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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 227 264 241
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -23
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 28 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.071% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.62% 1.20% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 14
Median daily rate £463 £410 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.80% +19.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
1069 585 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.76% 5.89% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 350 225
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £11.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £26.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Oxfordshire -1 15 £450 -10.00%
Surrey +8 6 £475 +46.15%
Hampshire - 4 £425 -
Berkshire - 1 £450 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 45 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (84.00%) Linux
3 35 (70.00%) Tomcat
4 33 (66.00%) WebLogic
4 33 (66.00%) WebSphere
5 24 (48.00%) Java
6 23 (46.00%) Web Services
6 23 (46.00%) JBoss
6 23 (46.00%) Amazon SQS
6 23 (46.00%) REST
7 22 (44.00%) HTML5
7 22 (44.00%) XML
7 22 (44.00%) JUnit
7 22 (44.00%) HTML
7 22 (44.00%) Web Development
7 22 (44.00%) TDD
7 22 (44.00%) Spring
7 22 (44.00%) JSON
8 21 (42.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 21 (42.00%) EJB
8 21 (42.00%) Cucumber
8 21 (42.00%) BDD
9 20 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (36.00%) Content Enrichment
11 17 (34.00%) Python
12 16 (32.00%) Puppet
12 16 (32.00%) DevOps
13 15 (30.00%) Ruby
14 14 (28.00%) Finance
14 14 (28.00%) Load Balancing

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 35 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 33 (66.00%) WebLogic
2 33 (66.00%) WebSphere
3 23 (46.00%) JBoss
4 21 (42.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (26.00%) Apache
6 3 (6.00%) IIS
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
7 1 (2.00%) Drupal
7 1 (2.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 45 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (46.00%) Amazon SQS
3 20 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (28.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (8.00%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (8.00%) CloudFront
6 2 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.00%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.00%) Heroku
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.00%) Route 53
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Kerberos
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) VPN
3 3 (6.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) LDAP
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.00%) DataStage
2 1 (2.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) HBase
2 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) OLAP
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.00%) QlikView
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (44.00%) JUnit
2 21 (42.00%) Cucumber
3 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (20.00%) Subversion
5 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.00%) CircleCI
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.00%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Developer
1 19 (38.00%) Java Developer
2 15 (30.00%) AWS Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Administrator
4 13 (26.00%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (24.00%) Agile Developer
5 12 (24.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 11 (22.00%) DevOps Administrator
7 10 (20.00%) Java Engineer
7 10 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 10 (20.00%) Software Engineer
8 9 (18.00%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (18.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (18.00%) Senior DevOps
9 8 (16.00%) AWS Software Engineer
9 8 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (14.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (14.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 7 (14.00%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) REST
1 23 (46.00%) Web Services
2 22 (44.00%) HTML
2 22 (44.00%) HTML5
2 22 (44.00%) JSON
2 22 (44.00%) Spring
2 22 (44.00%) XML
3 21 (42.00%) EJB
4 7 (14.00%) RESTful
5 2 (4.00%) .NET
6 1 (2.00%) Akka
6 1 (2.00%) Kafka
6 1 (2.00%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.00%) POSIX
6 1 (2.00%) SAML
6 1 (2.00%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (2.00%) Replication
2 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.00%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (84.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.00%) Unix
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.00%) AIX
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.00%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.00%) Debian
6 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) TDD
1 22 (44.00%) Web Development
2 21 (42.00%) BDD
3 18 (36.00%) Content Enrichment
4 16 (32.00%) DevOps
5 14 (28.00%) Load Balancing
6 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (26.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (24.00%) Open Source
8 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.00%) High Availability
10 2 (4.00%) Migration
11 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.00%) Line Management
11 1 (2.00%) MapReduce
11 1 (2.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) Java
2 17 (34.00%) Python
3 15 (30.00%) Ruby
4 4 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.00%) AWK
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Docker
4 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) Firmware
5 1 (2.00%) iptables
5 1 (2.00%) NFS
5 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.00%) Xen
5 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) Puppet
2 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.00%) Mesos
4 1 (2.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.00%) Salt
4 1 (2.00%) SELinux
4 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) VMware
2 4 (8.00%) Juniper
3 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.00%) Actian
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Informatica
5 1 (2.00%) Isilon
5 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.00%) ParAccel
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) Sybase
5 1 (2.00%) Teradata
5 1 (2.00%) Veritas