Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 87 141
Rank change year-on-year -15 +54 -8
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 83 151 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.96% 2.59% 1.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.19% 30.57% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 112 60
Yorkshire median daily rate £457 £550 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.00% +32.93% +18.21%
10th Percentile £325 £376 £263
90th Percentile £619 £638 £500
England median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £32.50

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 374 494 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 8.85% 8.46% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 365 170
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +16.88% +10.00%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £263
90th Percentile £589 £606 £500
England median daily rate £463 £450 £410
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.76% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.96% - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.61 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.99% -12.84% +32.35%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -20 54 £488 -11.36% 25
South Yorkshire -14 11 £400 -25.58% 7
North Yorkshire +20 10 £430 +16.22% 11
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 41 (49.40%) DevOps
2 34 (40.96%) Linux
3 31 (37.35%) Puppet
4 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (28.92%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (28.92%) Docker
5 23 (27.71%) Web Services
6 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (24.10%) Bash Shell
7 20 (24.10%) Jenkins
8 18 (21.69%) Python
9 16 (19.28%) Java
9 16 (19.28%) Ruby
10 15 (18.07%) Google
11 13 (15.66%) Configuration Management
11 13 (15.66%) Finance
11 13 (15.66%) Git (software)
11 13 (15.66%) Ansible
12 12 (14.46%) Splunk
13 11 (13.25%) .NET
13 11 (13.25%) Oracle
14 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
15 9 (10.84%) Windows
15 9 (10.84%) Red Hat
15 9 (10.84%) Shell Script
15 9 (10.84%) MongoDB
15 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (10.84%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (10.84%) IaaS
16 8 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 5 (6.02%) Confluence
2 4 (4.82%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.61%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.41%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.20%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.20%) nginx
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (10.84%) IaaS
3 6 (7.23%) PaaS
3 6 (7.23%) SaaS
4 4 (4.82%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.82%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (4.82%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (2.41%) Loggly
5 2 (2.41%) Route 53
5 2 (2.41%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.20%) GitHub
6 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.20%) Office 365
6 1 (1.20%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) SAN
2 4 (4.82%) Firewall
3 2 (2.41%) HTTP
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.20%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) Extranet
4 1 (1.20%) FTP
4 1 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) Intranet
4 1 (1.20%) NAS
4 1 (1.20%) SMTP
4 1 (1.20%) SSH
4 1 (1.20%) SSL
4 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.64%) MySQL
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.43%) Pentaho
4 5 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.02%) Redis
4 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.82%) Big Data
5 4 (4.82%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.41%) Riak
8 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.20%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.20%) OLAP
8 1 (1.20%) OLTP
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Jenkins
2 13 (15.66%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.64%) Maven
4 7 (8.43%) JIRA
5 5 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (6.02%) Hudson
6 4 (4.82%) Grunt
6 4 (4.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.41%) Ant
7 2 (2.41%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.41%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.20%) JMeter
8 1 (1.20%) Selenium
8 1 (1.20%) Subversion
8 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (15.66%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (30.12%) Architect
3 15 (18.07%) Developer
4 13 (15.66%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (10.84%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (9.64%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.23%) AWS Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Platform Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (4.82%) DevOps Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (4.82%) Pentaho Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) Web Services
2 11 (13.25%) .NET
3 7 (8.43%) AngularJS
3 7 (8.43%) HTML
3 7 (8.43%) jQuery
3 7 (8.43%) Node.js
4 6 (7.23%) CSS
5 5 (6.02%) Spring
6 4 (4.82%) CSS3
6 4 (4.82%) HTML5
7 3 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.61%) Spring Boot
8 2 (2.41%) Apache Camel
8 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.41%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (2.41%) JSON
8 2 (2.41%) Kafka
8 2 (2.41%) LAMP
8 2 (2.41%) React
8 2 (2.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
1 3 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.41%) Replication
3 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.96%) Linux
2 9 (10.84%) Windows
3 8 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.82%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.82%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.61%) Unix
6 2 (2.41%) CentOS
7 1 (1.20%) Android
7 1 (1.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (49.40%) DevOps
2 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.66%) Configuration Management
4 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.64%) Network Design
5 8 (9.64%) Project Management
6 7 (8.43%) Data Integration
7 6 (7.23%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.23%) High Availability
7 6 (7.23%) Migration
8 5 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.02%) ETL
8 5 (6.02%) MVC
8 5 (6.02%) OOP
8 5 (6.02%) Open Source
8 5 (6.02%) SOA
8 5 (6.02%) TDD
9 4 (4.82%) Data Governance
9 4 (4.82%) Scrum
10 3 (3.61%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) Bash Shell
2 18 (21.69%) Python
3 16 (19.28%) Java
3 16 (19.28%) Ruby
4 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.84%) Shell Script
6 8 (9.64%) C#
7 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.43%) SQL
8 5 (6.02%) PHP
9 3 (3.61%) Go
10 2 (2.41%) C++
10 2 (2.41%) Scala
11 1 (1.20%) Perl
11 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.41%) CCDP
2 2 (2.41%) CCNP
2 2 (2.41%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.41%) CISM
2 2 (2.41%) CISSP
2 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.20%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 24 (28.92%) Docker
2 6 (7.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.02%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.82%) vSphere
5 2 (2.41%) vCloud
5 2 (2.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.20%) KVM
6 1 (1.20%) Xen
6 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (37.35%) Puppet
2 24 (28.92%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (15.66%) Ansible
4 7 (8.43%) Cobbler
5 6 (7.23%) Kubernetes
5 6 (7.23%) SCCM
5 6 (7.23%) Terraform
6 4 (4.82%) Salt
6 4 (4.82%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.61%) Mesos
7 3 (3.61%) vRealize
8 2 (2.41%) Nagios
8 2 (2.41%) PowerCLI
8 2 (2.41%) Prometheus
8 2 (2.41%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Google
2 12 (14.46%) Splunk
3 11 (13.25%) Oracle
4 9 (10.84%) Red Hat
5 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.43%) VMware
7 4 (4.82%) SaltStack
8 3 (3.61%) Cisco
8 3 (3.61%) IBM
8 3 (3.61%) Rackspace
8 3 (3.61%) SAP
9 2 (2.41%) Adobe
9 2 (2.41%) CyberArk
9 2 (2.41%) hybris
9 2 (2.41%) Imperva
9 2 (2.41%) Informatica
9 2 (2.41%) New Relic
9 2 (2.41%) Qualys
9 2 (2.41%) Talend
9 2 (2.41%) Veritas
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 6 months initially likely to extend
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago