Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 93 69
Rank change year-on-year +5 -24 +25
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 24 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.96% 0.33% 2.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.59% 1.49% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 22
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £500 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +21.95% -3.53%
10th Percentile £358 £440 £247
90th Percentile £515 £500 £485
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
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 429 268 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 35.02% 22.11% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 208 194
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £325 £298 £313
90th Percentile £618 £600 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £14.50
10th Percentile £13.20 - £13.25
90th Percentile £14.50 - £15.75
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year -8.82% -4.21% +23.46%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -4 15 £450 -10.00% 3
Kidlington - 6 - - 1
Amazon EC2
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 24 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (87.50%) DevOps
3 19 (79.17%) Amazon S3
4 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 15 (62.50%) Puppet
5 15 (62.50%) Docker
6 14 (58.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (58.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 14 (58.33%) AWS Lambda
6 14 (58.33%) Terraform
6 14 (58.33%) Serverless
7 13 (54.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (54.17%) Artifactory
7 13 (54.17%) Cucumber
7 13 (54.17%) Maven
7 13 (54.17%) Configuration Management
8 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
9 8 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (29.17%) Java
10 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (25.00%) Linux
11 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (25.00%) Task Automation
12 5 (20.83%) Node.js
12 5 (20.83%) SQL
13 4 (16.67%) Open Source
14 3 (12.50%) Kanban
14 3 (12.50%) Scrum
14 3 (12.50%) Spring
14 3 (12.50%) Mathematics

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 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 24 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (79.17%) Amazon S3
3 14 (58.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 14 (58.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 14 (58.33%) AWS Lambda
3 14 (58.33%) Serverless
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (8.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (54.17%) Artifactory
2 13 (54.17%) Cucumber
2 13 (54.17%) Maven
2 13 (54.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.17%) GitLab
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Mockito
General
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Salesforce Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Node.js
2 3 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) CSS3
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) JSON
3 2 (8.33%) Visualforce
4 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.17%) J2EE
4 1 (4.17%) LAMP
4 1 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) CentOS
2 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) DevOps
2 13 (54.17%) Configuration Management
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (25.00%) Task Automation
7 4 (16.67%) Open Source
8 3 (12.50%) Kanban
8 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
8 3 (12.50%) Physics
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.17%) Analytics
10 1 (4.17%) Bioinformatics
10 1 (4.17%) Data Management
10 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
10 1 (4.17%) TDD
10 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
10 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Apex Code
3 2 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) NFS
2 1 (4.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) Puppet
2 14 (58.33%) Terraform
3 2 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Assembla
1 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle