Period
to 17 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 142 178
Rank change year-on-year -11 +36 +39
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 26 53 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.63% 1.07% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.42% 6.23% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 47 5
Yorkshire median daily rate £465 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.43% -2.33% -2.27%
10th Percentile £396 £413 £385
90th Percentile £575 £638 £575
England median daily rate £550 £530 £500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £75.00 -
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

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 1,075 851 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.09% 17.20% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 582 259
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% -6.52%
10th Percentile £250 £310 £268
90th Percentile £588 £575 £590
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.77 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.84% +1.54% +29.63%
10th Percentile £10.77 £13.78 £10.50
90th Percentile £34.10 £37.18 £35.00
England median hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +16.88% -8.33% +7.09%

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 +5 21 £465 -15.45% 3
South Yorkshire -15 3 £456 -8.75%
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 (96.15%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (76.92%) DevOps
3 14 (53.85%) Terraform
3 14 (53.85%) Java
4 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (38.46%) Kubernetes
5 10 (38.46%) Docker
6 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 6 (23.08%) Serverless
7 6 (23.08%) Consul
7 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) JIRA
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (19.23%) Python
8 5 (19.23%) Puppet
8 5 (19.23%) TypeScript
8 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
8 5 (19.23%) Ansible
8 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure as Code
9 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (15.38%) Packer
9 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
9 4 (15.38%) Confluence
9 4 (15.38%) Node.js
9 4 (15.38%) Linux

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 4 (15.38%) Confluence
1 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (15.38%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 25 (96.15%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (38.46%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (23.08%) Serverless
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (7.69%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (3.85%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (3.85%) BrowserStack
7 1 (3.85%) IaaS
7 1 (3.85%) PaaS
7 1 (3.85%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 6 (23.08%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.69%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (7.69%) JUnit
4 2 (7.69%) Maven
4 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.69%) TestNG
4 2 (7.69%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Developer
3 7 (26.92%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (26.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) AWS Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Lambda Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Node.js
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.85%) Angular 2
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) Kafka
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Mesosphere
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) DevOps
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure as Code
3 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
4 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Coaching
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) DevSecOps
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) TypeScript
3 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Go
5 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) Terraform
2 10 (38.46%) Kubernetes
3 6 (23.08%) Consul
3 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (19.23%) Ansible
4 5 (19.23%) Puppet
5 4 (15.38%) Packer
6 2 (7.69%) Automic
6 2 (7.69%) Prometheus
7 1 (3.85%) Rancher
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.69%) BMC
2 2 (7.69%) MuleSoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Sonatype
2 2 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) VMware