Period
to 21 April 2018

The median contractor rate for an AWS Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 84 83
Rank change year-on-year +32 -1 -14
Contract jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 53 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.29% 0.78% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 0.80% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 8 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +13.89%
10th Percentile £450 £463 £480
90th Percentile £625 £579 £565
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £413
% change year-on-year - +21.21% -4.62%
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 1,213 1,126 1,038
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.22% 97.74% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 794 787
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +12.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £191 £196
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 54 54
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.79% -13.64%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.90 £10.65
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £38.03
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +5.88%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +31 43 £500 -2.44%
Kidlington - 4 £545 - 1
AWS Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 40 (75.47%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (69.81%) DevOps
3 33 (62.26%) Terraform
4 31 (58.49%) Ansible
5 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (47.17%) Node.js
7 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
8 21 (39.62%) AngularJS
8 21 (39.62%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (35.85%) Software Engineering
10 17 (32.08%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (30.19%) Web Services
12 15 (28.30%) BDD
13 14 (26.42%) Puppet
13 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (24.53%) QA
14 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
14 13 (24.53%) Redis
14 13 (24.53%) MySQL
14 13 (24.53%) Docker
14 13 (24.53%) TypeScript
15 11 (20.75%) PHP
15 11 (20.75%) Scrum
15 11 (20.75%) Kanban
16 10 (18.87%) Linux
17 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
18 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
18 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
18 8 (15.09%) TDD
18 8 (15.09%) Pair Programming

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 17 (32.08%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) nginx
4 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Magento
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 40 (75.47%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (9.43%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (9.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.66%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.66%) Serverless
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) DNS
1 5 (9.43%) Firewall
1 5 (9.43%) Network Security
1 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.43%) VPN
2 4 (7.55%) BGP
2 4 (7.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) MySQL
1 13 (24.53%) Redis
2 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.77%) Big Data
4 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.66%) git-flow
3 3 (5.66%) Maven
4 2 (3.77%) Ant
4 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.77%) GitLab
4 2 (3.77%) JIRA
4 2 (3.77%) JUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Mockito
4 2 (3.77%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) SonarQube
4 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (5.66%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) Node.js
2 21 (39.62%) AngularJS
3 16 (30.19%) Web Services
4 6 (11.32%) CSS
4 6 (11.32%) CSS3
4 6 (11.32%) HTML
4 6 (11.32%) JSON
4 6 (11.32%) LESS
4 6 (11.32%) Sass
5 3 (5.66%) Spring
6 2 (3.77%) Grails
6 2 (3.77%) Java EE
6 2 (3.77%) JMS
6 2 (3.77%) jQuery
6 2 (3.77%) JSF
6 2 (3.77%) Play Framework
6 2 (3.77%) React
6 2 (3.77%) REST
6 2 (3.77%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.77%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.77%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
4 1 (1.89%) Debian
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) DevOps
2 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (39.62%) Continuous Delivery
4 19 (35.85%) Software Engineering
5 15 (28.30%) BDD
6 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (20.75%) Kanban
7 11 (20.75%) Scrum
8 8 (15.09%) Pair Programming
8 8 (15.09%) TDD
8 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
8 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.32%) API Development
9 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
9 6 (11.32%) Open Source
9 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (11.32%) Web Development
10 5 (9.43%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (9.43%) Time Management
11 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
2 13 (24.53%) TypeScript
3 11 (20.75%) PHP
4 6 (11.32%) Python
5 4 (7.55%) Java
5 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.66%) SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.77%) Scala
7 2 (3.77%) XPath
8 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (62.26%) Terraform
2 31 (58.49%) Ansible
3 14 (26.42%) Puppet
4 5 (9.43%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (7.55%) Nagios
5 4 (7.55%) SCOM
6 2 (3.77%) Mesos
7 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.89%) Packer
7 1 (1.89%) Salt
7 1 (1.89%) systemd
7 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Google
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
2 4 (7.55%) Juniper
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
2 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.66%) Splunk
4 2 (3.77%) New Relic