Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 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)
London > Central London
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 136 192 223
Rank change year-on-year +56 +31 +7
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 32 93 74
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.87% 1.11% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.67% 3.41% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 70 62
Median daily rate £525 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% - +12.20%
10th Percentile £398 £350 £475
90th Percentile £685 £675 £638
London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

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 1,198 2,725 2,411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 32.64% 32.53% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 2,126 1,882
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £300 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.84% +1.25% +25.16%
10th Percentile £18.15 £13.83 £16.25
90th Percentile £57.88 £53.03 £40.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £26.60
% change year-on-year +32.08% -0.36% +32.46%

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 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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 27 £538 -10.42% 5
City of Westminster +16 1 £400 -33.33%
Amazon S3
London

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 Central London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 32 (100.00%) AWS
2 22 (68.75%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (56.25%) Terraform
4 17 (53.13%) AWS Lambda
4 17 (53.13%) Serverless
5 14 (43.75%) Docker
5 14 (43.75%) DevOps
5 14 (43.75%) Python
6 13 (40.63%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (37.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 10 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure as Code
8 10 (31.25%) Kubernetes
9 9 (28.13%) Linux
9 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
10 8 (25.00%) Ansible
10 8 (25.00%) Amazon Athena
11 7 (21.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (21.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (21.88%) Puppet
11 7 (21.88%) Route 53
11 7 (21.88%) Java
12 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
13 5 (15.63%) Data Lake
13 5 (15.63%) API Development
13 5 (15.63%) Node.js
13 5 (15.63%) Finance
14 4 (12.50%) Web Services

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 4 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (100.00%) AWS
2 22 (68.75%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (53.13%) AWS Lambda
3 17 (53.13%) Serverless
4 12 (37.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (21.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (21.88%) Route 53
8 4 (12.50%) Amazon Cognito
8 4 (12.50%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (12.50%) OpenShift
9 3 (9.38%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (9.38%) Azure
9 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (6.25%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (6.25%) CloudFront
10 2 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (25.00%) Amazon Athena
3 7 (21.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (15.63%) Data Lake
5 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (9.38%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (6.25%) Redis
8 1 (3.13%) Amazon QuickSight
8 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (3.13%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.13%) MySQL
8 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.13%) CircleCI
4 1 (3.13%) GitLab
4 1 (3.13%) Terragrunt
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 6 (18.75%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Architect
5 5 (15.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Data Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (12.50%) AWS Architect
6 4 (12.50%) AWS Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.38%) AWS Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Python Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) AWS Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Node.js
2 4 (12.50%) REST
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) Kafka
4 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.25%) React
4 2 (6.25%) Redux
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) Swagger
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) Django
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) NumPy
5 1 (3.13%) Pandas
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.13%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Cloud Native
2 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Debian
3 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) DevOps
2 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure as Code
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) API Development
6 4 (12.50%) Data Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) Microservices
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) Decision-Making
7 3 (9.38%) High Availability
7 3 (9.38%) Observability
7 3 (9.38%) Pair Programming
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 2 (6.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Python
2 7 (21.88%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) AWK
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) sed
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) R
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) VirtualBox
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Terraform
2 10 (31.25%) Kubernetes
3 8 (25.00%) Ansible
4 7 (21.88%) Puppet
5 4 (12.50%) Prometheus
6 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (6.25%) Grafana
7 2 (6.25%) Graphite
7 2 (6.25%) Kibana
7 2 (6.25%) Nagios
8 1 (3.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) MuleSoft
1 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.25%) Splunk
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.13%) BiZZdesign
3 1 (3.13%) Cadence
3 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Murex
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) SAP