Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 22 November 2017 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 92 81
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 5 6 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.37% 0.41% 1.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.63% 4.58% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.69% +21.88%
10th Percentile £435 £413 £359
90th Percentile £535 £568 £550
North West median daily rate £450 £443 £475
% change year-on-year +1.69% -6.84% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 190 131 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.23% 8.94% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 86 63
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £275 £256 £315
90th Percentile £588 £650 £638
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Cheshire median hourly rate - £13.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.00% +106.35%
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -44.00% +31.58%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in Cheshire

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in Cheshire

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Warrington +17 3 £500 -6.98%
Amazon S3
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) GitHub
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) GitLab
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (40.00%) Runbook
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Serverless
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (60.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) GitLab
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) CRM Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Microservices
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Runbook
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) IBM