Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 93 84
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 19 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.38% 0.65% 0.076%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.06% 3.00% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 2
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +2.78% -10.00% +21.21%
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 468 333 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.89% 21.61% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 239 152
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £413 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.65% +5.94%
10th Percentile £274 £172 £275
90th Percentile £590 £575 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.33% +42.86% -53.33%
10th Percentile £13.16 £13.00 £9.15
90th Percentile £67.00 £21.50 £15.45
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +75.00% +53.85% -28.77%

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 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 19 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (94.74%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (94.74%) DevOps
2 18 (94.74%) Terraform
3 16 (84.21%) Amazon ELB
3 16 (84.21%) Puppet
3 16 (84.21%) Linux
4 15 (78.95%) Configuration Management
4 15 (78.95%) Route 53
5 14 (73.68%) Amazon RDS
5 14 (73.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (68.42%) Migration
7 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
7 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) AWS Certification
9 4 (21.05%) Python
10 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
10 3 (15.79%) Docker
10 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
11 2 (10.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (10.53%) Packer
11 2 (10.53%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (10.53%) SaaS
11 2 (10.53%) Ansible
11 2 (10.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (10.53%) GitLab
11 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (10.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (10.53%) Web Services

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 19 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (94.74%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (84.21%) Amazon ELB
4 15 (78.95%) Route 53
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (10.53%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (10.53%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (10.53%) CloudFront
5 2 (10.53%) SaaS
5 2 (10.53%) Serverless
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) GitLab
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) AWS DevOps
2 15 (78.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) AWS Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) DevOps
2 15 (78.95%) Configuration Management
3 13 (68.42%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.26%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) Groovy
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (94.74%) Terraform
2 16 (84.21%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
4 2 (10.53%) Ansible
4 2 (10.53%) Packer
5 1 (5.26%) Mesos
5 1 (5.26%) rkt
5 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On