Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 63 54
Rank change year-on-year +26 -9 +15
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 43 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.52% 1.53% 2.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.10% 14.63% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 25
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -12.20% +105.00%
10th Percentile £325 £263 £305
90th Percentile £538 £513 £638
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £456 £519
% change year-on-year -6.85% -12.05% +28.88%
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 153 82 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.09% 10.45% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 55 73
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £325 £280 £316
90th Percentile £525 £620 £605
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £448
% change year-on-year - -5.03% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +218.18% -45.00% -
10th Percentile £22.55 £10.50 £17.50
90th Percentile £44.00 £19.20 £22.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.75 £15.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year +68.85% -1.61% -

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +16 30 £463 +1.37% 17
Barnsley - 5 £513 -
Doncaster - 3 £400 -
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) DevOps
3 18 (41.86%) Jenkins
3 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (39.53%) Java
4 17 (39.53%) Ansible
4 17 (39.53%) Puppet
5 15 (34.88%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
7 13 (30.23%) Docker
8 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
8 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
8 12 (27.91%) SQL
8 12 (27.91%) Python
9 11 (25.58%) Linux
9 11 (25.58%) Finance
9 11 (25.58%) Google
9 11 (25.58%) TDD
10 10 (23.26%) Ruby
10 10 (23.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (23.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
11 9 (20.93%) Kanban
11 9 (20.93%) Scrum
11 9 (20.93%) OO
12 8 (18.60%) Greenfield Project
12 8 (18.60%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (16.28%) Terraform
13 7 (16.28%) Web Operations

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 6 (13.95%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (6.98%) Confluence
2 3 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.65%) Alfresco
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Documentum
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (23.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (16.28%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (9.30%) GitHub
5 3 (6.98%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.33%) CloudBees
7 1 (2.33%) IaaS
7 1 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SMS
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) QlikView
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 3 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.65%) Big Data
5 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.65%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Jenkins
2 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.95%) Mercurial
3 6 (13.95%) Subversion
4 4 (9.30%) JIRA
5 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
5 3 (6.98%) Capybara
5 3 (6.98%) CircleCI
5 3 (6.98%) RSpec
5 3 (6.98%) Travis CI
6 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) AWS Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) AWS Software Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Java Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.98%) WebOps Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) CSS
1 4 (9.30%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) jQuery
2 3 (6.98%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Camel
3 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (4.65%) JSON
3 2 (4.65%) JSP
3 2 (4.65%) Play Framework
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) Angular 2
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) J2EE
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.98%) NHS
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) DevOps
3 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
5 11 (25.58%) TDD
6 10 (23.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 9 (20.93%) Kanban
7 9 (20.93%) OO
7 9 (20.93%) Scrum
7 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
8 8 (18.60%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (16.28%) Web Operations
10 6 (13.95%) DSDM
10 6 (13.95%) RUP
10 6 (13.95%) Software Delivery
11 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
11 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (6.98%) Microservices
12 3 (6.98%) Self-Awareness
12 3 (6.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Java
2 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.91%) Python
2 12 (27.91%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) Ruby
4 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.63%) Go
5 3 (6.98%) R
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CCNA
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) GCP
2 1 (2.33%) PSD2
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Docker
2 6 (13.95%) vSphere
3 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) KVM
4 1 (2.33%) Varnish
4 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) Ansible
1 17 (39.53%) Puppet
2 15 (34.88%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (16.28%) Terraform
4 6 (13.95%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 3 (6.98%) Kubernetes
5 3 (6.98%) Salt
6 1 (2.33%) Grafana
6 1 (2.33%) Kibana
6 1 (2.33%) logstash
6 1 (2.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Google
2 7 (16.28%) TOWER Software
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) NetApp
4 5 (11.63%) EMC
4 5 (11.63%) Tableau
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 4 (9.30%) SaltStack
6 3 (6.98%) SAP
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix
8 1 (2.33%) Adobe
8 1 (2.33%) IBM
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
8 1 (2.33%) Splunk