The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 50 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 21 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.27% 1.02% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.81% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£463 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £365 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.69% +32.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon S3
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
64 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.91% 3.07% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 8 1
Average daily rate £450 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.81% -52.34%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon S3 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon S3 across the Cheshire region.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon S3 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -3 8 £425 +9.67% 2
Macclesfield - 6 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £500 -
Amazon S3
North West

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon S3.

1 36 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 36 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (63.89%) Puppet
2 23 (63.89%) Amazon ELB
3 20 (55.56%) Route 53
4 19 (52.78%) Jenkins
4 19 (52.78%) DevOps
5 16 (44.44%) Vagrant
5 16 (44.44%) Hudson
5 16 (44.44%) CentOS
5 16 (44.44%) Red Hat
6 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (30.56%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (30.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 10 (27.78%) Ruby
9 9 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (25.00%) Statistics
9 9 (25.00%) TDD
9 9 (25.00%) Maven
9 9 (25.00%) HTML
9 9 (25.00%) CSS
9 9 (25.00%) QA
9 9 (25.00%) RESTful
9 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (25.00%) Open Source
9 9 (25.00%) HTML5
9 9 (25.00%) Heroku
9 9 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
10 8 (22.22%) Degree
10 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon S3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.78%) Jetty
1 1 (2.78%) nginx
1 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 36 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 36 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (63.89%) Amazon ELB
3 20 (55.56%) Route 53
4 11 (30.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 9 (25.00%) Heroku
6 7 (19.44%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (19.44%) Amazon EMR
6 7 (19.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (19.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (19.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (13.89%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (11.11%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (8.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (5.56%) SaaS
10 2 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) DHCP
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
3 4 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) Jenkins
2 16 (44.44%) Hudson
3 9 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 4 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) AWS Architect
8 1 (2.78%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) HTML
1 9 (25.00%) CSS
1 9 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 9 (25.00%) RESTful
1 9 (25.00%) HTML5
1 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (11.11%) JSON
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) Servlets
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Statistics
2 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Telematics
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) CentOS
2 8 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) DevOps
2 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (25.00%) Open Source
3 9 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 9 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Android Development
7 1 (2.78%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.78%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) JVM Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Ruby
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (63.89%) Puppet
2 16 (44.44%) Vagrant
3 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.33%) RightScale