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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 58 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 0.10% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.38% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £453 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.31% +13.12%
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
21 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.72% 3.67% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 7
Average daily rate £400 £565 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.20% +15.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £697 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +18 8 £413 -
Wilmslow - - - -
Amazon S3
North West

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (82.35%) Puppet
2 14 (82.35%) Route 53
2 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon ELB
2 14 (82.35%) Vagrant
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat
2 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (82.35%) CentOS
3 13 (76.47%) DevOps
4 12 (70.59%) RightScale
4 12 (70.59%) QA
4 12 (70.59%) Configuration Management
5 10 (58.82%) Hudson
6 8 (47.06%) Open Source
6 8 (47.06%) SaaS
6 8 (47.06%) PaaS
6 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (47.06%) Firewall
6 8 (47.06%) DNS
6 8 (47.06%) DHCP
6 8 (47.06%) Maven
7 5 (29.41%) Ruby
8 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
9 3 (17.65%) HTML5
9 3 (17.65%) Heroku
9 3 (17.65%) TDD
9 3 (17.65%) HTML

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.76%) Jetty
1 2 (11.76%) nginx
1 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (82.35%) Route 53
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (47.06%) SaaS
3 8 (47.06%) PaaS
4 3 (17.65%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) DHCP
1 8 (47.06%) DNS
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
2 10 (58.82%) Hudson
3 8 (47.06%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.76%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (17.65%) RESTful
1 3 (17.65%) HTML5
1 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Open Source
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Statistics
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (76.47%) DevOps
3 12 (70.59%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) JVM Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) Puppet
1 14 (82.35%) Vagrant
2 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Red Hat
2 12 (70.59%) RightScale