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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 104 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 36 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.21% 1.32% 1.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.86% 68.89% 53.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 34
Average daily rate
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£475 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £303 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £373 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £288
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +32.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £189.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-79.36% +472.72%
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
113 45 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.79% 1.92% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 25 53
Average daily rate £400 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £405 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.31% +25.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £23.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -50.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 -17 32 £475 +35.71% 6
North Yorkshire -2 3 £418 -
South Yorkshire -7 1 £450 +50.00% 1
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (63.89%) Linux
2 45 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (44.44%) Apache
4 32 (44.44%) Python
5 31 (43.06%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (43.06%) Puppet
5 31 (43.06%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (41.67%) Bash Shell
7 28 (38.89%) DevOps
8 24 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (30.56%) nginx
10 21 (29.17%) Tomcat
11 20 (27.78%) Java
11 20 (27.78%) MySQL
12 17 (23.61%) .NET
12 17 (23.61%) Web Services
12 17 (23.61%) VMware
12 17 (23.61%) Ruby
13 16 (22.22%) Jenkins
14 15 (20.83%) Google
14 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
14 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
14 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
15 14 (19.44%) HTTP
15 14 (19.44%) UNIX
15 14 (19.44%) IIS
15 14 (19.44%) Xen
15 14 (19.44%) Jetty

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (44.44%) Apache
2 22 (30.56%) nginx
3 21 (29.17%) Tomcat
4 14 (19.44%) IIS
4 14 (19.44%) Jetty
5 13 (18.06%) OpenStack
5 13 (18.06%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.56%) Node.js
7 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.39%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.39%) JBoss
7 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (43.06%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (19.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (18.06%) Google App Engine
4 8 (11.11%) Amazon S3
4 8 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (11.11%) Route 53
5 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (4.17%) Office 365
7 2 (2.78%) IaaS
8 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 14 (19.44%) HTTP
3 13 (18.06%) IPsec
3 13 (18.06%) DHCP
3 13 (18.06%) FTP
3 13 (18.06%) DNS
4 12 (16.67%) SSL
5 10 (13.89%) Internet
6 7 (9.72%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.39%) Firewall
7 1 (1.39%) DMZ
7 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.78%) MySQL
2 12 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 11 (15.28%) NoSQL
3 11 (15.28%) Redis
4 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
5 9 (12.50%) SimpleDB
5 9 (12.50%) Couchbase
6 8 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (9.72%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.39%) Big Data
9 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.56%) Maven
3 4 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.17%) Mocha
4 3 (4.17%) Grunt
5 2 (2.78%) Subversion
5 2 (2.78%) Capybara
5 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
6 1 (1.39%) Selenium
6 1 (1.39%) Ant
6 1 (1.39%) PVCS
6 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.39%) JMeter
6 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.39%) Gradle
General
1 12 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 12 (16.67%) Architect
2 12 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Web Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
10 1 (1.39%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 1 (1.39%) Build and Release Engineer
10 1 (1.39%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) .NET
1 17 (23.61%) Web Services
2 13 (18.06%) J2EE
2 13 (18.06%) Servlets
2 13 (18.06%) RESTful
3 7 (9.72%) HTML
3 7 (9.72%) POSIX
4 6 (8.33%) HTML5
5 5 (6.94%) CSS
6 3 (4.17%) Backbone.js
6 3 (4.17%) Ember.js
6 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.78%) Sass
7 2 (2.78%) CSS3
7 2 (2.78%) Sinatra
7 2 (2.78%) jQuery
7 2 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.39%) Java EE
8 1 (1.39%) REST
8 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) NHS
2 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.78%) Clustering
3 2 (2.78%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Tandem
4 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.89%) Linux
2 14 (19.44%) UNIX
3 10 (13.89%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) CentOS
5 2 (2.78%) Debian
5 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.39%) Fedora
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.39%) Solaris
6 1 (1.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (38.89%) DevOps
4 24 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 11 (15.28%) OO
7 10 (13.89%) TDD
7 10 (13.89%) Open Source
8 9 (12.50%) Scrum
9 8 (11.11%) Service Management
9 8 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
10 7 (9.72%) Kanban
10 7 (9.72%) Performance Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Security Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Network Design
10 7 (9.72%) ITIL
11 5 (6.94%) Migration
11 5 (6.94%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) Python
2 30 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 20 (27.78%) Java
4 17 (23.61%) Ruby
5 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.56%) PHP
7 3 (4.17%) SQL
7 3 (4.17%) Perl
8 2 (2.78%) C++
9 1 (1.39%) C
9 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (19.44%) Xen
3 2 (2.78%) Docker
4 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) Varnish
4 1 (1.39%) vCloud
4 1 (1.39%) Corosync
4 1 (1.39%) KVM
Systems Management
1 31 (43.06%) Puppet
1 31 (43.06%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (13.89%) Salt
3 8 (11.11%) HAProxy
3 8 (11.11%) Ansible
4 1 (1.39%) StatsD
4 1 (1.39%) Graylog
4 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.39%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) VMware
2 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.83%) Google
3 10 (13.89%) Rackspace
4 8 (11.11%) Oracle
5 7 (9.72%) hybris
6 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.39%) Teradata
7 1 (1.39%) Sun
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) Citrix
7 1 (1.39%) Akamai
7 1 (1.39%) Tableau
7 1 (1.39%) Percona
7 1 (1.39%) New Relic
7 1 (1.39%) Apigee
7 1 (1.39%) Mashery
7 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
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