Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 11 18
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 +4
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 165 141 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 13.29% 11.95% 7.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.53% 46.84% 51.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 145 80
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £325 £375 £338
90th Percentile £663 £545 £625
South East median daily rate £500 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -25.88% - -

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 340 301 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 27.38% 25.51% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 248 130
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £338 £299
90th Percentile £625 £580 £564
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.69% -51.67%
10th Percentile £12.15 £13.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £124.05 £46.95 £15.75
South East median hourly rate £18.89 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +14.48% -15.36% -17.92%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 97 £500 - 26
Kidlington +3 24 £575 +15.00% 5
Abingdon 0 2 £420 -1.18% 5
Bicester -4 1 £350 -
Banbury - 1 £400 - 1
Witney - 1 £625 - 4
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (41.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (38.79%) Web Services
3 63 (38.18%) DevOps
4 56 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (32.73%) Windows
6 44 (26.67%) Java
6 44 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 43 (26.06%) Linux
8 41 (24.85%) Microservices
9 33 (20.00%) Terraform
10 32 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (18.79%) ITIL
11 31 (18.79%) Python
12 30 (18.18%) Google
13 29 (17.58%) Active Directory
14 27 (16.36%) SCCM
14 27 (16.36%) Puppet
15 26 (15.76%) C#
16 25 (15.15%) PowerShell
16 25 (15.15%) Jenkins
16 25 (15.15%) GDPR
17 24 (14.55%) AngularJS
17 24 (14.55%) New Relic
17 24 (14.55%) Publishing
18 23 (13.94%) Google Cloud Platform
19 22 (13.33%) Node.js
19 22 (13.33%) Migration
19 22 (13.33%) DNS
20 21 (12.73%) Office 365
20 21 (12.73%) Windows 10

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 6 (3.64%) Apache
2 1 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.61%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.61%) IIS
2 1 (0.61%) Jetty
2 1 (0.61%) nginx
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 69 (41.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (13.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 21 (12.73%) Office 365
4 19 (11.52%) SaaS
5 17 (10.30%) Slack
6 10 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (6.06%) Serverless
7 9 (5.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (4.24%) Datadog
9 6 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (2.42%) Akamai
10 4 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.82%) G Suite
12 2 (1.21%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.61%) PaaS
13 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.33%) DNS
2 17 (10.30%) DHCP
2 17 (10.30%) Remote Desktop
3 16 (9.70%) Firewall
4 14 (8.48%) WAN
5 13 (7.88%) LAN
6 9 (5.45%) Network Security
6 9 (5.45%) VPN
7 5 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.42%) BGP
8 4 (2.42%) Kerberos
8 4 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.21%) IPsec
10 2 (1.21%) MPLS
10 2 (1.21%) NAS
10 2 (1.21%) PSTN
10 2 (1.21%) SMS
10 2 (1.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.70%) Amazon RDS
2 14 (8.48%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.24%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.42%) MySQL
6 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.61%) Big Data
8 1 (0.61%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.88%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.27%) JIRA
4 8 (4.85%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.03%) JUnit
5 5 (3.03%) Mockito
6 4 (2.42%) Maven
6 4 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.82%) GitLab
7 3 (1.82%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.21%) Ant
8 2 (1.21%) CMake
8 2 (1.21%) git-flow
9 1 (0.61%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.61%) Gradle
9 1 (0.61%) Grunt
9 1 (0.61%) gulp
9 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
General
1 24 (14.55%) Publishing
2 2 (1.21%) Electronics
2 2 (1.21%) Finance
2 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.21%) Marketing
2 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (20.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (17.58%) Architect
