Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 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 Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 164 162
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -27
Contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.066% 0.056% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.51% 0.61% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 14
West Yorkshire median daily rate £225 - £520
10th Percentile £213 - £485
90th Percentile £238 - £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £225 £419 £500
% change year-on-year -46.27% -16.25% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EC2 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 395 326 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.97% 9.06% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 233 148
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £294
90th Percentile £605 £600 £569
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -34.74% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +37.10% +29.17% -20.00%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in West Yorkshire

Amazon EC2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon EC2 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EC2 in West Yorkshire

Amazon EC2
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Leeds +15 2 £225 - 1
Amazon EC2
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Mixpanel
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Mixpanel
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) Google