The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 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 EC2 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 101 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 7 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.47% 1.31% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.83% 25.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 0
Median daily rate £529 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £380
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
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
145 79 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.78% 5.17% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 60 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 £375 £275 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £491 £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 £26.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +73.33%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Leeds region.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
3 12 (85.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (85.71%) Google App Engine
3 12 (85.71%) Google
3 12 (85.71%) Java
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) .NET
4 10 (71.43%) J2EE
4 10 (71.43%) HTTP
4 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 10 (71.43%) SSL
4 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
4 10 (71.43%) DevOps
5 9 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (64.29%) Puppet
5 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (57.14%) Travis CI
7 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (50.00%) VMware
7 7 (50.00%) Perl
7 7 (50.00%) Web Operations
8 5 (35.71%) Open Source
8 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
8 5 (35.71%) Xen
8 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (35.71%) Cacti
8 5 (35.71%) nginx
8 5 (35.71%) IPsec

Amazon EC2
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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) IIS
1 5 (35.71%) Jetty
1 5 (35.71%) nginx
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
1 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (85.71%) Google App Engine
2 12 (85.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (14.29%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (14.29%) CloudFront
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) HTTP
1 10 (71.43%) SSL
1 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) FTP
2 5 (35.71%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) Travis CI
3 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Digital Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior WebOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) WebOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (35.71%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (50.00%) Web Operations
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Xen
3 2 (14.29%) Docker
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (64.29%) Puppet
2 5 (35.71%) Cacti
2 5 (35.71%) Nagios
3 4 (28.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Google
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 2 (14.29%) SaltStack