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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 62 118 91
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -27
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 74 7 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.54% 0.28% 1.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.14% 9.59% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 1 27
Average daily rate £433 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.30% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
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
194 73 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.67% 2.92% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 54 59
Average daily rate £425 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +44 57 £425 +34.92% 24
South Yorkshire - 7 £388 - 11
East Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 12
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 95 (71.43%) Linux
2 85 (63.91%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (60.90%) Java
4 75 (56.39%) DevOps
5 73 (54.89%) Puppet
6 72 (54.14%) Jenkins
7 58 (43.61%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (43.61%) VMware
8 56 (42.11%) Configuration Management
9 51 (38.35%) .NET
10 48 (36.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 45 (33.83%) Opscode Chef
12 42 (31.58%) Google
13 40 (30.08%) Ruby
13 40 (30.08%) JavaScript
14 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
15 37 (27.82%) Python
16 36 (27.07%) Open Source
16 36 (27.07%) Bash Shell
17 35 (26.32%) Selenium
18 34 (25.56%) Cloud Computing
19 33 (24.81%) Microsoft Azure
19 33 (24.81%) TCP/IP
20 32 (24.06%) HTTP
20 32 (24.06%) Amazon EC2
20 32 (24.06%) Node.js
21 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
21 31 (23.31%) OpenStack
22 30 (22.56%) Ansible
22 30 (22.56%) Google Cloud Platform

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (24.06%) Node.js
2 31 (23.31%) OpenStack
3 30 (22.56%) nginx
4 27 (20.30%) Apache
5 24 (18.05%) Confluence
6 23 (17.29%) IIS
6 23 (17.29%) Jetty
6 23 (17.29%) Tomcat
6 23 (17.29%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.50%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.50%) CMS
7 2 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.50%) Kentico
7 2 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.50%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.75%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 34 (25.56%) Cloud Computing
2 33 (24.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (24.06%) Amazon EC2
4 30 (22.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (21.80%) Google App Engine
6 14 (10.53%) IaaS
7 9 (6.77%) GitHub
8 7 (5.26%) PaaS
9 6 (4.51%) SaaS
10 5 (3.76%) Amazon S3
11 3 (2.26%) Heroku
12 2 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (1.50%) Office 365
13 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.81%) TCP/IP
2 32 (24.06%) HTTP
3 28 (21.05%) SSL
4 26 (19.55%) DNS
5 24 (18.05%) IPsec
6 23 (17.29%) DHCP
6 23 (17.29%) FTP
7 9 (6.77%) Internet
8 6 (4.51%) Firewall
9 4 (3.01%) LAN
9 4 (3.01%) WAN
10 3 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.75%) IMAP
11 1 (0.75%) MPLS
11 1 (0.75%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.75%) SMTP
11 1 (0.75%) SNMP
11 1 (0.75%) VPN
11 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.04%) MongoDB
2 18 (13.53%) MySQL
3 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.77%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (8.27%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (8.27%) Oracle Database
6 10 (7.52%) Big Data
6 10 (7.52%) Hadoop
7 9 (6.77%) NoSQL
8 8 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (4.51%) Redis
9 6 (4.51%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.75%) HBase
12 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 72 (54.14%) Jenkins
2 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
3 35 (26.32%) Selenium
4 25 (18.80%) JIRA
4 25 (18.80%) Maven
5 24 (18.05%) Mocha
6 22 (16.54%) Appium
6 22 (16.54%) SonarQube
7 11 (8.27%) Cucumber
8 10 (7.52%) Ant
8 10 (7.52%) JUnit
8 10 (7.52%) NUnit
9 9 (6.77%) Subversion
10 6 (4.51%) Artifactory
10 6 (4.51%) GitLab
11 5 (3.76%) SpecFlow
12 4 (3.01%) Grunt
12 4 (3.01%) Vagrant
13 3 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (2.26%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (4.51%) Retail
2 5 (3.76%) Finance
3 2 (1.50%) Legal
3 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (39.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (21.80%) Developer
3 23 (17.29%) Architect
