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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 105 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 15 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.64% 1.67% 1.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.46% 58.73% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 35 34
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£350 £238 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -26.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £189.50 - -
Amazon AWS
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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
39 63 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.66% 2.84% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 50 39
Average daily rate £338 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-53.10% +39.42%

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
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 20 August 2014. 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 -23 12 £350 +47.36% 6
North Yorkshire - - - - 4
South Yorkshire - - - -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 34 (94.44%) Web Services
2 24 (66.67%) Python
3 22 (61.11%) Linux
4 20 (55.56%) C++
5 19 (52.78%) PHP
6 16 (44.44%) Ruby
7 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
9 12 (33.33%) Internet
9 12 (33.33%) DevOps
9 12 (33.33%) Puppet
10 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
10 11 (30.56%) Salt
11 10 (27.78%) TDD
12 7 (19.44%) Node.js
13 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (16.67%) DNS
13 6 (16.67%) MySQL
14 5 (13.89%) Perl
14 5 (13.89%) SSL
14 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
14 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
14 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
14 5 (13.89%) Redis
14 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
14 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
14 5 (13.89%) SimpleDB
14 5 (13.89%) Couchbase
15 4 (11.11%) Maven
15 4 (11.11%) Amazon S3

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (19.44%) Node.js
2 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) Mule
4 1 (2.78%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.33%) CloudFront
2 3 (8.33%) Route 53
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Internet
2 6 (16.67%) DNS
3 5 (13.89%) SSL
3 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.11%) SSH
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) SimpleDB
2 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.89%) Redis
2 5 (13.89%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Maven
2 3 (8.33%) Ant
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Software Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 10 (27.78%) Developer
5 9 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) PHP Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Release Manager
8 3 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Python Developer
8 3 (8.33%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Consultant
10 1 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
10 1 (2.78%) Administrator
10 1 (2.78%) Technical Administrator
10 1 (2.78%) Environment Manager
10 1 (2.78%) PHP Zend Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) J2EE
3 3 (8.33%) CSS
3 3 (8.33%) Symfony
3 3 (8.33%) jQuery
3 3 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (2.78%) Spring
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) Spring Integration
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
2 12 (33.33%) DevOps
3 10 (27.78%) TDD
4 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (8.33%) Release Management
7 3 (8.33%) MVC
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) Refactoring
7 3 (8.33%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) SOA
8 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Python
2 20 (55.56%) C++
3 19 (52.78%) PHP
4 16 (44.44%) Ruby
5 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
6 5 (13.89%) Perl
7 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.33%) PHP5
8 2 (5.56%) Java
9 1 (2.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (33.33%) Puppet
3 11 (30.56%) Salt
4 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
1 3 (8.33%) Google
1 3 (8.33%) Facebook
1 3 (8.33%) Twitter
2 1 (2.78%) Zend
2 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
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