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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 497 565 552
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -13
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 147 58 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.00% 1.88% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 40 34
Median daily rate £475 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £293 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.44% +3.75%
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
4897 3078 2121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.13% 5.59% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3390 1974 1369
Median daily rate £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 83 40
Median hourly rate £20.25 £30.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +84.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £14.55 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +82 132 £475 +14.45% 28
London +60 77 £500 +31.14% 14
North West -18 20 £499 +17.35%
Cardiff - 13 £450 -
Wales - 13 £450 -
South Wales - 13 £450 -
South East -5 10 £475 +15.85% 3
Cheshire -15 10 £513 +24.24%
Yorkshire +8 9 £450 +8.43% 3
West Yorkshire +1 9 £450 +8.43% 3
Leeds +1 9 £450 +8.43% 1
City of London +51 7 £475 +5.55% 2
East of England +15 7 £488 - 4
Oxfordshire +2 7 £475 +15.85%
Cambridge - 7 £488 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £488 - 1
South West -1 6 £400 - 1
Oxford +7 5 £475 -5.00%
Macclesfield - 5 £488 -
Merseyside - 5 £468 -
Liverpool - 5 £468 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £400 -
Manchester - 3 £525 -
Lancashire +3 2 £409 -
Bromley - 2 £400 -
Warwickshire - 2 £413 -
East Midlands - 2 £410 - 2
West Midlands - 2 £413 -
Cirencester - 2 £400 -
Preston - 2 £409 -

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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.

1 226 (88.98%) Amazon AWS
2 150 (59.06%) Amazon EC2
3 110 (43.31%) DevOps
4 109 (42.91%) Linux
5 107 (42.13%) Java
5 107 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (31.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 79 (31.10%) Amazon RDS
8 71 (27.95%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (27.56%) Jenkins
10 65 (25.59%) Amazon SQS
10 65 (25.59%) Web Services
11 60 (23.62%) Python
12 52 (20.47%) Amazon ELB
12 52 (20.47%) Puppet
12 52 (20.47%) Route 53
13 49 (19.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 49 (19.29%) Docker
14 46 (18.11%) Git (software)
14 46 (18.11%) Windows
15 44 (17.32%) Ansible
15 44 (17.32%) Opscode Chef
16 42 (16.54%) MySQL
16 42 (16.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 40 (15.75%) SQL
17 40 (15.75%) Ruby
17 40 (15.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 39 (15.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 39 (15.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 39 (15.35%) CloudFront

