Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 85 86
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1 +12
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 11 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.04% 0.31% 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.53% 1.06% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 7
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £417 £575 £515
90th Percentile £541 £625 £622
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £490 £550
% change year-on-year -5.61% -10.91% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham 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 434 378 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 41.02% 29.12% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 273 221
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £263 £283 £213
90th Percentile £650 £575 £613
West Midlands median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 5
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +66.67% -27.27%
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £12.93 £13.30
% change year-on-year +170.79% -2.82% -16.88%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in Birmingham

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in Birmingham

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 11 (100.00%) AWS
2 10 (90.91%) Migration
3 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (54.55%) DevOps
5 6 (54.55%) Route 53
5 6 (54.55%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (54.55%) Terraform
5 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
5 6 (54.55%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) Puppet
6 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
6 5 (45.45%) Public Sector
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
7 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
7 4 (36.36%) AWS Certification
7 4 (36.36%) Data Virtualisation
7 4 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (36.36%) Data Validation
7 4 (36.36%) Data Mapping
7 4 (36.36%) PaaS
7 4 (36.36%) Validation
7 4 (36.36%) Oracle
7 4 (36.36%) ETL
8 3 (27.27%) Data Mining

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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (54.55%) Route 53
3 4 (36.36%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
3 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (45.45%) Public Sector
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) AWS DevOps
1 4 (36.36%) AWS Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) ETL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
3 3 (27.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (36.36%) Data Mapping
4 4 (36.36%) Data Validation
4 4 (36.36%) Data Virtualisation
4 4 (36.36%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Terraform
2 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) VMware