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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 73 74 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -41
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 42 31 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.11% 1.73% 5.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.75% 72.09% 87.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 58
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£415 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £405 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -7.57%
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
96 43 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.83% 2.40% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 21 61
Average daily rate £360 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £423 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £23.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.92%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -2 39 £415 +18.57% 4
Bradford - 2 £450 - 1
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 45 (84.91%) Linux
2 43 (81.13%) Configuration Management
3 33 (62.26%) Python
3 33 (62.26%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (60.38%) Bash Shell
4 32 (60.38%) Puppet
4 32 (60.38%) Apache
4 32 (60.38%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (56.60%) DevOps
6 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (37.74%) MySQL
9 19 (35.85%) nginx
9 19 (35.85%) Ruby
10 18 (33.96%) Java
10 18 (33.96%) Tomcat
11 15 (28.30%) .NET
12 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
12 14 (26.42%) OpenStack
13 13 (24.53%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (24.53%) VMware
13 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
13 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
13 13 (24.53%) DNS
13 13 (24.53%) Rackspace
13 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
14 12 (22.64%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (22.64%) DHCP
14 12 (22.64%) FTP

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 32 (60.38%) Apache
2 19 (35.85%) nginx
3 18 (33.96%) Tomcat
4 14 (26.42%) OpenStack
5 12 (22.64%) IIS
5 12 (22.64%) Jetty
5 12 (22.64%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.77%) Node.js
7 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.89%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (62.26%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (24.53%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (22.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (22.64%) Google App Engine
4 8 (15.09%) Amazon S3
4 8 (15.09%) Route 53
4 8 (15.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.77%) Office 365
7 1 (1.89%) IaaS
7 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
1 13 (24.53%) DNS
2 12 (22.64%) DHCP
2 12 (22.64%) FTP
2 12 (22.64%) HTTP
2 12 (22.64%) IPsec
3 11 (20.75%) SSL
4 10 (18.87%) Internet
5 7 (13.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) MySQL
2 12 (22.64%) Redis
2 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
3 10 (18.87%) NoSQL
4 9 (16.98%) Couchbase
4 9 (16.98%) SimpleDB
5 8 (15.09%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
6 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.89%) Big Data
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.77%) Capybara
4 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.89%) RSpec
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Build and Release Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Release Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) .NET
2 12 (22.64%) J2EE
2 12 (22.64%) Servlets
2 12 (22.64%) Web Services
3 6 (11.32%) POSIX
4 3 (5.66%) HTML
4 3 (5.66%) HTML5
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (3.77%) RESTful
5 2 (3.77%) Sinatra
5 2 (3.77%) CSS3
5 2 (3.77%) CSS
5 2 (3.77%) Sass
6 1 (1.89%) Resque
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.89%) RSS
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Open Source
2 3 (5.66%) Clustering
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (84.91%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) UNIX
3 7 (13.21%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Fedora
4 1 (1.89%) SUSE
4 1 (1.89%) Debian
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) Configuration Management
2 30 (56.60%) DevOps
3 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.09%) Automated Testing
6 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
6 8 (15.09%) OO
6 8 (15.09%) TDD
7 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
7 7 (13.21%) Kanban
7 7 (13.21%) Security Testing
8 6 (11.32%) Performance Testing
8 6 (11.32%) Service Management
8 6 (11.32%) Network Design
9 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.77%) ITIL
10 2 (3.77%) Migration
11 1 (1.89%) User Stories
11 1 (1.89%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) Python
2 32 (60.38%) Bash Shell
3 19 (35.85%) Ruby
4 18 (33.96%) Java
5 5 (9.43%) PHP
6 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.66%) Perl
8 2 (3.77%) C++
8 2 (3.77%) SQL
9 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (22.64%) Xen
3 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (60.38%) Puppet
1 32 (60.38%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (18.87%) Salt
3 7 (13.21%) Ansible
3 7 (13.21%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.89%) StatsD
4 1 (1.89%) Graylog
4 1 (1.89%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) VMware
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
1 13 (24.53%) Rackspace
2 12 (22.64%) Google
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle
4 6 (11.32%) hybris
5 1 (1.89%) New Relic
5 1 (1.89%) Apigee
5 1 (1.89%) Mashery
5 1 (1.89%) Teradata
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.89%) Tableau
5 1 (1.89%) Percona
5 1 (1.89%) Akamai
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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