2 29 (17.58%) Developer
3 23 (13.94%) AWS DevOps
3 23 (13.94%) AWS Engineer
4 19 (11.52%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (10.91%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (9.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 12 (7.27%) Support Engineer
7 12 (7.27%) Windows Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) Cloud Developer
8 10 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (6.06%) Network Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.45%) AWS Developer
9 9 (5.45%) Lead DevOps
9 9 (5.45%) SCCM Engineer
9 9 (5.45%) Security Engineer
9 9 (5.45%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (38.79%) Web Services
2 24 (14.55%) AngularJS
3 22 (13.33%) Node.js
4 19 (11.52%) HTML
5 17 (10.30%) .NET
6 12 (7.27%) HTML5
6 12 (7.27%) REST
7 10 (6.06%) jQuery
8 8 (4.85%) CSS
9 7 (4.24%) Ajax
9 7 (4.24%) ASP.NET
10 6 (3.64%) SAML
11 3 (1.82%) LDAP
11 3 (1.82%) React
11 3 (1.82%) Spring
12 2 (1.21%) Dropwizard
12 2 (1.21%) Kafka
12 2 (1.21%) Natural Language Processing
12 2 (1.21%) OAuth
12 2 (1.21%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.09%) CMDB
1 15 (9.09%) User Experience
2 9 (5.45%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.45%) Public Cloud
2 9 (5.45%) Taxonomies
3 7 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.61%) PMI
5 1 (0.61%) Replication
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (32.73%) Windows
2 43 (26.06%) Linux
3 21 (12.73%) Windows 10
4 19 (11.52%) Windows Server
5 16 (9.70%) Apple iOS
5 16 (9.70%) Mac OS
6 15 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.85%) Unix
8 5 (3.03%) CentOS
8 5 (3.03%) Debian
8 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.21%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.21%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (38.18%) DevOps
2 56 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (24.85%) Microservices
4 32 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (18.79%) ITIL
6 22 (13.33%) Migration
7 21 (12.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 20 (12.12%) ITSM
9 19 (11.52%) Change Management
10 17 (10.30%) Mobile Device Management
10 17 (10.30%) Problem Management
10 17 (10.30%) Service Design
11 15 (9.09%) Application Packaging
11 15 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 15 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (9.09%) Data Protection
11 15 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
11 15 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 15 (9.09%) Time Management
12 14 (8.48%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (26.67%) Java
2 31 (18.79%) Python
3 26 (15.76%) C#
4 25 (15.15%) PowerShell
5 15 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 14 (8.48%) Go
6 14 (8.48%) Scala
7 13 (7.88%) Ruby
7 13 (7.88%) SQL
8 11 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.64%) C++
9 6 (3.64%) Groovy
9 6 (3.64%) PHP
10 5 (3.03%) Java 8
10 5 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.82%) Perl
12 1 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.61%) Lingo
12 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.42%) A+ Certification
1 4 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (2.42%) Degree
2 3 (1.82%) CCNP
3 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.61%) PMP
3 1 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.15%) GDPR
2 9 (5.45%) PMO
3 6 (3.64%) HIPAA
3 6 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 29 (17.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (11.52%) Docker
3 17 (10.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 33 (20.00%) Terraform
2 27 (16.36%) Puppet
2 27 (16.36%) SCCM
3 19 (11.52%) Ansible
4 15 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (5.45%) SCOM
6 7 (4.24%) Kubernetes
7 6 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (3.03%) Nagios
9 3 (1.82%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.82%) Packer
9 3 (1.82%) SELinux
10 2 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.61%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.61%) Kibana
11 1 (0.61%) logstash
11 1 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 30 (18.18%) Google
3 24 (14.55%) New Relic
4 17 (10.30%) PagerDuty
5 16 (9.70%) Apple
6 9 (5.45%) Cisco
7 8 (4.85%) Oracle
8 6 (3.64%) SolarWinds
8 6 (3.64%) Splunk
9 4 (2.42%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.42%) Juniper
9 4 (2.42%) Palo Alto
9 4 (2.42%) SAP
10 3 (1.82%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.21%) F5
11 2 (1.21%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.21%) McAfee
11 2 (1.21%) Sophos
12 1 (0.61%) Aerohive Networks
12 1 (0.61%) Meraki