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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 111 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 18 35 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.69% 1.52% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 34 0
Average daily rate
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£305 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £475
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
54 70 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.06% 3.05% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 2
Average daily rate £412 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.16% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

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 24 December 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 -29 18 £305 +1.66%
North Yorkshire - - - - 4
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (86.84%) Web Services
2 21 (55.26%) MySQL
2 21 (55.26%) Linux
3 20 (52.63%) Python
4 18 (47.37%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (44.74%) Bash Shell
5 17 (44.74%) Ruby
5 17 (44.74%) DevOps
6 15 (39.47%) PHP
7 14 (36.84%) Apache
7 14 (36.84%) Puppet
8 13 (34.21%) Oracle
8 13 (34.21%) Internet
9 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
9 12 (31.58%) C++
9 12 (31.58%) NoSQL
9 12 (31.58%) Node.js
9 12 (31.58%) Amazon S3
10 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (28.95%) MongoDB
11 10 (26.32%) Route 53
11 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
11 10 (26.32%) DNS
11 10 (26.32%) TDD
12 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
12 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
12 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
13 8 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (21.05%) SSL

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (36.84%) Apache
2 12 (31.58%) Node.js
3 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
4 6 (15.79%) nginx
5 5 (13.16%) OpenStack
6 2 (5.26%) Kentico
6 2 (5.26%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (31.58%) Amazon S3
3 10 (26.32%) Route 53
4 4 (10.53%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (10.53%) CloudFront
5 3 (7.89%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) Internet
2 10 (26.32%) DNS
3 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
4 8 (21.05%) SSL
5 5 (13.16%) DHCP
6 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) MySQL
2 12 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 11 (28.95%) MongoDB
4 8 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
5 7 (18.42%) Redis
5 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
6 5 (13.16%) SimpleDB
6 5 (13.16%) Couchbase
7 4 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (10.53%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Ant
1 4 (10.53%) Subversion
1 4 (10.53%) Maven
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) LLBLGen Pro
2 2 (5.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Python Developer
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) LAMP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Applications Specialist
9 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) Web Services
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
3 4 (10.53%) J2EE
3 4 (10.53%) JSON
3 4 (10.53%) WCF
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 4 (10.53%) CSS3
3 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (10.53%) HTML
4 3 (7.89%) LAMP
4 3 (7.89%) NHibernate
5 2 (5.26%) POSIX
5 2 (5.26%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (5.26%) Sencha Touch
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (2.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) iPhone
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) DTV
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) UNIX
4 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) DevOps
2 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (26.32%) TDD
5 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
5 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
6 5 (13.16%) Kanban
6 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
6 5 (13.16%) Refactoring
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 4 (10.53%) MVC
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Security Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Network Design
8 3 (7.89%) ITIL
8 3 (7.89%) Change Management
9 2 (5.26%) Release Management
9 2 (5.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Python
2 17 (44.74%) Ruby
2 17 (44.74%) Bash Shell
3 15 (39.47%) PHP
4 12 (31.58%) C++
5 8 (21.05%) SQL
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.16%) C#
8 2 (5.26%) Perl
8 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (36.84%) Puppet
3 7 (18.42%) Salt
4 6 (15.79%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.26%) Sencha
3 2 (5.26%) Appcelerator
3 2 (5.26%) Percona
4 1 (2.63%) SAP