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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Rank 426 561 551
Rank change year-on-year
+135 -10
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 200 84 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.31% 2.19% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 61 51
Median daily rate £500 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
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
6047 3833 2625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.20% 6.95% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4139 2649 1764
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 £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 56 60
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.64%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +118 190 £500 +12.67% 23
London +88 127 £523 +21.51% 8
South East +37 20 £466 -1.89% 3
North West +18 19 £450 +9.09% 2
South West +15 11 £500 +42.85% 4
Manchester - 11 £400 - 1
Cheshire +20 8 £588 +42.42% 1
Oxfordshire -2 7 £466 -1.89%
Hampshire +25 6 £471 -
Wiltshire +4 6 £500 +42.85%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £373 -
Portsmouth - 6 £471 -
Edinburgh +21 5 £400 -
Yorkshire +18 5 £275 -45.00%
Scotland +11 5 £400 -
Croydon - 5 £551 -
City of London -6 4 £351 -19.42% 2
Oxford -6 4 £466 +3.55%
Sheffield - 4 £275 -
Swindon - 4 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £275 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £500 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £450 - 1
East of England - 3 £575 - 2
Birmingham - 3 £450 - 1
Macclesfield - 3 £600 - 1
Norwich - 2 £575 - 1
Marlow - 2 £450 -
Warrington - 2 £538 -
Norfolk - 2 £575 - 1

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 330 (93.48%) Amazon AWS
2 252 (71.39%) Amazon EC2
3 187 (52.97%) DevOps
4 183 (51.84%) Linux
5 168 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
6 133 (37.68%) Amazon RDS
7 122 (34.56%) Python
8 121 (34.28%) Jenkins
9 114 (32.29%) Java
10 111 (31.44%) Puppet
11 105 (29.75%) Docker
12 101 (28.61%) Ruby
13 97 (27.48%) AWS CloudFormation
14 95 (26.91%) Route 53
15 92 (26.06%) Opscode Chef
15 92 (26.06%) Web Services
16 83 (23.51%) Amazon ELB
17 82 (23.23%) Ansible
18 79 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
19 74 (20.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 72 (20.40%) Bash Shell
21 69 (19.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
22 67 (18.98%) Amazon SQS
23 66 (18.70%) Git (software)
24 59 (16.71%) Scrum
25 58 (16.43%) NoSQL
26 54 (15.30%) Tomcat
27 53 (15.01%) Terraform
28 52 (14.73%) TDD
29 51 (14.45%) REST

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 54 (15.30%) Tomcat
2 45 (12.75%) Apache
2 45 (12.75%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (10.76%) nginx
4 32 (9.07%) WebLogic
4 32 (9.07%) WebSphere
5 30 (8.50%) Confluence
6 23 (6.52%) Apache Spark
7 18 (5.10%) JBoss
8 16 (4.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (3.12%) IIS
10 7 (1.98%) Drupal
11 4 (1.13%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.13%) CMS
12 2 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.57%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.57%) Mule
12 2 (0.57%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.28%) SPSS
2 1 (0.28%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 330 (93.48%) Amazon AWS
2 252 (71.39%) Amazon EC2
3 97 (27.48%) AWS CloudFormation
4 95 (26.91%) Route 53
5 83 (23.51%) Amazon ELB
6 74 (20.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 67 (18.98%) Amazon SQS
8 51 (14.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 45 (12.75%) CloudFront
10 42 (11.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 38 (10.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 38 (10.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 32 (9.07%) AWS Lambda
13 27 (7.65%) Amazon Kinesis
14 25 (7.08%) AWS CloudTrail
14 25 (7.08%) GitHub
15 24 (6.80%) Amazon EMR
16 16 (4.53%) PaaS
17 13 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
18 7 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.76%) VPN
2 18 (5.10%) HTTP
3 16 (4.53%) TCP/IP
4 15 (4.25%) SSL
5 13 (3.68%) Kerberos
6 12 (3.40%) Internet
7 10 (2.83%) DNS
7 10 (2.83%) Firewall
8 8 (2.27%) LDAP
9 7 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (1.42%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (1.13%) LAN
11 4 (1.13%) SAN
11 4 (1.13%) WAN
12 3 (0.85%) DHCP
12 3 (0.85%) SMTP
13 2 (0.57%) SSH
13 2 (0.57%) VLAN
13 2 (0.57%) VoIP
14 1 (0.28%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (37.68%) Amazon RDS
2 69 (19.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 58 (16.43%) NoSQL
4 43 (12.18%) Hadoop
4 43 (12.18%) MySQL
5 39 (11.05%) MongoDB
6 37 (10.48%) SQL Server
7 35 (9.92%) Big Data
8 28 (7.93%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (5.95%) Amazon Redshift
10 16 (4.53%) Redis
11 12 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (3.12%) Apache Hive
12 11 (3.12%) Relational Database
13 10 (2.83%) HBase
13 10 (2.83%) Presto
14 8 (2.27%) QlikView
15 6 (1.70%) Neo4j
16 5 (1.42%) RDBMS
16 5 (1.42%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 121 (34.28%) Jenkins
2 66 (18.70%) Git (software)
3 42 (11.90%) JIRA
4 30 (8.50%) JUnit
5 29 (8.22%) Subversion
6 23 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 23 (6.52%) TeamCity
7 22 (6.23%) Cucumber
7 22 (6.23%) Vagrant
8 19 (5.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (3.97%) Maven
10 12 (3.40%) Mockito
10 12 (3.40%) RSpec
11 6 (1.70%) Artifactory
12 5 (1.42%) Bitbucket
13 4 (1.13%) GoCD
13 4 (1.13%) SonarQube
13 4 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
15 2 (0.57%) Hudson
General
1 45 (12.75%) Finance
2 13 (3.68%) Publishing
3 11 (3.12%) Retail
4 10 (2.83%) Games
5 7 (1.98%) Banking
6 4 (1.13%) Advertising
7 3 (0.85%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.28%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (31.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 85 (24.08%) AWS Engineer
3 74 (20.96%) AWS DevOps
4 66 (18.70%) Developer
5 37 (10.48%) Architect
6 34 (9.63%) Java Developer
7 30 (8.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 29 (8.22%) Administrator
9 26 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
10 24 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
10 24 (6.80%) Senior DevOps
10 24 (6.80%) Software Engineer
11 22 (6.23%) Java Engineer
12 21 (5.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 20 (5.67%) DevOps Administrator
14 18 (5.10%) AWS Developer
15 17 (4.82%) Consultant
16 15 (4.25%) Java Software Engineer
16 15 (4.25%) Project Manager
17 14 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (26.06%) Web Services
2 51 (14.45%) REST
3 44 (12.46%) HTML
4 35 (9.92%) JSON
5 32 (9.07%) XML
6 29 (8.22%) Node.js
7 28 (7.93%) .NET
7 28 (7.93%) ELK Stack
7 28 (7.93%) HTML5
8 24 (6.80%) Spring
9 22 (6.23%) RESTful
10 21 (5.95%) AngularJS
11 18 (5.10%) ASP.NET
11 18 (5.10%) RabbitMQ
12 17 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (4.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (4.53%) EJB
14 14 (3.97%) CSS
15 12 (3.40%) Ember.js
15 12 (3.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.50%) Public Cloud
2 25 (7.08%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.53%) User Experience
4 12 (3.40%) Blog
5 9 (2.55%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.55%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.27%) Physics
7 6 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.70%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.70%) PKI
7 6 (1.70%) Wiki
8 5 (1.42%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.13%) Clustering
9 4 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.13%) Replication
9 4 (1.13%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.85%) Tandem
11 2 (0.57%) CESG
11 2 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 183 (51.84%) Linux
2 47 (13.31%) Windows
3 45 (12.75%) CentOS
4 42 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (10.48%) Unix
6 21 (5.95%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.98%) CoreOS
8 5 (1.42%) AIX
8 5 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.13%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.57%) Debian
11 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.28%) Android
12 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.28%) OS/2
12 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (52.97%) DevOps
2 168 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (16.71%) Scrum
5 52 (14.73%) TDD
6 51 (14.45%) Microservices
7 47 (13.31%) Configuration Management
8 45 (12.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 41 (11.61%) BDD
10 39 (11.05%) Open Source
11 37 (10.48%) Software Engineering
12 34 (9.63%) Load Balancing
12 34 (9.63%) Migration
13 32 (9.07%) Auto-Scaling
14 30 (8.50%) Web Development
15 28 (7.93%) High Availability
16 27 (7.65%) E-Commerce
16 27 (7.65%) MVC
17 24 (6.80%) Kanban
18 20 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 122 (34.56%) Python
2 114 (32.29%) Java
3 101 (28.61%) Ruby
4 72 (20.40%) Bash Shell
5 47 (13.31%) JavaScript
6 44 (12.46%) Scala
7 41 (11.61%) PHP
8 35 (9.92%) SQL
9 31 (8.78%) C#
10 30 (8.50%) Perl
11 22 (6.23%) C
12 13 (3.68%) PowerShell
13 11 (3.12%) C++
13 11 (3.12%) R
14 10 (2.83%) Go
15 7 (1.98%) ActionScript
15 7 (1.98%) ActionScript 2.0
16 4 (1.13%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.85%) Groovy
18 2 (0.57%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 42 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 31 (8.78%) SC Cleared
3 29 (8.22%) Degree
4 22 (6.23%) AWS Certification
5 14 (3.97%) DV Cleared
6 12 (3.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.13%) BC Cleared
7 4 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.57%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.57%) PhD
8 2 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.28%) CCIE
9 1 (0.28%) CCNA
9 1 (0.28%) CCNP
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.28%) IISP
9 1 (0.28%) ISEB
9 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.23%) QA
2 3 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 105 (29.75%) Docker
2 27 (7.65%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.70%) vSphere
6 5 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.42%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.13%) LXC
8 2 (0.57%) HDFS
8 2 (0.57%) XenApp
9 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.28%) iptables
9 1 (0.28%) NFS
9 1 (0.28%) Varnish
9 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 111 (31.44%) Puppet
2 92 (26.06%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (23.23%) Ansible
4 53 (15.01%) Terraform
5 42 (11.90%) Kubernetes
6 13 (3.68%) logstash
7 12 (3.40%) Mesos
8 10 (2.83%) Salt
9 8 (2.27%) Kibana
10 7 (1.98%) Nagios
10 7 (1.98%) SELinux
11 5 (1.42%) collectd
11 5 (1.42%) OSSEC
11 5 (1.42%) Packer
11 5 (1.42%) StatsD
12 4 (1.13%) Graphite
12 4 (1.13%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.85%) Marathon
14 2 (0.57%) Chronos
14 2 (0.57%) Grafana
Vendors
1 32 (9.07%) Red Hat
2 28 (7.93%) VMware
3 24 (6.80%) Oracle
4 20 (5.67%) Atlassian
5 15 (4.25%) Microsoft
5 15 (4.25%) New Relic
6 12 (3.40%) Rackspace
6 12 (3.40%) SaltStack
7 7 (1.98%) IBM
7 7 (1.98%) Tableau
8 6 (1.70%) Google
8 6 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.70%) Trend Micro
9 5 (1.42%) Juniper
9 5 (1.42%) SAP
9 5 (1.42%) Sybase
9 5 (1.42%) Teradata
10 4 (1.13%) Ab Initio
10 4 (1.13%) Informatica
10 4 (1.13%) MicroStrategy
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