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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 96 70
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.98% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 18.18% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Median daily rate - £533 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.03%
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
131 88 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.51% 5.38% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 55 16
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 £335 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 30 September 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Google
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (100.00%) Web Operations
2 6 (85.71%) Travis CI
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (71.43%) nginx
3 5 (71.43%) Mongrel
3 5 (71.43%) Jetty
3 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
3 5 (71.43%) Xen
3 5 (71.43%) Apache
3 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) Servlets
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) FTP
3 5 (71.43%) HTTP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft

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 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) IIS
1 5 (71.43%) Jetty
1 5 (71.43%) Mongrel
1 5 (71.43%) nginx
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 7 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) FTP
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) IPsec
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) Travis CI
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior WebOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) WebOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
1 5 (71.43%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Web Operations
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Xen
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Google
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
3 2 (28.57%) SaltStack