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 31 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 24 (9.45%) JBoss
3 22 (8.66%) IIS
4 20 (7.87%) Node.js
5 18 (7.09%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (6.30%) WebSphere
7 13 (5.12%) Apache
8 12 (4.72%) WebLogic
9 11 (4.33%) Apache Spark
10 10 (3.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (3.15%) Confluence
11 8 (3.15%) nginx
12 7 (2.76%) OpenStack
13 6 (2.36%) Apache Solr
14 5 (1.97%) Jetty
15 4 (1.57%) Apache Pig
16 2 (0.79%) DNN
16 2 (0.79%) Drupal
16 2 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
16 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.39%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 226 (88.98%) Amazon AWS
2 150 (59.06%) Amazon EC2
3 80 (31.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 65 (25.59%) Amazon SQS
5 52 (20.47%) Amazon ELB
5 52 (20.47%) Route 53
6 42 (16.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 40 (15.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 39 (15.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 39 (15.35%) CloudFront
8 39 (15.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 37 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (9.06%) Cloud Computing
11 19 (7.48%) Amazon Kinesis
12 12 (4.72%) IaaS
13 11 (4.33%) Amazon Glacier
13 11 (4.33%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (3.94%) Amazon EMR
15 9 (3.54%) GitHub
16 8 (3.15%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.48%) DNS
2 17 (6.69%) HTTP
3 16 (6.30%) SSL
4 14 (5.51%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.54%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (3.15%) Firewall
6 8 (3.15%) LAN
7 7 (2.76%) DHCP
8 6 (2.36%) LDAP
8 6 (2.36%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (2.36%) SAN
8 6 (2.36%) WAN
9 4 (1.57%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.57%) Internet
9 4 (1.57%) VPN
10 3 (1.18%) FTP
10 3 (1.18%) IPsec
11 2 (0.79%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.79%) VLAN
12 1 (0.39%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (31.10%) Amazon RDS
2 49 (19.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 42 (16.54%) MySQL
4 34 (13.39%) MongoDB
5 24 (9.45%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (9.06%) NoSQL
7 21 (8.27%) Amazon Redshift
8 20 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (7.09%) Redis
10 16 (6.30%) Relational Database
11 15 (5.91%) Big Data
12 14 (5.51%) Hadoop
13 12 (4.72%) SQL Server
14 11 (4.33%) MarkLogic
14 11 (4.33%) Neo4j
14 11 (4.33%) Star Schema
15 8 (3.15%) Apache Hive
15 8 (3.15%) Impala
16 6 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 70 (27.56%) Jenkins
2 46 (18.11%) Git (software)
3 23 (9.06%) JUnit
4 22 (8.66%) TeamCity
5 21 (8.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (7.48%) Maven
6 19 (7.48%) Vagrant
7 18 (7.09%) Cucumber
8 15 (5.91%) Selenium
9 14 (5.51%) JIRA
10 11 (4.33%) ERwin
10 11 (4.33%) Talend Open Studio
10 11 (4.33%) Travis CI
11 10 (3.94%) Subversion
12 8 (3.15%) Mockito
12 8 (3.15%) RSpec
12 8 (3.15%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (2.76%) GitLab
13 7 (2.76%) Grunt
14 6 (2.36%) Hudson
General
1 32 (12.60%) Finance
2 9 (3.54%) Banking
3 8 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.97%) Retail
5 4 (1.57%) Publishing
6 2 (0.79%) Advertising
6 2 (0.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Billing
7 1 (0.39%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (23.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 58 (22.83%) Developer
3 41 (16.14%) Architect
3 41 (16.14%) AWS Engineer
4 25 (9.84%) Cloud Engineer
5 22 (8.66%) Java Developer
6 19 (7.48%) Administrator
7 18 (7.09%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.91%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 15 (5.91%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (5.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 14 (5.51%) AWS Administrator
10 13 (5.12%) Cloud Architect
10 13 (5.12%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (4.72%) AWS Developer
11 12 (4.72%) Consultant
11 12 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (4.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (3.94%) AWS Architect
13 10 (3.94%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (25.59%) Web Services
2 29 (11.42%) HTML
3 24 (9.45%) .NET
4 21 (8.27%) CSS
4 21 (8.27%) HTML5
5 20 (7.87%) REST
6 15 (5.91%) LAMP
7 14 (5.51%) J2EE
8 12 (4.72%) Kafka
8 12 (4.72%) Spring
9 10 (3.94%) JSON
10 9 (3.54%) EJB
10 9 (3.54%) ELK Stack
10 9 (3.54%) RESTful
10 9 (3.54%) XML
11 8 (3.15%) CSS3
12 7 (2.76%) D3.js
13 6 (2.36%) Lucene
13 6 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (1.97%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.69%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.72%) Data Integration
2 12 (4.72%) Visualisation
3 10 (3.94%) PKI
4 9 (3.54%) User Experience
5 7 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.36%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.36%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.57%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (1.57%) MPEG
8 4 (1.57%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.18%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.18%) Fintech
9 3 (1.18%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.18%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.79%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 109 (42.91%) Linux
2 46 (18.11%) Windows
3 23 (9.06%) Unix
4 14 (5.51%) Debian
5 11 (4.33%) CentOS
6 7 (2.76%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.76%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.36%) AIX
7 6 (2.36%) Android
8 5 (1.97%) Solaris
9 3 (1.18%) Fedora
9 3 (1.18%) HPUX
9 3 (1.18%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (43.31%) DevOps
2 107 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (27.95%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (14.17%) TDD
5 34 (13.39%) SOA
6 32 (12.60%) Migration
7 28 (11.02%) BDD
8 24 (9.45%) Configuration Management
9 22 (8.66%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (8.66%) Scrum
10 20 (7.87%) Auto-Scaling
10 20 (7.87%) Software Engineering
11 19 (7.48%) Open Source
12 17 (6.69%) ETL
12 17 (6.69%) SDLC
13 16 (6.30%) Data Modelling
14 14 (5.51%) Analytics
14 14 (5.51%) OO
15 13 (5.12%) Performance Monitoring
16 12 (4.72%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 107 (42.13%) Java
2 60 (23.62%) Python
3 40 (15.75%) Ruby
3 40 (15.75%) SQL
4 25 (9.84%) Bash Shell
5 24 (9.45%) JavaScript
6 17 (6.69%) Perl
7 15 (5.91%) PHP
8 10 (3.94%) C#
9 8 (3.15%) Go
9 8 (3.15%) Scala
10 7 (2.76%) C++
10 7 (2.76%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.97%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.57%) C
12 4 (1.57%) Clojure
12 4 (1.57%) R
13 2 (0.79%) F#
13 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (5.51%) Degree
2 8 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.97%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.57%) CCNA
5 4 (1.57%) ISEB
5 4 (1.57%) PhD
6 3 (1.18%) IISP
7 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.39%) CCIE
8 1 (0.39%) CISSP
8 1 (0.39%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.30%) QA
2 11 (4.33%) SLA
3 4 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (19.29%) Docker
2 14 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (2.36%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.36%) Xen
5 4 (1.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.79%) HDFS
6 2 (0.79%) iptables
6 2 (0.79%) NFS
6 2 (0.79%) Squid
6 2 (0.79%) Varnish
6 2 (0.79%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.79%) vSphere
6 2 (0.79%) XenApp
7 1 (0.39%) Firmware
7 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.39%) qmail
7 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 52 (20.47%) Puppet
2 44 (17.32%) Ansible
2 44 (17.32%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (7.48%) Packer
4 15 (5.91%) Mesos
5 14 (5.51%) Terraform
6 12 (4.72%) logstash
7 11 (4.33%) Piwik
8 10 (3.94%) Fluentd
9 8 (3.15%) Kibana
10 6 (2.36%) Kubernetes
11 3 (1.18%) SCOM
11 3 (1.18%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.79%) Bacula
12 2 (0.79%) Graphite
12 2 (0.79%) Nessus
12 2 (0.79%) Oozie
12 2 (0.79%) Rundeck
12 2 (0.79%) SCCM
13 1 (0.39%) cPanel
Vendors
1 31 (12.20%) Oracle
2 25 (9.84%) VMware
3 16 (6.30%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.33%) Citrix
4 11 (4.33%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.33%) Talend
5 10 (3.94%) Google
6 9 (3.54%) Atlassian
7 8 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.76%) Concur
8 7 (2.76%) Infor
8 7 (2.76%) NetApp
8 7 (2.76%) SAP
9 6 (2.36%) Cloudera
9 6 (2.36%) New Relic
9 6 (2.36%) Tableau
10 5 (1.97%) EMC
11 4 (1.57%) Adobe
11 4 (1.57%) Rackspace
11 4 (1.57%) Sun
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