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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 79 77 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 41 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.02% 1.98% 1.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.80% 41.41% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 19
Median daily rate £525 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.50% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £477 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £420
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
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
153 99 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.55% 4.78% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 65 21
Median daily rate £488 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £692 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.75 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -11 29 £542 +30.48% 20
Bradford +19 4 £400 -11.11% 4
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 76 (73.08%) Linux
2 62 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (59.62%) DevOps
3 61 (58.65%) Java
3 61 (58.65%) Puppet
4 52 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 41 (39.42%) Bash Shell
6 38 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
8 35 (33.65%) VMware
9 33 (31.73%) Maven
9 33 (31.73%) Configuration Management
10 32 (30.77%) Git (software)
11 31 (29.81%) JIRA
11 31 (29.81%) OpenStack
11 31 (29.81%) Ruby
12 30 (28.85%) Selenium
13 29 (27.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (27.88%) Ansible
14 28 (26.92%) vSphere
14 28 (26.92%) Mocha
15 27 (25.96%) Confluence
15 27 (25.96%) Atlassian
15 27 (25.96%) Python
15 27 (25.96%) .NET
15 27 (25.96%) Appium
15 27 (25.96%) SonarQube
15 27 (25.96%) Chai
16 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
17 24 (23.08%) Perl

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 31 (29.81%) OpenStack
2 27 (25.96%) Confluence
3 17 (16.35%) Node.js
4 11 (10.58%) Apache
5 9 (8.65%) nginx
6 8 (7.69%) Tomcat
7 6 (5.77%) Jetty
8 5 (4.81%) IIS
8 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
9 4 (3.85%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (10.58%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (10.58%) Google App Engine
3 11 (10.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (6.73%) IaaS
5 4 (3.85%) PaaS
6 2 (1.92%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.92%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (1.92%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.96%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.96%) GitHub
7 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.50%) HTTP
2 11 (10.58%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.62%) SSL
4 6 (5.77%) DNS
4 6 (5.77%) Internet
5 5 (4.81%) DHCP
5 5 (4.81%) FTP
5 5 (4.81%) IPsec
6 3 (2.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.58%) MongoDB
2 11 (10.58%) MySQL
3 10 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.73%) Big Data
4 7 (6.73%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.92%) DB2
9 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.96%) HBase
9 1 (0.96%) Redis
9 1 (0.96%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 33 (31.73%) Maven
3 32 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 31 (29.81%) JIRA
5 30 (28.85%) Selenium
6 28 (26.92%) Mocha
7 27 (25.96%) Appium
7 27 (25.96%) SonarQube
8 15 (14.42%) Ant
9 10 (9.62%) Subversion
9 10 (9.62%) Travis CI
10 5 (4.81%) TeamCity
11 4 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (3.85%) ClearCase
11 4 (3.85%) CruiseControl
11 4 (3.85%) Hudson
11 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (2.88%) JUnit
12 3 (2.88%) NUnit
General
1 8 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Legal
2 2 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (0.96%) Games
3 1 (0.96%) iGaming
3 1 (0.96%) Law
3 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (47.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (32.69%) Developer
3 17 (16.35%) Operations Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) Architect
5 10 (9.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 9 (8.65%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.77%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Agile Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Digital Transformation
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.81%) WebOps Engineer
11 4 (3.85%) Java Engineer
11 4 (3.85%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.85%) Mobile Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.96%) .NET
1 27 (25.96%) Chai
2 17 (16.35%) HTML
3 15 (14.42%) AngularJS
4 13 (12.50%) CSS
5 11 (10.58%) YAML
6 10 (9.62%) J2EE
6 10 (9.62%) Web Services
7 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
7 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (5.77%) HTML5
7 6 (5.77%) LAMP
7 6 (5.77%) REST
7 6 (5.77%) Spring
8 5 (4.81%) Hibernate
8 5 (4.81%) Servlets
8 5 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.85%) RESTful
9 4 (3.85%) WCF
9 4 (3.85%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (2.88%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.96%) Social Media
5 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (73.08%) Linux
2 20 (19.23%) CentOS
2 20 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (19.23%) Ubuntu
3 11 (10.58%) Windows
4 10 (9.62%) Unix
5 7 (6.73%) Android
6 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.88%) Fedora
8 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.96%) SUSE
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
1 62 (59.62%) DevOps
2 38 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (31.73%) Configuration Management
4 23 (22.12%) Open Source
5 21 (20.19%) Scrum
6 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
7 16 (15.38%) Build Automation
8 11 (10.58%) Web Operations
9 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 10 (9.62%) OO
9 10 (9.62%) SOA
10 9 (8.65%) TDD
11 8 (7.69%) Information Architecture
12 7 (6.73%) Front End Development
12 7 (6.73%) MVC
13 6 (5.77%) BDD
13 6 (5.77%) OOP
13 6 (5.77%) OWASP
14 5 (4.81%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 61 (58.65%) Java
2 41 (39.42%) Bash Shell
3 31 (29.81%) Ruby
4 27 (25.96%) Python
5 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
6 24 (23.08%) Perl
7 16 (15.38%) C#
8 12 (11.54%) PHP
9 10 (9.62%) SQL
10 7 (6.73%) PowerShell
11 5 (4.81%) R
11 5 (4.81%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (21.15%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.31%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 29 (27.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (26.92%) vSphere
3 23 (22.12%) Docker
4 5 (4.81%) Xen
5 2 (1.92%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 61 (58.65%) Puppet
2 36 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (27.88%) Ansible
4 6 (5.77%) Nagios
5 5 (4.81%) Cacti
5 5 (4.81%) StatsD
6 4 (3.85%) logstash
7 3 (2.88%) Salt
8 2 (1.92%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.92%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.96%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.96%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.96%) Mesos
Vendors
1 35 (33.65%) VMware
2 27 (25.96%) Atlassian
3 16 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 14 (13.46%) Google
5 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
5 11 (10.58%) Oracle
6 6 (5.77%) Cisco
7 5 (4.81%) Apigee
7 5 (4.81%) Citrix
7 5 (4.81%) Mashery
7 5 (4.81%) Tableau
7 5 (4.81%) Teradata
8 4 (3.85%) CA
8 4 (3.85%) Splunk
8 4 (3.85%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.85%) Xamarin
9 3 (2.88%) EMC
9 3 (2.88%) F5
9 3 (2.88%) NetApp
9 3 (2.88%) PayPal
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