Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 17 December 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 AWS CloudFormation
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 200 222
Rank change year-on-year +26 +22 -39
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 13 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.057% 0.032%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.15% 0.65% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% - -
England median daily rate £525 £510 £475
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

AWS CloudFormation 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 606 461 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.69% 8.82% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 325 214
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £207 £271 £302
90th Percentile £600 £588 £562
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% +29.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.00 £10.40
90th Percentile £30.60 £127.50 £21.60
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +5.56%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in Yorkshire

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS CloudFormation in Yorkshire

AWS CloudFormation
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 AWS CloudFormation within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 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 +18 6 £500 -20.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 5 £500 -
South Yorkshire +18 2 - - 1
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 AWS CloudFormation.

1 11 (84.62%) Bash Shell
1 11 (84.62%) Microservices
1 11 (84.62%) Terraform
2 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 9 (69.23%) Ansible
2 9 (69.23%) Puppet
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
3 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (61.54%) Docker
4 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
4 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
4 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (46.15%) Confluence
5 6 (46.15%) JIRA
5 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
5 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 6 (46.15%) nginx
5 6 (46.15%) Clustering
5 6 (46.15%) HTTP
5 6 (46.15%) Perl
5 6 (46.15%) Coaching
5 6 (46.15%) SonarQube
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) Public Cloud
5 6 (46.15%) Static Code Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) User Stories

AWS CloudFormation
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 6 (46.15%) Confluence
1 6 (46.15%) nginx
2 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (46.15%) Slack
3 4 (30.77%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (46.15%) JIRA
2 6 (46.15%) SonarQube
3 5 (38.46%) TeamCity
4 3 (23.08%) JMeter
4 3 (23.08%) RSpec
5 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
5 2 (15.38%) JHipster
5 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Senior DevOps
1 6 (46.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) MongoDB Developer
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Core
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) Angular 2
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (15.38%) Dropwizard
4 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 2 (15.38%) Play Framework
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
5 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (7.69%) JAX-RS
5 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
1 6 (46.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Fedora
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Microservices
2 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
2 9 (69.23%) DevOps
3 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
5 6 (46.15%) Coaching
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
5 6 (46.15%) Static Code Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) User Stories
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Benchmarking
7 3 (23.08%) Load Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Planning Poker
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
8 2 (15.38%) BDD
8 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (15.38%) MVC
8 2 (15.38%) OO
8 2 (15.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Bash Shell
2 9 (69.23%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) Perl
4 5 (38.46%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) Groovy
6 2 (15.38%) Kotlin
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Terraform
2 9 (69.23%) Ansible
2 9 (69.23%) Puppet
3 3 (23.08%) Kibana
3 3 (23.08%) logstash
3 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (15.38%) Grafana
4 2 (15.38%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Splunk