Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 June 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 108 75
Rank change year-on-year +81 -33 +62
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 305 77 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.26% 1.86% 2.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.90% 21.69% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 58 123
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% -11.90% +29.63%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £358
90th Percentile £554 £621 £638
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 784 355 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.09% 8.58% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 227 357
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £310 £279 £313
90th Percentile £575 £575 £606
England median daily rate £480 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.75 £15.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.85% +5.17% -
10th Percentile £14.93 £10.50 £10.79
90th Percentile £36.73 £27.20 £72.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.55
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.83% -13.10%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon AWS in Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon AWS in Yorkshire

Amazon AWS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
West Yorkshire +72 244 £425 -10.53% 63
South Yorkshire +26 42 £475 +5.56% 17
North Yorkshire +2 9 £320 -25.58% 21
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 116 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (37.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 104 (34.10%) DevOps
3 104 (34.10%) Java
4 97 (31.80%) Jenkins
5 90 (29.51%) Python
6 87 (28.52%) Puppet
7 84 (27.54%) Docker
8 83 (27.21%) Git (software)
9 80 (26.23%) JavaScript
10 77 (25.25%) Ansible
11 75 (24.59%) Linux
12 71 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
13 68 (22.30%) TDD
14 67 (21.97%) Microservices
15 53 (17.38%) Opscode Chef
16 51 (16.72%) Ruby
17 48 (15.74%) Web Services
18 45 (14.75%) PHP
18 45 (14.75%) Bash Shell
19 42 (13.77%) Configuration Management
20 41 (13.44%) Scrum
20 41 (13.44%) VMware
21 40 (13.11%) Software Engineering
22 38 (12.46%) MySQL
23 37 (12.13%) SQL
23 37 (12.13%) .NET
23 37 (12.13%) PaaS
24 36 (11.80%) IaaS
25 33 (10.82%) RESTful

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 31 (10.16%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (4.59%) Apache
4 13 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.93%) Apache Spark
5 12 (3.93%) nginx
5 12 (3.93%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.28%) Confluence
7 8 (2.62%) Apache Pig
7 8 (2.62%) IIS
7 8 (2.62%) Jetty
7 8 (2.62%) Mongrel
8 7 (2.30%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.64%) Anypoint
10 4 (1.31%) SAS
11 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.98%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.66%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.66%) CMS
12 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 114 (37.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (12.13%) PaaS
3 36 (11.80%) IaaS
4 28 (9.18%) SaaS
5 27 (8.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (5.90%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (5.25%) AWS Lambda
7 16 (5.25%) Serverless
8 15 (4.92%) Amazon S3
8 15 (4.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 15 (4.92%) GitHub
9 14 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (2.95%) Google App Engine
11 8 (2.62%) CloudFront
11 8 (2.62%) npm
12 6 (1.97%) Office 365
13 5 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (1.31%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.98%) CloudBees
15 3 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.57%) HTTP
2 13 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.61%) DNS
4 9 (2.95%) IPsec
5 8 (2.62%) DHCP
5 8 (2.62%) Firewall
5 8 (2.62%) FTP
5 8 (2.62%) SSL
6 7 (2.30%) SAN
7 5 (1.64%) NAS
8 4 (1.31%) Internet
8 4 (1.31%) VPN
9 3 (0.98%) SMS
9 3 (0.98%) WAN
10 2 (0.66%) LAN
10 2 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco Firepower
11 1 (0.33%) MPLS
11 1 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.46%) MySQL
2 29 (9.51%) SQL Server
3 26 (8.52%) Big Data
3 26 (8.52%) NoSQL
4 20 (6.56%) Hadoop
5 18 (5.90%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.93%) Apache Hive
6 12 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.93%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.30%) Redis
11 6 (1.97%) Amazon Aurora
11 6 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.97%) HBase
11 6 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.64%) Pentaho
12 5 (1.64%) QlikView
12 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 97 (31.80%) Jenkins
2 83 (27.21%) Git (software)
3 29 (9.51%) Sonatype Nexus
4 18 (5.90%) Subversion
5 17 (5.57%) Maven
5 17 (5.57%) SonarQube
6 13 (4.26%) JIRA
6 13 (4.26%) Mercurial
6 13 (4.26%) Travis CI
7 11 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (3.28%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.95%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.62%) JUnit
10 8 (2.62%) Selenium
11 6 (1.97%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.97%) webpack
12 5 (1.64%) CircleCI
12 5 (1.64%) Mockito
12 5 (1.64%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (8.85%) Retail
2 18 (5.90%) Finance
3 7 (2.30%) Games
4 4 (1.31%) Banking
5 3 (0.98%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.66%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.33%) Law
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 87 (28.52%) Developer
2 60 (19.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (14.43%) Architect
