Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 65 60
Rank change year-on-year +32 -5 +3
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 47 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.94% 1.33% 2.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.34% 15.49% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 6 25
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £408 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.43% -25.91% +41.03%
10th Percentile £321 £319 £398
90th Percentile £550 £556 £638
Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £463 £550
% change year-on-year -6.81% -15.86% +32.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 133 71 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.97% 8.56% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 42 87
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.16% +22.50%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £342
90th Percentile £550 £673 £613
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £463
% change year-on-year -1.16% -7.03% +19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +218.18% -91.20% +941.67%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +18.03% +5.17% +20.83%

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 2018. 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 25 £495 +21.47% 17
Doncaster - 9 £388 - 4
Barnsley - 4 £500 -
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 23 (48.94%) DevOps
2 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (42.55%) Puppet
4 19 (40.43%) Ansible
5 17 (36.17%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
7 14 (29.79%) Docker
7 14 (29.79%) Terraform
7 14 (29.79%) Python
8 13 (27.66%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 12 (25.53%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (23.40%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (23.40%) SaltStack
10 11 (23.40%) Amazon S3
10 11 (23.40%) Java
11 10 (21.28%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (21.28%) Salt
12 9 (19.15%) Linux
12 9 (19.15%) Google
12 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
13 8 (17.02%) Ruby
13 8 (17.02%) Windows
13 8 (17.02%) Cloud Native
14 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (14.89%) Finance
14 7 (14.89%) VMware
15 6 (12.77%) TOWER Software
15 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared

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 5 (10.64%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.26%) Alfresco
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.26%) Confluence
4 1 (2.13%) Documentum
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (25.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (23.40%) Amazon S3
3 11 (23.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (12.77%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (6.38%) GitHub
6 2 (4.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.13%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) SMS
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) QlikView
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.26%) Big Data
4 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) CircleCI
3 5 (10.64%) JIRA
3 5 (10.64%) Travis CI
4 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.13%) Capybara
5 1 (2.13%) CF BOSH
5 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.13%) RSpec
5 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Migration Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.26%) SQL BI Developer
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (4.26%) Anaconda
1 2 (4.26%) Apache Camel
1 2 (4.26%) JSP
1 2 (4.26%) Play Framework
2 1 (2.13%) .NET Core
2 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) jQuery
2 1 (2.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) Lucene
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.13%) Sensu
2 1 (2.13%) Spring
2 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Cloud Native
2 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.77%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (12.77%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) NHS
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) DevOps
2 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (12.77%) Migration
8 5 (10.64%) Web Operations
9 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.51%) Software Delivery
10 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.38%) Business Transformation
10 3 (6.38%) ETL
10 3 (6.38%) Kanban
10 3 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (6.38%) Scrum
10 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
10 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
11 2 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) Python
2 11 (23.40%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) Ruby
4 6 (12.77%) SQL
5 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.51%) Go
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.38%) R
7 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.26%) Perl
8 2 (4.26%) PHP
8 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.13%) C#
9 1 (2.13%) Java 8
9 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) CCNA
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCA
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.13%) NCDA
3 1 (2.13%) NCIE
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) GCP
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Docker
2 6 (12.77%) vSphere
3 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.13%) KVM
5 1 (2.13%) Varnish
5 1 (2.13%) Xen
5 1 (2.13%) XenApp
5 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (42.55%) Puppet
2 19 (40.43%) Ansible
3 17 (36.17%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (29.79%) Terraform
5 10 (21.28%) Salt
6 5 (10.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 3 (6.38%) Kubernetes
8 1 (2.13%) Kibana
8 1 (2.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) SaltStack
2 9 (19.15%) Google
3 7 (14.89%) VMware
4 6 (12.77%) NetApp
4 6 (12.77%) TOWER Software
5 5 (10.64%) Citrix
6 4 (8.51%) EMC
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle
7 3 (6.38%) Tableau
8 1 (2.13%) Adobe
8 1 (2.13%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) SAP
8 1 (2.13%) Splunk
8 1 (2.13%) Veeam