Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 239 264
Rank change year-on-year +18 +25 +27
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 25 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.14% 0.088%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.09% 1.02% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 7
City of London median daily rate £509 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +29.41% +13.33%
10th Percentile £410 £398 £311
90th Percentile £589 £605 £499
Central London median daily rate £500 £550 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 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 1195 884 592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.86% 13.40% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 735 476
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £316 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £430
% change year-on-year +2.56% +13.37% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 6
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £35.00 £25.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.43% +38.48% +29.62%
10th Percentile £11.25 £20.61 £21.00
90th Percentile £26.39 £52.49 £35.50
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £44.62 £24.23
% change year-on-year -59.66% +84.16% +18.20%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in the City of London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (68.00%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (56.00%) DevOps
4 12 (48.00%) Python
5 11 (44.00%) Java
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) Route 53
6 10 (40.00%) Linux
6 10 (40.00%) Docker
6 10 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (36.00%) Ansible
7 9 (36.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (36.00%) Puppet
8 7 (28.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (28.00%) Microservices
8 7 (28.00%) Node.js
8 7 (28.00%) Ruby
9 6 (24.00%) HTTP
9 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (24.00%) Terraform
10 5 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
10 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (20.00%) Unix
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.00%) MySQL

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 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.00%) Jetty
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (68.00%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (44.00%) Route 53
4 9 (36.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (28.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (16.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (16.00%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (16.00%) GitHub
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (8.00%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (8.00%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (8.00%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 2 (8.00%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (8.00%) CloudFront
9 2 (8.00%) Serverless
10 1 (4.00%) Asana
10 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
10 1 (4.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) DSL
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) LDAP
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) ZigBee
3 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
3 4 (16.00%) Big Data
4 3 (12.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (12.00%) Hazelcast
4 3 (12.00%) HBase
4 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (8.00%) Pentaho
5 2 (8.00%) Power BI
6 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.00%) BigQuery
6 1 (4.00%) Mixpanel
6 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.00%) Redis
6 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Artifactory
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.00%) CircleCI
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.00%) Mocha
4 1 (4.00%) RSpec
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Data Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (4.00%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Platform Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Node.js
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.00%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (16.00%) RESTful
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) JSON
3 3 (12.00%) OAuth
3 3 (12.00%) REST
3 3 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (12.00%) Spring
3 3 (12.00%) XML
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) Hystrix
4 2 (8.00%) Java EE
4 2 (8.00%) Kafka
4 2 (8.00%) LAMP
4 2 (8.00%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (8.00%) PySpark
4 2 (8.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Debian
3 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (28.00%) Microservices
5 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) ETL
7 3 (12.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
8 2 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.00%) CRM
8 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.00%) Information Security
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Open Source
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Threat Modelling
8 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) Ruby
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
2 1 (4.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
2 2 (8.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Ansible
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
2 6 (24.00%) Terraform
3 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (12.00%) Mesos
4 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (12.00%) Packer
5 2 (8.00%) Grafana
5 2 (8.00%) Graphite
5 2 (8.00%) HAProxy
5 2 (8.00%) Kibana
5 2 (8.00%) logstash
5 2 (8.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (8.00%) Google
2 2 (8.00%) New Relic
2 2 (8.00%) Omniture
2 2 (8.00%) Tableau
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle