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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 498 563 538
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -25
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 124 55 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.79% 2.01% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 39 27
Average daily rate £475 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £385 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £502 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £481 £410 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.37% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon S3
UK

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
4451 2743 1791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.69% 5.33% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3074 1767 1158
Average daily rate £460 £423 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 96 28
Average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £16.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +58.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.85 £8.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.86 £40.00 £28.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +34 74 £475 +5.55% 20
North West -8 24 £494 +19.69% 1
Yorkshire +8 11 £450 +8.76% 2
East of England +16 6 £488 - 5
South West +11 5 £400 - 1
South East -18 2 £500 +19.76% 6
West Midlands - 2 £413 -
Amazon S3
UK

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 188 (89.52%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (57.62%) Amazon EC2
3 90 (42.86%) Linux
3 90 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (41.43%) DevOps
5 86 (40.95%) Java
6 80 (38.10%) Amazon RDS
7 77 (36.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 72 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (30.48%) Jenkins
10 63 (30.00%) Web Services
10 63 (30.00%) Python
11 49 (23.33%) SQL
12 47 (22.38%) Amazon SQS
13 45 (21.43%) Git (software)
14 41 (19.52%) Docker
14 41 (19.52%) Windows
15 40 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
15 40 (19.05%) Puppet
16 37 (17.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 36 (17.14%) CloudFront
17 36 (17.14%) MongoDB
17 36 (17.14%) Route 53
18 35 (16.67%) MySQL
19 34 (16.19%) Bash Shell
20 33 (15.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 33 (15.71%) Ruby
21 32 (15.24%) Finance
21 32 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
21 32 (15.24%) Amazon DynamoDB

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 25 (11.90%) Node.js
1 25 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 24 (11.43%) JBoss
3 17 (8.10%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (8.10%) IIS
4 9 (4.29%) Apache
5 6 (2.86%) Confluence
6 5 (2.38%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.38%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.38%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.90%) nginx
7 4 (1.90%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.95%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.95%) CMS
8 2 (0.95%) DNN
8 2 (0.95%) Drupal
8 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.33%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.48%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 188 (89.52%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (57.62%) Amazon EC2
3 77 (36.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 47 (22.38%) Amazon SQS
5 37 (17.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 36 (17.14%) CloudFront
6 36 (17.14%) Route 53
7 33 (15.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 32 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
9 28 (13.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 28 (13.33%) Amazon ELB
10 20 (9.52%) Amazon Glacier
11 19 (9.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 19 (9.05%) Amazon Kinesis
11 19 (9.05%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (5.24%) IaaS
13 10 (4.76%) GitHub
14 9 (4.29%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (3.33%) AWS OpsWorks
15 7 (3.33%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.81%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (3.81%) LAN
2 7 (3.33%) DNS
3 6 (2.86%) HTTP
3 6 (2.86%) LDAP
3 6 (2.86%) SSL
3 6 (2.86%) WAN
4 5 (2.38%) Firewall
4 5 (2.38%) SAN
5 4 (1.90%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.90%) Internet
5 4 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.90%) VPN
6 2 (0.95%) VLAN
7 1 (0.48%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.48%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.48%) NAS
7 1 (0.48%) Network Security
7 1 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (38.10%) Amazon RDS
2 36 (17.14%) MongoDB
3 35 (16.67%) MySQL
4 32 (15.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 23 (10.95%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (10.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 20 (9.52%) Redis
9 16 (7.62%) NoSQL
10 13 (6.19%) SQL Server
11 11 (5.24%) Star Schema
12 10 (4.76%) Big Data
13 9 (4.29%) MarkLogic
14 8 (3.81%) Hadoop
14 8 (3.81%) Neo4j
15 7 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (3.33%) Relational Database
16 6 (2.86%) SimpleDB
17 5 (2.38%) Apache Hive
18 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 64 (30.48%) Jenkins
2 45 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 23 (10.95%) TeamCity
4 19 (9.05%) Maven
5 18 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (7.62%) Selenium
6 16 (7.62%) Vagrant
7 13 (6.19%) JUnit
8 11 (5.24%) ERwin
8 11 (5.24%) JIRA
8 11 (5.24%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (5.24%) Talend Open Studio
9 10 (4.76%) Cucumber
9 10 (4.76%) Grunt
9 10 (4.76%) Subversion
10 7 (3.33%) Jasmine
10 7 (3.33%) Mocha
10 7 (3.33%) Travis CI
11 6 (2.86%) Mockito
11 6 (2.86%) RSpec
General
1 32 (15.24%) Finance
2 9 (4.29%) Banking
3 8 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.90%) Marketing
6 3 (1.43%) Retail
7 2 (0.95%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (26.67%) Developer
2 45 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 34 (16.19%) AWS Engineer
4 31 (14.76%) Architect
5 23 (10.95%) Administrator
6 22 (10.48%) Cloud Engineer
7 19 (9.05%) Senior Developer
8 18 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (7.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 15 (7.14%) Java Developer
10 15 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 15 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
11 14 (6.67%) AWS Administrator
12 12 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
12 12 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
13 11 (5.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 9 (4.29%) AWS Architect
14 9 (4.29%) ETL Developer
14 9 (4.29%) Senior ETL Developer
15 8 (3.81%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (30.00%) Web Services
2 21 (10.00%) .NET
2 21 (10.00%) HTML
3 19 (9.05%) CSS
4 16 (7.62%) HTML5
5 13 (6.19%) REST
6 12 (5.71%) J2EE
6 12 (5.71%) LAMP
7 10 (4.76%) D3.js
7 10 (4.76%) RESTful
8 9 (4.29%) CSS3
9 8 (3.81%) ELK Stack
9 8 (3.81%) JSON
10 7 (3.33%) RequireJS
10 7 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (2.86%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.86%) Apache Flex
11 6 (2.86%) Flash
11 6 (2.86%) WebSockets
11 6 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.19%) Visualisation
2 12 (5.71%) Data Integration
2 12 (5.71%) User Experience
3 11 (5.24%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.29%) PKI
5 8 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.86%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.86%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.90%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.90%) MPEG
9 3 (1.43%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.43%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.43%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.43%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.43%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 90 (42.86%) Linux
2 41 (19.52%) Windows
3 21 (10.00%) Unix
4 19 (9.05%) Debian
5 11 (5.24%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.29%) Android
7 8 (3.81%) CentOS
8 7 (3.33%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.90%) AIX
10 4 (1.90%) Solaris
11 3 (1.43%) HPUX
11 3 (1.43%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.95%) Fedora
12 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (41.43%) DevOps
3 72 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (13.81%) SOA
5 26 (12.38%) TDD
6 22 (10.48%) Migration
7 19 (9.05%) BDD
7 19 (9.05%) Continuous Delivery
7 19 (9.05%) Scrum
8 18 (8.57%) Auto-Scaling
9 17 (8.10%) Data Modelling
9 17 (8.10%) ETL
10 16 (7.62%) OO
10 16 (7.62%) Software Engineering
11 15 (7.14%) Analytics
12 13 (6.19%) Configuration Management
13 12 (5.71%) Test Automation
14 11 (5.24%) Automated Testing
14 11 (5.24%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.24%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 86 (40.95%) Java
2 63 (30.00%) Python
3 49 (23.33%) SQL
4 34 (16.19%) Bash Shell
5 33 (15.71%) Ruby
6 24 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 16 (7.62%) PHP
8 11 (5.24%) C#
8 11 (5.24%) Go
9 8 (3.81%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.86%) Perl
11 5 (2.38%) C++
11 5 (2.38%) Scala
12 4 (1.90%) Clojure
12 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.90%) R
13 3 (1.43%) C
13 3 (1.43%) F#
13 3 (1.43%) Groovy
14 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (4.29%) Degree
2 5 (2.38%) AWS Certification
2 5 (2.38%) PhD
3 4 (1.90%) CCNA
3 4 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.10%) QA
2 16 (7.62%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (19.52%) Docker
2 8 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.90%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.43%) Varnish
6 2 (0.95%) iptables
6 2 (0.95%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.95%) XenApp
7 1 (0.48%) HDFS
7 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.48%) KVM
7 1 (0.48%) NFS
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.48%) Postfix
7 1 (0.48%) qmail
7 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.48%) vSphere
7 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
1 40 (19.05%) Puppet
2 25 (11.90%) Ansible
3 19 (9.05%) Packer
4 11 (5.24%) logstash
5 7 (3.33%) Kibana
6 5 (2.38%) Kubernetes
7 4 (1.90%) Piwik
8 3 (1.43%) SCOM
8 3 (1.43%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.95%) Bacula
9 2 (0.95%) Graphite
9 2 (0.95%) Mesos
9 2 (0.95%) SCCM
10 1 (0.48%) cPanel
10 1 (0.48%) Grafana
10 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (11.43%) Oracle
2 17 (8.10%) VMware
3 13 (6.19%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.24%) Citrix
4 11 (5.24%) Talend
5 8 (3.81%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 7 (3.33%) Concur
6 7 (3.33%) Infor
6 7 (3.33%) SAP
6 7 (3.33%) Tableau
7 6 (2.86%) Adobe
7 6 (2.86%) NetApp
7 6 (2.86%) New Relic
8 5 (2.38%) Google
9 4 (1.90%) EMC
10 3 (1.43%) SaltStack
10 3 (1.43%) Splunk
10 3 (1.43%) Sun
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Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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JWResource
Rate: From £500 to £575 per day 6 months minimum
Posted: 5 days ago
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JWResource
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day 6 months minimum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Client Server
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago