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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 64 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -24
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 84 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.92% 1.25% 1.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.06% 33.94% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 28 25
Median daily rate £550 £465 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.27% +32.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £503 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £414 £380
% change year-on-year
+8.76% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £189.00
% change year-on-year
- -79.36%
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
262 109 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.09% 3.69% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 78 28
Median daily rate £500 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £642 £495 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +31 66 £550 +15.78% 19
South Yorkshire +7 10 £538 +19.44% 2
North Yorkshire -3 2 - -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 100 (66.23%) Linux
2 97 (64.24%) DevOps
3 89 (58.94%) Puppet
4 65 (43.05%) Opscode Chef
5 63 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (38.41%) Java
7 55 (36.42%) Ansible
8 53 (35.10%) Jenkins
9 51 (33.77%) Configuration Management
10 49 (32.45%) VMware
11 45 (29.80%) Ruby
12 44 (29.14%) Git (software)
13 41 (27.15%) Microsoft Azure
13 41 (27.15%) Docker
14 39 (25.83%) .NET
15 35 (23.18%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (22.52%) VMware Infrastructure
17 33 (21.85%) Security Cleared
18 31 (20.53%) SQL
19 30 (19.87%) Windows
19 30 (19.87%) Python
19 30 (19.87%) nginx
19 30 (19.87%) Open Source
20 28 (18.54%) SC Cleared
21 27 (17.88%) Perl
21 27 (17.88%) Bash Shell
22 26 (17.22%) JavaScript
23 25 (16.56%) Kubernetes
24 24 (15.89%) logstash
25 22 (14.57%) NoSQL

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (19.87%) nginx
2 19 (12.58%) OpenStack
3 13 (8.61%) Tomcat
4 11 (7.28%) Confluence
5 10 (6.62%) Apache
6 9 (5.96%) IIS
6 9 (5.96%) WebSphere
7 8 (5.30%) Jetty
8 5 (3.31%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.66%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.66%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.66%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.66%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 41 (27.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (13.91%) GitHub
3 16 (10.60%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (9.93%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (8.61%) Google App Engine
5 13 (8.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (8.61%) PaaS
6 10 (6.62%) IaaS
7 3 (1.99%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (1.32%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (1.32%) CloudFront
8 2 (1.32%) SaaS
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.66%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.66%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.58%) HTTP
2 15 (9.93%) TCP/IP
3 11 (7.28%) DNS
4 10 (6.62%) SSL
5 7 (4.64%) DHCP
5 7 (4.64%) FTP
5 7 (4.64%) IPsec
5 7 (4.64%) VPN
6 5 (3.31%) Firewall
6 5 (3.31%) Internet
7 2 (1.32%) FCoE
7 2 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.32%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.32%) LAN
7 2 (1.32%) Multicast
7 2 (1.32%) NAS
7 2 (1.32%) SAN
7 2 (1.32%) WAN
8 1 (0.66%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.57%) NoSQL
2 16 (10.60%) MongoDB
2 16 (10.60%) MySQL
3 15 (9.93%) SQL Server
4 14 (9.27%) Big Data
5 12 (7.95%) Relational Database
6 11 (7.28%) Hadoop
7 9 (5.96%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.97%) DB2
10 5 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.99%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.99%) HBase
12 2 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (1.32%) OLAP
13 1 (0.66%) Data Mart
13 1 (0.66%) Essbase
13 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.66%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 53 (35.10%) Jenkins
2 44 (29.14%) Git (software)
3 18 (11.92%) Artifactory
3 18 (11.92%) GitLab
4 17 (11.26%) JIRA
5 14 (9.27%) Travis CI
6 13 (8.61%) Maven
7 10 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (5.96%) Selenium
8 9 (5.96%) SonarQube
8 9 (5.96%) Visual Studio
9 8 (5.30%) Ant
9 8 (5.30%) Appium
9 8 (5.30%) Mocha
9 8 (5.30%) TeamCity
10 7 (4.64%) Subversion
11 6 (3.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.65%) ClearCase
12 4 (2.65%) CruiseControl
12 4 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (9.93%) Finance
2 4 (2.65%) Banking
3 2 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (0.66%) French Language
4 1 (0.66%) German Language
4 1 (0.66%) iGaming
4 1 (0.66%) Legal
4 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.66%) Publishing
