The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 491 439 517
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +78
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 91 106 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.89% 8.98% 9.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 82 37
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£350 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1861 1181 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.55% 2.45% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1170 799 409
Average daily rate £425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 25 17
Average hourly rate £21.56 £19.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -25.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £14.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% -26.78%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Amazon S3 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Trend in England

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon S3 across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Histogram in England

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -18 38 £363 -3.33% 18
South East +5 16 £338 -38.63% 6
South West -21 14 £350 - 1
North West -3 12 £400 +3.22% 2
Yorkshire -20 8 £350 +44.32%
East of England - 2 £325 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
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Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 143 (87.20%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (85.37%) Amazon EC2
3 104 (63.41%) Web Services
4 87 (53.05%) DevOps
5 86 (52.44%) Linux
6 85 (51.83%) Puppet
7 66 (40.24%) Apache
7 66 (40.24%) MySQL
8 63 (38.41%) Red Hat
8 63 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (37.80%) Open Source
9 62 (37.80%) CentOS
10 56 (34.15%) Ruby
11 55 (33.54%) Amazon ELB
12 48 (29.27%) Opscode Chef
12 48 (29.27%) Amazon RDS
13 47 (28.66%) Configuration Management
14 46 (28.05%) LAMP
15 45 (27.44%) Tomcat
16 43 (26.22%) Python
17 42 (25.61%) Java
17 42 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
18 41 (25.00%) UNIX
18 41 (25.00%) Vagrant
19 39 (23.78%) Jenkins
20 38 (23.17%) Nagios
20 38 (23.17%) Scrum
21 37 (22.56%) TDD
22 36 (21.95%) Maven
22 36 (21.95%) PHP

