Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 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
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 137 99 150
Rank change year-on-year -38 +51 +52
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 53 26 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.34% 1.25% 0.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.48% 3.76% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 35
10th Percentile £463 £305 £413
25th Percentile £513 £369 £478
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £545
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -3.67% -5.22%
75th Percentile £738 £550 £581
90th Percentile £809 £600 £653
Central London median daily rate £600 £525 £545
% change year-on-year +14.33% -3.67% -5.22%

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 1,522 691 1,632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.35% 33.09% 32.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,235 547 1,301
10th Percentile £400 £319 £315
25th Percentile £480 £416 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £520
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +0.96% -0.95%
75th Percentile £665 £594 £600
90th Percentile £750 £650 £667
Central London median daily rate £570 £500 £518
% change year-on-year +14.00% -3.38% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 13
10th Percentile £13.79 £20.25 £18.71
25th Percentile £13.88 £20.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate £14.25 £21.25 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -32.94% +3.66% +17.14%
75th Percentile £19.10 £21.88 £22.00
90th Percentile £24.75 £22.25 £23.70
Central London median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -36.67% +9.76% +13.10%

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 22 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 52 (98.11%) AWS
2 22 (41.51%) Serverless
3 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (37.74%) AWS Lambda
4 20 (37.74%) CI/CD
5 18 (33.96%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (30.19%) Java
6 16 (30.19%) SQL
6 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
7 15 (28.30%) Docker
7 15 (28.30%) Data Modelling
8 14 (26.42%) Big Data
8 14 (26.42%) Apache Spark
8 14 (26.42%) Amazon Redshift
8 14 (26.42%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (26.42%) Terraform
9 13 (24.53%) DevOps
9 13 (24.53%) Kubernetes
9 13 (24.53%) ETL
9 13 (24.53%) Python
9 13 (24.53%) Finance
10 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (22.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 12 (22.64%) Relational Database
10 12 (22.64%) Kafka
11 11 (20.75%) Amazon EMR
11 11 (20.75%) RDBMS
11 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (20.75%) Talend
12 10 (18.87%) Git (software)

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 14 (26.42%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.77%) Confluence
2 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.89%) Jupyter
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Cloudability
Cloud Services
1 52 (98.11%) AWS
2 22 (41.51%) Serverless
3 20 (37.74%) AWS Lambda
4 18 (33.96%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (22.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 11 (20.75%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (15.09%) Amazon ECS
7 8 (15.09%) Amazon EKS
7 8 (15.09%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (13.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (11.32%) AWS Fargate
10 5 (9.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (9.43%) AWS Step Functions
10 5 (9.43%) Azure
10 5 (9.43%) CloudFront
11 4 (7.55%) Amazon Cognito
11 4 (7.55%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (7.55%) GitHub
11 4 (7.55%) Route 53
12 3 (5.66%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) DNS
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) Amazon RDS
1 14 (26.42%) Amazon Redshift
1 14 (26.42%) Big Data
2 12 (22.64%) Relational Database
3 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (20.75%) RDBMS
4 9 (16.98%) Amazon Athena
4 9 (16.98%) MongoDB
5 8 (15.09%) Data Vault
5 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
6 7 (13.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (13.21%) Parquet
7 6 (11.32%) Data Lake
8 5 (9.43%) Hadoop
9 3 (5.66%) Metadata
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.77%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (3.77%) Data Mart
10 2 (3.77%) Pentaho
11 1 (1.89%) Dremio
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
3 9 (16.98%) JIRA
4 6 (11.32%) GitLab
5 2 (3.77%) Maven
5 2 (3.77%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.89%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) git-flow
6 1 (1.89%) GoCD
6 1 (1.89%) JMeter
6 1 (1.89%) Postman
6 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Social Skills
3 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (11.32%) Financial Institution
4 6 (11.32%) Legal
5 3 (5.66%) Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (5.66%) Public Sector
5 3 (5.66%) Retail
6 2 (3.77%) Billing
6 2 (3.77%) Influencing Skills
6 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.89%) Advertising
7 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Data Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Talend Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.55%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (7.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Redshift Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) Kafka
2 8 (15.09%) JSON
3 6 (11.32%) Apache Avro
3 6 (11.32%) RESTful
3 6 (11.32%) XML
4 4 (7.55%) Spring
4 4 (7.55%) Swagger
5 3 (5.66%) .NET
5 3 (5.66%) gRPC
5 3 (5.66%) PySpark
6 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.77%) React
6 2 (3.77%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.89%) Express
7 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.89%) Node.js
7 1 (1.89%) Web Services
7 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Hedge funds
2 4 (7.55%) Legacy Applications
2 4 (7.55%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) CMDB
4 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.77%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.74%) CI/CD
3 15 (28.30%) Data Modelling
4 13 (24.53%) DevOps
4 13 (24.53%) ETL
5 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (18.87%) SDLC
7 9 (16.98%) Data Integration
8 8 (15.09%) Data Engineering
8 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (13.21%) Analytics
9 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
10 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (11.32%) Data Protection
10 6 (11.32%) Project Management
11 5 (9.43%) Data Architecture
11 5 (9.43%) Data Pipeline
11 5 (9.43%) Full Stack Development
11 5 (9.43%) Software Testing
12 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) Java
1 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) Python
3 4 (7.55%) Bash
4 3 (5.66%) C++
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) Scala
5 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) Groovy
6 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
1 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) Degree
3 4 (7.55%) AWS Certification
4 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.77%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) Data Quality
1 6 (11.32%) GDPR
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) IFRS
3 1 (1.89%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 15 (28.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Terraform
2 13 (24.53%) Kubernetes
3 4 (7.55%) Ansible
4 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.77%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.89%) Grafana
6 1 (1.89%) Kibana
6 1 (1.89%) Nessus
6 1 (1.89%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Talend
2 9 (16.98%) Cloudera
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) Sybase
5 1 (1.89%) VMware