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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 139 150 130
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 13 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.51% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.51% 11.17% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Median daily rate £438 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
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
288 197 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.28% 4.55% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 99 35
Median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £29.32 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.25% +86.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £17.65 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £33.64 £18.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-24.46% +34.28%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Manchester - 6 £500 - 2
Merseyside +9 4 £441 +47.08%
Cheshire -7 3 £425 -15.00%
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 22 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (42.42%) Migration
3 12 (36.36%) Java
4 10 (30.30%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (30.30%) MySQL
4 10 (30.30%) Amazon Kinesis
4 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
5 9 (27.27%) Docker
5 9 (27.27%) Windows
5 9 (27.27%) Linux
6 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
6 8 (24.24%) SOA
6 8 (24.24%) ETL
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle
6 8 (24.24%) Star Schema
6 8 (24.24%) Scrum
6 8 (24.24%) ERwin
6 8 (24.24%) Talend
6 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (24.24%) Data Integration
6 8 (24.24%) Talend Open Studio
6 8 (24.24%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
6 8 (24.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 8 (24.24%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (21.21%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) Puppet

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 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
1 2 (6.06%) Confluence
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (6.06%) SAS
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (30.30%) Amazon Kinesis
3 8 (24.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (21.21%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (15.15%) Route 53
6 4 (12.12%) IaaS
6 4 (12.12%) Veeva
7 3 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (9.09%) GitHub
8 2 (6.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (6.06%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
9 1 (3.03%) Silverpop
9 1 (3.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
1 3 (9.09%) LAN
1 3 (9.09%) SAN
1 3 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (6.06%) DHCP
2 2 (6.06%) OpenVPN
2 2 (6.06%) SMTP
2 2 (6.06%) VLAN
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) MySQL
1 10 (30.30%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (24.24%) Amazon Redshift
2 8 (24.24%) Star Schema
3 4 (12.12%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
4 2 (6.06%) DataStax
4 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) ERwin
1 8 (24.24%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.06%) GitLab
3 2 (6.06%) Hudson
3 2 (6.06%) JIRA
3 2 (6.06%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) ETL Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Senior ETL Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Talend Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) AWS Architect
7 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Designer
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Active Directory Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Migration Architect
8 1 (3.03%) MySQL Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 8 (24.24%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.06%) HACMP
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.03%) LPAR
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) AIX
3 3 (9.09%) CentOS
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Solaris
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Migration
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Continuous Deployment
2 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
2 8 (24.24%) ETL
2 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
2 8 (24.24%) Scrum
2 8 (24.24%) SOA
3 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
4 4 (12.12%) DRM
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (6.06%) MapReduce
6 2 (6.06%) Server Building
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Ruby
3 2 (6.06%) Scala
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CCIE
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Docker
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Squid
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) PowerHA
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) Nessus
2 2 (6.06%) Oozie
2 2 (6.06%) Rundeck
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
1 8 (24.24%) Talend
2 5 (15.15%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (12.12%) Concur
3 4 (12.12%) Infor
3 4 (12.12%) SAP
4 3 (9.09%) Atlassian
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.06%) Endeca
5 2 (6.06%) Hortonworks
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Qualys
6 1 (3.03%) Adobe
6 1 (3.03%) Assembla
6 1 (3.03%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.03%) Splunk