Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 21 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 AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 99 100
Rank change year-on-year +30 +1 -13
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 33 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.65% 0.87% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.19% 3.09% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +53.85% -23.53%
10th Percentile £350 £414 £313
90th Percentile £560 £525 £408
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -5.26% +46.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EC2 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 459 356 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 36.90% 28.21% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 268 208
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%
10th Percentile £345 £306 £313
90th Percentile £588 £538 £527
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £414
% change year-on-year -2.86% +5.74% +0.30%
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 EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Oxfordshire

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Oxfordshire

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EC2 in Oxfordshire

Amazon EC2
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 EC2 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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 +14 23 £450 -10.00%
Kidlington 0 6 £443 -11.50%
Amazon EC2
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 28 (84.85%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (69.70%) DevOps
3 21 (63.64%) Amazon S3
4 20 (60.61%) Docker
5 17 (51.52%) Puppet
5 17 (51.52%) Terraform
6 16 (48.48%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (48.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (48.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
7 15 (45.45%) Configuration Management
7 15 (45.45%) Serverless
8 13 (39.39%) Artifactory
8 13 (39.39%) Cucumber
8 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (39.39%) Maven
8 13 (39.39%) Sonatype Nexus
9 11 (33.33%) Java
10 10 (30.30%) SQL
10 10 (30.30%) Linux
10 10 (30.30%) Task Automation
11 8 (24.24%) Scrum
11 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
11 8 (24.24%) Kanban
12 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.21%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
13 6 (18.18%) .NET
13 6 (18.18%) Oracle

Amazon EC2
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 4 (12.12%) Apache Solr
1 4 (12.12%) JBoss
1 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 28 (84.85%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (63.64%) Amazon S3
3 16 (48.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 16 (48.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 16 (48.48%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (45.45%) Serverless
5 3 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (3.03%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (3.03%) Route 53
7 1 (3.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) Intranet
2 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.03%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 13 (39.39%) Artifactory
2 13 (39.39%) Cucumber
2 13 (39.39%) Maven
2 13 (39.39%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.06%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.03%) GitLab
5 1 (3.03%) JUnit
5 1 (3.03%) Mockito
General
1 6 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Developer
3 5 (15.15%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (12.12%) AWS Developer
4 4 (12.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) Node.js
3 3 (9.09%) Hystrix
4 2 (6.06%) Classic ASP
4 2 (6.06%) Spring
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) CSS3
5 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) J2EE
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) LAMP
5 1 (3.03%) POSIX
5 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.03%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.03%) Life Science
2 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) CentOS
2 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) DevOps
2 15 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) Task Automation
5 8 (24.24%) Kanban
5 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.18%) Open Source
8 3 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
8 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.06%) Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.06%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
9 2 (6.06%) Physics
10 1 (3.03%) Front End Development
10 1 (3.03%) Re-Platforming
10 1 (3.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.03%) AWK
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) iptables
2 1 (3.03%) NFS
2 1 (3.03%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (51.52%) Puppet
1 17 (51.52%) Terraform
2 5 (15.15%) Ansible
3 3 (9.09%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.03%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (3.03%) Assembla
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com