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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 54 98 77
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -21
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 61 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.00% 0.40% 1.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.07% 10.45% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 1 23
Average daily rate £425 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50
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
145 67 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.13% 3.79% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 51 50
Average daily rate £425 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £643 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £97.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +17 35 £425 +34.92% 13
Bradford - 9 £600 - 1
Wakefield - 3 £360 -
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 71 (66.36%) Linux
2 64 (59.81%) Java
3 63 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (49.53%) DevOps
5 52 (48.60%) Puppet
5 52 (48.60%) Jenkins
6 42 (39.25%) VMware
7 38 (35.51%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (33.64%) JavaScript
8 36 (33.64%) .NET
9 35 (32.71%) Configuration Management
9 35 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (30.84%) Selenium
11 32 (29.91%) Bash Shell
12 30 (28.04%) Google
13 29 (27.10%) OpenStack
13 29 (27.10%) Git (software)
13 29 (27.10%) Opscode Chef
14 28 (26.17%) Python
14 28 (26.17%) Oracle
15 26 (24.30%) Maven
16 25 (23.36%) C#
16 25 (23.36%) AngularJS
16 25 (23.36%) vSphere
17 24 (22.43%) Mocha
17 24 (22.43%) Node.js
17 24 (22.43%) Cloud Computing
17 24 (22.43%) Microsoft Azure
17 24 (22.43%) JIRA
17 24 (22.43%) Ruby

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 29 (27.10%) OpenStack
2 24 (22.43%) Node.js
3 23 (21.50%) Confluence
4 15 (14.02%) Apache
5 13 (12.15%) IIS
5 13 (12.15%) nginx
6 12 (11.21%) Jetty
6 12 (11.21%) Tomcat
6 12 (11.21%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.87%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.87%) CMS
7 2 (1.87%) Kentico
7 2 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.87%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.43%) Cloud Computing
1 24 (22.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (19.63%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (16.82%) Google App Engine
3 18 (16.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (14.02%) IaaS
5 6 (5.61%) Amazon S3
5 6 (5.61%) PaaS
6 5 (4.67%) SaaS
7 2 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.87%) GitHub
7 2 (1.87%) Office 365
8 1 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.93%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.93%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) TCP/IP
2 18 (16.82%) HTTP
3 14 (13.08%) DNS
3 14 (13.08%) SSL
4 13 (12.15%) DHCP
4 13 (12.15%) FTP
4 13 (12.15%) IPsec
5 9 (8.41%) Internet
6 5 (4.67%) Firewall
7 4 (3.74%) LAN
7 4 (3.74%) WAN
8 1 (0.93%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.08%) MongoDB
2 14 (13.08%) MySQL
3 11 (10.28%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (10.28%) Hadoop
4 10 (9.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (9.35%) Big Data
4 10 (9.35%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database
5 9 (8.41%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.87%) Redis
9 1 (0.93%) HBase
9 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (48.60%) Jenkins
2 33 (30.84%) Selenium
3 29 (27.10%) Git (software)
4 26 (24.30%) Maven
5 24 (22.43%) JIRA
5 24 (22.43%) Mocha
6 22 (20.56%) Appium
6 22 (20.56%) SonarQube
7 11 (10.28%) Ant
8 10 (9.35%) Cucumber
8 10 (9.35%) JUnit
8 10 (9.35%) NUnit
9 9 (8.41%) Subversion
10 5 (4.67%) SpecFlow
11 3 (2.80%) Grunt
11 3 (2.80%) Jasmine
11 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.87%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (5.61%) Retail
2 4 (3.74%) Finance
3 2 (1.87%) Legal
3 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (36.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (25.23%) Developer
3 23 (21.50%) Architect
4 15 (14.02%) Operations Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.41%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (4.67%) Digital Transformation
8 5 (4.67%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.67%) WebOps Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) DBA
9 4 (3.74%) Digital Architect
9 4 (3.74%) Digital Technical Architect
9 4 (3.74%) Head of DevOps
9 4 (3.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Cloud Consultant
10 3 (2.80%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.64%) .NET
2 25 (23.36%) AngularJS
3 23 (21.50%) CSS
3 23 (21.50%) HTML
4 15 (14.02%) J2EE
4 15 (14.02%) Web Services
5 13 (12.15%) REST
6 12 (11.21%) Servlets
7 10 (9.35%) PhoneGap
7 10 (9.35%) Swagger
7 10 (9.35%) YAML
8 9 (8.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (6.54%) .NET Framework
9 7 (6.54%) LAMP
10 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET
10 5 (4.67%) HTML5
11 4 (3.74%) Express
11 4 (3.74%) RESTful
12 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (2.80%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.80%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.87%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.87%) Replication
4 2 (1.87%) Social Media
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 71 (66.36%) Linux
2 17 (15.89%) CentOS
3 15 (14.02%) Unix
4 14 (13.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (13.08%) Ubuntu
5 10 (9.35%) Android
5 10 (9.35%) Windows
6 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) Fedora
8 1 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (49.53%) DevOps
3 38 (35.51%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (32.71%) Configuration Management
5 19 (17.76%) Open Source
6 17 (15.89%) Scrum
7 13 (12.15%) Web Operations
8 12 (11.21%) Build Automation
9 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
10 10 (9.35%) SOA
11 9 (8.41%) ITIL
11 9 (8.41%) Machine Learning
11 9 (8.41%) Microservices
11 9 (8.41%) OO
11 9 (8.41%) Software Engineering
12 8 (7.48%) Migration
12 8 (7.48%) OOP
12 8 (7.48%) Web Accessibility
13 7 (6.54%) MVC
14 6 (5.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (59.81%) Java
2 36 (33.64%) JavaScript
3 32 (29.91%) Bash Shell
4 28 (26.17%) Python
5 25 (23.36%) C#
6 24 (22.43%) Ruby
7 16 (14.95%) Perl
8 14 (13.08%) SQL
9 9 (8.41%) R
10 7 (6.54%) PHP
11 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (18.69%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 35 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (23.36%) vSphere
3 14 (13.08%) Docker
3 14 (13.08%) Xen
4 6 (5.61%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.87%) vCloud
6 2 (1.87%) XenServer
7 1 (0.93%) HDFS
7 1 (0.93%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 52 (48.60%) Puppet
2 29 (27.10%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (19.63%) Ansible
4 9 (8.41%) StatsD
5 4 (3.74%) Cobbler
5 4 (3.74%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.80%) Cacti
6 3 (2.80%) Nagios
7 2 (1.87%) logstash
8 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.93%) Salt
8 1 (0.93%) SCCM
8 1 (0.93%) yum
Vendors
1 42 (39.25%) VMware
2 30 (28.04%) Google
3 28 (26.17%) Oracle
4 22 (20.56%) Atlassian
5 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
6 11 (10.28%) Red Hat
7 9 (8.41%) Apigee
7 9 (8.41%) Citrix
7 9 (8.41%) Mashery
7 9 (8.41%) Tableau
7 9 (8.41%) Teradata
8 3 (2.80%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.80%) RightScale
8 3 (2.80%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.87%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (1.87%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.87%) PayPal
9 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.87%) Splunk
10 1 (0.93%) iManage
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