The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 344 355 353
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 50 42 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.37% 7.01% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £453 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.31% +64.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon S3
England

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

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
931 599 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.44% 2.74% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 424 318
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.75 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.57% -62.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
City of London +22 14 £383 +9.28%
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 79 (88.76%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (77.53%) Amazon EC2
3 45 (50.56%) Linux
4 42 (47.19%) Web Services
5 38 (42.70%) Python
6 36 (40.45%) Apache
7 34 (38.20%) Puppet
7 34 (38.20%) Opscode Chef
7 34 (38.20%) DevOps
8 28 (31.46%) MySQL
8 28 (31.46%) Red Hat
9 27 (30.34%) Java
9 27 (30.34%) Ruby
10 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (29.21%) CentOS
11 25 (28.09%) UNIX
12 24 (26.97%) nginx
13 22 (24.72%) Load Balancing
14 21 (23.60%) LAMP
15 20 (22.47%) PHP
16 19 (21.35%) Nagios
16 19 (21.35%) Configuration Management
16 19 (21.35%) Open Source
17 18 (20.22%) Amazon ELB
18 17 (19.10%) Amazon RDS
18 17 (19.10%) SQL
19 16 (17.98%) Percona
19 16 (17.98%) Hadoop
19 16 (17.98%) Cacti
20 15 (16.85%) Git (software)

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 36 (40.45%) Apache
2 24 (26.97%) nginx
3 10 (11.24%) Apache Spark
4 9 (10.11%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.49%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.49%) Node.js
6 3 (3.37%) CMS
7 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.12%) IIS
7 1 (1.12%) Liferay
7 1 (1.12%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 79 (88.76%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (77.53%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (20.22%) Amazon ELB
4 11 (12.36%) ElastiCache
4 11 (12.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 11 (12.36%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (11.24%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (6.74%) Route 53
7 5 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (3.37%) CloudFront
9 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (2.25%) SaaS
9 2 (2.25%) PaaS
10 1 (1.12%) Heroku
10 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) Firewall
2 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.49%) DNS
4 3 (3.37%) Internet
4 3 (3.37%) VPN
4 3 (3.37%) HTTP
5 2 (2.25%) DAB
6 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.46%) MySQL
2 17 (19.10%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (17.98%) Hadoop
4 15 (16.85%) MongoDB
5 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
5 11 (12.36%) Big Data
6 6 (6.74%) Redis
7 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.12%) OLAP
10 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.12%) Impala
10 1 (1.12%) Mahout
10 1 (1.12%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.48%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.24%) Maven
4 6 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.49%) Subversion
5 4 (4.49%) Hudson
6 2 (2.25%) Gerrit
6 2 (2.25%) Gradle
6 2 (2.25%) Selenium
6 2 (2.25%) Grunt
6 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.12%) Yeoman
7 1 (1.12%) RSpec
General
1 5 (5.62%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Marketing
3 3 (3.37%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.12%) Publishing
5 1 (1.12%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Billing
5 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Developer
2 11 (12.36%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.74%) Architect
5 6 (6.74%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Linux Support
6 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Administrator
6 5 (5.62%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Integration Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Technical Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.37%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.37%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (47.19%) Web Services
2 21 (23.60%) LAMP
3 9 (10.11%) Apache Avro
4 7 (7.87%) RESTful
5 6 (6.74%) libvirt
6 5 (5.62%) Apache Camel
6 5 (5.62%) Spring
7 4 (4.49%) HTML
7 4 (4.49%) CSS
7 4 (4.49%) Lucene
8 3 (3.37%) REST
8 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.37%) XML
8 3 (3.37%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (3.37%) JSON
8 3 (3.37%) jQuery
8 3 (3.37%) HTML5
9 2 (2.25%) Memcached
9 2 (2.25%) JSF
9 2 (2.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Open Source
2 11 (12.36%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.74%) Digital Media
5 5 (5.62%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (5.62%) Data Integration
6 4 (4.49%) Clustering
6 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.25%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.25%) Replication
8 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.12%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.12%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 45 (50.56%) Linux
2 26 (29.21%) CentOS
3 25 (28.09%) UNIX
4 13 (14.61%) Ubuntu
5 10 (11.24%) Windows
6 7 (7.87%) Android
6 7 (7.87%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.37%) Debian
9 2 (2.25%) VMS
10 1 (1.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.20%) DevOps
2 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (24.72%) Load Balancing
4 19 (21.35%) Configuration Management
5 11 (12.36%) TDD
5 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (11.24%) BDD
6 10 (11.24%) MapReduce
7 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.87%) Software Architecture
10 6 (6.74%) Scrum
10 6 (6.74%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (5.62%) Analytics
11 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.62%) OO
11 5 (5.62%) SOA
11 5 (5.62%) MVC
12 4 (4.49%) Data Modelling
13 3 (3.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) Python
2 27 (30.34%) Ruby
2 27 (30.34%) Java
3 20 (22.47%) PHP
4 17 (19.10%) SQL
5 13 (14.61%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.11%) Perl
7 7 (7.87%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.62%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.37%) Clojure
9 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.37%) Scala
10 1 (1.12%) PHP5
10 1 (1.12%) C
10 1 (1.12%) C#
10 1 (1.12%) C++
10 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) RHCE
2 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.12%) RHCT
2 1 (1.12%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Xen
2 6 (6.74%) Postfix
2 6 (6.74%) Sendmail
2 6 (6.74%) Docker
3 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.25%) Varnish
5 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (38.20%) Puppet
1 34 (38.20%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (21.35%) Nagios
3 16 (17.98%) Cacti
4 6 (6.74%) Salt
5 5 (5.62%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.12%) Graphite
6 1 (1.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (31.46%) Red Hat
2 16 (17.98%) Percona
3 12 (13.48%) Oracle
4 6 (6.74%) Cisco
4 6 (6.74%) Akamai
5 2 (2.25%) New Relic
5 2 (2.25%) SAP
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
5 2 (2.25%) Teradata
6 1 (1.12%) Facebook
6 1 (1.12%) Twitter
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe
6 1 (1.12%) HP
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £550 - 600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago