The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 68 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% - 0.073%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.45% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £271 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon S3
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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 Reading region.

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
58 58 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.78% 5.74% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 5
Average daily rate £475 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £270 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -21.15%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Amazon S3 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Percona
2 1 (50.00%) Trac
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Trac
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Java SE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Percona
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat