The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 68 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 54 48 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.67% 2.27% 1.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.57% 49.48% 69.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 17
Median daily rate £525 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £283 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £504 £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
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 West Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
189 97 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.35% 4.59% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 70 19
Median daily rate £500 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £480 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £393 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.64% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-42.60% +83.33%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -11 40 £550 +29.41% 10
Bradford +20 9 £420 - 8
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 66 (66.00%) Linux
2 56 (56.00%) DevOps
3 51 (51.00%) Puppet
4 49 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (48.00%) Java
6 44 (44.00%) Jenkins
7 38 (38.00%) Opscode Chef
8 35 (35.00%) VMware
9 30 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (29.00%) Bash Shell
11 28 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (26.00%) Open Source
12 26 (26.00%) .NET
13 24 (24.00%) Configuration Management
14 23 (23.00%) Ruby
15 22 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 22 (22.00%) JIRA
15 22 (22.00%) Git (software)
15 22 (22.00%) Ansible
15 22 (22.00%) OpenStack
16 21 (21.00%) Maven
16 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
16 21 (21.00%) Perl
16 21 (21.00%) Python
17 20 (20.00%) Software Engineering
18 18 (18.00%) Security Cleared
18 18 (18.00%) vSphere
19 17 (17.00%) Mocha
19 17 (17.00%) Docker
20 16 (16.00%) Appium

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (22.00%) OpenStack
2 16 (16.00%) Confluence
3 9 (9.00%) Apache
3 9 (9.00%) nginx
4 8 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.00%) Jetty
6 5 (5.00%) IIS
6 5 (5.00%) Joomla!
6 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.00%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (14.00%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (12.00%) Google App Engine
3 12 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (11.00%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (8.00%) IaaS
5 8 (8.00%) PaaS
6 2 (2.00%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (2.00%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (2.00%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.00%) GitHub
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.00%) HTTP
2 11 (11.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (10.00%) SSL
4 5 (5.00%) DHCP
4 5 (5.00%) DNS
4 5 (5.00%) FTP
4 5 (5.00%) Internet
4 5 (5.00%) IPsec
5 4 (4.00%) Firewall
6 1 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) MySQL
1 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.00%) Big Data
4 8 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.00%) Hadoop
7 5 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.00%) DB2
8 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.00%) Redis
9 1 (1.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 44 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 22 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (22.00%) JIRA
3 21 (21.00%) Maven
4 17 (17.00%) Mocha
5 16 (16.00%) Appium
5 16 (16.00%) Selenium
5 16 (16.00%) SonarQube
6 11 (11.00%) Ant
6 11 (11.00%) Travis CI
7 9 (9.00%) Subversion
8 7 (7.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (4.00%) ClearCase
10 4 (4.00%) CruiseControl
10 4 (4.00%) Hudson
10 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (2.00%) Grunt
11 2 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (13.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (1.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) French Language
3 1 (1.00%) German Language
3 1 (1.00%) iGaming
3 1 (1.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (44.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (29.00%) Developer
3 12 (12.00%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (11.00%) Architect
4 11 (11.00%) AWS DevOps
5 10 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (7.00%) Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) WebOps Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Lead Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) PHP Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.00%) .NET
2 16 (16.00%) Chai
2 16 (16.00%) Node.js
3 14 (14.00%) HTML
4 12 (12.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (11.00%) Web Services
6 10 (10.00%) J2EE
7 8 (8.00%) CSS
7 8 (8.00%) HTML5
7 8 (8.00%) Spring
8 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (7.00%) YAML
9 6 (6.00%) WCF
10 5 (5.00%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.00%) LAMP
10 5 (5.00%) Servlets
10 5 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.00%) Xamarin.iOS
11 4 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 5 (5.00%) Public Cloud
2 5 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.00%) Clustering
3 1 (1.00%) Social Media
3 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (66.00%) Linux
2 15 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (14.00%) CentOS
3 14 (14.00%) Ubuntu
4 13 (13.00%) Windows
5 9 (9.00%) Unix
6 6 (6.00%) Android
6 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
7 5 (5.00%) Fedora
8 2 (2.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.00%) DevOps
2 49 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (26.00%) Open Source
5 24 (24.00%) Configuration Management
6 20 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.00%) Web Operations
8 12 (12.00%) Scrum
9 10 (10.00%) SOA
10 9 (9.00%) Build Automation
10 9 (9.00%) OO
11 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.00%) MVC
12 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.00%) Information Architecture
12 7 (7.00%) TDD
13 6 (6.00%) API Design
13 6 (6.00%) BDD
13 6 (6.00%) Front End Development
14 5 (5.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 48 (48.00%) Java
2 29 (29.00%) Bash Shell
3 23 (23.00%) Ruby
4 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (21.00%) Perl
4 21 (21.00%) Python
5 13 (13.00%) PHP
6 12 (12.00%) SQL
7 9 (9.00%) PowerShell
8 8 (8.00%) C#
9 5 (5.00%) R
9 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.00%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 28 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (18.00%) vSphere
3 17 (17.00%) Docker
4 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (5.00%) Xen
6 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 51 (51.00%) Puppet
2 38 (38.00%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (22.00%) Ansible
4 6 (6.00%) Nagios
5 5 (5.00%) Cacti
5 5 (5.00%) StatsD
6 4 (4.00%) logstash
6 4 (4.00%) Salt
7 1 (1.00%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.00%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.00%) Mesos
7 1 (1.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 35 (35.00%) VMware
2 16 (16.00%) Atlassian
2 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 13 (13.00%) Google
5 11 (11.00%) Oracle
6 7 (7.00%) Cisco
7 6 (6.00%) Xamarin
8 5 (5.00%) Apigee
8 5 (5.00%) Citrix
8 5 (5.00%) Mashery
8 5 (5.00%) Tableau
8 5 (5.00%) Teradata
9 4 (4.00%) CA
9 4 (4.00%) Splunk
9 4 (4.00%) Sybase
9 4 (4.00%) TIBCO
10 3 (3.00%) EMC
10 3 (3.00%) F5
10 3 (3.00%) NetApp