4 40 (13.11%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (8.52%) Python Developer
6 23 (7.54%) AWS DevOps
6 23 (7.54%) Software Engineer
7 22 (7.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 18 (5.90%) AWS Architect
8 18 (5.90%) Cloud Engineer
8 18 (5.90%) Java Developer
8 18 (5.90%) Java Engineer
9 17 (5.57%) Cloud Architect
10 15 (4.92%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (3.93%) AWS Software Engineer
11 12 (3.93%) Senior Developer
11 12 (3.93%) Senior DevOps
11 12 (3.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 12 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.61%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (15.74%) Web Services
2 37 (12.13%) .NET
3 33 (10.82%) Node.js
3 33 (10.82%) RESTful
4 26 (8.52%) CSS
4 26 (8.52%) HTML
5 23 (7.54%) AngularJS
6 19 (6.23%) REST
7 18 (5.90%) Spring
8 16 (5.25%) jQuery
8 16 (5.25%) Kafka
9 15 (4.92%) CSS3
9 15 (4.92%) HTML5
9 15 (4.92%) J2EE
9 15 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (4.59%) ASP.NET
11 13 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (3.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (3.93%) PySpark
12 12 (3.93%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.90%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.92%) Public Cloud
4 14 (4.59%) NHS
5 12 (3.93%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.61%) iPad
7 8 (2.62%) Clustering
7 8 (2.62%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.97%) User Experience
9 5 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.64%) Online Games
10 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.98%) AS400
11 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.66%) Blog
12 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.66%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
13 1 (0.33%) Minimum Viable Product
13 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (24.59%) Linux
2 23 (7.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (5.57%) Windows
4 13 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.93%) Android
5 12 (3.93%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.61%) CentOS
7 9 (2.95%) Unix
8 5 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.31%) VMS
9 4 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.98%) HPUX
11 2 (0.66%) AIX
11 2 (0.66%) Debian
11 2 (0.66%) Solaris
11 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (34.10%) DevOps
3 71 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
4 68 (22.30%) TDD
5 67 (21.97%) Microservices
6 42 (13.77%) Configuration Management
7 41 (13.44%) Scrum
8 40 (13.11%) Software Engineering
9 31 (10.16%) Test Automation
10 29 (9.51%) Deployment Automation
11 24 (7.87%) Kanban
12 22 (7.21%) Open Source
13 20 (6.56%) E-Commerce
14 19 (6.23%) MVC
14 19 (6.23%) OO
15 17 (5.57%) BDD
15 17 (5.57%) Software Architecture
16 16 (5.25%) Migration
17 15 (4.92%) Continuous Delivery
18 14 (4.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 104 (34.10%) Java
2 90 (29.51%) Python
3 80 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 51 (16.72%) Ruby
5 45 (14.75%) Bash Shell
5 45 (14.75%) PHP
6 37 (12.13%) SQL
7 23 (7.54%) Groovy
8 21 (6.89%) C#
9 19 (6.23%) Go
10 12 (3.93%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.28%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.97%) Perl
12 6 (1.97%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.31%) R
13 4 (1.31%) Scala
14 3 (0.98%) ES6
14 3 (0.98%) Java 8
14 3 (0.98%) PHP 7
14 3 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.95%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.31%) CCNA
5 4 (1.31%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.98%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (0.98%) CCSP
6 3 (0.98%) CISM
6 3 (0.98%) CISSP
6 3 (0.98%) GIAC
7 2 (0.66%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.66%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) Degree
8 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.33%) MCSA
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.33%) VCP5
8 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.28%) PMO
1 10 (3.28%) SLA
2 7 (2.30%) GCP
3 5 (1.64%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.31%) GDPR
4 4 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.33%) PSD2
System Software
1 84 (27.54%) Docker
2 29 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.59%) vSphere
4 10 (3.28%) Xen
5 7 (2.30%) Active Directory
5 7 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.64%) KVM
7 4 (1.31%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.66%) Varnish
9 1 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 87 (28.52%) Puppet
2 77 (25.25%) Ansible
3 53 (17.38%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (10.16%) Terraform
5 29 (9.51%) Kubernetes
6 13 (4.26%) Salt
7 8 (2.62%) Rancher
8 6 (1.97%) Mesos
8 6 (1.97%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 5 (1.64%) CFEngine
9 5 (1.64%) Marathon
10 2 (0.66%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.66%) Consul
10 2 (0.66%) Grafana
10 2 (0.66%) Graphite
10 2 (0.66%) Oozie
10 2 (0.66%) Packer
11 1 (0.33%) Graylog
11 1 (0.33%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 41 (13.44%) VMware
2 31 (10.16%) Google
2 31 (10.16%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.21%) Red Hat
4 21 (6.89%) Splunk
5 15 (4.92%) Oracle
6 12 (3.93%) Xamarin
7 10 (3.28%) Brocade
8 8 (2.62%) MuleSoft
9 7 (2.30%) Cisco
9 7 (2.30%) TOWER Software
10 6 (1.97%) F5
10 6 (1.97%) NetApp
10 6 (1.97%) SaltStack
11 5 (1.64%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.64%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.64%) EMC
11 5 (1.64%) Tableau
12 3 (0.98%) Citrix
12 3 (0.98%) SAP