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 66 (40.24%) Apache
2 45 (27.44%) Tomcat
3 32 (19.51%) nginx
4 8 (4.88%) Node.js
5 5 (3.05%) CMS
6 4 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.44%) Jetty
6 4 (2.44%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.22%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.22%) IIS
7 2 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.22%) Liferay
7 2 (1.22%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.22%) Confluence
7 2 (1.22%) Kentico
8 1 (0.61%) Mule
8 1 (0.61%) WordPress
8 1 (0.61%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Photoshop
1 10 (6.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 143 (87.20%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (85.37%) Amazon EC2
3 55 (33.54%) Amazon ELB
4 31 (18.90%) Route 53
5 20 (12.20%) SaaS
5 20 (12.20%) PaaS
6 15 (9.15%) Amazon SQS
7 12 (7.32%) Heroku
8 11 (6.71%) GitHub
9 10 (6.10%) CloudFront
10 8 (4.88%) ElastiCache
10 8 (4.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (1.22%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.80%) DNS
2 19 (11.59%) DHCP
3 18 (10.98%) Firewall
4 10 (6.10%) SSH
5 7 (4.27%) Internet
6 6 (3.66%) SSL
7 5 (3.05%) HTTP
8 3 (1.83%) VPN
8 3 (1.83%) Network Security
9 2 (1.22%) DAB
9 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.61%) SNMP
10 1 (0.61%) LDAP
10 1 (0.61%) SMTP
10 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (40.24%) MySQL
2 48 (29.27%) Amazon RDS
3 25 (15.24%) MongoDB
4 17 (10.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 15 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (7.93%) NoSQL
7 11 (6.71%) Big Data
8 5 (3.05%) Redis
8 5 (3.05%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.22%) RavenDB
11 2 (1.22%) SQL Server
11 2 (1.22%) SimpleDB
11 2 (1.22%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.22%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 39 (23.78%) Jenkins
2 36 (21.95%) Maven
3 30 (18.29%) Cucumber
4 23 (14.02%) Hudson
5 22 (13.41%) RSpec
6 12 (7.32%) Git (software)
7 11 (6.71%) Subversion
7 11 (6.71%) JUnit
8 10 (6.10%) Selenium
8 10 (6.10%) Mockito
8 10 (6.10%) Karma Test Runner
8 10 (6.10%) Sublime Text
9 9 (5.49%) JIRA
10 5 (3.05%) Ant
10 5 (3.05%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.05%) NUnit
10 5 (3.05%) CruiseControl
10 5 (3.05%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.83%) Grunt
12 2 (1.22%) Behat
General
1 4 (2.44%) Marketing
2 3 (1.83%) Retail
3 2 (1.22%) Billing
3 2 (1.22%) Music Industry
3 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (0.61%) Publishing
4 1 (0.61%) Games
4 1 (0.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (29.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (28.66%) Developer
3 12 (7.32%) Java Developer
4 9 (5.49%) Software Engineer
4 9 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (4.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (4.27%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (3.66%) Consultant
6 6 (3.66%) Web Engineer
6 6 (3.66%) Scala Developer
7 5 (3.05%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (3.05%) .NET Developer
7 5 (3.05%) C# Developer
7 5 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (3.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (3.05%) Ruby Developer
7 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (3.05%) Web Developer
8 4 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (1.83%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (63.41%) Web Services
2 46 (28.05%) LAMP
3 27 (16.46%) CSS
4 18 (10.98%) HTML
5 15 (9.15%) HTML5
6 14 (8.54%) JSON
7 13 (7.93%) .NET
7 13 (7.93%) Backbone.js
7 13 (7.93%) Ruby on Rails
7 13 (7.93%) RESTful
7 13 (7.93%) AngularJS
8 11 (6.71%) Spring
8 11 (6.71%) Ajax
9 10 (6.10%) Spring MVC
9 10 (6.10%) JPA
9 10 (6.10%) REST
10 9 (5.49%) Hibernate
11 7 (4.27%) WCF
11 7 (4.27%) ASP.NET
12 6 (3.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 62 (37.80%) Open Source
2 20 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.49%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.83%) Linked Data
4 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.22%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.22%) Streaming Video
5 2 (1.22%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.22%) iPhone
5 2 (1.22%) Video on Demand
5 2 (1.22%) Social Media
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) Online Games
6 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (52.44%) Linux
2 62 (37.80%) CentOS
3 41 (25.00%) UNIX
4 16 (9.76%) Windows
5 10 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.10%) Mac OS
6 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.22%) VMS
7 2 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.22%) Android
8 1 (0.61%) Debian
8 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.61%) Solaris
8 1 (0.61%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.61%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (53.05%) DevOps
2 63 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (28.66%) Configuration Management
4 42 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (23.17%) Scrum
6 37 (22.56%) TDD
7 29 (17.68%) Load Balancing
8 22 (13.41%) Software Engineering
9 21 (12.80%) MVC
10 17 (10.37%) Kanban
10 17 (10.37%) BDD
11 8 (4.88%) Release Management
12 7 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (3.66%) Test Automation
13 6 (3.66%) Web Development
14 5 (3.05%) E-Commerce
15 4 (2.44%) SOA
15 4 (2.44%) OO
15 4 (2.44%) Migration
15 4 (2.44%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (34.15%) Ruby
2 43 (26.22%) Python
3 42 (25.61%) Java
4 36 (21.95%) PHP
5 28 (17.07%) JavaScript
6 12 (7.32%) SQL
6 12 (7.32%) PowerShell
7 9 (5.49%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.49%) Perl
7 9 (5.49%) C#
8 5 (3.05%) Scala
9 4 (2.44%) Groovy
9 4 (2.44%) C++
10 3 (1.83%) PHP5
11 2 (1.22%) C
12 1 (0.61%) Clojure
12 1 (0.61%) VBA
12 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.61%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (3.66%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.05%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) RHCE
3 1 (0.61%) RHCT
3 1 (0.61%) LPIC
3 1 (0.61%) Degree
3 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.80%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.71%) vCloud
2 9 (5.49%) VirtualBox
3 6 (3.66%) Docker
4 5 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.83%) Varnish
6 2 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 85 (51.83%) Puppet
2 48 (29.27%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 38 (23.17%) Nagios
5 24 (14.63%) Cacti
6 4 (2.44%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.83%) Salt
8 2 (1.22%) Ansible
9 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 63 (38.41%) Red Hat
2 24 (14.63%) Percona
3 22 (13.41%) Oracle
4 20 (12.20%) RightScale
5 14 (8.54%) New Relic
6 11 (6.71%) Sun
6 11 (6.71%) VMware
7 10 (6.10%) EMC
8 2 (1.22%) Adobe
8 2 (1.22%) Tripwire
8 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.22%) Sencha
8 2 (1.22%) Tableau
8 2 (1.22%) Appcelerator
8 2 (1.22%) Sony
8 2 (1.22%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.61%) Facebook
9 1 (0.61%) Twitter
9 1 (0.61%) Remedy
9 1 (0.61%) Zend
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