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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 170 203 206
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +3
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.092% 0.034%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.06% 1.50% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £550 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
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
470 334 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.58% 6.14% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 261 168
Median daily rate £500 £439 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.89% +3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £272 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.23 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +14.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%

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 27 August 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 11 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Ruby
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Ansible
4 5 (41.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (33.33%) Route 53
6 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (25.00%) Docker
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (25.00%) Terraform
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) Subversion
7 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (16.67%) Release 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) ejabberd
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (41.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (33.33%) Route 53
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (16.67%) CloudFront
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (16.67%) Redis
3 1 (8.33%) BigQuery
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (16.67%) Hudson
5 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (8.33%) RSpec
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Erlang Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Erlang Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Architect
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) REST
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) EJB
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) CentOS
2 2 (16.67%) Debian
2 2 (16.67%) Fedora
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Content Enrichment
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Erlang
5 1 (8.33%) Groovy
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Ansible
3 3 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Google