Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 189 235
Rank change year-on-year +42 +46 -2
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 74 67 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.25% 0.95% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.67% 3.53% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 58 19
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% -6.82%
10th Percentile £415 £463 £409
90th Percentile £675 £649 £591
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £503
% change year-on-year +4.76% +4.48% -8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £105.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £105.00 - -

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 2,016 1,898 1,248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.05% 27.03% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,585 1,566 1,007
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £329 £340 £313
90th Percentile £667 £659 £643
Central London median daily rate £520 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -0.95% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 20
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.78% -45.86%
10th Percentile £18.68 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.85 £23.75 £26.12
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.10 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.02% -4.74% -45.71%

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 13 November 2019.

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

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. 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
London Bridge +16 1 £425 -19.05%
Amazon S3
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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 64 (86.49%) AWS
2 46 (62.16%) Python
3 41 (55.41%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
4 37 (50.00%) Serverless
5 35 (47.30%) DevOps
6 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (33.78%) Java
8 24 (32.43%) Linux
9 22 (29.73%) Docker
9 22 (29.73%) GitHub
9 22 (29.73%) Finance
9 22 (29.73%) Terraform
10 21 (28.38%) Amazon RDS
11 20 (27.03%) Big Data
11 20 (27.03%) JIRA
12 19 (25.68%) Route 53
12 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
12 19 (25.68%) Confluence
13 18 (24.32%) Amazon EMR
14 16 (21.62%) AWS CloudFormation
14 16 (21.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 16 (21.62%) Ansible
14 16 (21.62%) Unix
14 16 (21.62%) Web Services
15 15 (20.27%) SQL
15 15 (20.27%) Amazon Redshift
15 15 (20.27%) Kubernetes
16 14 (18.92%) Apache Spark
16 14 (18.92%) Jenkins

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 19 (25.68%) Confluence
2 14 (18.92%) Apache Spark
3 8 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.70%) Apache
5 2 (2.70%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) InDesign
1 3 (4.05%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 64 (86.49%) AWS
2 41 (55.41%) Amazon EC2
3 37 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 37 (50.00%) Serverless
4 22 (29.73%) GitHub
5 19 (25.68%) Route 53
6 18 (24.32%) Amazon EMR
7 16 (21.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (21.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 14 (18.92%) Amazon SQS
9 12 (16.22%) Amazon ECS
10 9 (12.16%) Amazon ELB
10 9 (12.16%) AWS CodePipeline
11 7 (9.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (8.11%) Amazon Kinesis
12 6 (8.11%) CloudFront
13 5 (6.76%) Amazon EKS
13 5 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (5.41%) Amazon Glacier
15 3 (4.05%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.35%) LAN
2 1 (1.35%) VPN
2 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) Amazon RDS
2 20 (27.03%) Big Data
3 15 (20.27%) Amazon Redshift
4 14 (18.92%) Hadoop
5 13 (17.57%) Data Lake
6 11 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (13.51%) Apache Hive
8 9 (12.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
9 8 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
10 6 (8.11%) MySQL
11 5 (6.76%) HBase
11 5 (6.76%) Presto
12 4 (5.41%) Amazon Athena
12 4 (5.41%) Amazon Aurora
12 4 (5.41%) Impala
13 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
13 3 (4.05%) Snowflake Schema
13 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (27.03%) JIRA
2 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
3 14 (18.92%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.41%) CircleCI
5 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.70%) Gradle
6 2 (2.70%) Maven
6 2 (2.70%) Selenium
6 2 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Advertising
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Games
3 3 (4.05%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.05%) Publishing
4 2 (2.70%) Billing
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (27.03%) AWS Engineer
3 18 (24.32%) AWS DevOps
4 17 (22.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 15 (20.27%) Architect
6 13 (17.57%) Data Engineer
7 10 (13.51%) Data Architect
7 10 (13.51%) Developer
8 7 (9.46%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Data Architect
10 4 (5.41%) AWS Architect
10 4 (5.41%) Python Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
11 3 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Python Engineer
12 2 (2.70%) Consultant
12 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 2 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) Web Services
2 12 (16.22%) Node.js
3 8 (10.81%) Kafka
4 6 (8.11%) JSON
5 4 (5.41%) Apache Sling
5 4 (5.41%) CSS
5 4 (5.41%) HTML
5 4 (5.41%) J2SE
5 4 (5.41%) Lambda Expressions
5 4 (5.41%) Lucene
5 4 (5.41%) OSGi
5 4 (5.41%) React
5 4 (5.41%) REST
5 4 (5.41%) SAML
5 4 (5.41%) XSLT
6 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.05%) GraphQL
6 3 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.70%) Flask
7 2 (2.70%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Cloud Native
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.76%) PKI
4 4 (5.41%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.41%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.05%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Derivative
7 1 (1.35%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.35%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.35%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.43%) Linux
2 16 (21.62%) Unix
3 4 (5.41%) Debian
3 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Windows
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) DevOps
2 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (17.57%) Configuration Management
3 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (17.57%) Data Modelling
4 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure as Code
5 10 (13.51%) Data Architecture
5 10 (13.51%) ETL
6 9 (12.16%) Data Science
6 9 (12.16%) Fintech
7 8 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (10.81%) Data Management
7 8 (10.81%) Machine Learning
7 8 (10.81%) Re-Platforming
7 8 (10.81%) Scrum
8 7 (9.46%) Analytics
8 7 (9.46%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (62.16%) Python
2 25 (33.78%) Java
3 15 (20.27%) SQL
4 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.16%) Scala
6 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.46%) Ruby
7 3 (4.05%) Go
7 3 (4.05%) Groovy
7 3 (4.05%) Perl
7 3 (4.05%) PHP
8 2 (2.70%) C#
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) C++
9 1 (1.35%) ES6
9 1 (1.35%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) AWS Certification
2 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) Degree
5 3 (4.05%) RHCE
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.35%) NIST
System Software
1 22 (29.73%) Docker
2 6 (8.11%) HDFS
3 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (29.73%) Terraform
2 16 (21.62%) Ansible
3 15 (20.27%) Kubernetes
4 12 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (9.46%) Puppet
6 5 (6.76%) Packer
6 5 (6.76%) Prometheus
7 4 (5.41%) Kibana
7 4 (5.41%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (2.70%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (1.35%) Graphite
9 1 (1.35%) Istio
9 1 (1.35%) linkerd
9 1 (1.35%) Nagios
9 1 (1.35%) Nessus
9 1 (1.35%) SELinux
9 1 (1.35%) Suricata
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Splunk
2 7 (9.46%) Atlassian
3 6 (8.11%) Tableau
4 5 (6.76%) Adobe
4 5 (6.76%) Cloudera
5 4 (5.41%) Okta
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle
5 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.05%) Google
6 3 (4.05%) Teradata
7 2 (2.70%) Greenplum
7 2 (2.70%) Informatica
7 2 (2.70%) Qualys
7 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.70%) Talend
8 1 (1.35%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.35%) Databricks
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.35%) Symantec