (11.83%) Publishing
2 5 (2.96%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.78%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.18%) Electronics
4 2 (1.18%) Finance
4 2 (1.18%) Marketing
4 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (21.30%) Architect
2 34 (20.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (18.93%) Developer
4 23 (13.61%) AWS Engineer
4 23 (13.61%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (10.06%) AWS DevOps
5 17 (10.06%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 13 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (5.92%) AWS Developer
7 10 (5.92%) Cloud Developer
7 10 (5.92%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (5.92%) Network Engineer
7 10 (5.92%) Support Engineer
7 10 (5.92%) Web Developer
7 10 (5.92%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (5.33%) SQL Server Developer
8 9 (5.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (39.05%) Web Services
2 25 (14.79%) AngularJS
3 21 (12.43%) HTML
4 19 (11.24%) .NET
5 13 (7.69%) REST
6 12 (7.10%) HTML5
6 12 (7.10%) jQuery
6 12 (7.10%) Node.js
7 10 (5.92%) CSS
8 9 (5.33%) Ajax
8 9 (5.33%) ASP.NET
8 9 (5.33%) SAML
9 5 (2.96%) OAuth
9 5 (2.96%) OAuth2
9 5 (2.96%) React
10 3 (1.78%) Java EE
10 3 (1.78%) LDAP
10 3 (1.78%) Spring
11 2 (1.18%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.18%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.88%) CMDB
2 14 (8.28%) User Experience
3 9 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.33%) Public Cloud
3 9 (5.33%) Taxonomies
4 6 (3.55%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.96%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.78%) PKI
7 2 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (29.59%) Windows
2 46 (27.22%) Linux
3 19 (11.24%) Windows Server
4 18 (10.65%) Windows 10
5 16 (9.47%) Apple iOS
5 16 (9.47%) Mac OS
6 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.14%) Unix
8 4 (2.37%) CentOS
8 4 (2.37%) Debian
8 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (33.14%) DevOps
3 47 (27.81%) Microservices
4 29 (17.16%) ITIL
5 21 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (12.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 21 (12.43%) Migration
6 20 (11.83%) ITSM
7 18 (10.65%) Change Management
8 17 (10.06%) Problem Management
9 16 (9.47%) Service Design
9 16 (9.47%) Software Engineering
10 15 (8.88%) Application Packaging
10 15 (8.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (8.88%) Data Protection
10 15 (8.88%) Mobile Device Management
11 14 (8.28%) SDLC
11 14 (8.28%) SOA
11 14 (8.28%) Time Management
12 13 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (29.59%) Java
2 29 (17.16%) C#
2 29 (17.16%) PowerShell
3 27 (15.98%) Python
4 19 (11.24%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.88%) Scala
5 15 (8.88%) SQL
6 14 (8.28%) Go
7 12 (7.10%) Ruby
8 9 (5.33%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.14%) C++
10 5 (2.96%) Groovy
11 3 (1.78%) Java 8
12 1 (0.59%) Lingo
12 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.37%) A+ Certification
2 4 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.78%) CCNP
3 3 (1.78%) CEH
3 3 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.78%) CISM
3 3 (1.78%) CISSP
4 2 (1.18%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.59%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.59%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (17.16%) GDPR
2 9 (5.33%) PMO
3 6 (3.55%) HIPAA
3 6 (3.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.96%) GCP
5 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 25 (14.79%) Active Directory
2 19 (11.24%) Docker
3 17 (10.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (4.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 35 (20.71%) Puppet
2 34 (20.12%) Terraform
3 25 (14.79%) SCCM
4 19 (11.24%) Ansible
5 15 (8.88%) Microsoft Intune
6 14 (8.28%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (5.33%) SCOM
8 8 (4.73%) Kubernetes
9 5 (2.96%) Nagios
10 3 (1.78%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.78%) SELinux
11 2 (1.18%) Kibana
11 2 (1.18%) logstash
11 2 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (1.18%) Packer
12 1 (0.59%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 42 (24.85%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.43%) Google
3 18 (10.65%) New Relic
4 17 (10.06%) PagerDuty
5 16 (9.47%) Apple
6 10 (5.92%) Oracle
7 7 (4.14%) Cisco
8 6 (3.55%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.37%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.37%) Juniper
9 4 (2.37%) Palo Alto
9 4 (2.37%) SAP
10 3 (1.78%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.18%) F5
11 2 (1.18%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.18%) McAfee
11 2 (1.18%) Sophos
12 1 (0.59%) Aerohive Networks
12 1 (0.59%) Meraki
12 1 (0.59%) Splunk