Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 81 90
Rank change year-on-year +52 +9 +62
Contract jobs citing Amazon AWS 290 120 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.02% 2.76% 2.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.51% 29.41% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 91 108
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £332 £263 £350
90th Percentile £550 £575 £638
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% +135.71% -50.00%

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 753 408 407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.62% 9.39% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 268 289
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £305 £263 £307
90th Percentile £575 £575 £606
England median daily rate £480 £458 £450
% change year-on-year +4.92% +1.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.25 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +145.61% +3.26% -
10th Percentile £13.05 £10.50 £10.03
90th Percentile £41.15 £28.50 £72.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.96 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.49% -7.51% -8.89%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +48 234 £425 -15.00% 71
South Yorkshire +15 48 £475 +35.71% 10
North Yorkshire -4 7 £320 -36.00% 20
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 122 (42.07%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (38.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 112 (38.62%) DevOps
3 100 (34.48%) Java
4 90 (31.03%) Jenkins
5 84 (28.97%) Docker
6 83 (28.62%) Git (software)
7 81 (27.93%) Puppet
8 78 (26.90%) JavaScript
9 76 (26.21%) Linux
10 74 (25.52%) Python
11 72 (24.83%) Ansible
12 66 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
13 58 (20.00%) TDD
14 57 (19.66%) Web Services
15 54 (18.62%) Bash Shell
16 53 (18.28%) Opscode Chef
16 53 (18.28%) Microservices
16 53 (18.28%) Ruby
17 42 (14.48%) IaaS
18 40 (13.79%) Configuration Management
19 38 (13.10%) PHP
19 38 (13.10%) VMware
20 37 (12.76%) Software Engineering
20 37 (12.76%) SQL
21 36 (12.41%) MySQL
21 36 (12.41%) Node.js
22 34 (11.72%) Microsoft
22 34 (11.72%) SaaS
22 34 (11.72%) Test Automation

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 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 16 (5.52%) Apache
3 14 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (4.48%) nginx
5 12 (4.14%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.10%) Apache Spark
6 9 (3.10%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.76%) IIS
8 7 (2.41%) Apache Pig
9 6 (2.07%) Jetty
9 6 (2.07%) Mongrel
9 6 (2.07%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (1.72%) CloudStack
10 5 (1.72%) Confluence
11 3 (1.03%) CMS
11 3 (1.03%) SAS
11 3 (1.03%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 112 (38.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (14.48%) IaaS
3 34 (11.72%) SaaS
4 33 (11.38%) PaaS
5 30 (10.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (5.17%) Amazon S3
7 14 (4.83%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (4.14%) Serverless
9 11 (3.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 11 (3.79%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (2.41%) CloudFront
12 7 (2.41%) GitHub
13 6 (2.07%) Google App Engine
14 5 (1.72%) Office 365
15 4 (1.38%) npm
16 3 (1.03%) Loggly
16 3 (1.03%) OpenShift
16 3 (1.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.17%) HTTP
2 11 (3.79%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.10%) DNS
4 7 (2.41%) SSL
5 6 (2.07%) DHCP
5 6 (2.07%) FTP
5 6 (2.07%) IPsec
6 5 (1.72%) Firewall
6 5 (1.72%) SAN
7 4 (1.38%) NAS
8 3 (1.03%) Internet
9 2 (0.69%) LAN
9 2 (0.69%) SMS
9 2 (0.69%) VPN
9 2 (0.69%) WAN
10 1 (0.34%) Network Security
10 1 (0.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.41%) MySQL
2 33 (11.38%) SQL Server
3 30 (10.34%) NoSQL
4 22 (7.59%) Big Data
5 19 (6.55%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.48%) Apache Hive
7 12 (4.14%) Hadoop
7 12 (4.14%) Redis
7 12 (4.14%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.76%) QlikView
9 7 (2.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.07%) Amazon Aurora
10 6 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.07%) HBase
11 5 (1.72%) Pentaho
11 5 (1.72%) SAP BW
12 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.03%) Adabas
13 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 90 (31.03%) Jenkins
2 83 (28.62%) Git (software)
3 28 (9.66%) Sonatype Nexus
4 18 (6.21%) Maven
4 18 (6.21%) SonarQube
4 18 (6.21%) TeamCity
5 17 (5.86%) Subversion
6 14 (4.83%) Mercurial
7 11 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (3.79%) Travis CI
8 10 (3.45%) JIRA
9 8 (2.76%) Bitbucket
9 8 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (2.41%) IBM UrbanCode
11 6 (2.07%) CircleCI
12 5 (1.72%) Gerrit
12 5 (1.72%) JUnit
12 5 (1.72%) Vagrant
13 4 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (6.55%) Retail
2 15 (5.17%) Finance
3 8 (2.76%) Games
4 5 (1.72%) Banking
4 5 (1.72%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Billing
6 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.34%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (23.45%) Developer
2 62 (21.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 41 (14.14%) AWS Engineer
4 35 (12.07%) Architect
