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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 77 56
Rank change year-on-year +23 -21  
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 3 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.48% 0.54% 2.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.30% 9.09% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 13
Median daily rate £525 £469 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +10.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £420
% change year-on-year -5.55% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon S3 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 91 55 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 14.42% 5.98% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 44 54
Median daily rate £380 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.55% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £351 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £723
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £65.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £27.50
% change year-on-year +79.64% -41.30%  

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +22 1 £525 +16.66%
Amazon S3
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) GitLab
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) BDD

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 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) GitLab
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft