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 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 502 605 550
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -55
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 155 56 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.098% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.55% 1.63% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 37 53
Median daily rate £475 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
6076 3437 2546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.35% 6.01% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4173 2302 1624
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £577 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 57 47
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.48% -1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £36.92 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 September 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 27 September 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 +126 152 £475 +11.76% 23
London +52 82 £514 +20.88% 13
South East +39 29 £464 +13.23%
South West +22 16 £463 - 3
Oxfordshire +4 15 £450 -10.00%
North West +20 14 £450 -10.00% 2
Bristol +8 10 £463 -
Manchester - 9 £475 - 1
Surrey +12 7 £475 +46.15%
East Midlands - 7 £400 -
Lincolnshire - 7 £400 -
Lincoln - 6 £388 -
Gloucestershire - 6 - - 2
Oxford -12 5 £466 -6.80%
City of London +12 4 £550 +37.50% 5
Cheshire +5 4 £463 -7.50%
Hampshire - 4 £425 -
Kidlington - 4 £450 -
Portsmouth - 3 £375 -
East of England +6 2 £345 -1.42% 5
Chester - 2 £425 -
Warrington - 2 £538 -
Redhill - 2 £475 -
Reigate - 2 £475 -
Yorkshire +8 1 - -
West Yorkshire +4 1 - -
Hertfordshire +2 1 - - 4
Norfolk - 1 £345 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £750 -

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 278 (89.39%) Amazon AWS
2 188 (60.45%) Amazon EC2
3 155 (49.84%) DevOps
4 138 (44.37%) Linux
5 126 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (33.44%) Java
7 88 (28.30%) Amazon RDS
8 82 (26.37%) Jenkins
9 80 (25.72%) Puppet
9 80 (25.72%) Python
10 78 (25.08%) Ruby
11 75 (24.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 68 (21.86%) Route 53
13 67 (21.54%) Docker
13 67 (21.54%) Amazon SQS
13 67 (21.54%) TDD
14 66 (21.22%) Opscode Chef
15 63 (20.26%) Web Services
16 62 (19.94%) Ansible
17 61 (19.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 60 (19.29%) Amazon ELB
19 56 (18.01%) BDD
19 56 (18.01%) Git (software)
20 55 (17.68%) Tomcat
21 53 (17.04%) NoSQL
22 52 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
23 50 (16.08%) Migration
24 47 (15.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
25 46 (14.79%) Scrum
26 43 (13.83%) WebSphere

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 55 (17.68%) Tomcat
2 43 (13.83%) WebSphere
3 41 (13.18%) WebLogic
4 40 (12.86%) Apache
5 28 (9.00%) JBoss
6 26 (8.36%) Apache Spark
7 25 (8.04%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (7.40%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (4.82%) Confluence
10 12 (3.86%) nginx
11 8 (2.57%) IIS
12 7 (2.25%) Drupal
13 4 (1.29%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.29%) CMS
14 3 (0.96%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.96%) Jetty
14 3 (0.96%) Mongrel
14 3 (0.96%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
15 2 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) SAP MDM
1 1 (0.32%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 278 (89.39%) Amazon AWS
2 188 (60.45%) Amazon EC2
3 75 (24.12%) AWS CloudFormation
4 68 (21.86%) Route 53
5 67 (21.54%) Amazon SQS
6 60 (19.29%) Amazon ELB
7 47 (15.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 40 (12.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 39 (12.54%) Microsoft Azure
10 36 (11.58%) CloudFront
11 34 (10.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 27 (8.68%) GitHub
13 24 (7.72%) AWS Lambda
14 15 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
15 13 (4.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 10 (3.22%) Amazon EMR
17 9 (2.89%) Amazon Kinesis
18 8 (2.57%) Google Cloud Platform
19 7 (2.25%) DigitalOcean
20 5 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.18%) DNS
1 13 (4.18%) VPN
2 12 (3.86%) Firewall
3 10 (3.22%) SSL
4 9 (2.89%) Internet
4 9 (2.89%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (2.25%) DHCP
6 7 (2.25%) HTTP
6 7 (2.25%) LAN
6 7 (2.25%) SAN
6 7 (2.25%) WAN
7 6 (1.93%) Kerberos
7 6 (1.93%) LDAP
8 3 (0.96%) FTP
8 3 (0.96%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.96%) IPsec
8 3 (0.96%) SMTP
9 2 (0.64%) VLAN
9 2 (0.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (28.30%) Amazon RDS
2 61 (19.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 53 (17.04%) NoSQL
4 43 (13.83%) Hadoop
4 43 (13.83%) MySQL
5 25 (8.04%) Big Data
6 23 (7.40%) SQL Server
7 19 (6.11%) MongoDB
8 17 (5.47%) Redis
9 13 (4.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (3.54%) Relational Database
12 10 (3.22%) Neo4j
13 9 (2.89%) Apache Hive
13 9 (2.89%) Cloudera CDH
13 9 (2.89%) Impala
14 8 (2.57%) HBase
14 8 (2.57%) SimpleDB
15 7 (2.25%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (2.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 82 (26.37%) Jenkins
2 56 (18.01%) Git (software)
3 42 (13.50%) JUnit
4 33 (10.61%) Cucumber
5 30 (9.65%) JIRA
6 27 (8.68%) TeamCity
7 26 (8.36%) Subversion
8 18 (5.79%) Maven
9 15 (4.82%) Mockito
9 15 (4.82%) RSpec
10 14 (4.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (4.50%) Vagrant
11 12 (3.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
12 5 (1.61%) Selenium
12 5 (1.61%) Travis CI
13 4 (1.29%) Bitbucket
13 4 (1.29%) GitLab
13 4 (1.29%) GoCD
13 4 (1.29%) Hudson
General
1 42 (13.50%) Finance
2 16 (5.14%) Publishing
3 11 (3.54%) Retail
4 5 (1.61%) Banking
5 4 (1.29%) Advertising
6 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.64%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 84 (27.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 66 (21.22%) AWS Engineer
3 63 (20.26%) Developer
4 47 (15.11%) AWS DevOps
5 41 (13.18%) Architect
6 37 (11.90%) Java Developer
7 28 (9.00%) AWS Developer
8 24 (7.72%) Software Engineer
9 22 (7.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 21 (6.75%) Administrator
10 21 (6.75%) Senior DevOps
11 19 (6.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 19 (6.11%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (5.79%) Java Engineer
13 17 (5.47%) Agile Developer
13 17 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
14 16 (5.14%) Agile Java Developer
14 16 (5.14%) Cloud Engineer
14 16 (5.14%) DevOps Administrator
15 15 (4.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (20.26%) Web Services
2 43 (13.83%) HTML
3 38 (12.22%) REST
4 36 (11.58%) HTML5
5 30 (9.65%) JSON
5 30 (9.65%) Node.js
6 29 (9.32%) XML
7 28 (9.00%) Spring
8 24 (7.72%) .NET
9 23 (7.40%) EJB
10 19 (6.11%) AngularJS
11 15 (4.82%) Kafka
11 15 (4.82%) RabbitMQ
12 14 (4.50%) CSS
12 14 (4.50%) RESTful
13 13 (4.18%) ASP.NET
13 13 (4.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (3.86%) Ember.js
15 11 (3.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.40%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.47%) Public Cloud
3 15 (4.82%) User Experience
4 12 (3.86%) Blog
5 8 (2.57%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.57%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.93%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.93%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.93%) Physics
7 5 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.29%) Clustering
8 4 (1.29%) Fintech
8 4 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.29%) Replication
8 4 (1.29%) Wiki
9 3 (0.96%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.96%) PKI
9 3 (0.96%) Tandem
9 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 138 (44.37%) Linux
2 41 (13.18%) Windows
3 34 (10.93%) Unix
4 19 (6.11%) CentOS
5 17 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (4.82%) Ubuntu
7 10 (3.22%) AIX
8 8 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.61%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.29%) CoreOS
10 4 (1.29%) Solaris
10 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.96%) Debian
11 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.64%) Fedora
12 2 (0.64%) HPUX
13 1 (0.32%) Android
13 1 (0.32%) OS/2
13 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (49.84%) DevOps
2 126 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (21.54%) TDD
4 56 (18.01%) BDD
5 52 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (16.08%) Migration
7 46 (14.79%) Scrum
8 40 (12.86%) Software Engineering
9 38 (12.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 38 (12.22%) Open Source
10 34 (10.93%) Configuration Management
11 33 (10.61%) Microservices
12 29 (9.32%) Web Development
13 25 (8.04%) Load Balancing
14 22 (7.07%) E-Commerce
15 21 (6.75%) Auto-Scaling
16 20 (6.43%) Content Enrichment
16 20 (6.43%) High Availability
17 19 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (6.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 104 (33.44%) Java
2 80 (25.72%) Python
3 78 (25.08%) Ruby
4 40 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 35 (11.25%) PHP
6 33 (10.61%) Scala
7 31 (9.97%) Perl
8 21 (6.75%) Bash Shell
9 20 (6.43%) C#
9 20 (6.43%) SQL
10 16 (5.14%) C
11 12 (3.86%) C++
12 7 (2.25%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.64%) Groovy
14 2 (0.64%) R
14 2 (0.64%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.32%) F#
15 1 (0.32%) sed
15 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (10.29%) Degree
2 27 (8.68%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.18%) DV Cleared
5 11 (3.54%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.29%) BC Cleared
6 4 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.29%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.96%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.96%) CCNA
8 1 (0.32%) CCIE
8 1 (0.32%) CISSP
8 1 (0.32%) CLAS
8 1 (0.32%) ISEB
8 1 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.47%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (21.54%) Docker
2 19 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.79%) Active Directory
4 11 (3.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (1.93%) Xen
6 5 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.29%) HDFS
7 4 (1.29%) vSphere
8 3 (0.96%) iptables
8 3 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.64%) NFS
9 2 (0.64%) Squid
9 2 (0.64%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.32%) Firmware
10 1 (0.32%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.32%) Varnish
10 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 80 (25.72%) Puppet
2 66 (21.22%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (19.94%) Ansible
4 29 (9.32%) Terraform
5 28 (9.00%) Kubernetes
6 23 (7.40%) Mesos
7 12 (3.86%) Piwik
8 11 (3.54%) Fluentd
9 9 (2.89%) Marathon
10 6 (1.93%) logstash
11 4 (1.29%) Packer
12 2 (0.64%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.64%) Nessus
12 2 (0.64%) Oozie
12 2 (0.64%) Rundeck
12 2 (0.64%) Salt
12 2 (0.64%) SELinux
13 1 (0.32%) HP UCMDB
13 1 (0.32%) Kibana
13 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (8.36%) VMware
2 24 (7.72%) Oracle
3 21 (6.75%) Microsoft
4 20 (6.43%) Red Hat
5 17 (5.47%) Atlassian
6 10 (3.22%) Rackspace
7 9 (2.89%) Cloudera
7 9 (2.89%) Google
8 7 (2.25%) Citrix
9 5 (1.61%) IBM
9 5 (1.61%) SAP
10 4 (1.29%) Ab Initio
10 4 (1.29%) Apigee
10 4 (1.29%) Informatica
10 4 (1.29%) Juniper
10 4 (1.29%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.29%) NetApp
10 4 (1.29%) ParAccel
10 4 (1.29%) Sybase
10 4 (1.29%) Teradata
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