The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Leeds 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 0 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 2.88% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 62.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+43.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
31 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.64% 4.58% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 23
Average daily rate £353 £250 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.20% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Amazon S3
West Yorkshire

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 8 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Mule
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon SQS

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (100.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com