Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 23 November 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 AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 149 139
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10 -32
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.088% 0.038% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.63% 0.39% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 14
Leeds median daily rate £225 - £520
10th Percentile £213 - £485
90th Percentile £238 - £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £225 - £520
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EC2 is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 318 255 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.03% 9.72% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 189 119
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £213 £318 £310
90th Percentile £638 £613 £583
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Leeds median hourly rate £22.75 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.90% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +32.26% -34.74% -

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Leeds

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Mixpanel
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Amazon EC2
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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Mixpanel
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) Google