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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 107 107 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 37 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.29% 0.78% 1.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.94% 33.90% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 31
Average daily rate
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£315 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £19.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+64.55% -64.09%
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
109 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.80% 2.30% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 27 36
Average daily rate £300 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +6 34 £315 -10.00% 6
South Yorkshire - 2 £250 - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 3
East Yorkshire - - - -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 46 (86.79%) Linux
2 40 (75.47%) Configuration Management
3 37 (69.81%) Apache
4 35 (66.04%) Puppet
4 35 (66.04%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (64.15%) DevOps
5 34 (64.15%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (62.26%) Python
7 31 (58.49%) Bash Shell
8 27 (50.94%) Ruby
9 24 (45.28%) MySQL
10 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (41.51%) TCP/IP
12 21 (39.62%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (37.74%) DNS
14 19 (35.85%) nginx
15 18 (33.96%) SSL
15 18 (33.96%) Java
15 18 (33.96%) Web Services
16 17 (32.08%) Tomcat
16 17 (32.08%) OpenStack
17 16 (30.19%) DHCP
17 16 (30.19%) .NET
18 15 (28.30%) Rackspace
18 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
19 14 (26.42%) IIS
19 14 (26.42%) HTTP
19 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
19 14 (26.42%) VMware
19 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 37 (69.81%) Apache
2 19 (35.85%) nginx
3 17 (32.08%) OpenStack
3 17 (32.08%) Tomcat
4 14 (26.42%) IIS
4 14 (26.42%) Jetty
5 13 (24.53%) WebSphere
6 8 (15.09%) Node.js
7 1 (1.89%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.89%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (64.15%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (26.42%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (24.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (24.53%) Google App Engine
4 6 (11.32%) Route 53
4 6 (11.32%) Amazon S3
4 6 (11.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.77%) IaaS
6 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (41.51%) TCP/IP
2 20 (37.74%) DNS
3 18 (33.96%) SSL
4 16 (30.19%) DHCP
5 14 (26.42%) HTTP
6 13 (24.53%) FTP
6 13 (24.53%) Internet
6 13 (24.53%) IPsec
7 4 (7.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (45.28%) MySQL
2 13 (24.53%) MongoDB
2 13 (24.53%) NoSQL
3 10 (18.87%) Redis
4 7 (13.21%) Couchbase
4 7 (13.21%) SimpleDB
5 6 (11.32%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.89%) RavenDB
9 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (30.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Web Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Programmer
8 1 (1.89%) Administrator
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.89%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.89%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (1.89%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Web Services
2 16 (30.19%) .NET
3 13 (24.53%) J2EE
3 13 (24.53%) Servlets
4 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.77%) POSIX
5 1 (1.89%) JSON
5 1 (1.89%) WCF
5 1 (1.89%) jQuery
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.89%) HTML5
5 1 (1.89%) CSS3
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Open Source
2 6 (11.32%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.55%) Clustering
3 4 (7.55%) User Experience
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (86.79%) Linux
2 9 (16.98%) UNIX
3 6 (11.32%) Windows
4 2 (3.77%) Debian
4 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Fedora
5 1 (1.89%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Configuration Management
2 34 (64.15%) DevOps
3 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (39.62%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (20.75%) Load Balancing
6 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
8 8 (15.09%) Automated Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Kanban
9 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.55%) Security Testing
10 4 (7.55%) TDD
10 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
11 3 (5.66%) Network Design
12 2 (3.77%) Service Management
12 2 (3.77%) Change Management
12 2 (3.77%) MVC
12 2 (3.77%) ITIL
12 2 (3.77%) OO
12 2 (3.77%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) Python
2 31 (58.49%) Bash Shell
3 27 (50.94%) Ruby
4 18 (33.96%) Java
5 11 (20.75%) PHP
6 9 (16.98%) C++
7 5 (9.43%) Perl
8 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.66%) SQL
10 1 (1.89%) C
10 1 (1.89%) C#
10 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (24.53%) Xen
3 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Varnish
3 1 (1.89%) Corosync
3 1 (1.89%) KVM
3 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 35 (66.04%) Puppet
1 35 (66.04%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (15.09%) Salt
3 5 (9.43%) HAProxy
4 3 (5.66%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) StatsD
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Rackspace
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) Google
4 7 (13.21%) Oracle
5 3 (5.66%) Percona
6 2 (3.77%) hybris
6 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.89%) Teradata
7 1 (1.89%) Tableau
7 1 (1.89%) Apigee
7 1 (1.89%) Mashery
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