Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 73 94
Rank change year-on-year +12 +21 -18
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 44 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.60% 2.05% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 2.10% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 24 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £471 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.27% -0.95% -5.00%
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £448
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1,181 1,188 1,151
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.38% 96.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 919 846 846
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £213
90th Percentile £600 £563 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 61
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +11.11%
10th Percentile £10.27 £10.75 £9.98
90th Percentile £50.50 £37.25 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Oxfordshire

AWS Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Engineer in Oxfordshire

AWS Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Engineer in Oxfordshire

AWS Engineer
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 AWS Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 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 0 38 £500 - 3
Kidlington -9 1 £375 -16.67% 1
AWS Engineer
South East

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, AWS Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (93.18%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (47.73%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (47.73%) DevOps
3 21 (47.73%) Terraform
4 18 (40.91%) Docker
5 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
5 17 (38.64%) Kanban
5 17 (38.64%) Puppet
5 17 (38.64%) Scrum
6 15 (34.09%) Linux
7 14 (31.82%) Ansible
7 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
7 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
8 12 (27.27%) TDD
8 12 (27.27%) Pair Programming
8 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (22.73%) Node.js
10 10 (22.73%) Java
10 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
11 9 (20.45%) Open Source
11 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
11 9 (20.45%) Python
11 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
11 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
12 8 (18.18%) PHP
12 8 (18.18%) Oracle
12 8 (18.18%) WebLogic

AWS Engineer Skill Set
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 8 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.64%) Apache Spark
3 5 (11.36%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.82%) JBoss
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.55%) Apache
6 1 (2.27%) nginx
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Magento
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 41 (93.18%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.91%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (11.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (11.36%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.36%) Serverless
4 4 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 4 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.27%) Office 365
5 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (4.55%) Network Security
1 2 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (2.27%) BGP
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
2 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.64%) Big Data
2 6 (13.64%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (6.82%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
2 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.91%) Maven
4 6 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.09%) Artifactory
5 4 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.82%) Ant
6 3 (6.82%) git-flow
6 3 (6.82%) JUnit
6 3 (6.82%) Mockito
7 2 (4.55%) GitLab
7 2 (4.55%) Selenium
7 2 (4.55%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.27%) JIRA
8 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (15.91%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) Node.js
2 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
3 8 (18.18%) Web Services
4 6 (13.64%) CSS
4 6 (13.64%) CSS3
4 6 (13.64%) HTML
4 6 (13.64%) JSON
4 6 (13.64%) LESS
4 6 (13.64%) Sass
5 4 (9.09%) Spring
6 3 (6.82%) Grails
6 3 (6.82%) Hystrix
6 3 (6.82%) Java EE
6 3 (6.82%) jQuery
6 3 (6.82%) JSF
6 3 (6.82%) Play Framework
6 3 (6.82%) React
6 3 (6.82%) REST
6 3 (6.82%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (9.09%) Semantic Web
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Grid Computing
2 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (47.73%) DevOps
3 17 (38.64%) Kanban
3 17 (38.64%) Scrum
4 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
4 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 12 (27.27%) Pair Programming
5 12 (27.27%) TDD
6 11 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
8 9 (20.45%) Open Source
8 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
9 8 (18.18%) Time Management
10 6 (13.64%) API Development
10 6 (13.64%) Web Development
11 4 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (9.09%) Task Automation
12 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
12 3 (6.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (22.73%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) Python
4 8 (18.18%) PHP
5 6 (13.64%) Scala
5 6 (13.64%) SQL
6 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.82%) XPath
8 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) PMO
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (47.73%) Terraform
2 17 (38.64%) Puppet
3 14 (31.82%) Ansible
4 6 (13.64%) Mesos
5 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (6.82%) ZABBIX
7 2 (4.55%) SCOM
8 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
8 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (2.27%) Nagios
8 1 (2.27%) Salt
8 1 (2.27%) SCCM
8 1 (2.27%) systemd
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Google
2 4 (9.09%) Splunk
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.27%) Juniper
4 1 (2.27%) McAfee
4 1 (2.27%) New Relic
4 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.27%) VMware