4 1 (0.66%) Retail
4 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (41.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (17.22%) Developer
3 21 (13.91%) Lead DevOps
4 20 (13.25%) AWS Engineer
5 19 (12.58%) AWS DevOps
6 16 (10.60%) Architect
6 16 (10.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 10 (6.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (6.62%) Consultant
7 10 (6.62%) DevOps Manager
7 10 (6.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.62%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.62%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.96%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.30%) WebOps Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.97%) Mobile Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.83%) .NET
2 20 (13.25%) Sensu
3 19 (12.58%) Node.js
4 17 (11.26%) HTML
5 16 (10.60%) Web Services
6 14 (9.27%) AngularJS
7 13 (8.61%) J2EE
8 9 (5.96%) HTML5
8 9 (5.96%) Spring
9 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET
9 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (5.30%) Chai
9 8 (5.30%) CSS
9 8 (5.30%) MCollective
10 7 (4.64%) Servlets
11 6 (3.97%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.97%) WCF
12 5 (3.31%) .NET Framework
12 5 (3.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (3.31%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.95%) Public Cloud
2 7 (4.64%) Enterprise Cloud
2 7 (4.64%) Mobile App
2 7 (4.64%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.65%) Replication
3 4 (2.65%) User Experience
4 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 100 (66.23%) Linux
2 30 (19.87%) Windows
3 20 (13.25%) CoreOS
4 15 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (9.93%) Unix
5 13 (8.61%) CentOS
6 12 (7.95%) Ubuntu
7 7 (4.64%) Fedora
8 6 (3.97%) Android
8 6 (3.97%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.65%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.99%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.32%) Solaris
11 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.66%) AIX
12 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.66%) SUSE
12 1 (0.66%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (64.24%) DevOps
2 63 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (33.77%) Configuration Management
4 35 (23.18%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (19.87%) Open Source
6 21 (13.91%) Software Engineering
7 19 (12.58%) TDD
8 18 (11.92%) Web Operations
9 17 (11.26%) Security Hardening
10 15 (9.93%) Scrum
11 10 (6.62%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (6.62%) OO
11 10 (6.62%) SOA
12 9 (5.96%) BDD
12 9 (5.96%) Release Management
13 8 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.30%) Microservices
13 8 (5.30%) MVC
13 8 (5.30%) Software Delivery
14 7 (4.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.41%) Java
2 45 (29.80%) Ruby
3 31 (20.53%) SQL
4 30 (19.87%) Python
5 27 (17.88%) Bash Shell
5 27 (17.88%) Perl
6 26 (17.22%) JavaScript
7 21 (13.91%) PowerShell
8 20 (13.25%) Go
9 12 (7.95%) PHP
10 6 (3.97%) C#
10 6 (3.97%) Erlang
11 5 (3.31%) R
11 5 (3.31%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.99%) C++
13 1 (0.66%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.66%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 33 (21.85%) Security Cleared
2 28 (18.54%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.95%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 41 (27.15%) Docker
2 34 (22.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (13.91%) etcd
3 21 (13.91%) flannel
4 18 (11.92%) Ceph
4 18 (11.92%) GlusterFS
5 10 (6.62%) vSphere
6 9 (5.96%) Active Directory
6 9 (5.96%) Hyper-V
7 8 (5.30%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (4.64%) Xen
9 5 (3.31%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.32%) KVM
10 2 (1.32%) NFS
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.32%) SRDF
11 1 (0.66%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 89 (58.94%) Puppet
2 65 (43.05%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (36.42%) Ansible
4 25 (16.56%) Kubernetes
5 24 (15.89%) logstash
6 22 (14.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 22 (14.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 19 (12.58%) rkt
8 18 (11.92%) Graphite
8 18 (11.92%) HAProxy
9 9 (5.96%) Salt
10 7 (4.64%) Nagios
11 5 (3.31%) StatsD
12 4 (2.65%) Cacti
13 3 (1.99%) Grafana
13 3 (1.99%) Kibana
13 3 (1.99%) Uchiwa
14 2 (1.32%) Packer
14 2 (1.32%) ZABBIX
15 1 (0.66%) Mesos
Vendors
1 49 (32.45%) VMware
2 19 (12.58%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.92%) Red Hat
4 17 (11.26%) Oracle
5 15 (9.93%) Google
6 10 (6.62%) Atlassian
6 10 (6.62%) Cisco
7 6 (3.97%) EMC
7 6 (3.97%) NetApp
7 6 (3.97%) Sybase
7 6 (3.97%) TIBCO
7 6 (3.97%) Xamarin
8 5 (3.31%) Apigee
8 5 (3.31%) Citrix
8 5 (3.31%) Mashery
8 5 (3.31%) Rackspace
8 5 (3.31%) Tableau
8 5 (3.31%) Teradata
9 4 (2.65%) CA
9 4 (2.65%) Splunk