The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 62 66 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 33 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.55% 1.21% 3.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.14% 33.33% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 27
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£315 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £19.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+64.55% -64.09%
Amazon AWS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
70 42 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.41% 3.63% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 29
Average daily rate £300 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £448 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Leeds region.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Amazon AWS 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 Amazon AWS.

1 44 (91.67%) Linux
2 37 (77.08%) Configuration Management
3 35 (72.92%) Apache
4 33 (68.75%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (68.75%) Puppet
4 33 (68.75%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (66.67%) DevOps
6 31 (64.58%) Python
7 30 (62.50%) Bash Shell
8 25 (52.08%) Ruby
9 24 (50.00%) MySQL
10 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (39.58%) TCP/IP
12 19 (39.58%) DNS
13 17 (35.42%) SSL
13 17 (35.42%) nginx
14 16 (33.33%) OpenStack
14 16 (33.33%) Web Services
14 16 (33.33%) Java
15 15 (31.25%) DHCP
15 15 (31.25%) Tomcat
15 15 (31.25%) Rackspace
16 14 (29.17%) .NET
17 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
17 13 (27.08%) Cloud Computing
18 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (25.00%) Google App Engine
18 12 (25.00%) Jetty
18 12 (25.00%) WebSphere

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Amazon AWS 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 Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (72.92%) Apache
2 17 (35.42%) nginx
3 16 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 15 (31.25%) Tomcat
5 12 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 12 (25.00%) Jetty
5 12 (25.00%) IIS
6 8 (16.67%) Node.js
7 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (68.75%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (27.08%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (25.00%) Google App Engine
4 6 (12.50%) Route 53
4 6 (12.50%) Amazon S3
4 6 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.08%) IaaS
6 1 (2.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) TCP/IP
1 19 (39.58%) DNS
2 17 (35.42%) SSL
3 15 (31.25%) DHCP
4 12 (25.00%) FTP
4 12 (25.00%) HTTP
4 12 (25.00%) Internet
4 12 (25.00%) IPsec
5 4 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (50.00%) MySQL
2 12 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (20.83%) Redis
4 7 (14.58%) Couchbase
4 7 (14.58%) SimpleDB
5 6 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.08%) RavenDB
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (31.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Build and Release Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Release Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) Web Services
2 14 (29.17%) .NET
3 12 (25.00%) J2EE
3 12 (25.00%) Servlets
4 2 (4.17%) POSIX
5 1 (2.08%) JSON
5 1 (2.08%) WCF
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) CSS3
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.08%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Open Source
2 6 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.33%) Clustering
3 4 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (91.67%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) UNIX
3 4 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) SUSE
5 1 (2.08%) Debian
5 1 (2.08%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (77.08%) Configuration Management
2 32 (66.67%) DevOps
3 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
6 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 8 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Kanban
8 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.33%) Security Testing
9 4 (8.33%) TDD
10 3 (6.25%) Network Design
10 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
11 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
11 2 (4.17%) OO
11 2 (4.17%) Service Management
11 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
12 1 (2.08%) Machine Learning
12 1 (2.08%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) Python
2 30 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 25 (52.08%) Ruby
4 16 (33.33%) Java
5 9 (18.75%) PHP
6 8 (16.67%) C++
7 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.33%) Perl
8 3 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (2.08%) C#
9 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Xen
1 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (68.75%) Puppet
1 33 (68.75%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (16.67%) Salt
3 5 (10.42%) HAProxy
4 3 (6.25%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) StatsD
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Rackspace
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.00%) VMware
2 12 (25.00%) Google
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Percona
4 2 (4.17%) hybris
5 1 (2.08%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) Teradata
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Apigee
5 1 (2.08%) Mashery
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