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 31 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 260 245 251
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.054% 0.011%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.28% 1.07% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +36.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.44% +3.75%
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
779 468 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.55% 5.09% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 284 168
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £26.00 £8.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.57% +199.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £14.30 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £40.00 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +85.18%

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
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 31 May 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 +10 7 £475 +15.85%
Berkshire - 1 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 £450 - 1
Surrey - 1 £425 - 2
West Sussex - 1 - -
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 14 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (60.00%) DevOps
3 8 (53.33%) Puppet
3 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Docker
4 7 (46.67%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (40.00%) REST
5 6 (40.00%) Ansible
5 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (40.00%) AWS OpsWorks
5 6 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (40.00%) Travis CI
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) OO
6 5 (33.33%) JBoss
6 5 (33.33%) EJB
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (33.33%) Spring
6 5 (33.33%) Web Development
6 5 (33.33%) JSON

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 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (46.67%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (40.00%) AWS OpsWorks
5 5 (33.33%) CloudFront
6 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (6.67%) CloudBees
7 1 (6.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) Travis CI
3 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 5 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (26.67%) Publishing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) DevOps Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) AWS Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) XML Developer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) EJB
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) HTML5
2 5 (33.33%) JSON
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) Akka
3 1 (6.67%) ELK Stack
3 1 (6.67%) Kafka
3 1 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
3 1 (6.67%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
1 1 (6.67%) PKI
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) CoreOS
3 1 (6.67%) Debian
3 1 (6.67%) Fedora
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) VMS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) BDD
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) Content Enrichment
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) NFS
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.67%) Postfix
3 1 (6.67%) qmail
3 1 (6.67%) Sendmail
3 1 (6.67%) Varnish
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) Xen
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Puppet
2 6 (40.00%) Ansible
2 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) Bacula
3 1 (6.67%) Cacti
3 1 (6.67%) cPanel
3 1 (6.67%) Graphite
3 1 (6.67%) Kibana
3 1 (6.67%) logstash
3 1 (6.67%) Mesos
3 1 (6.67%) Nagios
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) Plesk
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (6.67%) Salt
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) Terraform
3 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) CommVault
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Hitachi
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Isilon
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec