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 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 527 500 460
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -40
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 56 66 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.02% 3.57% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 34 61
Average daily rate
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£415 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £328 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +45.45%
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 England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2774 1847 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.54% 3.75% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1806 1189 701
Average daily rate £415 £402 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.36% +18.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 33 32
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £8.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.70 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -54.12%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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
North West -16 23 £425 +7.93% 7
London +8 20 £381 -4.68% 8
Yorkshire -12 6 £415 - 3
South East -13 5 £410 +36.66% 1
South West +7 1 £400 -5.88%
East of England - 1 - - 2
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Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

1 130 (97.01%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (76.87%) Amazon EC2
3 64 (47.76%) Web Services
4 57 (42.54%) DevOps
5 56 (41.79%) Puppet
6 50 (37.31%) Linux
7 44 (32.84%) Opscode Chef
8 41 (30.60%) Java
9 37 (27.61%) Python
9 37 (27.61%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (27.61%) TDD
10 36 (26.87%) Jenkins
11 35 (26.12%) Amazon ELB
11 35 (26.12%) Apache
11 35 (26.12%) MySQL
12 34 (25.37%) Red Hat
12 34 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (25.37%) Ruby
12 34 (25.37%) CentOS
12 34 (25.37%) Amazon RDS
13 32 (23.88%) Configuration Management
14 29 (21.64%) HTML
14 29 (21.64%) Tomcat
14 29 (21.64%) Route 53
15 28 (20.90%) Oracle
15 28 (20.90%) JSON
16 27 (20.15%) Git (software)
16 27 (20.15%) Windows
17 26 (19.40%) UNIX
17 26 (19.40%) nginx

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 35 (26.12%) Apache
2 29 (21.64%) Tomcat
3 26 (19.40%) nginx
4 11 (8.21%) WebSphere
5 10 (7.46%) WebLogic
5 10 (7.46%) JBoss
6 8 (5.97%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.48%) MS Exchange
8 5 (3.73%) Node.js
9 4 (2.99%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.99%) IIS
9 4 (2.99%) Confluence
9 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.99%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.49%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.75%) Lync
11 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.75%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 130 (97.01%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (76.87%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (26.12%) Amazon ELB
4 29 (21.64%) Route 53
5 23 (17.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 22 (16.42%) Amazon SQS
7 21 (15.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 19 (14.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (11.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 9 (6.72%) Heroku
11 8 (5.97%) Amazon Glacier
12 7 (5.22%) PaaS
13 6 (4.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (4.48%) Amazon EMR
14 5 (3.73%) CloudFront
14 5 (3.73%) SaaS
14 5 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
15 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
16 2 (1.49%) AWS CloudTrail
16 2 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.18%) Internet
1 19 (14.18%) Firewall
2 11 (8.21%) DNS
3 8 (5.97%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (4.48%) DHCP
5 5 (3.73%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.73%) VPN
6 4 (2.99%) HTTP
6 4 (2.99%) Network Security
7 2 (1.49%) LDAP
7 2 (1.49%) SSH
8 1 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.75%) DSL
8 1 (0.75%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.12%) MySQL
2 34 (25.37%) Amazon RDS
3 21 (15.67%) MongoDB
4 16 (11.94%) NoSQL
5 14 (10.45%) Redis
6 8 (5.97%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.97%) Big Data
7 7 (5.22%) Couchbase
7 7 (5.22%) SimpleDB
7 7 (5.22%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.48%) SQL Server
9 5 (3.73%) Hazelcast
9 5 (3.73%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.75%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.75%) Azkaban
11 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (26.87%) Jenkins
2 27 (20.15%) Git (software)
3 20 (14.93%) Hudson
4 16 (11.94%) JUnit
5 15 (11.19%) Cucumber
6 12 (8.96%) Maven
7 10 (7.46%) Selenium
8 9 (6.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (4.48%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.48%) RSpec
10 5 (3.73%) Mockito
11 4 (2.99%) Subversion
11 4 (2.99%) JIRA
12 3 (2.24%) Gradle
12 3 (2.24%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (1.49%) Grunt
13 2 (1.49%) Gerrit
General
1 14 (10.45%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.21%) Finance
3 9 (6.72%) Marketing
4 4 (2.99%) Electronics
4 4 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Advertising
5 2 (1.49%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (29.10%) Developer
2 35 (26.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (11.94%) Software Engineer
3 16 (11.94%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.45%) Architect
5 13 (9.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (6.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 9 (6.72%) Consultant
7 7 (5.22%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.73%) AWS Consultant
9 5 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Linux Support
9 5 (3.73%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.73%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (47.76%) Web Services
2 29 (21.64%) HTML
3 28 (20.90%) JSON
4 24 (17.91%) HTML5
5 22 (16.42%) RESTful
5 22 (16.42%) Spring
6 20 (14.93%) CSS
7 18 (13.43%) XML
8 16 (11.94%) REST
9 14 (10.45%) AngularJS
10 12 (8.96%) LAMP
11 11 (8.21%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (7.46%) EJB
13 8 (5.97%) Hibernate
13 8 (5.97%) jQuery
14 7 (5.22%) Apache Camel
14 7 (5.22%) Ajax
14 7 (5.22%) POSIX
15 6 (4.48%) JPA
15 6 (4.48%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.19%) Mobile App
3 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.46%) Statistics
5 5 (3.73%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.73%) User Experience
5 5 (3.73%) PKI
5 5 (3.73%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (3.73%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.99%) DTV
6 4 (2.99%) Clustering
7 3 (2.24%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.49%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.75%) Xbox
9 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 50 (37.31%) Linux
2 34 (25.37%) CentOS
3 27 (20.15%) Windows
4 26 (19.40%) UNIX
5 11 (8.21%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.97%) Apple iOS
7 7 (5.22%) Android
8 5 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.49%) Fedora
10 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.75%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.75%) SUSE
11 1 (0.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.54%) DevOps
2 37 (27.61%) Continuous Integration
2 37 (27.61%) TDD
3 34 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (23.88%) Configuration Management
5 22 (16.42%) Software Engineering
6 19 (14.18%) Open Source
6 19 (14.18%) BDD
7 18 (13.43%) Auto-Scaling
7 18 (13.43%) Load Balancing
8 16 (11.94%) E-Commerce
9 14 (10.45%) Kanban
10 13 (9.70%) Scrum
11 12 (8.96%) MVC
11 12 (8.96%) Test Automation
11 12 (8.96%) Web Development
12 10 (7.46%) Migration
13 9 (6.72%) Mobile Application Development
13 9 (6.72%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (6.72%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.60%) Java
2 37 (27.61%) Python
3 34 (25.37%) Ruby
4 21 (15.67%) PHP
5 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
6 18 (13.43%) Bash Shell
7 15 (11.19%) SQL
8 13 (9.70%) Perl
9 5 (3.73%) Go
10 4 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.24%) Clojure
11 3 (2.24%) Scala
12 2 (1.49%) C#
12 2 (1.49%) Groovy
13 1 (0.75%) R
13 1 (0.75%) PHP5
13 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.75%) C++
13 1 (0.75%) C
13 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.43%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.19%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (9.70%) Docker
2 8 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.22%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.48%) Postfix
4 6 (4.48%) Sendmail
4 6 (4.48%) Xen
5 4 (2.99%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.49%) vSphere
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.75%) Varnish
7 1 (0.75%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 56 (41.79%) Puppet
2 44 (32.84%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (18.66%) Vagrant
4 14 (10.45%) Salt
5 10 (7.46%) Ansible
6 9 (6.72%) Cacti
6 9 (6.72%) Nagios
7 8 (5.97%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.24%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.49%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.75%) SELinux
10 1 (0.75%) Kibana
10 1 (0.75%) SCCM
10 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.75%) MOM
10 1 (0.75%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (25.37%) Red Hat
2 28 (20.90%) Oracle
3 10 (7.46%) Percona
4 9 (6.72%) VMware
5 8 (5.97%) hybris
6 6 (4.48%) Cisco
6 6 (4.48%) Akamai
7 5 (3.73%) SAP
8 4 (2.99%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.99%) Citrix
8 4 (2.99%) Veeam
8 4 (2.99%) Zend
8 4 (2.99%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.24%) RightScale
9 3 (2.24%) New Relic
9 3 (2.24%) HP
10 2 (1.49%) Brocade
10 2 (1.49%) ForgeRock
10 2 (1.49%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.75%) Tableau
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