Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 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 AWS CloudFormation
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 182 210
Rank change year-on-year +6 +28 -
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 27 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.14% 0.035%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.23% 1.57% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% -2.27% -
10th Percentile £400 £345 £525
90th Percentile £593 £575 £575
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £75.00 - -

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 837 382 500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.66% 9.01% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 241 371
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% -3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £313
90th Percentile £575 £588 £606
England median daily rate £479 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +3.51% +2.78% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +12.96% -
10th Percentile £13.90 £10.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.65 £35.75 £43.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% -15.56%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 July 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 -4 21 £500 -6.98% 4
South Yorkshire - 6 £495 - 2
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 AWS CloudFormation.

1 25 (92.59%) Puppet
2 17 (62.96%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (55.56%) Linux
4 14 (51.85%) Python
4 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (48.15%) Terraform
6 12 (44.44%) Ansible
7 11 (40.74%) Docker
7 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (40.74%) Big Data
7 11 (40.74%) Hadoop
7 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (37.04%) DevOps
8 10 (37.04%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (33.33%) Firewall
10 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
10 8 (29.63%) VMware
10 8 (29.63%) PHP
10 8 (29.63%) MySQL
10 8 (29.63%) CA
10 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
10 8 (29.63%) BC Cleared
10 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
10 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
11 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
11 7 (25.93%) JavaScript

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 14 (51.85%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (14.81%) Confluence
2 4 (14.81%) nginx
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Pig
3 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.41%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 17 (62.96%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (22.22%) Amazon S3
3 6 (22.22%) CloudFront
4 4 (14.81%) Slack
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.70%) Serverless
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) HTTP
3 3 (11.11%) NAS
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (7.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Big Data
1 11 (40.74%) Hadoop
2 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
2 8 (29.63%) MySQL
3 6 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 3 (11.11%) HBase
5 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) JIRA
3 4 (14.81%) SonarQube
4 3 (11.11%) CircleCI
4 3 (11.11%) PHPUnit
4 3 (11.11%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) PHP Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) jQuery
1 6 (22.22%) RESTful
2 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (11.11%) LAMP
2 3 (11.11%) Symfony
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel
3 2 (7.41%) JSP
3 2 (7.41%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) Play Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.70%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (14.81%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Public Cloud
3 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Native
4 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) DevOps
3 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (22.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 6 (22.22%) Microservices
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
6 3 (11.11%) API Integration
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.11%) High Availability
6 3 (11.11%) Machine Learning
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Python
2 8 (29.63%) PHP
2 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 4 (14.81%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) BC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Docker
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (92.59%) Puppet
2 13 (48.15%) Terraform
3 12 (44.44%) Ansible
4 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (22.22%) CA Single Sign-On
6 5 (18.52%) Salt
7 1 (3.70%) Kibana
7 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
7 1 (3.70%) logstash
7 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) CA
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) SaltStack
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle