Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 139 112 161
Rank change year-on-year -27 +49 +12
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 27 13 76
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.75% 0.74% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.02% 2.16% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 55
10th Percentile £420 £325 £493
25th Percentile £500 £419 £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £470 £575
Median % change year-on-year +17.02% -18.26% +9.52%
75th Percentile £675 £601 £647
90th Percentile £809 £638 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £460 £575
% change year-on-year +19.57% -20.00% +9.52%
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 1,337 602 2,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.29% 34.28% 33.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,017 474 1,684
10th Percentile £370 £313 £363
25th Percentile £463 £425 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £513 £525
Median % change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% +0.24%
75th Percentile £644 £588 £600
90th Percentile £724 £638 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £523 £525
% change year-on-year +5.26% -0.48% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 18
10th Percentile £13.85 £16.50 £17.15
25th Percentile £13.88 £18.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate £18.13 £21.25 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -14.71% +1.19% +10.53%
75th Percentile £28.06 £28.81 £23.55
90th Percentile £41.78 £40.18 £31.69
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +8.97%

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 19 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (55.56%) AWS Lambda
2 15 (55.56%) Serverless
3 10 (37.04%) Python
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) Degree
5 8 (29.63%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) ETL
6 7 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (25.93%) Terraform
6 7 (25.93%) Amazon ECS
6 7 (25.93%) Social Skills
7 6 (22.22%) AWS Step Functions
7 6 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (22.22%) DevOps
7 6 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 5 (18.52%) Azure
8 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
8 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (18.52%) Docker
8 5 (18.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (18.52%) AWS Fargate
8 5 (18.52%) Data Pipeline
8 5 (18.52%) Full Stack Development
9 4 (14.81%) Amazon Athena

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 (14.81%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 27 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (55.56%) AWS Lambda
2 15 (55.56%) Serverless
3 7 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (25.93%) Amazon ECS
4 6 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (22.22%) AWS Step Functions
5 5 (18.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (18.52%) AWS Fargate
5 5 (18.52%) Azure
6 4 (14.81%) Amazon Kinesis
6 4 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (14.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (11.11%) CloudFront
8 2 (7.41%) GitHub
8 2 (7.41%) Matillion
8 2 (7.41%) Power Platform
8 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
1 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon Athena
2 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.41%) Data Lake
4 2 (7.41%) Data Vault
4 2 (7.41%) Impala
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.41%) Power BI
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) GitLab
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Social Skills
3 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.70%) Music Industry
5 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Data Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Redshift Architect
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.70%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Reliability Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.41%) RESTful
3 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
3 2 (7.41%) Swagger
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (3.70%) MDX
4 1 (3.70%) PySpark
4 1 (3.70%) Vue.js
4 1 (3.70%) WPF
4 1 (3.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (11.11%) Legacy Applications
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.70%) BYOD
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) ETL
3 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 6 (22.22%) DevOps
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (18.52%) Data Pipeline
4 5 (18.52%) Full Stack Development
5 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
6 3 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.41%) Data Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Microservices
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Python
2 9 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) C++
3 2 (7.41%) Java 8
3 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) AWK
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) Scala
4 1 (3.70%) sed
4 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.41%) Sun Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) GDPR
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Terraform
2 3 (11.11%) Ansible
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (7.41%) Nessus
4 1 (3.70%) Oozie
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
1 2 (7.41%) Databricks
1 2 (7.41%) Hortonworks
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.70%) StreamSets
2 1 (3.70%) VMware