The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 72 46 71
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 2 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 3.27% 1.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.69% 63.04% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 27 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £243 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.63% -19.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
26 46 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.60% 5.19% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 37 16
Average daily rate £350 £243 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.32% -19.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -26.78%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon S3 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon S3 across the Leeds region.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Salt
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SimpleDB
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle