Period
to 17 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 17 January 2021 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)
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 108 163 244
Rank change year-on-year +55 +81 +2
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 26 66 52
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 1.15% 1.05% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.43% 3.13% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 54 44
Median daily rate £550 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £313 £413 £466
90th Percentile £600 £671 £666
London median daily rate £544 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -5.43% +4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £25.00 -

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 Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 757 2,106 2,623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 33.47% 33.48% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 1,641 2,071
Median daily rate £511 £515 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.73% -1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £311 £306 £315
90th Percentile £650 £660 £650
London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 18
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +13.10% +0.69%
10th Percentile £20.50 £18.58 £12.25
90th Percentile £55.50 £23.65 £23.75
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +16.28% +14.67% -12.79%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in Central London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in Central London

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon S3 in Central London over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in Central London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +54 26 £550 +0.92% 18
Amazon S3
London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 24 (92.31%) AWS
2 13 (50.00%) Python
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
4 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
4 11 (42.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 9 (34.62%) Docker
5 9 (34.62%) DevOps
5 9 (34.62%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (30.77%) Serverless
7 7 (26.92%) Kubernetes
7 7 (26.92%) MySQL
7 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (26.92%) Migration
8 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
8 6 (23.08%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
8 6 (23.08%) Java
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
9 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) Banking
9 5 (19.23%) High Availability
9 5 (19.23%) SDLC
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon Aurora

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (92.31%) AWS
2 11 (42.31%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (42.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (30.77%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (30.77%) Serverless
4 6 (23.08%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (11.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (11.54%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (11.54%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (11.54%) CloudFront
5 3 (11.54%) Route 53
6 2 (7.69%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 1 (3.85%) Amazon Cognito
7 1 (3.85%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (3.85%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (3.85%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (19.23%) Amazon Aurora
3 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (15.38%) Big Data
4 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
6 2 (7.69%) Impala
6 2 (7.69%) Redis
6 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.85%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (3.85%) Power BI
7 1 (3.85%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) JUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Mockito
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.85%) CircleCI
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) GoCD
4 1 (3.85%) Postman
4 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (19.23%) Banking
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
1 7 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Data Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) DBA
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.85%) React Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (11.54%) JSON
2 3 (11.54%) JSON Schema
2 3 (11.54%) Spring
2 3 (11.54%) Spring Boot
2 3 (11.54%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) XSD
3 2 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (7.69%) JMS
3 2 (7.69%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) Swagger
4 1 (3.85%) Django
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (3.85%) Laravel
4 1 (3.85%) pytest
4 1 (3.85%) React
4 1 (3.85%) Vue.js
4 1 (3.85%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) CentOS
2 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) DevOps
3 7 (26.92%) Migration
4 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 5 (19.23%) High Availability
5 5 (19.23%) SDLC
6 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) Database Tuning
6 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (15.38%) Microservices
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
6 4 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (15.38%) Task Automation
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) Scala
4 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GDPR
1 1 (3.85%) IFRS
1 1 (3.85%) MiFID
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (7.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Kubernetes
2 4 (15.38%) Ansible
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (15.38%) Foglight
2 4 (15.38%) Terraform
3 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.69%) Consul
4 2 (7.69%) Grafana
4 2 (7.69%) Prometheus
5 1 (3.85%) Puppet
5 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Cloudera
3 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Birst
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) SnapLogic