Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 6 months to 24 May 2019 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 32 55
Rank change year-on-year +15 +23 +5
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 104 49 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.74% 5.11% 2.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.95% 28.82% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 32 17
South Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% -18.99%
10th Percentile £396 £325 £214
90th Percentile £629 £536 £505
Yorkshire median daily rate £495 £425 £463
% change year-on-year +16.47% -8.11% +0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Amazon AWS 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 267 170 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 25.00% 17.73% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 99 70
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -3.56%
10th Percentile £219 £325 £248
90th Percentile £624 £538 £576
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +150.00% -45.00%
10th Percentile £15.80 £16.55 £10.50
90th Percentile £141.00 £39.50 £19.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.00% +2.86% +12.90%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in South Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in South Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in South Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +18 88 £525 +13.51% 6
Doncaster -6 2 £350 -12.50% 1
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 64 (61.54%) Python
2 60 (57.69%) DevOps
3 57 (54.81%) Open Source
4 54 (51.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 48 (46.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 48 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (45.19%) Jenkins
7 41 (39.42%) Linux
8 39 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (36.54%) Java
10 35 (33.65%) Docker
11 32 (30.77%) JIRA
12 31 (29.81%) Ruby
12 31 (29.81%) Configuration Management
12 31 (29.81%) Analytics
12 31 (29.81%) Data Science
13 30 (28.85%) HTTP
13 30 (28.85%) TCP/IP
13 30 (28.85%) SSL
14 29 (27.88%) Git (software)
14 29 (27.88%) Anaconda
15 28 (26.92%) Machine Learning
16 24 (23.08%) Test Automation
16 24 (23.08%) Bash Shell
16 24 (23.08%) R
16 24 (23.08%) Node.js
17 19 (18.27%) Puppet
18 18 (17.31%) Finance
19 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
20 16 (15.38%) Google

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 4 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (3.85%) IIS
2 3 (2.88%) Apache
2 3 (2.88%) Jetty
2 3 (2.88%) Mongrel
2 3 (2.88%) nginx
2 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 54 (51.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (46.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.81%) Google App Engine
4 5 (4.81%) Office 365
5 4 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.96%) IaaS
6 1 (0.96%) PaaS
6 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.85%) HTTP
1 30 (28.85%) SSL
1 30 (28.85%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.77%) Internet
3 5 (4.81%) DHCP
3 5 (4.81%) DNS
4 4 (3.85%) FTP
4 4 (3.85%) IPsec
5 2 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) MySQL
2 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 47 (45.19%) Jenkins
2 32 (30.77%) JIRA
3 29 (27.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.85%) Travis CI
5 3 (2.88%) Subversion
6 2 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.96%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.96%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.96%) GitLab
7 1 (0.96%) GoCD
7 1 (0.96%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (0.96%) Maven
7 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.96%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (17.31%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Banking
2 7 (6.73%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Law
3 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (34.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (24.04%) Python Engineer
3 14 (13.46%) Developer
3 14 (13.46%) Web Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) Operations Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) WebOps Engineer
5 7 (6.73%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (5.77%) Architect
6 6 (5.77%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Consultant
7 5 (4.81%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (4.81%) Python Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Security Architect
7 5 (4.81%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.88%) Anaconda
2 24 (23.08%) Node.js
3 11 (10.58%) Web Services
4 6 (5.77%) .NET
5 3 (2.88%) .NET Core
5 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.88%) Angular 2
5 3 (2.88%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.88%) Entity Framework
5 3 (2.88%) J2EE
5 3 (2.88%) Servlets
6 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.92%) Spring
6 2 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.96%) FreeMarker
7 1 (0.96%) Java SE
7 1 (0.96%) OAuth
7 1 (0.96%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.88%) iSeries
1 3 (2.88%) Mainframe
1 3 (2.88%) Public Cloud
2 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (39.42%) Linux
2 11 (10.58%) Windows
3 6 (5.77%) Unix
4 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.96%) Mesosphere
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (57.69%) DevOps
2 57 (54.81%) Open Source
3 48 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (29.81%) Analytics
5 31 (29.81%) Configuration Management
5 31 (29.81%) Data Science
6 28 (26.92%) Machine Learning
7 24 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 15 (14.42%) Web Operations
9 11 (10.58%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (10.58%) Security Architecture
10 10 (9.62%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (8.65%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (6.73%) Change Management
12 7 (6.73%) Continuous Deployment
12 7 (6.73%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
13 5 (4.81%) Service Management
13 5 (4.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (61.54%) Python
2 38 (36.54%) Java
3 31 (29.81%) Ruby
4 24 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 24 (23.08%) R
5 7 (6.73%) Go
6 5 (4.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.88%) C#
7 3 (2.88%) SQL
8 2 (1.92%) Java 8
9 1 (0.96%) PHP
9 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (7.69%) DBS Check
3 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.81%) Degree
5 2 (1.92%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.92%) HND
6 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) CLAS
6 1 (0.96%) OCA
6 1 (0.96%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) GDPR
2 4 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (33.65%) Docker
2 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.88%) Xen
4 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (18.27%) Puppet
2 14 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (11.54%) Ansible
4 9 (8.65%) Terraform
5 5 (4.81%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.88%) Salt
7 2 (1.92%) Rancher
8 1 (0.96%) Automic
8 1 (0.96%) Consul
8 1 (0.96%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.96%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.38%) Google
3 9 (8.65%) EMC
3 9 (8.65%) NetApp
4 8 (7.69%) VMware
5 4 (3.85%) Oracle
5 4 (3.85%) TOWER Software
5 4 (3.85%) Veritas
6 2 (1.92%) Mercator
7 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.96%) BMC
7 1 (0.96%) IBM
7 1 (0.96%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.96%) Splunk