Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 76 92
Rank change year-on-year +23 +16 -3
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 4 17 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.69% 1.22% 0.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.88% 3.58% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 7
Median daily rate £584 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.89% -13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £533 £416 £420
90th Percentile £621 £538 £622
West Midlands median daily rate £584 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +22.89% -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 213 475 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 36.60% 34.20% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 315 237
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £295 £289 £196
90th Percentile £623 £588 £583
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +33.33% +42.86%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +133.33% +15.38%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in Birmingham

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3 in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Informatica
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) NHS
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMS
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (25.00%) Route 53
4 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Terraform

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Informatica
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle