Period
to 19 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 47 46
Rank change year-on-year +31 -1 +18
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 73 26 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.82% 3.01% 3.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.34% 26.00% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 11 34
South Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £324 £325 £215
90th Percentile £623 £563 £596
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £500
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%
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 161 100 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.26% 11.59% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 61 105
South Yorkshire median daily rate £445 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +10.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £262
90th Percentile £596 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £445 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +3.49% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £87.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -74.86% +629.17%
10th Percentile £10.00 £20.00 £22.35
90th Percentile £24.63 £24.00 £127.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -28.98% +32.26% +29.17%

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 December 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 December 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 +22 48 £500 +15.94% 22
Doncaster +7 8 £388 - 2
Amazon AWS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (45.21%) DevOps
2 27 (36.99%) Linux
3 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (34.25%) Google
4 22 (30.14%) Docker
4 22 (30.14%) VMware
4 22 (30.14%) Windows
5 21 (28.77%) Puppet
5 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
6 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
7 19 (26.03%) SQL
7 19 (26.03%) Google Cloud Platform
8 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (24.66%) NetApp
9 17 (23.29%) EMC
9 17 (23.29%) SAN
9 17 (23.29%) Python
10 16 (21.92%) Terraform
11 15 (20.55%) Bash Shell
12 14 (19.18%) Ansible
12 14 (19.18%) IBM
12 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared
12 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
12 14 (19.18%) PowerShell
13 13 (17.81%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (17.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 12 (16.44%) AWS CloudFormation
14 12 (16.44%) Open Source
14 12 (16.44%) Cisco
15 11 (15.07%) Java

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 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
1 7 (9.59%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.22%) Apache
3 5 (6.85%) nginx
4 4 (5.48%) IIS
4 4 (5.48%) Jetty
4 4 (5.48%) Mongrel
5 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.37%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Google Cloud Platform
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (16.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (12.33%) Amazon S3
5 7 (9.59%) IaaS
5 7 (9.59%) PaaS
6 4 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (5.48%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.37%) GitHub
7 1 (1.37%) Office 365
7 1 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.29%) SAN
2 8 (10.96%) NAS
3 7 (9.59%) SSL
4 6 (8.22%) HTTP
4 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.85%) DHCP
5 5 (6.85%) DNS
5 5 (6.85%) Firewall
6 4 (5.48%) FCoE
6 4 (5.48%) FTP
6 4 (5.48%) IPsec
6 4 (5.48%) iSCSI
6 4 (5.48%) VSAN
7 3 (4.11%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (4.11%) LAN
7 3 (4.11%) WAN
8 2 (2.74%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) Hadoop
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) MongoDB
2 9 (12.33%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.96%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (9.59%) Big Data
5 6 (8.22%) QlikView
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.74%) MySQL
7 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.74%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.33%) JIRA
2 9 (12.33%) Travis CI
3 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.85%) CircleCI
5 3 (4.11%) Subversion
6 2 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.37%) CF BOSH
7 1 (1.37%) GoCD
7 1 (1.37%) Gradle
7 1 (1.37%) Maven
7 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Developer
2 10 (13.70%) NetBackup Engineer
3 6 (8.22%) Architect
3 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (8.22%) Consultant
3 6 (8.22%) Python Engineer
3 6 (8.22%) SQL BI Developer
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Developer
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (6.85%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) QlikView Developer
5 4 (5.48%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (5.48%) T-SQL Developer
6 3 (4.11%) AWS Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Tableau Developer
6 3 (4.11%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) Anaconda
2 5 (6.85%) HTML
3 4 (5.48%) .NET
3 4 (5.48%) Flash
3 4 (5.48%) J2EE
3 4 (5.48%) Middleware
3 4 (5.48%) Servlets
4 3 (4.11%) Node.js
4 3 (4.11%) Spring
4 3 (4.11%) XML
4 3 (4.11%) XSLT
5 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.74%) CSS
5 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.74%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.37%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.37%) Java EE
6 1 (1.37%) JSP
6 1 (1.37%) Lucene
6 1 (1.37%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Cloud Native
2 7 (9.59%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.85%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.11%) Clustering
6 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.37%) iSeries
7 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.99%) Linux
2 22 (30.14%) Windows
3 6 (8.22%) Unix
4 3 (4.11%) Solaris
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) DevOps
2 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (17.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 12 (16.44%) Open Source
5 9 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.96%) Analytics
6 8 (10.96%) Data Science
7 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.59%) ETL
7 7 (9.59%) Machine Learning
7 7 (9.59%) Migration
8 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.85%) Visualisation
9 4 (5.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.48%) Converged Infrastructure
9 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.48%) Release Management
9 4 (5.48%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
2 19 (26.03%) SQL
3 17 (23.29%) Python
4 15 (20.55%) Bash Shell
5 14 (19.18%) PowerShell
6 11 (15.07%) Java
7 8 (10.96%) R
8 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.48%) Ruby
10 3 (4.11%) Java 8
10 3 (4.11%) Perl
10 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.37%) C#
11 1 (1.37%) Go
11 1 (1.37%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.37%) PHP
11 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared
1 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.37%) CCA
3 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.37%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) NCDA
3 1 (1.37%) NCIE
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (30.14%) Docker
2 11 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.59%) Xen
4 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.11%) NFS
5 3 (4.11%) SRDF
5 3 (4.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.37%) vSphere
6 1 (1.37%) XenApp
6 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (28.77%) Puppet
2 16 (21.92%) Terraform
3 14 (19.18%) Ansible
4 13 (17.81%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (15.07%) NetBackup
6 10 (13.70%) Salt
7 4 (5.48%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.37%) Rundeck
8 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (34.25%) Google
2 22 (30.14%) VMware
3 18 (24.66%) NetApp
4 17 (23.29%) EMC
5 14 (19.18%) IBM
6 12 (16.44%) Cisco
7 11 (15.07%) SaltStack
8 10 (13.70%) Oracle
9 5 (6.85%) Veritas
10 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
10 4 (5.48%) Tableau
11 3 (4.11%) Citrix
11 3 (4.11%) MuleSoft
12 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
12 2 (2.74%) SAP
12 2 (2.74%) Splunk
13 1 (1.37%) ArcSight
13 1 (1.37%) Veeam