The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 68 61
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7  
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 16 40 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.45% 2.70% 2.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.53% 27.21% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 47
Median daily rate £430 £550 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.81% +32.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £388 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £575 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 68 147 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 6.17% 9.92% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 199 199
Median daily rate £450 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +66.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £603 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -33.33%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon AWS in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 29 (63.04%) DevOps
2 25 (54.35%) Puppet
3 23 (50.00%) Docker
3 23 (50.00%) Linux
4 20 (43.48%) Web Services
5 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (41.30%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (39.13%) Bash Shell
7 17 (36.96%) Jenkins
8 16 (34.78%) Python
9 14 (30.43%) Java
10 13 (28.26%) Configuration Management
10 13 (28.26%) Ruby
11 12 (26.09%) Ansible
12 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
12 11 (23.91%) Splunk
12 11 (23.91%) Maven
13 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
14 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (17.39%) PHP
15 8 (17.39%) IaaS
16 7 (15.22%) SaltStack
16 7 (15.22%) Salt
16 7 (15.22%) Rackspace
16 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
16 7 (15.22%) HTML
16 7 (15.22%) Oracle
16 7 (15.22%) CSS
16 7 (15.22%) Scrum
16 7 (15.22%) Finance

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (10.87%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.35%) Confluence
3 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) IaaS
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (8.70%) Loggly
4 4 (8.70%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (4.35%) PaaS
6 2 (4.35%) SaaS
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.17%) Office 365
7 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
1 6 (13.04%) Redis
2 5 (10.87%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (10.87%) Pentaho
3 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.70%) Riak
4 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.17%) HBase
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (23.91%) Maven
3 6 (13.04%) Grunt
4 4 (8.70%) JIRA
4 4 (8.70%) Vagrant
5 2 (4.35%) Ant
5 2 (4.35%) JMeter
5 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.17%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.17%) GitLab
6 1 (2.17%) Hudson
6 1 (2.17%) JUnit
6 1 (2.17%) Mockito
6 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.17%) Subversion
6 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (32.61%) Developer
3 10 (21.74%) AWS DevOps
4 8 (17.39%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Architect
5 7 (15.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) DevOps Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (8.70%) Pentaho Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (6.52%) Ruby Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Azure DevOps
9 2 (4.35%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) Web Services
2 7 (15.22%) CSS
2 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) jQuery
2 7 (15.22%) Spring
3 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
3 6 (13.04%) CSS3
3 6 (13.04%) HTML5
4 5 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (8.70%) .NET
5 4 (8.70%) Apache Camel
5 4 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (6.52%) Kafka
6 3 (6.52%) LAMP
6 3 (6.52%) Node.js
6 3 (6.52%) Spring Boot
7 2 (4.35%) J2EE
7 2 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (4.35%) REST
7 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) NHS
2 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) CoreOS
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) DevOps
2 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.26%) Configuration Management
4 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.22%) Scrum
6 6 (13.04%) TDD
7 5 (10.87%) Data Integration
7 5 (10.87%) ETL
7 5 (10.87%) Network Design
7 5 (10.87%) Open Source
7 5 (10.87%) Project Management
8 4 (8.70%) BDD
8 4 (8.70%) Data Governance
8 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.70%) High Availability
8 4 (8.70%) OOP
8 4 (8.70%) Web Development
9 3 (6.52%) Kanban
9 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Bash Shell
2 16 (34.78%) Python
3 14 (30.43%) Java
4 13 (28.26%) Ruby
5 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.39%) PHP
7 6 (13.04%) C#
8 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
9 4 (8.70%) Go
9 4 (8.70%) Scala
9 4 (8.70%) SQL
10 3 (6.52%) C++
11 1 (2.17%) Korn
11 1 (2.17%) Perl
11 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.17%) CCDP
2 1 (2.17%) CCNP
2 1 (2.17%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.17%) CISM
2 1 (2.17%) CISSP
2 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 23 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) HDFS
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (54.35%) Puppet
2 19 (41.30%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (26.09%) Ansible
4 7 (15.22%) Salt
5 5 (10.87%) Cobbler
5 5 (10.87%) Nagios
6 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
6 4 (8.70%) ZABBIX
7 3 (6.52%) Prometheus
7 3 (6.52%) Terraform
8 1 (2.17%) Mesos
8 1 (2.17%) SCCM
8 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Splunk
2 7 (15.22%) Google
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Rackspace
2 7 (15.22%) SaltStack
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) New Relic
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.35%) Adobe
5 2 (4.35%) hybris
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.17%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.17%) Imperva
6 1 (2.17%) Qualys
6 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
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