Period
to 23 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 23 April 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 123 139 195
Rank change year-on-year +16 +56 +20
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 23 29 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.91% 0.76% 0.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.58% 2.43% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 39
10th Percentile £305 £438 £473
25th Percentile £433 £475 £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £545 £600
Median % change year-on-year -5.96% -9.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £550 £631 £644
90th Percentile £636 £750 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £543 £581
% change year-on-year -5.62% -6.57% +1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £10.50

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 893 1,193 2,078
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.25% 31.31% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 938 1,630
10th Percentile £363 £300 £363
25th Percentile £433 £413 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £513 £525
Median % change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +5.00%
75th Percentile £600 £600 £599
90th Percentile £668 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 10
10th Percentile £13.45 £18.64 £12.05
25th Percentile £13.56 £19.68 £13.25
Median hourly rate £18.60 £33.92 £19.13
Median % change year-on-year -45.17% +77.36% -11.05%
75th Percentile £26.26 £50.19 £21.31
90th Percentile £28.20 £58.63 £22.85
Central London median hourly rate £23.45 £23.22 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.99% +22.21% -11.63%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in the City of London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3 in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in the City of London

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon S3 in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 21 (91.30%) AWS
2 10 (43.48%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (43.48%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Docker
4 8 (34.78%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (34.78%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (34.78%) Serverless
5 7 (30.43%) Terraform
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
7 5 (21.74%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (21.74%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
8 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (17.39%) Ansible
8 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
8 4 (17.39%) High Availability

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (8.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 21 (91.30%) AWS
2 10 (43.48%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (34.78%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (34.78%) Serverless
3 8 (34.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (21.74%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (8.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (8.70%) AWS Fargate
5 2 (8.70%) CloudFront
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (4.35%) Apigee
6 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (4.35%) AWS KMS
6 1 (4.35%) Azure
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (4.35%) Power Platform
6 1 (4.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (13.04%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (13.04%) Big Data
4 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
5 2 (8.70%) Impala
5 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.70%) Tableau
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.35%) QlikView
6 1 (4.35%) Redis
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Mockito
2 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Data Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) DBA
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) JSON
1 3 (13.04%) Node.js
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (8.70%) JSON Schema
2 2 (8.70%) LAMP
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) XSD
3 1 (4.35%) Django
3 1 (4.35%) JMS
3 1 (4.35%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (4.35%) React
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) High Availability
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Database Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (13.04%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (13.04%) Task Automation
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.70%) AWK
5 2 (8.70%) Scala
5 2 (8.70%) sed
5 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CISA
2 1 (4.35%) CISM
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.70%) HDFS
3 2 (8.70%) VirtualBox
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Terraform
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (13.04%) Foglight
4 2 (8.70%) Consul
4 2 (8.70%) Puppet
5 1 (4.35%) Grafana
5 1 (4.35%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Cloudera
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Birst
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) SnapLogic