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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 82 88 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -43
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 33 16 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.65% 0.90% 3.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.77% 30.77% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 41
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£320 £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £19.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+51.89% -64.09%
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
79 52 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.95% 2.92% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 25 45
Average daily rate £300 £353 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.01% +28.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £334
% change year-on-year
- +19.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £16.53
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -15.30%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +5 32 £315 -13.10% 9
Bradford - 1 £450 - 2
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 42 (91.30%) Linux
2 35 (76.09%) Configuration Management
3 33 (71.74%) Apache
4 31 (67.39%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (67.39%) Puppet
4 31 (67.39%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (67.39%) DevOps
5 29 (63.04%) Python
6 28 (60.87%) Bash Shell
7 23 (50.00%) Ruby
8 22 (47.83%) MySQL
9 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
11 17 (36.96%) DNS
12 16 (34.78%) OpenStack
13 15 (32.61%) Rackspace
13 15 (32.61%) nginx
13 15 (32.61%) SSL
13 15 (32.61%) Java
13 15 (32.61%) .NET
14 14 (30.43%) Tomcat
15 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
15 13 (28.26%) DHCP
15 13 (28.26%) Web Services
15 13 (28.26%) Cloud Computing
15 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
16 12 (26.09%) Google App Engine
16 12 (26.09%) Jetty
16 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (71.74%) Apache
2 16 (34.78%) OpenStack
3 15 (32.61%) nginx
4 14 (30.43%) Tomcat
5 12 (26.09%) Jetty
5 12 (26.09%) IIS
5 12 (26.09%) WebSphere
6 6 (13.04%) Node.js
7 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
7 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (67.39%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (28.26%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (26.09%) Google App Engine
3 12 (26.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (8.70%) Route 53
4 4 (8.70%) Amazon S3
4 4 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
1 17 (36.96%) DNS
2 15 (32.61%) SSL
3 13 (28.26%) DHCP
4 12 (26.09%) FTP
4 12 (26.09%) HTTP
4 12 (26.09%) IPsec
5 11 (23.91%) Internet
6 3 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) MySQL
2 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
3 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
4 8 (17.39%) Redis
5 6 (13.04%) SimpleDB
5 6 (13.04%) Couchbase
6 4 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.17%) Big Data
8 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (2.17%) RavenDB
8 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (32.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Build and Release Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Release Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) Web Services
3 12 (26.09%) Servlets
3 12 (26.09%) J2EE
4 2 (4.35%) POSIX
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
4 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) WCF
5 1 (2.17%) jQuery
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.17%) CSS3
5 1 (2.17%) HTML5
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Open Source
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) UNIX
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) CentOS
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) SUSE
4 1 (2.17%) Debian
4 1 (2.17%) Fedora
4 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) Configuration Management
2 31 (67.39%) DevOps
3 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
6 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Security Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.52%) Kanban
7 3 (6.52%) TDD
8 2 (4.35%) Network Design
8 2 (4.35%) Service Management
8 2 (4.35%) MVC
8 2 (4.35%) OO
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.17%) Logical Data Model
9 1 (2.17%) Release Management
9 1 (2.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) Python
2 28 (60.87%) Bash Shell
3 23 (50.00%) Ruby
4 15 (32.61%) Java
5 8 (17.39%) PHP
6 6 (13.04%) C++
7 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.52%) Perl
8 2 (4.35%) SQL
9 1 (2.17%) R
9 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (26.09%) Xen
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (67.39%) Puppet
1 31 (67.39%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (15.22%) Salt
3 3 (6.52%) Ansible
3 3 (6.52%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.17%) StatsD
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Rackspace
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) Google
3 12 (26.09%) VMware
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) hybris
6 1 (2.17%) Apigee
6 1 (2.17%) Mashery
6 1 (2.17%) Tableau
6 1 (2.17%) Percona
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.17%) Teradata
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