The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 472 470 482
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 85 80 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.06% 7.16% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 73 65
Average daily rate
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£365 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1681 1117 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.40% 2.40% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 770 420
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 £250 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 5
Average hourly rate £16.63 £31.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.37% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £13.71 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £50.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +137.03%
Amazon S3
UK

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 July 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 28 July 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 +15 43 £400 +18.51% 14
South East -17 14 £358 -15.88% 4
South West -17 14 £350 -
North West - 6 £425 - 3
East of England - 5 £200 - 2
Amazon S3
UK

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 114 (85.07%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (84.33%) Amazon EC2
3 77 (57.46%) Puppet
4 73 (54.48%) Linux
4 73 (54.48%) DevOps
5 71 (52.99%) Web Services
6 57 (42.54%) Apache
7 56 (41.79%) Red Hat
8 55 (41.04%) CentOS
9 53 (39.55%) Open Source
10 52 (38.81%) Amazon ELB
11 50 (37.31%) MySQL
12 46 (34.33%) Ruby
13 40 (29.85%) Amazon RDS
13 40 (29.85%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (29.85%) Tomcat
13 40 (29.85%) Configuration Management
14 39 (29.10%) Jenkins
14 39 (29.10%) Vagrant
15 36 (26.87%) Java
16 33 (24.63%) Maven
16 33 (24.63%) Route 53
17 32 (23.88%) LAMP
17 32 (23.88%) Scrum
17 32 (23.88%) UNIX
18 31 (23.13%) Opscode Chef
19 30 (22.39%) Python
20 29 (21.64%) Hudson
21 28 (20.90%) Nagios
22 27 (20.15%) Cucumber

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 57 (42.54%) Apache
2 40 (29.85%) Tomcat
3 25 (18.66%) nginx
4 7 (5.22%) WebSphere
4 7 (5.22%) Jetty
4 7 (5.22%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.73%) Node.js
6 2 (1.49%) Confluence
7 1 (0.75%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.75%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.75%) Mule
7 1 (0.75%) WordPress
7 1 (0.75%) Liferay
7 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Photoshop
1 8 (5.97%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 114 (85.07%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (84.33%) Amazon EC2
3 52 (38.81%) Amazon ELB
4 33 (24.63%) Route 53
5 17 (12.69%) SaaS
5 17 (12.69%) PaaS
6 13 (9.70%) Amazon SQS
7 9 (6.72%) Heroku
7 9 (6.72%) GitHub
7 9 (6.72%) ElastiCache
8 7 (5.22%) CloudFront
9 3 (2.24%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.66%) DNS
1 25 (18.66%) Firewall
2 23 (17.16%) DHCP
3 8 (5.97%) HTTP
3 8 (5.97%) SSH
4 5 (3.73%) Network Security
4 5 (3.73%) Internet
5 4 (2.99%) SSL
6 3 (2.24%) VPN
7 2 (1.49%) SMTP
8 1 (0.75%) LDAP
8 1 (0.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (37.31%) MySQL
2 40 (29.85%) Amazon RDS
3 17 (12.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 16 (11.94%) MongoDB
5 13 (9.70%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (9.70%) Big Data
6 11 (8.21%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.24%) Redis
9 3 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.75%) Voldemort
11 1 (0.75%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.75%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.75%) SimpleDB
11 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 39 (29.10%) Jenkins
2 33 (24.63%) Maven
3 29 (21.64%) Hudson
4 27 (20.15%) Cucumber
5 17 (12.69%) RSpec
6 9 (6.72%) JIRA
6 9 (6.72%) Subversion
6 9 (6.72%) JUnit
7 8 (5.97%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (5.97%) Sublime Text
8 5 (3.73%) Eclipse
8 5 (3.73%) NUnit
8 5 (3.73%) CruiseControl
8 5 (3.73%) Selenium
8 5 (3.73%) MSBuild
8 5 (3.73%) Git (software)
8 5 (3.73%) Mockito
9 3 (2.24%) Behat
9 3 (2.24%) PHPUnit
9 3 (2.24%) Grunt
General
1 3 (2.24%) Marketing
2 2 (1.49%) Music Industry
2 2 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (0.75%) Billing
3 1 (0.75%) Finance
3 1 (0.75%) Advertising
3 1 (0.75%) Publishing
3 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (31.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (27.61%) Developer
3 8 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (5.97%) Java Developer
4 7 (5.22%) Web Engineer
5 6 (4.48%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (4.48%) Scala Developer
5 6 (4.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (3.73%) .NET Developer
6 5 (3.73%) C# Developer
6 5 (3.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (3.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (2.99%) PHP Developer
7 4 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (2.99%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (2.99%) Software Engineer
8 3 (2.24%) Consultant
8 3 (2.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (52.99%) Web Services
2 32 (23.88%) LAMP
3 20 (14.93%) CSS
4 15 (11.19%) HTML
5 12 (8.96%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (8.21%) HTML5
6 11 (8.21%) Backbone.js
6 11 (8.21%) AngularJS
7 9 (6.72%) REST
7 9 (6.72%) RESTful
7 9 (6.72%) JSON
8 7 (5.22%) .NET
8 7 (5.22%) Servlets
9 6 (4.48%) Spring
9 6 (4.48%) Ajax
10 5 (3.73%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.73%) Spring MVC
10 5 (3.73%) WCF
10 5 (3.73%) Symfony
10 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (39.55%) Open Source
2 7 (5.22%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.24%) Linked Data
4 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.49%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Online Games
5 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.75%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.75%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 73 (54.48%) Linux
2 55 (41.04%) CentOS
3 32 (23.88%) UNIX
4 9 (6.72%) Windows
5 8 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.97%) Mac OS
6 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.49%) Solaris
8 1 (0.75%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.75%) Android
8 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.75%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (54.48%) DevOps
2 40 (29.85%) Configuration Management
2 40 (29.85%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (23.88%) Scrum
4 24 (17.91%) TDD
5 23 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (15.67%) Load Balancing
7 17 (12.69%) Software Engineering
8 14 (10.45%) MVC
8 14 (10.45%) Kanban
9 10 (7.46%) BDD
10 8 (5.97%) Release Management
11 7 (5.22%) Performance Testing
11 7 (5.22%) JVM Tuning
12 4 (2.99%) Test Automation
12 4 (2.99%) OO
12 4 (2.99%) E-Commerce
12 4 (2.99%) Web Development
13 3 (2.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (2.24%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.33%) Ruby
2 36 (26.87%) Java
3 30 (22.39%) Python
4 24 (17.91%) PHP
5 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
6 10 (7.46%) Perl
7 9 (6.72%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.97%) SQL
9 6 (4.48%) C#
10 5 (3.73%) Scala
11 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.99%) Groovy
12 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.49%) PHP5
14 1 (0.75%) C
14 1 (0.75%) AWK
14 1 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.24%) BC Cleared
1 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.72%) vCloud
2 7 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.73%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.24%) Xen
5 2 (1.49%) KVM
5 2 (1.49%) Docker
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.75%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 77 (57.46%) Puppet
2 39 (29.10%) Vagrant
3 31 (23.13%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (20.90%) Nagios
5 15 (11.19%) Cacti
6 5 (3.73%) Ansible
7 4 (2.99%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.75%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.75%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.75%) Salt
8 1 (0.75%) YUM
Vendors
1 56 (41.79%) Red Hat
2 26 (19.40%) RightScale
3 15 (11.19%) Percona
4 13 (9.70%) New Relic
4 13 (9.70%) Oracle
5 11 (8.21%) Sun
5 11 (8.21%) VMware
6 8 (5.97%) EMC
7 3 (2.24%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.49%) Tableau
8 2 (1.49%) Sony
8 2 (1.49%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.49%) Tripwire
8 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.75%) Remedy
9 1 (0.75%) Zend
9 1 (0.75%) Cisco
9 1 (0.75%) Adobe
9 1 (0.75%) F5
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