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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 64 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.85% 0.65% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.51% 21.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Average daily rate £550 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £434 -
% change year-on-year
+0.86% -
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
41 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.37% 2.99% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 22
Average daily rate £400 £375 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -33.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £403 £697
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +30.62%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warrington - 5 £550 -
Chester - 2 £400 -
Amazon S3
North West

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (57.14%) DevOps
2 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 7 (50.00%) Route 53
4 6 (42.86%) Big Data
4 6 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (42.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) JSON
5 5 (35.71%) Amazon Glacier
6 4 (28.57%) Driving Licence
6 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (28.57%) Android Development
6 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
6 4 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) Puppet
6 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
6 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 4 (28.57%) Replication
6 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Android

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (50.00%) Route 53
4 6 (42.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (35.71%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (7.14%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Hudson
2 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Architect
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 4 (28.57%) Telematics
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Android
2 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Android Development
4 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 4 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Network Design
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) High Availability
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) EMC