Period
to 16 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 84 89
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5 0
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 36 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.77% 1.37% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 1.41% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 4
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +15.85%
10th Percentile £450 £416 £388
90th Percentile £581 £533 £545
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +11.11%
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 1,265 1,132 1,128
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.23% 96.67% 97.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 802 824
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £425 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +9.32% -2.81%
10th Percentile £262 £230 £213
90th Percentile £600 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 59 58
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.12% +15.79% -10.94%
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.46 £10.46
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.80 £37.50
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% +14.29%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +11 29 £500 +2.56% 6
Kidlington - 4 £545 -
Bicester - 1 £350 -
AWS Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 29 (80.56%) DevOps
2 26 (72.22%) Terraform
3 23 (63.89%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (55.56%) Ansible
5 17 (47.22%) Node.js
5 17 (47.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (36.11%) Redis
6 13 (36.11%) BDD
6 13 (36.11%) AngularJS
6 13 (36.11%) TypeScript
6 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
6 13 (36.11%) QA
6 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
6 13 (36.11%) Web Services
6 13 (36.11%) MySQL
7 10 (27.78%) Puppet
8 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
10 7 (19.44%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 7 (19.44%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 7 (19.44%) Linux
11 6 (16.67%) Firewall
11 6 (16.67%) DNS
11 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.67%) Network Security
11 6 (16.67%) Project Management

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 13 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 23 (63.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (8.33%) Datadog
3 3 (8.33%) SaaS
3 3 (8.33%) Slack
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.56%) Serverless
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) DNS
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
1 6 (16.67%) Network Security
2 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.89%) VPN
3 4 (11.11%) BGP
3 4 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) MySQL
1 13 (36.11%) Redis
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Node.js
2 13 (36.11%) AngularJS
2 13 (36.11%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) SAML
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) CentOS
4 1 (2.78%) Debian
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) DevOps
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (36.11%) BDD
3 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
4 7 (19.44%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (19.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 4 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 4 (11.11%) Service Design
6 4 (11.11%) Time Management
6 4 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
1 13 (36.11%) TypeScript
2 5 (13.89%) Python
3 4 (11.11%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) QA
2 4 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (72.22%) Terraform
2 20 (55.56%) Ansible
3 10 (27.78%) Puppet
4 4 (11.11%) Nagios
4 4 (11.11%) SCOM
5 2 (5.56%) SCCM
6 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.78%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) New Relic
3 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.11%) Juniper
3 4 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 3 (8.33%) PagerDuty
5 2 (5.56%) Google
5 2 (5.56%) Ivanti
5 2 (5.56%) Splunk
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Fortinet