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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 73 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 31 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.83% 1.39% 3.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.24% 58.33% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 36
Average daily rate
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£494 £350 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.07% +44.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £299 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £350 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £189.50 -
% change year-on-year
-79.41% -
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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
79 24 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.66% 2.38% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 13 45
Average daily rate £475 £350 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £234 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £450 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

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 31 August 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 45 (67.16%) Linux
2 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (53.73%) Configuration Management
4 30 (44.78%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (43.28%) Python
6 28 (41.79%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (40.30%) Apache
8 25 (37.31%) Puppet
9 24 (35.82%) Bash Shell
9 24 (35.82%) Java
10 23 (34.33%) DevOps
11 22 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (31.34%) Cloud Computing
12 21 (31.34%) VMware
13 20 (29.85%) Google
13 20 (29.85%) nginx
13 20 (29.85%) Tomcat
14 19 (28.36%) .NET
15 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
15 18 (26.87%) Google App Engine
15 18 (26.87%) Google Cloud Platform
15 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
16 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
17 16 (23.88%) HTTP
18 15 (22.39%) DNS
18 15 (22.39%) DHCP
18 15 (22.39%) FTP
18 15 (22.39%) IPsec
18 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 27 (40.30%) Apache
2 20 (29.85%) Tomcat
2 20 (29.85%) nginx
3 14 (20.90%) IIS
3 14 (20.90%) WebSphere
3 14 (20.90%) Jetty
4 10 (14.93%) OpenStack
5 8 (11.94%) Node.js
6 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (44.78%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (31.34%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (26.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 18 (26.87%) Google App Engine
4 6 (8.96%) Amazon S3
4 6 (8.96%) Route 53
4 6 (8.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (4.48%) IaaS
7 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.49%) GitHub
7 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
2 16 (23.88%) HTTP
3 15 (22.39%) IPsec
3 15 (22.39%) DNS
3 15 (22.39%) DHCP
3 15 (22.39%) FTP
4 13 (19.40%) SSL
5 8 (11.94%) Internet
6 6 (8.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.49%) MPLS
7 1 (1.49%) Firewall
7 1 (1.49%) LAN
7 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) MySQL
2 12 (17.91%) MongoDB
3 8 (11.94%) Redis
4 6 (8.96%) Couchbase
4 6 (8.96%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.96%) SimpleDB
4 6 (8.96%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.46%) Big Data
6 4 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.48%) Maven
3 3 (4.48%) Grunt
3 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.48%) Mocha
3 3 (4.48%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.99%) Capybara
5 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.49%) FishEye
5 1 (1.49%) JIRA
5 1 (1.49%) Selenium
5 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.49%) RSpec
5 1 (1.49%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 11 (16.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Architect
1 17 (25.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Technical Architect
3 11 (16.42%) Software Engineer
4 10 (14.93%) Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Web Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Designer
9 2 (2.99%) Digital Architect
9 2 (2.99%) Digital Technical Architect
10 1 (1.49%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
10 1 (1.49%) Senior Digital Architect
10 1 (1.49%) DevOps Administrator
10 1 (1.49%) Senior Architect
10 1 (1.49%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) .NET
2 14 (20.90%) J2EE
2 14 (20.90%) Servlets
3 13 (19.40%) RESTful
4 12 (17.91%) Web Services
5 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
6 6 (8.96%) POSIX
6 6 (8.96%) CSS
6 6 (8.96%) HTML
7 5 (7.46%) HTML5
8 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.48%) Backbone.js
8 3 (4.48%) Ember.js
9 2 (2.99%) Sass
9 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.99%) Sinatra
9 2 (2.99%) REST
9 2 (2.99%) CSS3
10 1 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) NHS
2 4 (5.97%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.99%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 45 (67.16%) Linux
2 11 (16.42%) UNIX
2 11 (16.42%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Fedora
3 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.49%) CentOS
3 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (53.73%) Configuration Management
3 23 (34.33%) DevOps
4 22 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
6 12 (17.91%) OO
7 10 (14.93%) Open Source
8 8 (11.94%) Service Management
8 8 (11.94%) TDD
8 8 (11.94%) Scrum
9 7 (10.45%) Automated Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.96%) Network Design
10 6 (8.96%) Kanban
10 6 (8.96%) Performance Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Security Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Requirements Management
12 4 (5.97%) Machine Learning
12 4 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) Python
2 24 (35.82%) Bash Shell
2 24 (35.82%) Java
3 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.42%) Ruby
5 4 (5.97%) R
6 3 (4.48%) Perl
6 3 (4.48%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) SQL
8 1 (1.49%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (22.39%) Xen
3 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.99%) vSphere
5 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (41.79%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (37.31%) Puppet
3 9 (13.43%) Ansible
4 6 (8.96%) HAProxy
4 6 (8.96%) Salt
5 4 (5.97%) StatsD
6 3 (4.48%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.49%) yum
7 1 (1.49%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.49%) logstash
7 1 (1.49%) Graylog
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) VMware
2 20 (29.85%) Google
3 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
4 11 (16.42%) Oracle
5 9 (13.43%) Rackspace
6 6 (8.96%) hybris
7 4 (5.97%) Tableau
7 4 (5.97%) Teradata
7 4 (5.97%) Citrix
7 4 (5.97%) Apigee
7 4 (5.97%) Mashery
8 3 (4.48%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.49%) New Relic
9 1 (1.49%) Akamai
9 1 (1.49%) Splunk
9 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco
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