4 15 (11.28%) Operations Engineer
5 11 (8.27%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.77%) Consultant
7 8 (6.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (6.02%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) DevOps Consultant
9 6 (4.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) DBA
10 5 (3.76%) Digital Transformation
10 5 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.76%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.76%) WebOps Engineer
11 4 (3.01%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Head of DevOps
11 4 (3.01%) MySQL DBA
12 3 (2.26%) Head of Digital
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (38.35%) .NET
2 28 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 27 (20.30%) CSS
3 27 (20.30%) HTML
4 25 (18.80%) J2EE
5 22 (16.54%) Servlets
6 19 (14.29%) Web Services
7 13 (9.77%) REST
8 10 (7.52%) PhoneGap
8 10 (7.52%) Swagger
8 10 (7.52%) YAML
9 9 (6.77%) HTML5
9 9 (6.77%) LAMP
9 9 (6.77%) Sensu
10 7 (5.26%) CSS3
10 7 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (4.51%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.51%) Backbone.js
12 5 (3.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.52%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.26%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.50%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.50%) Replication
4 2 (1.50%) Social Media
4 2 (1.50%) User Experience
5 1 (0.75%) CESG
5 1 (0.75%) Clustering
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 95 (71.43%) Linux
2 22 (16.54%) Unix
3 19 (14.29%) CentOS
4 16 (12.03%) Ubuntu
5 15 (11.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (8.27%) Windows
7 10 (7.52%) Android
8 6 (4.51%) CoreOS
9 4 (3.01%) Windows Server
10 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.50%) Fedora
12 1 (0.75%) Debian
12 1 (0.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (63.91%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (56.39%) DevOps
3 58 (43.61%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (42.11%) Configuration Management
5 36 (27.07%) Open Source
6 22 (16.54%) Web Operations
7 18 (13.53%) Scrum
8 17 (12.78%) OO
9 12 (9.02%) Automated Testing
9 12 (9.02%) Build Automation
10 11 (8.27%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.27%) Unit Testing
11 10 (7.52%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.52%) Microservices
11 10 (7.52%) SOA
11 10 (7.52%) TDD
12 9 (6.77%) ITIL
12 9 (6.77%) Migration
13 8 (6.02%) MVC
13 8 (6.02%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 81 (60.90%) Java
2 40 (30.08%) JavaScript
2 40 (30.08%) Ruby
3 37 (27.82%) Python
4 36 (27.07%) Bash Shell
5 27 (20.30%) Perl
6 26 (19.55%) C#
7 21 (15.79%) SQL
8 14 (10.53%) PowerShell
9 9 (6.77%) PHP
10 7 (5.26%) C++
10 7 (5.26%) R
11 6 (4.51%) Go
12 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.50%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.75%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (19.55%) SC Cleared
1 26 (19.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.75%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 48 (36.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (19.55%) vSphere
3 24 (18.05%) Docker
3 24 (18.05%) Xen
4 8 (6.02%) Active Directory
5 6 (4.51%) Ceph
5 6 (4.51%) GlusterFS
6 5 (3.76%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.50%) vCloud
7 2 (1.50%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.50%) XenServer
8 1 (0.75%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.75%) HDFS
8 1 (0.75%) NFS
8 1 (0.75%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 73 (54.89%) Puppet
2 45 (33.83%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (22.56%) Ansible
4 12 (9.02%) logstash
5 8 (6.02%) Salt
6 7 (5.26%) Grafana
6 7 (5.26%) Kibana
6 7 (5.26%) StatsD
6 7 (5.26%) Uchiwa
7 6 (4.51%) Graphite
7 6 (4.51%) HAProxy
7 6 (4.51%) Kubernetes
8 5 (3.76%) Cobbler
9 4 (3.01%) Cacti
9 4 (3.01%) Nagios
9 4 (3.01%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.50%) yum
11 1 (0.75%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (43.61%) VMware
2 42 (31.58%) Google
3 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
4 28 (21.05%) Oracle
5 22 (16.54%) Atlassian
6 13 (9.77%) Red Hat
7 9 (6.77%) Sitecore
8 7 (5.26%) Apigee
8 7 (5.26%) Citrix
8 7 (5.26%) Mashery
8 7 (5.26%) Rackspace
8 7 (5.26%) Tableau
8 7 (5.26%) Teradata
9 6 (4.51%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.26%) RightScale
11 2 (1.50%) EnterpriseDB
11 2 (1.50%) EPiServer
11 2 (1.50%) Splunk
12 1 (0.75%) Dell
12 1 (0.75%) HP
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