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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 263 235 239
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 12 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.22% 0.068%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.98% 5.65% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 5
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£463 £358 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.37% -15.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £243
% change year-on-year
- +44.32%
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
607 354 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.05% 3.81% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 206 187
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 5 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -47.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.61 £24.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £120.20 £35.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

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
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 2 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 9 £500 +21.21%
Surrey - 3 £325 -
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Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon SQS
2 14 (82.35%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) JUnit
2 14 (82.35%) XML
2 14 (82.35%) TDD
2 14 (82.35%) Spring
3 13 (76.47%) Web Services
4 12 (70.59%) BDD
5 11 (64.71%) Web Development
6 10 (58.82%) Linux
7 8 (47.06%) JBoss
7 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
7 8 (47.06%) HTML
7 8 (47.06%) EJB
7 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
7 8 (47.06%) JSON
7 8 (47.06%) HTML5
7 8 (47.06%) WebSphere
8 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
9 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
9 6 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 6 (35.29%) SQL
9 6 (35.29%) Oracle
9 6 (35.29%) XSLT
9 6 (35.29%) SDLC
9 6 (35.29%) REST
9 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (35.29%) Ansible

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
1 8 (47.06%) JBoss
1 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
1 8 (47.06%) WebSphere
2 6 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) JUnit
2 6 (35.29%) Mockito
2 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Java Web Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) XML
1 14 (82.35%) Spring
2 13 (76.47%) Web Services
3 8 (47.06%) HTML5
3 8 (47.06%) JSON
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) EJB
4 6 (35.29%) XSLT
4 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
4 6 (35.29%) Spring MVC
4 6 (35.29%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) REST
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) TDD
2 12 (70.59%) BDD
3 11 (64.71%) Web Development
4 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (35.29%) MVC
5 6 (35.29%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
1 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (35.29%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat