Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 68 101
Rank change year-on-year +22 +33 +48
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 184 150 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.16% 3.05% 1.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.87% 33.19% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 105 79
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -2.63% +43.94%
10th Percentile £369 £263 £350
90th Percentile £563 £628 £590
England median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £41.61 £42.50 £30.19
% change year-on-year -2.09% +40.78% -19.49%

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 596 452 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.49% 9.21% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 319 222
Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £209 £263 £306
90th Percentile £600 £575 £565
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +16.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.90 £10.40 £10.55
90th Percentile £23.33 £127.50 £123.50
England median hourly rate £18.56 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -2.30% -12.20% -3.82%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +26 140 £450 -9.32% 75
South Yorkshire -1 26 £450 +9.09% 7
North Yorkshire +10 15 £400 -20.00% 8
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 83 (45.11%) Java
2 81 (44.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (42.93%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (35.87%) DevOps
5 59 (32.07%) Git (software)
6 56 (30.43%) Jenkins
7 47 (25.54%) JavaScript
7 47 (25.54%) Linux
8 44 (23.91%) Web Services
9 42 (22.83%) Docker
10 38 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (20.11%) Puppet
12 36 (19.57%) Ansible
12 36 (19.57%) Microservices
12 36 (19.57%) Node.js
13 33 (17.93%) Opscode Chef
13 33 (17.93%) Spring
13 33 (17.93%) Python
14 30 (16.30%) Bash Shell
15 28 (15.22%) Ruby
15 28 (15.22%) TDD
16 25 (13.59%) IaaS
17 24 (13.04%) BDD
17 24 (13.04%) C#
18 23 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
18 23 (12.50%) Spring Boot
19 22 (11.96%) PHP
19 22 (11.96%) SQL Server
20 21 (11.41%) SQL
20 21 (11.41%) OO

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 21 (11.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (4.89%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 7 (3.80%) Confluence
5 6 (3.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (2.72%) nginx
6 5 (2.72%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.17%) Apache
7 4 (2.17%) CloudStack
8 3 (1.63%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.09%) CMS
9 2 (1.09%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.09%) IIS
9 2 (1.09%) Kentico
9 2 (1.09%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 81 (44.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (13.59%) IaaS
3 23 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (10.33%) PaaS
5 17 (9.24%) SaaS
6 8 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (3.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (3.26%) GitHub
7 6 (3.26%) Heroku
8 5 (2.72%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.63%) CloudBees
9 3 (1.63%) Loggly
9 3 (1.63%) npm
9 3 (1.63%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.63%) Serverless
9 3 (1.63%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.17%) DNS
1 4 (2.17%) HTTP
2 3 (1.63%) NAS
2 3 (1.63%) SAN
2 3 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.09%) Firewall
3 2 (1.09%) Network Security
4 1 (0.54%) Internet
4 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.41%) MongoDB
3 16 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.52%) MySQL
5 10 (5.43%) Big Data
6 8 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (3.80%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.80%) Redis
8 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.63%) Adabas
10 3 (1.63%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.63%) QlikView
10 3 (1.63%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.63%) SAP BW
11 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.54%) Bigtable
12 1 (0.54%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (32.07%) Git (software)
2 56 (30.43%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.15%) TeamCity
4 14 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.52%) JIRA
5 12 (6.52%) Maven
6 8 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (4.35%) Bitbucket
6 8 (4.35%) Mercurial
6 8 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (4.35%) Subversion
7 7 (3.80%) SonarQube
8 6 (3.26%) Vagrant
9 5 (2.72%) IBM UrbanCode
9 5 (2.72%) JMeter
9 5 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (2.72%) Travis CI
10 4 (2.17%) Gerrit
10 4 (2.17%) GoCD
11 3 (1.63%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (7.61%) Retail
2 13 (7.07%) Finance
3 11 (5.98%) Banking
4 7 (3.80%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.72%) Games
6 3 (1.63%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.09%) Local Government
8 1 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (28.26%) Developer
2 32 (17.39%) Architect
2 32 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 31 (16.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (5.43%) AWS Engineer
5 10 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (4.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (4.35%) AWS Architect
7 8 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 7 (3.80%) .NET Developer
8 7 (3.80%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (3.80%) DBA
8 7 (3.80%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.26%) Analyst
9 6 (3.26%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (3.26%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.26%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.91%) Web Services
2 36 (19.57%) Node.js
3 33 (17.93%) Spring
4 23 (12.50%) Spring Boot
5 21 (11.41%) AngularJS
6 19 (10.33%) RESTful
7 16 (8.70%) REST
8 15 (8.15%) .NET
8 15 (8.15%) Hibernate
9 13 (7.07%) CSS
9 13 (7.07%) HTML
10 12 (6.52%) Elastic Stack
10 12 (6.52%) J2EE
11 9 (4.89%) .NET Framework
11 9 (4.89%) JSON
12 8 (4.35%) CSS3
12 8 (4.35%) HTML5
12 8 (4.35%) JSP
12 8 (4.35%) Spring Security
13 7 (3.80%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (5.98%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (4.89%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.80%) Private Cloud
3 7 (3.80%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.26%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.26%) User Experience
5 5 (2.72%) Clustering
5 5 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.72%) iPad
6 4 (2.17%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.63%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.09%) AS400
8 2 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.54%) Linux
2 12 (6.52%) CentOS
3 10 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (5.43%) Unix
3 10 (5.43%) Windows
4 7 (3.80%) Android
5 5 (2.72%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.17%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.63%) Fedora
7 3 (1.63%) SUSE
7 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (42.93%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (35.87%) DevOps
3 38 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (19.57%) Microservices
5 28 (15.22%) TDD
6 24 (13.04%) BDD
7 21 (11.41%) Configuration Management
7 21 (11.41%) OO
8 19 (10.33%) Test Automation
9 14 (7.61%) Software Engineering
10 13 (7.07%) E-Commerce
10 13 (7.07%) Kanban
11 12 (6.52%) Migration
11 12 (6.52%) Scrum
11 12 (6.52%) SOA
12 10 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (4.89%) Open Source
14 8 (4.35%) Change Control
14 8 (4.35%) High Availability
14 8 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (45.11%) Java
2 47 (25.54%) JavaScript
3 33 (17.93%) Python
4 30 (16.30%) Bash Shell
5 28 (15.22%) Ruby
6 24 (13.04%) C#
7 22 (11.96%) PHP
8 21 (11.41%) SQL
9 12 (6.52%) C++
10 11 (5.98%) Shell Script
10 11 (5.98%) T-SQL
11 8 (4.35%) Go
11 8 (4.35%) Groovy
12 5 (2.72%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.17%) Scala
14 2 (1.09%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.09%) NATURAL
14 2 (1.09%) Perl
15 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.15%) GCP
2 5 (2.72%) SLA
3 3 (1.63%) QA
4 2 (1.09%) GDPR
4 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (22.83%) Docker
2 6 (3.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (1.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (1.63%) vSphere
6 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (20.11%) Puppet
2 36 (19.57%) Ansible
3 33 (17.93%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (9.78%) Kubernetes
5 14 (7.61%) Terraform
6 12 (6.52%) Prometheus
7 11 (5.98%) Grafana
8 9 (4.89%) Graphite
9 8 (4.35%) Nagios
10 7 (3.80%) Opsview
11 5 (2.72%) Marathon
11 5 (2.72%) Mesos
11 5 (2.72%) Rancher
11 5 (2.72%) Salt
12 3 (1.63%) Kibana
12 3 (1.63%) logstash
12 3 (1.63%) ZABBIX
13 2 (1.09%) Cobbler
13 2 (1.09%) Consul
13 2 (1.09%) Graylog
Vendors
1 16 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.15%) Splunk
2 15 (8.15%) VMware
3 14 (7.61%) Oracle
4 12 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.43%) Google
6 8 (4.35%) Xamarin
7 7 (3.80%) Brocade
8 6 (3.26%) Cisco
8 6 (3.26%) New Relic
9 5 (2.72%) F5
9 5 (2.72%) MuleSoft
10 4 (2.17%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.63%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.63%) EMC
11 3 (1.63%) HP
11 3 (1.63%) IBM
11 3 (1.63%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.63%) SAP
11 3 (1.63%) Tableau