Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 16 January 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 AWS CloudFormation
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 67 87
Rank change year-on-year +2 +20 -
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.42% 0.24% 0.088%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.74% 2.04% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 - £450
10th Percentile £463 - £425
90th Percentile £600 - £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £500 £538
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.98% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

AWS CloudFormation 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 168 98 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 18.40% 11.84% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 62 107
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +11.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £303 £257
90th Percentile £593 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 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 £10.10 £20.00 £22.35
90th Percentile £29.00 £24.00 £127.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -11.76% -8.33% +16.13%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in South Yorkshire

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS CloudFormation in South Yorkshire

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS CloudFormation in South Yorkshire

AWS CloudFormation
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 AWS CloudFormation within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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 +1 9 £513 - 2
AWS CloudFormation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 AWS CloudFormation.

1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
1 13 (100.00%) Terraform
2 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (84.62%) Puppet
4 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (69.23%) Docker
5 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (61.54%) Ansible
5 8 (61.54%) SaltStack
5 8 (61.54%) Salt
5 8 (61.54%) Cloud Native
5 8 (61.54%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 8 (61.54%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) Amazon S3
6 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
6 6 (46.15%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) Windows
7 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
9 3 (23.08%) Python
9 3 (23.08%) HTTP
9 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
9 3 (23.08%) Travis CI
9 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (23.08%) CircleCI
10 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation

AWS CloudFormation
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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon S3
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 3 (23.08%) CircleCI
3 3 (23.08%) Travis CI
4 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) WebOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Cloud Native
2 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) OWASP
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) Web Operations
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
6 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) SFIA
6 1 (7.69%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Terraform
2 11 (84.62%) Puppet
3 8 (61.54%) Ansible
3 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (61.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) SaltStack