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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 53 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 36 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.19% 1.81% 1.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.00% 29.29% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 10
Median daily rate £523 £508 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +50.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £410 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £680 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.35 -
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -
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
90 99 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.96% 6.19% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 62 17
Median daily rate £520 £509 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +35.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £565 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

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 7 December 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 53 (63.86%) DevOps
2 46 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (45.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (45.78%) Puppet
4 36 (43.37%) Java
5 35 (42.17%) JavaScript
5 35 (42.17%) Linux
6 33 (39.76%) Opscode Chef
7 31 (37.35%) PaaS
8 28 (33.73%) Microservices
9 27 (32.53%) VMware
10 26 (31.33%) Windows
10 26 (31.33%) Splunk
11 25 (30.12%) Ansible
12 23 (27.71%) Configuration Management
12 23 (27.71%) Spring
13 22 (26.51%) TDD
13 22 (26.51%) Release Management
13 22 (26.51%) HTML
13 22 (26.51%) Cloud Foundry
13 22 (26.51%) MongoDB
14 21 (25.30%) Spring Boot
14 21 (25.30%) CSS
15 20 (24.10%) MuleSoft
16 19 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (21.69%) PowerShell
17 18 (21.69%) CSS3
17 18 (21.69%) New Relic
17 18 (21.69%) Jenkins
18 17 (20.48%) HTML5

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 22 (26.51%) Cloud Foundry
2 14 (16.87%) Apache
3 7 (8.43%) OpenStack
3 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.23%) nginx
5 4 (4.82%) Confluence
6 3 (3.61%) CloudStack
7 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.41%) IIS
7 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.20%) JBoss
8 1 (1.20%) Jetty
8 1 (1.20%) Mongrel
8 1 (1.20%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 38 (45.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (37.35%) PaaS
3 9 (10.84%) IaaS
4 6 (7.23%) GitHub
5 4 (4.82%) CloudBees
5 4 (4.82%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.41%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.20%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (1.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.28%) DNS
2 11 (13.25%) VPN
3 6 (7.23%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (6.02%) Firewall
5 2 (2.41%) DHCP
5 2 (2.41%) HTTP
5 2 (2.41%) Internet
5 2 (2.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) MongoDB
2 12 (14.46%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.64%) MySQL
3 8 (9.64%) Redis
4 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.41%) HBase
6 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.41%) Riak
7 1 (1.20%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.20%) Big Data
7 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Jenkins
2 12 (14.46%) Git (software)
3 11 (13.25%) Visual Studio
4 10 (12.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.23%) JIRA
5 6 (7.23%) JMeter
6 4 (4.82%) SonarQube
6 4 (4.82%) Vagrant
7 3 (3.61%) Maven
7 3 (3.61%) Travis CI
8 2 (2.41%) GoCD
8 2 (2.41%) Grunt
8 2 (2.41%) Subversion
8 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (9.64%) Banking
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (33.73%) Architect
3 12 (14.46%) AWS DevOps
4 11 (13.25%) AWS Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) Developer
7 8 (9.64%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (6.02%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.61%) Administrator
11 3 (3.61%) Consultant
11 3 (3.61%) DevOps Administrator
11 3 (3.61%) DevOps Consultant
11 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.61%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) Spring
2 22 (26.51%) HTML
3 21 (25.30%) CSS
3 21 (25.30%) Spring Boot
4 18 (21.69%) CSS3
5 17 (20.48%) HTML5
6 15 (18.07%) .NET
6 15 (18.07%) Velocity
7 13 (15.66%) Middleware
8 9 (10.84%) Web Services
9 8 (9.64%) LAPP Stack
10 5 (6.02%) LAMP
11 4 (4.82%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.82%) JSON
11 4 (4.82%) Node.js
11 4 (4.82%) REST
11 4 (4.82%) SOAP
12 2 (2.41%) ELK Stack
12 2 (2.41%) jQuery
12 2 (2.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Public Cloud
2 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.05%) Replication
3 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.82%) NHS
3 4 (4.82%) User Experience
4 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.41%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.41%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.17%) Linux
2 26 (31.33%) Windows
3 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (12.05%) Ubuntu
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Server
6 6 (7.23%) CentOS
6 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.61%) Fedora
8 2 (2.41%) CoreOS
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.20%) VMS
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (63.86%) DevOps
2 46 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (33.73%) Microservices
4 23 (27.71%) Configuration Management
5 22 (26.51%) Release Management
5 22 (26.51%) TDD
6 15 (18.07%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (18.07%) Open Source
7 13 (15.66%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (14.46%) Scrum
8 12 (14.46%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.05%) Resource Management
10 9 (10.84%) Load Balancing
10 9 (10.84%) Software Delivery
11 8 (9.64%) BDD
11 8 (9.64%) Kanban
12 7 (8.43%) Programme Management
12 7 (8.43%) Service Management
12 7 (8.43%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (7.23%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.37%) Java
2 35 (42.17%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.69%) PowerShell
4 13 (15.66%) PHP
5 10 (12.05%) Python
6 7 (8.43%) Ruby
6 7 (8.43%) SQL
7 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.20%) Go
8 1 (1.20%) Perl
8 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.41%) QA
3 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (15.66%) Docker
3 12 (14.46%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.41%) HDFS
5 2 (2.41%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.41%) Xen
5 2 (2.41%) XenServer
6 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (45.78%) Puppet
2 33 (39.76%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (30.12%) Ansible
4 9 (10.84%) Nagios
5 5 (6.02%) Salt
6 4 (4.82%) ZABBIX
7 3 (3.61%) Kubernetes
7 3 (3.61%) Packer
8 2 (2.41%) SCCM
9 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) VMware
2 26 (31.33%) Splunk
3 20 (24.10%) MuleSoft
4 18 (21.69%) New Relic
5 16 (19.28%) AppDynamics
6 9 (10.84%) Red Hat
7 7 (8.43%) Oracle
8 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.82%) Rackspace
9 3 (3.61%) Cisco
9 3 (3.61%) Google
10 2 (2.41%) EMC
10 2 (2.41%) F5
10 2 (2.41%) NetApp
10 2 (2.41%) RightScale
10 2 (2.41%) SaltStack
11 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.20%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (1.20%) Sybase