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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 148 175 205
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +30
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 5 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.25% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.39% 4.94% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 1
Average daily rate £469 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
209 263 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.64% 5.12% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 198 102
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £29.64 £17.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.98% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (33.33%) JBoss
6 2 (22.22%) Apache
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon Glacier

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) Drupal
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (11.11%) Force.com
5 1 (11.11%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Apex Code
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Packer
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Splunk