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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 524 511 464
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -47
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 55 55 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.10% 3.21% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 30 52
Average daily rate
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£411 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £324 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £453 £325
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 England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2624 1711 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.19% 3.45% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1679 1097 691
Average daily rate £418 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £238
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 86 28 22
Average hourly rate £27.32 £16.25 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.09% -15.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £8.81 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £28.40 £51.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £16.02
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -15.70%

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 4 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 4 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 -26 24 £400 +3.22% 3
London +4 19 £419 +4.68% 19
South East -7 6 £418 +39.16%
Yorkshire - 4 £414 - 6
South West +6 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 4 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.

1 137 (96.48%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (77.46%) Amazon EC2
3 60 (42.25%) Web Services
4 59 (41.55%) Linux
5 56 (39.44%) Puppet
6 54 (38.03%) DevOps
7 52 (36.62%) Java
8 44 (30.99%) Python
8 44 (30.99%) Ruby
9 41 (28.87%) Opscode Chef
10 38 (26.76%) TDD
11 37 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (25.35%) Jenkins
13 35 (24.65%) CentOS
14 34 (23.94%) Red Hat
14 34 (23.94%) Apache
15 33 (23.24%) Amazon ELB
15 33 (23.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 32 (22.54%) HTML
17 31 (21.83%) Amazon RDS
18 30 (21.13%) Tomcat
19 29 (20.42%) MySQL
19 29 (20.42%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (19.72%) HTML5
20 28 (19.72%) JSON
20 28 (19.72%) Configuration Management
21 27 (19.01%) RESTful
22 26 (18.31%) Windows
23 25 (17.61%) CSS
24 24 (16.90%) UNIX

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 34 (23.94%) Apache
2 30 (21.13%) Tomcat
3 24 (16.90%) nginx
4 12 (8.45%) Apache Spark
5 11 (7.75%) WebSphere
6 10 (7.04%) WebLogic
6 10 (7.04%) JBoss
7 8 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (4.23%) MS Exchange
9 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.82%) IIS
9 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.82%) Confluence
10 3 (2.11%) Node.js
11 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.41%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.70%) Lync
12 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.70%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 137 (96.48%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (77.46%) Amazon EC2
3 33 (23.24%) Amazon ELB
3 33 (23.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 23 (16.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 22 (15.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 22 (15.49%) Route 53
6 21 (14.79%) Amazon SQS
7 14 (9.86%) Amazon EMR
8 13 (9.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 12 (8.45%) Heroku
10 7 (4.93%) PaaS
11 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (4.23%) Amazon Glacier
12 5 (3.52%) CloudFront
12 5 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (3.52%) SaaS
13 4 (2.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (1.41%) AWS CloudTrail
14 2 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.08%) Firewall
2 17 (11.97%) Internet
3 10 (7.04%) DNS
4 6 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.23%) Network Security
5 5 (3.52%) VPN
5 5 (3.52%) DHCP
5 5 (3.52%) HTTP
6 4 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.11%) SSL
7 3 (2.11%) DSL
8 2 (1.41%) LDAP
8 2 (1.41%) SSH
9 1 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.70%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.83%) Amazon RDS
2 29 (20.42%) MySQL
3 16 (11.27%) MongoDB
4 14 (9.86%) Hadoop
4 14 (9.86%) Big Data
5 13 (9.15%) NoSQL
6 9 (6.34%) Redis
7 7 (4.93%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.23%) Hazelcast
9 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.82%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (2.11%) Couchbase
10 3 (2.11%) SimpleDB
10 3 (2.11%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.70%) Azkaban
12 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (25.35%) Jenkins
2 19 (13.38%) Git (software)
3 18 (12.68%) Maven
3 18 (12.68%) Cucumber
4 17 (11.97%) JUnit
5 15 (10.56%) Hudson
6 10 (7.04%) RSpec
7 9 (6.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (6.34%) Selenium
8 6 (4.23%) Mockito
8 6 (4.23%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.82%) Subversion
9 4 (2.82%) JIRA
10 3 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.41%) Grunt
11 2 (1.41%) Gerrit
11 2 (1.41%) Gradle
General
1 11 (7.75%) Finance
2 10 (7.04%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.04%) Marketing
3 6 (4.23%) Banking
4 4 (2.82%) Electronics
4 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.11%) Advertising
6 2 (1.41%) Publishing
6 2 (1.41%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (35.21%) Developer
2 31 (21.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (14.79%) Java Developer
4 15 (10.56%) Architect
5 12 (8.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 11 (7.75%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Consultant
8 6 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) AWS Consultant
9 5 (3.52%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Linux Support
9 5 (3.52%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.52%) Support Engineer
10 4 (2.82%) Technical Manager
10 4 (2.82%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (2.82%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (42.25%) Web Services
2 32 (22.54%) HTML
3 28 (19.72%) HTML5
3 28 (19.72%) JSON
4 27 (19.01%) RESTful
5 25 (17.61%) CSS
6 23 (16.20%) Spring
7 18 (12.68%) AngularJS
8 17 (11.97%) XML
9 16 (11.27%) REST
10 15 (10.56%) Ruby on Rails
11 11 (7.75%) LAMP
12 10 (7.04%) EJB
13 9 (6.34%) Apache Avro
14 8 (5.63%) Hibernate
14 8 (5.63%) JPA
15 7 (4.93%) Apache Camel
15 7 (4.93%) Ajax
16 6 (4.23%) Spring MVC
16 6 (4.23%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.49%) Open Source
2 16 (11.27%) Computer Science
3 14 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.15%) Statistics
5 12 (8.45%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.52%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.52%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.52%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (3.52%) PKI
7 4 (2.82%) DTV
7 4 (2.82%) Clustering
8 3 (2.11%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.41%) User Experience
9 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.70%) Xbox
10 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 59 (41.55%) Linux
2 35 (24.65%) CentOS
3 26 (18.31%) Windows
4 24 (16.90%) UNIX
5 13 (9.15%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.63%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.93%) Android
8 5 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.41%) Debian
10 2 (1.41%) Fedora
10 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.70%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.03%) DevOps
2 38 (26.76%) TDD
3 37 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (20.42%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (19.72%) Configuration Management
6 20 (14.08%) BDD
6 20 (14.08%) Load Balancing
7 17 (11.97%) Auto-Scaling
8 16 (11.27%) E-Commerce
8 16 (11.27%) Software Engineering
9 15 (10.56%) Scrum
10 14 (9.86%) Web Development
11 13 (9.15%) MVC
12 12 (8.45%) Kanban
12 12 (8.45%) MapReduce
13 10 (7.04%) Migration
13 10 (7.04%) Test Automation
14 9 (6.34%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (4.93%) Software Architecture
15 7 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (36.62%) Java
2 44 (30.99%) Python
2 44 (30.99%) Ruby
3 20 (14.08%) PHP
3 20 (14.08%) Bash Shell
4 17 (11.97%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.45%) Perl
5 12 (8.45%) SQL
6 5 (3.52%) Go
6 5 (3.52%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.11%) Scala
9 2 (1.41%) C#
9 2 (1.41%) Clojure
10 1 (0.70%) R
10 1 (0.70%) Groovy
10 1 (0.70%) PHP5
10 1 (0.70%) C++
10 1 (0.70%) C
10 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.68%) Degree
2 4 (2.82%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.45%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (9.15%) Docker
2 8 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.93%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.23%) Xen
4 6 (4.23%) Postfix
4 6 (4.23%) Sendmail
4 6 (4.23%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.70%) Varnish
6 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 56 (39.44%) Puppet
2 41 (28.87%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (15.49%) Vagrant
4 12 (8.45%) Nagios
5 11 (7.75%) Cacti
6 10 (7.04%) Salt
7 6 (4.23%) Ansible
8 4 (2.82%) HAProxy
9 3 (2.11%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.41%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.70%) Graphite
11 1 (0.70%) SELinux
11 1 (0.70%) SCCM
11 1 (0.70%) OpenView
11 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 34 (23.94%) Red Hat
2 23 (16.20%) Oracle
3 12 (8.45%) Percona
4 10 (7.04%) VMware
5 6 (4.23%) Cisco
5 6 (4.23%) SAP
5 6 (4.23%) Akamai
6 4 (2.82%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.82%) Citrix
6 4 (2.82%) hybris
6 4 (2.82%) Veeam
6 4 (2.82%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.11%) RightScale
7 3 (2.11%) New Relic
7 3 (2.11%) HP
8 2 (1.41%) Teradata
8 2 (1.41%) Brocade
8 2 (1.41%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.41%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.70%) Vertica
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