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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 49 50 92
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +42
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 50 62 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.49% 3.21% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.68% 43.97% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 52 3
Median daily rate £496 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.76% +34.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £429 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.78% +7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £30.00

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
126 141 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.80% 7.29% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 106 56
Median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £640 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +4 42 £500 +17.64% 22
Huddersfield - 4 - -
Bradford +5 2 £425 -26.08%
Pudsey - 1 £425 -
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 56 (61.54%) DevOps
2 48 (52.75%) Linux
3 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (46.15%) Java
5 40 (43.96%) Puppet
6 38 (41.76%) Splunk
7 37 (40.66%) JavaScript
8 36 (39.56%) Docker
9 35 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
10 34 (37.36%) Opscode Chef
10 34 (37.36%) Jenkins
11 29 (31.87%) Web Services
12 26 (28.57%) Python
13 25 (27.47%) HTML
14 24 (26.37%) CSS
15 23 (25.27%) Configuration Management
16 22 (24.18%) Spring
16 22 (24.18%) PHP
17 21 (23.08%) Windows
17 21 (23.08%) CSS3
17 21 (23.08%) HTML5
18 19 (20.88%) New Relic
18 19 (20.88%) Apache
19 18 (19.78%) DNS
19 18 (19.78%) Ansible
19 18 (19.78%) MongoDB
19 18 (19.78%) PaaS
19 18 (19.78%) Bash Shell
19 18 (19.78%) Microservices
20 17 (18.68%) Spring Boot

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 19 (20.88%) Apache
2 16 (17.58%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (9.89%) OpenStack
3 9 (9.89%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.79%) IIS
5 5 (5.49%) Apache Spark
6 4 (4.40%) Confluence
6 4 (4.40%) MS Exchange
6 4 (4.40%) nginx
7 3 (3.30%) CloudStack
8 2 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.10%) JBoss
9 1 (1.10%) Jetty
9 1 (1.10%) Mongrel
9 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 35 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (19.78%) PaaS
3 14 (15.38%) IaaS
4 10 (10.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (8.79%) Loggly
5 8 (8.79%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (3.30%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.30%) CloudBees
6 3 (3.30%) GitHub
6 3 (3.30%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.10%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (1.10%) Heroku
8 1 (1.10%) Office 365
8 1 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.78%) DNS
2 11 (12.09%) DHCP
3 8 (8.79%) HTTP
4 7 (7.69%) Firewall
4 7 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
5 6 (6.59%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.49%) Internet
7 3 (3.30%) FTP
7 3 (3.30%) HTTPS
7 3 (3.30%) SMTP
7 3 (3.30%) SSL
7 3 (3.30%) Telnet
8 2 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.10%) Network Security
9 1 (1.10%) SAN
9 1 (1.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.78%) MongoDB
2 16 (17.58%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (16.48%) Redis
4 12 (13.19%) MySQL
5 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
5 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
6 8 (8.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (7.69%) Riak
7 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (6.59%) Hadoop
9 5 (5.49%) HBase
10 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (1.10%) Apache Hive
12 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (1.10%) Big Data
12 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (37.36%) Jenkins
2 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
3 15 (16.48%) Vagrant
4 14 (15.38%) Maven
5 10 (10.99%) Grunt
6 8 (8.79%) JMeter
7 7 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (7.69%) TeamCity
8 6 (6.59%) JIRA
9 4 (4.40%) SonarQube
10 3 (3.30%) Subversion
11 2 (2.20%) Ant
11 2 (2.20%) GoCD
12 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.10%) DbUnit
12 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
12 1 (1.10%) GitLab
12 1 (1.10%) JUnit
12 1 (1.10%) Mockito
12 1 (1.10%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (7.69%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (35.16%) Architect
2 24 (26.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (15.38%) Developer
4 12 (13.19%) AWS DevOps
5 10 (10.99%) Technical Architect
6 9 (9.89%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.79%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (5.49%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) DevOps Architect
9 5 (5.49%) Platform Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Java Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Lead DevOps
10 4 (4.40%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.30%) Identity Management Specialist
11 3 (3.30%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) Web Services
2 25 (27.47%) HTML
3 24 (26.37%) CSS
4 22 (24.18%) Spring
5 21 (23.08%) CSS3
5 21 (23.08%) HTML5
6 17 (18.68%) Spring Boot
7 12 (13.19%) LAPP Stack
8 11 (12.09%) jQuery
8 11 (12.09%) Middleware
8 11 (12.09%) Velocity
9 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
9 10 (10.99%) Spring Cloud
10 9 (9.89%) LAMP
11 8 (8.79%) Elastic Stack
12 5 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (5.49%) REST
13 4 (4.40%) Apache Camel
13 4 (4.40%) JSON
13 4 (4.40%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) NHS
2 5 (5.49%) Replication
3 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.30%) User Experience
4 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.20%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.75%) Linux
2 21 (23.08%) Windows
3 14 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (10.99%) Windows Server
4 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.59%) Android
7 5 (5.49%) CoreOS
8 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.20%) CentOS
9 2 (2.20%) Unix
10 1 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (61.54%) DevOps
2 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.27%) Configuration Management
4 18 (19.78%) Microservices
5 16 (17.58%) Scrum
6 13 (14.29%) Open Source
6 13 (14.29%) TDD
7 11 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.09%) Load Balancing
7 11 (12.09%) Release Management
8 10 (10.99%) BDD
8 10 (10.99%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (10.99%) ITIL
9 8 (8.79%) Kanban
9 8 (8.79%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (7.69%) Performance Testing
11 6 (6.59%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 6 (6.59%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (6.59%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.15%) Java
2 37 (40.66%) JavaScript
3 26 (28.57%) Python
4 22 (24.18%) PHP
5 18 (19.78%) Bash Shell
6 16 (17.58%) Ruby
7 8 (8.79%) SQL
8 6 (6.59%) Go
9 5 (5.49%) C#
9 5 (5.49%) Scala
9 5 (5.49%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.40%) C++
11 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.20%) Perl
13 1 (1.10%) Korn
13 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) AWS Certification
2 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.20%) MCSE
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 36 (39.56%) Docker
2 8 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.49%) HDFS
3 5 (5.49%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.20%) vSphere
4 2 (2.20%) Xen
4 2 (2.20%) XenServer
5 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 40 (43.96%) Puppet
2 34 (37.36%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (19.78%) Ansible
4 16 (17.58%) Nagios
5 11 (12.09%) Salt
6 8 (8.79%) ZABBIX
7 7 (7.69%) Kubernetes
7 7 (7.69%) SCOM
8 5 (5.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Cobbler
9 3 (3.30%) SCCM
10 2 (2.20%) Terraform
11 1 (1.10%) Mesos
11 1 (1.10%) Packer
Vendors
1 38 (41.76%) Splunk
2 19 (20.88%) New Relic
3 15 (16.48%) VMware
4 14 (15.38%) Oracle
5 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 13 (14.29%) MuleSoft
6 12 (13.19%) Google
6 12 (13.19%) Rackspace
7 11 (12.09%) AppDynamics
7 11 (12.09%) Red Hat
7 11 (12.09%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.20%) Adobe
8 2 (2.20%) Cisco
8 2 (2.20%) hybris
8 2 (2.20%) SAP
9 1 (1.10%) Citrix
9 1 (1.10%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (1.10%) RightScale