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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 161 197 209
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +12
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.018% 0.047%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.21% 0.32% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £450 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £555
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £410 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.37% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Amazon S3
London

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
331 309 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.49% 5.63% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 228 170
Median daily rate £488 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.57 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (25.00%) Route 53
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) JBoss
5 2 (25.00%) Debian
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (25.00%) Route 53
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (12.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Fedora
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Packer
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com