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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 506 523 496
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 66 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.085% 0.045%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.24% 3.15% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 14
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
2035 1270 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.19% 2.69% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1305 785 501
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 25 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.51 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.25% -13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.70 £28.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
London +18 31 £450 +9.09% 24
North West -15 19 £400 - 7
South East -22 9 £425 +41.66% 11
South West -5 3 £400 -5.88%
Yorkshire - 2 £409 - 1
East of England - 2 - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 128 (85.91%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (78.52%) Amazon EC2
3 69 (46.31%) Puppet
4 63 (42.28%) Web Services
4 63 (42.28%) Linux
5 60 (40.27%) DevOps
6 56 (37.58%) Java
7 49 (32.89%) Opscode Chef
8 48 (32.21%) Ruby
9 46 (30.87%) CentOS
9 46 (30.87%) Python
10 41 (27.52%) Amazon ELB
11 40 (26.85%) Red Hat
12 38 (25.50%) Apache
12 38 (25.50%) Jenkins
13 36 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (22.82%) TDD
15 33 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (22.15%) Tomcat
15 33 (22.15%) Configuration Management
15 33 (22.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 32 (21.48%) MySQL
17 31 (20.81%) Amazon RDS
18 28 (18.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 28 (18.79%) Route 53
18 28 (18.79%) UNIX
19 27 (18.12%) Vagrant
20 26 (17.45%) nginx
20 26 (17.45%) Open Source
21 25 (16.78%) Bash Shell

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (25.50%) Apache
2 33 (22.15%) Tomcat
3 26 (17.45%) nginx
4 12 (8.05%) Apache Spark
5 8 (5.37%) Node.js
5 8 (5.37%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (4.03%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.03%) JBoss
6 6 (4.03%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.68%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.01%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.67%) Confluence
10 1 (0.67%) Lync
10 1 (0.67%) Drupal
10 1 (0.67%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 128 (85.91%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (78.52%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (27.52%) Amazon ELB
4 33 (22.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 28 (18.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 28 (18.79%) Route 53
6 23 (15.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (12.08%) Amazon SQS
8 15 (10.07%) Amazon EMR
9 13 (8.72%) ElastiCache
9 13 (8.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 9 (6.04%) Heroku
11 8 (5.37%) PaaS
12 6 (4.03%) SaaS
12 6 (4.03%) Amazon Glacier
13 5 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (3.36%) CloudFront
13 5 (3.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
15 2 (1.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.11%) Firewall
2 17 (11.41%) Internet
3 13 (8.72%) DNS
4 10 (6.71%) Network Security
5 8 (5.37%) DHCP
5 8 (5.37%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.70%) SSL
7 5 (3.36%) VPN
7 5 (3.36%) HTTP
7 5 (3.36%) DSL
8 4 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.34%) SSH
9 2 (1.34%) LDAP
10 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.67%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.48%) MySQL
2 31 (20.81%) Amazon RDS
3 20 (13.42%) MongoDB
4 18 (12.08%) Hadoop
5 17 (11.41%) NoSQL
6 14 (9.40%) Big Data
7 12 (8.05%) Redis
8 7 (4.70%) SQL Server
9 6 (4.03%) Hazelcast
10 4 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.68%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (2.01%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.01%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.01%) SimpleDB
11 3 (2.01%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.67%) OLAP
13 1 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 38 (25.50%) Jenkins
2 22 (14.77%) Maven
3 18 (12.08%) Cucumber
4 15 (10.07%) Git (software)
5 14 (9.40%) JUnit
5 14 (9.40%) Hudson
6 13 (8.72%) RSpec
7 9 (6.04%) Selenium
8 7 (4.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (4.70%) Mockito
9 4 (2.68%) Subversion
10 2 (1.34%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.34%) Gradle
10 2 (1.34%) Grunt
11 1 (0.67%) JIRA
11 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (8.72%) Finance
2 11 (7.38%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.71%) Marketing
4 5 (3.36%) Banking
5 4 (2.68%) Electronics
5 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.68%) Advertising
6 3 (2.01%) Publishing
7 2 (1.34%) Retail
8 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (36.91%) Developer
2 29 (19.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (16.11%) Java Developer
4 15 (10.07%) Architect
5 10 (6.71%) Consultant
5 10 (6.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 9 (6.04%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (4.70%) Operations Engineer
7 7 (4.70%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.03%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.03%) AWS Consultant
8 6 (4.03%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (3.36%) Linux Support
9 5 (3.36%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.36%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.36%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (2.68%) Technical Manager
10 4 (2.68%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (42.28%) Web Services
2 25 (16.78%) HTML
2 25 (16.78%) RESTful
3 23 (15.44%) JSON
3 23 (15.44%) CSS
3 23 (15.44%) Spring
4 22 (14.77%) HTML5
5 16 (10.74%) AngularJS
6 14 (9.40%) REST
7 13 (8.72%) Ruby on Rails
7 13 (8.72%) LAMP
7 13 (8.72%) XML
8 11 (7.38%) Hibernate
9 9 (6.04%) JPA
9 9 (6.04%) Apache Avro
10 8 (5.37%) Ajax
11 7 (4.70%) Spring MVC
11 7 (4.70%) Apache Camel
12 6 (4.03%) libvirt
12 6 (4.03%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.45%) Open Source
2 16 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.40%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.05%) Mobile App
5 10 (6.71%) Statistics
6 5 (3.36%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.36%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (2.68%) Clustering
7 4 (2.68%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.68%) DTV
8 3 (2.01%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.01%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.01%) User Experience
9 2 (1.34%) Replication
10 1 (0.67%) Xbox
10 1 (0.67%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.67%) PKI
10 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 63 (42.28%) Linux
2 46 (30.87%) CentOS
3 28 (18.79%) UNIX
4 20 (13.42%) Windows
5 14 (9.40%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.70%) Android
6 7 (4.70%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.01%) Debian
9 2 (1.34%) Fedora
9 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.67%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.67%) SUSE
10 1 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.27%) DevOps
2 36 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (22.82%) TDD
4 33 (22.15%) Configuration Management
4 33 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (16.78%) Load Balancing
6 24 (16.11%) Auto-Scaling
7 20 (13.42%) BDD
8 16 (10.74%) Scrum
9 14 (9.40%) Web Development
9 14 (9.40%) E-Commerce
9 14 (9.40%) Kanban
10 13 (8.72%) MapReduce
10 13 (8.72%) MVC
11 12 (8.05%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.05%) Test Automation
12 11 (7.38%) Migration
13 8 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (4.70%) Software Architecture
15 6 (4.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.58%) Java
2 48 (32.21%) Ruby
3 46 (30.87%) Python
4 25 (16.78%) Bash Shell
5 23 (15.44%) PHP
6 20 (13.42%) SQL
7 19 (12.75%) JavaScript
8 14 (9.40%) Perl
9 7 (4.70%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.36%) Golang
11 4 (2.68%) C++
12 3 (2.01%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.01%) Scala
13 2 (1.34%) Clojure
13 2 (1.34%) C#
14 1 (0.67%) C
14 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.67%) R
14 1 (0.67%) PHP5
14 1 (0.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.08%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.40%) Docker
2 7 (4.70%) VirtualBox
2 7 (4.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.03%) Postfix
3 6 (4.03%) Sendmail
3 6 (4.03%) Xen
4 2 (1.34%) vSphere
5 1 (0.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 69 (46.31%) Puppet
2 49 (32.89%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (18.12%) Vagrant
4 14 (9.40%) Nagios
5 13 (8.72%) Cacti
6 10 (6.71%) Salt
7 5 (3.36%) HAProxy
8 4 (2.68%) Ansible
9 3 (2.01%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.34%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.67%) OpenView
11 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.67%) SELinux
11 1 (0.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 40 (26.85%) Red Hat
2 22 (14.77%) Oracle
3 15 (10.07%) Percona
4 9 (6.04%) VMware
4 9 (6.04%) RightScale
5 6 (4.03%) Akamai
5 6 (4.03%) SAP
5 6 (4.03%) Cisco
6 4 (2.68%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.68%) HP
6 4 (2.68%) Veeam
7 3 (2.01%) Citrix
8 2 (1.34%) Teradata
8 2 (1.34%) hybris
8 2 (1.34%) Brocade
8 2 (1.34%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.34%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.67%) Vertica
9 1 (0.67%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.67%) Cloudera
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