The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon S3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon S3 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
Rank 93 63 96
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +33
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 4 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 2.05% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.90% 62.50% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 25 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon S3
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
31 48 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.94% 3.28% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 36 6
Average daily rate £375 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £125 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -36.66%

Amazon S3
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon S3 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon S3 across the West Yorkshire region.

Amazon S3 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Amazon S3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon S3.

1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (40.00%) LLBLGen Pro
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) Sencha
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) iPhone
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Kentico
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management

Amazon S3
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon S3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) Kentico
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Mule
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (40.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) RavenDB
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (20.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (20.00%) Redis
4 1 (20.00%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) LLBLGen Pro
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) POSIX
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Salt
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Sencha
2 2 (40.00%) Appcelerator
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com