The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 534 552 507
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -45
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 60 48 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.18% 2.63% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 25 44
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£414 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.43% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £318 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £440 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2750 1826 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.94% 3.31% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1734 1146 705
Average daily rate £418 £418 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £334
% change year-on-year
- +19.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 34 21
Average hourly rate £26.66 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.56% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £52.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £16.53
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -15.30%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon S3 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon S3 within the UK.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amazon S3
Top 21 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 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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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
England +8 57 £415 +3.75% 29
London +12 23 £450 +7.46% 20
North West -23 23 £413 +6.45% 2
Cheshire -16 17 £400 +3.22%
Chester -9 8 £425 +13.33%
South East -2 6 £418 +39.16% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £410 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £413 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £413 - 5
Leeds - 3 £413 -
City of London +17 2 £575 - 3
Berkshire - 2 £425 -
Burnley - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 - -
Bristol +4 1 £400 -5.88%
South West +2 1 £400 -5.88%
Manchester -13 1 - - 2
Kidlington - 1 £410 -
Wales - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 150 (96.77%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (77.42%) Amazon EC2
3 68 (43.87%) Linux
4 65 (41.94%) Web Services
5 63 (40.65%) Puppet
6 60 (38.71%) DevOps
7 58 (37.42%) Java
8 49 (31.61%) Ruby
9 47 (30.32%) Python
10 45 (29.03%) CentOS
11 41 (26.45%) Red Hat
11 41 (26.45%) Opscode Chef
12 40 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (24.52%) Jenkins
14 37 (23.87%) TDD
15 36 (23.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 35 (22.58%) Amazon ELB
16 35 (22.58%) Apache
17 34 (21.94%) Tomcat
17 34 (21.94%) Amazon RDS
18 31 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
19 30 (19.35%) HTML
19 30 (19.35%) Configuration Management
20 29 (18.71%) MySQL
20 29 (18.71%) Windows
21 28 (18.06%) JSON
22 27 (17.42%) RESTful
22 27 (17.42%) HTML5
23 26 (16.77%) AWS CloudFormation
23 26 (16.77%) Virtual Private Cloud

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 35 (22.58%) Apache
2 34 (21.94%) Tomcat
3 24 (15.48%) nginx
4 12 (7.74%) Apache Spark
5 11 (7.10%) WebSphere
6 10 (6.45%) WebLogic
6 10 (6.45%) JBoss
7 8 (5.16%) IIS
7 8 (5.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.87%) MS Exchange
8 6 (3.87%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.58%) Confluence
9 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.94%) Node.js
11 2 (1.29%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.65%) Lync
12 1 (0.65%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 150 (96.77%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (77.42%) Amazon EC2
3 36 (23.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 35 (22.58%) Amazon ELB
5 26 (16.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 26 (16.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 22 (14.19%) Route 53
7 21 (13.55%) Amazon SQS
8 14 (9.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 14 (9.03%) Amazon EMR
9 11 (7.10%) Heroku
10 8 (5.16%) Amazon Glacier
11 7 (4.52%) PaaS
12 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (3.23%) CloudFront
13 5 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (3.23%) SaaS
14 4 (2.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 2 (1.29%) AWS CloudTrail
15 2 (1.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.19%) Firewall
2 17 (10.97%) Internet
3 10 (6.45%) DNS
4 8 (5.16%) Network Security
5 6 (3.87%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.23%) DSL
6 5 (3.23%) VPN
6 5 (3.23%) DHCP
6 5 (3.23%) HTTP
6 5 (3.23%) SSL
7 3 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.29%) LDAP
8 2 (1.29%) SSH
9 1 (0.65%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.65%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.94%) Amazon RDS
2 29 (18.71%) MySQL
3 16 (10.32%) MongoDB
4 15 (9.68%) Hadoop
5 14 (9.03%) Big Data
6 13 (8.39%) NoSQL
7 10 (6.45%) Redis
8 7 (4.52%) SQL Server
9 6 (3.87%) Hazelcast
10 4 (2.58%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.94%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.29%) SimpleDB
12 2 (1.29%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.65%) Azkaban
13 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 38 (24.52%) Jenkins
2 20 (12.90%) Maven
3 19 (12.26%) Cucumber
4 18 (11.61%) Git (software)
4 18 (11.61%) JUnit
5 16 (10.32%) Hudson
6 13 (8.39%) RSpec
7 9 (5.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (5.81%) Selenium