5 27 (9.31%) Java Developer
6 25 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 23 (7.93%) AWS DevOps
8 22 (7.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 19 (6.55%) Java Engineer
10 16 (5.52%) Java Software Engineer
11 15 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
11 15 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (4.83%) Senior DevOps
13 12 (4.14%) Analyst
13 12 (4.14%) Cloud Architect
13 12 (4.14%) Linux Engineer
13 12 (4.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 11 (3.79%) AWS Architect
14 11 (3.79%) AWS Software Engineer
14 11 (3.79%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (19.66%) Web Services
2 36 (12.41%) Node.js
3 34 (11.72%) RESTful
4 31 (10.69%) .NET
5 30 (10.34%) Spring
6 27 (9.31%) AngularJS
7 24 (8.28%) CSS
7 24 (8.28%) HTML
8 19 (6.55%) J2EE
9 18 (6.21%) REST
10 17 (5.86%) Hibernate
11 15 (5.17%) HTML5
12 14 (4.83%) .NET Framework
12 14 (4.83%) CSS3
13 13 (4.48%) jQuery
13 13 (4.48%) Spring Boot
14 12 (4.14%) JSON
14 12 (4.14%) Kafka
14 12 (4.14%) RabbitMQ
15 11 (3.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.59%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.83%) iPad
4 12 (4.14%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.79%) NHS
6 8 (2.76%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.41%) Clustering
8 6 (2.07%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.07%) Private Cloud
8 6 (2.07%) User Experience
9 5 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.72%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.72%) Online Games
10 4 (1.38%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.38%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.03%) AS400
12 2 (0.69%) Blog
13 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 76 (26.21%) Linux
2 23 (7.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (6.55%) Windows
4 14 (4.83%) CentOS
5 12 (4.14%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.45%) Android
6 10 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 9 (3.10%) Unix
8 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.03%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.69%) AIX
10 2 (0.69%) Debian
10 2 (0.69%) HPUX
10 2 (0.69%) Solaris
10 2 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (42.07%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (38.62%) DevOps
3 66 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (20.00%) TDD
5 53 (18.28%) Microservices
6 40 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 37 (12.76%) Software Engineering
8 34 (11.72%) Test Automation
9 30 (10.34%) Scrum
10 27 (9.31%) BDD
11 25 (8.62%) OO
12 21 (7.24%) E-Commerce
12 21 (7.24%) Kanban
13 18 (6.21%) Open Source
14 16 (5.52%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (5.52%) Web Operations
15 14 (4.83%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 14 (4.83%) ETL
16 12 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 100 (34.48%) Java
2 78 (26.90%) JavaScript
3 74 (25.52%) Python
4 54 (18.62%) Bash Shell
5 53 (18.28%) Ruby
6 38 (13.10%) PHP
7 37 (12.76%) SQL
8 28 (9.66%) C#
9 21 (7.24%) Java 8
10 17 (5.86%) Groovy
11 12 (4.14%) Shell Script
12 11 (3.79%) Go
13 8 (2.76%) C++
13 8 (2.76%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.41%) Scala
15 3 (1.03%) Perl
15 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.03%) R
16 2 (0.69%) Natural
17 1 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (2.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.38%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (1.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (1.03%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.03%) CCSP
4 3 (1.03%) CISM
4 3 (1.03%) CISSP
4 3 (1.03%) GIAC
4 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.69%) CCNA
6 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.83%) GCP
2 8 (2.76%) SLA
3 7 (2.41%) PMO
4 6 (2.07%) GDPR
4 6 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.34%) PSD2
System Software
1 84 (28.97%) Docker
2 20 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.79%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (2.76%) vSphere
4 8 (2.76%) Xen
5 5 (1.72%) KVM
6 4 (1.38%) Apache Flume
6 4 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.69%) Varnish
8 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 81 (27.93%) Puppet
2 72 (24.83%) Ansible
3 53 (18.28%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (11.72%) Terraform
5 32 (11.03%) Kubernetes
6 13 (4.48%) Rancher
7 12 (4.14%) Grafana
7 12 (4.14%) Prometheus
8 10 (3.45%) Salt
9 8 (2.76%) Mesos
10 7 (2.41%) Marathon
11 5 (1.72%) Graphite
12 4 (1.38%) Nagios
13 3 (1.03%) Consul
13 3 (1.03%) Graylog
13 3 (1.03%) Packer
13 3 (1.03%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.69%) Cobbler
14 2 (0.69%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 38 (13.10%) VMware
2 34 (11.72%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.97%) Google
3 26 (8.97%) Splunk
4 24 (8.28%) Oracle
5 19 (6.55%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.79%) Brocade
6 11 (3.79%) Xamarin
7 8 (2.76%) SaltStack
7 8 (2.76%) Tableau
8 7 (2.41%) F5
9 6 (2.07%) Cisco
9 6 (2.07%) Citrix
10 5 (1.72%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.72%) New Relic
10 5 (1.72%) SAP
11 3 (1.03%) EMC
11 3 (1.03%) MuleSoft
11 3 (1.03%) NetApp
11 3 (1.03%) Rackspace