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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 40 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.62% 1.11% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.70% 21.74% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £600 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
63 46 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.78% 5.12% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 16
Median daily rate £525 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 4 £600 -
Amazon S3
North West

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 11 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) DevOps
3 9 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (75.00%) Puppet
4 8 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (58.33%) Python
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) Perl
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (41.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
7 5 (41.67%) Docker
7 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
7 5 (41.67%) JSON
7 5 (41.67%) HTML
7 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 5 (41.67%) Scrum
8 4 (33.33%) VPN
8 4 (33.33%) YAML
8 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
8 4 (33.33%) High Availability
8 4 (33.33%) Hadoop

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Pig
2 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (41.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (16.67%) Route 53
7 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (16.67%) DataStage
3 2 (16.67%) HBase
3 2 (16.67%) Impala
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) OLAP
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (16.67%) Pentaho
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Hudson
3 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Java Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) boto
2 4 (33.33%) YAML
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) Kafka
4 2 (16.67%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) JAAS
5 1 (8.33%) Java SE
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Data Security
6 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) ETL
6 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
6 2 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Perl
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Go
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Puppet
2 8 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
4 3 (25.00%) Salt
5 2 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Ab Initio
2 2 (16.67%) Actian
2 2 (16.67%) Cloudera
2 2 (16.67%) Informatica
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) ParAccel
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Sybase
2 2 (16.67%) Teradata