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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 124 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 18 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.56% 0.49% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.69% 22.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
83 61 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.57% 2.12% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 25 6
Average daily rate £413 £388 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -29.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £343 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.78% -14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -36.66%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Cheshire +1 12 £400 - 3
Manchester - - - -
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 27 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 27 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (96.30%) DevOps
3 25 (92.59%) Amazon ELB
4 21 (77.78%) Puppet
5 20 (74.07%) CentOS
5 20 (74.07%) Red Hat
6 19 (70.37%) Vagrant
6 19 (70.37%) Route 53
6 19 (70.37%) Jenkins
6 19 (70.37%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (62.96%) RightScale
7 17 (62.96%) Configuration Management
8 16 (59.26%) Hudson
9 15 (55.56%) QA
10 14 (51.85%) Open Source
11 13 (48.15%) SaaS
11 13 (48.15%) PaaS
11 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (44.44%) DNS
12 12 (44.44%) Maven
12 12 (44.44%) Firewall
12 12 (44.44%) DHCP
13 8 (29.63%) Web Services
14 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
15 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (22.22%) .NET
15 6 (22.22%) Windows
16 5 (18.52%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (18.52%) Apache
1 5 (18.52%) nginx
2 3 (11.11%) Jetty
2 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 27 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 27 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (92.59%) Amazon ELB
3 19 (70.37%) Route 53
4 13 (48.15%) SaaS
4 13 (48.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) DNS
1 12 (44.44%) Firewall
1 12 (44.44%) DHCP
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security
2 3 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Jenkins
2 16 (59.26%) Hudson
3 12 (44.44%) Maven
4 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 3 (11.11%) Servlets
4 2 (7.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Open Source
2 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) CentOS
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) DevOps
2 19 (70.37%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (62.96%) Configuration Management
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
6 3 (11.11%) JVM Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) Change Management
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 5 (18.52%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (77.78%) Puppet
2 19 (70.37%) Vagrant
3 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.41%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) Cacti
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Red Hat
2 17 (62.96%) RightScale
3 2 (7.41%) Percona
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