Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 49 77
Rank change year-on-year +35 +28 +46
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 445 160 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.00% 3.60% 3.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.89% 26.14% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 123 108
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £320 £363 £332
90th Percentile £638 £563 £638
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.13 £40.15 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.42% +14.72% +1.17%

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 949 612 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.18% 13.75% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 437 332
Yorkshire median daily rate £439 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.03% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £206 £275
90th Percentile £600 £600 £588
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £20.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.98% +32.26% +29.17%
10th Percentile £9.65 £10.95 £10.00
90th Percentile £29.00 £30.60 £127.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -12.20%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +42 334 £450 - 93
South Yorkshire +30 69 £438 +2.94% 27
North Yorkshire +9 24 £433 -3.89% 8
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 170 (38.20%) DevOps
2 160 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (31.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 124 (27.87%) Linux
5 119 (26.74%) Jenkins
6 109 (24.49%) Python
7 104 (23.37%) Amazon EC2
7 104 (23.37%) Docker
8 103 (23.15%) Terraform
9 89 (20.00%) Puppet
10 81 (18.20%) Amazon S3
11 80 (17.98%) Microservices
12 78 (17.53%) JavaScript
13 77 (17.30%) Serverless
14 76 (17.08%) Amazon RDS
15 69 (15.51%) Java
16 65 (14.61%) MySQL
16 65 (14.61%) TDD
16 65 (14.61%) Ansible
17 63 (14.16%) SQL
17 63 (14.16%) JIRA
18 62 (13.93%) AWS Lambda
19 61 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
20 60 (13.48%) Windows
20 60 (13.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
21 58 (13.03%) AWS CloudFormation
22 56 (12.58%) Firewall
23 55 (12.36%) VMware
24 54 (12.13%) Web Services
25 53 (11.91%) 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 44 (9.89%) Confluence
2 14 (3.15%) nginx
3 13 (2.92%) Apache
4 12 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.47%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.02%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.35%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.90%) IIS
8 4 (0.90%) Jetty
8 4 (0.90%) Mongrel
8 4 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.22%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.22%) JBoss
10 1 (0.22%) SAS
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 141 (31.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 104 (23.37%) Amazon EC2
3 81 (18.20%) Amazon S3
4 77 (17.30%) Serverless
5 62 (13.93%) AWS Lambda
6 60 (13.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 58 (13.03%) AWS CloudFormation
8 45 (10.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 44 (9.89%) IaaS
10 42 (9.44%) Amazon ELB
11 41 (9.21%) PaaS
12 34 (7.64%) Route 53
13 30 (6.74%) SaaS
14 20 (4.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 19 (4.27%) Amazon SQS
16 12 (2.70%) GitHub
16 12 (2.70%) Office 365
17 9 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
17 9 (2.02%) Slack
18 7 (1.57%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 56 (12.58%) Firewall
2 27 (6.07%) HTTP
3 26 (5.84%) DNS
4 21 (4.72%) SAN
4 21 (4.72%) TCP/IP
4 21 (4.72%) VPN
5 12 (2.70%) ICMP
5 12 (2.70%) WAN
6 9 (2.02%) BGP
6 9 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (2.02%) NX-OS
6 9 (2.02%) OSPF
7 8 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (1.80%) LAN
7 8 (1.80%) NAS
8 7 (1.57%) MPLS
8 7 (1.57%) SSL
9 6 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (1.35%) IPsec
9 6 (1.35%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (17.08%) Amazon RDS
2 65 (14.61%) MySQL
3 50 (11.24%) SQL Server
4 41 (9.21%) MongoDB
5 24 (5.39%) NoSQL
6 21 (4.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 19 (4.27%) Hadoop
8 16 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (3.37%) Big Data
10 13 (2.92%) Redis
11 12 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (2.25%) Amazon Aurora
14 9 (2.02%) QlikView
14 9 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
16 7 (1.57%) Oracle Database
16 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 119 (26.74%) Jenkins
2 63 (14.16%) JIRA
3 53 (11.91%) Git (software)
4 28 (6.29%) GitLab
5 23 (5.17%) SonarQube
6 22 (4.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 22 (4.94%) Selenium
7 20 (4.49%) Vagrant
8 16 (3.60%) PHPUnit
9 12 (2.70%) Bitbucket
9 12 (2.70%) Gatling
9 12 (2.70%) JMeter
10 11 (2.47%) Travis CI
11 9 (2.02%) Subversion
11 9 (2.02%) TeamCity
12 7 (1.57%) Maven
13 6 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.35%) CircleCI
13 6 (1.35%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (8.54%) Finance
2 9 (2.02%) Retail
3 8 (1.80%) Banking
4 5 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 4 (0.90%) Back Office
5 4 (0.90%) Games
6 3 (0.67%) Arabic Language
6 3 (0.67%) Hindi Language
7 2 (0.45%) Indonesian Language
7 2 (0.45%) Legal
7 2 (0.45%) Malayalam Language
7 2 (0.45%) Tamil Language
7 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 112 (25.17%) Developer
2 111 (24.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 52 (11.69%) Architect
4 39 (8.76%) AWS Engineer
5 37 (8.31%) AWS DevOps
6 35 (7.87%) Consultant
7 29 (6.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 28 (6.29%) AWS Architect
9 24 (5.39%) Java Developer
10 23 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
11 20 (4.49%) AWS Developer
11 20 (4.49%) Cloud Architect
12 19 (4.27%) AWS Consultant
13 18 (4.04%) .NET Developer
13 18 (4.04%) PHP Developer
14 15 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
15 14 (3.15%) Analyst
15 14 (3.15%) Project Manager
15 14 (3.15%) Solutions Architect
16 13 (2.92%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.13%) Web Services
2 41 (9.21%) .NET
3 28 (6.29%) HTML
4 26 (5.84%) AngularJS
5 25 (5.62%) CSS
6 21 (4.72%) Elastic Stack
7 20 (4.49%) HTML5
7 20 (4.49%) Node.js
8 19 (4.27%) CSS3
9 18 (4.04%) ASP.NET
10 17 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (3.60%) Doctrine
11 16 (3.60%) React
12 12 (2.70%) XML
13 11 (2.47%) JSON
13 11 (2.47%) Kafka
13 11 (2.47%) OpenSocial
14 10 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (2.25%) REST
14 10 (2.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.66%) Public Cloud
2 22 (4.94%) Data Centre
3 14 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.92%) Cloud Native
5 9 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (1.80%) Clustering
6 8 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.35%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.90%) PKI
9 4 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.67%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.67%) NHS
10 3 (0.67%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.45%) Over-the-Top Content
12 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.22%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 124 (27.87%) Linux
2 60 (13.48%) Windows
3 53 (11.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (6.74%) CentOS
5 24 (5.39%) VMS
6 22 (4.94%) Windows Server
7 16 (3.60%) Unix
8 8 (1.80%) Solaris
9 5 (1.12%) AIX
10 4 (0.90%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.67%) Android
11 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.45%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.22%) HPUX
13 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (38.20%) DevOps
2 160 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (17.98%) Microservices
4 65 (14.61%) TDD
5 61 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (10.56%) Configuration Management
7 41 (9.21%) Open Source
8 40 (8.99%) Auto-Scaling
9 37 (8.31%) Test Automation
10 36 (8.09%) BDD
11 34 (7.64%) Migration
12 31 (6.97%) Unit Testing
13 26 (5.84%) MVC
14 25 (5.62%) Software Engineering
15 24 (5.39%) Scrum
16 23 (5.17%) Computer Science
16 23 (5.17%) IT Strategy
17 22 (4.94%) Non-Functional Testing
17 22 (4.94%) Pair Programming
17 22 (4.94%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 109 (24.49%) Python
2 78 (17.53%) JavaScript
3 69 (15.51%) Java
4 63 (14.16%) SQL
5 50 (11.24%) Bash Shell
6 48 (10.79%) PHP
7 39 (8.76%) PowerShell
8 26 (5.84%) C#
9 23 (5.17%) Ruby
10 21 (4.72%) Perl
11 17 (3.82%) PHP 7
12 16 (3.60%) Java 8
13 15 (3.37%) Go
14 11 (2.47%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.47%) T-SQL
15 10 (2.25%) R
16 7 (1.57%) Scala
17 6 (1.35%) C
18 5 (1.12%) TypeScript
19 3 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (8.09%) Security Cleared
2 35 (7.87%) SC Cleared
3 27 (6.07%) Degree
4 23 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.25%) AWS Certification
6 10 (2.25%) CCNP
7 8 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (1.57%) CCIE
9 6 (1.35%) MCSE
9 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.67%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.67%) CISSP
10 3 (0.67%) MCITP
10 3 (0.67%) MCSA
10 3 (0.67%) PhD
10 3 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.45%) CISM
11 2 (0.45%) SANS
11 2 (0.45%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.67%) QA
3 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.45%) PMO
3 2 (0.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.22%) GDPR
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 104 (23.37%) Docker
2 28 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (5.84%) Active Directory
4 11 (2.47%) Xen
5 3 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.67%) NFS
5 3 (0.67%) SRDF
5 3 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.45%) Firmware
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.45%) Varnish
6 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.45%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.22%) XenApp
7 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 103 (23.15%) Terraform
2 89 (20.00%) Puppet
3 65 (14.61%) Ansible
4 49 (11.01%) Kubernetes
5 46 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (6.97%) Grafana
7 24 (5.39%) Packer
8 23 (5.17%) Prometheus
9 20 (4.49%) Rancher
10 14 (3.15%) Salt
11 13 (2.92%) NetBackup
12 9 (2.02%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.90%) Graphite
13 4 (0.90%) SCCM
14 3 (0.67%) Consul
15 2 (0.45%) Data Guard
15 2 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
15 2 (0.45%) Kibana
15 2 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
15 2 (0.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 55 (12.36%) VMware
2 49 (11.01%) Microsoft
3 47 (10.56%) Google
4 39 (8.76%) Oracle
5 31 (6.97%) Cisco
6 23 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 22 (4.94%) NetApp
8 19 (4.27%) EMC
8 19 (4.27%) IBM
9 16 (3.60%) Zend
10 14 (3.15%) Atlassian
10 14 (3.15%) Black Duck
11 12 (2.70%) SaltStack
11 12 (2.70%) Splunk
12 11 (2.47%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.57%) Citrix
13 7 (1.57%) Veritas
14 5 (1.12%) Tableau
15 4 (0.90%) Cloudera
15 4 (0.90%) RedGate