Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 92 76
Rank change year-on-year +77 -16 +47
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 410 95 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.40% 2.24% 3.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.40% 20.08% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 72 111
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.06% -18.14% +15.79%
10th Percentile £340 £363 £375
90th Percentile £635 £589 £638
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.15 £35.00
% change year-on-year -12.83% +14.72% -10.26%

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 865 473 516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.73% 11.13% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 330 377
Yorkshire median daily rate £436 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £312 £209 £313
90th Percentile £588 £600 £600
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.21% +22.58% -13.29%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.68 £9.65
90th Percentile £24.63 £28.35 £127.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.27
% change year-on-year -12.50% +9.45% -18.79%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +73 311 £450 -5.26% 89
South Yorkshire +45 58 £450 +23.29% 27
North Yorkshire +1 18 £425 -5.56% 27
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 165 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (32.93%) DevOps
3 133 (32.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 101 (24.63%) Jenkins
5 96 (23.41%) Linux
6 95 (23.17%) Python
7 94 (22.93%) Terraform
8 93 (22.68%) Docker
9 90 (21.95%) Amazon EC2
10 88 (21.46%) JavaScript
11 82 (20.00%) Microservices
12 79 (19.27%) Java
13 76 (18.54%) TDD
13 76 (18.54%) Puppet
14 71 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
14 71 (17.32%) MySQL
15 69 (16.83%) Amazon RDS
15 69 (16.83%) Serverless
16 68 (16.59%) Amazon S3
17 67 (16.34%) Ansible
18 61 (14.88%) Git (software)
19 60 (14.63%) Web Services
20 59 (14.39%) PHP
20 59 (14.39%) AWS CloudFormation
21 58 (14.15%) JIRA
22 56 (13.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 55 (13.41%) AWS Lambda
24 48 (11.71%) SQL
25 45 (10.98%) SQL Server
25 45 (10.98%) Opscode Chef

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 45 (10.98%) Confluence
2 12 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.95%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.46%) Apache
5 6 (1.46%) nginx
6 5 (1.22%) Anypoint
6 5 (1.22%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.73%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.73%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.49%) IIS
8 2 (0.49%) JBoss
8 2 (0.49%) Jetty
8 2 (0.49%) Mongrel
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 133 (32.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (21.95%) Amazon EC2
3 69 (16.83%) Serverless
4 68 (16.59%) Amazon S3
5 59 (14.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 56 (13.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 55 (13.41%) AWS Lambda
8 39 (9.51%) Amazon ELB
8 39 (9.51%) IaaS
8 39 (9.51%) PaaS
9 36 (8.78%) Google Cloud Platform
10 27 (6.59%) Route 53
11 20 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
11 20 (4.88%) SaaS
12 18 (4.39%) GitHub
13 17 (4.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 16 (3.90%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (2.20%) Office 365
16 7 (1.71%) Slack
17 6 (1.46%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 43 (10.49%) Firewall
2 21 (5.12%) HTTP
3 16 (3.90%) DNS
4 15 (3.66%) TCP/IP
5 14 (3.41%) SAN
5 14 (3.41%) VPN
6 10 (2.44%) NAS
7 9 (2.20%) ICMP
8 5 (1.22%) IPsec
8 5 (1.22%) SSL
9 4 (0.98%) DHCP
9 4 (0.98%) FCoE
9 4 (0.98%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.98%) SSH
9 4 (0.98%) VSAN
9 4 (0.98%) WAN
10 3 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.73%) FTP
10 3 (0.73%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (17.32%) MySQL
2 69 (16.83%) Amazon RDS
3 45 (10.98%) SQL Server
4 40 (9.76%) MongoDB
5 20 (4.88%) Hadoop
6 18 (4.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 18 (4.39%) NoSQL
7 16 (3.90%) Big Data
7 16 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.20%) Amazon Aurora
12 8 (1.95%) Redis
12 8 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (1.71%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (1.71%) Relational Database
14 6 (1.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 101 (24.63%) Jenkins
2 61 (14.88%) Git (software)
3 58 (14.15%) JIRA
4 28 (6.83%) Selenium
5 22 (5.37%) GitLab
5 22 (5.37%) Octopus Deploy
6 21 (5.12%) Vagrant
7 20 (4.88%) SonarQube
8 19 (4.63%) PHPUnit
9 16 (3.90%) Bitbucket
9 16 (3.90%) Cucumber
10 13 (3.17%) Maven
11 11 (2.68%) JMeter
12 10 (2.44%) Gatling
13 9 (2.20%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (1.95%) Subversion
15 7 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
15 7 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (1.46%) Travis CI
General
1 32 (7.80%) Finance
2 13 (3.17%) Retail
3 6 (1.46%) Banking
4 5 (1.22%) Games
5 3 (0.73%) Arabic Language
5 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.73%) Hindi Language
6 2 (0.49%) Back Office
6 2 (0.49%) Indonesian Language
6 2 (0.49%) Legal
6 2 (0.49%) Malayalam Language
6 2 (0.49%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.49%) Tamil Language
7 1 (0.24%) Advertising
7 1 (0.24%) Marketing
7 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 131 (31.95%) Developer
2 90 (21.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 56 (13.66%) Architect
4 36 (8.78%) AWS Architect
5 33 (8.05%) Consultant
6 28 (6.83%) AWS Engineer
7 27 (6.59%) Java Developer
8 25 (6.10%) AWS DevOps
9 24 (5.85%) .NET Developer
9 24 (5.85%) PHP Developer
10 23 (5.61%) Cloud Architect
11 22 (5.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 22 (5.37%) Python Developer
12 21 (5.12%) Cloud Engineer
13 20 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
14 19 (4.63%) AWS Consultant
14 19 (4.63%) Senior Developer
15 15 (3.66%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
16 14 (3.41%) Analyst
17 13 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.63%) Web Services
2 36 (8.78%) .NET
3 31 (7.56%) HTML
4 28 (6.83%) AngularJS
4 28 (6.83%) CSS
5 25 (6.10%) Node.js
6 24 (5.85%) ASP.NET
6 24 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (5.37%) CSS3
7 22 (5.37%) HTML5
8 19 (4.63%) Doctrine
8 19 (4.63%) REST
9 18 (4.39%) Elastic Stack
10 15 (3.66%) .NET Core
10 15 (3.66%) Spring Boot
11 14 (3.41%) Kafka
11 14 (3.41%) Spring
12 13 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (3.17%) RESTful
13 12 (2.93%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.24%) Public Cloud
2 23 (5.61%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.66%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.68%) Cloud Native
5 11 (2.68%) Clustering
5 11 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.98%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.98%) PKI
8 4 (0.98%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.73%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.73%) NHS
10 2 (0.49%) Replication
11 1 (0.24%) EPoS
11 1 (0.24%) RIA
11 1 (0.24%) Social Media
11 1 (0.24%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 96 (23.41%) Linux
2 43 (10.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 42 (10.24%) Windows
4 28 (6.83%) VMS
5 24 (5.85%) CentOS
6 17 (4.15%) Windows Server
7 16 (3.90%) Unix
8 7 (1.71%) Solaris
9 4 (0.98%) AIX
9 4 (0.98%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.49%) Android
11 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.49%) HPUX
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (32.93%) DevOps
3 82 (20.00%) Microservices
4 76 (18.54%) TDD
5 71 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (9.02%) Auto-Scaling
7 35 (8.54%) Migration
8 33 (8.05%) BDD
8 33 (8.05%) Configuration Management
8 33 (8.05%) Test Automation
8 33 (8.05%) Unit Testing
9 31 (7.56%) Scrum
10 30 (7.32%) MVC
10 30 (7.32%) Open Source
11 25 (6.10%) Software Engineering
12 24 (5.85%) Deployment Automation
12 24 (5.85%) Non-Functional Testing
13 23 (5.61%) CQRS
14 22 (5.37%) IT Strategy
14 22 (5.37%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 95 (23.17%) Python
2 88 (21.46%) JavaScript
3 79 (19.27%) Java
4 59 (14.39%) PHP
5 48 (11.71%) SQL
6 37 (9.02%) Bash Shell
7 36 (8.78%) PowerShell
8 25 (6.10%) Ruby
9 24 (5.85%) Go
10 21 (5.12%) C#
11 20 (4.88%) PHP 7
12 17 (4.15%) Perl
13 10 (2.44%) Groovy
13 10 (2.44%) Java 8
13 10 (2.44%) T-SQL
14 9 (2.20%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.95%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.22%) C
17 4 (0.98%) Scala
18 3 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (9.02%) Security Cleared
2 31 (7.56%) SC Cleared
3 28 (6.83%) Degree
4 23 (5.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (3.90%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (1.71%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.22%) BC Cleared
8 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.73%) CCNA
9 3 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.73%) MCSA
9 3 (0.73%) MCSE
9 3 (0.73%) PhD
9 3 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.24%) CCA
10 1 (0.24%) CCSA
10 1 (0.24%) CCSE
10 1 (0.24%) GCIA
10 1 (0.24%) GCIH
10 1 (0.24%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.22%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.98%) SLA
3 3 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.73%) PMO
4 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.49%) QA
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (22.68%) Docker
2 23 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.66%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.71%) vSphere
5 5 (1.22%) Xen
6 3 (0.73%) NFS
6 3 (0.73%) SRDF
6 3 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.49%) Firmware
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.49%) Varnish
7 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.24%) XenApp
8 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 94 (22.93%) Terraform
2 76 (18.54%) Puppet
3 67 (16.34%) Ansible
4 45 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (9.51%) Kubernetes
6 27 (6.59%) Grafana
7 20 (4.88%) Prometheus
8 19 (4.63%) Packer
9 18 (4.39%) Salt
10 16 (3.90%) Rancher
11 10 (2.44%) ZABBIX
12 6 (1.46%) NetBackup
13 5 (1.22%) CFEngine
14 4 (0.98%) vRealize Orchestrator
15 3 (0.73%) Graphite
15 3 (0.73%) Kibana
16 2 (0.49%) Consul
16 2 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
16 2 (0.49%) Graylog
16 2 (0.49%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 38 (9.27%) Google
2 36 (8.78%) VMware
3 33 (8.05%) Microsoft
4 31 (7.56%) Oracle
5 19 (4.63%) Red Hat
5 19 (4.63%) Zend
6 17 (4.15%) Cisco
6 17 (4.15%) NetApp
7 15 (3.66%) Splunk
8 14 (3.41%) EMC
9 12 (2.93%) Black Duck
9 12 (2.93%) IBM
10 11 (2.68%) SaltStack
11 9 (2.20%) MuleSoft
12 6 (1.46%) Atlassian
12 6 (1.46%) Citrix
13 5 (1.22%) AppDynamics
13 5 (1.22%) Tableau
13 5 (1.22%) TOWER Software
14 3 (0.73%) CA