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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 71 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 30 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.92% 2.39% 1.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.85% 46.38% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 10
Average daily rate £498 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.46% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £275 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +51.89%
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
104 69 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.66% 5.15% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 42 24
Average daily rate £500 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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 30 April 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 43 (74.14%) Linux
2 36 (62.07%) Java
3 34 (58.62%) DevOps
4 30 (51.72%) Puppet
4 30 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 24 (41.38%) Python
6 24 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (34.48%) Perl
8 19 (32.76%) .NET
8 19 (32.76%) Bash Shell
9 17 (29.31%) Maven
10 16 (27.59%) Configuration Management
11 15 (25.86%) Ant
11 15 (25.86%) JIRA
12 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
13 13 (22.41%) Open Source
14 12 (20.69%) Mocha
14 12 (20.69%) Amazon EC2
15 11 (18.97%) Confluence
15 11 (18.97%) vSphere
15 11 (18.97%) OpenStack
15 11 (18.97%) Appium
15 11 (18.97%) SonarQube
15 11 (18.97%) C#
15 11 (18.97%) HTTP
15 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
15 11 (18.97%) Selenium
15 11 (18.97%) Atlassian

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 11 (18.97%) Confluence
1 11 (18.97%) OpenStack
2 8 (13.79%) Apache
2 8 (13.79%) Node.js
3 5 (8.62%) IIS
3 5 (8.62%) Jetty
3 5 (8.62%) nginx
3 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.69%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (18.97%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (17.24%) Google App Engine
3 10 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (10.34%) IaaS
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (3.45%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (3.45%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) HTTP
2 10 (17.24%) SSL
2 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.34%) DNS
3 6 (10.34%) Internet
4 5 (8.62%) DHCP
4 5 (8.62%) FTP
4 5 (8.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
1 8 (13.79%) MySQL
2 7 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (10.34%) Big Data
3 6 (10.34%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) HBase
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Redis
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (29.31%) Maven
3 15 (25.86%) Ant
3 15 (25.86%) JIRA
4 12 (20.69%) Mocha
5 11 (18.97%) Appium
5 11 (18.97%) Selenium
5 11 (18.97%) SonarQube
6 10 (17.24%) Subversion
7 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
8 6 (10.34%) Travis CI
9 4 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (6.90%) ClearCase
9 4 (6.90%) CruiseControl
9 4 (6.90%) Hudson
9 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
9 4 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.72%) Capybara
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Games
2 1 (1.72%) iGaming
2 1 (1.72%) Law
2 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Developer
2 21 (36.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Digital Transformation
4 5 (8.62%) PHP Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Digital Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Digital Architect
7 2 (3.45%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) .NET
2 11 (18.97%) YAML
3 10 (17.24%) J2EE
4 8 (13.79%) CSS
4 8 (13.79%) HTML
4 8 (13.79%) Web Services
5 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
5 6 (10.34%) LAMP
6 5 (8.62%) Servlets
6 5 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.17%) JSP
7 3 (5.17%) Spring
8 2 (3.45%) HTML5
8 2 (3.45%) RESTful
9 1 (1.72%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.72%) CSS3
9 1 (1.72%) Sass
9 1 (1.72%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Social Media
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (74.14%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Unix
3 5 (8.62%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) CentOS
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.72%) SUSE
4 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) DevOps
2 30 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) Configuration Management
4 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (22.41%) Open Source
6 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
6 9 (15.52%) OO
7 8 (13.79%) Information Architecture
8 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.34%) OOP
9 6 (10.34%) OWASP
9 6 (10.34%) SOA
9 6 (10.34%) Web Operations
10 5 (8.62%) Machine Learning
10 5 (8.62%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (6.90%) Front End Development
11 4 (6.90%) Release Management
12 3 (5.17%) CRM
12 3 (5.17%) Scrum
13 2 (3.45%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) Java
2 24 (41.38%) Python
3 20 (34.48%) Perl
4 19 (32.76%) Bash Shell
5 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
6 11 (18.97%) C#
7 9 (15.52%) Ruby
8 8 (13.79%) PHP
8 8 (13.79%) SQL
9 5 (8.62%) R
10 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.72%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) vSphere
2 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.62%) Docker
3 5 (8.62%) Xen
4 2 (3.45%) vCloud
5 1 (1.72%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 30 (51.72%) Puppet
2 24 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.34%) Nagios
4 5 (8.62%) Ansible
4 5 (8.62%) Cacti
4 5 (8.62%) StatsD
5 4 (6.90%) logstash
6 2 (3.45%) Cobbler
6 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.72%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.72%) Mesos
7 1 (1.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Atlassian
1 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
2 10 (17.24%) Google
3 9 (15.52%) VMware
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle
5 5 (8.62%) Apigee
5 5 (8.62%) Citrix
5 5 (8.62%) Mashery
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.62%) Tableau
5 5 (8.62%) Teradata
6 4 (6.90%) CA
6 4 (6.90%) Splunk
6 4 (6.90%) TIBCO
7 3 (5.17%) PayPal
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco
8 1 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) iManage
8 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.72%) SaltStack
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £565 per day upto £565
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £565 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago