Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 73 83
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 +16
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 31 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.51% 2.24% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 2.35% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 25
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £500 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.30% -1.89%
10th Percentile £371 £414 £428
90th Percentile £640 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
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 1,201 1,147 1,233
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 95.27% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 874 876
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% -
10th Percentile £262 £250 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 38 55
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.77 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.55% +9.35% +1.56%
10th Percentile £13.53 £10.21 £10.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £56.50 £39.95
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.38% +7.97%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +10 26 £525 +5.00% 10
Kidlington 0 2 £544 +45.00% 2
Bicester - 1 £350 -
Faringdon - 1 - -
AWS Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 17 (54.84%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (45.16%) DevOps
4 12 (38.71%) Puppet
4 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
5 11 (35.48%) Terraform
5 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle
5 11 (35.48%) Python
6 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
6 10 (32.26%) Ansible
7 8 (25.81%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (22.58%) Docker
9 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
9 6 (19.35%) Web Services
10 5 (16.13%) Java 8
10 5 (16.13%) CRM
10 5 (16.13%) B2B
10 5 (16.13%) Marketing
10 5 (16.13%) Finance
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (12.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
11 4 (12.90%) Serverless
12 3 (9.68%) Adyen
12 3 (9.68%) Slack

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 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (25.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (12.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (12.90%) Serverless
5 3 (9.68%) Datadog
5 3 (9.68%) SaaS
5 3 (9.68%) Slack
6 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (6.45%) IaaS
6 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
7 1 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LAN
1 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) MPLS
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Redis
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Back Office
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) Kafka
2 3 (9.68%) SAML
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) CentOS
2 1 (3.23%) Debian
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) DevOps
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (16.13%) B2B
5 5 (16.13%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.68%) Build Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Quote-to-Cash
6 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
6 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Webhook
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) Python
3 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
4 5 (16.13%) Java 8
5 3 (9.68%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) Go
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) AWS Certification
1 1 (3.23%) CCNA
1 1 (3.23%) CCNP
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
2 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) Puppet
2 11 (35.48%) Terraform
3 10 (32.26%) Ansible
4 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
6 2 (6.45%) SCCM
7 1 (3.23%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
1 11 (35.48%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (9.68%) Adyen
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) New Relic
2 3 (9.68%) PagerDuty
2 3 (9.68%) WorldPay
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) Ivanti
4 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.23%) SaltStack