Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 60 54
Rank change year-on-year +41 -6 +9
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 58 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.75% 1.40% 2.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.40% 14.29% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 5 24
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £365 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.29% -27.00% +24.22%
10th Percentile £340 £318 £388
90th Percentile £619 £463 £630
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £550
% change year-on-year -0.06% -18.14% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 125 77 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.55% 9.77% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 49 104
South Yorkshire median daily rate £441 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.94% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £328 £300 £305
90th Percentile £613 £678 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +1.16% -4.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -86.80% +941.67%
10th Percentile £9.90 £11.45 £64.50
90th Percentile £24.70 £22.75 £127.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -27.90% +32.26% -13.29%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +30 33 £500 +36.99% 20
Doncaster - 8 £388 - 3
Barnsley - 3 £488 - 1
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 27 (46.55%) DevOps
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (36.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (34.48%) Google
5 18 (31.03%) Ansible
6 17 (29.31%) Puppet
6 17 (29.31%) Windows
6 17 (29.31%) Linux
7 16 (27.59%) SQL
8 15 (25.86%) Python
8 15 (25.86%) NetApp
8 15 (25.86%) VMware
8 15 (25.86%) Jenkins
8 15 (25.86%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (25.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (25.86%) Terraform
9 14 (24.14%) Docker
9 14 (24.14%) EMC
9 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 13 (22.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 12 (20.69%) Java
11 12 (20.69%) Finance
11 12 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (18.97%) SAN
13 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (17.24%) SaltStack
13 10 (17.24%) Hadoop
14 9 (15.52%) Amazon S3
14 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
14 9 (15.52%) Salt

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 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.45%) Confluence
3 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.72%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.72%) Documentum
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.72%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (25.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (15.52%) Amazon S3
5 6 (10.34%) IaaS
5 6 (10.34%) PaaS
6 5 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (6.90%) GitHub
8 1 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.72%) Office 365
8 1 (1.72%) Serverless
8 1 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) SAN
2 8 (13.79%) NAS
3 4 (6.90%) FCoE
3 4 (6.90%) iSCSI
3 4 (6.90%) VSAN
3 4 (6.90%) WAN
4 3 (5.17%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (5.17%) Firewall
4 3 (5.17%) LAN
4 3 (5.17%) SSL
5 2 (3.45%) HTTP
5 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.72%) DHCP
6 1 (1.72%) DNS
6 1 (1.72%) SMS
6 1 (1.72%) VPN
6 1 (1.72%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) Hadoop
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.79%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 7 (12.07%) Big Data
5 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.62%) QlikView
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.45%) MySQL
9 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.62%) JIRA
4 4 (6.90%) CircleCI
4 4 (6.90%) Travis CI
5 3 (5.17%) Subversion
6 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.45%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.72%) CF BOSH
7 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Architect
3 6 (10.34%) Consultant
4 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) NetBackup Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) SQL BI Developer
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Developer
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.90%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (6.90%) T-SQL Developer
6 3 (5.17%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) QlikView Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Tableau Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Flash
1 4 (6.90%) HTML
1 4 (6.90%) Middleware
2 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.17%) XML
2 3 (5.17%) XSLT
3 2 (3.45%) Anaconda
3 2 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (1.72%) .NET
4 1 (1.72%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.72%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) Ember.js
4 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.72%) Lucene
4 1 (1.72%) Redux
4 1 (1.72%) Sensu
4 1 (1.72%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Cloud Native
2 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.62%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.17%) Clustering
6 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.72%) iSeries
6 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Replication
6 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Linux
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Unix
3 3 (5.17%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) DevOps
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (13.79%) Migration
7 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.34%) ETL
7 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
9 4 (6.90%) Converged Infrastructure
9 4 (6.90%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (5.17%) Benchmarking
10 3 (5.17%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.17%) Microservices
10 3 (5.17%) Open Source
10 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (5.17%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (5.17%) Software Delivery
10 3 (5.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) SQL
2 15 (25.86%) Python
3 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.69%) Java
5 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
6 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
7 6 (10.34%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.90%) Ruby
9 3 (5.17%) Go
9 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.45%) C#
10 2 (3.45%) Java 8
10 2 (3.45%) R
10 2 (3.45%) Scala
11 1 (1.72%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.72%) Perl
11 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
1 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.72%) CCA
3 1 (1.72%) CCNA
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) NCDA
3 1 (1.72%) NCIE
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Docker
2 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.62%) vSphere
4 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.17%) NFS
4 3 (5.17%) SRDF
4 3 (5.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (5.17%) Xen
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (31.03%) Ansible
2 17 (29.31%) Puppet
3 15 (25.86%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (25.86%) Terraform
4 9 (15.52%) Salt
5 6 (10.34%) NetBackup
6 4 (6.90%) Kubernetes
6 4 (6.90%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (1.72%) Kibana
7 1 (1.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Google
2 15 (25.86%) NetApp
2 15 (25.86%) VMware
3 14 (24.14%) EMC
4 10 (17.24%) SaltStack
5 9 (15.52%) Cisco
5 9 (15.52%) IBM
6 8 (13.79%) Oracle
7 5 (8.62%) TOWER Software
8 4 (6.90%) Tableau
9 3 (5.17%) Citrix
9 3 (5.17%) MuleSoft
10 2 (3.45%) SAP
10 2 (3.45%) Splunk
10 2 (3.45%) Veritas
11 1 (1.72%) Adobe
11 1 (1.72%) Veeam