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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 524 490 450
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -40
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 66 96 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.10% 4.36% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 56 93
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £243
% change year-on-year
- +44.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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
3140 2200 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.92% 4.35% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2103 1394 992
Average daily rate £425 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 44 28
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £90.00 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £17.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+38.23% -44.71%

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 September 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 September 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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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 30 £425 +6.25% 13
North West -26 15 £388 -3.12% 5
South East -31 12 £463 +32.14%
North East - 4 £563 -
East of England +2 1 £350 +75.00% 1
South West -19 1 - -
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Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 122 (96.06%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (77.17%) Amazon EC2
3 67 (52.76%) DevOps
4 60 (47.24%) Puppet
5 50 (39.37%) Linux
5 50 (39.37%) Opscode Chef
6 48 (37.80%) Web Services
7 47 (37.01%) Amazon ELB
8 37 (29.13%) Amazon RDS
9 35 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (26.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 33 (25.98%) TDD
11 33 (25.98%) Amazon SQS
11 33 (25.98%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (24.41%) Jenkins
12 31 (24.41%) Configuration Management
13 30 (23.62%) MySQL
14 29 (22.83%) Java
14 29 (22.83%) Route 53
14 29 (22.83%) CentOS
15 28 (22.05%) Tomcat
16 27 (21.26%) Red Hat
16 27 (21.26%) AWS CloudFormation
17 26 (20.47%) Apache
18 25 (19.69%) Git (software)
18 25 (19.69%) Vagrant
19 24 (18.90%) HTML
20 23 (18.11%) Scrum
21 22 (17.32%) QA
22 20 (15.75%) Hudson

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (22.05%) Tomcat
2 26 (20.47%) Apache
3 12 (9.45%) nginx
4 9 (7.09%) WebSphere
5 8 (6.30%) WebLogic
5 8 (6.30%) IIS
5 8 (6.30%) JBoss
5 8 (6.30%) Node.js
6 6 (4.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (3.15%) Confluence
8 3 (2.36%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.57%) Drupal
10 1 (0.79%) Jetty
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.79%) CMS
10 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.79%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.79%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Office
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) AWD
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 122 (96.06%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (77.17%) Amazon EC2
3 47 (37.01%) Amazon ELB
4 34 (26.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 33 (25.98%) Amazon SQS
6 29 (22.83%) Route 53
7 27 (21.26%) AWS CloudFormation
8 18 (14.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 18 (14.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 12 (9.45%) Amazon EMR
10 10 (7.87%) AWS CloudTrail
11 8 (6.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (3.94%) SaaS
13 5 (3.94%) Heroku
13 5 (3.94%) Amazon Glacier
14 4 (3.15%) PaaS
14 4 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
15 3 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
16 2 (1.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) Firewall
2 6 (4.72%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (4.72%) Internet
3 5 (3.94%) DNS
3 5 (3.94%) DHCP
4 3 (2.36%) Network Security
4 3 (2.36%) Skype
5 1 (0.79%) NAS
5 1 (0.79%) AMQP
5 1 (0.79%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.79%) HTTP
5 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.79%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) SAN
5 1 (0.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.13%) Amazon RDS
2 30 (23.62%) MySQL
3 16 (12.60%) MongoDB
4 14 (11.02%) Redis
5 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.51%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.72%) Big Data
7 6 (4.72%) Couchbase
7 6 (4.72%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.72%) SimpleDB
8 5 (3.94%) DB2
9 3 (2.36%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.57%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 31 (24.41%) Jenkins
2 25 (19.69%) Git (software)
3 20 (15.75%) Hudson
4 16 (12.60%) JUnit
4 16 (12.60%) Maven
5 12 (9.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (5.51%) Mockito
6 7 (5.51%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.72%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.94%) JIRA
8 5 (3.94%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.15%) Selenium
9 4 (3.15%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.79%) Redmine
10 1 (0.79%) Gradle
10 1 (0.79%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.79%) Checkstyle
General
1 8 (6.30%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.15%) Finance
4 2 (1.57%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (36.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (24.41%) Developer
3 16 (12.60%) AWS Engineer
4 15 (11.81%) Java Developer
5 13 (10.24%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.66%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (7.87%) Architect
8 8 (6.30%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) DevOps Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Java Web Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Operations Engineer
11 4 (3.15%) Cloud Architect
12 3 (2.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (37.80%) Web Services
2 24 (18.90%) HTML
3 20 (15.75%) Spring
4 18 (14.17%) JSON
5 16 (12.60%) CSS
6 15 (11.81%) HTML5
7 14 (11.02%) XML
7 14 (11.02%) REST
8 13 (10.24%) LAMP
9 11 (8.66%) jQuery
9 11 (8.66%) Spring MVC
10 9 (7.09%) RESTful
11 8 (6.30%) EJB
11 8 (6.30%) Hibernate
12 6 (4.72%) POSIX
12 6 (4.72%) XSLT
12 6 (4.72%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.94%) Spring Boot
13 5 (3.94%) JSP
13 5 (3.94%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.09%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.94%) PKI
3 5 (3.94%) Statistics
4 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.15%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (2.36%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.36%) User Experience
6 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Replication
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) Animation
7 1 (0.79%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.79%) Telematics
7 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (39.37%) Linux
2 29 (22.83%) CentOS
3 18 (14.17%) Windows
4 16 (12.60%) UNIX
5 7 (5.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.94%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.15%) VME
7 4 (3.15%) AIX
8 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.79%) Android
9 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (52.76%) DevOps
2 35 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (25.98%) TDD
3 33 (25.98%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (24.41%) Configuration Management
5 23 (18.11%) Scrum
6 17 (13.39%) Auto-Scaling
7 15 (11.81%) Software Engineering
8 14 (11.02%) Open Source
8 14 (11.02%) BDD
9 13 (10.24%) Load Balancing
10 12 (9.45%) MVC
11 11 (8.66%) Web Development
12 9 (7.09%) Release Management
12 9 (7.09%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.30%) Kanban
14 7 (5.51%) Performance Testing
14 7 (5.51%) Network Design
14 7 (5.51%) OO
15 6 (4.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.83%) Java
2 20 (15.75%) JavaScript
2 20 (15.75%) Python
3 19 (14.96%) Ruby
3 19 (14.96%) Bash Shell
4 16 (12.60%) SQL
5 10 (7.87%) Perl
6 9 (7.09%) PHP
7 4 (3.15%) COBOL
8 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.79%) Groovy
9 1 (0.79%) Clojure
9 1 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (7.09%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) RHCE
2 3 (2.36%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) vSphere
2 1 (0.79%) Gluster
2 1 (0.79%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 60 (47.24%) Puppet
2 50 (39.37%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (19.69%) Vagrant
4 15 (11.81%) Ansible
5 8 (6.30%) Nagios
6 6 (4.72%) Cacti
6 6 (4.72%) HAProxy
6 6 (4.72%) Salt
7 1 (0.79%) Kibana
7 1 (0.79%) SELinux
Vendors
1 27 (21.26%) Red Hat
2 17 (13.39%) Oracle
3 7 (5.51%) New Relic
4 6 (4.72%) hybris
5 5 (3.94%) Zend
6 4 (3.15%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.15%) HP
6 4 (3.15%) IBM
6 4 (3.15%) 3PAR
7 3 (2.36%) Percona
7 3 (2.36%) Apple
7 3 (2.36%) Google
7 3 (2.36%) RightScale
8 2 (1.57%) Sun
8 2 (1.57%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.79%) Adobe
9 1 (0.79%) Progress
9 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.79%) VMware
9 1 (0.79%) Informatica
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