The table below looks at the statistics for Engine Yard skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Engine Yard over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Engine Yard
Rank 592 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Engine Yard 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
3093 2073 1286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.99% 4.20% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2077 1341 893
Average daily rate £415 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £528 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 52 34
Average hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £23.90 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+30.30% -48.43%

Engine Yard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Engine Yard across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Engine Yard Jobs Demand Trend in England

Engine Yard
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Engine Yard across the England region.

Engine Yard Daily Rate Trend in England

Engine Yard
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Engine Yard within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 4 £450 -
North West - 1 £383 -
Engine Yard
UK

Engine Yard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Engine Yard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Engine Yard.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Heroku
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Puppet
4 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
4 5 (55.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) Coaching
5 4 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
5 4 (44.44%) BDD
5 4 (44.44%) MCollective
5 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
5 4 (44.44%) Node.js
5 4 (44.44%) Cobbler
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) Selenium
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Kanban
5 4 (44.44%) CentOS
5 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 4 (44.44%) Scala
5 4 (44.44%) Clustering
5 4 (44.44%) Device Driver

Engine Yard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Engine Yard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Engine Yard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (44.44%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Heroku
2 4 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
2 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) AWS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) MCollective
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Device Driver
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
3 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Kanban
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Coaching
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Korn
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Cobbler
3 3 (33.33%) Nagios
3 3 (33.33%) collectd
4 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Google
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Akamai