Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 18 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 Web Services (AWS)
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 24 20
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 15 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 9.20% 1.30% 4.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.47% 6.06% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 2
York median daily rate £438 £320 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.72% -36.00% -
10th Percentile £360 £310 £475
90th Percentile £505 £330 £525
North Yorkshire median daily rate £433 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +8.13% -20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North 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 York with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 23.31% 21.43% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 4
York median daily rate £438 £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -35.29% +9.68%
10th Percentile £263 £113 £255
90th Percentile £513 £503 £525
North Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £330 £450
% change year-on-year +28.79% -26.67% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 - £18.00

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in York

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in York.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in York

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon AWS in York.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in York

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in York

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in York over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in York

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 York region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Clustering
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (26.67%) Terraform
6 3 (20.00%) Packer
6 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (20.00%) Puppet
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) OOP
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) PostCSS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) DBA
2 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Azure Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) React Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) CSS3
2 2 (13.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (13.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Terraform
2 3 (20.00%) Packer
2 3 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) VMware