Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 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 AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 88 65
Rank change year-on-year -2 -23 +30
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 12 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.98% 0.43% 2.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.40% 2.03% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 26
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.33% +30.00%
10th Percentile £363 £376 £301
90th Percentile £514 £515 £495
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
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 353 246 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 28.89% 21.32% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 199 142
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +1.80%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £300
90th Percentile £651 £580 £600
South East median daily rate £462 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.72% +5.88% +8.97%
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 £12.00 £13.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £17.50 £46.95 £15.75
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £16.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +9.76% -15.86% -7.72%

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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 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 -5 6 £450 +12.50% 1
Kidlington - 3 £547 -
Amazon EC2
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon S3
4 7 (58.33%) Puppet
4 7 (58.33%) Terraform
5 6 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (50.00%) Docker
5 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (50.00%) Serverless
6 5 (41.67%) Maven
6 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
6 5 (41.67%) Artifactory
6 5 (41.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (25.00%) Node.js
8 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
9 2 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
9 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (8.33%) Network Security
10 1 (8.33%) Kanban

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 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (50.00%) Serverless
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (8.33%) Slack
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Artifactory
2 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
2 5 (41.67%) Maven
2 5 (41.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Physics
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java 8
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
1 7 (58.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Assembla
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com