The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 116 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 13 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.78% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.81% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -64.54%
Amazon AWS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
73 72 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.88% 3.14% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 6
Average daily rate £355 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -23.52%
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 £14.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -25.33%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Amazon AWS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
West Yorkshire -16 12 £360 +20.00% 7
South Yorkshire - 1 £250 -
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 25 (71.43%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Python
2 24 (68.57%) MySQL
2 24 (68.57%) Web Services
2 24 (68.57%) Bash Shell
3 23 (65.71%) DevOps
4 22 (62.86%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (62.86%) Ruby
4 22 (62.86%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (60.00%) Puppet
6 19 (54.29%) Apache
7 18 (51.43%) Configuration Management
8 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
8 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
9 12 (34.29%) PHP
10 11 (31.43%) OpenStack
10 11 (31.43%) Rackspace
10 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
11 10 (28.57%) Amazon S3
11 10 (28.57%) Node.js
11 10 (28.57%) C++
11 10 (28.57%) Oracle
11 10 (28.57%) Internet
12 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
12 9 (25.71%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (25.71%) Redis
13 8 (22.86%) Route 53
13 8 (22.86%) DNS
13 8 (22.86%) Client/Server

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (54.29%) Apache
2 11 (31.43%) OpenStack
3 10 (28.57%) Node.js
4 5 (14.29%) nginx
5 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.71%) CMS
6 2 (5.71%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (62.86%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (28.57%) Amazon S3
3 8 (22.86%) Route 53
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.86%) CloudFront
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Internet
2 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
3 8 (22.86%) DNS
4 7 (20.00%) SSL
5 4 (11.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (11.43%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) MySQL
2 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (25.71%) Redis
3 9 (25.71%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (17.14%) Couchbase
5 6 (17.14%) SimpleDB
6 4 (11.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (11.43%) RavenDB
7 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.43%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) LLBLGen Pro
3 2 (5.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
4 1 (2.86%) Ant
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) Web Services
2 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) JSON
3 4 (11.43%) WCF
3 4 (11.43%) jQuery
3 4 (11.43%) CSS3
3 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (8.57%) NHibernate
5 2 (5.71%) POSIX
5 2 (5.71%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (5.71%) Sencha Touch
5 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) LINQ
6 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) iPhone
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) UNIX
3 6 (17.14%) Windows
4 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (5.71%) Android
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) SUSE
6 1 (2.86%) Debian
6 1 (2.86%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) DevOps
2 18 (51.43%) Configuration Management
3 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 8 (22.86%) TDD
6 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 5 (14.29%) Kanban
7 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.43%) Security Testing
8 4 (11.43%) MVC
8 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.57%) Change Management
9 3 (8.57%) ITIL
9 3 (8.57%) Network Design
10 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
10 2 (5.71%) Migration
10 2 (5.71%) Refactoring
11 1 (2.86%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Python
1 24 (68.57%) Bash Shell
2 22 (62.86%) Ruby
3 12 (34.29%) PHP
4 10 (28.57%) C++
5 7 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
7 5 (14.29%) C#
8 4 (11.43%) Perl
9 3 (8.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (62.86%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (60.00%) Puppet
3 8 (22.86%) Salt
4 5 (14.29%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Rackspace
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Sencha
3 2 (5.71%) Appcelerator
3 2 (5.71%) Percona
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) hybris
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