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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 96 91 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -43
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 44 35 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.56% 1.39% 3.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.07% 70.00% 82.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 61
Average daily rate
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£410 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £403 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -7.57%
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
122 50 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.33% 1.99% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 22 67
Average daily rate £375 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £23.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.92%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +1 42 £415 +18.57% 8
South Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 46 (82.14%) Linux
2 45 (80.36%) Configuration Management
3 34 (60.71%) Python
3 34 (60.71%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (58.93%) Bash Shell
4 33 (58.93%) Apache
4 33 (58.93%) Puppet
4 33 (58.93%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (55.36%) DevOps
6 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (35.71%) Ruby
8 20 (35.71%) nginx
8 20 (35.71%) MySQL
9 19 (33.93%) Java
9 19 (33.93%) Tomcat
10 16 (28.57%) .NET
11 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
11 15 (26.79%) OpenStack
12 14 (25.00%) Jenkins
12 14 (25.00%) DNS
12 14 (25.00%) Web Services
12 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 14 (25.00%) VMware
12 14 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (23.21%) Jetty
13 13 (23.21%) WebSphere
13 13 (23.21%) Xen

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (58.93%) Apache
2 20 (35.71%) nginx
3 19 (33.93%) Tomcat
4 15 (26.79%) OpenStack
5 13 (23.21%) Jetty
5 13 (23.21%) WebSphere
5 13 (23.21%) IIS
6 2 (3.57%) Node.js
7 1 (1.79%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.79%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (60.71%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (23.21%) Google App Engine
3 13 (23.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 8 (14.29%) Route 53
4 8 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.57%) Office 365
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.79%) IaaS
7 1 (1.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
2 14 (25.00%) DNS
3 13 (23.21%) IPsec
3 13 (23.21%) DHCP
3 13 (23.21%) FTP
3 13 (23.21%) HTTP
4 12 (21.43%) SSL
5 10 (17.86%) Internet
6 7 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) MySQL
2 13 (23.21%) MongoDB
3 12 (21.43%) Redis
4 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
5 9 (16.07%) Couchbase
5 9 (16.07%) SimpleDB
6 8 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
7 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.79%) Big Data
8 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.57%) Capybara
4 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.79%) RSpec
4 1 (1.79%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (1.79%) Build and Release Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Release Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) .NET
2 14 (25.00%) Web Services
3 13 (23.21%) Servlets
3 13 (23.21%) J2EE
4 6 (10.71%) POSIX
5 3 (5.36%) HTML5
5 3 (5.36%) HTML
6 2 (3.57%) CSS
6 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 2 (3.57%) Sinatra
6 2 (3.57%) CSS3
6 2 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (3.57%) Sass
7 1 (1.79%) Resque
7 1 (1.79%) jQuery
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.79%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Open Source
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (82.14%) Linux
2 11 (19.64%) UNIX
3 8 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.79%) CentOS
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.79%) SUSE
4 1 (1.79%) Debian
4 1 (1.79%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (80.36%) Configuration Management
2 31 (55.36%) DevOps
3 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.29%) TDD
6 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 8 (14.29%) OO
7 7 (12.50%) Security Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Kanban
7 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.71%) Performance Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Network Design
8 6 (10.71%) Service Management
9 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.36%) Migration
10 2 (3.57%) ITIL
11 1 (1.79%) People Management
11 1 (1.79%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) Python
2 33 (58.93%) Bash Shell
3 20 (35.71%) Ruby
4 19 (33.93%) Java
5 6 (10.71%) PHP
6 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.36%) Perl
7 3 (5.36%) C++
8 2 (3.57%) SQL
9 1 (1.79%) R
9 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.21%) Xen
3 1 (1.79%) Docker
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (58.93%) Puppet
1 33 (58.93%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (17.86%) Salt
3 7 (12.50%) Ansible
3 7 (12.50%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.79%) StatsD
4 1 (1.79%) Graylog
4 1 (1.79%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (25.00%) VMware
2 13 (23.21%) Google
2 13 (23.21%) Rackspace
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle
4 6 (10.71%) hybris
5 1 (1.79%) Apigee
5 1 (1.79%) Mashery
5 1 (1.79%) Percona
5 1 (1.79%) New Relic
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau
5 1 (1.79%) Akamai
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.79%) Teradata
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