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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 49 77 56
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -21
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 52 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.81% 2.08% 1.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.69% 38.64% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 10
Median daily rate £570 £533 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +52.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £399
% change year-on-year
- +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.19 -
% change year-on-year
+15.93% -
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
131 88 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.60% 5.38% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 56 15
Median daily rate £525 £501 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +43.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.09% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +36.98%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 59 (64.13%) DevOps
2 50 (54.35%) Puppet
3 48 (52.17%) Linux
4 45 (48.91%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (41.30%) VMware
6 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (36.96%) Microsoft Azure
8 30 (32.61%) Windows
9 29 (31.52%) Java
9 29 (31.52%) JavaScript
10 28 (30.43%) PaaS
10 28 (30.43%) Ansible
11 27 (29.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (27.17%) PowerShell
12 25 (27.17%) Configuration Management
13 23 (25.00%) TDD
14 22 (23.91%) Software Engineering
14 22 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (23.91%) Microservices
15 21 (22.83%) Jenkins
16 20 (21.74%) Open Source
16 20 (21.74%) HTML
17 19 (20.65%) .NET
17 19 (20.65%) CSS
17 19 (20.65%) Spring
18 18 (19.57%) Release Management
18 18 (19.57%) DNS
18 18 (19.57%) MongoDB
19 15 (16.30%) Web Operations
19 15 (16.30%) Public Cloud

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 14 (15.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (14.13%) nginx
3 10 (10.87%) Apache
4 9 (9.78%) OpenStack
5 8 (8.70%) Tomcat
6 7 (7.61%) IIS
7 6 (6.52%) Jetty
7 6 (6.52%) Mongrel
7 6 (6.52%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.09%) CloudStack
8 1 (1.09%) Confluence
8 1 (1.09%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 34 (36.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (30.43%) PaaS
3 7 (7.61%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.61%) Google App Engine
3 7 (7.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.43%) IaaS
5 3 (3.26%) GitHub
6 2 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.09%) CloudBees
7 1 (1.09%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (1.09%) Heroku
7 1 (1.09%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.57%) DNS
2 11 (11.96%) VPN
3 8 (8.70%) HTTP
4 6 (6.52%) DHCP
5 5 (5.43%) FTP
5 5 (5.43%) IPsec
5 5 (5.43%) SSL
5 5 (5.43%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.17%) Firewall
7 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) MongoDB
2 9 (9.78%) MySQL
3 8 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.09%) Big Data
6 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (22.83%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.04%) Travis CI
3 11 (11.96%) Visual Studio
4 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.43%) Subversion
6 4 (4.35%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.26%) JIRA
7 3 (3.26%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.09%) GoCD
9 1 (1.09%) Maven
9 1 (1.09%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (6.52%) Banking
2 3 (3.26%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Legal
3 2 (2.17%) Publishing
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) French Language
4 1 (1.09%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) German Language
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (42.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (19.57%) AWS Engineer
2 18 (19.57%) Developer
3 16 (17.39%) AWS DevOps
4 13 (14.13%) Architect
5 11 (11.96%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) WebOps Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Automation Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.43%) PHP Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Ruby Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.74%) HTML
2 19 (20.65%) .NET
2 19 (20.65%) CSS
2 19 (20.65%) Spring
3 14 (15.22%) Spring Boot
4 12 (13.04%) CSS3
5 11 (11.96%) HTML5
5 11 (11.96%) Velocity
6 9 (9.78%) Middleware
6 9 (9.78%) Node.js
7 8 (8.70%) Web Services
8 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.52%) J2EE
9 6 (6.52%) LAMP
10 5 (5.43%) React
10 5 (5.43%) Servlets
11 3 (3.26%) REST
12 2 (2.17%) Hibernate
13 1 (1.09%) Ajax
13 1 (1.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Public Cloud
2 8 (8.70%) Replication
3 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.61%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.09%) Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.17%) Linux
2 30 (32.61%) Windows
3 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (14.13%) Ubuntu
4 9 (9.78%) CentOS
5 7 (7.61%) Fedora
5 7 (7.61%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.26%) Unix
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (64.13%) DevOps
2 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (27.17%) Configuration Management
4 23 (25.00%) TDD
5 22 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (23.91%) Microservices
5 22 (23.91%) Software Engineering
6 20 (21.74%) Open Source
7 18 (19.57%) Release Management
8 15 (16.30%) Web Operations
9 14 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (10.87%) Resource Management
11 8 (8.70%) BDD
12 7 (7.61%) Programme Management
12 7 (7.61%) Scrum
12 7 (7.61%) Service Management
12 7 (7.61%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (6.52%) Software Delivery
14 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
14 5 (5.43%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.52%) Java
1 29 (31.52%) JavaScript
2 25 (27.17%) PowerShell
3 10 (10.87%) Ruby
4 9 (9.78%) Bash Shell
4 9 (9.78%) SQL
5 8 (8.70%) Python
6 6 (6.52%) PHP
7 5 (5.43%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) Go
8 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (9.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 27 (29.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (11.96%) Active Directory
4 7 (7.61%) Docker
5 6 (6.52%) Xen
6 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (54.35%) Puppet
2 45 (48.91%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (30.43%) Ansible
4 6 (6.52%) Salt
5 3 (3.26%) Packer
6 2 (2.17%) Nagios
6 2 (2.17%) SCCM
6 2 (2.17%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (41.30%) VMware
2 15 (16.30%) MuleSoft
3 12 (13.04%) AppDynamics
3 12 (13.04%) New Relic
3 12 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.04%) Splunk
4 9 (9.78%) Cisco
5 8 (8.70%) Google
5 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.43%) EMC
6 5 (5.43%) F5
6 5 (5.43%) NetApp
7 4 (4.35%) Rackspace
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle
9 2 (2.17%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.09%) RightScale
10 1 (1.09%) SAP
10 1 (1.09%) Sybase