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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 102 86 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +31
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 24 31 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.95% 1.36% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.44% 54.39% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 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 £400 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
54 57 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.13% 2.50% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 1
Average daily rate £375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -42.95%

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 21 November 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 -9 23 £305 +1.66%
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
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England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 35 (89.74%) Web Services
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
3 20 (51.28%) Python
4 19 (48.72%) MySQL
5 18 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (43.59%) DevOps
6 17 (43.59%) Ruby
6 17 (43.59%) Bash Shell
7 16 (41.03%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (38.46%) PHP
9 14 (35.90%) Puppet
10 13 (33.33%) NoSQL
10 13 (33.33%) C++
11 12 (30.77%) Internet
11 12 (30.77%) TDD
11 12 (30.77%) Oracle
11 12 (30.77%) Apache
11 12 (30.77%) Amazon S3
11 12 (30.77%) Node.js
11 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (28.21%) MongoDB
12 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
13 10 (25.64%) Client/Server
13 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
14 9 (23.08%) Load Balancing
14 9 (23.08%) Route 53
14 9 (23.08%) DNS
14 9 (23.08%) Salt
15 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
15 8 (20.51%) SSL

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 12 (30.77%) Apache
1 12 (30.77%) Node.js
2 8 (20.51%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.82%) nginx
4 4 (10.26%) OpenStack
5 2 (5.13%) Kentico
5 2 (5.13%) CMS
6 1 (2.56%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon S3
3 9 (23.08%) Route 53
4 4 (10.26%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (10.26%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (10.26%) CloudFront
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Internet
2 9 (23.08%) DNS
3 8 (20.51%) SSL
3 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.82%) DHCP
5 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) MySQL
2 13 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 11 (28.21%) MongoDB
4 7 (17.95%) RDBMS
4 7 (17.95%) Redis
4 7 (17.95%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
5 6 (15.38%) Couchbase
5 6 (15.38%) SimpleDB
6 4 (10.26%) RavenDB
6 4 (10.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Maven
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.26%) Ant
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) LLBLGen Pro
3 2 (5.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Python Developer
8 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) PHP Developer
8 3 (7.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.56%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.56%) ScrumMaster
10 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (89.74%) Web Services
2 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
2 5 (12.82%) JSON
3 4 (10.26%) WCF
3 4 (10.26%) jQuery
3 4 (10.26%) CSS3
3 4 (10.26%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) J2EE
3 4 (10.26%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (7.69%) NHibernate
4 3 (7.69%) LAMP
5 2 (5.13%) Sencha Touch
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 2 (5.13%) POSIX
5 2 (5.13%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (2.56%) XML
6 1 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) iPhone
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) DTV
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) UNIX
3 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (5.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) DevOps
2 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (30.77%) TDD
3 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
4 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
5 9 (23.08%) Load Balancing
6 5 (12.82%) Refactoring
7 4 (10.26%) Kanban
7 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.26%) SOA
7 4 (10.26%) MVC
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
8 3 (7.69%) Network Design
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) Security Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Python
2 17 (43.59%) Ruby
2 17 (43.59%) Bash Shell
3 15 (38.46%) PHP
4 13 (33.33%) C++
5 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.82%) C#
8 2 (5.13%) Perl
8 2 (5.13%) Java
9 1 (2.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (35.90%) Puppet
3 9 (23.08%) Salt
4 5 (12.82%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.13%) Sencha
3 2 (5.13%) Appcelerator
4 1 (2.56%) Percona
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com