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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 254 242 227
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.011% 0.037%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.35% 0.41% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
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£425 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £394 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +43.18%
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
383 241 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.77% 2.54% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 129 99
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 7 6
Average hourly rate £21.25 £12.75 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £8.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £27.15 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+63.26% -33.78%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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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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
Oxfordshire - 6 £418 -
Berkshire - 2 £425 -
Hampshire -7 1 - -
Kent - - - - 3
Middlesex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Amazon S3
England

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 21 (95.45%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (86.36%) Tomcat
3 18 (81.82%) Java
4 15 (68.18%) Web Services
4 15 (68.18%) Puppet
4 15 (68.18%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (63.64%) Cucumber
5 14 (63.64%) TDD
6 13 (59.09%) Spring
6 13 (59.09%) Web Development
6 13 (59.09%) JSON
6 13 (59.09%) BDD
6 13 (59.09%) Linux
6 13 (59.09%) JUnit
6 13 (59.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (54.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 12 (54.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 12 (54.55%) RSpec
8 11 (50.00%) Scrum
9 9 (40.91%) RESTful
10 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
10 8 (36.36%) CSS
10 8 (36.36%) DevOps
10 8 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
11 7 (31.82%) Vagrant
11 7 (31.82%) VirtualBox
11 7 (31.82%) Docker
11 7 (31.82%) Internet

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (86.36%) Tomcat
2 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 6 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 6 (27.27%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 21 (95.45%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (68.18%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (59.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (54.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (54.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (27.27%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (22.73%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (9.09%) GitHub
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Internet
2 5 (22.73%) SSL
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) DSL
2 5 (22.73%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (22.73%) Hazelcast
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Cucumber
2 13 (59.09%) JUnit
3 12 (54.55%) RSpec
4 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
4 7 (31.82%) Maven
4 7 (31.82%) Selenium
4 7 (31.82%) Mockito
General
1 2 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Web Services
2 13 (59.09%) Spring
2 13 (59.09%) JSON
3 9 (40.91%) RESTful
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
5 7 (31.82%) HTML
5 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
5 7 (31.82%) Spring MVC
5 7 (31.82%) Ajax
5 7 (31.82%) JPA
5 7 (31.82%) HTML5
6 6 (27.27%) EJB
6 6 (27.27%) XML
6 6 (27.27%) REST
7 5 (22.73%) PostGIS
7 5 (22.73%) JTS
8 2 (9.09%) SOAP
9 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) CentOS
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) TDD
2 13 (59.09%) Web Development
2 13 (59.09%) BDD
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) DevOps
5 7 (31.82%) MVC
5 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
5 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (31.82%) Kanban
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 6 (27.27%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) Python
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VirtualBox
1 7 (31.82%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) Puppet
2 7 (31.82%) Vagrant
3 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) VMware