The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 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 EC2 over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 113 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 10 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 1.24% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.46% 31.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 0
Average daily rate £550 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £310 £400
% change year-on-year
+39.51% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon EC2
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
134 80 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.54% 3.97% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 46 25
Average daily rate £471 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.08% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.10 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Amazon EC2
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the West Yorkshire region.

Amazon EC2 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Amazon EC2
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 EC2 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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 -18 10 £550 +87.23% 2
Amazon EC2
Yorkshire

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (83.33%) Google App Engine
3 10 (83.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) J2EE
3 10 (83.33%) Java
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 10 (83.33%) HTTP
3 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (83.33%) SSL
3 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 10 (83.33%) Google
4 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (66.67%) DevOps
6 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (58.33%) Puppet
7 6 (50.00%) Travis CI
8 5 (41.67%) Web Operations
8 5 (41.67%) Open Source
8 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
8 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (41.67%) Jetty
8 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (41.67%) Cacti
8 5 (41.67%) nginx
8 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
8 5 (41.67%) Xen
8 5 (41.67%) VMware
8 5 (41.67%) IPsec

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) IIS
1 5 (41.67%) Jetty
1 5 (41.67%) nginx
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) Google App Engine
2 10 (83.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (16.67%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (16.67%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
1 10 (83.33%) SSL
1 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) FTP
2 5 (41.67%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Digital Transformation
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior WebOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) WebOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (41.67%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (66.67%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Web Operations
5 2 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) Xen
2 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Cacti
2 5 (41.67%) Nagios
3 2 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
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