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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 60 77 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 35 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.36% 0.61% 2.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.71% 13.73% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 23
Average daily rate £425 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50
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
107 51 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.20% 4.48% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 38 49
Average daily rate £425 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £180.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

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 12 February 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 57 (78.08%) Linux
2 41 (56.16%) Java
3 40 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (52.05%) DevOps
5 34 (46.58%) Jenkins
6 32 (43.84%) Puppet
7 28 (38.36%) Python
8 27 (36.99%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (35.62%) .NET
10 24 (32.88%) VMware
10 24 (32.88%) Cloud Computing
11 23 (31.51%) Configuration Management
12 22 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
14 20 (27.40%) Google
14 20 (27.40%) Bash Shell
15 19 (26.03%) Amazon EC2
15 19 (26.03%) TCP/IP
16 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
16 18 (24.66%) HTTP
16 18 (24.66%) Google App Engine
16 18 (24.66%) Google Cloud Platform
17 17 (23.29%) OpenStack
18 16 (21.92%) Perl
18 16 (21.92%) Oracle
19 15 (20.55%) J2EE
19 15 (20.55%) Unix
20 14 (19.18%) DNS
20 14 (19.18%) SSL

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 17 (23.29%) OpenStack
2 13 (17.81%) Apache
2 13 (17.81%) Node.js
3 12 (16.44%) IIS
3 12 (16.44%) Jetty
3 12 (16.44%) nginx
3 12 (16.44%) Tomcat
3 12 (16.44%) WebSphere
4 11 (15.07%) Confluence
5 2 (2.74%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.88%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (26.03%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (24.66%) Google App Engine
3 18 (24.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (13.70%) IaaS
6 4 (5.48%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.74%) GitHub
8 1 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.37%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (1.37%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.37%) Office 365
8 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) TCP/IP
2 18 (24.66%) HTTP
3 14 (19.18%) DNS
3 14 (19.18%) SSL
4 13 (17.81%) DHCP
4 13 (17.81%) FTP
4 13 (17.81%) IPsec
5 9 (12.33%) Internet
6 4 (5.48%) Firewall
6 4 (5.48%) LAN
6 4 (5.48%) WAN
7 1 (1.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) MongoDB
2 11 (15.07%) Hadoop
3 10 (13.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (13.70%) Big Data
3 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (9.59%) MySQL
4 7 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.74%) Redis
6 1 (1.37%) HBase
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (46.58%) Jenkins
2 14 (19.18%) Maven
3 12 (16.44%) JIRA
3 12 (16.44%) Mocha
4 11 (15.07%) Ant
4 11 (15.07%) Selenium
5 10 (13.70%) Appium
5 10 (13.70%) SonarQube
6 7 (9.59%) Subversion
7 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.11%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.74%) Grunt
9 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.74%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.37%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.37%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.37%) RSpec
10 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (4.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (31.51%) Developer
3 13 (17.81%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Technical Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Digital Transformation
5 5 (6.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (6.85%) PHP Developer
5 5 (6.85%) WebOps Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Digital Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Digital Technical Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Head of DevOps
6 4 (5.48%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) AWS Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.62%) .NET
2 15 (20.55%) J2EE
3 12 (16.44%) AngularJS
3 12 (16.44%) Servlets
4 10 (13.70%) Web Services
4 10 (13.70%) YAML
5 9 (12.33%) CSS
5 9 (12.33%) HTML
5 9 (12.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
6 7 (9.59%) LAMP
7 3 (4.11%) HTML5
7 3 (4.11%) Middleware
7 3 (4.11%) RESTful
8 2 (2.74%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.74%) Ember.js
8 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.74%) JSP
8 2 (2.74%) Spring
9 1 (1.37%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Visualisation
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.74%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.74%) Replication
3 2 (2.74%) Social Media
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (78.08%) Linux
2 15 (20.55%) Unix
3 8 (10.96%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) CentOS
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.37%) Fedora
5 1 (1.37%) SUSE
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.05%) DevOps
3 23 (31.51%) Configuration Management
4 22 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (19.18%) Open Source
6 12 (16.44%) Web Operations
7 9 (12.33%) Machine Learning
7 9 (12.33%) OO
8 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.96%) Web Accessibility
9 7 (9.59%) ITIL
10 6 (8.22%) Information Architecture
10 6 (8.22%) OOP
10 6 (8.22%) OWASP
10 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.85%) Scrum
12 4 (5.48%) CRM
12 4 (5.48%) DSDM
12 4 (5.48%) Migration
12 4 (5.48%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) Java
2 28 (38.36%) Python
3 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
4 20 (27.40%) Bash Shell
5 16 (21.92%) Perl
6 13 (17.81%) SQL
7 12 (16.44%) Ruby
8 10 (13.70%) C#
9 9 (12.33%) R
10 7 (9.59%) PHP
11 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
12 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.37%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.37%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (19.18%) Xen
3 13 (17.81%) vSphere
4 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.74%) vCloud
5 2 (2.74%) XenServer
6 1 (1.37%) Docker
6 1 (1.37%) HDFS
6 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (43.84%) Puppet
2 27 (36.99%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (12.33%) StatsD
4 4 (5.48%) Ansible
4 4 (5.48%) Cobbler
4 4 (5.48%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.11%) Cacti
5 3 (4.11%) Nagios
6 2 (2.74%) logstash
7 1 (1.37%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.37%) Salt
7 1 (1.37%) yum
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) VMware
2 20 (27.40%) Google
3 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
4 16 (21.92%) Oracle
5 11 (15.07%) Red Hat
6 10 (13.70%) Atlassian
7 9 (12.33%) Apigee
7 9 (12.33%) Citrix
7 9 (12.33%) Mashery
7 9 (12.33%) Tableau
7 9 (12.33%) Teradata
8 3 (4.11%) Rackspace
8 3 (4.11%) RightScale
8 3 (4.11%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.74%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (2.74%) PayPal
9 2 (2.74%) Splunk
10 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.37%) Cisco
10 1 (1.37%) iManage
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Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
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