The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 144 128 107
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -21
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 19 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.63% 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.19% 11.00% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 10
Median daily rate £510 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £613 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.44% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 North West region.

Cloud Services Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
232 209 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 5.87% 5.68% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 126 38
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £700 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £135.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -90.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon S3 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon S3 across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -19 10 £513 +24.24%
Merseyside - 5 £468 -
Manchester - 3 £525 -
Lancashire 0 1 £375 -
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 28 (71.79%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (43.59%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (41.03%) Linux
3 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (33.33%) MySQL
4 13 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis
5 11 (28.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 11 (28.21%) Docker
5 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
5 11 (28.21%) Amazon Redshift
5 11 (28.21%) Scrum
5 11 (28.21%) ERwin
5 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
5 11 (28.21%) SOA
5 11 (28.21%) ETL
5 11 (28.21%) Star Schema
5 11 (28.21%) Data Integration
5 11 (28.21%) Talend Open Studio
5 11 (28.21%) Talend
6 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Oracle
6 10 (25.64%) Migration
7 9 (23.08%) Windows
7 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
8 8 (20.51%) VMware
9 7 (17.95%) DRM
9 7 (17.95%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (17.95%) Finance

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 28 (71.79%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 11 (28.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (17.95%) Veeva
5 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (10.26%) IaaS
6 4 (10.26%) Route 53
7 3 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (5.13%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (5.13%) GitHub
8 2 (5.13%) Office 365
8 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.56%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (5.13%) OpenVPN
2 2 (5.13%) VLAN
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) SSL
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) MySQL
1 13 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (28.21%) Amazon Redshift
2 11 (28.21%) Star Schema
3 4 (10.26%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.13%) DataStax
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (5.13%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (2.56%) HBase
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.56%) Redis
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) ERwin
1 11 (28.21%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.13%) GitLab
4 2 (5.13%) Hudson
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Architect
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Senior Developer
3 9 (23.08%) ETL Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Senior ETL Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Talend Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Ethical Hacker
7 2 (5.13%) AWS Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Database Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Database Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.56%) Lucene
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Data Integration
2 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.82%) Public Cloud
4 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) Clustering
6 1 (2.56%) HACMP
6 1 (2.56%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.56%) LPAR
6 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) AIX
5 2 (5.13%) CentOS
5 2 (5.13%) Solaris
5 2 (5.13%) Unix
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
3 11 (28.21%) ETL
3 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
3 11 (28.21%) Scrum
3 11 (28.21%) SOA
4 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Migration
5 7 (17.95%) DRM
6 5 (12.82%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (12.82%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (12.82%) OWASP
6 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.69%) DevOps
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.13%) MapReduce
8 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) Network Design
9 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) Python
4 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) Scala
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Squid
2 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) HDFS
3 1 (2.56%) PowerHA
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) Nessus
2 2 (5.13%) Oozie
2 2 (5.13%) Rundeck
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Talend
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle
3 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) Concur
4 7 (17.95%) Infor
4 7 (17.95%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (17.95%) SAP
5 3 (7.69%) Atlassian
5 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.13%) AppDynamics
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) EMC
6 2 (5.13%) Endeca
6 2 (5.13%) Hortonworks
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) Qualys
7 1 (2.56%) New Relic
7 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.56%) Splunk