Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 72 89
Rank change year-on-year -22 +17 +16
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.24% 1.95% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.85% 6.92% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 18
Oxfordshire median daily rate £461 £400 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.19% -12.57% +40.77%
10th Percentile £379 £364 £232
90th Percentile £552 £545 £525
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +46.15%
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 352 318 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 27.96% 28.14% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 263 208
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £313 £338 £306
90th Percentile £660 £579 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
South East median hourly rate £18.95 £16.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +14.82% -18.52% -2.41%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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
Kidlington -7 1 £547 +23.50%
Oxford -17 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Amazon EC2
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Serverless
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Fortinet