Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 27 78
Rank change year-on-year +15 +51 +14
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 452 286 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.66% 5.90% 2.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.80% 38.08% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 199 87
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £363 £327 £263
90th Percentile £624 £550 £575
England median daily rate £541 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +3.05% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year -17.65% +3.03% +135.71%

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 1,056 751 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.58% 15.49% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 513 261
Yorkshire median daily rate £453 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.47% - -
10th Percentile £290 £308 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £480 £460
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +145.61% +3.26%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.05 £10.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £41.15 £28.50
England median hourly rate £19.93 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.80% +7.89% -8.43%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 +14 314 £475 +11.76% 38
South Yorkshire +22 105 £525 +10.53% 8
North Yorkshire +6 16 £425 +32.81% 7
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 201 (44.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 189 (41.81%) DevOps
3 184 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (37.61%) Python
5 145 (32.08%) Jenkins
6 142 (31.42%) Java
7 136 (30.09%) Linux
8 109 (24.12%) Docker
9 98 (21.68%) Google Cloud Platform
10 92 (20.35%) Git (software)
11 81 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
12 77 (17.04%) Google
12 77 (17.04%) Puppet
13 72 (15.93%) SQL
14 71 (15.71%) Open Source
15 66 (14.60%) Microservices
16 65 (14.38%) Terraform
16 65 (14.38%) Configuration Management
17 63 (13.94%) Test Automation
17 63 (13.94%) Kubernetes
18 62 (13.72%) Microsoft
19 59 (13.05%) Ansible
20 57 (12.61%) TDD
20 57 (12.61%) Bash Shell
21 56 (12.39%) Finance
22 55 (12.17%) Opscode Chef
23 51 (11.28%) JIRA
24 50 (11.06%) Node.js
24 50 (11.06%) Windows
25 48 (10.62%) JavaScript

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 29 (6.42%) Apache Spark
2 21 (4.65%) nginx
3 17 (3.76%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (3.10%) Apache
4 14 (3.10%) Confluence
5 13 (2.88%) Tomcat
6 11 (2.43%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (1.99%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.55%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.11%) IIS
10 4 (0.88%) Jetty
10 4 (0.88%) Mongrel
11 3 (0.66%) JBoss
11 3 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.44%) CMS
13 1 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
13 1 (0.22%) Luigi
13 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 201 (44.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (21.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 41 (9.07%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (8.63%) Amazon S3
5 32 (7.08%) AWS Lambda
6 29 (6.42%) Serverless
7 28 (6.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 27 (5.97%) IaaS
8 27 (5.97%) PaaS
8 27 (5.97%) SaaS
9 23 (5.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 22 (4.87%) Route 53
11 21 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (3.98%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (2.65%) Office 365
14 11 (2.43%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (1.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (1.99%) AWS CodePipeline
15 9 (1.99%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 9 (1.99%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.40%) HTTP
2 37 (8.19%) TCP/IP
3 31 (6.86%) SSL
4 30 (6.64%) Firewall
5 22 (4.87%) DNS
6 18 (3.98%) WAN
7 14 (3.10%) VPN
8 13 (2.88%) BGP
8 13 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (2.88%) NX-OS
8 13 (2.88%) OSPF
8 13 (2.88%) SAN
9 12 (2.65%) LAN
10 11 (2.43%) Internet
10 11 (2.43%) VoIP
11 10 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (1.99%) MPLS
12 9 (1.99%) VPLS
12 9 (1.99%) WLAN
13 8 (1.77%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.74%) MongoDB
2 33 (7.30%) Big Data
3 32 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (6.64%) Hadoop
4 30 (6.64%) NoSQL
5 29 (6.42%) MySQL
6 20 (4.42%) Amazon RDS
6 20 (4.42%) SQL Server
7 19 (4.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 18 (3.98%) Redis
9 17 (3.76%) Apache Hive
10 14 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (2.65%) Riak
13 8 (1.77%) GIS
13 8 (1.77%) Impala
14 7 (1.55%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (1.11%) BigQuery
15 5 (1.11%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 145 (32.08%) Jenkins
2 92 (20.35%) Git (software)
3 51 (11.28%) JIRA
4 37 (8.19%) SonarQube
5 30 (6.64%) GitLab
6 23 (5.09%) Subversion
7 22 (4.87%) Sonatype Nexus
8 19 (4.20%) Maven
9 12 (2.65%) Mercurial
10 10 (2.21%) Artifactory
11 9 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (1.99%) Mockito
11 9 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (1.77%) JMeter
12 8 (1.77%) Travis CI
13 6 (1.33%) Gatling
14 5 (1.11%) Bitbucket
14 5 (1.11%) gulp
14 5 (1.11%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.88%) CircleCI
General
1 56 (12.39%) Finance
2 13 (2.88%) Retail
3 11 (2.43%) Banking
4 9 (1.99%) Financial Institution
5 4 (0.88%) Games
6 3 (0.66%) Advertising
6 3 (0.66%) Marketing
6 3 (0.66%) Social Science
7 2 (0.44%) Back Office
7 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Law
8 1 (0.22%) Local Government
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 115 (25.44%) Developer
2 101 (22.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 50 (11.06%) Architect
4 41 (9.07%) Java Developer
5 39 (8.63%) AWS Engineer
6 35 (7.74%) AWS Developer
7 34 (7.52%) AWS DevOps
8 26 (5.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 25 (5.53%) Cloud Architect
9 25 (5.53%) Python Developer
10 24 (5.31%) Python Engineer
11 23 (5.09%) Cloud Engineer
12 21 (4.65%) Consultant
13 18 (3.98%) Security Architect
14 17 (3.76%) Senior Developer
15 16 (3.54%) Platform Engineer
16 14 (3.10%) Linux Engineer
16 14 (3.10%) Web Engineer
17 13 (2.88%) Operations Engineer
17 13 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.06%) Node.js
2 48 (10.62%) Web Services
3 35 (7.74%) .NET
4 28 (6.19%) Spring Boot
5 26 (5.75%) AngularJS
6 24 (5.31%) Anaconda
6 24 (5.31%) Spring
7 23 (5.09%) Kafka
8 19 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
9 18 (3.98%) HTML
9 18 (3.98%) JAX-RS
10 17 (3.76%) CSS
11 16 (3.54%) Elastic Stack
12 14 (3.10%) HTML5
13 13 (2.88%) Hibernate
14 12 (2.65%) Express
15 10 (2.21%) ActiveMQ
15 10 (2.21%) CSS3
15 10 (2.21%) Dropwizard
15 10 (2.21%) Mongoose
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.64%) Public Cloud
2 16 (3.54%) Data Centre
3 14 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (2.21%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (1.77%) Cloud Native
6 8 (1.77%) User Experience
7 6 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.33%) iSeries
7 6 (1.33%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.33%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.33%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.11%) NHS
9 4 (0.88%) Clustering
9 4 (0.88%) Fintech
9 4 (0.88%) Smartcard
10 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (0.66%) New Media
10 3 (0.66%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 136 (30.09%) Linux
2 50 (11.06%) Windows
3 38 (8.41%) Unix
4 25 (5.53%) CentOS
5 22 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (4.87%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.43%) Ubuntu
7 10 (2.21%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.55%) Android
9 3 (0.66%) Debian
9 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.22%) AIX
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.22%) Solaris
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (41.81%) DevOps
2 184 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (15.71%) Open Source
5 66 (14.60%) Microservices
6 65 (14.38%) Configuration Management
7 63 (13.94%) Test Automation
8 57 (12.61%) TDD
9 46 (10.18%) Software Engineering
10 45 (9.96%) BDD
11 37 (8.19%) Data Science
12 36 (7.96%) Continuous Delivery
13 34 (7.52%) Analytics
14 33 (7.30%) Migration
15 31 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (5.75%) Machine Learning
17 23 (5.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 23 (5.09%) Problem-Solving
17 23 (5.09%) Web Development
18 20 (4.42%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 170 (37.61%) Python
2 142 (31.42%) Java
3 72 (15.93%) SQL
4 57 (12.61%) Bash Shell
5 48 (10.62%) JavaScript
5 48 (10.62%) Ruby
6 35 (7.74%) C#
7 32 (7.08%) R
8 31 (6.86%) Java 8
9 19 (4.20%) Perl
10 18 (3.98%) PowerShell
11 16 (3.54%) Scala
12 14 (3.10%) Go
13 12 (2.65%) C++
14 8 (1.77%) PHP
14 8 (1.77%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.11%) C
16 3 (0.66%) Korn
17 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 19 (4.20%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 15 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (2.88%) AWS Certification
4 13 (2.88%) CCNP
5 11 (2.43%) Degree
6 10 (2.21%) CCIE
7 8 (1.77%) DBS Check
8 7 (1.55%) CISSP
9 6 (1.33%) CISM
10 5 (1.11%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (0.66%) MCSE
11 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.44%) GIAC
12 2 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.44%) MCITP
12 2 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.22%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.33%) GDPR
3 5 (1.11%) QA
4 4 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.44%) PMO
7 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 109 (24.12%) Docker
2 23 (5.09%) Active Directory
2 23 (5.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.77%) Xen
4 5 (1.11%) vSphere
5 2 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.22%) HDFS
6 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.22%) vCloud
6 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 77 (17.04%) Puppet
2 65 (14.38%) Terraform
3 63 (13.94%) Kubernetes
4 59 (13.05%) Ansible
5 55 (12.17%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (4.20%) Packer
7 15 (3.32%) Grafana
8 14 (3.10%) Prometheus
9 13 (2.88%) Rancher
10 10 (2.21%) SCCM
11 7 (1.55%) NetBackup
12 5 (1.11%) Salt
13 4 (0.88%) Consul
13 4 (0.88%) QRadar
14 3 (0.66%) Hadoop YARN
15 2 (0.44%) Nagios
16 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
16 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
16 1 (0.22%) Graphite
16 1 (0.22%) Mesos
Vendors
1 77 (17.04%) Google
2 62 (13.72%) Microsoft
3 41 (9.07%) VMware
4 25 (5.53%) EMC
5 24 (5.31%) NetApp
6 23 (5.09%) Cisco
7 20 (4.42%) Oracle
8 19 (4.20%) CheckPoint
9 16 (3.54%) IBM
10 15 (3.32%) Splunk
11 12 (2.65%) Red Hat
12 11 (2.43%) TOWER Software
13 10 (2.21%) Veritas
14 8 (1.77%) Black Duck
14 8 (1.77%) Citrix
14 8 (1.77%) Tableau
15 7 (1.55%) Atlassian
16 5 (1.11%) ArcSight
16 5 (1.11%) Hortonworks
16 5 (1.11%) SolarWinds