The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
UK
Rank 434 527 541
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +14
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 168 109 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.94% 2.74% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 70 55
Median daily rate £500 £469 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £431
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +8.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
5719 3984 2534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.57% 7.78% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4053 2781 1629
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 59 87
Median hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £13.80 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.80 £80.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
England +70 157 £500 +5.26% 39
London +61 105 £500 +7.52% 22
North West +15 16 £404 -19.25% 3
South West +4 12 £500 +28.20%
City of London +7 10 £525 +12.00% 6
South East +22 8 £450 -12.19% 3
Wales - 8 £425 -
Manchester +12 7 £375 -22.68% 3
Cardiff - 6 £425 -
South Wales - 6 £425 -
Cheshire +23 5 £600 +14.28%
Gloucestershire +7 5 £500 +25.00%
East Midlands - 5 £363 -
Bristol - 5 £500 -
East of England -4 4 £538 +65.38% 2
North East - 4 £550 - 2
Cramlington - 4 £550 -
Northampton - 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 4 - -
Northumberland - 4 £550 -
Yorkshire +21 3 £400 - 2
Surrey +7 3 - - 2
Macclesfield +2 3 £600 +20.00%
Hampshire - 3 £450 -
Staines - 3 - - 2
Scotland +14 2 £413 +3.12% 1
West Yorkshire +13 2 £413 - 2
Hertfordshire -7 2 £525 +61.53%
Croydon - 2 - -
Edinburgh +16 1 £450 +12.50%

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 340 (95.24%) Amazon AWS
2 253 (70.87%) Amazon EC2
3 191 (53.50%) Linux
4 173 (48.46%) DevOps
5 170 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 144 (40.34%) Amazon RDS
7 130 (36.41%) Jenkins
8 120 (33.61%) Python
9 116 (32.49%) Puppet
10 112 (31.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 108 (30.25%) Java
12 105 (29.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 97 (27.17%) Web Services
14 89 (24.93%) Terraform
15 88 (24.65%) Route 53
16 84 (23.53%) Amazon ELB
17 83 (23.25%) Ansible
17 83 (23.25%) Continuous Integration
18 82 (22.97%) Docker
19 78 (21.85%) Bash Shell
20 73 (20.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
21 69 (19.33%) Big Data
22 66 (18.49%) Opscode Chef
22 66 (18.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
23 64 (17.93%) Amazon SQS
24 63 (17.65%) Ruby
24 63 (17.65%) Windows
25 61 (17.09%) Git (software)
26 60 (16.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
27 58 (16.25%) Microservices

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills 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 56 (15.69%) nginx
2 42 (11.76%) Apache Spark
3 36 (10.08%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (8.96%) Apache
4 32 (8.96%) Confluence
4 32 (8.96%) Tomcat
5 22 (6.16%) IIS
6 12 (3.36%) Apache Pig
6 12 (3.36%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.80%) JBoss
7 10 (2.80%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.68%) SAS
10 4 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.84%) Jetty
11 3 (0.84%) Mongrel
12 2 (0.56%) GemFire
12 2 (0.56%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.56%) Mule
12 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) SPSS
2 1 (0.28%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 340 (95.24%) Amazon AWS
2 253 (70.87%) Amazon EC2
3 112 (31.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 105 (29.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 88 (24.65%) Route 53
6 84 (23.53%) Amazon ELB
7 73 (20.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 64 (17.93%) Amazon SQS
9 60 (16.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 51 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
11 48 (13.45%) CloudFront
12 44 (12.32%) Amazon EMR
13 38 (10.64%) AWS CloudTrail
14 34 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
15 30 (8.40%) Amazon Kinesis
15 30 (8.40%) PaaS
16 28 (7.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 17 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
18 15 (4.20%) GitHub
19 10 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (12.89%) VPN
2 24 (6.72%) HTTP
2 24 (6.72%) SSL
3 22 (6.16%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.08%) DNS
5 9 (2.52%) Kerberos
6 8 (2.24%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.24%) LDAP
7 7 (1.96%) Firewall
7 7 (1.96%) Internet
7 7 (1.96%) Network Security
8 6 (1.68%) DSL
9 5 (1.40%) LAN
9 5 (1.40%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (1.40%) WAN
10 4 (1.12%) DHCP
10 4 (1.12%) IPsec
11 3 (0.84%) FTP
11 3 (0.84%) SMTP
12 2 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (40.34%) Amazon RDS
2 69 (19.33%) Big Data
3 66 (18.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 51 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 47 (13.17%) NoSQL
6 45 (12.61%) MongoDB
7 38 (10.64%) MySQL
8 35 (9.80%) Amazon Redshift
8 35 (9.80%) SQL Server
9 29 (8.12%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (7.84%) Apache Hive
11 23 (6.44%) HBase
12 19 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (4.48%) Relational Database
14 11 (3.08%) Neo4j
14 11 (3.08%) Redis
15 10 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (2.80%) Presto
15 10 (2.80%) RDBMS
16 8 (2.24%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 130 (36.41%) Jenkins
2 61 (17.09%) Git (software)
3 35 (9.80%) JIRA
4 30 (8.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 21 (5.88%) Vagrant
6 20 (5.60%) JUnit
7 17 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 17 (4.76%) TeamCity
8 16 (4.48%) Maven
9 13 (3.64%) Cucumber
10 10 (2.80%) Mockito
10 10 (2.80%) RSpec
11 9 (2.52%) Subversion
12 8 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (1.96%) Artifactory
14 6 (1.68%) GitLab
15 4 (1.12%) SonarQube
15 4 (1.12%) Travis CI
15 4 (1.12%) Visual Studio
16 3 (0.84%) git-flow
General
1 21 (5.88%) Finance
2 13 (3.64%) Games
3 5 (1.40%) Retail
4 4 (1.12%) Multimedia
4 4 (1.12%) Publishing
5 3 (0.84%) Banking
6 2 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.28%) Advertising
7 1 (0.28%) Back Office
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (31.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 83 (23.25%) AWS Engineer
3 75 (21.01%) AWS DevOps
4 74 (20.73%) Developer
5 38 (10.64%) Architect
6 28 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 24 (6.72%) Data Engineer
8 19 (5.32%) AWS Architect
8 19 (5.32%) Big Data Engineer
8 19 (5.32%) Cloud Engineer
9 18 (5.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 15 (4.20%) Java Engineer
10 15 (4.20%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (4.20%) Software Engineer
11 14 (3.92%) Administrator
11 14 (3.92%) AWS Developer
11 14 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (3.64%) Consultant
13 12 (3.36%) .NET Developer
13 12 (3.36%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (27.17%) Web Services
2 46 (12.89%) REST
3 42 (11.76%) HTML
4 33 (9.24%) JSON
5 32 (8.96%) .NET
6 28 (7.84%) Elastic Stack
7 27 (7.56%) Spring
8 24 (6.72%) Kafka
9 23 (6.44%) RESTful
10 22 (6.16%) XML
11 20 (5.60%) CSS
12 19 (5.32%) HTML5
13 18 (5.04%) J2EE
14 16 (4.48%) Node.js
15 13 (3.64%) ASP.NET
16 12 (3.36%) Akka
16 12 (3.36%) SOAP
17 10 (2.80%) AngularJS
17 10 (2.80%) Swagger
18 9 (2.52%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.04%) Data Centre
2 14 (3.92%) Public Cloud
3 12 (3.36%) PKI
4 11 (3.08%) Algorithms
4 11 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.84%) User Experience
9 2 (0.56%) CESG
9 2 (0.56%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.56%) Clustering
9 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.56%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.56%) Smart Energy
9 2 (0.56%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 191 (53.50%) Linux
2 63 (17.65%) Windows
3 37 (10.36%) CentOS
4 34 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (8.96%) Unix
6 9 (2.52%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.68%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.12%) Android
8 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.12%) CoreOS
8 4 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.56%) AIX
9 2 (0.56%) Debian
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.28%) OS/2
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (48.46%) DevOps
2 170 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (23.25%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (16.25%) Microservices
5 54 (15.13%) Configuration Management
6 49 (13.73%) Auto-Scaling
7 41 (11.48%) Scrum
8 39 (10.92%) Software Engineering
9 30 (8.40%) Continuous Delivery
10 29 (8.12%) Analytics
10 29 (8.12%) Migration
10 29 (8.12%) TDD
11 23 (6.44%) Change Management
11 23 (6.44%) E-Commerce
11 23 (6.44%) ETL
12 22 (6.16%) Web Development
13 21 (5.88%) BDD
13 21 (5.88%) Open Source
14 18 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (5.04%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 120 (33.61%) Python
2 108 (30.25%) Java
3 78 (21.85%) Bash Shell
4 63 (17.65%) Ruby
5 44 (12.32%) SQL
6 40 (11.20%) Scala
7 35 (9.80%) Perl
8 30 (8.40%) JavaScript
9 29 (8.12%) C#
10 23 (6.44%) C
11 22 (6.16%) PHP
12 21 (5.88%) PowerShell
13 16 (4.48%) R
14 13 (3.64%) C++
15 12 (3.36%) Go
16 7 (1.96%) ActionScript
16 7 (1.96%) ActionScript 2.0
17 6 (1.68%) Shell Script
18 5 (1.40%) PL/SQL
19 4 (1.12%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 38 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 34 (9.52%) AWS Certification
3 25 (7.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.92%) Degree
5 10 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.84%) PhD
8 2 (0.56%) CCNA
8 2 (0.56%) CCNP
8 2 (0.56%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) CISSP
9 1 (0.28%) IISP
9 1 (0.28%) ISEB
9 1 (0.28%) MCSE
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.76%) QA
2 5 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (22.97%) Docker
2 22 (6.16%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.76%) HDFS
3 17 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.40%) LXC
5 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.40%) vSphere
6 4 (1.12%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.12%) Xen
7 2 (0.56%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.28%) iptables
8 1 (0.28%) Varnish
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 116 (32.49%) Puppet
2 89 (24.93%) Terraform
3 83 (23.25%) Ansible
4 66 (18.49%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (7.56%) Kubernetes
6 15 (4.20%) logstash
7 14 (3.92%) Mesos
8 10 (2.80%) Hadoop YARN
8 10 (2.80%) Kibana
9 9 (2.52%) Salt
10 8 (2.24%) Nagios
10 8 (2.24%) Packer
10 8 (2.24%) Rundeck
11 7 (1.96%) Marathon
11 7 (1.96%) SELinux
12 6 (1.68%) Graphite
13 5 (1.40%) collectd
13 5 (1.40%) Grafana
13 5 (1.40%) HAProxy
13 5 (1.40%) StatsD
Vendors
1 35 (9.80%) Oracle
2 31 (8.68%) VMware
3 29 (8.12%) Red Hat
4 22 (6.16%) New Relic
5 19 (5.32%) Atlassian
6 17 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 15 (4.20%) Google
8 10 (2.80%) SaltStack
9 9 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (2.52%) Tableau
10 7 (1.96%) Cloudera
10 7 (1.96%) IBM
11 6 (1.68%) Hortonworks
11 6 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (1.68%) SAP
11 6 (1.68%) Trend Micro
12 5 (1.40%) Assembla
12 5 (1.40%) Rackspace
12 5 (1.40%) Sybase
12 5 (1.40%) Teradata
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