The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 100 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.14% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.85% 3.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £485 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £434 -
% change year-on-year
+0.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon S3
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
104 51 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.82% 3.60% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 36 9
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 £313 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £18.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +30.62%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Amazon S3 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) New Relic
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacker
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ELK Stack
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Packer
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) New Relic
1 1 (25.00%) SaltStack