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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 486 451 464
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +13
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 93 101 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.28% 8.49% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 91 66
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £243 £350
% change year-on-year
+44.32% -30.71%
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
1761 1189 737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.52% 2.45% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1109 831 457
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 25 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.70 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.21 £45.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-53.10% +39.42%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -7 39 £400 +14.28% 9
South East +13 19 £350 -17.64% 4
South West -16 16 £350 -
North West 0 8 £400 +3.22% 3
East of England - 5 £200 -
East Midlands - - - - 2
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Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 134 (85.90%) Amazon EC2
1 134 (85.90%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (57.69%) Web Services
3 86 (55.13%) Puppet
4 84 (53.85%) DevOps
5 82 (52.56%) Linux
6 66 (42.31%) Red Hat
7 63 (40.38%) CentOS
8 62 (39.74%) Apache
9 61 (39.10%) Open Source
9 61 (39.10%) Amazon ELB
10 59 (37.82%) MySQL
11 54 (34.62%) Ruby
12 46 (29.49%) Vagrant
12 46 (29.49%) Jenkins
12 46 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (29.49%) Configuration Management
13 45 (28.85%) Tomcat
14 44 (28.21%) Java
14 44 (28.21%) Amazon RDS
15 41 (26.28%) Opscode Chef
15 41 (26.28%) Maven
16 39 (25.00%) LAMP
17 38 (24.36%) Route 53
18 37 (23.72%) UNIX
19 36 (23.08%) Python
19 36 (23.08%) Scrum
20 33 (21.15%) Cucumber
21 32 (20.51%) Hudson
21 32 (20.51%) TDD

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 62 (39.74%) Apache
2 45 (28.85%) Tomcat
3 30 (19.23%) nginx
4 8 (5.13%) OpenStack
4 8 (5.13%) Jetty
4 8 (5.13%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.56%) Node.js
6 2 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.28%) Confluence
6 2 (1.28%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.64%) IIS
7 1 (0.64%) WordPress
7 1 (0.64%) Mule
7 1 (0.64%) Liferay
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (6.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 134 (85.90%) Amazon EC2
1 134 (85.90%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (39.10%) Amazon ELB
3 38 (24.36%) Route 53
4 22 (14.10%) SaaS
4 22 (14.10%) PaaS
5 14 (8.97%) Amazon SQS
6 12 (7.69%) Heroku
7 11 (7.05%) GitHub
8 10 (6.41%) CloudFront
9 8 (5.13%) ElastiCache
9 8 (5.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.28%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.67%) DNS
2 25 (16.03%) Firewall
3 24 (15.38%) DHCP
4 10 (6.41%) SSH
5 9 (5.77%) HTTP
6 6 (3.85%) Internet
7 5 (3.21%) Network Security
8 4 (2.56%) SSL
9 3 (1.92%) VPN
10 1 (0.64%) SMTP
10 1 (0.64%) SNMP
10 1 (0.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (37.82%) MySQL
2 44 (28.21%) Amazon RDS
3 19 (12.18%) MongoDB
4 16 (10.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 15 (9.62%) Big Data
6 14 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (7.05%) NoSQL
8 8 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.56%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.28%) Azkaban
11 2 (1.28%) Voldemort
11 2 (1.28%) Redis
12 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.64%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 46 (29.49%) Jenkins
2 41 (26.28%) Maven
3 33 (21.15%) Cucumber
4 32 (20.51%) Hudson
5 20 (12.82%) RSpec
6 13 (8.33%) JUnit
7 10 (6.41%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (6.41%) Sublime Text
8 9 (5.77%) Subversion
8 9 (5.77%) JIRA
9 8 (5.13%) Mockito
9 8 (5.13%) Selenium
10 5 (3.21%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.21%) NUnit
10 5 (3.21%) CruiseControl
10 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
10 5 (3.21%) MSBuild
11 4 (2.56%) Ant
12 3 (1.92%) PHPUnit
12 3 (1.92%) Behat
General
1 3 (1.92%) Marketing
1 3 (1.92%) Retail
2 2 (1.28%) Billing
2 2 (1.28%) Music Industry
3 1 (0.64%) Finance
3 1 (0.64%) Advertising
3 1 (0.64%) Publishing
3 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (30.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (26.28%) Developer
3 11 (7.05%) Java Developer
4 9 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (4.49%) Software Engineer
5 7 (4.49%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (4.49%) Web Engineer
5 7 (4.49%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (4.49%) Scala Developer
6 5 (3.21%) Consultant
6 5 (3.21%) .NET Developer
6 5 (3.21%) C# Developer
6 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (3.21%) Ruby Developer
6 5 (3.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (1.92%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (1.92%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (1.92%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (57.69%) Web Services
2 39 (25.00%) LAMP
3 25 (16.03%) CSS
4 17 (10.90%) HTML
5 13 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 13 (8.33%) Backbone.js
5 13 (8.33%) HTML5
5 13 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 13 (8.33%) RESTful
6 12 (7.69%) JSON
7 10 (6.41%) REST
7 10 (6.41%) .NET
8 9 (5.77%) Ajax
8 9 (5.77%) Spring
9 8 (5.13%) Spring MVC
9 8 (5.13%) JPA
9 8 (5.13%) Hibernate
9 8 (5.13%) Servlets
10 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (39.10%) Open Source
2 9 (5.77%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.92%) Linked Data
4 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.28%) Social Media
4 2 (1.28%) Video on Demand
4 2 (1.28%) Streaming Video
4 2 (1.28%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.28%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.64%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 82 (52.56%) Linux
2 63 (40.38%) CentOS
3 37 (23.72%) UNIX
4 12 (7.69%) Windows
5 10 (6.41%) Mac OS
6 8 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.28%) Solaris
8 2 (1.28%) VMS
9 1 (0.64%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.64%) Debian
9 1 (0.64%) Android
9 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.64%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (53.85%) DevOps
2 46 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
2 46 (29.49%) Configuration Management
3 36 (23.08%) Scrum
4 32 (20.51%) TDD
5 26 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 23 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 17 (10.90%) MVC
9 16 (10.26%) BDD
10 15 (9.62%) Kanban
11 8 (5.13%) Release Management
11 8 (5.13%) Performance Testing
11 8 (5.13%) JVM Tuning
12 6 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (3.21%) E-Commerce
14 4 (2.56%) Test Automation
14 4 (2.56%) Web Development
14 4 (2.56%) OO
15 3 (1.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (34.62%) Ruby
2 44 (28.21%) Java
3 36 (23.08%) Python
4 28 (17.95%) PHP
5 23 (14.74%) JavaScript
6 12 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 9 (5.77%) Perl
8 8 (5.13%) SQL
9 7 (4.49%) C#
10 6 (3.85%) Scala
11 4 (2.56%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.56%) Groovy
12 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.28%) PHP5
13 2 (1.28%) C++
13 2 (1.28%) C
14 1 (0.64%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (2.56%) BC Cleared
1 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.64%) RHCE
2 1 (0.64%) LPIC
2 1 (0.64%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.10%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.41%) vCloud
2 8 (5.13%) VirtualBox
3 6 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.21%) Docker
5 3 (1.92%) Xen
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.64%) Varnish
6 1 (0.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 86 (55.13%) Puppet
2 46 (29.49%) Vagrant
3 41 (26.28%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (20.51%) Nagios
5 20 (12.82%) Cacti
6 4 (2.56%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.92%) Ansible
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.64%) YUM
8 1 (0.64%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 66 (42.31%) Red Hat
2 28 (17.95%) RightScale
3 20 (12.82%) Percona
4 19 (12.18%) Oracle
5 12 (7.69%) New Relic
6 11 (7.05%) Sun
6 11 (7.05%) VMware
7 9 (5.77%) EMC
8 2 (1.28%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.28%) Tableau
8 2 (1.28%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.28%) Sony
8 2 (1.28%) Tripwire
8 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.64%) Remedy
9 1 (0.64%) Adobe
9 1 (0.64%) Zend
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: 280-320
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: Market Rate
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