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 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 514 552 520
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -32
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 72 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.076% 0.051%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.20% 2.85% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 29 19
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£425 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
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 - - -

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
2252 1437 886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.04% 2.66% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 877 535
Average daily rate £425 £416 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 28 16
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.26 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.34% -16.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.40 £31.00
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

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 1 April 2015.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amazon S3
Top 30 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 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
England +19 68 £425 +6.25% 33
London +24 31 £450 +5.88% 22
North West -16 21 £413 +4.76% 4
Cheshire -8 15 £400 +1.58% 3
South East -12 9 £425 +41.66% 4
City of London +26 8 £404 -12.70% 1
Chester 0 7 £425 +17.24% 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £418 -
Oxford - 4 £425 -
South West +1 3 £400 -5.88%
Bristol -1 3 £400 -5.88%
Manchester -10 2 - - 1
Leeds - 2 £409 -
Berkshire - 2 £425 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £409 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £409 - 1
East of England - 2 - - 2
Hampshire -7 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 - 1
Leamington Spa - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Beckenham - - - - 2
Bicester - - - -

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 135 (85.99%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (77.71%) Amazon EC2
3 71 (45.22%) Puppet
4 70 (44.59%) Linux
5 67 (42.68%) Web Services
6 63 (40.13%) DevOps
7 58 (36.94%) Java
8 51 (32.48%) CentOS
8 51 (32.48%) Ruby
9 49 (31.21%) Python
10 47 (29.94%) Opscode Chef
11 45 (28.66%) Red Hat
12 40 (25.48%) Amazon ELB
13 38 (24.20%) Jenkins
13 38 (24.20%) Apache
13 38 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (21.66%) TDD
15 33 (21.02%) Tomcat
15 33 (21.02%) MySQL
15 33 (21.02%) Configuration Management
15 33 (21.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 32 (20.38%) Amazon RDS
16 32 (20.38%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (17.83%) Bash Shell
17 28 (17.83%) UNIX
17 28 (17.83%) Route 53
17 28 (17.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 27 (17.20%) Vagrant
19 26 (16.56%) PHP
19 26 (16.56%) Open Source

