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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 65 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 40 45 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.69% 2.91% 2.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.03% 54.88% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 35 16
Median daily rate £550 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £280 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £506 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -4.87%
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
148 82 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.95% 5.30% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 63 18
Median daily rate £500 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £275 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-36.86% +66.66%

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 29 June 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 55 (73.33%) Linux
2 45 (60.00%) DevOps
3 40 (53.33%) Puppet
4 38 (50.67%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (50.67%) Java
5 34 (45.33%) Jenkins
6 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (28.00%) Python
8 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 20 (26.67%) Perl
8 20 (26.67%) VMware
8 20 (26.67%) Open Source
9 19 (25.33%) Bash Shell
9 19 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (25.33%) .NET
10 18 (24.00%) Software Engineering
11 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 15 (20.00%) Red Hat
11 15 (20.00%) Node.js
12 14 (18.67%) Amazon EC2
12 14 (18.67%) Web Operations
13 13 (17.33%) OpenStack
13 13 (17.33%) HTTP
13 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (17.33%) Ruby
13 13 (17.33%) Google
13 13 (17.33%) JIRA
14 12 (16.00%) Maven
14 12 (16.00%) Windows
14 12 (16.00%) Git (software)

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 13 (17.33%) OpenStack
2 8 (10.67%) Apache
2 8 (10.67%) nginx
3 7 (9.33%) Confluence
3 7 (9.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.67%) IIS
4 5 (6.67%) Jetty
4 5 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.67%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (16.00%) Google App Engine
2 12 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (14.67%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (10.67%) IaaS
5 8 (10.67%) PaaS
6 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (2.67%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (2.67%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.67%) GitHub
7 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.33%) HTTP
2 10 (13.33%) SSL
2 10 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.67%) DHCP
3 5 (6.67%) DNS
3 5 (6.67%) FTP
3 5 (6.67%) Internet
3 5 (6.67%) IPsec
4 1 (1.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.67%) MySQL
3 7 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.00%) Big Data
5 5 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (45.33%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.33%) JIRA
3 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.00%) Maven
4 11 (14.67%) Ant
4 11 (14.67%) Travis CI
5 9 (12.00%) Subversion
6 8 (10.67%) Mocha
7 7 (9.33%) Appium
7 7 (9.33%) Selenium
7 7 (9.33%) SonarQube
7 7 (9.33%) TeamCity
8 5 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (5.33%) ClearCase
9 4 (5.33%) CruiseControl
9 4 (5.33%) Hudson
9 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (5.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.67%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) French Language
3 1 (1.33%) German Language
3 1 (1.33%) iGaming
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (44.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (37.33%) Developer
3 11 (14.67%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (10.67%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (9.33%) WebOps Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Digital Transformation
8 5 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.33%) VMware Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.33%) .NET
2 15 (20.00%) Node.js
3 11 (14.67%) AngularJS
4 10 (13.33%) J2EE
5 9 (12.00%) Web Services
6 8 (10.67%) CSS
6 8 (10.67%) HTML
6 8 (10.67%) Spring
7 7 (9.33%) Chai
7 7 (9.33%) YAML
8 5 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.67%) LAMP
8 5 (6.67%) Servlets
8 5 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.00%) JSP
9 3 (4.00%) React
9 3 (4.00%) RESTful
10 2 (2.67%) HTML5
10 2 (2.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
1 5 (6.67%) Public Cloud
1 5 (6.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.33%) Clustering
2 1 (1.33%) Social Media
2 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (73.33%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) Windows
3 8 (10.67%) Unix
4 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.67%) CentOS
5 5 (6.67%) Fedora
5 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) DevOps
2 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (26.67%) Open Source
4 19 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 14 (18.67%) Web Operations
8 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.67%) OO
9 7 (9.33%) Information Architecture
9 7 (9.33%) TDD
10 6 (8.00%) BDD
11 5 (6.67%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.67%) Machine Learning
11 5 (6.67%) OOP
11 5 (6.67%) OWASP
11 5 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
12 4 (5.33%) Microservices
12 4 (5.33%) Release Management
12 4 (5.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.67%) Java
2 21 (28.00%) Python
3 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (26.67%) Perl
4 19 (25.33%) Bash Shell
5 13 (17.33%) Ruby
6 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
7 7 (9.33%) C#
7 7 (9.33%) PHP
8 6 (8.00%) SQL
9 5 (6.67%) R
9 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.00%) vSphere
3 7 (9.33%) Docker
4 5 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (6.67%) Xen
5 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 40 (53.33%) Puppet
2 38 (50.67%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (16.00%) Ansible
4 6 (8.00%) Nagios
5 5 (6.67%) Cacti
5 5 (6.67%) StatsD
6 4 (5.33%) logstash
6 4 (5.33%) Salt
7 1 (1.33%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.33%) Mesos
7 1 (1.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) VMware
2 15 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (17.33%) Google
4 7 (9.33%) Atlassian
4 7 (9.33%) Cisco
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.67%) Apigee
6 5 (6.67%) Citrix
6 5 (6.67%) Mashery
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle
6 5 (6.67%) Tableau
6 5 (6.67%) Teradata
7 4 (5.33%) CA
7 4 (5.33%) Splunk
7 4 (5.33%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.00%) EMC
8 3 (4.00%) F5
8 3 (4.00%) NetApp
8 3 (4.00%) PayPal
9 2 (2.67%) Rackspace