8 7 (4.52%) Mockito
9 6 (3.87%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.58%) JIRA
10 4 (2.58%) Subversion
11 3 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (1.29%) Grunt
12 2 (1.29%) Gerrit
12 2 (1.29%) Gradle
General
1 13 (8.39%) Finance
2 12 (7.74%) Marketing
3 11 (7.10%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.87%) Electronics
4 6 (3.87%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.87%) Banking
5 3 (1.94%) Advertising
6 2 (1.29%) Publishing
6 2 (1.29%) Retail
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (32.90%) Developer
2 34 (21.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (14.84%) Java Developer
4 15 (9.68%) Architect
5 11 (7.10%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 10 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.81%) Consultant
8 8 (5.16%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (4.52%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) AWS Consultant
11 5 (3.23%) Linux Support
11 5 (3.23%) Linux Support Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (2.58%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (2.58%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (41.94%) Web Services
2 30 (19.35%) HTML
3 28 (18.06%) JSON
4 27 (17.42%) RESTful
4 27 (17.42%) HTML5
5 25 (16.13%) Spring
6 24 (15.48%) CSS
7 17 (10.97%) XML
7 17 (10.97%) AngularJS
8 16 (10.32%) REST
9 14 (9.03%) Ruby on Rails
10 12 (7.74%) LAMP
11 10 (6.45%) Hibernate
11 10 (6.45%) EJB
12 9 (5.81%) Apache Avro
12 9 (5.81%) JPA
13 8 (5.16%) Ajax
14 7 (4.52%) Apache Camel
14 7 (4.52%) Spring MVC
15 6 (3.87%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.48%) Open Source
2 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.32%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.74%) Statistics
3 12 (7.74%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.87%) DTV
5 5 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.23%) PKI
5 5 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.58%) Clustering
7 3 (1.94%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.29%) User Experience
8 2 (1.29%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) Xbox
9 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.65%) Replication
9 1 (0.65%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 68 (43.87%) Linux
2 45 (29.03%) CentOS
3 29 (18.71%) Windows
4 24 (15.48%) UNIX
5 13 (8.39%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.16%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.52%) Android
8 4 (2.58%) Fedora
9 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.29%) Debian
10 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.65%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.65%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (38.71%) DevOps
2 40 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (23.87%) TDD
4 31 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (19.35%) Configuration Management
6 21 (13.55%) BDD
6 21 (13.55%) Load Balancing
7 17 (10.97%) Scrum
7 17 (10.97%) Auto-Scaling
8 16 (10.32%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.68%) Web Development
9 15 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 14 (9.03%) Kanban
11 13 (8.39%) MVC
12 12 (7.74%) Migration
12 12 (7.74%) MapReduce
13 10 (6.45%) Test Automation
14 9 (5.81%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (4.52%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (37.42%) Java
2 49 (31.61%) Ruby
3 47 (30.32%) Python
4 23 (14.84%) Bash Shell
5 22 (14.19%) PHP
6 17 (10.97%) JavaScript
7 14 (9.03%) SQL
8 12 (7.74%) Perl
9 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.23%) Go
11 4 (2.58%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.94%) Scala
13 2 (1.29%) C#
13 2 (1.29%) Clojure
14 1 (0.65%) R
14 1 (0.65%) PHP5
14 1 (0.65%) Groovy
14 1 (0.65%) C++
14 1 (0.65%) C
14 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (11.61%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) RHCE
2 4 (2.58%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.74%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.03%) Docker
2 12 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.52%) VirtualBox
3 7 (4.52%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.87%) Postfix
4 6 (3.87%) Sendmail
4 6 (3.87%) Xen
5 2 (1.29%) vSphere
6 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.65%) Varnish
6 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 63 (40.65%) Puppet
2 41 (26.45%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (15.48%) Vagrant
4 16 (10.32%) Cacti
5 13 (8.39%) Nagios
6 9 (5.81%) Salt
7 5 (3.23%) Ansible
7 5 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (1.94%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.29%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.65%) Graphite
10 1 (0.65%) SELinux
10 1 (0.65%) SCCM
10 1 (0.65%) MOM
10 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.65%) OpenView
Vendors
1 41 (26.45%) Red Hat
2 24 (15.48%) Oracle
3 14 (9.03%) VMware
4 13 (8.39%) Percona
5 8 (5.16%) SAP
6 6 (3.87%) Cisco
6 6 (3.87%) Veeam
6 6 (3.87%) Akamai
7 5 (3.23%) HP
8 4 (2.58%) Citrix
8 4 (2.58%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.58%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.58%) Brocade
8 4 (2.58%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.94%) hybris
9 3 (1.94%) RightScale
9 3 (1.94%) New Relic
10 2 (1.29%) Teradata
10 2 (1.29%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.65%) Vertica
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