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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 72 57 78
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 5 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 1.90% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.83% 45.95% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £246 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £400
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon S3
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
24 37 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.19% 4.13% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 1
Average daily rate £363 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%

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 October 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) Route 53
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) HAProxy
2 4 (80.00%) Salt
2 4 (80.00%) Redis
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) nginx
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) Apache

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 5 (100.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) nginx
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (80.00%) Redis
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) SimpleDB
3 3 (60.00%) Couchbase
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) HAProxy
2 4 (80.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Percona