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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 62 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -9
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 64 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.22% 1.41% 0.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.65% 32.32% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 8
Median daily rate £550 £494 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.39% +41.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £189.50
% change year-on-year
-54.48% -79.41%
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
170 99 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.56% 4.37% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 71 17
Median daily rate £500 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +15 47 £558 +11.50% 18
Bradford - 15 £380 - 1
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 56 (53.33%) DevOps
2 55 (52.38%) Puppet
3 52 (49.52%) Linux
4 50 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 49 (46.67%) VMware
6 47 (44.76%) Opscode Chef
7 38 (36.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (32.38%) Windows
9 33 (31.43%) Ansible
10 29 (27.62%) Jenkins
11 28 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (25.71%) PowerShell
12 27 (25.71%) Java
12 27 (25.71%) Configuration Management
13 25 (23.81%) .NET
14 23 (21.90%) Open Source
15 22 (20.95%) TDD
16 20 (19.05%) Software Engineering
16 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
16 20 (19.05%) PaaS
17 18 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
18 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
18 17 (16.19%) Microsoft
19 16 (15.24%) Microservices
19 16 (15.24%) DNS
19 16 (15.24%) Red Hat
19 16 (15.24%) HTML
20 15 (14.29%) Docker

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 12 (11.43%) OpenStack
2 10 (9.52%) Apache
2 10 (9.52%) IIS
2 10 (9.52%) nginx
3 8 (7.62%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.71%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (5.71%) Jetty
5 5 (4.76%) Confluence
5 5 (4.76%) Joomla!
5 5 (4.76%) Mongrel
5 5 (4.76%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.90%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.95%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 50 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (19.05%) PaaS
3 9 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (7.62%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (6.67%) Google App Engine
6 5 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.81%) IaaS
8 3 (2.86%) GitHub
9 2 (1.90%) Office 365
10 1 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.95%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.95%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.24%) DNS
2 11 (10.48%) VPN
3 8 (7.62%) HTTP
4 7 (6.67%) Firewall
5 6 (5.71%) DHCP
5 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.76%) FTP
6 5 (4.76%) IPsec
6 5 (4.76%) SSL
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (1.90%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.90%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.90%) Skype
7 2 (1.90%) Wireless
8 1 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) MySQL
3 11 (10.48%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.76%) DB2
7 4 (3.81%) Big Data
8 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.95%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.95%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 29 (27.62%) Jenkins
2 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.48%) Travis CI
3 11 (10.48%) Visual Studio
4 10 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (7.62%) TeamCity
6 7 (6.67%) JIRA
7 6 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (4.76%) Maven
8 5 (4.76%) SonarQube
8 5 (4.76%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.81%) Appium
9 4 (3.81%) Mocha
9 4 (3.81%) Selenium
10 3 (2.86%) Subversion
11 1 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Banking
2 3 (2.86%) Retail
3 2 (1.90%) Games
3 2 (1.90%) Legal
3 2 (1.90%) Publishing
4 1 (0.95%) French Language
4 1 (0.95%) German Language
4 1 (0.95%) iGaming
4 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (18.10%) AWS Engineer
3 17 (16.19%) AWS DevOps
4 16 (15.24%) Developer
5 15 (14.29%) Architect
6 12 (11.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 11 (10.48%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 10 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (7.62%) WebOps Engineer
11 7 (6.67%) Senior Developer
12 6 (5.71%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.71%) Lead Architect
12 6 (5.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 6 (5.71%) Mobile Solutions Architect
13 5 (4.76%) Automation Developer
13 5 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (4.76%) Senior Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.81%) .NET
2 16 (15.24%) HTML
3 12 (11.43%) Node.js
4 11 (10.48%) Spring
5 10 (9.52%) CSS
5 10 (9.52%) HTML5
5 10 (9.52%) Web Services
6 7 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.67%) Spring Boot
7 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET
7 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (5.71%) J2EE
7 6 (5.71%) WCF
8 5 (4.76%) CSS3
8 5 (4.76%) React
8 5 (4.76%) REST
8 5 (4.76%) Servlets
8 5 (4.76%) Xamarin.iOS
9 4 (3.81%) Chai
9 4 (3.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 8 (7.62%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.62%) Replication
3 7 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.90%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.95%) Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (49.52%) Linux
2 34 (32.38%) Windows
3 18 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 12 (11.43%) CentOS
6 11 (10.48%) Windows Server
7 8 (7.62%) Android
7 8 (7.62%) Apple iOS
7 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.67%) Fedora
9 4 (3.81%) Unix
10 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.95%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (53.33%) DevOps
2 38 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (25.71%) Configuration Management
5 23 (21.90%) Open Source
6 22 (20.95%) TDD
7 20 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 16 (15.24%) Microservices
9 15 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (14.29%) Web Operations
10 11 (10.48%) Release Management
11 10 (9.52%) Resource Management
12 9 (8.57%) Scrum
13 8 (7.62%) BDD
13 8 (7.62%) Load Balancing
14 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (6.67%) Programme Management
14 7 (6.67%) Service Management
14 7 (6.67%) SOA
14 7 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.71%) Java
1 27 (25.71%) PowerShell
2 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 14 (13.33%) Ruby
4 13 (12.38%) SQL
5 12 (11.43%) PHP
6 5 (4.76%) Perl
6 5 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.95%) CCDP
3 1 (0.95%) CCNA
3 1 (0.95%) CCNP
3 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.90%) GCP
3 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 38 (36.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (14.29%) Docker
3 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
4 12 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (7.62%) vSphere
6 7 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 5 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (52.38%) Puppet
2 47 (44.76%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (31.43%) Ansible
4 8 (7.62%) Salt
5 2 (1.90%) Packer
5 2 (1.90%) SCOM
5 2 (1.90%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.95%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.95%) Nagios
6 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (46.67%) VMware
2 17 (16.19%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.24%) Red Hat
4 11 (10.48%) Cisco
5 8 (7.62%) Google
5 8 (7.62%) Oracle
6 7 (6.67%) MuleSoft
6 7 (6.67%) Splunk
7 6 (5.71%) Xamarin
8 5 (4.76%) AppDynamics
8 5 (4.76%) Atlassian
8 5 (4.76%) EMC
8 5 (4.76%) F5
8 5 (4.76%) NetApp
8 5 (4.76%) New Relic
8 5 (4.76%) Sybase
9 3 (2.86%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.90%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.90%) SAP
10 2 (1.90%) Verint
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