The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 190 201 198
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.030% 0.033%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.42% 1.52% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £375 £440
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 - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
181 132 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.26% 1.99% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 94 70
Average daily rate £450 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £281 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.75 - -
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 the City of London

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

Amazon S3 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon S3 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Apache
3 6 (60.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (40.00%) Big Data
5 4 (40.00%) Apache Avro
5 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
6 3 (30.00%) Marketing
6 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Perl
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) SAP
7 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Teradata
7 2 (20.00%) SEO
7 2 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) Lucene
7 2 (20.00%) Spring
7 2 (20.00%) Maven

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (10.00%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (20.00%) ElastiCache
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (10.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Redis
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Grunt
2 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Avro
2 2 (20.00%) Lucene
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Memcached
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) Teradata
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe