Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 +15
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 129 283 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 11.65% 23.92% 14.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.02% 62.89% 52.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 248 153
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.53% -7.00%
10th Percentile £388 £387 £328
90th Percentile £600 £613 £525
South East median daily rate £525 £484 £450
% change year-on-year +8.47% +7.56% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.13 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -8.61% +28.57% -10.26%

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 307 450 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 27.73% 38.04% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 374 258
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £315 £340 £306
90th Percentile £591 £590 £538
South East median daily rate £473 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.44% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +9.38%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 76 £513 +2.50% 42
Abingdon 0 12 £420 -20.00% 2
Kidlington -13 8 £481 +1.32% 6
Thame -7 3 £750 +111.27% 1
Faringdon - 1 - -
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 49 (37.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (31.78%) DevOps
4 31 (24.03%) Ansible
4 31 (24.03%) Docker
4 31 (24.03%) Java
4 31 (24.03%) Python
5 26 (20.16%) SQL
5 26 (20.16%) Puppet
6 25 (19.38%) JavaScript
6 25 (19.38%) Web Services
7 22 (17.05%) Jenkins
8 21 (16.28%) Kubernetes
8 21 (16.28%) Linux
8 21 (16.28%) PowerShell
9 20 (15.50%) Windows
10 19 (14.73%) AngularJS
10 19 (14.73%) Opscode Chef
10 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
11 18 (13.95%) .NET
11 18 (13.95%) Migration
11 18 (13.95%) Microservices
12 17 (13.18%) Serverless
12 17 (13.18%) MVC
12 17 (13.18%) Oracle
12 17 (13.18%) ASP.NET
12 17 (13.18%) Microsoft
12 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering
13 16 (12.40%) C#
13 16 (12.40%) AWS CloudFormation

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 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.78%) Confluence
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 49 (37.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (13.18%) Serverless
3 16 (12.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (10.08%) Office 365
5 11 (8.53%) PaaS
6 10 (7.75%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (7.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (7.75%) SaaS
7 9 (6.98%) IaaS
8 5 (3.88%) Amazon S3
8 5 (3.88%) GitHub
9 4 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (1.55%) G Suite
12 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) Firewall
2 7 (5.43%) WAN
3 6 (4.65%) LAN
3 6 (4.65%) Network Security
4 5 (3.88%) DNS
5 4 (3.10%) VPN
6 3 (2.33%) MPLS
7 2 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.78%) BGP
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.78%) NAS
8 1 (0.78%) SAN
8 1 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.43%) MySQL
2 7 (5.43%) Redis
3 6 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.10%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (3.10%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.55%) Big Data
6 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.78%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.78%) HDInsight
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (17.05%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.88%) Cucumber
2 5 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.88%) GitLab
3 4 (3.10%) GoCD
3 4 (3.10%) Maven
3 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.33%) Hudson
4 3 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.33%) Selenium
5 2 (1.55%) Ant
5 2 (1.55%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.55%) git-flow
5 2 (1.55%) JUnit
5 2 (1.55%) Mockito
5 2 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.55%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.55%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.78%) JMeter
6 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (3.88%) Publishing
2 4 (3.10%) Aerospace
2 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (24.03%) Developer
2 22 (17.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (15.50%) AWS Engineer
4 14 (10.85%) .NET Developer
4 14 (10.85%) Angular Developer
4 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 14 (10.85%) AWS Developer
4 14 (10.85%) AWS DevOps
4 14 (10.85%) Cloud Engineer
5 13 (10.08%) Architect
6 12 (9.30%) Service Manager
6 12 (9.30%) SQL Developer
7 10 (7.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (7.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (7.75%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.75%) SQL Server Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.38%) Web Services
2 19 (14.73%) AngularJS
3 18 (13.95%) .NET
4 17 (13.18%) ASP.NET
5 15 (11.63%) jQuery
6 14 (10.85%) HTML
7 13 (10.08%) CSS
7 13 (10.08%) Kafka
8 10 (7.75%) Ajax
9 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (6.98%) JSON
10 7 (5.43%) OAuth
11 6 (4.65%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.65%) Entity Framework
12 4 (3.10%) .NET Core
12 4 (3.10%) ADO.NET
12 4 (3.10%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (3.10%) Dapper ORM
12 4 (3.10%) OAuth2
12 4 (3.10%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.98%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (5.43%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.65%) CMDB
3 6 (4.65%) Taxonomies
4 5 (3.88%) PKI
5 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.10%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.33%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.33%) User Experience
7 2 (1.55%) Clustering
7 2 (1.55%) Replication
7 2 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.28%) Linux
2 20 (15.50%) Windows
3 9 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.55%) CentOS
5 2 (1.55%) Debian
6 1 (0.78%) Unix
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (31.78%) DevOps
3 18 (13.95%) Microservices
3 18 (13.95%) Migration
4 17 (13.18%) MVC
4 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering
5 12 (9.30%) Identity Access Management
6 11 (8.53%) Configuration Management
6 11 (8.53%) Cryptography
6 11 (8.53%) Quote-to-Cash
6 11 (8.53%) SDLC
7 10 (7.75%) Scrum
8 9 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (6.20%) ITIL
9 8 (6.20%) Kanban
9 8 (6.20%) Service Management
9 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.20%) TOGAF
10 7 (5.43%) Data Encryption
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.03%) Java
1 31 (24.03%) Python
2 26 (20.16%) SQL
3 25 (19.38%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.28%) PowerShell
5 16 (12.40%) C#
6 10 (7.75%) Go
7 5 (3.88%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.88%) Java 8
7 5 (3.88%) Scala
8 3 (2.33%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.55%) C++
9 2 (1.55%) Groovy
9 2 (1.55%) Perl
9 2 (1.55%) Ruby
9 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 8 (6.20%) CISSP
2 7 (5.43%) AWS Certification
3 4 (3.10%) CCNP
3 4 (3.10%) CEH
3 4 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.10%) CISM
3 4 (3.10%) Degree
4 3 (2.33%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.55%) MCSE
5 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.30%) GDPR
2 8 (6.20%) QA
3 3 (2.33%) PMO
4 1 (0.78%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (24.03%) Docker
2 11 (8.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.10%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 31 (24.03%) Ansible
2 26 (20.16%) Puppet
3 21 (16.28%) Kubernetes
4 19 (14.73%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (12.40%) Terraform
6 5 (3.88%) SCOM
7 4 (3.10%) SCCM
8 2 (1.55%) Kibana
8 2 (1.55%) logstash
8 2 (1.55%) Packer
8 2 (1.55%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (13.18%) Microsoft
1 17 (13.18%) Oracle
2 13 (10.08%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.43%) Google
4 6 (4.65%) Cisco
4 6 (4.65%) New Relic
5 2 (1.55%) HP
5 2 (1.55%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.78%) CommVault
6 1 (0.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
6 1 (0.78%) Informatica
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.78%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) Sun