The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 236 263 240
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -23
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 29 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.85% 1.96% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 15
Median daily rate £450 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £435
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1016 613 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.81% 6.25% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 364 216
Median daily rate £450 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.00 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.94 £39.00 £103.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Surrey +10 12 £475 +46.15%
Oxfordshire -1 8 £450 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £275 -
Hampshire - 2 £444 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 36 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (82.05%) Linux
3 25 (64.10%) Tomcat
3 25 (64.10%) WebLogic
3 25 (64.10%) WebSphere
4 21 (53.85%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (46.15%) DevOps
6 16 (41.03%) Puppet
6 16 (41.03%) Python
7 15 (38.46%) Amazon SQS
8 14 (35.90%) REST
8 14 (35.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (35.90%) Web Services
8 14 (35.90%) Java
8 14 (35.90%) Finance
8 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
8 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
8 14 (35.90%) Ruby
9 13 (33.33%) Spring
9 13 (33.33%) Web Development
9 13 (33.33%) JSON
9 13 (33.33%) TDD
9 13 (33.33%) HTML
9 13 (33.33%) XML
9 13 (33.33%) JUnit
9 13 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (33.33%) JBoss
9 13 (33.33%) Apache
9 13 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (33.33%) HTML5

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 25 (64.10%) Tomcat
1 25 (64.10%) WebLogic
1 25 (64.10%) WebSphere
2 13 (33.33%) Apache
2 13 (33.33%) JBoss
2 13 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Drupal
4 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 36 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (53.85%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (38.46%) Amazon SQS
4 14 (35.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (12.82%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (10.26%) CloudFront
7 2 (5.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (2.56%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.56%) CloudBees
8 1 (2.56%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Firewall
1 4 (10.26%) Kerberos
1 4 (10.26%) VPN
2 3 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.56%) NAS
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 13 (33.33%) JUnit
3 12 (30.77%) Cucumber
4 10 (25.64%) Subversion
5 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.56%) CircleCI
7 1 (2.56%) JIRA
7 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.56%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Administrator
2 13 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) DevOps Administrator
4 10 (25.64%) Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Java Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 9 (23.08%) AWS Developer
5 9 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (23.08%) Senior DevOps
6 7 (17.95%) Agile Developer
6 7 (17.95%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (17.95%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Java Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) XML Developer
8 4 (10.26%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) AWS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) REST
1 14 (35.90%) Web Services
2 13 (33.33%) HTML
2 13 (33.33%) HTML5
2 13 (33.33%) JSON
2 13 (33.33%) Spring
2 13 (33.33%) XML
3 12 (30.77%) EJB
4 3 (7.69%) .NET
5 2 (5.13%) RESTful
6 1 (2.56%) Akka
6 1 (2.56%) ELK Stack
6 1 (2.56%) Kafka
6 1 (2.56%) LAMP
6 1 (2.56%) Middleware
6 1 (2.56%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.56%) SAML
6 1 (2.56%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.56%) EMC VNX
2 1 (2.56%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.56%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Unix
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) AIX
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.56%) Debian
6 1 (2.56%) Fedora
6 1 (2.56%) Solaris
6 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) DevOps
2 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
3 13 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (33.33%) TDD
3 13 (33.33%) Web Development
4 12 (30.77%) BDD
4 12 (30.77%) Open Source
5 11 (28.21%) Content Enrichment
6 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.56%) High Availability
11 1 (2.56%) Line Management
11 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (2.56%) Re-Platforming
11 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) Python
2 14 (35.90%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) Ruby
3 3 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.69%) Docker
3 3 (7.69%) vSphere
4 2 (5.13%) NFS
4 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) Firmware
5 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) KVM
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.56%) Postfix
5 1 (2.56%) qmail
5 1 (2.56%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.56%) Varnish
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) Xen
5 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) Puppet
2 12 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (25.64%) Ansible
4 2 (5.13%) Salt
5 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.56%) Bacula
5 1 (2.56%) Cacti
5 1 (2.56%) cPanel
5 1 (2.56%) Grafana
5 1 (2.56%) Graphite
5 1 (2.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.56%) Kibana
5 1 (2.56%) Mesos
5 1 (2.56%) Nagios
5 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.56%) Plesk
5 1 (2.56%) SCOM
5 1 (2.56%) Terraform
5 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) VMware
2 4 (10.26%) Juniper
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) CommVault
4 1 (2.56%) EMC
4 1 (2.56%) Hitachi
4 1 (2.56%) Isilon
4 1 (2.56%) NetApp
4 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec
4 1 (2.56%) Veritas