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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 493 563 548
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -15
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 151 81 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.74% 2.36% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 47 48
Median daily rate £463 £415 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £333 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
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
5507 3430 2278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.18% 6.02% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3872 2269 1474
Median daily rate £463 £415 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 47 54
Median hourly rate £17.00 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £32.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +35 136 £475 +13.09% 31
London +40 73 £504 +22.12% 23
South East +11 24 £475 -5.00% 1
North West -22 15 £468 -4.10% 2
Wales - 15 £450 -
Cardiff - 15 £450 -
South Wales - 15 £450 -
South West - 12 £450 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 9 £475 -5.00%
Surrey +3 9 £475 +52.00%
City of London +46 8 £525 +20.68% 7
Merseyside +3 8 £468 +55.83% 1
Liverpool - 8 £468 - 1
Oxford -5 7 £475 -5.00%
Bristol - 6 £450 - 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £400 -
East Midlands - 6 £398 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £275 -
Lincolnshire - 4 £388 - 3
Reigate - 4 £475 -
East of England - 4 £425 - 1
Yorkshire +1 3 £475 +14.45%
West Yorkshire -1 3 £475 +14.45%
Cheshire -18 3 £450 -10.00% 1
Redhill - 3 £475 -
Lincoln - 3 £375 - 2
Chester -11 2 £438 -
Leeds -12 2 £475 +14.45%
Manchester - 2 £523 -
Lancashire - 2 £409 -

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 248 (89.86%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
3 140 (50.72%) DevOps
4 119 (43.12%) Linux
5 115 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (38.04%) Java
7 84 (30.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 76 (27.54%) Amazon RDS
9 70 (25.36%) Continuous Integration
10 67 (24.28%) Puppet
11 66 (23.91%) Jenkins
12 65 (23.55%) Amazon SQS
13 64 (23.19%) Python
14 63 (22.83%) Ruby
15 61 (22.10%) Docker
15 61 (22.10%) Git (software)
16 60 (21.74%) Route 53
17 57 (20.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 56 (20.29%) Ansible
19 55 (19.93%) Web Services
20 54 (19.57%) Opscode Chef
21 52 (18.84%) Amazon ELB
22 51 (18.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
23 49 (17.75%) TDD
24 48 (17.39%) MySQL
25 43 (15.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
25 43 (15.58%) CloudFront
25 43 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
26 42 (15.22%) Windows
27 39 (14.13%) Finance

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 34 (12.32%) Tomcat
2 28 (10.14%) WebSphere
3 26 (9.42%) WebLogic
4 24 (8.70%) Apache
5 22 (7.97%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (5.80%) Apache Spark
6 16 (5.80%) IIS
7 15 (5.43%) JBoss
8 13 (4.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (2.90%) Confluence
10 6 (2.17%) nginx
11 5 (1.81%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.81%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.09%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.09%) CMS
12 3 (1.09%) Jetty
13 2 (0.72%) Drupal
13 2 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.72%) SAS
14 1 (0.36%) DNN
Applications
1 4 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.54%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.36%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 248 (89.86%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
3 84 (30.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 65 (23.55%) Amazon SQS
5 60 (21.74%) Route 53
6 52 (18.84%) Amazon ELB
7 51 (18.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 43 (15.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 43 (15.58%) CloudFront
8 43 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 32 (11.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 25 (9.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 17 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (5.80%) GitHub
13 14 (5.07%) Amazon Kinesis
13 14 (5.07%) AWS Lambda
14 11 (3.99%) Amazon EMR
15 9 (3.26%) IaaS
16 8 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
17 7 (2.54%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.07%) DNS
2 13 (4.71%) SSL
3 12 (4.35%) HTTP
3 12 (4.35%) Internet
4 11 (3.99%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (3.26%) Firewall
7 8 (2.90%) VPN
8 7 (2.54%) LAN
8 7 (2.54%) SAN
9 6 (2.17%) WAN
10 5 (1.81%) DHCP
11 4 (1.45%) HTTPS
11 4 (1.45%) Kerberos
12 3 (1.09%) FTP
12 3 (1.09%) IPsec
12 3 (1.09%) LDAP
13 2 (0.72%) OpenVPN
14 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
14 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (27.54%) Amazon RDS
2 57 (20.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 48 (17.39%) MySQL
4 35 (12.68%) NoSQL
5 30 (10.87%) Hadoop
6 22 (7.97%) MongoDB
6 22 (7.97%) Redis
7 19 (6.88%) Big Data
7 19 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (5.80%) Amazon Redshift
9 14 (5.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (5.07%) Neo4j
10 13 (4.71%) Relational Database
11 11 (3.99%) Impala
11 11 (3.99%) SQL Server
11 11 (3.99%) Star Schema
12 10 (3.62%) MarkLogic
13 9 (3.26%) Apache Hive
13 9 (3.26%) Cloudera CDH
14 8 (2.90%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 66 (23.91%) Jenkins
2 61 (22.10%) Git (software)
3 29 (10.51%) TeamCity
4 27 (9.78%) JUnit
5 25 (9.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 24 (8.70%) Subversion
7 21 (7.61%) Cucumber
7 21 (7.61%) Vagrant
8 18 (6.52%) Maven
9 16 (5.80%) JIRA
10 14 (5.07%) Selenium
11 11 (3.99%) ERwin
11 11 (3.99%) Mockito
11 11 (3.99%) RSpec
11 11 (3.99%) Talend Open Studio
12 10 (3.62%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (2.54%) GitLab
13 7 (2.54%) Travis CI
14 6 (2.17%) Grunt
15 5 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 39 (14.13%) Finance
2 11 (3.99%) Publishing
3 9 (3.26%) Banking
4 6 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.81%) Retail
6 2 (0.72%) Advertising
6 2 (0.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Billing
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 78 (28.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 66 (23.91%) Developer
3 48 (17.39%) AWS Engineer
4 41 (14.86%) AWS DevOps
5 37 (13.41%) Architect
6 31 (11.23%) Java Developer
7 21 (7.61%) Administrator
7 21 (7.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 20 (7.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 19 (6.88%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.52%) AWS Developer
11 17 (6.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 17 (6.16%) Linux Engineer
12 15 (5.43%) DevOps Administrator
12 15 (5.43%) Senior DevOps
12 15 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
13 14 (5.07%) Consultant
14 13 (4.71%) Cloud Architect
14 13 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
15 12 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.93%) Web Services
2 35 (12.68%) HTML
3 28 (10.14%) Node.js
4 27 (9.78%) HTML5
5 25 (9.06%) REST
6 22 (7.97%) .NET
7 21 (7.61%) CSS
8 14 (5.07%) AngularJS
8 14 (5.07%) JSON
8 14 (5.07%) Spring
9 13 (4.71%) Kafka
9 13 (4.71%) XML
10 12 (4.35%) EJB
11 11 (3.99%) J2EE
11 11 (3.99%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (3.62%) LAMP
13 9 (3.26%) CSS3
13 9 (3.26%) ELK Stack
14 8 (2.90%) jQuery
14 8 (2.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.07%) Data Centre
1 14 (5.07%) User Experience
2 13 (4.71%) Public Cloud
3 11 (3.99%) Data Integration
3 11 (3.99%) Visualisation
4 10 (3.62%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.62%) PKI
5 7 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.81%) Blog
6 5 (1.81%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.81%) Internet of Things
6 5 (1.81%) MPEG
7 4 (1.45%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (1.45%) Fintech
8 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.09%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.72%) HACMP
9 2 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 119 (43.12%) Linux
2 42 (15.22%) Windows
3 30 (10.87%) Unix
4 17 (6.16%) CentOS
5 13 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.26%) Ubuntu
6 9 (3.26%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.17%) AIX
7 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.45%) Android
8 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.45%) Solaris
8 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.09%) Debian
9 3 (1.09%) Fedora
9 3 (1.09%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.72%) HPUX
10 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (50.72%) DevOps
2 115 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (25.36%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (17.75%) TDD
5 39 (14.13%) BDD
6 34 (12.32%) Configuration Management
6 34 (12.32%) Migration
6 34 (12.32%) Scrum
6 34 (12.32%) SOA
7 32 (11.59%) Continuous Delivery
8 25 (9.06%) Open Source
9 22 (7.97%) Load Balancing
10 21 (7.61%) Software Engineering
11 20 (7.25%) Microservices
12 18 (6.52%) Auto-Scaling
13 17 (6.16%) Web Development
14 13 (4.71%) ETL
14 13 (4.71%) Performance Monitoring
15 12 (4.35%) E-Commerce
15 12 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 105 (38.04%) Java
2 64 (23.19%) Python
3 63 (22.83%) Ruby
4 33 (11.96%) JavaScript
5 23 (8.33%) PHP
5 23 (8.33%) SQL
6 21 (7.61%) Scala
7 20 (7.25%) Perl
8 17 (6.16%) Bash Shell
9 16 (5.80%) C#
10 10 (3.62%) C++
11 8 (2.90%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.54%) C
13 6 (2.17%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.45%) R
15 3 (1.09%) Clojure
15 3 (1.09%) Groovy
16 2 (0.72%) F#
16 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (9.78%) Degree
2 10 (3.62%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.54%) AWS Certification
3 7 (2.54%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.81%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.45%) CCNA
6 3 (1.09%) PhD
7 2 (0.72%) ISEB
8 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.36%) CCIE
8 1 (0.36%) CISSP
8 1 (0.36%) CLAS
8 1 (0.36%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.43%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (22.10%) Docker
2 15 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (2.90%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.17%) Xen
6 5 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.45%) HDFS
8 3 (1.09%) NFS
8 3 (1.09%) VirtualBox
8 3 (1.09%) vSphere
9 2 (0.72%) iptables
9 2 (0.72%) Squid
9 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.36%) Firmware
10 1 (0.36%) KVM
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.36%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.36%) Varnish
10 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 67 (24.28%) Puppet
2 56 (20.29%) Ansible
3 54 (19.57%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (7.61%) Terraform
5 19 (6.88%) Mesos
6 12 (4.35%) logstash
6 12 (4.35%) Packer
6 12 (4.35%) Piwik
7 11 (3.99%) Fluentd
8 9 (3.26%) Marathon
9 8 (2.90%) Kibana
9 8 (2.90%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.72%) Graphite
10 2 (0.72%) Nessus
10 2 (0.72%) Oozie
10 2 (0.72%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.72%) Salt
10 2 (0.72%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.36%) Cacti
11 1 (0.36%) Plesk
Vendors
1 30 (10.87%) Oracle
2 24 (8.70%) VMware
3 15 (5.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.71%) Red Hat
5 11 (3.99%) Talend
6 10 (3.62%) Google
7 9 (3.26%) Atlassian
7 9 (3.26%) Citrix
7 9 (3.26%) Cloudera
8 8 (2.90%) Rackspace
9 7 (2.54%) Concur
9 7 (2.54%) Infor
9 7 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.54%) SAP
10 6 (2.17%) New Relic
11 5 (1.81%) NetApp
12 4 (1.45%) Juniper
13 3 (1.09%) Adobe
13 3 (1.09%) EMC
13 3 (1.09%) Sun
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