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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 191 211 199
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.048% 0.064%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.68% 1.40% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate
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£575 £575 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +142.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +40.90%
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
296 215 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.41% 3.46% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 163 103
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.57 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 - £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.31 - £26.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £17.52
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -20.06%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (87.50%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (56.25%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) Apache
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 7 (43.75%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (43.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (37.50%) Apache Spark
6 6 (37.50%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (37.50%) Big Data
6 6 (37.50%) MapReduce
6 6 (37.50%) Software Architecture
7 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (31.25%) Akamai
7 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
7 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (31.25%) Android
7 5 (31.25%) Analytics
7 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
7 5 (31.25%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (25.00%) Apache Avro
8 4 (25.00%) Marketing
8 4 (25.00%) Python
9 3 (18.75%) Maven
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) DevOps
10 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
3 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (87.50%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (43.75%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (43.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (12.50%) Route 53
7 1 (6.25%) SaaS
7 1 (6.25%) PaaS
7 1 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (37.50%) Big Data
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Redis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) Gerrit
3 1 (6.25%) Gradle
3 1 (6.25%) Grunt
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Integration Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Apache Avro
2 2 (12.50%) Lucene
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) Memcached
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Android
1 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Software Architecture
2 6 (37.50%) MapReduce
3 5 (31.25%) Analytics
3 5 (31.25%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) SEO
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Akamai
2 2 (12.50%) Teradata
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat