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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 97 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 13 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.88% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.11% 25.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+105.12% -64.54%
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
76 55 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.29% 3.45% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 4
Average daily rate £355 £325 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £436 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -33.33%

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
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 5 March 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 -14 13 £325 +8.33% 3
Wakefield - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 24 (70.59%) Python
2 24 (70.59%) Bash Shell
2 24 (70.59%) DevOps
3 23 (67.65%) Web Services
3 23 (67.65%) MySQL
3 23 (67.65%) Ruby
4 22 (64.71%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (64.71%) Puppet
5 21 (61.76%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (55.88%) Apache
7 18 (52.94%) Configuration Management
8 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
9 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
10 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (32.35%) OpenStack
11 11 (32.35%) Rackspace
11 11 (32.35%) PHP
11 11 (32.35%) Load Balancing
11 11 (32.35%) Internet
12 10 (29.41%) C++
12 10 (29.41%) Redis
12 10 (29.41%) Node.js
13 9 (26.47%) Amazon S3
13 9 (26.47%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (26.47%) Salt
13 9 (26.47%) Oracle
14 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
14 8 (23.53%) DNS
14 8 (23.53%) Client/Server

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 19 (55.88%) Apache
2 11 (32.35%) OpenStack
3 10 (29.41%) Node.js
4 5 (14.71%) nginx
5 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.88%) Kentico
6 2 (5.88%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (61.76%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (26.47%) Amazon S3
3 7 (20.59%) Route 53
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Internet
2 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 8 (23.53%) DNS
3 7 (20.59%) SSL
4 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) MySQL
2 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
3 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
4 10 (29.41%) Redis
5 9 (26.47%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
6 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
6 7 (20.59%) Couchbase
6 7 (20.59%) SimpleDB
7 4 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (11.76%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) LLBLGen Pro
3 2 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (11.76%) WCF
3 4 (11.76%) jQuery
3 4 (11.76%) CSS3
3 4 (11.76%) JSON
3 4 (11.76%) CSS
3 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
5 2 (5.88%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (5.88%) Sencha Touch
5 2 (5.88%) HTML5
5 2 (5.88%) POSIX
6 1 (2.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Client/Server
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.88%) iPhone
5 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) UNIX
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
4 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.88%) Android
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.94%) SUSE
6 1 (2.94%) Debian
6 1 (2.94%) Fedora
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) DevOps
2 18 (52.94%) Configuration Management
3 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (32.35%) Load Balancing
5 8 (23.53%) TDD
6 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.71%) Incident Management
7 5 (14.71%) Kanban
7 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.76%) Security Testing
8 4 (11.76%) MVC
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) Change Management
9 3 (8.82%) Network Design
10 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
11 1 (2.94%) Service Management
11 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) Python
1 24 (70.59%) Bash Shell
2 23 (67.65%) Ruby
3 11 (32.35%) PHP
4 10 (29.41%) C++
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 5 (14.71%) C#
8 4 (11.76%) Perl
9 3 (8.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 22 (64.71%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (64.71%) Puppet
2 9 (26.47%) Salt
3 5 (14.71%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Rackspace
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Sencha
3 2 (5.88%) Appcelerator
3 2 (5.88%) Percona
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) hybris
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 11 hours ago