The table below looks at the statistics for Route 53 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 Route 53 over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Route 53
Rank 113 93 115
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Contract jobs citing Route 53 6 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.25% 1.24% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.00% 50.00% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 27 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £243 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.32% -19.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £271 £300
% change year-on-year
+38.24% -9.58%
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
50 54 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.05% 2.47% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 20
Average daily rate £350 £243 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.32% -19.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £300 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% -26.78%

Route 53
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Route 53 across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Route 53 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Route 53
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Route 53 across the Yorkshire region.

Route 53 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Route 53
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Route 53 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 Route 53.

1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) Ant
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) Maven
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (66.67%) CloudFront
3 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Salt
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Route 53
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Route 53 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 Route 53. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) CloudFront
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) SimpleDB
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Redis
3 1 (16.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Ant
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Salt
3 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle