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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 367 352 383
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 44 58 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.24% 0.094%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.36% 9.25% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £315 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
1009 627 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.21% 2.55% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 449 237
Average daily rate £450 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £562 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £71.45 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -44.16%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 +13 7 £375 -3.22% 2
Edgware - - - - 1
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 73 (87.95%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (79.52%) Amazon EC2
3 48 (57.83%) Web Services
4 47 (56.63%) Linux
5 35 (42.17%) Apache
6 34 (40.96%) Puppet
7 33 (39.76%) MySQL
8 31 (37.35%) Opscode Chef
8 31 (37.35%) DevOps
9 27 (32.53%) Python
9 27 (32.53%) LAMP
10 24 (28.92%) Red Hat
10 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (28.92%) Amazon RDS
11 23 (27.71%) CentOS
11 23 (27.71%) Ruby
11 23 (27.71%) UNIX
11 23 (27.71%) Java
12 21 (25.30%) Tomcat
12 21 (25.30%) Open Source
13 19 (22.89%) PHP
13 19 (22.89%) Nagios
14 16 (19.28%) Hadoop
14 16 (19.28%) Amazon ELB
15 15 (18.07%) Configuration Management
16 14 (16.87%) Big Data
16 14 (16.87%) nginx
16 14 (16.87%) Bash Shell
17 12 (14.46%) MongoDB
17 12 (14.46%) Git (software)

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 35 (42.17%) Apache
2 21 (25.30%) Tomcat
3 14 (16.87%) nginx
4 8 (9.64%) Apache Spark
5 5 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (6.02%) Apache Solr
5 5 (6.02%) Node.js
6 3 (3.61%) CMS
7 2 (2.41%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (2.41%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.41%) Liferay
7 2 (2.41%) IIS
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 73 (87.95%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (79.52%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (19.28%) Amazon ELB
4 10 (12.05%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (7.23%) Route 53
6 5 (6.02%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (3.61%) ElastiCache
7 3 (3.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (2.41%) CloudFront
8 2 (2.41%) SaaS
8 2 (2.41%) PaaS
8 2 (2.41%) Heroku
9 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.20%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 1 (1.20%) GitHub
9 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) Internet
1 2 (2.41%) DAB
2 1 (1.20%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.20%) VPN
2 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.76%) MySQL
2 24 (28.92%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (19.28%) Hadoop
4 14 (16.87%) Big Data
5 12 (14.46%) MongoDB
6 8 (9.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (8.43%) Redis
8 6 (7.23%) NoSQL
9 4 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
11 2 (2.41%) Apache Hive
11 2 (2.41%) Voldemort
12 1 (1.20%) Mahout
12 1 (1.20%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (1.20%) Impala
12 1 (1.20%) OLAP
12 1 (1.20%) CouchDB
12 1 (1.20%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.64%) Maven
3 5 (6.02%) Subversion
4 4 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.61%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.41%) Hudson
6 2 (2.41%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.41%) JIRA
6 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.41%) NUnit
6 2 (2.41%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.20%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.20%) Behat
7 1 (1.20%) Yeoman
General
1 3 (3.61%) Marketing
2 2 (2.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Advertising
2 2 (2.41%) Retail
2 2 (2.41%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Billing
3 1 (1.20%) Publishing
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.02%) Web Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Big Data Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Scala Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Hadoop Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (57.83%) Web Services
2 27 (32.53%) LAMP
3 8 (9.64%) Apache Avro
4 5 (6.02%) REST
4 5 (6.02%) HTML
4 5 (6.02%) CSS
4 5 (6.02%) Lucene
5 4 (4.82%) Spring
5 4 (4.82%) RESTful
6 3 (3.61%) HTML5
6 3 (3.61%) Backbone.js
6 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.41%) JSON
7 2 (2.41%) WCF
7 2 (2.41%) JSF
7 2 (2.41%) .NET
7 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.41%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Open Source
2 4 (4.82%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) Video on Demand
3 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.41%) Streaming Video
3 2 (2.41%) Replication
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (56.63%) Linux
2 23 (27.71%) UNIX
2 23 (27.71%) CentOS
3 10 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (8.43%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.82%) Windows
6 3 (3.61%) Debian
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) VMS
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.20%) SmartOS
8 1 (1.20%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (1.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) DevOps
2 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.07%) Configuration Management
4 12 (14.46%) Load Balancing
5 11 (13.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (10.84%) MapReduce
6 9 (10.84%) TDD
7 8 (9.64%) Scrum
8 6 (7.23%) BDD
8 6 (7.23%) MVC
9 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.02%) Analytics
10 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.82%) Kanban
11 3 (3.61%) Rapid Prototyping
11 3 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.61%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.61%) ITIL
11 3 (3.61%) OO
11 3 (3.61%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) Python
2 23 (27.71%) Java
2 23 (27.71%) Ruby
3 19 (22.89%) PHP
4 14 (16.87%) Bash Shell
5 12 (14.46%) SQL
6 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.02%) Perl
7 4 (4.82%) C#
8 3 (3.61%) PHP5
9 2 (2.41%) Groovy
9 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.41%) Scala
9 2 (2.41%) C
9 2 (2.41%) C++
9 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.20%) VBA
10 1 (1.20%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) RHCE
1 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.20%) RHCT
1 1 (1.20%) LPIC
1 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Xen
1 2 (2.41%) Varnish
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (40.96%) Puppet
2 31 (37.35%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (22.89%) Nagios
4 12 (14.46%) Cacti
5 5 (6.02%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.61%) Ansible
7 2 (2.41%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Red Hat
2 12 (14.46%) Percona
3 8 (9.64%) Oracle
4 6 (7.23%) Sun
4 6 (7.23%) New Relic
5 2 (2.41%) Adobe
5 2 (2.41%) Sony
5 2 (2.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) Teradata
6 1 (1.20%) HP
6 1 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.20%) Facebook
6 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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Rate: Competitive
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Rate: matched to the experience you bring
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