The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 16 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 London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 398 363 400
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +37
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 18 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.073% 0.082%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.26% 3.45% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 21
Average daily rate £425 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% -32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £263 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
795 464 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.21% 2.11% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 333 328
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £16.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £31.85 £76.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Amazon S3 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Trend in London

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon S3 across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 4 £550 +131.57% 7
Canary Wharf - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 52 (82.54%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (80.95%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (49.21%) Linux
4 28 (44.44%) Ruby
5 26 (41.27%) MySQL
6 24 (38.10%) Web Services
6 24 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (36.51%) Puppet
8 20 (31.75%) Java
9 18 (28.57%) Red Hat
10 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
10 17 (26.98%) Ruby on Rails
11 16 (25.40%) Nagios
12 15 (23.81%) Scrum
12 15 (23.81%) Apache
13 14 (22.22%) DNS
14 12 (19.05%) Ganglia
14 12 (19.05%) TDD
14 12 (19.05%) Configuration Management
15 11 (17.46%) Clustering
15 11 (17.46%) Perl
15 11 (17.46%) UNIX
15 11 (17.46%) CSS
15 11 (17.46%) BDD
15 11 (17.46%) Amazon ELB
16 10 (15.87%) Amazon SQS
16 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
16 10 (15.87%) Python
16 10 (15.87%) Ubuntu
16 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (23.81%) Apache
2 8 (12.70%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.52%) nginx
4 4 (6.35%) Drupal
5 3 (4.76%) Joomla!
5 3 (4.76%) CMS
6 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.59%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 52 (82.54%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (80.95%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (17.46%) Amazon ELB
4 10 (15.87%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (11.11%) Heroku
6 6 (9.52%) CloudFront
6 6 (9.52%) Route 53
6 6 (9.52%) Google App Engine
7 2 (3.17%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.59%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
2 14 (22.22%) DNS
3 9 (14.29%) NAS
3 9 (14.29%) SAN
4 5 (7.94%) HTTP
4 5 (7.94%) SSL
5 3 (4.76%) Firewall
6 1 (1.59%) SMTP
6 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.27%) MySQL
2 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.70%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.94%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.59%) Redis
7 1 (1.59%) Riak
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 9 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 6 (9.52%) Subversion
3 5 (7.94%) JMeter
3 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.35%) Behat
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) RSpec
6 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
3 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Administrator
3 13 (20.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Senior UNIX Administrator
4 9 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.94%) UNIX Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Senior UNIX Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Scala Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Programmer
10 2 (3.17%) Architect
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) Web Services
2 17 (26.98%) Ruby on Rails
3 11 (17.46%) CSS
4 8 (12.70%) J2EE
5 5 (7.94%) Lucene
5 5 (7.94%) jQuery
5 5 (7.94%) Middleware
5 5 (7.94%) LAMP
5 5 (7.94%) HTML
6 3 (4.76%) REST
6 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (3.17%) Kafka
7 2 (3.17%) XML
7 2 (3.17%) JSON
8 1 (1.59%) RESTful
8 1 (1.59%) Symfony
8 1 (1.59%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.59%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Clustering
2 6 (9.52%) Open Source
2 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) E-Learning
3 3 (4.76%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.17%) Social Media
4 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 31 (49.21%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) UNIX
3 10 (15.87%) Ubuntu
3 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (14.29%) Solaris
5 8 (12.70%) CentOS
6 7 (11.11%) Debian
7 6 (9.52%) Apple iOS
7 6 (9.52%) Android
8 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Scrum
2 12 (19.05%) TDD
2 12 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 11 (17.46%) BDD
4 9 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.35%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.17%) Android Development
6 2 (3.17%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.17%) Workflow
6 2 (3.17%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.17%) Web Development
7 1 (1.59%) Release Management
7 1 (1.59%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.59%) Kanban
7 1 (1.59%) Web Analytics
7 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) Ruby
2 20 (31.75%) Java
3 11 (17.46%) Perl
4 10 (15.87%) Python
4 10 (15.87%) Scala
5 9 (14.29%) PHP
6 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.76%) Groovy
8 3 (4.76%) SQL
8 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.59%) XPath
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.59%) Golang
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) RHCE
1 2 (3.17%) RHCT
1 2 (3.17%) LPIC
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Sendmail
1 9 (14.29%) NFS
1 9 (14.29%) Samba
2 3 (4.76%) Xen
3 2 (3.17%) KVM
3 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (36.51%) Puppet
3 16 (25.40%) Nagios
4 12 (19.05%) Ganglia
5 5 (7.94%) Capistrano
6 3 (4.76%) Ansible
7 2 (3.17%) Cacti
8 1 (1.59%) YUM
8 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 9 (14.29%) Sun
2 9 (14.29%) EMC
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) Splunk
3 8 (12.70%) Google
4 3 (4.76%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.17%) Tableau
5 2 (3.17%) Percona
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Remedy
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco
6 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.59%) F5
6 1 (1.59%) New Relic
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £370 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 7 days ago