Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 22 October 2020 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
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 34 15
Rank change year-on-year +23 -19 +47
Contract jobs citing AWS 15 50 62
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.52% 5.21% 7.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.61% 21.74% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 45 53
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +23.29%
10th Percentile £350 £368 £340
90th Percentile £586 £565 £638
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 46 230 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.00% 23.98% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 172 94
Median daily rate £413 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -2.54%
10th Percentile £266 £257 £308
90th Percentile £593 £550 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £155.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1007.14% -15.15%
Median hourly rate £25.22 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +80.11% -6.67% -26.83%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in South Yorkshire

AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS in South Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for AWS in South Yorkshire

AWS
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for AWS in South Yorkshire

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 AWS within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. 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 +24 13 £425 -15.00% 16
AWS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) GCP
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (20.00%) Google
3 3 (20.00%) Azure
3 3 (20.00%) Puppet
3 3 (20.00%) Splunk
3 3 (20.00%) Tableau
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
3 3 (20.00%) API Development
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (6.67%) AppScan
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing

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 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) GCP
2 3 (20.00%) Azure
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (6.67%) Cloudflare
3 1 (6.67%) GitHub
3 1 (6.67%) PaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Serverless
3 1 (6.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Tableau
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Informix
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) AppScan
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Salesforce Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) API Development
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
3 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Grafana
2 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.67%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Google
1 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) Meraki
2 1 (6.67%) VMware