Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 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 Web Services (AWS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 75 123
Rank change year-on-year +25 +48 +11
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 156 161 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.52% 3.02% 1.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.83% 34.33% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 108 67
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £500 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +37.14%
10th Percentile £363 £332 £363
90th Percentile £563 £638 £600
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £40.15 £35.00 £34.60
% change year-on-year +14.72% +1.17% -13.51%

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 604 469 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.62% 8.80% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 334 212
Yorkshire median daily rate £434 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £208 £297 £306
90th Percentile £600 £588 £562
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% +29.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.00 £10.40
90th Percentile £30.60 £127.50 £21.60
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +6.25%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 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
West Yorkshire +16 112 £450 -15.81% 38
South Yorkshire 0 26 £425 - 6
North Yorkshire +16 12 £450 -10.00% 3
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon AWS 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 64 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (39.74%) Java
3 55 (35.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 54 (34.62%) DevOps
5 43 (27.56%) Linux
5 43 (27.56%) Git (software)
6 40 (25.64%) JavaScript
7 36 (23.08%) Web Services
7 36 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 32 (20.51%) Docker
8 32 (20.51%) Puppet
9 31 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (19.23%) Python
10 30 (19.23%) Node.js
11 29 (18.59%) Opscode Chef
11 29 (18.59%) Spring
12 28 (17.95%) Bash Shell
13 27 (17.31%) Microservices
14 26 (16.67%) Ansible
14 26 (16.67%) Ruby
15 24 (15.38%) MongoDB
16 23 (14.74%) Spring Boot
17 21 (13.46%) C#
18 20 (12.82%) TDD
18 20 (12.82%) AngularJS
19 19 (12.18%) Google Cloud Platform
19 19 (12.18%) OO
20 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
20 18 (11.54%) BDD
21 17 (10.90%) Configuration Management

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 15 (9.62%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (5.13%) OpenStack
3 7 (4.49%) Confluence
3 7 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.56%) Apache
4 4 (2.56%) nginx
5 3 (1.92%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.28%) CloudStack
6 2 (1.28%) CMS
6 2 (1.28%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.28%) IIS
6 2 (1.28%) Kentico
6 2 (1.28%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 55 (35.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (12.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (7.05%) IaaS
4 9 (5.77%) PaaS
5 7 (4.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (3.85%) Heroku
6 6 (3.85%) SaaS
7 5 (3.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (3.21%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.92%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.92%) Loggly
8 3 (1.92%) Serverless
8 3 (1.92%) Sumo Logic
9 2 (1.28%) GitHub
9 2 (1.28%) Google Analytics
9 2 (1.28%) npm
9 2 (1.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) DNS
1 5 (3.21%) HTTP
1 5 (3.21%) SAN
2 3 (1.92%) NAS
3 2 (1.28%) Network Security
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.64%) Firewall
4 1 (0.64%) FTP
4 1 (0.64%) SMTP
4 1 (0.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.69%) MySQL
5 9 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.13%) Big Data
7 7 (4.49%) Redis
8 6 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.92%) QlikView
10 3 (1.92%) SAP BW
11 2 (1.28%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.28%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.64%) Adabas
12 1 (0.64%) Event Store
12 1 (0.64%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 43 (27.56%) Git (software)
2 36 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.69%) JIRA
3 12 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 11 (7.05%) Maven
4 11 (7.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.49%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (3.85%) Mercurial
6 6 (3.85%) Subversion
6 6 (3.85%) Vagrant
7 5 (3.21%) JMeter
8 4 (2.56%) GoCD
8 4 (2.56%) SonarQube
8 4 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.56%) Travis CI
9 3 (1.92%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.92%) Gerrit
9 3 (1.92%) IBM UrbanCode
9 3 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (10.26%) Finance
2 12 (7.69%) Retail
3 11 (7.05%) Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Games
4 5 (3.21%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.28%) Local Government
7 1 (0.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) Publishing
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (32.05%) Developer
2 31 (19.87%) Java Developer
3 28 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 24 (15.38%) Architect
5 11 (7.05%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (6.41%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (5.13%) AWS Architect
7 8 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (4.49%) .NET Developer
8 7 (4.49%) DBA
8 7 (4.49%) Platform Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.85%) SQL DBA
10 5 (3.21%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (3.21%) Azure Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (3.21%) Performance Tuning DBA
10 5 (3.21%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.21%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (23.08%) Web Services
2 30 (19.23%) Node.js
3 29 (18.59%) Spring
4 23 (14.74%) Spring Boot
5 20 (12.82%) AngularJS
6 15 (9.62%) RESTful
7 14 (8.97%) Hibernate
8 13 (8.33%) REST
9 11 (7.05%) Elastic Stack
9 11 (7.05%) HTML
10 10 (6.41%) CSS
11 9 (5.77%) J2EE
12 8 (5.13%) .NET
12 8 (5.13%) Spring Security
13 7 (4.49%) .NET Framework
13 7 (4.49%) CSS3
13 7 (4.49%) HTML5
13 7 (4.49%) JSP
14 6 (3.85%) Entity Framework
14 6 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.21%) Private Cloud
3 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.56%) iPad
3 4 (2.56%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.92%) User Experience
5 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.28%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.64%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.64%) Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.56%) Linux
2 13 (8.33%) CentOS
3 11 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (7.05%) Unix
4 8 (5.13%) Windows
5 3 (1.92%) Fedora
5 3 (1.92%) SUSE
5 3 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.28%) Android
6 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (34.62%) DevOps
3 31 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (17.31%) Microservices
5 20 (12.82%) TDD
6 19 (12.18%) OO
7 18 (11.54%) BDD
8 17 (10.90%) Configuration Management
9 15 (9.62%) Test Automation
10 12 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.05%) Migration
11 11 (7.05%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.41%) Kanban
13 9 (5.77%) Open Source
14 8 (5.13%) Change Control
14 8 (5.13%) Scrum
15 7 (4.49%) Enterprise Architecture
15 7 (4.49%) SOA
16 6 (3.85%) ITIL
16 6 (3.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 62 (39.74%) Java
2 40 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 30 (19.23%) Python
4 28 (17.95%) Bash Shell
5 26 (16.67%) Ruby
6 21 (13.46%) C#
7 16 (10.26%) SQL
8 13 (8.33%) PHP
9 12 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 11 (7.05%) C++
11 9 (5.77%) Go
11 9 (5.77%) T-SQL
12 7 (4.49%) PowerShell
13 6 (3.85%) Groovy
14 4 (2.56%) Scala
15 3 (1.92%) Perl
16 2 (1.28%) Kotlin
17 1 (0.64%) NATURAL
17 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (1.92%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.28%) CCDP
2 2 (1.28%) CCNP
2 2 (1.28%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.28%) CISM
2 2 (1.28%) CISSP
2 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.64%) PMP
3 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) GCP
2 5 (3.21%) QA
3 2 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.28%) PMO
4 1 (0.64%) GDPR
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (20.51%) Docker
2 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.28%) vCloud
7 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (20.51%) Puppet
2 29 (18.59%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (16.67%) Ansible
4 17 (10.90%) Terraform
5 14 (8.97%) Kubernetes
6 10 (6.41%) Grafana
6 10 (6.41%) Prometheus
7 8 (5.13%) Graphite
7 8 (5.13%) Nagios
8 7 (4.49%) Opsview
9 5 (3.21%) Rancher
10 3 (1.92%) Cobbler
10 3 (1.92%) Kibana
10 3 (1.92%) logstash
10 3 (1.92%) vRealize
10 3 (1.92%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.28%) Graylog
11 2 (1.28%) PowerCLI
12 1 (0.64%) Consul
12 1 (0.64%) Marathon
Vendors
1 15 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.97%) Splunk
3 13 (8.33%) Google
4 12 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 12 (7.69%) VMware
5 10 (6.41%) Oracle
6 6 (3.85%) Cisco
6 6 (3.85%) New Relic
7 4 (2.56%) EMC
7 4 (2.56%) IBM
7 4 (2.56%) Veritas
8 3 (1.92%) Citrix
8 3 (1.92%) HP
8 3 (1.92%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.92%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.92%) SAP
8 3 (1.92%) Tableau
9 2 (1.28%) Apigee
9 2 (1.28%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.28%) Xamarin