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 38 (24.20%) Apache
2 33 (21.02%) Tomcat
3 26 (16.56%) nginx
4 12 (7.64%) Apache Spark
5 8 (5.10%) WebSphere
5 8 (5.10%) Node.js
6 6 (3.82%) JBoss
6 6 (3.82%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (3.82%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.55%) IIS
8 3 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.91%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.64%) Lync
10 1 (0.64%) Drupal
10 1 (0.64%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (2.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 135 (85.99%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (77.71%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (25.48%) Amazon ELB
4 33 (21.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 28 (17.83%) Route 53
5 28 (17.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 23 (14.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (10.83%) Amazon SQS
8 15 (9.55%) Amazon EMR
9 13 (8.28%) ElastiCache
9 13 (8.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 9 (5.73%) Heroku
11 8 (5.10%) Amazon Glacier
12 7 (4.46%) PaaS
13 5 (3.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (3.18%) CloudFront
13 5 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (3.18%) SaaS
14 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
15 2 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.29%) Firewall
2 17 (10.83%) Internet
3 13 (8.28%) DNS
4 9 (5.73%) Network Security
5 8 (5.10%) DHCP
5 8 (5.10%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.46%) SSL
7 5 (3.18%) VPN
7 5 (3.18%) HTTP
7 5 (3.18%) DSL
8 4 (2.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.27%) SSH
9 2 (1.27%) LDAP
10 1 (0.64%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.64%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.02%) MySQL
2 32 (20.38%) Amazon RDS
3 21 (13.38%) MongoDB
4 18 (11.46%) Hadoop
5 17 (10.83%) NoSQL
6 14 (8.92%) Big Data
7 13 (8.28%) Redis
8 7 (4.46%) SQL Server
9 6 (3.82%) Hazelcast
10 4 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.55%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.91%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.91%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.91%) SimpleDB
12 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.64%) Azkaban
13 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (24.20%) Jenkins
2 22 (14.01%) Maven
3 18 (11.46%) Cucumber
4 16 (10.19%) Hudson
5 15 (9.55%) Git (software)
6 14 (8.92%) JUnit
7 13 (8.28%) RSpec
8 9 (5.73%) Selenium
9 7 (4.46%) Mockito
9 7 (4.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.55%) Subversion
11 2 (1.27%) Gerrit
11 2 (1.27%) Grunt
11 2 (1.27%) Gradle
12 1 (0.64%) JIRA
12 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (8.28%) Finance
1 13 (8.28%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.64%) Marketing
3 6 (3.82%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.82%) Electronics
4 5 (3.18%) Banking
5 4 (2.55%) Advertising
6 3 (1.91%) Publishing
7 2 (1.27%) Retail
8 1 (0.64%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (35.03%) Developer
2 32 (20.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (15.29%) Java Developer
4 15 (9.55%) Architect
5 10 (6.37%) Consultant
5 10 (6.37%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 9 (5.73%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (3.82%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (3.82%) Software Engineer
7 6 (3.82%) AWS Consultant
7 6 (3.82%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (3.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.18%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.18%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.18%) Linux Support
8 5 (3.18%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (3.18%) Linux Support Engineer
9 4 (2.55%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (42.68%) Web Services
2 25 (15.92%) RESTful
2 25 (15.92%) HTML
3 24 (15.29%) JSON
4 23 (14.65%) Spring
4 23 (14.65%) CSS
5 22 (14.01%) HTML5
6 16 (10.19%) AngularJS
7 15 (9.55%) REST
8 13 (8.28%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (8.28%) XML
8 13 (8.28%) LAMP
9 11 (7.01%) Hibernate
10 9 (5.73%) Apache Avro
10 9 (5.73%) JPA
11 8 (5.10%) Ajax
12 7 (4.46%) Apache Camel
12 7 (4.46%) Spring MVC
13 6 (3.82%) EJB
13 6 (3.82%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.56%) Open Source
2 17 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.92%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.64%) Mobile App
5 10 (6.37%) Statistics
6 6 (3.82%) DTV
7 5 (3.18%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.18%) Data Integration
7 5 (3.18%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (2.55%) Clustering
8 4 (2.55%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.91%) User Experience
9 3 (1.91%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.91%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.27%) Replication
11 1 (0.64%) Xbox
11 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.64%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 70 (44.59%) Linux
2 51 (32.48%) CentOS
3 28 (17.83%) UNIX
4 24 (15.29%) Windows
5 14 (8.92%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.10%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.46%) Android
8 4 (2.55%) Fedora
9 3 (1.91%) Debian
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.64%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.64%) AIX
11 1 (0.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (40.13%) DevOps
2 38 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.66%) TDD
4 33 (21.02%) Configuration Management
5 32 (20.38%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (15.29%) Load Balancing
7 21 (13.38%) Auto-Scaling
8 20 (12.74%) BDD
9 18 (11.46%) Scrum
10 16 (10.19%) E-Commerce
10 16 (10.19%) Kanban
11 14 (8.92%) Web Development
12 13 (8.28%) MapReduce
12 13 (8.28%) MVC
12 13 (8.28%) Migration
13 12 (7.64%) Test Automation
13 12 (7.64%) Software Engineering
14 9 (5.73%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (4.46%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (36.94%) Java
2 51 (32.48%) Ruby
3 49 (31.21%) Python
4 28 (17.83%) Bash Shell
5 26 (16.56%) PHP
6 20 (12.74%) SQL
7 19 (12.10%) JavaScript
8 14 (8.92%) Perl
9 7 (4.46%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.18%) Golang
11 4 (2.55%) C++
12 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.91%) Scala
13 2 (1.27%) C#
13 2 (1.27%) Clojure
14 1 (0.64%) R
14 1 (0.64%) C
14 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.64%) PHP5
14 1 (0.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (11.46%) Degree
2 4 (2.55%) RHCE
3 1 (0.64%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.55%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.92%) Docker
2 11 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.46%) VirtualBox
3 7 (4.46%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.82%) Postfix
4 6 (3.82%) Sendmail
4 6 (3.82%) Xen
5 2 (1.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 71 (45.22%) Puppet
2 47 (29.94%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (17.20%) Vagrant
4 17 (10.83%) Cacti
5 14 (8.92%) Nagios
6 10 (6.37%) Salt
7 5 (3.18%) HAProxy
7 5 (3.18%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (2.55%) Ansible
9 2 (1.27%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.64%) SELinux
10 1 (0.64%) Graphite
10 1 (0.64%) OpenView
10 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (28.66%) Red Hat
2 24 (15.29%) Oracle
3 15 (9.55%) Percona
4 13 (8.28%) VMware
5 8 (5.10%) SAP
6 6 (3.82%) Veeam
6 6 (3.82%) HP
6 6 (3.82%) Cisco
6 6 (3.82%) Akamai
6 6 (3.82%) RightScale
7 4 (2.55%) Brocade
7 4 (2.55%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.55%) 3PAR
8 3 (1.91%) Citrix
9 2 (1.27%) hybris
9 2 (1.27%) Teradata
9 2 (1.27%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.64%) Vertica
10 1 (0.64%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.64%) Cloudera
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